19.99-34.99 770-945-8787 5-7THE ICE RINK AT SUGAR HILLBEHIND SUGAR HILL CITY HALLSugar Hill Grab your skates (or you can rent them) and have fun maneuvering around on ice!Skating sessions are 90 minutes, but you can add additional time if you are having too much fun to leave!Fri 5pm-10pm, Sat 10am-11pm, Sun 2pm-9pm -, children 2 and under free; skate rentals are an additional 770-945-6716 Sugar Hill December 5-7CHRISTMAS CANTEENAURORA THEATRELawrenceville Our annual living Christmas card and Gwinnett's longest running theatrical holiday tradition, Christmas Canteen returns for our 19th season.Fri&Sat 8pm, Sat & Sun pm - 678-226-6222 5-7IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFESYLVIA BEARD THEATREBuford Based on the timeless classic film by Frank Capra, this production celebrates faith and values of the American philosophy of life: Hard work, fair play and the love and support of family and community will be rewarded Fri&Sat 8pm, Sun 3pm 770-945-6762 - 5-7SANTA'S WORKSHOPTHE RECTORYNorcross Make plans this holiday season to visit a remarkable, magical dwelling where you will get to peek into the hustle and bustle created by Santa, his Elves, local merchants, artists and artisans.9am-12noon , must pre-register by 12/5 678-277-0860 6SOUNDING OFF THE CHRISTMAS SEASONDOWNTOWN AUBURNAuburn Come join us with the Christmas spirit and ring in the Holiday season!Enjoy food, caroling, Christmas Festivities and our ceremonial lighting of downtown Auburn.
Following the parade, parents are welcome to take pictures of their children visiting with both Santa and Mrs. There will also be entertainment and activities in thepark. 10am Free 770-921-2210 636th ANNUAL TREE LIGHTING AND FESTIVITIESDULUTH TOWN GREENDuluth The evening starts at dusk with caroling, the sky is completely dark by the time a guest vocalist sings "O Holy Night," and the 20 foot, live evergreen tree is illuminated, glowing with thousands of beautiful lights.
Step back in time with our costumed guide as you discover historic customs and traditions celebrated during the holiday season. Hoffman's tale, "The Nutcracker" with music by Gwinnett Symphony Orchestra.
End the tour with a delicious mug of hot chocolate or apple cider and a special holiday craft.6pm & 7pm ECH members are free, and pre-registration is required 770-904-3500 5-6NORTHEAST ATLANTA BALLET – THE NUTCRACKERPERFORMING ARTS CENTER AT GWINNETT CENTERDuluth Ballet - Ring in the holidays with the Northeast Atlanta Ballet's classic rendition of E. Fri 2pm & pm, Sat 10am, 2pm & pm , Sun 2pm & 6pm .50-.50 770-813-7500 5-7LANIER ISLANDS CHRISTMASLAKE LANIER ISLANDSBuford Every night starting at 5pm, pack your car full of friends and family and drive through our enchanting Christmas lights show.
Also, get a chance to spend a little time with Santa and his live reindeer!
Free 770-963-4002 GA/85370101632December 6BREAKFAST WITH SANTAGWINNETT HISTORIC COURTHOUSELawrenceville Join Santa for breakfast in the beautiful courthouse!
Parents are encouraged to bring their own cameras and smartphones.