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    Weekend Guided Climbtime

    Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness

    Gwinnett County Public Library Presents Captain & NYT Bestselling Author Luis Carlos Montalvan

    • September 21, 2014
    • Location: Georgia Gwinnett College
    • Address: 1000 University Center Lane, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
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    • Categories: Arts & Culture

    LUIS CARLOS MONTALVÁN, 17-year veteran of the U.S. Army, is the New York Times bestselling author of Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him. Captain Montalván was decorated with numerous awards including two Bronze Stars, the Purple Heart, the Army Commendation Medal for Valor, and the Combat Action Badge. He received the 2011 Invisible Hero Honors Award (IDA) for his efforts to educate the public about trauma and the real experiences of veterans an... Visit Website

    Queen of Hearts Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary in Buford

    • September 21, 2014
    • Location: Queen of Hearts Antiques & Interiors
    • Address: 4124 GA Highway 20, Buford, GA 30518
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    Queen of Hearts celebrates 10 Year Anniversary in their Buford location beginning Thursday, September 18! Enter our drawing for TEN $100 Gift certificates. Many Dealers will be having Boothwide Sales. Antique Appraisal Fair to be held under the tent on Saturday, September 20, from 11 to 3 pm. Join us for BBQ catered by Moonie's Texas BBQ on Sunday, September 21, from 4 to 7 pm. Winners will be announced on Sunday during BBQ. You do not have to be present to win!

    Gwinnett County Fair

    One of Georgia's largest fairs with rides, games, fun houses, pageants, fair food and live entertainment.


    JapanFest is the largest Japanese festival in the Southeast, typically drawing crowds of 19,000+ over two days, and features performances of traditional and modern Japanese dance, music, martial arts, workshops and a rich variety of exhibitions and vendors. No matter what your talent or expertise, there are numerous ways to be involved in the festival.

    Suwanee Fest

    Suwanee Day has a new name...Suwanee Fest! THis festival still has the same great family activities, music, vendors and food!


    Motorcycle Roadracing is the foremost place to develop talent in the sport of motorcycle Roadracing. The legacy of Pro riders on a National and World level is legendary. All events are run by WERA Motorcycle Roadracing and they go coast to coast offering entry level racing with the Pirelli/WERA Sportsman Series as well as a Pro- Am Series with the Michelin/WERA National Challenge Series which includes the only traveling Endurance Series in the US using the World Endurance platform for most of th... Visit Website

    Western & English Atlanta Trade Show

    WEA is the second largest market that showcases traditional Western wear and equipment from many of the country's major Western and English manufacturers including Stetson, Wrangler, Justin and Ariat. WEA is open to buyers of any legitimate retail establishment desiring to purchase wholesale products for resale in their respective stores. WEA draws retailers from the Southeastern United States to Ohio, New Jersey and Puerto Rico.

    Beyond Words: Calligraphic Work by the Atlanta Friends of the Alphabet

    • September 21 – 27, 2014
    • Location: The Hudgens Center for the Arts
    • Address: 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Bldg 300, Duluth, GA 30097
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    • Categories: Arts & Culture

    Beyond Words: Calligraphic Work by the Atlanta Friends of the Alphabet is a playful collection of calligraphy and paintings from local artists. Also on Display: Select works from the permanent collection Hiroshima International Exhibition of Japanese Calligraphy and Paintings This is a collection of works from 15 organizations, thirteen from Hiroshima, and two from other prefectures. This exhibition brings to life Japan's rich painting brush culture and an increased understanding and appreciatio... Visit Website

    Moon Over Buffalo

    A rollicking comedy serving up situation comedy, shtick, sexual innuendo, mistaken identity, sword play and slapstick.

    Ordinary People

    Conrad Jarrett had an older brother named Buck, and now Buck is gone. What's left of young Conrad's family, with his successful, well-intentioned father and his beautiful, organized and remote mother, is in terrible jeopardy, as is Conrad himself. They are all "ordinary people" and each is fighting a hard battle. This play goes to the essence of a young man, his friends and family, their relationships and survival. We consider this full-length play to be an extraordinary opportunity fo... Visit Website

    Driving Miss Daisy

    This timeless story follows the unlikely 25 year friendship of Miss Daisy, a Jewish widow and her African-American chauffer Hoke. Full of wit and charm, this 1988 Pulitzer Prize-winner-takes the audience on an unforgettable journey.

    Sunday Supper Food Truck Event

    • September 21 – 28, 2014
    • Location: Coolray Field
    • Address: One Braves Ave., Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    • Venue: Coolray Field
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    Community Food Truck Event at Coolray Field, sponsored by The Gwinnett Braves a portion on the proceeds will benefit The Atlanta Braves Foundation, non-profit that supports community organizations and their programs within the metro Atlanta area.

    Natural Expressions

    A juried art show, held at the Tannery Row Artists Colony, a visual arts center housing over 17 artists with galleries and studios. 

    Corn Dawgs

    • September 21 – November 2, 2014
    • Location: Corn Dawgs
    • Address: 955 Leone Avenue, Loganville, GA 30052
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    Corn Dawgs is much more than a corn maze. With everything from hayrides and a petting zoo to ziplines and gem mining, there will be something to keep you busy all day!  General Admission (prices above): Corn Maze, Kids Corn Maze, Hayrides, Black Mamba Swings, Corn hole Games, Cow Train, Giant Checkerboard, Giant Corn Box, Hale Bale Jump, Horse Swings, Spider Webs, Tile Mazes, Labyrinth Maze, Little Farmer's Playground, Mountain Slide, Pedal Racers, Penny Pit, Petting Zoo, Ring Toss, Rope M... Visit Website

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