Spring Festival on Ponce

The Spring Festival on Ponce is happy to announce its new rescheduled date for 2020!

The 9th Annual event returns to feature 125 displays of fine arts and crafts, delicious local fare, and fun for the whole family!

Event Details
August 8th – 9th, 2020
Saturday | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday | 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location
Olmstead Linear Park
1788 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

Set against the beautiful backdrop of historic Olmsted Linear Park, Festival admission is free and all ages are welcome.

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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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Gardens For Connoisseurs Tour | Atlanta Botanical Garden

Due to concerns over COVD-19, the Garden for Connoisseurs Tour has been RESCHEDULED for the weekend of September 12th-13th, 2020.

The Garden will remain closed to the public through May 31st. Updates to come!

The Atlanta Botanical Gardens presents it annual Gardens for Connoisseurs Tour this Mother’s Day weekend!

Event Details
Saturday – Sunday | September 12th – 13th, 2020
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

This year’s beloved tour showcases a range of spectacular private gardens, giving gardening enthusiasts the opportunity to explore impressive garden designs! Both experienced garden connoisseurs and inquisitive garden novices will delight in this self-guided tour. Gain inspiration from the exquisite ideas showcased by talented landscape architects, garden designers, and local gardeners.

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Candler Park Music & Food Festival

Due to safety concerns over the spread of COVID-19, the Candler Park Music Festival has been postponed until September. Updates below!

Celebrating 12 years in Candler park, the Candler Park Music & Food Festival returns to bring another incredible lineup of music, food, and fun to Candler Park!

Festival Dates
Friday & Saturday
September 5th & 6th, 2020

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Atlanta Cycling Festival

Due to safety concerns over the spread of COVID-19, the Atlanta Cycling Festival has been postponed until the Fall of 2020. Updates to come!

The 7th Annual Atlanta Cycling Festival returns for a celebration all about cycling! The week-long festival includes bike rides, classes, and parties located all throughout Atlanta.

Event Details TBA

Themed rides and events will continue throughout the Festival Week with events for art lovers, cyclists who love great cocktails, rides with your babies, and of course the Big Opening Bash!

Bring your helmets, bike lights, sun screen, and some water – and join in at one of the festival’s unique events! From family rides to cocktail hour, the Atlanta Cycling Festival will have something for everyone, including riders of all levels and abilities.

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Le Fête du Rosé

Due to safety concerns over the spread of COVID-19,  Le Fête du Rosé has been postponed until further notice. Updates to come!

Adorn your best pink and white attire, and prepare to celebrate all things Rosé at Atlanta’s premier lifestyle event, Le Fête du Rosé!

Event Details TBA

Location
Piedmont Park
1215 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30309

Guests will enjoy an indulgent day of wine, champagne, frosé ,and rosé cocktails while enjoying carefully curated menus. The fun continues with other fun activities, including large and artfully-designed photo installations along the way!

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Decatur Arts Festival

With more family fun and artful events than ever, the 14th Annual Decatur Arts Festival is bringing Downtown Decatur to life this Memorial Day weekend!

Event Details
Friday – Sunday
May 22nd – 24th, 2020

Friday ArtWalk | 5:00 p.m.

Location
Downtown Decatur

Families are invited to enjoy an artist market, live musical performances, improvisational and stand-up comedy, a children’s festival, literary events, dance performances and more! Kicking off this year’s festivities, the  ArtWalk opens the festival on Friday evening with a variety of artful events to celebrate all through the weekend. 

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Cocktails in the Garden | Atlanta Botanical Garden

Due to concerns over COVID-19, the Garden will remain closed to the public through May 31st. Updates to come!

Cocktails in the Garden returns this Spring for another season of mixing and mingling every Thursday evening from May through September!

Event Details
Every Thursday
May – September, 2020
5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Location
Atlanta Botanical Garden
1345 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30309

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Friday Jazz at The High Museum of Art

Due to ongoing concerns about the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the High Museum of Art will close to the public effective immediately and will remain closed while continuing to assess and monitor developments. All High Museum of Art events and programs also are canceled until further notice.

Friday Jazz returns to the High Museum of Art for an evening of live jazz performances featured in the atrium every third Friday – always with a great lineup. Welcome the multifaceted music of recording artist and writer, Kathleen Bertrand!

Event Details
Friday | April 17th, 2020
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Relax with a cold cocktail, explore the museum’s permanent collections, and enjoy the incredible variety of jazz from straight ahead to free jazz, bebop to swing, and more.

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Center for Puppetry Arts | Pete the Cat

To help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the Center for Puppetry Arts will be closed until further notice.

The Center for Puppetry Arts offers family fun for all ages throughout their Family Series! Join along on the groovy adventure of Pete the Cat, a cool, skateboarding, surfing, rocking blue cat and his fine friends! Based off the award-winning book series by Kim and James Dean, the production invites audiences to the “Pete the Cat Club” with a number of interactive and musical elements. 

Event Details
March 31st – May 31st, 2020

Location
Center for Puppetry Arts
1404 Spring St NW
Atlanta, GA 30309

Children and adults alike will love the innovative adaptations of classic stories and dynamic original works by the Puppetry Center and other artists. Performances often sell out, so be sure to purchase tickets in advance!

Pete the Cat
Stories included are: Pete the Cat: Rock On Mom and Dad, Pete the Cat and His Magic Sunglasses, Pete the Cat’s Big Lunch SCUBA-Cat, The New Guy, Valentine’s Day is Cool, Robo-Pete, and Bedtime Blues. Pete the Cat features rod puppets, projected animations, original music and interactive elements – such as singing along with The Wheels on the Bus and helping Pete solve a math problem.

The cast includes veteran performers at the Center for Puppetry Arts and Puppeteer/Composer Dolph Amick, who wrote the original music.

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