Celebrate and experience Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) with the Atlanta History Center! As a virtual event this year, the celebration will feature a series of how-to videos, playlists, short films, book recommendations, and more!
It’s officially the season for spooking and bewitching! We couldn’t be more excited to get into the Halloween spirit with Your 2020 Guide to Halloween Happenings Around Atlanta.
This year may look a little different, but there are plenty of ways to get festive all month long. From family-friendly activities to virtual events and everything in between, we have you covered with all the highlights!
Check out our list below to ensure you get more treats than tricks all throughout the month:
On your mark, get set, let’s fight cancer! Now in its landmark 10th year, the Winship Win the Fight 5K is going virtual! The family-friendly event raises critical funds for innovative cancer research, treatment, and care at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University.
Party for the Paws is going virtual! Benefiting the beloved shelter pets of Paws Atlanta, join fellow PAWS Atlanta Supporters for silent and live auctions, special guests, a puppy bowl pre-party – and of course, adoptable pets!
Oakland Cemetery is celebrating 43 years of Victorian tradition and fun by expanding its beloved Sunday in the Park festival into a week-long event! In addition to on-site events, a host of virtual content will be available throughout the week.
Even while social distancing, you can help spread joy across the city in a unique way with the Atlanta Beltline Lantern Parade-in-Place! This year’s festivities are a great way to celebrate creativity and build community while keeping Atlanta safe
Event Details September 21st – 26th, 2020
Map & Locations Kicking off the week, the map will be published on Monday, September 21st. A digital map will contain live updates on where to see the best lantern light displays! Walk, bike, or drive around town to get involved throughout the weekend.
Be sure to check #BeltLineParadeInPlace for live map updates and to join the celebration!
This Fall, the Kirkwood Wine Stroll celebrates its 14th annual return by stirring things up a bit! Join the free virtual event featuring watch parties, touring bands, and that wonderful Kirkwood neighborhood spirit.
In support of Kirkwood business, commemorative souvenir wine glass and t-shirt packages will be available for purchase. You can get involved by registering to host your own Zoom Watch Party in front of your business or on your friend yard/porch! You will then be shown as the event streams live on Facebook and Youtube.
Lace up your running shoe for a great cause and join The Marcus Center as they partner with Autism Speaks for Atlanta’s Autism Speaks Walk! Given the current concerns for everyone’s health and safety, this year offers a virtual option in addition to a drive-in style event!