clear
Monday May 25th, 2015 3:31AM

Braselton Antique & Garden Festival set for April 25-27

By Staff
BRASELTON - The largest ever Antique & Garden Festival opens Friday, April 25, and runs through Sunday, April 27, in the Braselton Park.<br /> <br /> One hundred twenty-five vendors will offer an array of products, food and beverage, entertainment and collectibles. Admission and parking are free.<br /> <br /> Vendors include vintage jewelry, DIY home décor, upcycling, primitives, advertising and sports memorabilia, furniture, art, stained glass, work and nurseries will offer house and garden plants, shrubs, trees and advice for all homes.<br /> <br /> Food will be aplenty at the three-day festival including old-fashioned sodas, BBQ, kettle corn, funnel cakes, pork skins, beverages, gyros, home-canned jellies & jams, cakes and breads.<br /> <br /> New to the festival will be introductions to pet adoptions by Fur Kids and a blood drive by Life South.<br /> <br /> Festival hours are Friday (noon-7), Saturday (9-6) and Sunday (10-5). The Braselton Park is in the town's historic downtown, one mile east of Exit 129 @ I-85. Additional information is posted at www.downtownbraselton.com .<br />
© Copyright 2015 AccessNorthGa.com
All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without permission.
Grass fire impacts rush hour traffic on 985
Rush hour traffic on I-985 was slowed by a grass fire Wednesay afternoon with one lane closed while firefighters fought the blaze.
10:19PM ( 4 months ago )
Judge denies motions to move, delay Tsarnaev trial
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to overturn a judge's decision to not move his upcoming trial out of state.
10:02PM ( 4 months ago )
Sheriff: Man shot 2 on I-85 because he wanted car
A 22-year-old man shot two people who stopped to give him a ride on Interstate 85 in South Carolina on Christmas Eve because he wanted their car to drive to Georgia, a sheriff said Wednesday.
5:21PM ( 4 months ago )
Local/State News
Palestinians push ahead in pursuit of war crimes charges against Israel
Stung by a resounding defeat in the U.N. Security Council, the Palestinians announced Wednesday that they joined the International Criminal Court to pursue war crimes charges against Israel.
1:57PM ( 4 months ago )
State DOT awards $48M contract for NE Ga. road project
The state Department of Transportation has awarded a $47.8 million contract for nine miles of work on a northeast Georgia road.
9:37AM ( 4 months ago )
Applications for US jobless aid rise
More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, but the number of applications continues to be at historically low levels.
9:23AM ( 4 months ago )
Business News
Author to sign new Cobb book at museum in Royston
Ty Cobb or the Georgia Peach has a posthumous legacy of having been a surly guy.
6:34PM ( 8 hours ago )
Body found in Chattahoochee River identified
Forsyth County authorities identified the body pulled from the Chattahoochee River late Saturday afternoon.
By Staff
5:13PM ( 10 hours ago )
Boat Sinks near Van Pugh Park
A boat sank near Van Pugh Park Sunday. 7 persons were on board. There were no injuries.
2:14PM ( 13 hours ago )
Memorial Day events around North Georgia
Memorial Day means the beginning of summer for many families, as well as the celebration of those who gave their lives to defend our country. Below is a list of events in the area to celebrate the Memorial Day weekend.
12:24PM ( 15 hours ago )
Winder police bust marijuana grow operation
A illegal marijuana grow operation was uncovered in Winder last Wednesday, leading to the arrests of five people.
6:58AM ( 20 hours ago )