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    Weekend Guided Climbtime

    Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness

    EAA B-17 "Aluminum Overcast"

    • October 26, 2014
    • Location: Gwinnett Aero @ Gwinnett County Airport / Briscoe Field
    • Address: 850 Airport Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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    Take a ride on EAA’s World War II B-17 Bomber Aluminum Overcast, one of the greatest military aircraft of all time when it arrives at Gwinnett County Airport- Briscoe Field, Watch history come alive and stand in the footsteps of the bombardier, waist gunner and navigator while experiencing this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fly in one of World War II’s most magnificent aircraft. Book your flight today online at eaa.org/lawrencevilleb17 or call 1-800-359-6217 Hosted by EAA Chapter... Visit Website

    Eddie Owen Presents: Billy Jonas Band

    Billy Jonas is one of those rare performers who can engage and delight both young and adult audiences. Billy's clear tenor voice is well-suited to a plethora of venues, from intimate settings and workshop sessions to large halls and outdoor festivals. The music mixes conventional instruments (guitar, bass, marimba) with homemade creations (using buckets and barrels, keys and cans, bells and body percussion). Billy tailors both his song selection and its presentation to uniquely suit each audienc... Visit Website

    29th Annual A Tour of Southern Ghosts

    Join the Atlanta family tradition and meet professional storytellers spinning their tales of famous (and not-so-famous) Southern Ghosts along the lantern-lit paths of the Antebellum Plantation grounds at Stone Mountain Park. "A Tour of Southern Ghosts" is held during the Halloween season so the stories are a little scary, many times humorous, but never too frightening and always appropriate for young children. Each night offers a different cast of six storytellers, which means audien... Visit Website

    Braselton Antique & Holiday Festival

    This event offers a mixture of antiques, vintage items, collectibles and local artwork from dealers all over metro Atlanta and surrounding states. With more than 120 booths, the event also features outdoor gardening, ironworks, statuaries, primitives, advertising, pottery, woodworking, folk art, jewelry, glassware, textiles, rustics, up-cycle, salvage and turn-of-the-century furniture. Food includes barbecue, funnel cakes, New York Style hot dogs, pressed sandwiches and hand-dipped ice cream.

    Clybourne Park

    A Brutally funny and fiercely provocative play about race, real estate, and the volatile values of each which won nearly every honor a play can win, including the Tony Award, the Olivier Award, and the Pulitzer Prize. The play takes place in two acts 50 years apart. Act One: in 1959 nervous leaders of a well-appointed Chicago community anxiously try to stop the sale of a home to a black family. Act Two: the same house in 2009, as the now predominantly African-American neighborhood battles to hol... Visit Website

    Country Living Fair

    A Fun, Folksy & Fabulous Show & Sale of Folk Art, Antiques, "Made in America" Crafts, Art, Furniture, Home Decor & More. Meet the editors of Country Living Magazine, Seminars & How-to's, Artisan Demonstrations, Harvest & Gourmet Market, & Fall Festivities.

    EAA Chapter 690 Low Country Boil

    • October 26, 2014
    • Location: EAA 690 Chapter Hangar
    • Address: 690 Airport Road, Hanag #1, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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    Come join EAA Chapter 690 for an old fashioned Low Country Boil. This event is being held in conjunction with the visit of the WWII B-17 "Aluminum Overcast" After dinner there will be a round table discussion with local WWII veterans.

    Eddie Owen Presents: John and Jacob

    John & Jacob, born and raised in Birmingham, Alabama found their roots in the sounds of back-porch pickers and harmonies of gospel singers. After ten years of playing together, a stripped-down style emerged, leading the boys back to the basics with feel good melodies and lyrics.

    Gwinnett Ballet Theatre Presents "Dreams"

    GBT's newly formed Youth Performance Division is a group of highly talented young dancers following their DREAM! Come support them! Enjoy a Nutcracker Preview! Selections include: Blue Bird Pas de Deux, Variations from La Bayadere, Waltz of the Flowers from Nutcracker, New contemporary pieces (John Streit, Martino Sauter, Pablina Lopez, Jordan Silas)

    Harriet's House

    Directed by Sherry Ingbritsen

    Stone Mountain Park’s Pumpkin Festival

    Come out and enjoy some cooler weather at Atlanta's favorite place to celebrate the fall season. Now in it's 12th year, Stone Mountain Park's annual Pumpkin Festival has become a family favorite with kids and parents alike. Take in all of the splendor that autumn provides with attractions, fun-filled games, shows and more. Experience Spookley’s A-MAZE-ING Adventure maze! Puzzles, passages, twists and turns will keep kids guessing until they reach the exit. Pumpkinpalooza takes the stag... Visit Website

    Warrior Softball Classic

    Come out and watch Former Braves Pitcher (and Survivor contestant), John Rocker and other former Atlanta Braves players battle Military Warrior All Stars at the Inaugural Military Warrior Softball Classic. This event benefits three very worthy organizations: • Save Homeless Veterans • Georgia National Guard Family Support Foundation • Veterans SOAR

    Lawrenceville Ghost Tours

    • October 26 – 31, 2014
    • Location: Aurora Theatre
    • Address: 128 Pike Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30045
    • Venue: Aurora Theatre
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    Get in the Halloween spirit with the Lawrenceville Ghost Tours! It highlights the most vivid stories of the strange and supernatural as a costumed guide leads ghost tour groups on a 90-minute adventure through beautiful Downtown Lawrenceville. Visit the haunted old jail preserved from the 1800’s. See where the corpses flew down Honest Alley and hear other chilling tales that will send a shiver down your spine. Lawrenceville, GA Ghost Tours does not rely on bloody effects or startling patr... Visit Website

    Doors to Homes and Hope

    • October 26 – November 1, 2014
    • Location: Thrasher Park (Norcross); Sims Lake Park (Suwanee); Duluth Town Green; Sugar Hill City Hall; Bethesda Park (Lawrenceville)
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    • Categories: Arts & Culture

    When passion for the arts and purpose to build homes for families in need of adequate shelter come together, beautiful things happen. Over 100 artists have joined to share their talent to create a change for a better Gwinnett. Exhibit locations include: Norcross, Suwanee, Duluth, Lawrenceville and Sugar Hill. The artistic doors are unique hand painted works of art and available for purchase online for $100/each, proceeds benefit Gwinnett Habitat|ReStore and ArtWorks! Gwinnett. Purchased doors... Visit Website

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