It will be much warmer this weekend, and despite the rainy forecast, you might be looking for a reason to get out of the house.
Here are some local events — including ice hockey — listed by Explore Gwinnett (Gwinnett Convention and Visitor’s Bureau). For more ideas, click on the Gwinnett Weekends pdf attached to this article.
Jan. 11: Mark Pitt offers a high-energy, Vegas-style show at the Buford Community Center. (8pm, $10-$25, 770-945-6762)
Jan. 12: The University of Georgia Ice Dogs face Auburn at the Ice Forum in Duluth. Time TBA. ($5/adults, $2/students, 770-813-1010)
Jan. 10-11: Our own pro hockey team faces the Orlando Solar Bears at the Gwinnett Arena. (7:05 p.m., $10-$31, 404-249-6400)
Jan. 11-12: Repticon at the Gwinnett County Fairgrounds near Lawrenceville is one of the biggest reptile shows in the state. (Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 10am-4pm, $5-$10)
Jan. 10-11: Featured Artists Friday and Saturday at Kudzu Art Zone is a free opportunity to meet artists in a tour of the current exhibit. (11am-4pm, Free, 770-840-9844)