Fun Weekend Events

This weekend, enjoy the beautiful Fall weather and check out one of these fun events happening close to home!

Enjoy an afternoon date at the 6th Annual Suwanee Wine Festival at Suwanee Town Center. You’ll have the opportunity to sample over 150 hand-selected international premium wines.  Dacula native and acclaimed country music artist Joe Hall will be performing on the amphitheater stage. Plus, you’ll get the chance to try your hand at Giant Jenga and Peach State Cornhole! The event starts at 1 pm and is open to adults 21 and over only. To purchase tickets, visit this website.

The Native American Festival and Pow Wow takes place today and Sunday at Stone Mountain Park. This fantastic event brings Native American culture to life with a variety of authentic demonstrations, exhibits, and activities. Learn about skills and traditions such as bow making, flint-knapping, and cooking over an open fire. Children will love exploring the authentic tipis and experiencing an encampment that demonstrates how Native Americans once lived. Native Americans from across the U.S. and Central America will compete in fascinating intertribal drum and dance competitions. There will also be an artist’s marketplace with beautiful arts and crafts for sale! For more information, visit the Stone Mountain Park website.

The 11th Annual Chastain Park Arts Festival is a free, family-friendly event exhibiting some of the best arts and crafts in the region. Named “Best Local Festival” by Best Self Magazine, the festival will showcase nearly 200 exhibitors with paintings,  jewelry, glass work, photography, digital art, and a variety of other media. Relax to live acoustic music from a variety of artists and enjoy delicious cuisine from local food trucks and concessions. Kids will love the dedicated children’s area! For more information, visit the festival website.

This is a great weekend to check out the College Football Hall of Fame! Celebrate game day at Tailgate Saturday – this fun, family-friendly event includes tailgate games, trivia and prizes, and up to four live match-ups broadcast on a 36-foot video board! Don’t miss the Indoor Playing Field, where you can learn to throw like a quarterback, kick a field goal, and take on a challenging obstacle course. For more information on Tailgate Saturday, visit the College Football Hall of Fame’s website.

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