Top 16 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

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!

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Member Celebration: Holidays at the High

’Tis the season to celebrate the holidays at the High, and Members of all ages are invited! The holly-jolly evening includes art making, live music, festive gallery tours, and more.

Event Details
Friday | November 30th, 2018 
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Location
High Museum of Art
1280 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309

The event is free for Members. Guest passes and $5 walk-up tickets will also be honored.

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Virginia Highlands Tour of Homes

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Event Details
December 1st – 2nd, 2018
Saturday · 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday · 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Check-in
YWCA of Greater Atlanta
957 N. Highland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30306

Known as one of Atlanta’s most charming and historic neighborhoods, the Virginia Highlands will be the perfect spot to enjoy gorgeous architecture and interior design while spreading some holiday cheer!

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Jingle Mingle

Celebrate the season at Atlanta’s largest holiday and Christmas party, Jingle Mingle!

Event Details
Saturday | December 21st, 2018
8:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m.

Location
JW Marriott Buckhead
3300 Lenox Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30326

3,000 of Atlanta’s finest will ring in the season with live entertainment, dancing, and the best DJ in Atlanta – All for a great cause! Bring joy to underprivileged children by donating a new, unwrapped toy for Toys For Tots at the event.

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Top 10 Happenings Around Atlanta This Thanksgiving

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November is officially here, and the holiday season is fast-approaching! Take a break from all the recipe planning, and explore the Top 10 Happenings Around Atlanta This Thanksgiving.

With so much more to do than Black Friday shopping, it’s easier than ever to keep your family happy and engaged this 2018 Thanksgiving holiday!

From holiday interior decor to dining, activities for all ages,  and even some unconventional fun, we have all your tastes covered even if turkey isn’t on the menu this year.

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Decatur Holiday Marketplace and Cafe

Get ready to shop as the 27th Annual Decatur Holiday Marketplace and Cafe returns this holiday season!

Event Details
December 7th – 8th, 2018
Friday · 5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Saturday · 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location
Clairemont Elementary School
155 Erie Avenue
Decatur, GA 30030

The Decatur Holiday Marketplace is the perfect opportunity to kick off the season and check items off your holiday shopping list!

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Holiday Chastain Community Celebration & Holiday Tree Sale

From holiday crafts and performances to Holiday Trees and visits with Santa, Holiday Chastain is your Christmas Headquarters through the end of 2018!

Community Celebration
Sunday | December 2nd, 2018
4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location
Chastain Park Tennis Center
110 W Wieuca Road NW
Atlanta, GA 30342

The Chastain Park Conservancy will be offering free photos with Santa, cookie decoration activities, hot cocoa, and music from the Georgia Boy Choir, and treats from the Shake Shack!

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Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Christmas Parade

choachristmasparadeChildren’s Healthcare of Atlanta transforms the Midtown area into a winter wonderland with the sights and sounds of the season at the Children’s Christmas Parade!

When
Saturday | December 1st, 2018
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Parade Start: Peachtree St. & 16th Street
1280 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

Parade End: Peachtree & 5th Street
800 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

Along with a television audience of over 500,000 people, thousands of live spectators will line up for the largest holiday parade in the Southeast! Families will welcome Santa as he makes his grand appearance among floats, giant helium-filled balloons, marching bands, and much more. Unique performances from various groups will also entertain audiences of all ages, and all of your favorite Christmastime characters can be found throughout the morning!

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Grant Park Candlelight Tour of Homes

The Grant Park Candlelight Tour of Homes celebrates its 38th year as one of Atlanta’s most eclectic holiday home tours!

Event Details
December 8th – 9th, 2018
Saturday | 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Sunday | 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Check-in
St. Paul United Methodist Church
501 Grant Street
Atlanta, GA 30312

The Tour of Homes is the perfect holiday treat with family-friendly events throughout the whole weekend! Experience the historic Grant Park neighborhood in an intimate and charming setting as you’ll be enchanted by the warm glow of candles and holiday lights at every stop.

Grant Park is home to a wide variety of wonderful restaurants and coffee shops, so make a day of it! Plan to come early and stay late, as local sponsors will feature plenty of special offers.
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Season of Hope | Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Don your holiday festive cocktail attire to celebrate the inaugural Season of Hope! In support of the Marcus Autism Center, over 300 guests will enjoy cocktails, silent and live auctions, dinner, and dancing.

Event Details
Friday | November 30th, 2018
6:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Location
The Foundry at Puritan Mill
916 Joseph E Lowery Blvd NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

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