Now with even more festivities, we’ve updated our guide to help you get the most out of your socially-distanced spooky season.
It’s officially the season for spooking and bewitching! We couldn’t be more excited to get into the Halloween spirit with Your 2020 Guide to Halloween Happenings Around Atlanta.
This year may look a little different, but there are plenty of ways to get festive all month long. From family-friendly activities to virtual events and everything in between, we have you covered with all the highlights!
Check out our list below to ensure you get more treats than tricks all throughout the month:
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 2020 Holiday Happenings at Atlanta Botanical Garden.
Let’s go fly a kite – Virtually! The 9th annual Atlanta World Kite Festival and Expo returns this year with 2 days of fun.
Event Details October 24th – 25th, 2020
Things look a bit different this year due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, but there is no simpler joy than flying a kite. Stay safe with social distancing and head to your favorite park, beach, or open field and participate in this year’s festival!
The two-day virtual festival will feature fun giveaways and workshops on crafting and creating kites at home.
For one night only, Member tickets are $17.95 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.
‘Tis the Season! The 10th 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 14th, 2020 – January 16th, 2021 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Celebrate the harvest season with Fest-of-Ale at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens in October! With live music and a selection of seasonal beers, you can experience the Atlanta Botanical Gardens after-hours unlike ever before.
Bring a flashlight along as you explore Scarecrows in the Garden, the October exhibit filling the Botanical Gardens with nearly 100 scarecrows handcrafted by local businesses, individuals, schools, and organizations.
Cooler temperatures are just around the corner, which means it’s time for Fall Fun at the Atlanta Botanical Garden! Back for another season of family fun, Scarecrows in the Garden showcases an array of creative scarecrows throughout the gardens.
Even while social distancing, you can help spread joy across the city in a unique way with the Atlanta Beltline Lantern Parade-in-Place! This year’s festivities are a great way to celebrate creativity and build community while keeping Atlanta safe
Event Details September 21st – 26th, 2020
Map & Locations Kicking off the week, the map will be published on Monday, September 21st. A digital map will contain live updates on where to see the best lantern light displays! Walk, bike, or drive around town to get involved throughout the weekend.
Be sure to check #BeltLineParadeInPlace for live map updates and to join the celebration!