The first annual We Heart the Arts Festival at Troup High School will be one of the main events this weekend at LaGrange.
With a warm weekend ahead, there are plenty of other activities to do.
The festival, which will take place at Troup High School from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, will feature a number of activities including a car show, silent auction, pet show, food trucks and several arts and crafts vendors. Entrance to the festival is $1 and can be paid upon arrival. All proceeds will go to support the Troup High Drama program and fund next year’s festival.
Also on Saturday, Danielle Thorne will talk about her new novel, A Promise for His Daughter, at Pretty Good Books at 1 p.m. Thorne is a novelist from Atlanta.
The Troup–Coweta Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. will host their sixth annual Bow Ties & Pearls “An Evening of R&B and Soul” at the Sweetland Amphitheater on Saturday at 6 p.m. The show will feature R&B and soul bands such as Soul Therapy, Shantavia Nichole & The Brown Sugar Experience and The PR Experience. Tickets can be purchased online at https://www.sweetlandamp.com/events/bow-ties-pearls/ or at the Sweetland box office.