The new year is in full swing, and we are excited for everything ahead! Set out for some fun all weekend long with our Top 5 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, January 9th – 12th, 2020.
Not quite ready to give up the holiday cheer? Sneak a little festive fun in with the whole family from the Atlanta Botanical Gardens to Fernbank Museum. With a variety of events all throughout town, there’s something for everyone – and all ages! Whatever your tastes, we have you covered with a full weekend ahead.
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is celebrating a milestone 20 years of storytelling with through a proud tradition of entertaining audiences and fostering community dialogue!
Festival Dates February 10th – 27th, 2020
Opening Venue Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre
New for 2020 – Expanded Intown Venues UA Tara Cinemas, Regal Perimeter Pointe, the Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center, Landmark Theatres Midtown Art Cinema, and the Plaza Theatre.
Young Professionals Night Location The Woodruff Arts Center
The Festival has exhibited over 70 narratives and documentaries, representing more than 25 countries. Throughout the festival, guests will engage in the most compelling foreign and independent films. Regardless of genre, each film will fascinate, inspire, and expand your perspective!
Film Lineup TBA
With more than 38,000 moviegoers attending screenings in past years, the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival made history by becoming the largest Jewish film festival in the world – And 2020 promises to bring even more excitement with amazing movies that entertain and captivate audiences in new ways!
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival (AJFF) is an exploration of Jewish life, culture and history through the lens of cinema. The AJFF seeks to use the power of film to both entertain and educate, while challenging conventional perspectives on complex and challenging issues facing the Jewish and world community alike.
Come Bloom at the 6th Annual Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival! The two-day music and art extravaganza returns with a weekend filled with live musical performances, an arts and crafts market featuring over 100 regional artists, the beloved “Pet World,” a Classic Car Show, Kids Zone, and more!
5K Kick Off Saturday | March 21st, 2020
Music and Arts Extravaganza March 28th – 29th, 2020 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Anne Irwin Fine Art proudly presents Introducing, the gallery’s first show of the new year! The group show will debut new artists joining Anne Irwin Fine Art in 2020, also welcoming back an esteemed selection of artists that have recently joined the gallery.
Opening Reception Friday | January 10th, 2020 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Show will run through February 3rd, 2020
Now that Christmas is over and you start to take the decorations down, you may think to yourself, “What am I going to do with this tree?”It’s time to Bring One for the Chipper!
Event Details January 4th, 2020 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Instead of placing the tree on the curb (which will eventually end up in a landfill), bring it to one of the several “Bring One for the Chipper” tree recycling events. This annual Georgia Christmas tree recycling program has recycled almost 5 million trees.
The black tie charity balls features an open bar, a silent auction, and live music from Big Blast and the Party Masters! An annual tradition for young professionals and philanthropists across the country alike, the party has raised over $350,000 for ALS research and care.
Honor Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by learning about his life and legacy as well as the many contributions of African Americans in Atlanta! Throughout the city, Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a day of remembrance, celebration, and commemoration.
We have you covered with all the happenings around Atlanta in honor of the national Martin Luther King Jr. holiday: January 20th, 2020.
The evening will include an exciting raffle for culinary inspired products and experiences.
Proceeds benefit one female high school senior pursuing a degree in Culinary Arts, Hospitality or related fields. The need-based Aspiring Culinarian scholarship is made possible through your support. The 2019 event will honor Aspiring Culinarian Scholarship recipients, Jordan Fessehaie (2014), Eboni Hughes (2015), Makensi Petrin (2016), Alliyah White-Amos (2017), Genesis Willoughby (2018) and Nalah Tann-Wilson (2019).
All National Park Service entrance fees will be waived.
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 coming season than to get outdoors?