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May 2015
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    Friday May 29, 2015

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    Cosmic Climbing

    Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness and free pizza!

    Family Fun Fridays

    Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness and free pizza!

    Live Local Artist Musical Weekends on the Patio

    • Starting May 29, 2015 (No End Date)
    • Location: Hi Life Restaurant
    • Address: 3380 Holcomb Bridge Road, Norcross, GA 30092
    • Venue: Hi Life Restaurant
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    We will feature music every Friday and Saturday at Hi Life Friday: 6pm-9pm and Raw Bar Saturday: 7pm-10 & Prime Rib feature

    Toddler Fridays

    Drop in anytime between the hours of 10:30am and 1pm for some storybook time and a hands on activity with your little one. Ages 1-4.

    Bogan Kids Club - Aloha to Summer

    "Schools Out For Summer" - welcome summer back at this kid's night out with swimming, dinner, games, snacks, crafts and fun! Bring your swimsuit, towel, and change of clothes.  Ages 6-12. Must pre-register by 5/26 online with code: BOP31440 or call 678-277-0850 or 678-277-0854.

    Tunes by the Tracks

    Tunes by the Tracks is a free concert series held each Friday night in May from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. in Stone Mountain Village. Concerts will be held in the Municipal Parking lot and will feature a number of well-known artists. The concerts are free. Beer and wine will be available for sale. Lawn chairs are encouraged. May 1 - Davin McCoy May 8 - Caroline Aiken May 15 - Diane Durrett and Melissa "Junebug" Massey May 22 - Jimmy Harris and Friends May 29 - Andrew Black

    Trolley Stop Cabaret: Theresa Hightower

    The Cabaret will feature Atlanta Legend Theresa Hightower performing jazz, blues and showtunes accompanied by Atlanta favorite S. Renee Clark. Dinner menu available at our Food Tent in the ART Station parkin glot beginning at 7pm. Drinks and desserts are available inside.  Reservations for Cabaret are required.

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    Incredi"Ball" Garden Art

    Celebrate National Garden Month by creating your own garden treasures. Bring a bowling ball to get the creative ball rolling and we'll supply everything else for a unique art piece! (You're welcome to bring additional items to personalize your art.) All art will be displayed in the Hidden Courtyard through the end of May; or you may donate it for permanent display. All pieces will be judged for awards. All ages. $11/art piece, register with online code PVP11420 or call 678-277-0920

    Gwinnett Braves vs. Columbus Clippers

    • May 29 – 31, 2015
    • Location: Coolray Field
    • Address: One Braves Ave., Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    • Venue: Coolray Field
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    The Atlanta Braves AAA affiliate, the Gwinnett Braves, plays baseball in their 10,000 seat state-of-the-art Coolray Field on Buford Drive in Lawrenceville, less than 5 minutes from I-85 and the Mall of Georgia. Promotion Schedule: Fri, May 29 - Fireworks Friday/ Beach Night Sat, May 30 - Superhero Jersey Auction Presented by Gwinnett Medical Center/ Superhero Night Sun, May 31 - Scout Day/ Sunday Family Funday

    Hands on a Hardbody

    Regional Premiere with music by Phish's Trey Anastasio. Inspired by the true events of the acclaimed 1997 documentary of the same name, this new musical is infused with a soulful rockabilly score. Hands On A Hardbody is the hilarious, hard-fought contest deep in the heart of Texas, where only one winner can drive away with the American dream. 10 contestants. 4 days. 1 truck.


    What happens when you give varied artists only a word and ask them to create something? Well an amazing and diverse show, that invites the viewer to Walk the Line! On May 2 Tannery Row Artist Colony invites all to the reception and opening of "Lines" an exposition of Tannery and juried local artists who interpret the idea of Lines. The exhibition will be juried and judged by Deborah Burnhart, the esteemed Director of Kudzu Art Zone, and the works will be available for viewing until... Visit Website

    Onion Man Productions: Summer Harvest 2015, Inside Out

    A collection of 10-minute plays that explore inside of attics and out on rooftops. What might be found in an attic or on a roof? Zombie Farm Animals, The Second Coming, A Diaper Relay, Cheerleaders and a good bit more!

    2015 Hudgens Prize Finalist’s Exhibition

    Bethany Collins Scott Ingram Rylan Steele Orion Wertz

    The Art of Theatrical Design: Aurora Theatre's Sets & Costumes

    "This exhibition explores the process of the artistic vision behind the phenomenal sets, detailed costuming and props that transport theatregoers into the world of actors. The technical design and construction of each production starts with a pen and paper and goes from there. This exhibit is a wonderful exploration of the detail and the craft behind technical theatre," Hudgens Center Executive Director Teresa Osborn said in a press release.

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