The first weekend of December is upon us, and we couldn’t be more excited for all the festivities ahead! From holiday celebrations to fun for all ages, take advantage of the cool weather all weekend long with our Top 14 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, December 5th – 8th, 2019.
Kick off the weekend with some holiday shopping and treats in Decatur’s world of festivities, then sip and sample your way through the city all weekend long. With a variety of events all throughout town, there’s something for everyone – from family fun for all ages to cocktails without the kids! Whatever your tastes, we have you covered with a full weekend ahead.
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 2019 Holiday Happenings at Atlanta Botanical Garden.
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.
‘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.
Treat your youngest goblins to a day of Halloween fun at Goblins in the Garden! The festive event will offer pony rides, fall-themed crafts, storytelling, a Ride-on-Train, pumpkin decorating, and more.
Atlanta Botanical Garden Members are invited to an exclusive evening to celebrate Fall. Bring a flashlight to tour up to 100 Scarecrows in the Garden as the gardens get dark, enjoy live music, and bring the kids along for some children’s activities and delicious food!
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 75-100 creative scarecrows throughout the gardens.
Event Details October 1st – November 3rd, 2019 Tuesday – Sunday | 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Celebrate the harvest season with Fest-of-Ale at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens every Thursday in October! With live music and a selection of seasonal beers, you can experience the Atlanta Botanical Gardens after-hours unlike ever before!
Event Details Every Thursday in October 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Each Thursday will feature a unique way to participate and enjoy the evening. Past favorites include the Arts & Ales local market where guests find pottery, wood working, jewelry and more by local and regional artists. The market is a great way to get a jump start on holiday shopping and mingle with local artisans!