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Cirque Du Soleil - Varekai
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Continuous Threads: 200 Years of Georgia Textiles
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    Thursday Jul 30, 2015

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    Munch-able Masterpieces

    Create edible art and crafty creations for a fun summer night out! Bring the whole family to construct their own dinner and dessert, as well as making project to take home. All ages; $7/person, must pre-register by 7/27/15 online with code:PVP21405 or call 678-277-0920

    Cirque Du Soleil - Varekai

    A captivating forest inhabited by whimsical and enchanted creatures. Show Times: 7/29/15 - 7:30pm 7/30/15 - 7:30pm 7/31/15 - 4pm; 7:30pm 8/1/15 - 4pm; 7:30pm 8/2/15 - 1:30pm; 5pm

    Steel Magnolias

    • July 30 – August 2, 2015
    • Location: Buford Community Center - Sylvia Beard Theatre
    • Address: 2200 Buford Hwy, Buford, GA 30518
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    • Categories: Arts & Culture

    The action is set in Truvy's beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are "anybody" come to have their hair done. Helped by her eager new assistant, Annelle (who is not sure whether or not she is still married), the outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses shampoos and free advice to the town's rich curmudgeon, Ouiser, ("I'm not crazy, I've just been in a bad mood for forty years"); an eccentric millionaire, Miss Clairee, who has a raging sweet tooth; ... Visit Website

    Summer at the Rock

    • July 30 – August 2, 2015
    • Location: Stone Mountain Park, Cross Roads
    • Address: U.S. Highway 78 East, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    • Venue: Stone Mountain Park
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    Summer at the Rock includes adventure and excitement for every member of the family. From fun-filled attractions to special summer entertainment and the nightly Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision®, it's the perfect destination for you and your family to unplug and reconnect this summer. Experience all of Stone Mountain Park's exciting attractions daily during Summer at the Rock. Challenge yourself on SkyHike, the nation's largest family adventure course, or cool off and play in the sp... Visit Website

    Stone Mountain Park’s Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision®

    • July 30 – August 8, 2015
    • Location: Stone Mountain Park - Memorial Lawn
    • Address: U.S. Highway 78 East, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    • Venue: Stone Mountain Park
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    This not-to-be-missed Atlanta tradition promises to wow your family with state-of the-art digital graphics and awe-inspiring laser show effects. The newly updated show will feature More Lights at the base of the mountain shining up like fingers of light showcasing the 825 foot mountainside. More Lasers will make you feel as if you are immersed in the show as an overhead laser canopy and laser mirror bounce shots from all directions on the lawn create the effect of lasers jumping over the crowd... Visit Website

    Gwinnett Community Market

    • July 30 – August 27, 2015
    • Location: Northview Church
    • Address: 2000 Gravel Springs Road, Buford, GA 30519
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    GEORGIA'S LARGEST WEEKLY INDOOR FARMERS MARKET OF INDEPENDENT FARMERS, ARTISANS & CHEFS . . . Providing the freshest, locally-grown food, and unique hand-made arts and crafts to the communities of Metro Atlanta. Conveniently located in the North Atlanta Trade Center in Norcross, the Gwinnett Community Market brings you the best from local farmers, artisans and chefs: Just-picked produce from local farms Grass-fed beef, pastured pork, free-range chickens & eggs Freshly-baked breads a... Visit Website

    Continuous Threads: 200 Years of Georgia Textiles

    Discover traditional, southeastern domestic textiles together with contemporary artworks created by artists currently living and working in the region. Enjoy a history of textiles in Georgia and learn how textiles and fiber touch all points of human life. View over 50 works of contemporary fiber arts and historic artifacts while exploring interactive hands-on stations where visitors learn to weave, cross-stitch, design a quilt and much more. Exhibit provided by the Southeast FiberArtsAllianc... Visit Website

    Memphis

    The birth of Rock ‘n' Roll in the South happened in Memphis but there is a lot more to this story than Graceland. Inspired by true events, pioneering disc jockey Huey Calhoun moves this iconic sound from radio to TV. Winner of the 2010 Tony Award for Best Musical. A Co-production with Theatrical Outfit.

    Fräbel’s Seven Sins and Virtues

    Sculptures by Atlanta artist Hans Godo Fräbel, considered one of the founding fathers of modern flame glass art, will be on exhibit at Suwanee City Hall June 19-September 1. This represents the first time that all 14 sculptures in Fräbel's The Seven Sins and Virtues collection will be exhibited in its entirety. The artworks will be displayed on both the first and second floors of City Hall and will be available for viewing from 8:00-5:00 Monday-Friday.

    The Cup Show: The Hudgens 1st National Juried & Invitational Cup Exhibition

    Currently calling for entries! Deadline: May 15 (postmarked / emailed / hand delivered to The Hudgens on this date by 5pm).

    SculpTour

    Public Art Encounter. Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit. Cool & cutting edge, Suwanee's SculpTour exhibit encompasses 14 pieces, as well as 8 additional permanent exhibits. This walkable outdoor exhibit of original sculptures is centered around Suwanee's Town Green, a great place for lunch, a drink, or just spending the day at the park.

    Friday Jul 31, 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 July 31, 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.

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