Apart from enjoying the many perks that come with being part of the Greater Atlanta area, Snellville residents have a lot to be thankful for. For starters, the city is home to a plethora of family-friendly attractions, parks, and recreational centers. The city is also home to over half a dozen annual events that feature a lot of fun activities for all age groups. Snellville’s proximity to Atlanta also means the residents of the city have easy access to unlimited attraction and world-class events in the capital. Below is a list of notable annual events that take in and around Snellville, GA:
Ranked as one of the most prominent outdoor events in Snellville, this festival showcases and promotes the city’s growing diversity and expertise in the culinary department. The highlights of this September event include food vendors, cook-offs, eating competitions, and a wide selection of local and international cuisines. There is also live music to entertain the crowd.
In the month of May, the residents of Snellville take to one of the local parks to celebrate Snellville Days. This two-day event features around 500 vendors selling unique merchandise, a kid’s all-day play area, live entertainment, and a parade. Snellville Days attracts over 10,000 visitors every year and is by far one of the family friendliest annual events in the city.
Probably one of the longest-running events in the County, Gwinnett County Fair takes place just a few minutes away from Snellville and is very popular among the City’s residents. This 11-day fair is hosted by Lawrenceville city. The highlights of the fair include a petting zoo, livestock shows, games, carnival rides, seasonal cuisines, discounted produce sales, and nonstop live entertainment. Visitors come from all over the county and beyond.
There is no better way to prepare for the festive season than Snellville Fall Festival. This October event is held at the Towne Center and features dozens of craft vendors, a great selection of delicious foods, costume contests, live entertainment, and an Arts and Craft Fair. There is also a recreational package featuring rock wall climbing, mini-golf, inflatables, hay rides, and trackless trains. Snellville Fall Festival is a complete family fun package.
Other notable annual events that take place in Snellville and the surrounding areas include Atlanta British Car Fayre in Norcross, AutumnFest in Downtown Loganville, and JapanFest in Duluth.