Looking for something for the whole family to do in the waning days of June? If you’re in Gwinnett County, you’re in luck. Below are some great family-friendly events for the whole family to enjoy – and they won’t break the bank.
June 22 from noon to 3:00pm.
Ahoy, mateys! Bring the whole family for a fun-filled Pirate Day at our outdoor leisure pool. Bring your swimsuits, towels, and friends to enjoy a day out on the pool deck! Enjoy crafts, snacks, and a treasure hunt. For all ages. Cost: $6 per person. Preregister online by June 16 with code MPA31100 or call 678.277.0870 for more information.
Mountain Park Aquatic Center, 1063 Rockbridge Road, Stone Mountain
Join us as we celebrate Juneteenth during a family fun-filled day! Gwinnett Community Outreach, Gwinnett Parks and Recreation, and the United Ebony Society of Gwinnett County Inc. are sponsoring this event on June 22 at Rhodes Jordan Park.
Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Today, it is a time to celebrate African-American freedom and achievement while encouraging continuous self-development and respect for all cultures.
The free event will feature storytelling, performa
nces, historical presentations, dancing, vendors, bounce houses, games, and food trucks. The celebration runs from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Rhodes Jordan Park is located at 100 East Crogan Street, Lawrenceville.