FLOWERY BRANCH - The Harvest Balloon Festival is returning to Sterling on the Lake's Village Green in Flowery Branch next month.<br />
Visitors and residents alike are invited to the fourth annual event on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 1 to 8 p.m. The fall festival will include balloon rides and other family-friendly activities, with event proceeds benifiting two local charities.<br />
Admission is free and parking is $5 per car. Sterling's Village Green is located at 7005 Lake Sterling Blvd., Flowery Branch. For a complete schedule and directions, visit www.harvestballoonfestival.com or call (678) 960-0232.
Brenau University plans to hold the ceremonial opening of its new campus in Jacksonville, Florida, late today in preparation for beginning its first graduate school class in October followed by the first undergraduate program in early 2016.