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Halloween and October Experiences at Gwinnett Parks

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Halloween Events- Gwinnett Parks and Recreation

October 22

Little Ghostly Gathering
10:00am – noon • Ages 2 – 5 • $5/person
Rhodes Jordan Park Community Recreation Center
100 East Crogan Street, Lawrenceville • 678.277.0890

Halloween Boo Bash
6:30pm – 9:00pm • All Ages • $5/person
Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center
4651 Britt Road, Norcross • 678.277.0860

Mummy & Son Ball
7:00pm – 9:00pm • Ages 4+ • $11/person
George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center
55 Buford Highway, Suwanee • 678.277.0910

October 28

Walk Among the Stars – Hollywood
6:00pm – 8:00pm • All Ages • Free
Rock Springs Park
550 Rock Springs Road, Lawrenceville • 770.417.2210

October 29

Spooky Pond Party
6:00pm – 8:00pm • All Ages • $12/person
OneStop Centerville
3025 Bethany Church Road, Snellville • 678.277.0228

October 30

Monster Menagerie
1:00pm – 3:00pm • Ages 5+ • Free
OneStop Norcross
5030 Georgia Belle Court • 678.277.5400

Halloween Fest
2:00pm – 5:00pm • All Ages • Free
Bogan Park Community Recreation Center
2723 North Bogan Road, Buford • 678.277.0850

Party Like a MonSTAR
7:00pm – 10:00pm • All Ages • $10/In-person, $5/Virtual
OneStop Buford
2755 Sawnee Avenue, Buford • 678.225.5360
Active Adult 50+

Virtual Haunted House
1:30pm – 3:00pm • Free, must regsiter to receive link
Prime Timers Pointe at George Pierce Park • 678.277.0910
Bethesda Park Senior Center • 678.277.0179

Line Dance Costume Ball
6:00pm – 8:00pm • $8/person
Bethesda Park Senior Center
225 Bethesda Church Road, Lawrenceville • 678.277.0179

October Experiences

October 22 | 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Moonlight on the Mill
All ages | $5/person
Freeman’s Mill Park
Lawrenceville | 770.904.3500

October 23 | 10:00am – noon
Diwali Macrame Lamp Craft
Ages 12+ | $31/person
Lilburn Activity Building
Lilburn | 678.277.0875

October 23 | noon – 4:00pm
Harvest Homecoming
All ages | FREE
McDaniel Farm Park
Duluth | 770.822.5450

October 23 | 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Paint & Sip – Amicolola Falls
Ages 18+ | $24/person
Lilburn Activity Building
Lilburn | 678.277.0875

October 29 | 6:30pm – 9:30pm
Cheers! Adventurous A’fares! – Murder Mystery
Ages 21+ | $35/person
Gwinnett Historic Courthouse
Lawrenceville | 770.822.5450

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Holiday Glow 2021

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Previous Holiday Glow with Mike Mason speaking.

December 3, 6-8 p.m.

Mark your calendars for the Town Green’s 3rd annual Holiday Glow! Celebrate the season during this free event. Event attendees can cozy up with complimentary hot chocolate while enjoying a holiday sing-a-long and giant bubbles over the Town Green.

A very special guest from the North Pole will help to light up the Town Green and then introduce a rocking holiday concert! Take pictures in front of Santa’s Peachtree Corners Camper and leave a letter in his mailbox. The Town Green will feature different light up displays including a Menorah and a unique digital holiday tree. So, bring a lawn chair and come enjoy the lights and the songs of the season with neighbors and friends.

GETTING THERE

Park and Walk

Free parking is available in the Town Center Parking Deck or on-street within the Town Center.  Additional parking is available in the parking areas off Davinci Court off Peachtree Corners Circle (3720 Davinci Ct, 3715 Davinci Ct or 2745 Davinci Ct). You’ll cross Peachtree Corners Circle and access the Town Green via a mulch path with string lights.

Ride Share

Ride share drop off and pick up location is The Piedmont Bank, 5100 Peachtree Parkway.

PROHIBITED ITEMS

For the safety and convenience of all guests the following items are prohibited on the Town Green.

  • Glass Containers
  • Fires or Barbecue Grills
  • Hard Sided or Large Coolers
  • Large or over-sized bags/back packs, luggage, or duffel bags
  • Fireworks or Sparklers
  • Smoking, Vaping or use of any tobacco products
  • Illegal Substance or Drugs
  • Pets or Animals with the exception of service animals
  • Flying Objects including but not limited to: Sports Balls, Flying Discs, Beach Balls, or Drones
  • Tents, tables or staking. No items can be affixed to any park infrastructure

Guests are expected to behave respectfully and in accordance with Town Green policy, state and local laws. Any guest that is acting in a manner that is deemed unsafe can be subject to eviction.

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Holiday Events at the Forum on Peachtree Parkway

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Lights Up

November 27, 2021. 4-7 P.M.

The time is here. Join The Forum on November 27th for the annual tree-lighting event, Lights Up!

This year’s event will feature live holiday music with Layne Denton, Adam Komesar and the JJ Weeks Band from 4:00 – 6:30 p.m. and a bunch of other fun for your family to enjoy, like Rudolph, Hermey & The Abominable Snowman, snowfall, kid’s crafts, a special holiday vendor market, hot chocolate with Peterbrooke, face painting and glow fun and a holiday photo booth. Save the date now and join us for the countdown to Christmas! Santa will enter the stage for our tree-lighting countdown at 6:45 p.m, so make sure you’re present. Following the event, he will be available for photos at Swoozies until 8 p.m.

More details to come at theforumonpeachtree.com

Holiday Cookie Workshop

DECEMBER 4, 2021. 10:30- 11:30 A.M.

Join at Mojito’s at The Forum for a holiday cookie workshop with Twin Kookies! Each ticket includes holiday cookies, icing and sprinkles for one along with decorating instruction.

They’ll also have a surprise (don’t tell the kids!) halfway through the workshop with a special visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus! Book your tickets now. They can’t wait to decorate with you!

Register now at: https://bit.ly/3wF6BVs

Merry Market Days

December 18-19. 12-6 P.M

It’s the final event of the holiday season at The Forum! Join for an indoor two-day holiday market on Dec. 18-19 jam packed with endless holiday gift shopping options. This market will feature over 50+ local artisans and makers showcasing their products. If you want to buy local this year, here’s your chance!

Guests can also enjoy food, hot chocolate, photos with Santa on Sunday, live Christmas music with Adam Komesar and a free children’s craft corner, perfect to keep the kiddos busy while parents shop. You won’t want to miss this one. Mark your calendars and join us for the final shopping weekend of the 2021 holiday season.

Merry Market Days will be held from 12 – 6 P.M in the former Kinnucan’s space located next to Aomi Japanese. See you there, shoppers!

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43 Compete in the City’s First Peachtree Corners Decathlon

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On Saturday, November 6th, the City of Peachtree Corners hosted the Inaugural Peachtree Corners Decathlon. This event brought together numerous members of the community who competed in 10 events on the Town Green Path to Fitness.

A total of 43 competitors took the challenge head-on and competed in the following 10 events: Wall Climb, Bender, Row, Rope Climb, Box Jump, Rope Traverse, Multi Rig, Sandbag Carry, Burpees, Run.

Aside from the fun had by all, the following competitors made the podium and were recognized at the award ceremony hosted at Anderby Brewing.

Top 3 Men 40 and Under

First Place – TJ Fox

Second Place – Taylor Latham

Third Place – Jeff Seelig

Top 3 Women 40 and Under

First Place – Rachel Watters

Second Place – Megan Young

Third Place – Abby Hancharik

Top 3 Men Over 40

First Place – Gary Welch

Second Place – Alex Wright

Third Place – Phil Sadd

Top 3 Women Over 40

First Place – Kristin McEwen

Second Place – Lauren Evans

Third Place – Jasna Marker

The City of Peachtree Corners thanks all of those that competed and attended to make this a fantastic event.

The Peachtree Corners Path to Fitness is open to the public and is located at the Town Green in Town Center at 5200 Town Center Boulevard in Peachtree Corners.

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