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  •   Labor Day is almost here! Tropical Storm Harvey and disturbances in the Atlantic will make for a soggy long weekend at the coast. This year, skip the beach and check out these fun, family-friendly events happening close to home in Georgia! Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival at Callaway Gardens Bring the family to one of middle Georgia’s most anticipated events of the year – the Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival! Numerous majestic balloons will grace the open meadows of Callaway Gardens. The event kicks off on Friday evening with an awe-inspiring Balloon Glow. On Saturday, families can enjoy tons of activities, such as live music, a kids play area, a birds of prey show, balloon and caricature artists, a classic car show, disc dog demonstrators, and plenty of fun on the lakeside beach! Weather permitting, families can… Read More

  •                 There are tons of fun events in Atlanta this weekend to celebrate America’s birthday.  Gather your family and invite your friends to one of these family-friendly celebrations! Fourth of July Celebration at Centennial Olympic Park Don’t miss this spectacular celebration in the heart of Atlanta, billed as the Southeast’s largest fireworks show! Start the evening with live performances from classic artists like Bobby Brown and CeCe Peniston, and new favorites such as Kristian Bush from Sugarland. The gates will open at 6 pm – arrive early to get a good seat on the lawn and prepare for the fireworks spectacular at 9 pm! For more information, visit the event website. Star Spangled Fourth at Mall of Georgia If you’d like to stick closer to home, head to the Mall of Georgia for Gwinnett’s largest… Read More

  • If you’d like to take a quick getaway for the upcoming long weekend, there are several fantastic destinations within a few hours of Atlanta. Consider taking a roadtrip to one of these fun, family-friendly cities close to home! Chattanooga, Tennessee Chattanooga is under two hours from Atlanta and has tons of activities for the whole family to enjoy. The Tennessee Aquarium, nestled in the heart of downtown Chattanooga, features a variety of marine life in 400,000 gallons of fresh and salt water. Don’t miss the unique exhibits, including the alligator bayou and lemur forest.  If you have young kids, check out the Creative Discovery Museum, just a few blocks away from the aquarium. The museum includes a science theater, play gym for toddlers, and tons of interactive exhibits to explore! This weekend will be the debut of Very Eric Carle: A… Read More

  • Ring in the New Year with family and friends at one of these fun New Year’s Eve celebrations happening in Atlanta! Bring the family to the Peach Drop at Underground Atlanta, billed as the largest New Year’s Eve celebration in the Southeast! The fun starts at 7 pm with live music from Collective Soul, Ne-Yo, and other fantastic artists. At the stroke of midnight, the 800-pound peach will reach its final point of descent, and the sky will illuminate with brilliant fireworks and a shower of confetti. For more information on this fun event, now in its 28th year, visit the event website. Duluth kicking off the New Year with the New Year’s Extravaganza at the Duluth Town Green. This free, family-friendly event will feature live entertainment, delicious food, a giant snow slide and inflatables for the kids, and live music… Read More

  •                 Only a few days remain to take advantage of close-out deals on new homes by Richardson Housing Group (RHG Homes)! Leave 2016 with a bang by treating your family to one of these incredible, move-in ready homes. Visit these select new homes today at three of our premier communities in Gwinnett and Jackson Counties!   Castleberry Hills – New Homes in Buford Homesite 21 1456 Castelberry Dr. $297,950 FMLS# 5712180   Homesite 24 1486 Castleberry Dr. $299,950 FMLS# 5712199   Homesite 160 – Award-Winning Floorplan! 4180 Towncastle Ln. $312,950 FMLS# 733831   Homesite 161 4170 Towncastle Ln. $322,950 FMLS# 5733732   Heritage at Jefferson – New Homes in Jefferson Homesite 102 787 Jefferson Blvd. $309,950 FMLS# 5737346   Sierra Creek – New Homes in Hoschton Homesite 251 4359 Sierra Creek Dr. $314,950… Read More

  • There is plenty of Christmas cheer happening this month in Atlanta. Make some special holiday memories at one of these terrific events happening close to you! Lake Lanier Islands Lake Lanier Islands are offering a variety of activities for Christmas this year.  Come early in the day and enjoy the Winter Adventure, featuring snow play zones, carnival rides, holiday movies, marshmallow roasting, a live theatrical nativity, visits with Santa, and more! When night falls, visit Magical Lights, a drive-through tour of sparkling lights stretching for seven miles around the lake. For pricing and discounts, visit the Lake Lanier Islands website. Stone Mountain Park Each evening, Stone Mountain Park will be adorned with thousands of spectacular lights for Stone Mountain Christmas. Enjoy live performances, including A Christmas Carol, The Littlest Christmas Tree, and a Holiday Cabaret. The nightly Christmas parade will feature beautiful floats and… Read More

  •                       This holiday season, give your family the gift of a brand new home! Imagine celebrating this Christmas and the New Year in a beautiful new home by Richardson Housing Group (RHG Homes). Each RHG home is carefully crafted with incredible custom features, including granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, custom cabinetry, stacked stone fireplaces, luxurious master suites, and much more!* If you’re ready to create special holiday memories in a beautiful new space, RHG Homes invites you to spend the holidays in one of our new, move-in ready homes. Visit one of these select new homes at three of our premier communities in Gwinnett and Jackson Counties! Castleberry Hills – New Homes in Buford Homesite 21 1456 Castelberry Dr. $297,950 MLS# 5712180   Homesite 24 1486 Castleberry Dr. $299,950 FMLS# 5712199   Homesite  157… Read More

  •                       This holiday season, treat yourself to a beautiful new home by Richardson Housing Group (RHG Homes)! Imagine preparing delicious meals in your new gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and upgraded cabinetry. Gather with friends and family in your spacious great room with cozy fireplace. As the evening winds down, invite your loved ones to linger on your covered back or rear porch with a warm beverage.* If this sounds like your idea of seasonal cheer, RHG Homes invites you to spend the holidays in one of our new, move-in ready homes. Visit one of these select new homes at three of our premier communities in Gwinnett and Jackson Counties! Castleberry Hills – New Homes in Buford Homesite 21 1456 Castelberry Dr. $297,950 MLS# 5712180   Homesite 24… Read More

  • As Thanksgiving draws near, here are some tips to make sure your home is ready for all the festivities! Check Your Smoke Alarms If you didn’t check your smoke alarm batteries when daylight savings time began, you’ll definitely want to do so before you prepare the big Thanksgiving meal. Check the batteries in each of your smoke detectors to be sure they alert you to potential fires from unattended candles, ovens left on, and other holiday hazards. Safety-Proof Your Home Eliminate any potential hazards for your littlest guests. Get down on your hands and knees to get a “kid’s eye” view of anything that could cause harm, including exposed outlets, pet food bowls, access to stairs, and breakable items within their reach. If you have older guests, remove tripping hazards such as cords and rugs, and ensure there is sufficient walking… Read More

  • 4th of July Events
    2016-07-02

    There are plenty of events going on around town to celebrate Independence Day.  Check out this sampling of fun, family-friendly celebrations close to home! Fourth of July Celebration at Centennial Olympic Park Celebrate Independence Day on Monday, July 4th at Centennial Park in Downtown Atlanta!  The gates will open at 6 pm – pick your favorite spot on the lawn and enjoy live music performances until dusk. The fireworks will begin around 9 pm against the backdrop of the city skyline. Star Spangled Fourth at Mall of Georgia The Mall of Georgia is featuring an afternoon full of festivities on Monday, July 4th!  Starting at 5 pm, check out the Village Kids Zone, where the little ones play games and jump in bounce houses. All-day wristbands are $20, and the rock climbing wall is $5 per person.  The whole family… Read More

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