With the holidays upon us, perhaps you are thinking of something special to do as a family. Maybe choose a tree, see a live show, or just drive through some magical lights. There are many options in Georgia, and nearby for your family to visit.

Nearby, one of your best bets is Magical Nights of Lights at Lake Lanier. You can drive over the magnificent snowflake bridge, through the 12 Days of Christmas, past illuminated diamond wonder lights and more. There is a Holiday Village, complete with bonfire for roasting marshmallows, delicious holiday fare, pony and amusement rides, holiday shopping including the perfect Christmas tree.

New this year at the Buford Community Theater is "It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play" This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940's radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. Call 770-945-6762 for more information.

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