Fun Things to do for Father's Day

Thank you for being my Dad. 2024 seems to be flying by, and before you know it, Father's Day will be here. Like, for real. It's this month, June 16th. If you're still looking for something fun to do with Dad, check out these great suggestions. 1. Get him a gift. Get Dad the perfect gift while…

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Gwinnett Celebrates Juneteenth

Juneteenth is so much more than America's newest (2021) federally observed holiday. Also referred to as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, Juneteenth is a holiday celebrated annually on June 19 to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved people in the US. The holiday was first celebrated in Texas…

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Gwinnett

Cinco de Mayo, or the fifth of May, is a holiday that celebrates the date of the Mexican army’s May 5, 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War. The day, which falls on Friday, May 5 in 2023, is also known as Battle of Puebla Day. While it is a relatively…

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Do Something Nice for Your Mama

Mother's Day is just around the corner (you're welcome). From sweets to shopping to a stellar meal, we've got some ideas for how you can thank mom for, well, your existence. Sweets If mom has a sweet tooth, there's no shortage of treats in Gwinnett. The Chocolaterie in downtown Duluth serves…

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Ways to Commemorate Memorial Day in Gwinnett

Memorial Day is a time to remember the fallen soldiers who have served in the country’s armed forces. And, Gwinnett has plenty of ways for you to pay your respects to these heroes. Check out seven ways you can commemorate Memorial Day this year. Memorial Day Weekend at Stone Mountain Park FREE…

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Celebrate Easter in Gwinnett

The Easter bunny is on his way! And what better way to celebrate than with Easter egg hunts and pictures with the Easter bunny himself? Here are nine ways you and your family can enjoy Easter this year. 1. Underwater Egg Hunt March 23, 11 am - 1 pm @ Bethesda Park Aquatic Center Hunt for colorful…

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Where to Shop for Stocking Stuffers

The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, in hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there. Gifts are great, but opening my stocking on Christmas morning has always been one of my favorite things. *Santa* has always left the cutest trinkets and candies, like chocolate oranges, handmade…

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Christmas in Gwinnett

It is the most wonderful time of the year. Everyone is gearing up for the holidays, even the businesses here in Gwinnett. The holidays are meant to be experienced through lights, trees and shopping. Christmas traditions are passed down from generation to generation, and it's what each person…

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Guide to Gwinnett: Tree Lightings

It's the holiday season. We want to make sure you know where to kick it off with this version of Guide to Gwinnett: Tree Lightings. First, we'll start with this—we are in no way trying to skip over Thanksgiving. After all, giving thanks and eating food are two of our very favorite things. So…

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Gwinnett's Ultimate Fall Checklist

Let's pumpkin spice things up. Fall is here, and we want to help you find all the foliage, festive treats, and family fun. Check out our ultimate Gwinnett Fall Checklist. 1. Buford Corn Maze Autumn activities here are endless. Play in the corn box, take a hayride, enjoy a haunted forest and…

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