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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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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2020 Grant Park Tour of Homes

Amid further development of the COVID-19 outbreak, the 2020 Spring Tour of Homes has been cancelled.

Take a stroll through 137 years of history in Atlanta’s backyard at the 46th Annual Grant ParkTour of Homes!

Grant Park residents welcome you to tour their homes and gardens throughout the neighborhood. Join the community and explore the homes, businesses, and historic sites of Atlanta’s original streetcar suburb.

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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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Superhero for the Ocean Day at Georgia Aquarium

Due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, the Georgia Aquarium is currently closed to public guests. 

This Earth Day, you can be a superhero for the sea! With a series of interactive activities, learn how to protect marine life – and enjoy special admission deals at Superhero for the Ocean Day

Event Details
Saturday | April 27th, 2020
11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Location
Georgia Aquarium
225 Baker Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30313

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