Looking for some frightfully fun things to do in and around Lawrenceville this weekend?
Friday, October 19, 2012
Friday, May 20, 2011
Princesses, Pirates and more in town this weekend.
The cool weather is gone and typical Georgia temperatures are back this weekend. We rounded up some fun things to get out and do with the family, friends or on your own. Princess and Me Dance Why Go? Every daughter is their daddy's princess. At special dance, she'll feel like real royalty. Each daughter will receive a souvenir crown and photos will be available for $3. Cost: $9 Funny Fridays at Aurora Theatre Why Go? Check out a crazy comedy magic mentalism show presented by Arthur Atsma. There are two shows tonight. Cost: $15 Lawrenceille Ghost Tours Why Go? Learn about Lawrenceville's haunted history on this 90 minute walking tour. Cost: Adults $12/Children $9 Pirate Goodie and the Magic Chest Why Go? Storymaker Sean Driscoll …
Friday, April 29, 2011
What to do this last weekend of April.
Send April off in fashion this weekend! We've found some fun events going on around Lawrenceville and Gwinnett County for people of all ages. So what are you waiting for? Get out and have a good time! Almost, Maine Why Go? Check out the Central Gwinnett Black Knights Theatre's presentation of this romantic comedy. Cost: $5 in advance, $7 at the door, $3 for seniors Fishing and Casting Contest Why Go? Reel in some great prizes by landing the largest fish in this free contest. The event will be broken up into different age groups. Cost: Free Stars and Strikes Family Fun Day Why Go? Not only will there be bowling, but also lots of free family fun like inflatables, sidewalk chalk, mascots from Gwinnett sports teams, the Georgia Force …
Friday, April 1, 2011
Looking for something to do with the family or on your own? Check out our planner.
It's the weekend! And a beautiful one at that. Now only a fool would stay at home on a great weekend like this. Here's our top picks for what's going on in and around Lawrenceville Friday, Saturday and Sunday: First Fridays Why Go? It's the first of the month. So grab your family and friends and come on down to the Square and enjoy the fun and festivities at local businesses such as Sparkle and Magnolia's. They'll have special events and deals throughout the night. Cost: Free to browse Phil Niekro's Fins & Skins Celebrity Pro-Am Why Go? Get the chance to play golf or go fishing with sports celebrities including Bobby Cox, Phil Niekro, Karl Malone and more. You can buy a time to play with these greats to benefit Operation One Voice…
Thursday, March 10, 2011
What do to this weekend... We have some ideas!
1. Funny Fridays at Aurora Theatre Why Go? Big Kenney headlines the comedy shows at 7:15 and 9:15pm. He’s headlined at comedy clubs from coast to coast. Also on the billing is Debra Cole. Cost: $15 2. Harlem Globetrotters Why Go? These magicians of the basketball court put on a show that’s fun for adults and kids alike. Catch them at the Gwinnett Arena Saturday at 7:30. They also have an earlier show at Philips Arena in Downtown Atlanta. Cost: Varies 3. Dirty Spokes Duathalon at Fort Yargo Why Go? This run-bike-run race is taking place Saturday morning in Winder. Here’s the format: Run 3.8 Mi - Bike 11.85Mi - Run 2.10 Mi Cost: Individual $40-$50/ Team Relay $60-$70 4. Meet World Angler Mariko Izumi Why Go? Meet and greet the Mariko …
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…
Friday, January 28, 2011
Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are my picks!
We're going to see some spring-like temperatures this weekend, so get out there and enjoy it! Here are five fun things going on in and around Lawrenceville: 1. Dream On The Revolve Tour makes a stop at the Arena at Gwinnett Center this weekend. It features high-energy performances while delivering an inspirational message to teen girls. Performances are tonight and Saturday afternoon. 2. Rev Up Your Engines SPEEDFEST 2011 is going on this weekend at Lanier National Speedway in Braselton. There's open practice today and the racing starts Saturday and runs through Sunday. 3. S-P-E-L-L The Gwinnett County Spelling Bee takes place Saturday morning at Central Gwinnett High School. The top spellers from this bee will move on to represent GCPS …
Friday, January 7, 2011
Here's a list of five fun things to do in and around Lawrenceville this weekend.
There's plenty going on in and around Lawrenceville this weekend. Here are my picks for 5 Things to Do: 1. Cheer on your team Central Gwinnett, Archer and the Gwinnett Gladiators all have games on Friday. Grab your pompoms, get some face paint and yell, yell, yell! 2. Carry a tune The Singin' Bean in Downtown Lawrenceville offers family friendly karaoke Friday and Saturday. No alcohol is served, just coffee and other beverages. So belt out your favorite Barry Manilow tune... That is if you still have a voice left after screaming so much at the games mentioned above. 3. Send the kids to school The annual Private School Expo is going on at the Mall of Georgia. Come here to find out more about area private schools. It's hosted by the Fish 104…