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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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    Monday Dec 22, 2014

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    Eddie Owen Presents: Songwriters Open Mic

    • Starting December 22, 2014 (No End Date)
    • Location: Red Clay Theatre
    • Address: 3116 Main Street, Duluth, Duluth, GA 30096
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    On any given Monday, 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!

    Candlelight Tours

    Come celebrate the season with a candlelight tour of the 1930s McDaniel Family Farm. Step back in time with a costumed guide as you discover historic customs and traditions celebrated during the holiday season. End the tour with a delicious mug of hot chocolate or apple cider and a special holiday craft.

    Eddie Owen Presents: Joe Gransden's Big Band Holiday Show w/ special guest, Francine Reed

    Come join Joe Gransden's Smokin' 16 piece Big Band for a swingin' evening of jazz with many of your Holiday favorites. Legendary blues & jazz diva, Francine Reed, joins Joe & the Big Band in this Holiday celebration!

    Free Movie Mondays

    Free movies on the 2nd and 4th Mondays. Movies show twice daily. This week, enjoy "Polar Express"

    United Hospice Tree of Memories

    This season, the Tree of Memories will spread its love and warmth to Mall of Georgia shoppers, allowing those who have lost loved ones to share their favorite memory on a memory card and place it on the Tree of Memories.

    Lanier Islands Christmas

    • December 22 – 31, 2014
    • Location: Lanier Islands
    • Address: 7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford, GA 30518
    • Venue: Lanier Islands
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    Lanier Islands Christmas invites you and your family to celebrate the true reason for the season at the lake! Combining all the things you love about Christmas with the best traditions from our years' past, it's a celebration you won't want to miss! Drive past the animated carousel, iconic candelabra and many more holiday favorites! - Skate for FREE at our Coca Cola Polar Rink - Roast marshmallows and make s'mores at the beachside fire pits - Ride atop the Ferris Wheel and other Carnival rides... Visit Website

    SnowWorld

    • December 22 – 31, 2014
    • Location: Lanier Islands
    • Address: 7000 Lanier Islands Parkway, Buford, GA 30518
    • Venue: Lanier Islands
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    Snow is coming this winter to LanierWorld! Snow slides, speed slides, skating, carnival rides, fire pits & more! You'll also be able to enjoy all the great dining that LanierWorld has to offer! Sunset Cove is now enclosed and will feature a delicious new assortment of dishes, as well as your traditional favorites. Gianni's will be open, as well as many other places to stop, warm up with hot cocoa, and enjoy the day.

    Stone Mountain Christmas

    Christmas comes to life at Crossroads with more than 2 million lifhts, the Polar Express 4-D movie, live shows and a nightly appearance from the Snow Angel.

    Sustainable Gingerbread House Contest Exhibit

    Imagine building your dream house with all the sustainable features possible, but instead of standard building materials, it would be made out of gingerbread. Join your friends at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center for the 5th annual Sustainable Gingerbread House Contest and Exhibit. Designers are asked to create environmentally friendly houses out of edible materials that highlight sustainability and green building design. House drop off dates are November 30, December 2 & Dec... Visit Website

    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

    Snow Mountain

    Have a ball on five football fields of frosty joy, including 20 lanes of tubing. Zoom down the 400-foot hill all together in our family-sized tubes, or go it alone as a single rider. From snowman building to snowball shooting, tubing to togetherness, the moments will be frozen in time. What to Bring Don't worry about buying or lugging snow gear, all you need for your tubing and snow play fun is included in the price of admission. For the safety of all Snow Mountain's guests, only park-prov... Visit Website

    SculpTour

    • December 22, 2014 – March 31, 2015
    • Location: Suwanee SculpTour
    • Address: 330 Town Center Ave., Suwanee, GA 30024
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    • Categories: Arts & Culture

    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.

    Gwinnett Braves vs. Syracuse Chiefs

    • December 22, 2014 – May 14, 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.  

    Tuesday Dec 23, 2014

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    United Hospice Tree of Memories

    This season, the Tree of Memories will spread its love and warmth to Mall of Georgia shoppers, allowing those who have lost loved ones to share their favorite memory on a memory card and place it on the Tree of Memories.

    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!

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