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This Weekend in Atlanta

Norcross Art Splash

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, happening today at Suwanee Town Center from noon to 5 pm. Admission is free – purchase tickets on-site to sample delicious cuisine from over 30 local restaurants and vendors in the Suwanee area! There is a Kids Zone with plenty of inflatables, rides, and games. Enjoy live entertainment on the Town Center Stage throughout the day! For more information, visit the event website.

Bark in the Waterpark

Bring your pooch to this free one-of-a-kind event at Lanier Islands! The lakeside resort hosting a canine-centric festival with all things for dogs and dog lovers to enjoy. Activities include a “Dog and Disc” frisbee retrieval competition, street performers, beach games, carvnial rides, a dog costume contest, and much more! The featured event will be performances by Dock Dogs® – these incredible canines have performed on  ABC, ESPN, and the Outdoor Channel! For more information, visit the event website.

Scarecrows in the Garden

Head to Atlanta to visit Scarecrows in the Garden, an exhibit of over 100 creative and spooky scarecrows on exhibit at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens! Each scarecrow has  been individually crafted by businesses, organizations, and individuals in the Atlanta area. While at the Botanical Gardens, you can also explore the Children’s Garden, featuring hands on activities and opportunities for active outdoor play! For more information, visit the Atlanta Botanical Gardens website.

If you are looking for a new home near a variety of family-friendly events year-round, visit new homes by Richardson Housing Group (RHG Homes)! RHG builds new homes in Gwinnett, Jackson, Barrow and DeKalb Counties. For more information on our new home communities, including available homes, photos, floorplans, and more, visit us online at To keep up-to-date on the latest news and offerings by RHG Homes, check us out on Facebook at You can also catch up with us on Twitter and see footage of our beautiful new homes and communities on YouTube!

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