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    Weekend Guided Climbtime

    Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness

    Sunset Cove Sand Series Volleyball Tournament

    • August 2, 2015
    • Location: Lanier Islands, Sunset Cove
    • Address: 7000 Holiday Road, Lake Lanier, GA 30518
    • Venue: Lanier Islands
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    Come watch entertaining and action-packed volleyball games as semi-pros compete in a tournament at Sunset Cove!

    Trains, Trucks & Tractors

    2 Trains, Trucks & Tractors • Temporary caboose tattoos • Exhibits of tractors and trucks with a mixture of current and antique equipment. • Hayrides • Food • Craft corner for kids to create a souvenir to take home Previous participating exhibits include: o UPS - current generation hybrid vehicle o Cumming Antique Power Association members - Antique tractors o International Harvester Collectors Chapter 29 - Antique Tractors o MARTA o West Ga 2 Cyl club me... Visit Website

    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

    NASA

    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

    • August 2, 2015
    • Location: Buford Community Center - Sylvia Beard Theatre
    • Address: 2200 Buford Hwy, Buford, GA 30518
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    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

    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®

    • August 02 – 08, 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

    Eddie Owen Presents: Songwriters Open Mic

    On any given Sunday, you'll get to hear some touring performing songwriters, some local touring songwriters home from the road, some local songwriters that don't tour, some up and comers working on their chops, some amateurs that will never tour, and sometimes, someone that you can look back and say, "I heard them when"...but be guaranteed, it'll be an entertaining evening!

    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.

    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.

    Monday Aug 03, 2015

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    Gwinnett Braves vs. Rochester Red Wings

    • August 03 – 06, 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, Aug 3 - Meal Deal Monday Tue, Aug 4 - Two-for-Tuesday Wed, Aug 5 - Kids Eat Free/ Baseball Bingo Thu, Aug 6 - Triple Play Thursday

    Stone Mountain Park’s Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision®

    • August 03 – 08, 2015
    • Location: Stone Mountain Park - Memorial Lawn
    • Address: U.S. Highway 78 East, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    • Venue: Stone Mountain Park
    • Visit Website

    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

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