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Eddie Owen Presents: Songwriters Open Mic
May 24 – 31

May 2015
On any given…

Hands on a Hardbody
May 24 – 31

May 2015
Regional Premiere with music by Phish's Trey Anastasio.…

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    Sunday May 24, 2015

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    Weekend Guided Climbtime

    Full service, guided indoor rock climbing. Includes harness

    Cigar & Whiskey Cruise

    • May 24, 2015
    • Location: Lanier Islands, Harbor Landing
    • Address: 7000 Holiday Road, Lake Lanier, GA 30518
    • Venue: Lanier Islands
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    The Cigar & Whiskey Cruise Series is back for 2015! Cruise the South's Great Lake on our 85-foot houseboat on selected Sundays while tasting fabulous cigars & whiskeys from all over, paired with creative culinary dishes prepared special by our team of chefs. Guests will interact with winemakers and other knowledgeable wine industry insiders for a three-hour cruise aboard the Island Princess. All guests can order the items they sampled at the conclusion of each cruise. The Princess sets... Visit Website

    Harvey

    When Elwood P. Dowd starts to introduce his imaginary friend, Harvey, a six-and-a-half-foot rabbit, to guests at a society party, his sister, Veta, has seen as much of his eccentric behavior as she can tolerate. She decides to have him committed to a sanitarium to spare her daughter, Myrtle Mae, and their family from future embarrassment. Problems arise, however, when Veta herself is mistakenly assumed to be on the verge of lunacy when she explains to doctors that years of living with Elwood's h... Visit Website

    Memorial Day Weekend - Salute The Troops

    Stone Mountain Park honors our troops and their families at Atlanta's largest three-day Memorial Weekend event featuring the Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision®, special fireworks finale, and other patriotic activities. Arrive early for a full day of adventure and enjoy all of Stone Mountain Park's exciting attractions including SkyHike, the nation's largest adventure course, cool off and play in the spray at Geyser Towers or soar to the top of the mountain on the Summit Skyride...the... Visit Website

    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

    Eddie Owen Presents: Songwriters Open Mic

    On any given Sunday, 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!

    Hands on a Hardbody

    Regional Premiere with music by Phish's Trey Anastasio. Inspired by the true events of the acclaimed 1997 documentary of the same name, this new musical is infused with a soulful rockabilly score. Hands On A Hardbody is the hilarious, hard-fought contest deep in the heart of Texas, where only one winner can drive away with the American dream. 10 contestants. 4 days. 1 truck.

    Stone Mountain Park’s Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision®

    • May 24 – August 2, 2015
    • Location: Stone Mountain Park - Memorial Lawn
    • Address: U.S. Highway 78 East, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
    • Venue: Stone Mountain Park
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    This not-to-be-missed Atlanta tradition promises to wow your family with state-of the-art digital graphics and awe-inspiring laser show effects. The newly updated show will feature More Lights at the base of the mountain shining up like fingers of light showcasing the 825 foot mountainside. More Lasers will make you feel as if you are immersed in the show as an overhead laser canopy and laser mirror bounce shots from all directions on the lawn create the effect of lasers jumping over the crowd... Visit Website

    Monday May 25, 2015

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    Eddie Owen Presents: Songwriters Open Mic

    • Starting May 25, 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!

    22nd Annual Dacula Memorial Day Parade

    • May 25, 2015
    • Location: Dacula, GA
    • Address: Dacula Road, Dacula, GA 30019
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    22nd Annual Dacula Memorial Day parade and 5K Run/1 mile Fun Run The theme for this year’s parade is “They Gave Their Lives to Protect Their Country”. The parade steps off promptly at 10:00 am Monday, May 25, 2015 from Hebron Baptist Church and proceeds down Dacula Road toward historic downtown Dacula. They are seeking Veterans, Veterans organizations, active and reserve service men and women, both current and restored military vehicles, marching bands, Scouts, churches, scho... Visit Website

    Memorial Day Celebration

    In remembrance of those who have given their lives in the line of duty in service to our country, Norcross will be hosting a Memorial Day Celebration. Join us in Thrasher Park on Monday, May 25th. Greater Atlanta Christian School jazz band will kick off our celebration, followed by the cool sounds of the Steve Dwiggins Band and yummy hot dogs will be served up by the local Masons.

    Memorial Day Ceremony in Honor of Gwinnett Military Heroes

    • May 25, 2015
    • Location: Fallen Heroes Memorial, Gwinnett Justice & Administration Center
    • Address: 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, GA 30046
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    This annual event honors our county's military heroes and public service personnel. Members of the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners and honor guard units from Gwinnett County Corrections, Fire and Emergency Services, Police Department, Sheriff's Office, and the Lawrenceville Police Department will take part in this event.

    Dacula Memorial Day Festival

    Bring the family and enjoy a parade, pageant, 5K run and fabulous arts, craft and music festival. 

    Memorial Day Weekend - Salute The Troops

    Stone Mountain Park honors our troops and their families at Atlanta's largest three-day Memorial Weekend event featuring the Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision®, special fireworks finale, and other patriotic activities. Arrive early for a full day of adventure and enjoy all of Stone Mountain Park's exciting attractions including SkyHike, the nation's largest adventure course, cool off and play in the spray at Geyser Towers or soar to the top of the mountain on the Summit Skyride...the... Visit Website

    Gwinnett Braves vs. Lehigh Valley Ironpigs

    • May 25 – 28, 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. Promotion Schedule: Mon, May 25 - Meal Deal Monday Tue, May 26 - Two-for-Tuesday Wed, May 27 - Kids Eat Free/ Baseball Bingo Thu, May 28 - Triple Play Thursday

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