Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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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Saturday Aug 01, 2015

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Live Local Artist Musical Weekends on the Patio

  • Starting August 1, 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

1st Saturday Aviation program and Pancake Breakfast

The 1st Saturday Aviation Program and Pancake Breakfast is open to the public. An all you care to eat pancake, eggs, sausage, biscuits, milk, juice and coffee breakfast is available beginning at 8:00 AM with the program beginning at 10:00 AM in the EAA Sport Aviation Center, 690 Airport Road, at Gwinnett County's Briscoe Field. The price of breakfast for adults is $6, children under 10, $3. The majority of the aviation program are broad interest and suitable for all ages. Ample aircraft and au... Visit Website

Weekend Guided Climbtime

Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness

Braves Game on the Green

Gather with friends and family to watch the Atlanta Braves on the big screen at Town Center Park amphitheatre! Activities start @ 5 pm; Braves vs. Phillies @ 7pm. The Braves will bring inflatables, the Heavy Hitters drum line, and Homer to Town Center Park. In addition, The Sandlot will be shown on a digital board beginning at 5 p.m. This 1993 film is rated PG (for some language and kids chewing tobacco). In The Sandlot, through baseball, a group of boys finds friendship, adventure, and the co... Visit Website

Out-of-School Time Expo

Calling all out-of-school time providers! Explore educational sessions, certifications, networking opportunities, and exhibits. Bring your kids, age 5-up, for a free Kids Zone while you're learning! Free attendance, breakfast provided. Food Trucks available for lunch! For more information call 770-822-8869

Tim Shelton - Solo Show

Show starts at 8:00pm with Tim Shelton. Everett's Music Barn operates on donations. A $15 donation is greatly appreciated. Please remember that this is an alcohol free event.

Aurora Comedy Nights: Steve Mingolla featuring Greg Behrens & Swift

  • August 1, 2015
  • Location: Aurora Theatre, Black Box Theatre
  • Address: 128 Pike Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30045
  • Venue: Aurora Theatre
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Club Comedy on the Square Steve Mingolla featuring Greg Behrens & Swift with host Katie Causey. Sponsored by Explore Gwinnett.

Button Down Dash

  • August 1, 2015
  • Location: Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce
  • Address: 6500 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth, GA 30097
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Loosen your tie, kick off your wingtips, and grab a co-worker for a low-risk, high-reward race down Sugarloaf Parkway. The cubicle shuffle begins August 1, as Gwinnett races to become the healthiest county in the country at the 4th annual Button Down Dash. Value-added festivities at the finish line will keep everyone in good spirits.

Eddie Owen Presents: Jamie Lynn Vessels Band + Steff Mahan

No matter what your musical taste, her voice and presence will capture you. She may be rockin' cowboy boots, but her music is far more than country. Jamie's music is soulful, bluesy, and a lot of rock 'n' roll.

Full Moon Party: Darcy & Co.

  • August 1, 2015
  • Location: Lanier Islands, Sunset Cove
  • Address: 7000 Holiday Road, Lake Lanier, GA 30518
  • Venue: Lanier Islands
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Join us for the June Full Moon Party! Live entertainment will be performing live on the Sunset Cove Stage as we dance the night away on the beach under the stars. Band: Darcy & Co. Hang out by the outdoor fire pits and enjoy great food and beverage specials, including all new menu items at the completely renovated Sunset Cove Restaurant! It's party time after dark at Sunset Cove, and you don't want to miss the best event on the Lake this year!

Night Treks: Summer, Please Don't Go!

As Summer slowly draws to and end and kids are heading back to school, come join us for a relaxing, fun evening trek through the trails of GEHC and roast a marshmallow or two around a campfire, sharing warm weather memories! Hikes are perfect for families. Meet outside in front of the main entrance of the Center for this great hike! Pre-registration online is required. *All Night Treks are subject to change and may be cancelled due to weather.

Paws In The Park: Summer Fest 2015

Pet Contest Pet Vendors Arts and Crafts Vendors Food Trucks Watermelon Eating Contest Little Paws for Big Paws Fashion Show Treat Walk Trivia Pursuit Scavenger Hunt Pet Costume Contest Mega Jolly Horse Ball Play Fun for the Whole Family Be apart of this record breaking event as we attempt to break the Guinness World Record for "The Most Dogs Wearing a Bandana" & "The Most Dogs in a Fashion Show"

Trains, Trucks & Tractors

2 Trains, Trucks & Tractors • Temporary caboose tattoos • Exhibits of tractors and trucks with a mixture of current and antique equipment. • Hayrides • Food • Craft corner for kids to create a souvenir to take home Previous participating exhibits include: o UPS - current generation hybrid vehicle o Cumming Antique Power Association members - Antique tractors o International Harvester Collectors Chapter 29 - Antique Tractors o MARTA o West Ga 2 Cyl club me... Visit Website

Cirque Du Soleil - Varekai

A captivating forest inhabited by whimsical and enchanted creatures. Show Times: 7/29/15 - 7:30pm 7/30/15 - 7:30pm 7/31/15 - 4pm; 7:30pm 8/1/15 - 4pm; 7:30pm 8/2/15 - 1:30pm; 5pm

Gwinnett Center International Film Festival

This festival celebrates the efforts of local, independent filmmakers, while providing awareness of filmmakers from across the country and internationally. This festival is open to filmmakers of any age. For the third annual international film festival, a new category of animation has been added to include awards for Best Animated Short Film and Best Direction of an Animated Short Film. Additionally, there will be more dedicated networking events, workshops and panel discussions throughout th... Visit Website

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