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5 (or more) things to do this weekend
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Juneteenth will be 4-8 p.m. Saturday, June 17, at the Midtown Greenway in Gainesville.

5 (or more) things to do this weekend 

Catch a classical concert

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will be in Gainesville Friday night as part The Arts Council Signature Series, and Gainesville native Robert Cantrell will perform with them.

Check out Juneteenth Festival

Celebrate African-American culture and the end of slavery in a festival on the Midtown Greenway Saturday evening. Read more.

Tour the Georgia Mountain Food Bank

On Saturday, the Gainesville-based nonprofit is hosting its first Family Day, which includes food, kids activities, tours and painting bowls for the Empty Bowl luncheon in September. Read more.

Smell lavender

Whether foods or crafts, it will all smell like lavender at the Lavender in the Mountain Festival.

Celebrate Father’s Day

We’ve got a few ideas of fun things to do with your dad.


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