Top 14 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

The first weekend of December is upon us, and we couldn’t be more excited for all the festivities ahead! From holiday celebrations to fun for all ages, take advantage of the cool weather all weekend long with our Top 14 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, December 5th – 8th, 2019.

Kick off the weekend with some holiday shopping and treats in Decatur’s world of festivities, then sip and sample your way through the city all weekend long. With a variety of events all throughout town, there’s something for everyone – from family fun for all ages to cocktails without the kids! Whatever your tastes, we have you covered with a  full weekend ahead.

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Sunday in the Park | Oakland Cemetery

Oakland Cemetery is celebrating over 40 years of Victorian tradition and fun at the Sunday in the Park festival! Families will enjoy a day filled with living history theatre performances, tours, an artists’ market, food trucks, live music, storytelling, crafts for kids, and a historical costume contest.

Event Details
Sunday | September 29th, 2019
12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location
Oakland Cemetery
248 Oakland Ave SE
Atlanta, GA 30312

The FREE Victorian street festival has something for everyone! Enjoy an afternoon of live music, performances, food, learning activities, and fun for all ages.

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132 3rd Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030

Sold in 3 days for 99%  of list price!

Quintessential craftsman bungalow located in Oakhurst, one of City of Decatur’s most desired neighborhoods. Beautifully landscaped front yard greets you as you make your way up to the spacious covered front porch. Enter through the craftsman-style front door into the living room with rustic wood mantle atop remnants of the original coal-burning fireplace. Wonderful open-concept floorplan affords views from the front door, through the dining room, and into the kitchen.

Flowing seamlessly from the living room, yet distinguished from the rest of the living space by its period-defining coffered ceiling, the large dining room confidently stands on its own and features designer lighting. You will want to spend lots of time in the updated kitchen with  pantry, custom white cabinetry, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, under-cabinet lighting, and eat-in breakfast area. Continue reading “132 3rd Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030” »

Bring One for the Chipper

Now that Christmas is over and you start to take the decorations down, you may think to yourself,  “What am I going to do with this tree?”It’s time to Bring One for the Chipper!

Event Details
January 7th, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Instead of placing the tree on the curb (which will eventually end up in a landfill), bring it to one of the several “Bring One for the Chipper” tree recycling events. This annual Georgia Christmas tree recycling program has recycled almost
5 million trees.

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208 3rd Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030

SOLD in 3 days for $15,000 over list price!

Quintessential craftsman bungalow located in Oakhurst, one of City of Decatur’s most desired neighborhoods. Lush landscaping greets you as you make your way up to the spacious covered front porch and into the sun-drenched living room. Warm and inviting wood-burning masonry fireplace is flanked by built-in bookshelves, each topped with charming casement windows.

Through the original French doors off the living room, you will be led into the dining room with designer lighting and a decorative masonry fireplace. The tastefully renovated kitchen features custom white cabinetry, a mix of soapstone and Carrera marble counters, stainless steel appliances, and a farmhouse sink.
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Fernbank NatureQuest

A new, permanent exhibition has opened at Fernbank Museum of Natural History. Children will be able to learn while having fun in the Fernbank NatureQuest. The 7,000 square-foot, $8 million expansion allows children to interact with nature. Kids will have a blast exploring the multi-level clubhouse, learning about fish in the virtual river, seeing what animals made their way through the exhibit and so much more.

Tickets and information for the Fernbank NatureQuest Exhibit are available at 404.929.6300 or www.fernbankmuseum.org. Fernbank is located at 767 Clifton Road NE in Atlanta

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