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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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    Wednesday May 27, 2015

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    Celebrating and Serving Our Veterans

    • May 27, 2015
    • Location: 1818 Club - Gwinnett Chamber Building
    • Address: 6500 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth, GA 30097
    • Venue: 1818 Club

    The Community Foundation for Northeast Georgia invites you to join them in honoring Memorial Day week with a special program that celebrates veterans in our community and spotlights the great programs they offer to serve veterans unique needs. Come meet WWII Veteran Hank Freedman and hear his powerful story of Patriotism, Freedom and Faith. Learn how our community is actively serving our servicemen and women every day through the Gwinnett Coalition's new Veterans Resource Center. No cost to a... Visit Website

    Sprinkler Day

    Bring your kids to play in the sprinklers at Lilburn City Park!

    Eddie Owen Presents: Dan Navarro + Phil Madeira + Chuck McDowell (Workshop & Concert)

    Dan Navarro (of Lowen & Navarro) + Phil Madeira + Chuck McDowell (Workshop & Concert) For over thirty years, Dan Navarro has written, sung, played and acted his way through a rich and varied career. Dan started his career as a songwriter, often with Eric Lowen, for artists as diverse as Pat Benatar (the Grammy-nominated "We Belong") ,The Bangles, Jackson Browne, Keb' Mo', Dave Edmunds, The Temptations, Dionne Warwick, Dutch superstar Marco Borsato, The Triplets, Austin outla... Visit Website

    Gwinnett Braves vs. Lehigh Valley Ironpigs

    • May 27 – 28, 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: Mon, May 25 - Meal Deal Monday Tue, May 26 - Two-for-Tuesday Wed, May 27 - Kids Eat Free/ Baseball Bingo Thu, May 28 - Triple Play Thursday

    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

    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

    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.

    Spring Exhibits

    "Awakening," Spring Juried Members' Exhibition

    Stone Mountain Park’s Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision®

    • May 27 – August 2, 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

    Wednesday Wind Down - Food Trucks

    Food trucks offering a variety of cuisines in rotation with music and fun at the park. Trucks located on Bostic Street. There will be fun food, live music, volleyball and a splash pad. Chill out, leave the pots and pans in the sink and enjoy a mid-week break dinner in the park.

    Wine Down Wednesday At ArtBar

    Join us at ArtBar for Wine Down Wednesday for wine specials, light appetizer pairings and live music from 6 to 9. ArtBar, a gastro pub infused with local fare and libations, provides a contemporary Southern restaurant with signature dishes and cocktails, installations by local artists, and entertainment every Wednesday.

    Thursday May 28, 2015

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    Children's Playhouse: Heroes I have Known

    Juggling Show with Ron Anglin

    Eddie Owen Presents: Buddy Jewell

    Buddy is the season one winner of USA Network's hit show, Nashville Star. His self-titled debut album was certified Gold, selling over 500,000 copies, and garnered back-to-back top 3 hits with "Help Pour Out the Rain", which was the highest charting debut single since 1990, and "Sweet Southern Comfort". His follow-up album saw much success as well with hits such as "If She Were Any Other Woman"

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