Atlanta Weekend Roundup Sept 22 - 23

It’s Fall in Atlanta – the festivals have definitely started up…not to mention the fun Apple Picking Farms that have opened their doors to the public. Where will this weekend find you?

If you need some ideas:


Green Market @ Piedmont Park – Atlanta (all ages) FREE Saturday https://www.piedmontpark.org/green-market/

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood @ Childrens Museum – Atlanta (all ages) $16+/person Saturday & Sunday https://childrensmuseumatlanta.org/exhibits/traveling-exhibits/daniel-tigers-neighborhood-a-grr-ific-exhibit/

Imaginary Worlds @ Atlanta Botanical Gardens – Atlanta (all ages) $19+/person Saturday & Sunday http://atlantabg.org/visit/events/imaginary-worlds

East Atlanta Villages Strut – Atlanta (all ages) Saturday http://eastatlantastrut.com/

Old Fourth Ward Fall Festival – O4W Atlanta (all ages) Saturday & Sunday https://beltline.org/events/old-fourth-ward-fall-fest/

Story Time @ The Little Shop of Stories – Decatur (all ages) Sunday http://littleshopofstories.com/

Northeast Atlanta

Junior Chefs & KinderCooks @ Young Chefs Academy – Buckhead (ages 4 – 18) $35/class Saturday https://atlantamidtownga.youngchefsacademy.com/classes

Buckhead Fine Arts Festival @ Buckhead Village – Buckhead (all ages) FREE Saturday & Sunday http://buckheadartsfestival.com/

Atlanta History Center Fall Folklife Festival – Buckhead (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday http://www.atlantahistorycenter.com/programs/fall-folklife-festival-5

Sandy Springs Festival – Sandy Springs (all ages) FREE Saturday & Sunday http://heritagesandysprings.org/3485-2/community-events/sandy-springs-festival/festival-info/

Roswell Farmers & Artisans Market – Roswell (all ages) FREE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/RoswellFAM/

Suwanee Farmers Market – Suwanee (all ages) Saturday http://www.suwanee.com/explore-suwanee/events/farmers-market

Pumpkin Festival @ Stone Mountain Park – Stone Mountain (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday https://www.stonemountainpark.com/Events/Pumpkin-Festival See blog image

Northwest Atlanta

Saturday Painting Lessons for Kids – Smyrna (ages 5+) #15 Saturday https://www.viningsschoolofart.com/classes.html

Marietta Square Farmers Market – Marietta (all ages) FREE Saturday http://www.mariettacalendar.com/event/marietta-square-farmers-market/?instance_id=9998

North Georgia State Fair @ JR Miller Park – Marietta (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday https://northgeorgiastatefair.com/

TreeMendous Play Houses @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens – Kennesaw (all ages) $7 admission Saturday & Sunday http://smithgilbertgardens.com/event/treemendous-play-houses-exhibit/?instance_id=202

Woodstock Farm Fresh Market – Woodstock (all ages) FREE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/410220746069500/?event_time_id=410220786069496

Outside of Atlanta:

KIdz Bowl Free @ Metro Fun Center – South Atlanta Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/1565600906809549/

2018 Happy Days Festival – Hapeville (all ages) Saturday http://www.hapeville.org/index.aspx?NID=217

Hoschton Fall Festival – Hoschton (all ages) Saturday & Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/246474832720300/

Additional Links:

Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System has a plethora of events for Families and Kids of all ages every day of the week, but on Saturdays there are coding classes, story times, movies, etc. Here is a link to their events tabs to check out what’s at a library near you: http://www.afpls.org/events

The Atlanta Beltline is the place to be active on the weekends with paid and free classes ranging from Boot Camps to Hikes to Skateboarding Lessons. For a calendar of events, information on fees, and registration visit this link: https://beltline.org/events/