Looking to celebrate the season during the last weekend before Halloween?
We gotcha covered. Check out the list of Halloween events in the area, find even more on the Gwinnett Weekends pdf attached to this file.
Here’s a quick sampling, according to local websites, and Explore Gwinnett (Gwinnett Visitor's and Convention Bureau):
Oct. 26: Festival fare comes to downtown Auburn, with food, crafts and games. There’s a Halloween theme — aka, free candy for the kids. (10 a.m.-6 p.m., free, 770-963-4002)
Oct. 26: The Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center near Buford hosts its Green Halloween Costume Swap, where you donate, grab or swap a scary costume. (10 a.m.-4 p.m, free, 770-904-3500)
Oct. 26: Wild Bill’s in the Gwinnett Place area near Duluth offers a big party and prize money at its’ Night of the Rockin’ Dead Halloween costume party. (9 p.m., $10-$50, 678-473-1000)
Oct. 25: The Aurora Theatre in Lawrenceville hosts a ghostly experience in downtown. Visit haunted locations, like the Historic Lawrenceville Cemetery, considered a paranormal hotspot. (8 p.m. and 10 p.m., $25, 678-226-6222)
Oct. 25-26: A haunted history walk departs from 45 South Café in downtown Norcross and visits some of the spookiest spots around the Southeast. (7 p.m, & 8:30 p.m., $8-$10, 404-934-4805)
Oct. 26: Trick or treat at your favorite stores at the Forum in Peachtree Corners. (4 p.m.-6 p.m., free)
Oct. 26: Halloween fun with crafts, game and dance competitions at Suwanee Creek Park. (11 a.m.-1 p.m., free, 770-945-8996)
Oct. 26: Halloween serves as the backdrop of this annual festival on the Snellville Towne Green. The costume competition has a category for dogs. (12 p.m.-8 p.m.)