October official kicks off this weekend, and we so excited for all the seasonal adventures ahead! With the cooler temperatures and pumpkins appearing everywhere, there is no better time to plan your weekend and cozy up with our list of the Top 22 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Friday – Sunday, September 30th – October 2nd, 2022.
This weekend features TWO different Home Tours (not including the TWO stunning Showhouses!), FOUR great causes worth celebrating, TWO art shows, THREE family-friendly festivals, and even more ways to mix and mingle throughout town.
Of course the seasonal festivities are picking up with Scarecrows in the Garden and Fest-of-Ale both making their return to the Atlanta Botanical Gardens! If you’re still searching for some spooky fun, Fernbank continues to showcase their ghostly visitors in the outdoor Woodland Spirits exhibit.
From Spooky Season to fresh flavors, the list of local events continues through Sunday evening. Whether you’re flying solo, looking for some time to connect as a family, or even sneak in a cocktail or morning brew with your special someone, we have you covered!
Celebrate Emerging Artists with the art-rich history of Atlanta at the Old Fourth Ward Arts Festival! Bringing art to the newly completed Historic Fourth Ward Park, the festival is a great opportunity to jump into Fall and support local artists.
Named “Best New Event” by the Southeast Festivals and Events Association, the beloved two-day arts festival has become the perfect embodiment of the neighborhood’s artistic innovation! The celebration of community and tradition is presented by the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces for people of all ages, races, customs and interests.
Tickets are now available for An Evening with Melissa Etheridge, a special outdoor concert at the Atlanta Botanical Garden! Guests are invited to relax under the stars on the Great Lawn while enjoying live music from Melissa’s One Way Out Tour.
The intimate concert experience includes general admission on the Great Lawn, and guests are encouraged to bring blankets and seats with low backs Limited food menu items will also be available for purchase alongside a selection of beer, wine, and non-alcoholic drinks.
Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) and The Village Market (TVM) have selected six local businesses to be a part of the inaugural BeltLine MarketPlace collaboration. The pilot program will run from July through November 2022. It includes Minority Business Enterprises whose owners include Black men, women, veterans, families and members of the LGBTQ+ community.
Each business will have its own custom-designed shipping container. This unique concept provides direct access to the Atlanta BeltLine’s roughly two million annual visitors. The six businesses range from a vegan burger eatery to a Grady Baby brand apparel store and will be joined by a curated collection of food trucks.
Updated for 2022, we have compiled our Top 10 Annual Events on the Atlanta Beltline!
The Atlanta Beltline has quickly developed into a hub of flavor, art, and activity in the city. From artists markets to wine strolls, pub crawls, and family fun – there is so much to experience and see with the Atlanta community!
Whether you’re looking to take a guided bike tour, enjoy some fresh air, or just explore the eclectic neighborhoods and whimsical trails of Atlanta, we have you covered with the top annual events to get you in the spirit!
This summer, the Atlanta Botanical Gardens is showcasing the city’s diverse and talented artists, entertainers and vendors! Join Summer Party 2022 for a tropical-themed evening packed with music, food, drinks, and decor inspired by the Caribbean, Central America, Cuba, and Puerto Rico.
It’s time to officially kick off summertime with the biggest – and best – holiday of the season! We have you covered with 11 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July Around Atlanta in 2022.
All through Atlanta, the city is in the spirit with a variety of events!
From the family-friendly to an adult night on the town, there’s something for everyone.
Kick off the morning with a festive parade, explore a new neighborhood, and end the exciting holiday with a number of spectacular fireworks. The festivities are stretching all through the holiday weekend and into the week, so you won’t want to miss a moment of the fun!
Over 120 vendors offer delicious cool goodness in Piedmont Park as well as various games and activities. There is a morning 5k Fight Cancer Walk, wellness engagement and fitness routines, crafts vendors as well as live music and other entertainment.
The Atlanta Ice Cream Festival attracts about 25,000 people every year! With over 120 vendors, visitors will enjoy delicious desserts, games, and activities. Explore onsite craft vendors, live music, and even kick off the morning with the 5K Fight Cancer Walk! You’ll be sure to work up an appetite for all the refreshing treats with a variety of Zumba, Yoga, Double Dutch, Hula Hoop Competitions, Jump Rope, Frisbee Toss, Tai Chi, and more exciting activities.
Memorial Day is quickly returning this May 29th, 2022!
From Thursday through Monday, we have you covered with 6 wonderful ways to relax, remember, and kick off the 3-day weekend a bit early. Whether you’re looking to grab some extra time outdoors with the family, sneak a romantic night out onto the calendar, or explore exciting art and music all weekend long, we have you covered with the holiday highlights!
Celebrate the men and women who defend our country while also kicking off the warmer weather with our Top 6 Happenings all weekend long.
The Atlanta Cycling Festival returns for a celebration all about cycling! The annual festival includes 8 days of cycling fun all over Atlanta, including homegrown rides, events and opening and closing bashes!