Top 14 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

Thanksgiving is almost here, and Atlanta is in the spirit of giving and celebrating the season! Get the most out of the Fall festivities ahead with our Top 14 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday, November 16th – Sunday, November 19th, 2017.

From the Great Macy’s Tree Lighting to an unforgettable evening with the Serenbe Playhouse, Atlanta offers a huge variety of unique fun all weekend long! Lace up your tennis shoes for Autism Speaks, sip your way through Town Brookhaven for Bert’s Big Adventure,  or take in a bit of holiday shopping.

Whether you’re looking to explore a new neighborhood – or fall in love all over again with a familiar local spot-  there is plenty happening all through the city. Atlanta has 14 unique and festive happenings through Sunday, and we have you covered with the highlights!

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Winter Wonderland at Fernbank Museum

Prepare to be dazzled by Fernbank Museum’s 8th annual Winter Wonderland exhibition!

When
November 17th, 2016 – January 7th, 2018
Closed Thanksgiving Day

Where
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
767 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

Adorned with two floors of twinkling, beautifully decorated trees, Winter Wonderland recognizes the diversity of celebrations, holidays, traditions and events from around the world. Showcasing celebrations from around the world, the exhibition will feature more than 30 trees and displays, glimmering with lights and cultural objects.

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Christmas at Callanwolde

The joy of the holiday season begins at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center with Christmas at Callanwolde: Designer Showhouse & Christmas Village!

When
November 24th – December 12th, 2017
Every Day of the Week!

Where
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
980 Briarcliff Road
Atlanta, GA 30306

The spectacular Atlanta Christmas destination will feature two primary events throughout the holiday season:

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Art Visions Artist Market

The Paideia School is proud to present its 35th annual Fine Art & Craft Sale with the Art Visions Artist Market!

Saturday | November 11th, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday | November 12th, 2017
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where
The Paideia School
1509 Ponce De Leon Ave
Atlanta | 30307

Free to the Open Public

Established and emerging artists alike will join to showcase a wide range of artistic mediums including: oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed-media painting, photography, ceramics, textiles, jewelry, glass, metal, wood work, and more!

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Waldorf School of Atlanta Holiday Fair

10685_15_1850_0_323The Waldorf School of Atlanta celebrates its 31st Anniversary with the annual Holiday Fair!

When
Saturday | November 11th, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where
The Waldorf School of Atlanta
827 Kirk Road
Decatur, GA 30030

Guests of all ages will enjoy a range of interactive and activities, one-of-a-kind shopping, live entertainment, and artful displays. Don’t miss this festive annual tradition!

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Winship Win the Fight 5K Run/Walk

On your mark, get set, let’s fight cancer! Now in its 7th year, the Winship Win the Fight 5K Run/ Walk is a family-friendly event that raises critical funds for innovative cancer research, treatment, and care at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University.

When
Saturday | October 14th, 2017

Event Registration: 7:00 a.m.
Run/Walk Start Time: 8:30 a.m.

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Halloween Night on Callanwolde Mountain

For its 3rd annual return of Halloween Night on Callanwolde Mountain, Callanwolde is transforming into a must-see Halloween destination!

When
Friday | October 27th, 2017
6:00 p.m.

Where
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
980 Briarcliff Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30306

Upon arrival, guests will receive a map of the fully decorated estate, complete with directions to trick-or-treating spots, festive snacks and games, candy prizes, and art activities.

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Decatur Tiny House Festival

The Decatur Tiny House Festival proudly returns for its 2nd year!

When
September 29th – October 1st, 2017

Where
Decatur Field

The 3-day event focuses the benefit of micro-housing for individuals and communities in Georgia, specifically Metro Atlanta. Over 20 high quality tiny houses will be available to tour with related vendors and speakers onsite! Tours will specifically cover sustainability, minimalism, urban planning, zoning and codes, and downsizing. There will even be a VIP Preview Event on Friday evening!

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Atlanta Greek Festival

r-xxo4p8OPA! The 42nd Annual Atlanta Greek Festival brings the flavor, music, and magic of Athens just miles from your doorstep this September.

WHEN
September 28th – October 1st, 2017
Thursday through Sunday

Only Drive-Thru service is available on Thursday.

WHERE
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral
2500 Clairmont Road, NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30329

Your ticket will become your passport as you experience all the flavors, aromas, and traditions of Greece at the 4-day festival. Join the Atlanta Greek Community as they open their arms – and their kitchens – for these festival highlights:

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