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Upcoming best bets in arts and entertainment: May 2

The Gwinnett Daily Post gives you a list of upcoming events you might not want to miss.

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK

This festival of fine arts, performance and flavors will be held May 10 and 11 on the Duluth Town Green. The event is celebrating a decade of bringing fine arts to the Gwinnett community. Special attractions include a children’s arts tent, an adult learning village, wine tastings, a beer garden and a student art exhibit, in addition to live entertainment and performances. For more information, visit

BOTANICALS IN GLASS SCULPTURE

The work of master glass artist and Gwinnett resident Hung Nguyen will be on display in a special exhibition at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse through June 30. Nguyen was accepted into the prestigious American Craft Council Atlanta Show in March. The exhibit at the courthouse is free to attend. For more information, call 770-822-5450.

HOME SWEET HOME GALLERY SHOW

The Georgia Piedmont Arts Center in Auburn will present the gallery show “Home Sweet Home” on May 16 and 17. The event is free to attend and light refreshments will be served. For more information, visit www.georgiapiedmontartscenter.com.

‘COPPELIA’

The Northeast Atlanta Ballet will present the comedic tale of Dr. Coppelius and his magical doll May 16 through 18 and the Gwinnett Performing Arts Center. The ballet will include lavish costumes and scenery by Barbara Mock , MJ Designs, and Tobins Lake Studios. For more information, visit www.northeastatlantaballet.org.

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