Fall officially arrives this weekend, and Atlanta is definitely in the spirit to celebrate! Explore what’s happening all weekend long with our Top 19 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend:Thursday – Sunday, September 20th – 23rd, 2018.
Kick off your weekend a bit early with unlimited tastes from Buckhead’s premier restaurants, or hop on over the the Atlanta Botanical Garden for a cocktail and some live entertainment. Some of the city’s favorite events take place all weekend long from the beloved Beltline Lantern Parade, Fourth Ward Tour of Homes, and a Fall Festival! Wine lovers will enjoy the wine varietals at Aqua Vino, City Winery’s Harvest Party, and the Kirkwood Wine Stroll. Looking for more family fun? The opportunities are endless with delicious food, kid-friendly entertainment, and more.
Whatever your tastes, this weekend has a variety of fun for all ages – and we have you covered with 19 unique happenings all weekend long!
Benefiting The Giving Kitchen, Barrel of Chefs is serving up 5 courses from 12 chefs for an unforgettable dinner! Guests will enjoy hand-selected wines, barrel-aged Second Self beer, craft cocktails, Dancing Goats coffee, and more.
Tickets $150 | 21+ Only All proceeds benefit The Giving Kitchen
The welcome reception kicks off the guided experience at 6:30 p.m. with dinner to follow at 7:30 p.m. Hand-selected City Winery wines are made by Atlanta’s only winemaker Travis Green, and specialty craft beer and beer cocktails by Second Self Beer Company will also be available!
The must-see musical event is the perfect way to spend a Fall evening right in your backyard! Pack a picnic, relax among the park’s lush magnolia trees, and enjoy some great music with friends and family.
Enjoy a spectacular evening of dinner and dancing on the Great Lawn at the Garden of Eden Ball! The black-tie gala is the largest annual fundraiser in support of the Atlanta Botanical Garden, honoring Margaret and Bob Reiser for their generous support of the Garden and its mission.
Event Details Saturday | September 29th, 2018 7:00 p.m.
Eat your heart out at the 15th Annual Taste of Buckhead! Located in the trendy Sweetwater Design District, the highly-anticipated culinary event will will be held at The Stave Room at ASW Distillery, the former home of the Mason Murer Art Gallery.
Enjoy unlimited tastes from Buckhead’s premier restaurants and sample wine, beer and spirit tastings! Exclusive vendors will also be offering products to browse and enjoy. The evening of culinary adventure and camaraderie will host prominent chefs, mixologists, Buckhead Business Association members, the Buckhead community, and business and community leaders.
Over 600 guests will enjoy an open bar, delectable cuisine from dozens of Atlanta’s popular restaurants, and the opportunity to bid on top items in an incredible silent auction. Diverse and unique auction items range from local experiences to exciting getaways. The unforgettable evening is part of an effort to raise critical funds for the Piedmont Park Conservancy.
One of Atlanta’s favorite Labor Day tradition returns for 2018, now with a 5K this year! With a super-fast run through the heart of Buckhead followed by a huge post-race party, the Big Peach Sizzler is the perfect way to kick off your Labor Day festivities.
Event Details Monday | September 3rd, 2018
10K – Chamblee to Brookhaven to Buckhead Start time – 7:30 a.m.
5K – Brookhaven to Buckhead Start Time – 7:00 a.m.
Run for longer, stronger lives! By registering in the Big Peach Sizzler, runners are supporting Miles For Cystic Fibrosis, an Atlanta-based charity focusing solely on Cystic Fibrosis (CF) research and the CF community in Georgia.
Morris Raney Real Estate and Beacham & Company Realtors are proud to sponsor L’Arche Atlanta’s 6th Birthday Benefit & Bash! The annual fundraising celebration will be an exciting afternoon of festivity and impact in the Atlanta community.
Formerly known as Taste of AgLanta, AgLanta Eats is now celebrating its third year with a new name and a fresh look at one of the city’s most incredible venues – the Atlanta Botanical Garden! Bring your appetites for delicious fare crafted from the freshest ingredients from local farms, all prepared by Atlanta’s top chefs.