Monday, August 13, 2018

City Hall Selfie Day Coming Up

Press Release

Release: Immediate
Date: August 9, 2018
Contact: Sharon Crosby, Special Events Coordinator
RE: City Hall Selfie Day

August 9, 2018 – Toccoa GA – The City of Toccoa is once again proud to participate in the 2018 City Hall Selfie Day. Taking place on Wednesday, August 15, 2018, staff of City Hall will take “selfie” photographs that will be posted on Facebook via the official Main Street Toccoa page.

The community is encouraged to come and take “selfie” photographs in front of City Hall or within the building. Show the staff at Main Street Toccoa, located on the third floor of City Hall, your “selfie” photograph to receive a free gift, while supplies last.

City Hall Selfie Day is a yearly event hosted by Engaging Local Government Leaders (ELGL) that promotes civic pride and mutual understanding between your local government employees and the citizens of this wonderful community.

For more information, please contact Sharon Crosby, Special Events Coordinator, at or via phone at 706.282.3309


Monday, August 6, 2018

Open Mic Monday Begins in September

For Immediate Release

Contact: Danita Gaudette, 706.244.0039
Date: 08/06/2018
RE: Second Annual Open Mic Monday Competition Begins

The Ritz Theatre is pleased to host the second annual free Open Mic Monday beginning on
September 17th and continuing on the third Monday of every month through to the grand finale in
January 2019. The first 12 performers to either sign up by email at
or show up at the Historic Ritz Theatre on the evening of the show before 6:30 pm will be
accepted. Only musical acts are eligible and contestants will play 2 songs or perform for 10
minutes, whichever comes first. The winning performer will get a paid gig as the opening act for
the first Ida Cox Music Series performance in June 2019.

Winners from each of the four nights will be invited back for a “Final 4” competition on January
21 st to determine the ultimate Open Mic Monday winner. The remaining dates are October 15 th ,
November 19 th , and December 17th. 

For more information about Open Mic Monday, contact Danita Gaudette, General Manager,
Historic Ritz Theatre at 706.244-0039.