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Gwinnett County Parks and Recreation Receives Awards

Tweet The Georgia Recreation and Park Association (GRPA), District 7 held...

County’s Oldest Gym (Best Friend Park) will get Renovation

Tweet The oldest gymnasium in the Gwinnett County park system, built at Best...

National Visit a Park Day, Friday October 2, 2015

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Share Your Opinions About Our Parks at 5 Public Meetings

Tweet Gwinnett County Parks and  Recreation to hold Public Input...

Adult Coed Kickball in Duluth

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Toddler Trek at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center

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5-Alarm 5K Run/Walk August 29, Lawrenceville

Tweet 5-Alarm 5K Run/Walk August 29 at 8:00am. Join us for Gwinnett Fire...

Havana Son Performs Friday on the Lawn at Gwinnett’s Historic Courthouse

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RSS Georgia State Parks

  • Easter Egg Hunts at Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites February 5, 2016
    ATLANTA, February 5, 2016 -- Pack a picnic and your camera to celebrate Easter in Georgia’s State Parks & Historic Sites. Large families can take advantage of picnic shelters and group shelters for an all-day affair. For more ranger programs, visit and the parks’ web pages. Information on cabins, yurts and campsites can be […]
  • New Cabins and Boardwalk Open at Laura S. Walker State Park January 29, 2016
    WAYCROSS, GA., January 22, 2016 -- Guests at Laura S. Walker State Park in Waycross can soon enjoy sipping coffee from their cabin porch while watching wildlife around the lake. On February 20, park officials will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for six new Sportsman’s Cabins and a 1,500-foot boardwalk. The public is invited to the […]
  • Celebrate Valentine’s Weekend in Georgia’s State Parks January 27, 2016
    ATLANTA, January 27, 2016 -- With Valentine’s Day falling on a weekend this year, Georgia’s State Parks are offering a variety of ways to share the love of nature with the ones you love. Park rangers have planned creative events for couples, families, friends -- and even Fido.
  • Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites Reveal Hidden Gems January 20, 2016
    ATLANTA (January 20, 2016) – Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites welcome more than 7.5 million visitors each year, yet with more than 60 locations across the Peach State, much is still uncharted territory. Ever wanted to know the rangers’ favorite secret spots? The park system is now revealing “Hidden Gems” selected by those who […]