Friday, December 13

39th Annual Nutcracker
13 Dec

Music, Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Holiday, Weekend Events

39th Annual Nutcracker

Friday, December 13

A Holiday favorite since 1983, Gwinnett Ballet Theatre’s Nutcracker is a traditionally told story ballet complete with beautiful dancing, colorful sets, and...

Infinite Energy Center, Infinite Energy Theater
Mall of Georgia Family Fun Play Area
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

Mall of Georgia Family Fun Play Area

Friday, December 13

Families are invited to join us in the brand new, reimagined, interactive 4,000 square foot play area. Always free and fun for kids of all ages.

Mall of Georgia
Tommy Davidson
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Food & Drink, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

Tommy Davidson

Friday, December 13

Tommy Davidson’s exceptional range – from stand-up comedy and acting to versatile music accomplishments – have earned him a reputation as an extraordinary...

Atlanta Comedy Theater
 9th Annual Juried Members Exhibition
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

9th Annual Juried Members Exhibition

Friday, December 13 | 10am

In its ninth year in our Georgia Gallery, The Hudgens Juried Members’ Show presents the latest work by a talented selection of artists from our membership....

Hudgens Center for the Arts
Awakening: The Evolution of an Artist
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly

Awakening: The Evolution of an Artist

Friday, December 13 | 10am

After more than two decades of designing buildings and serving his country, a fatal cancer diagnosis brought Columbus Cook back to his first love: visual...

Hudgens Center for the Arts
Bellpoint Gem Show
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Shopping, Weekend Events

Bellpoint Gem Show

Friday, December 13 | 10am

Bellpoint Gem Show invites you to join us for a special 3-day event Dec. 13-14-15 @Gwinnett County Fairgrounds in Lawrenceville, GA with amazing Gem Dealers...

Gwinnett County Fairgrounds & Expo Center
Festival of Trees
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Holiday

Festival of Trees

Friday, December 13 | 10am

Come and enjoy the museum lit up in lights for the holidays!

Southeastern Railway Museum
Snow Mountain
13 Dec

Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events, Outdoors and Recreation

Snow Mountain

Friday, December 13 | 10am

Snow tubing in GA? Yep, we have it! Snow Mountain at Stone Mountain Park is a winter wonderland full of real snow! With a 400-foot tubing hill and 2 moving...

Stone Mountain Park
Kudzu Art Zone Members Show
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Shopping, Weekend Events

Kudzu Art Zone Members Show

Friday, December 13 | 11am

The place for Gwinnett artists to highlight their work.

Kudzu Art Zone
boy tubing
13 Dec

Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Holiday, Weekend Events, Outdoors and Recreation

License to Chill Snow Island at Lanier Islands...

Friday, December 13 | 11am

License to Chill Snow Island is now open! Get your adrenaline fix at Snow Island tubing on the 575 feet long, 8-story high Parrot Mountain slide, one of the...

Lanier Islands
Holiday Lunches at Kurt's
13 Dec

Food & Drink, Group-Friendly

Holiday Lunches at Kurt's

Friday, December 13 | 11:30am

Kurt's Euro Bistro in Duluth will be open for Holiday Lunches starting December 2 - December 20 from 11:30 - 2:00, Monday - Friday. Group Luncheons also...

Kurt's Euro Bistro
Stone Mountain Christmas
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Holiday, Weekend Events, Outdoors and Recreation

Stone Mountain Christmas

Friday, December 13 | 2pm

Each day of Stone Mountain Christmas, you can enjoy some of your favorite park attractions like Summit Skyride, Scenic Railroad, and more! Then, immerse...

Stone Mountain Park
The Ice Rink At Sugar Hill
13 Dec

Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events, Outdoors and Recreation

The Ice Rink At Sugar Hill

Friday, December 13 | 4pm

Bring the family out to skate on the largest outdoor real ice rink in the Southeast! Grab your skates (or you can rent them) and have fun maneuvering around...

The Ice Rink Sugar Hill
Holiday lights
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Holiday, Weekend Events

Magical Nights of Lights

Friday, December 13 | 5pm

Over 26 years Magical Nights of Lights has grown into a place where tradition and excitement merge with hundreds of impressive displays spread throughout a...

Lanier Islands, Margaritaville
Escape the Netherworld at NETHERWORLD Haunted House
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

Escape the Netherworld at NETHERWORLD Haunted...

Friday, December 13 | 5:30pm

NETHERWORLD Haunted House is expanding its extensive assortment of immersive entertainment options with a fourth addition to its offering of escape room...

NETHERWORLD Haunted House
Viking Studio Cooking Class
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Food & Drink, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

Viking Studio Cooking Class

Friday, December 13 | 6pm

Join us for a fun night in the Viking Studio Kitchen at the Chateau Elan Winery! Cooking classes are instructed at an introductory skill level, however, even...

Chateau Elan Winery & Resort
Historic Norcross Carriage Rides
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, City Events

Historic Norcross Carriage Rides

Friday, December 13 | 6:30pm

Carriage Rides board at Taste of Britain.

Taste of Britain
Norcross Photos with Santa
13 Dec

Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Holiday, City Events

Norcross Photos with Santa

Friday, December 13 | 6:30pm

Have photos taken with Santa at 45 South Cafe.

45 South Cafe
Addams Family
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Weekend Events

Addams Family

Friday, December 13 | 7pm

Join us for our middle and high school theatre production of The Addams Family!

Momentum Arts
Christmas Candlemaking with CandleFish
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Food & Drink, Holiday, Weekend Events

Christmas Candlemaking with CandleFish

Friday, December 13 | 7pm

Join us for a very special exclusive Christmas event with Candlefish! Spend an hour and a half in the Chateau Elan Winery listening to holiday music while...

Chateau Elan Winery & Resort
In Bethlehem Inn
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Holiday, Religious, Weekend Events

In Bethlehem Inn

Friday, December 13 | 7pm

A light dinner theatre event By John W. Carter Directed by Tanya Caldwell Our Inn Keeper Eli Merriman is presiding over dinner at his crowded inn and you...

Lionheart Theatre Company
Meet the Author - Jim Dant
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly

Meet the Author - Jim Dant

Friday, December 13 | 7:30pm

Pastor Jim Dant is the author of This I Know: A Simple Biblical Defense for LGBTQ Christians. He will speak on his "survival manual" that digs into the...

Gwinnett County Public Library
Slow Pour Brewing Company Live Music Featuring Sammer Sabbagh
13 Dec

Music, Arts & Culture, Food & Drink, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events, Brewery & Beverage

Slow Pour Brewing Company Live Music Featuring...

Friday, December 13 | 7:30pm

At Slow Pour they believe that Nothing Good Happens In A Hurry, and that the most important moments in life should be shared with friends. So ease into a...

Slow Pour Brewing Company
Atlanta Gladiators vs Jacksonville Icemen
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Child Friendly, Group-Friendly, Infinite Energy Center Events, Weekend Events, Professional Sports, Atlanta Gladiators

Atlanta Gladiators vs Jacksonville Icemen

Friday, December 13 | 7:35pm

The Atlanta Gladiators are the ECHL (AA Professional Hockey) affiliate of the Boston Bruins & provide family friendly, affordable fun to Metro Atlanta. They...

Infinite Energy Center
 This Wonderful Life
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

This Wonderful Life

Friday, December 13 | 8pm

Written by Steve Murray Conceived by Mark Setlock This hilariously touching stage adaptation of one of the most popular and heartwarming films ever made...

Aurora Theatre
20th Century Blues
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

20th Century Blues

Friday, December 13 | 8pm

In 20th Century Blues by Susan Miller, playing at Live Arts Theatre December 6th through the 21st, four women from very diffrent backgrounds meet once a year...

Live Arts Theatre, Downstairs
A Christmas Carol Presented by Theatre Buford
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly, Holiday, Weekend Events

A Christmas Carol Presented by Theatre Buford

Friday, December 13 | 8pm

Though London awaits the joyful arrival of Christmas, miserly Ebenezer Scrooge thinks it’s all humbug, berating his faithful clerk and cheerful nephew for...

Buford Community Center
Christmas Belles
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

Christmas Belles

Friday, December 13 | 8pm

By Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and James Wooten. Directed by Rick Thompson A church Christmas program spins hilariously out of control in this Southern...

New Dawn Theater Company
Christmas Canteen
13 Dec

Music, Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

Christmas Canteen

Friday, December 13 | 8pm

Direction & Choreography By David Rossetti Musical Direction By Ann-Carol Pence Written By Scott Rousseau Gwinnett’s longest-running theatrical holiday...

Aurora Theatre
Cinnamon Grits
13 Dec

Arts & Culture, Group-Friendly, Holiday, Weekend Events

Cinnamon Grits

Friday, December 13 | 8pm

Book, Lyrics, & Music by Erica Allen McGee Everything is nice when you add a little cinnamon spice! The holiday sequel to the ART Station Southern hit...

ART Station
Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneers "A Pirate's Christmas"
13 Dec

Music, Arts & Culture, Holiday, Weekend Events

Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneers "A...

Friday, December 13 | 8pm

Tom Mason and the Blue Buccaneers is a wild band of Nashville musicians who dress like pirates and play a rollicking mix of piratical sing-alongs, rousing...

Eddie Owen Presents @ Red Clay Music Foundry
Interstellar Echoes: A Tribute to Pink Floyd
13 Dec

Music, Arts & Culture, Food & Drink, Group-Friendly, Weekend Events

Interstellar Echoes: A Tribute to Pink Floyd

Friday, December 13 | 9:30pm

The Southeast’s premier Pink Floyd Tribute band, Interstellar Echoes pride themselves on accurately reproducing the legendary catalog of Pink Floyd. Obsessed...

37 Main - A Rock Cafe

Friday, December 13