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    Live Local Artist Musical Weekends on the Patio

    • Starting October 25, 2014 (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

    Weekend Guided Climbtime

    Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness

    14th Annual Eagle's Nest Invitational Marching Band Competition

    • October 25, 2014
    • Location: Collins Hill High School
    • Address: 50 Taylor Road, Suwanee, GA 30024
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    Come see 15 high school marching bands from around the state of Georgia perform their spectacular shows! Event to be held in the football stadium; parking is free. Opening ceremonies commence at 3:00P. There will be concessions, t-shirt, button and jewelry vendors, as well as a huge bake sale with homemade goodies made by members of the Screamin' Eagle Marching Band!

    AuburnFEST and Halloween Event

    • October 25, 2014
    • Location: Downtown Auburn
    • Address: 1134 6th Avenue, Auburn, GA 30011
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    Costume contest for children ages 5-12. Must be a homemade costume, so use your immagination. Prizes to be given out.

    Haunted Halloween Festival

    • October 25, 2014
    • Location: Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center
    • Address: 4651 Britt Road, Norcross, GA 30093
    • Venue: Lucky Shoals Park
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    It's a spooktacular Halloween festival complete with crafts, games, costume contest, haunted house, hay ride and more! For older kids there is a walk-through dark attraction filled with live actors, amazing special effects and incredible monsters! All ages, must pre-register online with code: LSCC14340 or call 678-277-0860.

    Howl-O-Ween Costume Party

    • October 25, 2014
    • Location: Bogan Park Community Center
    • Address: 2723 North Bogan Road, Buford, GA 30519
    • Venue: Bogan Park
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    Everyone loves a costume party even the dogs! Bring your precious pooched dressed in their Halloween Costume for a fun filled party. Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes! $8.00 per dog.

    7th Annual Daffy's Day Celebration

    This annual fall celebration includes: Pets/Kids Costume Contests (Awards) Petting Zoo (including reptiles) Bounce House Food/Business Vendors Pet Adoptions Dog Agility/Training Demos Live Music Silent Auction & Raffle Prizes Car Show Well behaved, leashed dogs are welcome! Atlanta's very own dog whisperer, Angie Woods, Owner of U.S. Canine, will be leading our inaugural 'Hike for Hungry Pets.' All proceeds benefit the Hungry Pets Club. Festivities include: low-cost pet vaccinations and mi... Visit Website

    Adam Craig

    Peachtree Entertainment presents Adam Craig w/ special guests Shane Lee, Jon Langston, and Gannon Adams! 18+

    Aurora Comedy Nights: Brent Starr featuring Julie Osborne

    Headliner Brent Starr featuring Julie Osborne. October is Gay Pride Month in Atlanta, so Aurora Theatre is presenting a night of comedy featuring some of the very best LGBT comedians in the region, including Headliner Brent Star, the two-time winner of the GA VOICE award for Best Comedian (2013 & 2014). Sponsored by Explore Gwinnett.

    Children's Playhouse: Halloween Magic Show

    In what has become an Aurora Children's Playhouse holiday tradition, the Halloween Magic Show returns for a 6th year with Atlanta magician Arthur Atsma. The Halloween Magic Show will be presented the Saturday before Halloween, October 25. Arthur Atsma will amaze and amuse folks of all ages with a show filled with captivating sleight of hand magic, audience interaction and comedy. It's not necessarily magic, but Arthur Atsma has a way of making tickets disappear, therefore reservations are stron... Visit Website

    Diwali 2014 - The Festival Of Light

    Join the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir to celebrate Diwali 2014 - The Festival of Lights with your friends and family. BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Lilburn, GA hosts the largest Diwali and Hindu New Year celebrations in the state. Open to one and all, the celebrations are an opportunity for the whole family to enjoy the traditions, colors and rich culture of the Hindu faith. Diwali. the festival of lights, is one of the most important and colorful festivals of the Hindu calendar. It will b... Visit Website

    Dracula: Come Into The Night

    • October 25, 2014
    • Location: The Black Box at Southern Performing Arts Academy
    • Address: 3315 Sugarloaf Parkway, Suite 16, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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    The story begins when unknown creatures begin to come alive before your very eyes. The question is: where will they pop up next? Behind you, in front of you, next to you, above you, you will not know what to expect when Dracula brings all of the unimaginable to life. Do you fill the cold breath on your neck? Did something just run across your feet? What is Dracula trying to bring to life? Maybe it is something that is going to come after you in the night, maybe it is something that is going to H... Visit Website

    Eddie Owen Presents: Songwriters In-the-Round w/ Janet McLaughlin, Pat Alger & Pierce Pettis

    Janet McLaughlin, Pat Alger, Pierce Pettis

    Fall Walk

    Examine the beautiful changing colors and experience crisp temperatures as you explore the trails at McDaniel Farm. Discover the local trees that make up the farm landscape and gather leaves for a hands-on activity. Fun for the whole family or Scout groups!

    GCPL Presents: Bestselling Children’s Author Danny Schnitzlein

    • October 25, 2014
    • Location: Gwinnett County Public Library, Five Forks Branch
    • Address: 2780 Five Forks Trickum Rd, Lawrenceville, GA 30044
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    • Categories: Arts & Culture

    Gwinnett Library in partnership with The Southern Breeze region of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators presents a FREE writer’s workshop “Perfecting your Picture Book!" Danny Schnitzlein will share his publication journey of THE MONSTER WHO ATE MY PEAS and the steps to take your picture book idea from words on a page to a submission-ready manuscript! This workshop will include critique, so bring your own picture book story for feedback. Books will be availabl... Visit Website

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