Monday, June 6, 2011
Try a round of mini-golf for some major fun.
Pirate's Cove in Duluth has Putt-Putt Golf and more for the family to enjoy. They're open 10am to 10pm seven days a week. And in the month of June, you can play for half price during Happy Hour-- 4pm to 6pm Monday through Thursday. Pirate's Cove is located near Gwinnett Place Mall. Admission regularly starts at $7.50 for adults and $6.50 for children.
Friday, June 3, 2011
Gwinnett County rings in summer with Family Fun Day at Collins Hill Park Aquatic Center
Come one, come all and escape to some family fun festivities on this Saturday, June 4 from 1:00-5:00 pm as Gwinnett County presents a summer break-out swimming and splashing session at Collins Hill Park and Aquatic Center in Lawrenceville. Let’s all get wacky in water. What a great way to bust out of the monotony of the school year into the freedom of some cool summer excitement. Throw on those swim suits, gather up those swim towels and ring-in the first week of vacation with your neighbors at Collins Hill Park in Lawrenceville. Folks of all ages are invited to join in on the blast. Don’t let the kids miss out on the pool party with goofy games, prizes and activities. All children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Regular …
It's hot out this weekend! Here are some cool events to check out.
We found fun events for everyone this weekend. Get out and check them out! Kids Karaoke at the Singin' Bean Why Go? The kids will enjoy singing along to their favorite tunes while parents will enjoy the family friendly, alcohol free environment. Cost: $3 minimum purchase Gwinnett Historic Tour Bus Why Go? Learn about the history of Gwinnett County as it transformed from a rural farming community to a bustling suburb. The tour takes you through Lawrenceville, Norcross, Buford and Duluth. Cost: $15 Family Fun Day Why Go? Enjoy an afternoon cooling at the pool at Collins Park. In addition to swimming, there will be games, prizes and more. Cost: Regular admission fees Dukes of Hazzard Night at Lanier National Speedway Why Go? The boys of…
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
The center will undergo major renovations and reopen in the fall.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
The Senior Recreation Center at Bethesda Park will shut down temporarily beginning Saturday May 28th. The center will undergo major renovations, recently approved by the County Board of Commissioners. Opened 20 years ago, the Senior Recreation Center at Bethesda Park was the first such center in the county. According to the county, the improvements and renovations to the interior of the center will include the replacement of lighting and plumbing fixtures with energy-efficient models, countertops, cabinets and reception desk along with floor, ceiling and wall coverings. Part of the funding for the fixes will come from the 2005 Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST). The kitchen will also be upgraded to commercial grade quality. …
Thursday, February 24, 2011
What to see and what to do around Lawrenceville.
There's a lot of different things going on in Lawrenceville and just a short drive away in nearby towns. Here are our picks of five things to check out: 1. Barnum's Funundrum Why Go? Elephants, acrobats, clowns and more take over the Gwinnett Arena. Another show on Sunday was added, so go find out why it's called "The Greatest Show on Earth." Cost: $15 and up 2. Thrill in the Hills - 2011 XTERRA Georgia Trail Run Why Go? If you're a runner, you'll want to take part in either the half- or full-marathon. Spectators are also welcome to help cheer on the runners at Fort Yargo State Park. Cost: $35 and up for registration 3. Greater Gwinnett Rose Society's Annual Rose Day Why Go? Everything's coming up roses! The Greater Gwinnett Rose…