Sep
28
Thu
Anime Weekend Atlanta @ Cobb Galleria Centre
Sep 28 – Oct 1 all-day
Anime Weekend Atlanta @ Cobb Galleria Centre | Atlanta | Georgia | United States

Anime Weekend Atlanta has panels and workshops, games and videos, costume play, a dealer’s room, an art show, and a red-carpet ball at Cobb Galleria Centre.

Cocktails in the Garden @ Atlanta Botanical Garden
Sep 28 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Cocktails in the Garden @ Atlanta Botanical Garden | Atlanta | Georgia | United States

Cocktails in the Garden invites you to explore the Edible Garden as you stroll with a gin cocktail, hear live music, and watch cooking demonstrations at the Atlanta Botanical Garden. Optional dinner.

Best of Atlanta Celebration @ Terminal West
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm – Sep 29 @ 1:30 am
Best of Atlanta Celebration @ Terminal West | Atlanta | Georgia | United States

Creative Loafing’s Iconic Best of Atlanta Celebration is coming to Terminal West! This year the party will feature ATL Collective performing songs inspired by the city of ATL, live music from some of Atlanta’s rising stars in the music scene, a post party dance party, an art installation, food trucks, King of Pops, and more.

Oct
7
Sat
Atlanta Warbird Weekend @ DeKalb Peachtree Airport
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – Oct 8 @ 4:00 pm
Atlanta Warbird Weekend @ DeKalb Peachtree Airport | Chamblee | Georgia | United States

See World War II era aircraft, meet veterans, watch reenactments, and buy a ride at Atlanta Warbird Weekend at DeKalb Peachtree Airport.

The Tuskegee Airmen, the first cadet graduates to earn their wings 75 years ago at Tuskegee, becoming the first black U. S. Army Air Corps pilots, have a rich history that begins in WWII but reaches far beyond those confines. In conjunction with the celebration of the accomplishments of the Tuskegee Airmen, the weekend will also place a focus on the accomplishments of all African-American pilots from WWII to the present.

The Commemorative Air Force Dixie Wing will assemble at Dekalb-Peachtree Airportall the type of airplanes flown by the Tuskegee Airmen. Along with other famous aircraft such as a FG-1D Corsair, SBD-5 Dauntless dive bomber, T-6 Texan, C-46, Stearman bi-planes, Douglas DC-3 and after four years a B-17 Flying Fortress will offer rides and cockpit tours.

Meet WWII Veterans and noted authors, attend a WWII 8th Air Force Fighter Mission Briefing, enjoy 1940’s Hollywood entertainers, visit with WWII reenactors, participate in a photography workshop and attend a dinner symposium with the original Tuskegee Airmen at the 57th Fighter Group restaurant on Saturday evening.

Atlanta Running of the Bulls @ Piedmont Park
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Atlanta Running of the Bulls @ Piedmont Park | Atlanta | Georgia | United States

Can’t fly to Spain for the running of the bulls? Wear white with something red tied around your waist to be chased a mile by Rollergirls at Atlanta Running of the Bulls at Piedmont Park with an after party.

Atlanta Chili Cook Off @ Brookhaven Park
Oct 7 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Atlanta Chili Cook Off @ Brookhaven Park | Atlanta | Georgia | United States

Buy a wristband to taste chili (spicy, mild, chicken, beef, vegetarian) and vote for your favorite at Atlanta Chili Cook Off, with live music at Brookhaven Park.

Oct
14
Sat
Elevate Atlanta @ Downtown Atlanta
Oct 14 – Oct 22 all-day
Elevate Atlanta @ Downtown Atlanta

Elevate Atlanta offers music & dance performances, public art installations, gallery exhibits, and street art in downtown Atlanta involving 100 artists. Free.

Destination East Point
Oct 14 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Destination East Point @ East Point | Georgia | United States

Destination East Point features live entertainment, acrobats, artists, and food vendors in downtown East Point.

Oct
20
Fri
Taste of Atlanta @ Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark
Oct 20 – Oct 22 all-day
Taste of Atlanta @ Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark

Try samples from 80 of Atlanta’s best restaurants, taste beer and wine, and watch celebrity-chef demos at Taste of Atlanta at Historic Fourth Ward Park.

Oct
21
Sat
Little 5 Points Halloween Festival and Parade
Oct 21 – Oct 22 all-day
Little 5 Points Halloween Festival and Parade @ Atlanta | Georgia | United States

Enjoy food and drink, live entertainment, pumpkin carving, street vendors, and a 4 p.m. costume parade at Little 5 Points Halloween Festival and Parade. Free.

Decatur Craft Beer Festival
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Decatur Craft Beer Festival @ Decatur | Georgia | United States

Decatur Craft Beer Festival features 100 craft beers, live music, and food for sale in downtown Decatur for age 21+.

Oct
27
Fri
Fright Night @ Fernbank Museum
Oct 27 all-day
Fright Night @ Fernbank Museum

Fright Night is a Halloween party featuring a DJ and a costume contest, with craft beer, cocktails and small plates for sale at Fernbank Museum of Natural History for age 21+.

Owl-O-Ween @ Kennesaw State’s Sports + Entertainment Park
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Owl-O-Ween @ Kennesaw State’s Sports + Entertainment Park | Kennesaw | Georgia | United States

Owl-O-Ween features glowing hot air balloons, tethered rides, trick-or-treating, food, beer tents, vendors, and entertainers at Kennesaw State University.

Sips Under the Sea @ Georgia Aquarium
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sips Under the Sea @ Georgia Aquarium | Atlanta | Georgia | United States

Sips Under the Sea is a unique cocktail party for adults to enjoy Georgia Aquarium after hours with your family, friends or significant other. You’ll have the entire Aquarium to yourself while enjoying cocktails, tapas, and entertainment… all without kids!

Oct
28
Sat
Boos and Brews @ Center Stage, Vinyl, The Loft
Oct 28 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 29 @ 2:00 am
Boos and Brews @ Center Stage, Vinyl, The Loft | Atlanta | Georgia | United States

Boos and Brews is a Halloween party with beer, live music, and a costume contest at Center Stage Theater.

Dec
31
Sun
Sips Under the Sea @ Georgia Aquarium
Dec 31 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sips Under the Sea @ Georgia Aquarium | Atlanta | Georgia | United States

Sips Under the Sea is a unique cocktail party for adults to enjoy Georgia Aquarium after hours with your family, friends or significant other. You’ll have the entire Aquarium to yourself while enjoying cocktails, tapas, and entertainment… all without kids!