We know how important it is for your event, celebration, or meeting to go as planned. Keeping guests engaged and entertained can be a challenge. Selecting the right venue is a great place to start.

Gwinnett County is full of meeting facilities that offer a range of unique entertainment for your attendees or colleagues, from live theatre and art exhibitions to pickleball competitions and high-speed electric go-karting. Explore some of Gwinnett’s most unique meeting spaces.


Medieval Times

Clashing swords and knights on horseback–what could be more exhilarating for your meeting attendees? Medieval Times, located in Duluth, is the perfect place for your group of 15 or more guests. Every event package includes admission to a two-hour live tournament, a four-course medieval feast, and the assistance of a local sales representative to help you plan your event from beginning to end.

Hudgens Center for Art & Learning

If you’re planning a celebration or corporate outing, the Hudgens Center for Art & Learning could be just the place for you. This beautiful facility offers three unique rental spaces that include private gallery access, convenient parking and accessible entryways, as well as tables, chairs, linens, and access to a fully equipped catering kitchen. A comfortable bridal dressing area is also available. The space can hold up to 100 guests.

Located in Duluth’s Gas South District, you’ll find plenty of nearby hotels including the brand new Westin hotel, for overnight guests.


Lawrenceville Arts Center

Roll out the red carpet for your guests at Lawrenceville Arts Center (LAC). Located in the heart of downtown Lawrenceville, various spaces are available for weddings, business events, performances, and much more. All rental rates include utilities, box office, house manager, and an Aurora Representative for the duration of the rental.

LAC is surrounded by dining, entertainment, and ample parking. Excellent accommodations are also available at nearby hotels.


Coolray Field

America’s favorite pastime is also the perfect place to plan your next corporate event. Bring your group to Coolray Field to cheer on the future stars of the Atlanta Braves. From a 20-person suite to an outdoor courtyard with space for 300, the folks at Coolray Field will ensure your next event goes off without a hitch.


The Water Tower

The Water Tower (TWT), located in Buford, is undoubtedly an unexpected place to hold a meeting. This first-of-its-kind nonprofit global water innovation hub offers various event rental options. The largest space can hold up to 400 guests (seating for 200). Utilize TWT’s classroom settings, conference rooms, pre-function space, and outdoor area, The Basin.

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Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center

The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center (GEHC) is a picturesque place to hold your wedding, event, or meeting. Located on 233 wooded acres near the Mall of Georgia, GEHC offers a variety of preparation and presentation features, including a catering kitchen, presentation technology, and education tools. This facility has both indoor and outdoor options. Accessories, such as decor, linen, equipment, furnishings, and catering supplies, can be added for an additional fee.

GEHC is conveniently located near several hotels, as well as stellar shopping, entertainment, and endless dining options.


The Exchange

Within The Exchange at Gwinnett, an exciting shopping, dining, and entertainment district, you’ll find three venue options (Pickle and Social, Topgolf, Andretti Karting) for your next event to wow your attendees. Nearby hotels provide the perfect accommodations for overnight guests.


Pickle and Social

Pickleball is all the rage right now, and Gwinnett is home to the ultimate paddle sport experience. Pickle and Social is the perfect place for any celebrations, meetings, and parties. Enjoy a one-of-a-kind, customizable experience with a multitude of unique event spaces that can accommodate up to 1,500 guests. Explore curated catering menus, onsite A/V, and signature drink packages. Indoor and outdoor spaces are available, as well as courts to play, of course.



Topgolf is another excellent venue if you and your guests are looking for a bit of competitive fun. With delicious food, full-service bars, and upscale amenities, Topgolf is the ideal spot for your next large gathering. All-inclusive packages include gameplay, food, drinks, and a dedicated staff to help make your big event run smoothly.


Andretti Indoor Karting & Games

Electric go-kart racing, classic arcade games, and laser tag are sure to stand out at your next meeting. Andretti Indoor Karting & Games is an exciting spot to celebrate life or pump your colleagues during a corporate retreat. The 4,000 sq ft Grand Room is available for larger parties, while smaller groups can enjoy VIP suites. Chef-inspired catering and a full bar are available.


There’s no need for your next event to be ordinary. Give your guests something unexpected and plan your meeting at one of Gwinnett County’s unique event space options.