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Magical Nights of Lights

The 12 (Local) Events of Christmas

The 12 (Local) Events of Christmas

As the song goes, it’s the most wonderful time of the year, when there’s much mistletoeing, hearts are all glowing and loved ones are near. Lucky for us, there’s plenty of good cheer to be had with loved ones around town this year. From tried-and-true holiday events like Lanier Islands’ Magical Nights of Lights and

Suwanee Performing Arts Gingerbread Festival 2018

THE BELOVED ANNUAL TRADITION THAT SIGNALS THE GREATEST TIME OF THE YEAR IS FINALLY UPON US. Since 2007, the Gingerbread Festival has hosted performances by the talented young singers and dancers of Suwanee Performing Arts’ Sounds of Suwanee and Suwanee Ballet, a gingerbread house contest, and an interactive telling of The Nutcracker by Suwanee Academy’s

Letters for Santa

Here at Suwanee Magazine, we love encouraging students of all ages to write about things they are passionate about and nothing brings out more passion in a child than their Christmas wish list for Santa! Our team decided to help our friend up at the North Pole collect some very important letters. From makeup sets

Jingle in the Park

Jingle in the Park

This family-friendly event will become your new Suwanee holiday tradition. Head over to Suwanee Town Center on December 15th for Jingle in the Park, a family-friendly holiday event benefiting HappyFeat, a local nonprofit whose mission is to create inclusive opportunities for people living with disabilities. The day will kick off with a 5K, and will

Suwanee Beer Fest

2018 Suwanee Beer Fest Guide

On March 17th, 2018, thousands of beer lovers will once again descend on beautiful Town Center Park for the 8th annual Suwanee American Craft Beer Fest, the biggest craft beer festival in the Southeast. And though it has always aligned itself with St. Patrick’s Day, this year’s festival will be bigger and better than ever

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Brown Bag Deli & Cafe

Located in the heart of Suwanee Town Center, Brown Bag Deli & Café has been serving up delicious breakfast sandwiches, soups, salads, sandwiches, desserts, coffee, beer, wine and more since 2011. By: Rachel Pillow | Photos by Karl Lamb Owned by Dave and Rita Patel, Brown Bag Deli serves as the community coffee shop and

Suwanee Business Alliance

Q&A with Suwanee Business Alliance President Julie Perdue

Julie Perdue has been president of the Suwanee Business Alliance since January of 2017. She’s serious about fostering an environment that promotes community and gives business owners in Suwanee a place to network and promote their endeavors. With roughly 200 members currently in the SBA, the group is looking to make 2018 its most impactful

C’est Délicieux

La Madeleine Bakery & Café gives you a taste of that indulgent, laid-back, community-based and joyful Parisian lifestyle. Story and Photos By: Rachel Pillow As you step into La Madeleine French Bakery & Café in Buford, your mind is immediately whisked away from the busyness of Mall of Georgia holiday shopping and transported to  a Parisian

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Are You Ready to Get Fit?

Suwanee Magazine wants to help you get back on track to a healthier lifestyle come 2018. That’s why we’re bringing back our Get Fit Challenge. We are currently looking for six local residents who want to kick off the new year with a commitment to a three-month challenge that will give you the tools and

Ways to Give Back

8 Ways to Give Back this Holiday Season

Caught up in the ballyhoo of the holiday season? From shopping and family gatherings to holiday portraits and other activities, Thanksgiving and Christmas traditions can generate a lot of spending and, sometimes, a lot of stress. But it’s important not to lose sight of the true charitable nature of the season of giving. By: Alicia

Letter from the editor Rachel Pillow

Letter From The Editor: Sausage balls & coffee cake…

Rachel Pillow Managing Editor The holidays are here! It’s the most wonderful, joyous, family-filled (and stressful) time of year. Wait, what was that last part? Don’t get me wrong, the holidays are a ton of fun, but with them comes a mile long “To Do” and “To Buy” list. Thankfully, our friend and licensed marriage

Suwanee Academy of the Arts Gingerbread Festival

Suwanee Academy of the Arts’ Gingerbread Festival

Suwanee Academy of the Arts’ annual Christmas tradition – the Gingerbread Festival – is back in 2017. First held in December 2007, Patty Etherton & Berneta Davis conceived this event to serve as a living, breathing Christmas card to their community. This festival is a weeklong celebration where the community is invited to participate in

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