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  • 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

  • This weekend promises to be warm and sunny – take advantage of this beautiful weather by taking your family to one of these fun events in Gwinnett County! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in lovely Downtown Norcross! On Saturday, the city will host a family-friendly festival that will offer delicious Mexican fare, a variety of vendors selling authentic goods, and bouncy houses and costumed characters for the kids. Arrive at 1 pm for a special guided tour to the nearby Guadalajara Market. The festival will begin at 2 pm. For more information, visit the event website. Kids of all ages will love Auburn Ever After, happening today at 4 pm in quaint Downtown Auburn. A variety of characters will be on-hand for meet-and-greet, including Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella, Tiana, Spiderman, Shrek, Hercules, and more! Have your kids dress in their favorite costumes… Read More

  •                     This weekend, get outdoors in the beautiful spring weather for some old-fashioned strawberry picking fun! Whether you plan to make strawberry jam, strawberry cobbler, or eat ’em straight out of the bucket, here are some local farms offering fresh, delicious berries for the whole family to enjoy. Washington Farms – With two locations in Watkinsville and Loganville, Washington Farms offers acres upon acres of beautiful strawberries ripe for the picking. The cost is $12/gallon for you-pick buckets, or pre-picked strawberries are $15/gallon. The farm is also offering pre-picked blueberries and blackberries for sale. Don’t forget to cool off with fresh homemade strawberry ice cream! The strawberries this year are extra-popular and may go fast – call in advance to make sure berries are still available for the day. For more information,… Read More

  •                         Atlanta has been enjoying unseasonably warm weather this week, even hitting record highs in some areas! If you have been stuck indoors most of the winter with cold and dreary weather, we’d like to remind you of all the fantastic outdoor attractions in Atlanta. Be sure to gather with your family and friends at one of these fun, family-friendly local destinations this weekend! Piedmont Park Originally designed in the 19th century, Piedmont Park boasts more than 180 acres of active and passive recreational space in the heart of Atlanta. Several trails meander throughout the park, each providing fantastic views of the Atlanta skyline. Take your furry friend to the special off-leash dog park, where your pet will have tons of space to run around and play. There are… Read More

  • This weekend, there are plenty of fun activities in Gwinnett! Gather your friends and bring your family to one of these terrific events happening close to home. Cheer on our hometown hockey team, the Atlanta Gladiators, as they play the Orlando Solar Bears this evening at the Infinite Energy Arena. Tonight is $5 Frenzy Jersey Night – grab a mesh replica Gladiators jersey for just $5! The game begins at 7:05 pm, and doors open one hour prior to game start. For more information, including ticket prices, visit the Atlanta Gladiators website. Take winter fun to a whole new level with Galactic Snow Tubing at Stone Mountain! This immersive evening experience features overhead laser beams, high-powered LED lights, and fantastic music to accompany a wild ride through the snow. Reserve your Snow Mountain session for 5:30 or after to enjoy… Read More

  • Don’t let the cold and blustery conditions keep you from enjoying the weekend with your family and friends. Gwinnett County offers plenty of opportunities to make the most of your weekend! Maximize outdoor fun with a trip to Snow Mountain at Stone Mountain Park! Each winter, the classic park is transformed into a winter wonderland with a 400-foot tubing hill and tons of snow to play in. Choose from single, double, and family-sized tubes. The littlest ones will love the Snow Zone play area, which includes smaller slides and the opportunity to build your own snowman and igloo! For more information and advanced reservations, visit the Snow Mountain website. Don’t miss the Ice Rink at Sugar Hill, the largest outdoor rink of real ice in the Southeast! Rent skates or bring your own, and enjoy a 90-minute skating session under… Read More

  • This weekend, there are several activities happening in Downtown Atlanta for the College Football Playoff. Bring your family, friends, and neighbors to these fun, family-friendly events! The Georgia World Congress Center is hosting Playoff Fan Central, a 300,000 square-foot interactive fan experience that will immerse you in the big game! Enjoy games, pep rallies, and clinics, along with live band performances. There will also be special guest appearances and autograph signings, as well as exhibits on the history of college football! Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door; kids 12 and are free with ticketed adults. Use promo code CFAFamily to purchase a discounted Chick-Fil-A family fun pack, which includes four tickets and four meal cards! Don’t miss AT&T Playoff Playlist Live! at Centennial Olympic Park. On Saturday and Sunday, enjoy live performances by Jason Derulo, Charlie… Read More

  • 2018 is almost here! This year, instead of going out, stay in and invite your family and friends over to ring in the New Year. Here are some fun tips for hosting a fabulous, family-friendly New Year’s Eve party at home! Instead of a traditional champagne toast, have a hot chocolate bar! Get a set of fun glass mugs and all the fixings, such as whipped cream, marshmallows, chocolate chips, candy canes, and colorful sprinkles. Right before the countdown, add a shot of flavored liquour to the adults’ mugs to create a delicious cocktail. Let everyone make their own noisemakers! All you need is several empty water bottles, festive wrapping paper or washi tape and ribbon, and filler – you can use dried beans, coin, or buttons. Make sure the littlest kids are closely supervised during this activity. Set up… 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

  • If you are searching for a new home in Atlanta, now is the time to make your purchase! According to mortgage buyer Freddie Mac, the average rate of a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage increased to 3.94 percent this week, up from 3.88 percent the previous week. Mortgage rates are projected to keep rising over the next several months in anticipation of more tax cuts at the federal level. Don’t wait until mortgage rates top 4% to purchase your dream home! Richardson Housing Group (RHG Homes) builds beautiful new homes in metro Atlanta. This weekend, visit one of our premier new home new communities, Nichols Glen in sought-after Gwinnett County! Nichols Glen is a beautiful new community in quaint Dacula, located just minutes from the Mall of Georgia and GA 316. Homes in Nichols Glen offer master on main living and 4 sides brick. Choose from three… Read More

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