Top 16 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and our spirits are bright! Whether you’re looking to jump into the festivities of the holidays or give back in the spirit of the season, we have you covered with our Top 16 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, November 8th – 11th, 2018.

Santa is beginning to make his appearances throughout town, and there is an incredible lineup of vendors and artists selling the perfect gifts for the holidays. Don’t miss the start of the beloved Home For The Holidays Designer Showhouse & Marketplace, kick off the cooler weather with the Holiday Lights, Garden Nights at Atlanta Botanical Garden, and give back to some wonderful causes all weekend long! 

Get the most out of your weekend ahead with our unique lineup of 16 happenings all around the city!

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Top 10 Happenings Around Atlanta This Thanksgiving

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November is officially here, and the holiday season is fast-approaching! Take a break from all the recipe planning, and explore the Top 10 Happenings Around Atlanta This Thanksgiving.

With so much more to do than Black Friday shopping, it’s easier than ever to keep your family happy and engaged this 2018 Thanksgiving holiday!

From holiday interior decor to dining, activities for all ages,  and even some unconventional fun, we have all your tastes covered even if turkey isn’t on the menu this year.

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Free Entrance Days in National Parks

With free admittance to all National Parks, Veterans Day is the perfect time to celebrate all that America’s beautiful parks have to offer!

When
November 11th, 2018

All National Park Service entrance fees will be waived in honor of our nation’s veterans.

Be part of America’s largest celebration of national heritage! It’s about making great connections, exploring amazing places, discovering open spaces, enjoying affordable vacations, and enhancing America’s best idea—the national parks! It’s all happening in your national parks.

Fee-free days make national parks accessible to more people. What better way to commemorate the holiday than to get outdoors?

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Top 10 Santa Spottings Around Atlanta in 2018

santaHe’s making a list, and he’s checking it twice – Santa Claus is coming to town! We’ve put together a list where you can be sure to spot him tin 2018 and get a picture with your family and pets.

No matter where you are in the Atlanta area this holiday season, Santa won’t be hard to find. Don’t miss out on seeing The Big Man in Red as he makes all his stops along the way!

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First Fridays at High Museum of Art

Vote for at at November’s special First Friday at the High Museum of Art! Revisit the newly reinstalled permanent collection, spend some time with your new (or old) favorite work of art, and enjoy all your favorite First Friday actvities along the way.

Event Details
Friday | November 2nd, 2018
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

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

Free with Museum Admission

The First Friday of November invites you to an event that is part-art party, part-happy hour, and all-memorable! Guests will catch a performance from Dad’s Garage, get a copy of #1960Now signed by author and photographer Sheila Pree Bright, color inside the lines with ColorATL,  and check out a DJ set with DJ Kemit.

Don’t miss all the highlights!

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2018 Holiday Happenings at Atlanta Botanical Garden

It’s the most magical time of year, and the Atlanta Botanical Garden is filled with holiday wonder all season long!

In addition to the beloved Garden Lights, Holiday Nights spectacular display, there are plenty of ways to festive through the end of the year – all in one place! Come get your jolly on with the 2018 Holiday Happenings at Atlanta Botanical Garden.

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Chip in for a Cause

Your love of golf and desire to help those in need are coming together at Chip in for a Cause! Benefiting The Silverton Foundation, the 18-hole tournament will be held at one of the finest golf courses in the state.

Date
Tuesday | November 6th, 2018

Event Schedule
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. | Breakfast/Registration
10:00 a.m. | Shotgun Start
3:00 p.m. | Awards Ceremony & Reception

Where
Ansley Golf Club – Settindown Creek 
1608 Settindown Drive 
Roswell, GA 30075

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Shatterproof Rise Up Against Addiction 5K Run/ Walk

It’s time to rise up against addiction at the Shatterproof Rise Up Against Addiction 5K Run/ Walk. Addiction affects 1 in 3 Americans, and participants will run or walk the 5K course to show families they are not alone!

Event Details
Saturday | November 3rd, 2018

7:30 a.m. – Site Opens 
8:30 a.m. – Program Begins 
9:00 a.m. – 5K Walk/Run Starts 

Where
Piedmont Park at The Meadow
10th St NE & Charles Allen Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30309

Registration to walk is free, and each dollar you raise goes directly to programs that will end the devastation of addiction: evidence-based resources, state and federal advocacy, and a strong community of families offering support. 100% of the money raised for the 5K will directly fund Shatterproof’s programs related to addiction prevention, treatment, and recovery.

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Member Fall Evening | Atlanta Botanical Garden

Atlanta Botanical Garden Members are invited to an exclusive evening to celebrate Fall. Bring a flashlight to tour over 100 Scarecrows in the Garden as the gardens get dark, enjoy live music from Kitty Rose and the Rattlers, and bring the kids along for some children’s activities and delicious food!

Event Details
Tuesday | October 16th, 2018
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location
Atlanta Botanical Garden
1345 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30309

Longleaf will be open for dinner, and the Quick Cafe will be serving up snacks. Enjoy a complimentary treat at the event, and be sure to check out the Artists Market!

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Atlanta Botanical Garden Member Premier Night

The Atlanta Botanical Garden invites Members to a sneak peak of the 2018 Garden Lights, Holiday Nights display, and this year is more magical than ever!

Event Details
Thursday | November 15th, 2018
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Location
Atlanta Botanical Gardens
1345 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30309

For one night only, Member tickets are $12.95 for both adults and children! While delighting in the return of Atlanta’s favorite holiday tradition, friends and families will experience a series of festive treats throughout the evening.

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