Artober Events

With events everyday, you'll find no lack of art here.

In celebration of Artober Gwinnett, there are arts events happening everyday in October, and you can see the full calendar to the right. Explore Gwinnett has also partnered with community arts organizations to carry out exclusive Artober events.

See the full calendar here:

Fall Art Walk 

Check out work from local artists near Parson's Alley in Downtown Duluth. There will be demonstrations and some art for sale, as well as live music. This event will also feature a large-scale chalk art piece by Katie Bush.
Friday, October 13

Made: Handcrafted Market & Hudgens Family Day 

This event will feature more than 30 craft and art vendors, local food, swag bags (for the first 100 guests) and free craft make n' takes. The family day portion will include storytimes at 11am and noon, as well as an art scavenger hunt, hands on crafts and demonstrations.
Saturday, October 14

Suwanee Jazz Fest

The North Gwinnett Arts Association (NGAA), in conjunction with jazz radio station WCLK, and in partnership with The City of Suwanee, is pleased to announce a new music event on the green at Suwanee Town Center Park this fall.  The Suwanee Jazz Fest will bring five of the area’s smoothest and most eclectic solo and group jazz artists together for an evening of sounds, tastes and experiences under the stars
Saturday, October 14

Spirits & Spirits: Ghost Stories & Cocktails

At this adults only event, Explore Gwinnett and the Aurora Theater invite you to grab a cocktail and settle in for a bevy terrifying tales delivered by spoken word masters with no restrictions on content or language. Award-winning story teller Milbre Burch will join us for a cultured and clever way for adults to celebrate the Halloween season.
Monday, October 16

Sushi & Sake

Join Explore Gwinnett and FUMI for a sushi making demonstration and sake pairing event. Experience the culinary arts as FUMI's sushi making experts walk you through the process for making a variety of rolls. Each roll will be paired with a special sake tasting.
Thursday, October 26
This is a ticketed event.