Your 2020 Guide to Halloween Happenings Around Atlanta

Now with even more festivities, we’ve updated our guide to help you get the most out of your socially-distanced spooky season.

It’s officially the season for spooking and bewitching! We couldn’t be more excited to get into the Halloween spirit with Your 2020 Guide to Halloween Happenings Around Atlanta.

This year may look a little different, but there are plenty of ways to get festive all month long. From family-friendly activities to virtual events and everything in between, we have you covered with all the highlights!

Check out our list below to ensure you get more treats than tricks all throughout the month:

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Marist Holiday Traditions Arts & Crafts Show

Out of caution over COVID-19, Marist Holiday Traditions has been cancelled for 2020.

Looking for that special gift for that special someone? Marist Holiday Traditions is the place to find that one-of-a-kind item with one of the largest juried arts and crafts shows in the Southeast!

Event Details TBA

Location
Marist School
3790 Ashford-Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30319

Admission
$5 | No strollers

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Brookhaven Arts Festival

Out of safety concerns over COVID-19, the 2020 Brookhaven Arts Festival has been cancelled.

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 Dates TBA

Festival Times
Saturday | 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday | 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Classic Car Show | Sunday, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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

Free Admission & Parking

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Doggie Dip Day | Brookhaven

Make one last splash this summer with your four-legged friends at Brookhaven’s Doggie Dip Day! Pools close for the season after Labor Day, and all dogs are welcome to jump in the pool to cool down and say goodbye to summertime.

Event Details
Saturday – Sunday | September 12th – 13th, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location
Murphey Candler Park Pool
1551 W Nancy Creek Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30319

Registration
$10 per dog, per hour
Multiple registrations permitted

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Big Peach Sizzler 10K &5K

Due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19, the Big Peach Sizzler has been cancelled for 2020 and will return in 2021.

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
September 6th, 2021

Run for longer, stronger lives at Atlanta’s Labor Day tradition! 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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2020 Guide to Atlanta’s Best Summer Movie Series

Summertime is coming, which means it’s time to shake up your movie routine! We will be updating this page as more showtimes and movies become available for 2020.

Whether you are looking for an outdoor family flick, a date night on the town, or to keep the kiddos busy during the week – We have you covered with the schedules, locations, and highlights to fill your summer with some budget-friendly fun for all ages!

Dates: May – September 2020

Locations: Brookhaven, Metro Atlanta, Midtown Atlanta, Candler Park, Duluth, and more. See schedules below.

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Atlanta Film Festival

This event has been cancelled for 2020.

The 2020 Atlanta Film Festival (ATLFF) returns for its 44th annual celebration! The 10-day event will feature over 200 films, an incredible Kickoff Party, Writers Summits, and more!

Event Details
April 30th – May 10th, 2020

Participating Venues
Plaza Theatre | 7 Stages Blackbox
Dad’s Garage Theater | Hilan Theatre
Druid Hills Presbyterian Church | Hotel Clermont
Highland Inn & Ballroom Lounge | Paris on Ponce

The annual Springtime tradition is one of only two dozen Academy Award-qualifying film festivals in the country. The 2020 festival has received over 8,000 film submissions from 120+ countries around the world. Audiences will gather to experience the most cutting edge films across independent, international, documentaries, animated, and short film genres!

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Brookhaven Food Truck Nights

With the weather starting to warm up, food truck season is beginning to pick up! ,Enjoy Brookhaven’s best flavors  each week as the food trucks are return with Brookhaven Food Truck Nights.

Event Details
Kicks Off Wednesday | April 22nd, 2020
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location
Blackburn Park
3493 Ashford Dunwoody Rd NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30319

When the workweek comes along, put down those pots and pans and head out for a fun, casual dinner with the family! With several local food trucks to choose from, even the pickiest eaters will find something delicious to try. The fun continues with a bounce house, activities for children, and live entertainment!

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Top 6 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

The rain is clearing up, and there are clear skies ahead! Set out for some fun all weekend long with our Top 9 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, March 5th – March 8th, 2020.

Experience the best of Atlanta’s brunch flavors, explore Springtime in the city from flowers to family fun, and even  tap into your artistic side!

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.

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Cheers for Charity | Atlanta Boys & Girls Clubs

The Atlanta Home Show scheduled for March 15th, 2020 has been postponed as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Updates TBA.

The 6th Annual Cheers for Charity returns in support of Atlanta Boys & Girls Clubs of Dekalb County, serving up an unforgettable evening of great food, drinks, and fun! 

Event Details
Sunday | March 15th, 2020
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location
Kaleidoscope Bistro & Pub
1410 Dresden Drive NE, Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30319

This year’s event will feature both wine and craft beer tastings, a blind wine pull, and silent and live auctions. 

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta works to save and change the lives of children and teens, especially those who need us most, by providing a safe, positive, and engaging environment and programs that prepare and inspire them to achieve Great Futures.

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