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May 2015
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    Sunday May 03, 2015

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    Weekend Guided Climbtime

    Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness

    #SmartWedding Bridal Show

    • May 3, 2015
    • Location: 550 Trackside
    • Address: 550 North Clayton Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30045
    • Venue: 550 Trackside
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    #SmartWedding is Penny and Mary’s wedding show that makes actually makes sense. Designed to make wedding planning easier by personalizing the bridal show experience and offering expert resources, #SmartWedding gives vendors the opportunity to interact with couples in a more intimate environment that is also an engagement celebration! The event features a wedding panel, DIY demonstration, individualized consultations, and our amazing vendors.

    NOPI Car Show

    NOPI car shows began in 1988 at a NOPI store parking lot and transitioned into a drag racing series. There are now over 7,000 vehicles in the show, over 300 vendors and up to 100,000 people.

    Pre-Cinco de Mayo Party

    Live Music, Free Food & Prizes to win at this Pre-Cinco de Mayo event! Don't miss out!

    Rebel Rousers Cat Club CFA Cat Show

    • May 3, 2015
    • Location: Gwinnett County Fairgrounds
    • Address: 2405 Sugarloaf Pkwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30045
    • Venue: Gwinnett County Fairgrounds

    Our annual cat show features a chance to see and learn about long hair, shorthair, curly hair and even bald cat breeds; cat related merchandise available for sale, adoptable kitties from rescue, and a raffle . Food available, child friendly.

    Boeing Boeing

    • May 3, 2015
    • Location: Buford Community Center - Sylvia Beard Theatre
    • Address: 2200 Buford Hwy, Buford, GA 30518
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    It's the 1960s, and swinging bachelor Bernard couldn't be happier: a flat in Paris and three gorgeous stewardesses all engaged to him without knowing about each other. But Bernard's perfect life gets bumpy when his friend Robert comes to stay and a new and speedier Boeing jet throws off all of his careful planning. Soon all three stewardesses are in town simultaneously, timid Robert is forgetting which lies to tell to whom, and catastrophe looms. Join us for this hilarious farce that will have... Visit Website

    Eddie Owen Presents: Gretchen Peters Album Release

    Winner CMA Song of the Year for "Independence Day", 2-time Grammy nominee for "Independence Day" (1995), "You Don't Even Know Who I Am" (1996) and Golden Globe nominee for "Here I Am" (2003) celebrates the release of her brand new album Blackbirds.

    Gwinnett Braves vs. Toledo Mudhens

    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: Thu, Apr 30 - Triple Play Thursday Fri, May 1 - Fireworks Friday Sat, May 2 - Star Wars Night benefits Make A Wish Sun, May 3 - Bark in the Park/ Cartoon Network Stop Bullying: Speak Up/ Sunday Family Funday

    La Raza

    • May 3, 2015
    • Location: Lanier Islands, Big Beach
    • Address: 7000 Holiday Road, Lake Lanier, GA 30518
    • Venue: Lanier Islands
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    Don't miss the 12th annual La Raza Festival at Big Beach on Lanier Islands! La Raza features features the top international and national Latin artists, Mexican dancing, and Mariachi music. Come hang out and enjoy the best way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo!

    Sense & Sensibility

    Directed by Sherry Ingbritsen

    The Hound of the Baskervilles

    'Hilarious, my dear Watson' - this is Sherlock Homes as you've never seen him before! A funny reconstruction of the 1901 classic of a Holmes spoof about a family that has been haunted for years by the curse of a horrible hound. Expect thrills, chills and side-splitting comedy. "A wonderfully BARKING SPOOF" -The Telegraph

    Come Back to the Five and Dime Jimmy Dean Jimmy

    by Ed Graczyk Directed by Rick Thompson

    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

    Monday May 04, 2015

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    Eddie Owen Presents: Songwriters Open Mic

    • Starting May 4, 2015 (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!

    Star Wars Day

    • May 4, 2015
    • Location: George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center
    • Address: 55 Buford Highway, Suwanee, GA 30024
    • Venue: George Pierce Park
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    May the fourth be with you!  A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away... we'll bring the first showing in the Star Wars series leading up to the new release of the saga "The Force Awakens" in December. Light refreshments available. All ages, must pre-register by 5/1; register online with code: GPP32402 or call 678-277-0910.

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