‘Tis the Season! The 9th annual Garden Lights, Holiday Nights returns to the Atlanta Botanical Gardens with a holiday tradition that is perfect for faithful friends, a date night, or a night out with the whole family!
Event Details November 16th – January 11th, 2019 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
The Center for Puppetry Arts offers family fun for all ages throughout their Family Series. Join schoolteacher Ichabod Crane as he helps the Headless Horseman find a new head and an even spookier image in this comedic version of the famous Washington Irving short story, The Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow.
Children and adults alike will love the innovative adaptations of classic stories and dynamic original works by the Puppetry Center and other artists. Performances often sell out, so be sure to purchase tickets in advance!
The 38th Annual Atlanta Veteran’s Day Parade proudly celebrates the nation’s veterans with a day of festivity and commemoration!
Event Details Saturday | November 9th, 2019 Parade Step Off 11:11 a.m.
Festival | 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Parade Route Located in downtown Atlanta, this year’s Parade proceeds down Peachtree Street toward Centennial Olympic Park, The World of Coca Cola, and Georgia Aquarium. The parade will end at the intersection of Centennial Olympic Park Drive and Marietta Street.
The Parade’s will begin at 11:11 a.m., signifying the time that the cease-fire agreement was signed at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month in 1918, ending World War I.
Fernbank After Dark offers exclusive Museum access after dark with a variety of hands-on activities for adults! Don’t miss live music, giant screen movies, craft beer and cocktails, and more at November’s event, Cocktails & Culture!
Event Details Friday | November 8th, 2019 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Continues Second Friday of Every Month
Kick off the new month, which will feature Atlanta’s favorite adult science night with a special twist. Explore beverages, writing, dance, and other cultural traditions through a variety of fun, hands-on activities and interactive demonstrations inspired by special exhibit, Traveling the Silk Road.
Established and emerging artists alike will join to showcase a wide range of artistic mediums including: oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed-media painting, photography, ceramics, textiles, jewelry, glass, metal, wood work, and more!
Pumpkins are gleaming, temperatures are dropping, and it’s time to get your spooky on!
This weekend, take advantage of this gorgeous Fall weather and take a stroll through the Botanical Gardens for an entire world of fall festivities, sample your way throughout the city, and enjoy trying something new with the whole family. From the spooky to the silly, all ages and tastes will find something new to love all weekend long!
Whatever your tastes, we have you covered with a full weekend ahead with our Top 13 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend:Thursday – Sunday, October 17th- 21st, 2019.
Benefiting the Marcus Autism Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the Neiman Marcus Fashion Show presents a luncheon and fashion presentation from designer Tanya Taylor. Please join Jennifer Livingston, Mollie Thompson, and Katie White for this wonderful fundraising event!
Celebrate and experience Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) with the Atlanta History Center! With free admission, guests will enjoy a day of traditional dancing, crafts, and authentic Mexican food and entertainment.