Fall is official here this weekend, and the seasonal fun is amping up! Grab your pumpkin latte and get the most out of your weekend plans with our Top 16 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, September 21st – 24th, 2023.
Kick off the weekend on Thursday with flavor and fun at Taste Brookhaven – or even explore the last weekend of Cocktails in the Garden! On Friday, the Jazz on the Lawn at Callanwolde returns with another fabulous week of live music on Callanwolde’s beautiful grounds. Party for the Paws also welcomes guests to party for a great cause with a Casino Night benefiting the beloved shelter pets of Paws Atlanta.
As we enter the weekend, don’t miss family fun at the Chamblee Chalk Walk & Artist Market, explore the beautiful and eclectic Candler Park neighborhood at this year’s Tour of Homes, and celebrate the long-awaited return of Atlanta Streets Alive!
The flavor and fun continue with the beloved annual Atlanta Greek Festival alongside the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival, lacing up those running shoes to support St. Jude, and some live music and Victorian-era fun at Sunday in the Park – And as always, we have you covered with the city’s best Farmers Markets and eclectic flavors of Inman Park. Through all seasons, we will continue to have a spectacular lineup of fun each week – with events for couples, families, and running solo.
It’s time to officially kick off summertime with the biggest – and best – holiday of the season! We have you covered with 13 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July Around Atlanta in 2023. With the holiday falling on a Tuesday this year, we’ve put together ways for you to fit in your patriotic fun and festivities all weekend long – from Saturday through Tuesday!
From the family-friendly to an adult night on the town, there’s something for everyone. All through Atlanta, the city is in the spirit with a variety of events – some lasting several days!
Kick off the morning with a festive parade, explore a new neighborhood, and end the exciting holiday with a number of spectacular fireworks. The festivities are stretching all through the holiday weekend and into the week, so you won’t want to miss a moment of the fun!
From Thursday through Monday, we have you covered with 9 wonderful ways to relax, remember, and kick off the 3-day weekend a bit early. Whether you’re looking to grab some extra time outdoors with the family, sneak a romantic night out onto the calendar, or explore exciting art and music all weekend long, we have you covered with the holiday highlights!
Celebrate the men and women who defend our country while also kicking off the warmer weather with our Top 9 Happenings all weekend long.
Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and it’s time to celebrate the mom in your life! Still looking for that unique wow-factor to make Mom feel extra special? While you can still treat her to an incredible meal over at Inman Park, we have put together our Top 13 Favorite Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day to take the stress out of planning while giving Mom and unforgettable weekend.
Mother’s Day Weekend 2023
Friday – Sunday | May 12th – 14th
From smelling roses to sipping rosé, there’s something special for every Mom’s taste! Experience scenic views of ocean creatures, an array of local art, or even the Atlanta skyline – all while enjoying specially crafted food, scrumptious sips, and live music!
Moms do so much for us. so, what better way to celebrate her than to turn the holiday into a weekend filled with family time, fresh flavors, and even a moment of respite?
Happy Mother’s Day!
Embracing a happier and healthier 2023, the Dunwoody Art Festival returns this Mother’s Day weekend, and it’s bigger and better than ever! With over 130 artisans, this year’s event will include your favorite vendors, artists, exhibitors – and many new ones to enjoy. Come for the art, maybe pick up a unique Mother’s Day gift, and bring the whole family along for delicious festival food and fun for the kids!
2023 Event Details
May 13th – 14th
Saturday | 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The annual celebration transforms Dunwoody Village Parkway into a shoppers’ paradise with a whimsical artists market, Kidz Zone, and a lineup of local food trucks serving culinary treats! Top artists from around the country join together, showcasing craft pieces, including: photography, paintings, and folk art alongside artwork made from clay, fiber, glass, metal, and wood. Since Sunday is the busiest festival day, the shopping kicks off bright and early Saturday morning and continues all weekend long!
We’ve officially sprung forward, which means it’s time to start dyeing eggs and searching for the Easter Bunny! We have put together a list of the Top 10 Atlanta Area Easter Events in 2023 so you and your family can make the most of your Easter weekend!
Break bread with friends and family, meet the Easter bunny, hunt for eggs, and enjoy the beauty of Atlanta – From interactive events at the Children’s Museum to Easter Brunch with the whole family, and of course some deliciously crafted cocktails and mimosas along the way.
Whether you’re hunting for eggs, treating yourself to Afternoon Tea, or looking for time together as a family, we have you covered with all the highlights this Easter!
It’s the luck of the Irish, and Atlanta is celebrating! St. Patrick’s Day is fast-approaching on Friday, March 17th, 2023 – But the festivities ands shenanigans are kicking off early all weekend long.
Whether you are looking to extend your festivities into a weekend-long celebration, or you’re just in it for the green Beer, we have you covered with all the highlights in every direction around the city! Lace up your tennis shoes, join in on giving back to kids in need – Even get the whole family out for a weekend of delicious food, live music, and fun for all ages!
Don’t miss a thing with our list of the Top 6 St. Patrick’s Day Happenings Around Atlanta: March 11th – 17th, 2023.
With so many events throughout the city, Atlanta residents will be able to find ways to kick off the holiday all week long.
You may be wondering what to do with your Christmas tree after the holiday, and there’s no better time to Bring One for the Chipper!
2023 Event Details
Saturday | January 7th
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.
The annual Georgia Christmas tree recycling program has recycled over 6 million trees and counting, recycling them into mulch donated to playgrounds, government beautification projects, parks, and individual yards.
He’s making a list, and he’s checking it twice – Santa Claus is coming to town! We’ve put together a list where you can be sure to spot Jolly Ol’ Saint Nick in 2022 and snap a picture with your family while finding some festive fun along the way.
This year, a few new favorite spots have popped up in addition to Atlanta’s classic favorites. From Seaside Saint Nick at Georgia Aquarium to Stylish Santa at Buckhead Village, you’ll even spot Santa in some unexpected locations! Catch Santa illuminating extraordinary live trees, sip on hot cocoa as you sing holiday carols, and maybe even spot a few of his reindeer as you search your way through the city to catch the Big Guy in Red (or green!).
The holidays may rush by, but we’ve put our elves to work to help you find Santa no matter where you are in the city. So don’t miss out on seeing The Big Man in Red as he makes all his stops through Christmas Eve!