Tag Archives: All Ages

Imperial Theatre Presents Wizard of Oz (Movie 1939)

Saturday, June 8th, 2019 | 1 PM – 3 PM | The Imperial Theatre

When a tornado rips through Kansas, Dorothy (Judy Garland) and her dog, Toto, are whisked away in their house to the magical land of Oz. They follow the Yellow Brick Road toward the Emerald City to meet the Wizard, and en route they meet a Scarecrow (Ray Bolger) that needs a brain, a Tin Man (Jack Haley) missing a heart, and a Cowardly Lion (Bert Lahr) who wants courage. The wizard asks the group to bring him the broom of the Wicked Witch of the West (Margaret Hamilton) to earn his help.

The event is free, but a ticket is needed for entry.
 Reserve your tickets online HERE!

Imperial Theatre Presents Superman the Movie

Saturday, March 30th, 2019 | 1 PM – 3 PM | The Imperial Theatre

Superman  is a 1978 superhero film directed by Richard Donner starring Christopher Reeve as Superman based on the DC Comics character of the same name. An international co-production between the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Panama and the United States, the film stars an ensemble cast featuring Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman, Christopher Reeve, Jeff East, Margot Kidder, Glenn Ford, Phyllis Thaxter, Jackie Cooper, Trevor Howard, Marc McClure, Terence Stamp, Valerie Perrine, Ned Beatty, Jack O’Halloran, Maria Schell, and Sarah Douglas. It depicts Superman’s origin, including his infancy as Kal-El of Krypton and his youthful years in the rural town of Smallville. Disguised as reporter Clark Kent, he adopts a mild-mannered disposition in Metropolis and develops a romance with Lois Lane, while battling the villainous Lex Luthor.

The event is free, but a ticket is needed for entry.
Reserve your tickets online HERE!

Imperial Theatre Presents E.T.

Saturday, March 9th, 2019 | 1 PM – 3 PM | The Imperial Theatre

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial is a 1982 American science fiction film produced and directed by Steven Spielberg, and written by Melissa Mathison. It features special effects by Carlo Rambaldi and Dennis Muren, and stars Henry Thomas, Dee Wallace, Peter Coyote, Robert MacNaughton, Drew Barrymore and Pat Welsh. It tells the story of Elliott (Thomas), a boy who befriends an extraterrestrial, dubbed “E.T.”, who is stranded on Earth. Elliott and his siblings help E.T. return to his home planet, while attempting to keep him hidden from the government.

The event is free, but a ticket is needed for entry.
Reserve your tickets online HERE!

Augusta Handmade Fair

Friday, November 2nd, 2018 | 5 PM – 9 PM | The Doris Building

Over 40 local artists and makers will showcase and sell their handmade items & artwork at the 8th semi-annual Augusta Handmade Fair on Friday, Nov. 2 from 5 to 9 p.m. The free event, hosted by Redemption Church, will be held in the Doris Building at 930 Broad Street.

Items for sale include art, bath & body, accessories, home decor, jewelry, gifts, holiday items and more. Attendees can shop for the holidays and may even find something for themselves.  There will be a kids area with face painting & a craft with a $1 donation. Also new this Fall there will be a food court including sandwiches, gluten free Papa Mountain bread, cookies, bubble tea, thai rolled ice cream, light up cotton candy, cupcakes, & New Moon coffee.

Vendor space for the Fall event is sold out, but interested parties can go to augustahandmadefair.com and fill out a form to be added to the contact list for the 2019 spring event.  Event proceeds benefit Sojourn Uganda.

Follow the event on Instagram @augustahandmadefair & Facebook for giveaways prior to the event and attendees can play a scavenger hunt game during the event to win prizes from the vendors.

The event is sponsored by Artsy Me, Mod Ink, Westobou, The Metro Spirit, Field, New Moon Cafe, Augusta Candle Company, The Book Tavern, Redemption Church, The JB Whites Building, & The Doris Building.

Suzuki Strings of Augusta Celebrates 40 years of Musical Excellence

 Saturday, September 8th | 6 PM – 8 PM 

Suzuki Strings of Augusta will be celebrating 40 years of musical excellence on Saturday, September 8th at 6 PM at the Augusta University Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre.

Current membership and alumni are free.
General admission tickets for the public are $5 at the door, cash or check only.  

For additional information contact gwen@suzukistringsofaugusta.com.