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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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    Thursday Oct 30, 2014

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    Mall-wide Trick-or-Treating Event (Sugarloaf Mills)

    Participating stores will have a pumpkin in their window! Come dressed in your Halloween best and enjoy a warm, safe trick-or-treating environment. For the safety and security for all, no toy weapons, masks, hoods or hoodies covering the head and face will be allowed. Costumes only during event hours.

    Duluth's Thirsty Thursday

    Every week, the shops and restaurants in Downtown Duluth will offer specials from 6pm-8pm. Please check each week to see the current week's specials!

    Kidgits Boo Bash!

    • October 30, 2014
    • Location: Sugarloaf Mills - Food Court
    • Address: 5900 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    • Venue: Sugarloaf Mills
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    Halloween is here and Sugarloaf Mills is inviting all little ghouls, goblins and boo'tiful princesses to come have a spooktacular time at the Kidgits Halloween event. For the safety and security for all, no toy weapons, masks, hoods or hoodies covering the head and face will be allowed. Costumes only during event hours.

    Lawrenceville Ghost Tours

    • October 30 – 31, 2014
    • Location: Aurora Theatre
    • Address: 128 Pike Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30045
    • Venue: Aurora Theatre
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    Get in the Halloween spirit with the Lawrenceville Ghost Tours! It highlights the most vivid stories of the strange and supernatural as a costumed guide leads ghost tour groups on a 90-minute adventure through beautiful Downtown Lawrenceville. Visit the haunted old jail preserved from the 1800’s. See where the corpses flew down Honest Alley and hear other chilling tales that will send a shiver down your spine. Lawrenceville, GA Ghost Tours does not rely on bloody effects or startling patr... Visit Website


    A collection of original short plays that cast a spell.

    Doors to Homes and Hope

    • October 30 – November 1, 2014
    • Location: Thrasher Park (Norcross); Sims Lake Park (Suwanee); Duluth Town Green; Sugar Hill City Hall; Bethesda Park (Lawrenceville)
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    • Categories: Arts & Culture

    When passion for the arts and purpose to build homes for families in need of adequate shelter come together, beautiful things happen. Over 100 artists have joined to share their talent to create a change for a better Gwinnett. Exhibit locations include: Norcross, Suwanee, Duluth, Lawrenceville and Sugar Hill. The artistic doors are unique hand painted works of art and available for purchase online for $100/each, proceeds benefit Gwinnett Habitat|ReStore and ArtWorks! Gwinnett. Purchased doors... Visit Website

    Natural Expressions

    A juried art show, held at the Tannery Row Artists Colony, a visual arts center housing over 17 artists with galleries and studios. 


    • October 30 – November 2, 2014
    • Location: Live Arts Theatre (Inside Gwinnett Place Mall)
    • Address: 2100 Pleasant Hill Rd, Duluth, GA 30096
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    • Categories: Arts & Culture

    Professor Van Helsing and his brave comrades must hunt down and destroy the profoundly evil Count Dracula. But the Count is exceedingly resourceful, employing superhuman strength, psychic powers, and shape-changing to confound and frustrate his antagonists. Culminating in a wild and shocking confrontation between the King of Vampires and those who would rid the world of him, this adaptation is an action-packed, blood-soaked retelling of Bram Stoker's classic tale of horror. Note: Due to infrequ... Visit Website

    15th Annual Stone Mountain Park Indian Festival & Pow-Wow

    Native Americans from across the United States  and Central America gather to compete in dance and drum competitions. Primitive skill educators demonstrate fire making, basket weaving, hide tanning, cooking traditions, storytelling wildlife presentations and more. Parents and children can participate in interactive experiences. Also, be sure to check out the artist market for great souvenirs and gifts. Great for field trips.  Pets are not allowed.

    Netherworld Haunted House

    • October 30 – November 2, 2014
    • Location: Netherworld
    • Address: 6624 Dawson Blvd., Norcross, GA 30093
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    NETHERWORLD Haunted House, Atlanta's Ultimate Haunted House, is not only one of the scariest haunted houses in Georgia and the Southeast, but one of the Top Haunted Houses in the Nation. For 16 years this intense, cutting edge, multi story, multi attraction haunted event has thrilled and terrified visitors...regularly garnering national attention from the likes of CNN, AOL, the Wall Street Journal, and Hauntworld Magazine. Created by film and television professionals, NETHERWORLD is also notable... Visit Website

    Blurred Lines: Contemporary Self-Taught Meets the Masters

    INCLUDING WORKS BY... Some of the modern masters include: Benny Andrews, Salvador Dalí, Alberto Giacometti Wassily Kandinsky, Roy Lichtenstein, Peter Max, Pablo Picasso, Robert Rauschenberg and more! Self-Taught artists include: Howard Finster, Eddie Arning, Richard Burnside, Thornton Dial Sr., Ab the Flagman Sybil Gibson, Madge Gill, Lonnie Holley, Toby Ivey, Charles Kinney Purvis Young and more!

    Blurred Lines: Contemporary Self-Taught Meets the Masters, curated by Tina Cox

    Blurred Lines: "Contemporary Self-Taught Meets the Masters" Curated by Tina Cox. Includes works by modern masters: Benny Andrews, Salvador Dali, Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg and others. Self-taught artists include Sybil Gibson, Lonnie Holley, Nellie Mae Rowe, Eddie Arning and others. Special recognition of Rev. Howard Finster.

    Tech City - Engineering and the Environment

    Solve the kinds of real-world problems that engineers face! Meet the challenges by using an engineering approach that includes designing, building, testing and modifying. Dam the creek, tile the plaza, shake your building, and more! Tech City is sponsored locally by Holtkamp Heating and Air Conditioning

    The Hudgens 3rd Annual Juried Member's Exhibition

    The Hudgens 3rd Annual Juried Member's Exhibition Artwork from thirty member artists on display in the Georgia Gallery. Reception Oct 30th, 6-8 pm. Elizabeth H. Peterson the Director of the Oglethorpe University Museum of Art will be the juror. Peterson earned her undergraduate degree at Wells College and a Master of Science, with a concentration in both art history and conservation, from Pratt Institute.


    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.

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