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    The Explore Gwinnett Calendar of Events is THE place to find out what there is to do in Gwinnett. Whether you are looking for a great family festival, free and inexpensive things to do, arts and theatre performances or the latest great concert at The Arena.....this is the place to find it. From free movies, concerts and festivals in Gwinnett's downtowns to the G-Braves, and Gwinnett Gladiators schedules to holiday happenings - you won't find more Gwinnett County events anywhere else. 

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    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.

    Eddie Owen Presents: LuKas - Romantic Saxophonist Showcase

    Live @ Red Clay Music Foundry

    Summer Concert Series: Walrus

    Walrus will be rocking out Thrasher Park. Bring chairs, a cooler (no glass, please) and come chill. Local eateries are jazzing things up with some delish chef specials to-go that make it a perfect date night, girl's night out, or singles mingle. During the band breaks, take an easy stroll and check out the deals in our downtown shops!

    Aurora Comedy Nights: Steve Mingolla featuring Greg Behrens & Swift

    Club Comedy on the Square Steve Mingolla featuring Greg Behrens & Swift with host Katie Causey. Sponsored by Explore Gwinnett.

    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

    Gwinnett Center International Film Festival

    This festival celebrates the efforts of local, independent filmmakers, while providing awareness of filmmakers from across the country and internationally. This festival is open to filmmakers of any age. For the third annual international film festival, a new category of animation has been added to include awards for Best Animated Short Film and Best Direction of an Animated Short Film. Additionally, there will be more dedicated networking events, workshops and panel discussions throughout th... Visit Website


    With race and high-performance street cars you will see great competition and variety! From Endurance Challenges, Spec Miata, American Iron, to Thunder and Lightning Sprint races, NASA has something for everyone to enjoy!

    Steel Magnolias

    • July 31 – 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 31 – 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 31 – 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

    Lilburn Farmers Market

    • July 31 – August 28, 2015
    • Location: Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church
    • Address: 1400 Killian Hill Rd., Lilburn, GA 30047
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    Rain or shine! Discover a wide variety of locally grown & produced products at the Lilburn Farmer's Market. Each week, peruse vendors selling seasonal fruits and vegetables, herbs, preserves/jellies, whole grain breads, milk, cheese, meats, salsas, pastas, handcrafted soaps and tasty baked goodies. Enjoy a sample or two as you make your way through the market. July 24 Cooking with Essential Oils with Angelina Leong Gwinnett County Extension Night. Little Free Library sponsored by Lilb... Visit Website

    Memory Awakened – Art Exhibit

    Gallery Members exhibition at Kudzu Art Zone

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