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!
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!
With free admittance to all National Parks, Veterans Day is the perfect time to celebrate all that America’s beautiful parks have to offer!
When November 11th, 2018
All National Park Service entrance fees will be waived in honor of our nation’s veterans.
Be part of America’s largest celebration of national heritage! It’s about making great connections, exploring amazing places, discovering open spaces, enjoying affordable vacations, and enhancing America’s best idea—the national parks! It’s all happening in your national parks.
Fee-free days make national parks accessible to more people. What better way to commemorate the holiday than to get outdoors?
Featuring 40 artists each month, WonderRoot hosts an active market for creative people to sustain themselves and illuminate their skills. The Shed at Ponce City Market is a covered platform off of the Atlanta Beltline’s Eastside Trail, making the Artists Market easily accessible for a lovely afternoon of shopping and browsing.
Celebrate the Halloween season with a doggone good time at the very first Doggies on the BeltLine costumed dog parade! It all gets started at The Shed at Ponce City Market, winding down the Eastside Trail to Park Tavern in Piedmont Park for cocktails and the costume contest. Bring your four-legged best friend for a great time in support of the Atlanta BeltLine!
‘Tis the Season! The 8th annual Garden Lights, Holiday Nights returns to the Atlanta Botanical Gardens with a holiday tradition that is perfect for the whole family, or even an evening out on the town!
Event Details November 17th – January 6th, 2018 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
The Atlanta Botanical Garden will be shimmering and sparkling with every color of the rainbow during the holiday season. The Garden’s 30 acres will have a spectacular light show with over 1 million energy-efficient lights!