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Atlanta has long been known as the Southeast’s top destination for family reunions. Jam-packed with civil rights heritage and history, family attractions, world-renowned dining and Southern hospitality, your reunion will feel right at home in Gwinnett. Why Gwinnett? Just 30 minutes north of downtown Atlanta, Gwinnett is home to award-winning parks and recreation facilities, where families can swim, grill out, enjoy lakeside barbecues or gather in modern, accessible pavilions and facilities. With over 100 hotels, from limited to full-service, families on any size budget can find group-friendly, comfortable and well-maintained accommodations. Explore Gwinnett, the county tourism office, is dedicated to making your Atlanta-based reunion a great success. We offer complimentary services to save time and money, including:

  • Assistance in helping you find the best group hotel accommodations*
  • Welcome bags for your guests (we will provide two (2) welcome bags per Gwinnett County hotel room booked on peak night)* click here to request welcome bags
  • Name tags and lanyards for family members (based upon hotel room nights)*
  • Complimentary Family Reunion Planning Workshops (reservations required, held 2 times/year)
  • Visitor information, including Explore Gwinnett magazine, coupon book and other helpful resources

*Complimentary services offered to groups who book room nights through Explore Gwinnett

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Park Pavilions

Gwinnett has many beautiful parks with pavilion rental options. No matter the size of your gathering, we have beautiful and spacious pavilions for every event. 

Group Dining

Looking for a private dining space to host your next event? We have a great selection of restaurants that offer additional space for any occasion.