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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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    Live Local Artist Musical Weekends on the Patio

    • Starting May 30, 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

    Weekend Guided Climbtime

    Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness

    Artists Talks Scott Ingram & Orion Wertz

    Artists Talks Scott Ingram & Orion Wertz

    Blues Concert & Melanoma Awareness Event

    Outdoor event benefiting Hilaire Foundation Melanoma (HFM). The Hilaire Foundation for Melanoma is bringing the top Atlanta Blues bands - JP Blues, Diane Durrett, Big Mike and the Booty Papas and Blind Cadillac - to Suwanee Town Center. In addition to Blues music, Sweetwater beer and food trucks, we will be providing free education materials on skin health and engaging presentations by prominent Atlanta dermatologists.

    Cardboard Cup Boat Race-Pirate Edition

    Construct your best looking, most creative, cardboard boat to see who can sail the mighty seas (pool)! There will even be a competition for the most swashbuckling captain (individual) or crew. All cardboard boats must be constructed before the event. Race for kids ages 6-up, regular admission fees apply; no twilight admission. Call 770-237-5647 for more information

    Chris Jones & The Night Drivers

    Show starts at 8:00pm with The Everett Family Band followed by special guest Chris Jones & The Night Drivers. Everett's Music Barn operates on donations. A $15 donation is greatly appreciated. Please remember that this is an alcohol free event.

    Duct Tape Day

    Originally meant to help WWII soldiers, Duct Tape is now a fun crafting medium, repair kit, fashion must-have and more! Everyone will make and take two original Duct Tape creations! Ages 6-up, $6/person plus bring one new roll of duct tape of your choice; register online with code LSP31445 or call 678-277-0860

    Sunset Cove Sand Series Volleyball Tournament

    • May 30, 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!

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    Sponsored by Explore Gwinnett.

    Eddie Owen Presents: An Evening with Glenn Phillips Band - 40th Anniversary Celebration

    Legendary guitarist Glenn Phillips is celebrating the 40th anniversary re-release of his first album Lost at Sea by reuniting the band that recorded it and playing the entire album live for the first time. This is the album that led famed UK entrepreneur Richard Branson to fly to Atlanta in 1975 and sign Phillips up as his first American artist to Virgin Records. Phillips will also be performing rarely played songs from his 2nd Virgin album, Swim in the Wind.

    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

    Ultimate Pool Shark Billiards Tournament

    Free of charge

    Gwinnett Braves vs. Columbus Clippers

    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: Fri, May 29 - Fireworks Friday/ Beach Night Sat, May 30 - Superhero Jersey Auction Presented by Gwinnett Medical Center/ Superhero Night Sun, May 31 - Scout Day/ Sunday Family Funday

    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

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