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Events Calendar Atlanta for September/October/November 2019
September 1, 2019 Hot Air Balloon Festival
The Hot Air Balloon Festival in Callaway Gardens offers live music at 7 p.m., a balloon glow at sunset, and tethered rides.
September 1 - 2, 2019 Dragon Con
Dragon Con is a popular convention for lovers of science fiction, fantasy, gaming, art, comics, music, and film. It includes workshops, contests, vendors, and a parade in downtown. On Friday there is a free Dragon Con Party in Woodruff Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Dragon Con Parade on Peachtree Street is on Saturday at 10 a.m.
September 1 - 2, 2019 Labor Day Weekend at Stone Mountain Park
Labor Day Weekend is celebrated at Stone Mountain Park with fireworks starting at 9:30 p.m.
September 2, 2019 Big Peach Sizzler
Big Peach Sizzler is a 10K race that starts in Chamblee and a 5K race that starts in Brookhaven. Both races end in Buckhead with a party.
September 5 - 8, 2019 Yellow Daisy Festival at Stone Mountain
The Yellow Daisy Festival at Stone Mountain showcases over 500 vendors for arts & crafts, food, live music, a children’s corner, and a flower show lining the roads. The event is free except parking which is $20/day or $40/yearly pass.
September 5 - 26, 2019 Cocktails in the Garden
Cocktails in the Garden at the Atlanta Botanical Garden allows visitors to stroll through the gardens with a cocktail in hand, listen to live music and play lawn games. There is a cash bar, hourly parking fees and Admission tickets are $22/adult $19/child.
September 6 - Oct. 11, 2019 Jazz on the Lawn
Jazz on the Lawn at Callanwolde is a music event with classic and contemporary jazz, swing, fusion, smooth, and blues. There is a cash bar and barbequed food for purchase.
September 7 - 8, 2019 ONE Musicfest
ONE Musicfest at Centennial Olympic Park offers a wide range of music (hip hop, EDM, reggae, funk, trap, house, classics, alternative rock, and soul) from national and local artists on multiple stages.
September 8, 2019 Concerts by the Springs
Concerts by the Springs at Heritage Green is a free event. Visitors are permitted to bring their own food, drinks, lawn chairs, and blankets.
September 14 - 15, 2019 Music Midtown
Music Midtown at Piedmont Park features four stages with a wide variety of artists across many music genres. There are also carnival rides and food trucks.
September 18, 2019 The Who
The Who at State Farm Arena plays their best rock n roll hits from the 70s through the 2000’s. The concert begins at 7:30pm.
September 19, 2019 Taste of Buckhead
Taste of Buckhead at American Spirit Works offers the tastiest food and drink samples from 20 Buckhead chefs. Must be 21 years or older to attend.
September 20 - 22, 2019 Imagine Music Festival
Imagine Music Festival is an EDM festival held at the Atlanta Motor Speedway. There are multiple stages with a lineup of DJs and performers. Participants have the option of camping in designated areas nearby.
September 21, 2019 Museum Day Live
Museum Day Live is a free museum day for participating museums. A ticket allows two visitors free admission to the museum.
September 21, 2019 Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade
Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade on the east beltline begins at Irwin street and ends at Piedmont park. Whether you are a participant in the parade or spectator, it is a beautiful sight to see the procession of glowing lanterns designed with such creativity. This free event begins at 8pm.
September 21, 2019 Old Fourth Ward Fall Festival
Old Fourth Ward Fall Festival at the Old Fourth Ward Skatepark is a free event with live music, food trucks, a kids’ zone and alcoholic beverages for purchase for ages 21 or older.
September 21, 2019 Sippin’ Safari
Sippin’ Safari is a wine tasting event at the Zoo Atlanta in the Ford Pavilion for ages 21+. The event also features live music and appetizers.
September 21 - 22, 2019 Chocolate-Covered Weekend
Chocolate-Covered Weekend at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens features cooking demonstrations, chocolate samples, family activities, and information about the process of making chocolate.
September 23-29 2019 Inman Park Restaurant Week
Inman Park Restaurant Week in Inman Park offers special deals on a fixed price meal at 15 participating restaurants.
September 27 - 29, 2019 Atlanta Greek Festival
Atlanta Greek Festival at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral is event with Greek food, music , dance and even a drive-thru.
September 28, 2019 Atlanta Mimosa Festival
Atlanta Mimosa Festival at Fourth Ward Skatepark has mimosas, wine, beer, cider, live music, college football, and a DJ. Participants must be age 21 and older.
September 28, 2019 BeltLine Wine Stroll
BeltLine Wine Stroll on the East Beltline Trail begins under the bridge near Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark. Along the one mile stretch participants ages 21+ stop for wine and snacks from sponsors.
September 28, 2019 Free Entrance Days in the National Parks
Free Entrance Days in the National Parks at Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area is a free event for visitors to enjoy nature.
September 28 - 29, 2019 Old Fourth Ward Park Arts Festival
Old Fourth Ward Park Arts Festival at Historic Fourth Ward Park is a free event with arts and crafts, a street market, a children’s play area, food vendors, and live music.
September 29, 2019 Atlanta Streets Alive
Atlanta Streets Alive is an event with car-free streets. Participants walk, run, or bike down the middle of the road.
September 30 - Oct. 6, 2019 Atlanta AAUW Bookfair
Atlanta AAUW Bookfair is a used-book sale at Perimeter Mall. Admission is free, except Monday evening with an admission ticket of $10/person.
October 2019 (everyday during October) Fright Fest at Six Flags
Fright Fest at Six Flags is a Halloween theme park with trick-or-treating, pumpkin painting, rides and haunted houses.
October 4 & 11, 2019 Jazz on the Lawn
Jazz on the Lawn at Callanwolde is a concert with classic and contemporary jazz, swing, smooth and blues music. A cash bar and barbequed food are also on site for purchase.
October 5, 2019 Taste Chili & Brunswick Stew
Taste Chili & Brunswick Stew in Brookhaven Park is a cookoff from over 75 Restaurants and competition teams.
October 8-13, 2019 The A3C Festival
The A3C Festival at Georgia Freight Depot has 3 stages with dozens of performances, food trucks, and art vendors.
October 11 - 12, 2019 Oktoberfest Atlanta
Oktoberfest Atlanta at Historic Fourth Ward Park is celebrated in true German fashion with beer, live music and lawn games. The first beer is on the house!
October 12 - 13, 2019 Fall Festival on Ponce
Fall Festival on Ponce is a free event at Olmsted Linear Park with arts and crafts, folk art, a children’s area, food trucks, and live music.
October 17-27 2019 Netherworld
Netherworld at Stone Mountain Park is a haunted house with scenes featuring horror movie effects and sets.
Oct 18 – Sat, Oct 19 Owl-O-Ween
Owl-O-Ween is a hot-air-balloon festival at Kennesaw State University with tethered balloon rides, trick-or-treating, food trucks, a beer garden, art vendors, a kids’ zone, and entertainment on multiple stages.
October 18 - 20, 2019 Taste of Atlanta
Taste of Atlanta at Historic Fourth Ward Park is the perfect event for foodies. Over 100 of Atlanta’s finest restaurants offer samples of food and beverages. Participants can also observe celebrity chefs’ cooking demonstrations.
October 24, 2019 Great Pumpkin Carving Contest
Great Pumpkin Carving Contest at the Atlanta Botanical Garden is a competition for experienced pumpkin carvers. Participants can also enjoy after dark Halloween themed activities.
October 25 - 26, 2019 Midtown Halloween
Midtown Halloween is a Halloween bar crawl with food and drink specials and a costume contest. The bar crawl has over 20 participating bars along Peachtree Street.
October 25 2019 Fright Night
Fright Night is a Halloween party at Fernbank Museum of Natural History for ages 21 and older.There is a costume contest, dancing, beer, cocktails, and appetizers for purchase.
October 25-31,2019 SweetWater Scream
SweetWater Scream at SweetWater Brewing Company includes a haunted brewery tour and a free pint of beer for participants over the age of 21.
October 28, 2019 Halloween at Hogwarts
Halloween at Hogwarts is at Atlanta Symphony with Halloween music played by the orchestra and a costume competition.
October 2019 (TBA) Fall-O-Ween Fest
Fall-O-Ween Fest is a free event at The Home Depot Backyard (next to Mercedes-Benz Stadium). The event includes lawn games, trunk-or-treating, a hay maze, a costume contest, food for purchase, and a movie at 7 p.m.
October 2019 (TBA) Nightmare on 13th Street
Nightmare on 13th Street is a Halloween costume party at Lava Lounge and Foxtrot Liquor Bar. The event features DJs, dance floors, games, a costume contest, as well as drink specials.
October 2019 (TBA) Costumes & Cocktails at the Castle
Costumes & Cocktails at the Castle at The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation is a Halloween celbration for young professionals. The event offers cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, dancing, psychic readings, and a costume contest.
October 2019 (TBA) Haints and Saints Halloween Parade
Haints and Saints Halloween Parade on W. Ponce de Leon Avenue showcases floats, classic cars, and marching bands.The parade is followed by a live concert in Decatur Square.
November 2 - 3, 2019 Chastain Park Arts Festival
Chastain Park Arts Festival at Chastain Park is a free event with art, live music, food vendors and a children’s zone.
November 7 - 10, 2019 The Ultimate Sugar Show
The Ultimate Sugar Show at Cobb Galleria Centre is a convention for dessert lovers with baking classes and demonstrations for an additional cost.
November 8, 2019 (7 - 11 p.m.) Wizard Pub Crawl
Wizard Pub Crawl at five participating bars in Virginia Highlands offers food and drink specials, and a costume contest at Diesel Filling Station for ages 21 and older.
November 9, 2019 (12:30 - 4:30 p.m.) Decatur Wine Festival
Decatur Wine Festival held in the Decatur square includes wine tasting, food for purchase from participating restaurants and art from local artists.
November 9, 2019 Atlanta Veg Fest
Atlanta Veg Fest at the Cobb County Civic Center in Marietta is a festival for vegetarians and vegans. There are food vendors and speaker sessions with chefs, social media influencers, and passionate vegan advocates.
November 16, 2019 Uncorked Atlanta Wine Festival
Uncorked Atlanta Wine Festival at Park Tavern in Piedmont Park includes wine tasting, craft beer, live music, and food for purchase.
November 16, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Garden Lights, Holiday Nights
Garden Lights, Holiday Nights at the Atlanta Botanical Garden is a spectacular display of lights, hot chocolate, and smores.
November 16, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Stone Mountain Christmas
Stone Mountain Christmas at Stone Mountain Park has millions of holiday lights, holiday shows, a snow-angel palace, a nightly parade with Santa, and tube rides at Snow Mountain.
November 21 - Dec. 24, 2019 Atlanta Christkindl Market
Atlanta Christkindl Market at Centennial Olympic Park is an outdoor German holiday market with handcrafted gifts, German food and beverages for purchase, and entertainment.
November 22, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020 Winter Wonderland
Winter Wonderland at Fernbank Museum of Natural History celebrates holidays from a variety of cultures with twinkling lights, decorated trees and cultural souvenirs from around the world.
November 23, 2019 Light the Station
Light the Station at Atlantic Station is a free event with a tree lighting, live music, activities for children, meet Santa, a parade at 7pm, and fireworks at 8pm.
November 29 2019 Callanwolde Holiday Gala
Callanwolde Holiday Gala at Callanwolde mansion is a holiday cocktail party with live entertainment, wine, beer, and catered food. Admission tickets are $75/person.
November 29 - Dec.8, 2019 The Nutcracker Ballet
The Nutcracker Ballet at the Roswell Dance Theatre is live performance of Tchaikovsky’s composition.
November 2019 (TBA) Guaco Taco Fest
Guaco Taco Fest at Atlantic Station is an event with live music, tacos, guacamole, margaritas, beer, wine, cider, and vodka drinks for participants age 21 and over.
November 2019 (TBA) Culinary Passport Atlanta
Culinary Passport Atlanta at The Stave Room is an international food tasting event with 10 restaurants serving food from around the world, cooking demos, live music, and two drink tickets for participants over the age of 21.
November 2019 (TBA) Christmas at Callanwolde
Christmas at Callanwolde is a tour of a Tudor mansion decorated for the holidays. There is also an artist’s market featured at the event.
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