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!
Hosts Jovita Moore and Zach Klein will present the beloved holiday tradition, formerly held on Thanksgiving weekend. This year’s event features performances by Adrienne Bailon Houghton, Russell Dickerson, Francesca Battistelli, and Kyla Jade. The Macy’s All-Star Choir will fill the air with beautiful holiday songs as the 56-foot great tree lights up with 45,000 multi-colored LED lights and Santa makes his grand debut! As always, the evening will be capped by a spectacular firework display set to holiday music.
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?
The heartwarming event helps provide presents to children in need throughout the Atlanta area. Guests will enjoy light refreshments and select children’s names from this year’s tree. These special children will have a happier holiday, and it’s all thanks to your generosity and kindness!
Angel Tree donations benefit the Fulton County Division of Family and Children Services. Donated gifts will be collected by the ADAC partner, Theodore Alexander.
The Big Deal invites you to celebrate and honor the doctors of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta by partying with a purpose! Enjoy an evening of cocktails with a silent auction, seated dinner, and dancing to follow.
Event Details Friday | November 9th, 2018 6:30 p.m.
Led by the 1998 Society, every gesture of support truly is a Big Deal! Guests and sponsors of the fundraising event help provide hope to more than 350,000 unique patients at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Event proceeds support important programs, equipment, staffing, and research identified by Children’s 1998 Society Funding Initiatives.
Benefiting Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the ever-loved 10th Annual Home For The Holidays Designer Showhouse & Marketplace is back this holiday season! November 15th – December 9th, 2018 Thursday – Saturday · 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sunday · 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Closed Monday – Wednesday & Thanksgiving Day
2018 Showhouse Location 4540 Jett Road NW Atlanta, GA 30327
Home for the Holidays will showcase Atlanta’s leading design industry talents while celebrating design and effortless elegance. Learn more about the Showhouse, upcoming events, and this year’s beneficiary!