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This Weekend in Gwinnett


There are tons of fun events going on Gwinnett County this weekend. Gather with your family, friends and neighbors to visit one of these family-friendly festivals happening close to home!

Gwinnett County Fair

Don’t miss Gwinnett’s largest fall event, the Gwinnett County Fair! The fair runs from September 14-24 at the Gwinnett County Fairgrounds in Lawrenceville. Enjoy tons of rides, delicious fair treats, live concerts, pageants, and a “circus thrill show!” This weekend, the fair is open from 11 am-11 pm on Saturday and 1 pm to 10 pm on Sunday. Admission is $10 for ages 12-64, and $5 for seniors and kids. Children 5 and under are free! For more information, visit the Gwinnett Fair website.


The 31st annual JapanFest is back in Gwinnett! This family-friendly event, dubbed the largest festival of its type in the Southeast, celebrates all things Japanese. Enjoy delicious cuisine, demonstrations, interactive workshops, live performances, unique shopping, and so much more! For more information, including a schedule of events and pricing, visit the JapanFest website.

Suwanee Fest

Suwanee Fest is the city’s annual two-day celebration that draws residents from Suwanee and several surrounding communities. Browse nearly 200 vendors and exhibitors and enjoy live music and entertainment from across the region. Kids will love the Family Fun Zone with rides, games, bouncy houses, and much more! Suwanee Fest is held at Town Center Park, with free shuttles available from multiple lots nearby. For more information, visit the event website.

Gateway International Food and Music Festival

Explore the diversity and unique cultures of Gwinnett at the Gateway International Food and Music Festival, taking place today at Lillian Webb Park. This family-friendly event features a variety of incredible performances and live music. Sample delicious international cuisine and browse community markets with a variety of authentic goods from around the world. Kids will love the craft market and kid’s zone with activities for all ages! For more information, visit the event 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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