Suwanee Fest, one of the Best Festivals of the Season
Saturday and Sunday, 9/19 9/20
The Theme for Suwanee Fest this year is "For the Love of Suwanee" and it kicks off at 9 AM Saturday with a parade that travels up Main Street and goes down Buford Highway to Town Center Park. There are cash prizes to parade entrants who are the best in a variety of categories, including most creative, best reflection of theme, and most entertaining. You do not want to miss this "kick off".
(Suwanee Dam Road - from Peachtree Industrial to Buford Highway, Main Street, and Buford Highway to McGinnis Ferry Road will be closed from approximately 8:45 - 10 AM on Saturday the 19th for the parade)
There will be great entertainment throughout the day. The Headline performer is Face to Face - Billy Joel/Elton John Tribute Show at 5:30 on Saturday. For a list of all the entertainment and the times, visit http://lynnashleyhomes.com/?p=13
Arts & crafts exhibitor booths will be open from 9 - 7 on Saturday and Sunday 12 - 5. The crafts you will find at this festivel are very unique and would be a great place to pick up Holiday Gifts, Hostess Gifts, and gifts for any other occasion.
There are also children's activities and inflatables from 9 - 7 as well.
Parking is very convenient. There are shuttle buses from Shadowbrook Baptist Church, 4187 Suwanee Dam Road, Shawnee North Business Center, 305 Shawnee North Drive - at Lawrenceville Suwanee Road and Sourheastern Freight at 3655 Windsor Park Drive off Buford Drive. They will run from 8AM to 8PM on Saturday and Noon to 6PM on Sunday. These routes will be limited during the parade on Saturday morning and may take alternate routes. There is also parking for those with disabilities.
For a layout of all the attractions of Suwanee Fest, visit http://suwaneefest.com/2015/festival-layout.pdf