Festivals


  • This weekend, celebrate your mom, grandmother, wife, and all the special moms in your life at one of these lovely Mother’s Day events happening in Atlanta! This weekend, the North Gwinnett Arts Association is hosting their signature event, Arts in the Park at Suwanee Town Center! The festival will feature over 80 renowned artists specializing in a variety of mediums, including watercolor, clay, woodworking, glass, and more. Artists will be on-site all day, creating art throughout the festival and answering questions for attendees. Browse the beautiful pieces and pick something up for Mother’s Day! For more information, visit the festival website. Chattahoochee Nature Center is offering free admission for moms this Sunday. Arrive between noon and 5 pm, and explore the beautiful flower and butterfly gardens; hike on woodland trails; visit the new interpretive center; and picnic on the grounds!… Read More

  • ‘Tis the season for holiday festivities in north Georgia! This weekend, welcome the Christmas season by attending one of these holiday festivals and tree lightings in north metro Atlanta! The City of Dacula, in partnership with Hebron Baptist Church and the Dacula Business Association, is hosting its 4th annual Christmas in Dacula festival this Saturday! Enjoy a day full of family-friendly events, including an 5K Race and Fun Run, Pancake Breakfast, Santa’s Village with activities for kids and teens, a car and bike show, and live music. Local vendors will have unique goods for sale, and food trucks will be available on-site with tasty treats! Santa Claus and other holiday characters will make an appearance as well. Stick around until evening for the lighting of the Christmas tree! Admission is free – donations will be accepted for Nothing But The Truth and… Read More

  •         Tomorrow evening, on Thursday, October 27th, Live Healthy Gwinnett is hosting Walk among the Stars, a special event to celebrate the achievements of local afterschool programs and bring awareness to the need for more afterschool programs to serve the country’s children. Families are invited to E.E. Robinson Park in Sugar Hill from 5:30 to 8 pm to participate in tons of activities, including interactive games, STEAM-oriented activities, a Scholastic Book Fair, inflatables, and more! Children are encouraged to dress up as their favorite character. This year’s community partners for Walk Among the Stars include Gwinnett County Parks and Rec, Children’s Health Care of Atlanta – Strong4Life, J.M. Tull Gwinnett-Family YMCA, and Gwinnett County Public Library. This event is free and open to the public! Lights On Afterschool is organized by the Afterschool Alliance, a nonprofit public awareness and advocacy… Read More

  • Fall is in full swing in Georgia, and there are plenty of opportunities to get out and enjoy the cooler weather. Check out one of these fun, family-friendly events going on near you! Norcross Art Splash Visit Norcross Art Splash, a premier arts festival in Gwinnett County! The festival, located in charming Downtown Norcross, features dozens of fantastic works by the region’s best artists – view a variety of fiber art, metal work, and ceramic exhibits, as well as traditional media such as photography and canvas art. There are plenty of activities for the kids, including face painting and sand art. Live music will play throughout the day at Thrasher’s Park. There will also be food for sale. Visit the event website for more information. Taste of Suwanee Check out one of Suwanee’s most popular annual events, Taste of Suwanee,… Read More

  •   Richardson Housing Group (RHG Homes) is celebrating the first day of fall! Here is a list of fun, family-friendly events to enjoy this weekend and all season long! Buford Corn Maze Experience farm fun close to home at the Buford Corn Maze! Get “lost” in the five-acre corn maze and work with family and friends to find your way out. There are tons of other fall activities, including a popcorn jumping pillow, handicapped-accessible hayride, combine slide, corn box, haunted forest, pony rides, and a pumpkin patch! Delicious fall treats are available for an extra fee. For more information, including pricing and directions, visit the Buford Corn Maze website. 47th Annual Oktoberfest Beautiful Helen, Georgia is a Bavarian-themed mountain hamlet located just an hour from north metro Atlanta. Visit this quaint town during its most popular event, Oktoberfest! At the Helen Festhalle,… Read More

  • Whether you are a “Mommy,” “Mom,” “Mama,” or “Mother,” Richardson Housing Group (RHG Homes) wishes all specials mothers (and grandmothers!) a very Happy Mother’s Day weekend! If you’re looking for some special ways to celebrate the precious mothers in your life, consider one of these fun events happening in Atlanta. Head to the 13th annual Barefoot in the Park near Downtown Buford this weekend. Browse the extensive fine arts market, and sample craft beers and wine. There will also be live local performances throughout the day on the main concert stage! Proceeds from this free festival benefit the Arts Education Scholarship Fund, which provides annual scholarships to fine arts and performing arts students. Barefoot in the Park takes place on Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 10 am to 5 pm. For more information, visit the event… Read More

  • This weekend, there are tons of fun events going on in Atlanta. Check out one of these family-friendly events happening near you! Head down to the city for the 16th Annual Fall Fest in Candler Park! Enjoy live music, over 200 vendors and artists, and a variety of food trucks! Come out early on Saturday morning (7:30 am) to register for the 5K and Fun Run.  Kids will love Kidlandia, which includes carnival rides, live performances, and more! The Fall Fest will take place this Saturday from noon to 10 pm and on Sunday from noon to 9 pm.  Click here for more information. On Sunday, don’t miss the terrific Pine LakeFest! This unique festival takes place on the shores of Pine Lake in Atlanta. Explore arts and exhibits from 45 of the region’s best artists and vendors. There are… Read More

  • Today marks the first day of fall! Get prepared for the brisk mornings, beautiful fall colors, and of course, all the fall festivals in Georgia!  There are several terrific fall events just a short drive from home. Check out these fun events happening near you this season. Georgia Mountain Festival The Georgia Mountain Festival, one of the largest fall events in the Southeast, will be held from October 7 through 15 in Hiawassee. This fantastic nine-day event, set against the backdrop of the breathtaking north Georgia mountains, includes arts and crafts, rides for all ages, educational demonstrations, and delicious fall treats!  Don’t miss the popular Georgia’s Official State Fiddlers’ Convention, also taking place at the festival. The mountains will be in peak fall color, so this is an event you will not want to miss!  Click here for more information. 46th Annual Oktoberfest Join hundreds of people… Read More

  •               This weekend’s warm weather is the perfect time to check out one of the several events happening around town.  Bring your family and invite your friends to these terrific events close to home! PAWfest 2016 The Gwinnett Humane Society and City of Snellville are hosting PAWfest 2016 at Briscoe Park on Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm.  Admission is free, and your leashed pooches are welcome to join in on the fun!  The festivities start with the annual Pack Hike at 9:30 am.  Throughout the afternoon, enjoy canine demos, dog contests, live music, delicious food, kids’ activities, and more! Arts in the Park Suwanee is hosting its annual Arts in the Park Festival this Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm.  Browse fantastic exhibits from the region’s most creative minds in a fun, festive… Read More

  • Spring is in full swing, and there are tons of opportunities to enjoy the outdoors this weekend! Check out these top picks for spring festivals this weekend. Pick’N in Grant Park This one-of-a-kind barbecue and music festival is returning to Grant Park for a second year! This two-day, intown festival will activities for the whole family, including a barbecue competition, artist market, kid zone for the little ones, and live music.  Admission is FREE but parking is limited – consider taking MARTA. Sweet Auburn Springfest The 32nd annual Springfest will take place this weekend in the Historic Auburn Avenue District. The festival offers a variety of delicious food, live entertainment, and fun activities for the whole family.  Come hungry to sample amazing fare from the International Food Court, and don’t miss the unique Sweet Auburn walking tour! Barefoot in the… Read More

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