- Waffle House
How about some waffles for Thanksgiving? All Waffle House locations are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. We have two locations here in Dacula, one at 725 Harbins Road and another at 1800 Winder Highway. Don’t let these guys spend Thanksgiving alone, head out and enjoy some classics including smothered hash browns and double waffles with chocolate chips.
- Great Escapes Theater Hamilton Mill 14
Feel like adding some popcorn and movie magic to the day? If you want to catch a movie on Thanksgiving Great Escapes Theater will be open and showing some of the newest releases. Great Escapes Theater is located at 2160 Hamilton Mill Parkway. Visit the theater's website for specific show times.
- Stars and Strikes Getaway-n-Play
This year you can work off all that turkey while bowling at Stars and Strikes in Dacula. Stars and Strikes will be open from 3 p.m. until Midnight on Thanksgiving Day.
The Dacula Walgreens located at 575 Dacula Road will be open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. The pharmacy inside Walgreens will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.
Kroger grocery stores will be open for regular operating hours on Thanksgiving. Kroger stores in Dacula are located at 505 Dacula Road and at 2700 Braselton Highway.
Ingles grocery store located at 1221 Dacula Road will be open for regular operating hours as well. Ingles offers customers a bakery, deli, video department and more.
- CVS Pharmacy
The pharmacy at CVS may be your best bet if you need a prescription on the holiday as it will be open from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. CVS is located at 3027 Jim Moore Road and the store will be open for regular operating hours on Thanksgiving Day.
Places open near Dacula:
This year, the Lake Lanier Magical Nights of Lights celebrates its 20th anniversary. The spectacular display features miles of holiday lights and illuminated scenery. Stop in at the resort’s Holiday Village where visitors can roast marshmallows, play carnival games and do a little holiday shopping as well. Tickets are available online or at the resort gates. Please be aware that additional charges apply to Santa photos, amusements and activities within the Holiday Village. The Magical Nights of Lights will run from Nov. 16 through Dec. 31.
Make reservations to dine at the Thanksgiving Buffet at Chateau Elan's Versailles Restaurant. This annual buffet is available from noon until 6:30 p.m. The price for adults is $59 and $25 for children. Reservations at the Versailles Room can be made by calling 678-425-0900 x 6181.
- No County, City Trash Pickup on Thanksgiving
There will be no trash or recycling pickup for the county or City of Dacula residents on Thanksgiving Day.
Know of any other places that are open? Let us know in the comments.