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Here is a roundup of fun family things to do in Cumming, GA this weekend!
Friday, April 12
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Market 334 Spring Festival - 334 Dahlonega St. (hwy 9), Cumming, Georgia 30040 – Over 70 vendors and artists along with music, fun, kids crafts and tasty food from Mia’s Pizza and Eats!
7:00 pm – Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST April 12 at 7:00 PM, April 13 at 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM at North Forsyth High School. Step into the enchanted world of Broadway’s modern classic, Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST! Based on the Academy-Award winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice.
Saturday, April 13
9:00 am – 1:00 pm – Boulder Dash 5k and Spring Fling – The Boulder Dash is a unique opportunity that awaits you to meander through an environmentally responsible, operational hard rock quarry. This is a 5k run/walk as you have never imagined. See the working quarry face, the ancient rock deposits, the massive equipment that processes it, and the natural surroundings, as you take the challenge of the Boulder Dash 5k-with the Lafarge Spring Fling awaiting you at the Finish Line! The Spring Fling (starts at 10:30 a.m.) **come see Lafarge’s mining equipment and learn about the quarry!
9:00 am – 10:00 am or 11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Breakfast with Belle performed by North Forsyth High School Theatre. Come enjoy a special breakfast with BELLE and all her friends! Enjoy “Mrs. Potts” famous Pancakes and host of other goodies! Meet the characters from the show (and some of their Disney friends)! Be entertained by the cast in two numbers from the show! Have your picture taken with Belle and the Prince! SEATING IS LIMITED SO RESERVE YOUR TABLE NOW! BE OUR GUEST! Two seatings – at 9:00 am and at 11:00 am. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult. Therefore you must purchase a minimum of 1 child and 1 adult ticket at $10 each. Additional pictures avaiable with members of the cast!
10:00 am – 5:00 pm - Market 334 Spring Festival - 334 Dahlonega St. (Hwy 9), Cumming, Georgia 30040 – Over 70 vendors and artists along with music, fun, kids crafts and tasty food from Mia’s Pizza and Eats!
10:00 am – 11:30 am (on the half hour) Michaels KIDS CLUB: Earth Friendly Fox - Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10AM – 11:30AM. See a store associate to join the fun!
10:00 am – Lowe’s Build and Grow clinic - Build a The Crood’s planter for spring. The Croods are back at Lowe’s this weekend! Your child will love building this Planter and decorating it with their favorite creatures and characters from the movie! Register online for this free build and grow clinic.
11:00 am Barnes & Noble story time - Join us as we read some fun stories by Mo Willems. Don’t worry we won’t let the Pigeon take over Storytime. Great for ages 6 and under.
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm – The Collection Forsyth Unveiling Event – the former The Avenue Forsyth is being rebranded. See what’s new at this free community event with live music from American Idol finalist Isabelle, kids activities, special promotions and two Spring collection fashion shows.
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm – Northside Hospital Forsyth Fashion Show & Art Market at the Atrium. Northside Hospital-Forsyth’s Special Care Nursery is hosting a fundraiser to benefit the March of Dimes’ 2013 Walk for Babies campaign. The “Mother’s Day” themed event will feature a fashion show, sponsored by Dillard’s and Estee Lauder, and approximately 35 models in the latest fashions for women, men and children. Many of the models are former preemie babies, born at Northside, or have been recognized as March of Dimes Ambassadors at previous Walk for Babies events. A market of local artists will feature handmade jewelry, artwork, pottery, knit wear and much more. For the kids, there will be face painting and visits with local police officers. Pizza and other refreshments, including tasty treats baked by Northside Hospital-Forsyth employees, also will be available for sale. Admittance to the art market is free. Tickets for the fashion show will be available at the door for a $5 suggested donation.
2:00 pm or 7:00 pm - Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST April 12 at 7:00 PM, April 13 at 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM at North Forsyth High School. Step into the enchanted world of Broadway’s modern classic, Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST! Based on the Academy-Award winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice.
City Produce is now open! Check out their FB page to see what fresh fruits and vegetables are available at our own little market in Cumming, GA! Located at 116 East Maple Street, Cumming, GA.