Art in the Park

Benefiting the Ansley Park Beautification Foundation, Art in the Park hosts a series of inspired events for discerning shoppers, art lovers, and fans of interior design!

2017 ART IN THE PARK SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Art in the Park one Day Sale
Sunday | October 8th, 2017 • 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Home of Renee and Tom Houle | 240 Beverly Road

Discerning shoppers will enjoy an afternoon full of wearable art and other exotic art objects. Shop among Handmade Jewelry, Japanese inspired children’s clothing, One-of-a-Kind Pottery, Fabric Art, Hand Woven Scarves, Handcrafted Birdhouses Replicated from Historic Buildings, and more!

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Atlanta Running of the Bulls

Atlanta Running of the Bulls is putting a fun, safe spin on the renown event in Spain! Come out for a 1-mile Fun Run where the Atlanta Rollergirls will be chasing down participants with wiffle ball bats, followed by refreshing drinks at the post-run party!

When
October 7th, 2017

Fun Run Location
Piedmont Park
10th St and Charles Allen Dr. 
Atlanta, GA 30309 

After Party Location
Orpheus Brewing
1440 Dutch Valley Pl NE
Atlanta, GA 30324

The Atlanta Rollergirls proudly bring the exciting event to our city, and it is so much more than just a run! A miniature parade will lead participants to the starting line and through the “bullpen” where Rollerbulls are chomping at the bit to get out and whack people with their whiffleball bats!  After the race, participants can join the after party with food and drink specials at Orpheus Brewing. The full day of fun includes lawn games, a DJ, beer, and food trucks!  this is one Fun Run you won’t want to miss!

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Top 20 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

With several festivals, adult cocktail parties, food tastings, and art exhibits, it’s time to soak up the beautiful weather ahead all weekend! Can’t decide what to do? Kick off the next few days with our Top 20 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday, September 21st – Sunday, September 23rd, 2017.

Looking for family fun? The weekend is bursting with family-friendly events from performances to several festivals. If some time away from the kids is more your speed, enjoy a cocktail party, stroll for wine through Atlanta’s favorite neighborhoods, and explore new art and music.

Whatever you’re in the mood for, Atlanta is serving up 20 fun and unique happenings all weekend long, and we have you covered with the highlights!

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Atlanta Streets Alive!

asa_logo_800pxAtlanta Streets Alive returns once more to take over the streets of Atlanta. Get ready to explore your community streets in a safer, healthier, more livable way!

Date

Sunday | September 24th, 2017
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location

Central Atlanta celebrates Atlanta’s signature Peachtree Street from the heart of the city in Downtown through Midtown.

Closed to motorized traffic, the 3-mile route along Peachtree and S. Broad  is opened to people on foot, bike, and other human-powered activities. Come take part in the family-friendly fun by biking, skating, walking and rolling down the streets!

The free event transforms the streets of Atlanta into a public park open to the community. There is no beginning or end, so hop on in wherever you’d like!

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First Fridays at High Museum of Art

Come out for an evening of art-making, music, and live performances during First Fridays at High Museum of Art! Savor the end of Summer with September’s Southern Hospitality at the High!

WHEN
Friday | September 1st, 2017
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

WHERE
High Museum of Art
1280 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309

Free with Museum Admission

August’s First Friday invites you to an event that is part-art party, part-happy hour, and all-memorable!

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Art on the Atlanta BeltLine

beltlineMark your calendars for the 8th annual return of Art on the Atlanta BeltLine!

When: September – November, 2017
Cost: Free

Performances and festivities kick off with the annual Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade on  Saturday, September 9th and continue through mid-November.

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Atlanta Beltline Lantern Parade

Celebrate the opening of Art on the Atlanta Beltline with the Atlanta Beltline Lantern Parade!

When
Saturday | September 9th, 2017
7:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
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Location
Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail
660 Irwin St NE
Atlanta, 30312

Free & Open to All Ages

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Top 10 Labor Day Happenings Around Atlanta

Labor Day is quickly approaching, and we have you covered with our list of Top 10 Labor Day Happenings Around Atlanta: September 1st – 4th, 2017.

Fall is just around the corner! Before you pick up that pumpkin spice, be sure to check out the fun and festivities throughout the last weekend of Summer. From festivals to flavor, there is something for all ages and tastes this Labor Day Weekend!

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Labor Day Blues Barbecue at Park Tavern

Enjoy the scenery of Piedmont Park with an afternoon of earth-shaking blues music on the patio at Park Tavern! The 32nd Annual Blues Barbecue returns this Labor Day to offer Atlanta’s best barbecue and live blues performances!

When

Monday | September 4th, 2016
1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Where

Park Tavern
500 10th St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Tickets

$20 Donation at the Door | $15 Advance Tickets
Kids Under 12 FREE

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Atlanta Cocktail Wars

Atlanta Cocktail Wars is celebrating the best cocktails in the city as local restaurants compete to be crowned “Best Cocktail in Atlanta!”

When

August 27th, 2017
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where

Park Tavern
500 10th St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

The festival will be serving up delicious craft cocktails, food from Atlanta’s favorite stops, and music from a local Atlanta DJ. Bringing their best cocktails to the table for Atlantans to judge, local mixologists will shake and stir their tastiest concoctions to win over the city’s toughest critics!

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