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October 2011

October 1
Joyce Meyer Ministries
Arena At Gwinnett Center – Duluth – Sat 10a.m. – Free
Contact: 800-727-9673# or www.joycemeyer.org/OurMinistries/Conferences

October 1
Georgia Race For Autism And Family Fun Day 2011
Gwinnett County Fairgrounds – Lawrenceville – 8a.m. – Free to attend – $10-$35 to participate# Contact: 770-904-4474 or www.georgiaraceforautism.com

October 1
4th Annual Rock N” Rib Fest
Downtown Lawrenceville – Lawrenceville – 1p.m.-9p.m. – Free
Contact: 678-226-2639 or www.visitlawrenceville.com

October 1
Suwanee Farmers Market
Town Center Park – Suwanee – Sat 8a.m.-Noon – Free
Contact: 770-945-8996 or www.suwanee.com

October 1
Pancake Breakfast
Briscoe Field – Lawrenceville
8a.m.-10:30a.m. followed by EAA meeting – $6 10 yrs + – $3 under 10.
Contact: www.eaa690.org

October 1
Amigos For Christ Celebration Service Music Festival
Town Center Park – Suwanee – 8a.m.-10p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-614-9250 or www.amigosforchrist.org or www.suwanee.com

October 1
Snbf Championship”#Collins Hill High School – Lawrenceville – 9a.m.-11a.m. and 6p.m.-10p.m.
Contact:# 770-995-5857 or www.SNBF.com

October 1
Auburn Pageant
Auburn Elementary School Gymnasium – Auburn – 1p.m.-4p.m.
Contact: 770-963-4002 or www.cityofauburn-ga.org

October 1
Amc Sensory Friendly Films
Discover Mills 18 – Lawrenceville – 10a.m.-$6.
Contact: 678-847-9262 or www.amctheatres.com/sff

October 1
14th Annual Petit Le Mans
Road Atlanta – Braselton – 8a.m. – $65 and up
Contact: 1-800-849-RACE or www.roadatlanta.com

October 1
Braselton Rotary Club 5k
Chateau Elan Pavilion – Braselton – 7:30p.m. dance lessons – 8:30p.m. Concert-$30
Contact: 678-425-0900 ext. 41 or www.chateauelan.com

October 1
Tim Graves & Cherokee
Everett Brothers Music Barn – Suwanee – 8p.m. – $15 donation requested
Contact: 770-945-5628 or www.everettsmusicbarn.com/schedule.php

October 1
Rapunzel
Rising Stars @ New Dawn Theater – Duluth – 11a.m.-$5
Contact: 678-887-5015 or www.newdawntheatercompany.com

October 1
Trinity”s Oktoberfest
Trinity Lutheran Church – Lilburn – 11a.m.-9:30p.m. – $3 – children under 4 free
Contact: 770-972-4418 or www.lilburnoktoberfest.org

October 1-2
Norcross Art Fest
Downtown Norcross – Norcross – Sat 10a.m.-6p.m. – Sun 11a.m.-5p.m. – Free.
Contact:# www.norcrossartfest.com

October 1-2
12 X 12 Xtravaganza
Kudzu Art Zone – Norcross – 11a.m.-4p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-840-9844 or www.kudzuartzone.org

October 1-2
33rd# Annual Elisha Winn Fair
Elisha Winn House (Dacula Road And Hurricane Shoals) – Dacula
Sat 10a.m.-5p.m. – Sun 10a.m.-4p.m. – $3 – 12 and under free
Contact: 770-339-0840 or www.gwinnetths.org

October 1-2
Girls Night: The Musical
Performing Arts Center At Gwinnett Center – Duluth – 2p.m. & 7:30p.m. – $35-$40
Contact: 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com

October 1-2, 7-9, 14-16, 21-23, 28-30
10th Annual Pumpkin Festival
Stone Mountain Park – Stone Mountain
Fri, Sun 10a.m.-6p.m. – Sat 10a.m.-7p.m. – Adventure Pass $21-$27 and $10 vehicle entry
Contact: 770-498-5690 or www.stonemountainpark.com

October 1, 4-8
Caliente
Tannery Row Artist Colony – Buford – 12p.m.-5p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-904-0572 or www.tanneryrowartistcolony.com

October 1, 4-8, 11-15, 25-29
Photography Exhibition – “The Master, The Teachers & The Students”#
Hudgens Center For The Arts – Duluth – 10a.m.-5p.m. – $3-$5 – children under 2 free
Contact: 770-623-6002 or www.thehudgens.org

October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Lasershow Spectacular
Stone Mountain Park
Stone Mountain – 8p.m. – $10 vehicle entry
Contact: 770-498-5690 or www.stonemountainpark.com

October 1-31
Netherworld Haunted House
Georgia Antique & Design Center – Norcross
Sun-Thurs 7p.m. – 11p.m. – Fri-Sat 7p.m.-12a.m. – $22-$27.
Contact: 404-608-2484 or www.fearworld.com

October 1-31
Lawrenceville Ghost Tours
Aurora Theatre – Lawrenceville – Sun-Thurs 7:30p.m. – Fri-Sat 7p.m. & 9p.m. – $9-$15
Contact: 678-226-6222 or www.scarystroll.com

October 1-31
Buford Corn Maze
Buford – Mon-Thurs 10a.m.-6p.m. – Fri 6p.m.-11p.m.
Sat 1p.m.-11p.m. – Sun 1p.m.-9p.m. – $8 – under 12 $7
Contact: 678-835-7198 or www.bufordcornmaze.com

October 1-31
Corn Dawgs
Loganville.# Contact: 678-243-6701 or www.corndawgs.com

October 2
Auburn Cruisers Car Show
Downtown Auburn – Aubutn – 1p.m.-5p.m
Contact: www.cityofauburn-ga.org or 770-963-4002.

October 2
Chattapoochie Pet Fest
Duluth Town Green – Duluth – 10a.m.-5p.m.
Contact: www.duluthhistorical.org\chattapoochee\index.html

October 2, 9
Gwinnett Cheer Off
Arena At Gwinnett Center – Duluth – 8a.m. – $3
Contact: www.gwinnettcenter.com

October 4, 11
Whistle Stop Farmers Market
Buchanan Street At Thrasher Park – Norcross – 4p.m.-8p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-448-2122 or www.norcrossfarmersmarket.com

October 5-7
Catalyst 2011
Arena At Gwinnett Center – Duluth – 8:30a.m. – $159-$319
Contact: 888-334-6569 or www.catalystspace.com/events/east

October 5, 12, 19, 26
Toddler Treats
Yellow River Game Ranch – Lilburn – 10a.m.-5p.m. (last ticket sold at 4p.m.) – $7-$8
Contact: 770-972-6643 or www.yellowrivergameranch.com

October 6-9, 13-16, 20-23, 27-30
Gray Area
Aurora Theatre – Lawrenceville
Thurs – Fri 8 p.m. – Sat 2:30 pm – 8p.m. “# Sun 2:30p.m. – $20-30, matinees $16-24
Contact: 678-226-6222 or www.auroratheatre.com

October 7-8, 14-15, 20-22, 27-31
Norcross Ghost Tours
Downtown# Norcross – 7p.m. (kids tour) – 8p.m. – 9p.m. (adult/teenager tour) – $8-$12
Contact: 404-934-4805 or www.norcrossghost.com

October 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29
3rd Annual Kudzu/Atlanta Celebrates Photography Event
Kudzu Art Zone – Norcross – 11a.m.-4p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-840-9844 or www.kudzuartzone.org

October 8
Lilburn Daze
Downtown Lilburn – Lilburnv9a.m.-5p.m.vFree to attend
Contact: 770-921-3242 or www.lilburndaze.org

October 8
Amc Car Show
Hilton Atlanta NE – Norcross – 9a.m.-4p.m. – Free to attend
Contact: www.peachstateamo.com

October 8
Taste Of Suwanee
Town Center Park – Suwanee – 12p.m. – Free admission
meal and ride tickets (1-5 per) $.50 each
Contact: 770-831-3159 or www.tasteofsuwanee.com

October 8
5k Granite Grasshopper
Stone Mountain Village – Stone Mountain – 8a.m. Fun Run – 8:30a.m. 5K-Free to watch.# Contact: 770-498-7334 or www.granitegrasshopper5k.com or www.stonemountainvillage.com

October 8
Vicente Fernandez with Edith Marquez
Arena At Gwinnett Center – Duluth – 8p.m. – $52-$152
Contact: 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com

October 8-9
Oktoberfest
Stone Mountain Village – Stone Mountain – Sat 12p.m.-8p.m. – Sun 12p.m.-6p.m. – Free# Contact: 770-498-7334 or www.stonemountainvillage.com

October 8, 15, 22
Date Night Pottery
Art Station-Stone Mountain – 7p.m. – $79/per couple
Contact: 770-469-1105 or www.artstation.org

October 13
Second Thursday Preschool Program
Southeastern Railway Museum – Duluth
10:30a.m.-Noon – $7 per child – one free adult per family.
Contact: 770-495-0253 ext. 2 or www.SoutheasternRailwayMuseum.org

October 13
No Reason Block Party
Town Green – Duluth – 5p.m.-8p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-476-3434 or www.duluthga.net

October 13-16, 20-23, 27-30
Art Station”s “A Tour Of Southern Ghosts”#
Stone Mountain Park – Stone Mountain
Fri-Sat 7p.m.-9:30p.m. – Thurs & Sun 7p.m.-9p.m. – $6-$14 – $10 vehicle entry fee
Contact: 770-469-1105 or www.artstation.org

October 13-16, 20-23, 27-30
Death Of A Salesman
New Dawn Theater – Duluth – 2p.m. & 8p.m. – $10-$15
Contact: 678-887-5015 or www.newdawntheatercompany.com

October 14
Abc”s Of Planning A Family Reunion
George Pierce Park Recreation Center – Suwanee
9:30a.m.-1p.m. – Free (reservations required)
Contact: 770-814-6056 or www.gcvb.org

October 14
Flicks On The Bricks
Duluth Town Green – Duluth – Dusk-Free
Contact: 770-476-3434 or www.duluthga.net

October 14-16
10th Urban Mediamakers Film Festival
Red Clay Theatre And Arts Center – Duluth – All day – $125-$175
Contact: 404-460-2793 or www.umff.com

October 14-16, 21-23, 28-31
Dracula
New London Theatre – Snellville – Fri & Sat 8p.m. – Sun 2:30p.m. – Mon 8p.m. – $10-$15
Contact: 770-559-1484 or www.newlondontheatre.org

October 15
Autumn Heritage Festival
City Hall – Loganville – 10a.m.-4p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-283-9016 or www.loganville-ga.gov

October 15
Youth Program
Briscoe Field – Lawrenceville – 9a.m. – Free
Contact: www.eaa690.org

October 15
Walk And Wine Tour
Stone Mountain Village – Stone Mountain – 6-8p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-498-7334 or www.stonemountainvillage.com

October 15
Classic Car Show Cruise-In
Stone Mountain Village – Stone Mountain – 5p.m.-8p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-498-7334 or www.stonemountainvillage.com

October 15
Movies On Main
Stone Mountain Village – Stone Mountain – Sundown – Free
Contact: 770-498-7334 or www.stonemountainvillage.com

October 15
Fall Festival
Mall Of Georgia/The Village – Buford – 1p.m.-3p.m.
Contact: 678-847-5000 or www.mallofgeorgia.com

October 15
Aurora Children”s Playhouse Presents “The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow”#
Aurora Theatre – Lawrencevill – 10a.m. – $7
Contact: 678-226-6222 or www.auroratheatre.com

October 15-16
39th Annual Stone Mountain Highland Games
Stone Mountain Park – Stone Mountain – 9a.m.-5p.m. – $4-$15 – $10 vehicle entry fee
Contact: 770-521-0228 or www.smhg.org

October 15-16
Reptile Show
Gwinnett County Fairgrounds – Lawrenceville – Sat 10a.m.-5p.m. “# Sun 10a.m.-4p.m. – $5-$8
Contact: 864-906-3458 or www.repticon.com/atlanta.html

October 15-16
3rd Annual Korean Festival
Town Center Park – Suwanee – Noon – Free
Contact: 404-547-1859 or www.suwanee.com

October 15-16
Auburnfest
Downtown Auburn – Sat 12-7p.m. – Sun 2-7 – Free
Contact: 770-963-4002 or www.cityofauburn-ga.org

October 15-16
Eastman”s Gun Show
North Atlanta Trade Center – Norcross
Sat 9a.m.-5p.m. – Sun 10a.m.-5p.m. – $8 – under 12 free
Contact: 770-279-9899 or www.northatlantatradecenter.com

October 15, 18-22, 25-29
“Under The Influence”#
Tannery Row Artist Colony – Buford – 12p.m.”5p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-904-0572 or www.tanneryrowartistcolony.com

October 20
Enrique Iglesias
Arena At Gwinnett Center – Duluth – 7p.m. – $39.50-$89.50
Contact: 800-745-3000 or www.AEGLive.com or www.ticketmaster.com

October 20-22
Georgia Quilt Show
Gwinnett Center – Duluth
Thurs-Fri 10a.m.-6p.m. – Sat 10a.m.-5:30p.m.-$10 – children 12 and under free
Contact: 800-224-6422 or www.gwinnettcenter.com

October 21
Funny Fridays
Aurora Theatre – Lawrenceville – 7:15p.m. & 9:15p.m.-$15
Contact: 678-226-6222 or www.auroratheatre.com

October 21-22
Gwinnett Gladiators Vs. Greenville Road Warriors
Arena At Gwinnett Center – Duluth – Fri 7:35 pm – Sat 7:05 p.m. – $10-$20
Contact: 404-249-6400 or www.gwinnettgladiators.com

October 21-23
Country Living Fair
Stone Mountain Park – Stone Mountain – 10a.m.-5p.m. – $10-$48
Contact: 1-866-500-FAIR or www.stellashows.com or www.stonemountainpark.com

October 22
11th Annual Sugar Hill Fall Festival
E.E. Robinson Park – Sugar Hill – 11a.m.-5p.m. – Free.
Contact: 770-770-945-6716 or www.cityofsugarhill.com

October 22
Volkswagen & Classic Car Show
E.E. Robinson Park-Sugar Hill – 11a.m.-4p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-831-7413 or www.cityofsugarhill.com

October 22
Photography Family Day
Hudgens Center For The Arts – Duluth – 10a.m.-5p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-623-6002 or www.thehudgens.org

October 22
Dream House-7th Annual Boot Scootin” Barn Raiser
Gwinnett County Fairgrounds – Lawrenceville – 6:30p.m.-10p.m. – $50
Contact: 770-717-7410 or www.dreamhousforkids.org

October 22
Jim Hurst
Everett Brothers Music Barn-Suwanee – 8p.m. – $15 donation requested
Contact: 770-945-5628 or www.everettsmusicbarn.com/schedule.php

October 22
Aurora Children”s Playhouse Presents “Aesop”s Fantastic Fables”#
Aurora Theatre-Lawrenceville – 10a.m. – $7
Contact: 678-226-6222 or www.auroratheatre.com

October 22
Rocktoberfest
North Atlanta Trade# – Norcross – 12p.m.-12am-$20
Contact: 770-279-9899 or www.northatlantatradecenter.com

October 22-23
Antique & Holiday Festival
Braselton Park – Braselton – Free
Contact: www.braseltonfestivals.com

October 27
Toast At Town Center
Town Center Park – Suwanee – 6p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-945-8996 or www.suwanee.com

October 27-30
Wera Grand National Finals
Road Atlanta – Braselton – $15-$40
Contact: 1-800-849-RACE or www.roadatlanta.com

October 28-30
Party Cats Cat Show
North Atlanta Trade Center – Norcross
Fri 3p.m.-10p.m. – Sat & Sun 9a.m.-5p.m. – $6 – under 12 $5
Contact: 770-279-9899 or www.northatlantatradecenter.com

October 29
Family Fun Day! 2011
Stars And Strikes – Dacula – 11a.m.-4p.m. – Free
Contact: 678-965-5707 or www.starsandstrikes.com

October 29
Trek Or Treat
Suwanee Creek Park – Suwanee – 11a.m. – Free
Contact: 770-945-8996 or www.suwanee.com

October 29
Pug Fest
Gwinnett County Fairgrounds – Lawrenceville – 10a.m. – 4p.m. – $6 adults – $3 12 and under Contact: 770-887-9741 or www.rescuepug.com

October 29
Spider Web Spooktacular
Burel Park – Auburn – 5p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-963-4002 or www.cityofauburn-ga.org

October 29
Date Night Downtown
Downtown Historic Norcross – Norcross
6p.m.-9p.m. – Free – optional cultural events will have small charge
Contact: 678-421-2025 or www.aplacetoimagine.com

October 29
Halloween On The Green
Duluth Town Green – Duluth-3p.m.-8p.m. – Free
Contact: 770-476-3434 or www.duluthga.net

October 29
9TH Annual Scarioke Costume And Karaoke Party
The Singin” Bean-Lawrenceville – pm – $3 minimum purchase per person
Contact: 678-534-5220 or www.thesinginbean.com

October 29
Aurora Children”s Playhouse Presents “Halloween Magic Show”#
Aurora Theatre – Lawrenceville – 10a.m.-$7
Contact: 678-226-6222 or www.auroratheatre.com

October 29-30
Intergalactic Bead Show
Gwinnett Center – Duluth – 10a.m.-5p.m. – $5 – Ages 12 and under free
Contact: 1-888-729-6904 or www.beadshows.com

October 31
Trick-Or-Treating
Mall Of Georgia – Buford – 6p.m. – Free
Contact: 678-847-5000 or www.mallofgeorgia.com