Top 19 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

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!

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Brookhaven Duck Duck Goose 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run

Lace up your tennis shoes for the 5th Annual Brookhaven Duck Duck Goose 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run! Walk, run, or volunteer at great Fall event while also giving back to the community.

Event Details
Saturday | October 20th, 2018
8:00 a.m.

Location
Murphey Candler Park
4025 Candler Lake West
Brookhaven, GA 30319

The lakeside trail and neighborhood course offers a scenic run through Brookhaven’s largest park. Over 600 registrations and two local run clubs participated in past races!

Duck Duck Food Truck

Looking to fuel up for this year’s run? Join the Pre-Race Food Truck Event on Friday evening (October 19th) for delicious food, family fun, and entertainment form 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

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Atlanta Chili Cook Off | Brookhaven Park

Formerly known at the Brookhaven Chili Cook Off, the 7th Annual Atlanta Chili Cook Off makes competition tastes better than ever!

Event Details
Saturday | October 13th, 2018
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
 
 
Come out for a day of fun for the whole family – right in the heart of Brookhaven! The Cook Off will offer a full lineup of entertainment from live music to games, kids’ activities, delicious local food, and much more!
 
All ages are welcome,and free tasting spoons are available  to children 12 and under. Leashed pets are allowed.

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Brookhaven Arts Festival

Mark your calendars for the 14th Annual Brookhaven Arts Festival! The two-day festival is the perfect opportunity to enjoy Fall in Atlanta with over 140 artists, musical performances, children’s activities, fantastic food, and more!

FESTIVAL DETAILS

Saturday | October 20th, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday | October 21st, 2018
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location
4047 Peachtree Road NE
Behind Brookhaven MARTA Station (Apple Valley Road side)

Free Admission & Parking

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3 Home Tours to See This Fall

With Fall just around the corner, there’s no better time for some inspiration around the home!

Whether you are looking to explore the beautiful neighborhoods of Atlanta or renovate your own home, these 3 Home Tours to See Around Atlanta This Fall will inspire all tastes.

Explore the neighborhood eateries, shop the local spots, and fall in love with the beauty of each home – large and small, historic and modern – and everything in between!

Guests will enjoy the unique charm of each neighborhood and home throughout the tours. From classic, historic beauty to contemporary, sustainable-living spaces, these 3 Home Tours showcase in the unbeatable range of lifestyle and decor throughout Atlanta.

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Free Entrance Days in National Parks

With free admittance to all National Parks, National public Lands Day is the perfect time to celebrate all that America’s beautiful parks have to offer!

When
September 22nd, 2018

All National Park Service entrance fees will be waived in honor of the 2018 “Park Stars” week.

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?

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Top 7 Labor Day Happenings Around Atlanta

Labor Day is quickly approaching, and we have you covered with our list of Top 7 Labor Day Happenings Around Atlanta: August 30th – September 3rd, 2018.

Fall is just around the corner! Before you pick up that pumpkin spice, be sure to check out the fun and festivities throughout the last weekend of Summer. 

From festivals to flavor, there is something for all ages and tastes this Labor Day Weekend – We have all the highlights!

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Big Peach Sizzler 10K &5K

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.

Registration
Sizzler 10K – $50 | Sizzler 5K – $40 | Virtual Race – $35

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.

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