Special Photo
 Rupert’s Orchestra will perform at 6:30 p.m. Saturday on the Duluth Town Green as part of the city’s SummerStage Concert Series. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-476-3434 or visit www.duluthga.net. 

Special Photo Rupert’s Orchestra will perform at 6:30 p.m. Saturday on the Duluth Town Green as part of the city’s SummerStage Concert Series. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-476-3434 or visit www.duluthga.net. 

Send items for Gwinnett Calendar to calendar@gwinnettdailypost.com or the Gwinnett Daily Post, P.O. Box 603, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. The fax number is 770-339-8081. Please include event name, time and date, location, with address, phone number and cost. Deadline is two weeks prior to the event.

Today

Comedian Karen Mills will perform at 9 p.m. today at Buford Variety Theater, 170 W. Main St. in Buford. The show is for those 21 and older only. For more information, call 770-271-7878 or visit www.bufordvarietytheater.com.

Rolling Stones tribute band Satisfaction will perform at 10 p.m. today at 37 Main in Buford. The show is for adults 21 and older only. For more information, call 678-288-2030 or visit www.37main.com.

Saturday

Page 2 Stage Productions will present “Life is a Gamble,” a murder mystery dinner theater event, from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at George Pierce Park, 55 Buford Highway in Suwanee. Tickets are $30 and include casino games, a buffet dinner and the show, which is for those 16 and older. For more information, call 770-831-4173 or visit www.page2stageproductions.com.

The city of Lilburn will host Music on Main from 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday at Lilburn City Park. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-638-2198 or visit www.cityoflilburn.com.

Rupert’s Orchestra will perform at 6:30 p.m. Saturday on the Duluth Town Green as part of the city’s SummerStage Concert Series. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-476-3434 or visit www.duluthga.net.

The Georgia Piedmont Arts Center in partnership with the city of Auburn and the Auburn DDA will present Harvest of Art, featuring fine arts and crafts and musical entertainment and more, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at 1396 Third Ave. in Auburn. For more information, call 770-963-4002.

Comedian Karen Mills will perform at 9 p.m. Saturday at Buford Variety Theater, 170 W. Main St. in Buford. The show is for those 21 and older only. For more information, call 770-271-7878 or visit www.bufordvarietytheater.com.

Aerosmith tribute band Aeromyth will perform at 10 p.m. Saturday at 37 Main in Buford. The show is for adults 21 and older only. For more information, call 678-288-2030 or visit www.37main.com.

Thursday

New York Times bestselling author Sara Gruen will make an appearance at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Aurora Theatre, 128 Pike St. in Lawrenceville. The author books discussion and signing are free to attend but seating is limited. A special ticketed reception will be held before the event beginning at 5:30. Tickets are $35 or $45 for a couple and will include a signed copy of Gruen’s latest release, “Ape House.” Tickets to reception will include reserved seating and light refreshments. For more information, call 770-978-5154 or visit www.gwinnettfallintothearts.org.

Sept. 17

Comedian Tim Kidd will perform at 9 p.m. Sept. 17 and 18 and Sept. 25 at Buford Variety Theater, 170 W. Main St. in Buford. The show is for those 21 and older only. For more information, call 770-271-7878 or visit www.bufordvarietytheater.com.

Journey tribute band Departure will perform at 10 p.m. Sept. 17 at 37 Main in Buford. The show is for adults 21 and older only. For more information, call 678-288-2030 or visit www.37main.com.

Sept. 18

Barn Benefit at Everett Brothers Music Barn on Sept. 18 to benefit Roger Everett’s Medical Expenses. Local Bands and special guest Aubrey Haynie & Friends are scheduled. For more information, visit www.everettsmusicbarn.com.

JapanFest will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 18 at the Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth. Admission is $8 and free for children younger than 6. For more information, call 770-813-7500 or visit www.japanfest.com.

Suwanee Day will be held from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 18 at Town Center Park. Admission is free. For more information, call 770-945-8996 or visit www.suwaneeday.com.

The ’80s rock band Justin will perform at 10 p.m. Sept. 18 at 37 Main in Buford. The show is for adults 21 and older only. For more information, call 678-288-2030 or visit www.37main.com.

The Affirmative Action Comedy Showcase will be held at 8 p.m. Sept. 18 at New Dawn Theater, 3087 Main St. in Duluth. Tickets are $15. For more information, call 678-887-5015 or visit www.newdawntheatercompany.com.

Sept. 19

JapanFest will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth. Admission is $8 and free for children younger than 6. For more information, call 770-813-7500 or visit www.japanfest.com.

Ernie Haase and Signature Sound will perform as part of Music at the Vines Mansion at 5 p.m. Sept. 19. General admission is $20 and Vines Mansion is at 3500 Oak Grove Road in Loganville. For more information, call 770-554-2284 or visit www.musicatthevinesmansion.com.

Sept. 21

Georgia artist Tom Nakashima, whose work is on display at The Hudgens Center for the Arts through mid-September, will give a lecture at 6 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Duluth arts center, which is at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Building 300. The lecture and reception to follow are free and open to the public. For more information, call 770-623-6002 or visit www.thehudgens.org.

Sept. 24

Jimmy Buffett tribute band Sons of Sailors will perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 24 as part of the Law­renceville’s Moonlight and Music Concert Series on the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse lawn at 185 Crogan St. in Lawrenceville. The concert is free to attend. For more information, call 678-226-2639 or visit www.visitlawenceville.com.

Comedian Jodie White will perform at 9 p.m. Sept. 24 at Buford Variety Theater, 170 W. Main St. in Buford. The show is for those 21 and older only. For more information, call 770-271-7878 or visit www.bufordvarietytheater.com.

Sept. 25

The Hudgens Center for the Arts will host a free Family Day event Sept. 25. The Hudgens is at 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Building 300, in Duluth. For more information, call 770-623-6002 or visit www.thehudgens.org.

The first-ever Blues and Brews Craft Beer Festival and Concert featuring the band Critical Velocity will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 25 at Grayson City Park. Admission is $30 in advance and $35 at the gate. No children are allowed. For more information, call 678-429-6197 or visit www.graysonbluesandbrews.com.

The 28th annual Duluth Fall Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 25 on the Duluth Town Green. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-476-0240 or visit www.duluthfallfestival.com.

The second annual Korean Festival will begin at noon Sept. 25 at Town Center Park in Suwanee. For more information, call 770-263-1888.

Elvis tribute artist Mark Pitts will perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 25 at New Dawn Theater, 3087 Main St. in Duluth. Admission is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and $10 for children. For more information, call 678-887-5015 or visit www.newdawntheatercompany.com.

The Tisiuc Art Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 25 at Bogan Community Park Recreation Center, 2723 N. Bogan Road in Buford. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-614-2060 or visit www.gwinnettcounty.com/portal/gwinnett/Departments/CommunityServices/ParksandRecreation/CalendarofEvents/CalendarEvents.

Sept. 26

The 28th annual Duluth Fall Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 26 on the Duluth Town Green. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-476-0240 or visit www.duluthfallfestival.com.

The second annual Koran Festival will begin at noon Sept. 26 at Town Center Park in Suwanee. For more information, call 770-263-1888.

The Tisiuc Art Festival will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 26 at Bogan Community Park Recreation Center, 2723 N. Bogan Road in Buford. The event is free to attend. For more information, call 770-614-2060 or visit www.gwinnettcounty.com/portal/gwinnett/Departments/CommunityServices/ParksandRecreation/CalendarofEvents/CalendarEvents.

Oct. 1

The Stephen Lee Band will perform a free concert from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 1 in Norcross’ Thrasher Park. For more information, visit www.norcrossartfest.com.

Oct. 2

The seventh annual Norcross Art Fest will he held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 2 in historic downtown Norcross followed by a special performance by the Beau Hall Band from 7:30 to 9:30 in Thrasher Park. Admission to both the festival and concert is free. For more information, visit www.norcrossartfest.com.

The 32nd annual Elisha Winn Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 2 at the Elisha Winn House in Dacula. Admission is $3 for adults with children younger than 12 admitted for free. For more information, call 770-339-0840 or visit www.gwinnetths.org.