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Fit4Mom Atlanta Weekend Roundup October19-20, 2019

Don’t let the chance of some rain stop you from making some fun family memories this weekend- there are so many activities going on around Atlanta this weekend- What are some of your family’s plans?

Atlanta

Piedmont Park Green Market – Atlanta (all ages) FREE Saturday www.piedmontpark.org/green-market Enjoy local farmers and artisan goods. While you shop you can enjoy some prepared foods and drinks and local live music.

Little 5 Points Halloween Fest & Parade– Little 5 Points (all ages) Saturday noon-10pm, http://l5phalloween.com/

The Little 5 Points Halloween Festival and Parade is one of the top ten Halloween events in the country. The festival takes place in L5P, one of the oldest and most eclectic neighborhoods in Atlanta. Enjoy great food and drink, live entertainment, local vendors, and the best Halloween parade in the South!

Storytelling Saturdays @ The Wrens Nest – Atlanta (all ages) Saturday FREE with Admission www.wrensnest.org The Wrens Nest is an historical site dedicated to preserving Joel Chandler Harris’ stories and the heritage of African American folklore. Storytelling begins at 1pm. Stories and storytellers vary.

Freedom Farmers Market @ The Carter Center – Atlanta (all ages) Saturday www.freedomfarmersmkt.org Open year round and offers a wide range of organic, local products along with live music, a kids tent, and prepared foods.

Lift up Atlanta's 2019 Fun Fall Festival– Gwinnett County Fairgrounds (all ages) Saturday FREE www.liftupatlanta.org Lift Up Atlanta's 2019 Fun Fall Festival Fun family oriented festival includes petting zoo, magic show, live entertainment, kids' fun zone, games and activities, delicious fun food, vendor shopping, arts and crafts and much more. Proceeds go to help the homeless and low income families in the metro Atlanta area

Northeast Atlanta

Harvestfest at Glover Park– Grover Park (all ages) Saturday Saturday 9am-5pm. https://www.mariettaga.gov/1258/Harvest-Fest Marietta's HarvestFest is an annual festival held each October. In addition to a wide variety of arts & crafts vendors, the festival includes Touch-A-Truck, Scarecrows In The Square, Costume Contest and Halloween Happenings kid’s festival.

Event Schedule Harvest Fest Market: Handmade Arts, Crafts & Goods 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Touch-A-Truck 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Halloween Happenings Kid’s Festival 1-5 p.m. Costume Contest 2-3 p.m

Peachtree Road Farmers Market – Atlanta (all ages) Saturday www.facebook.com/events/922047421520823 Local farms, business, and artisans represented.

Mary Poppins– Byers Theater (ages 5 and up) Ages 5+. Tickets start around $30. Saturday https://www.chattnaturecenter.org/?s=family+canoe+day

Don't miss this musical based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film about the troubled Banks family whose fate turns once Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep.

Brooke Street Park Summer Concert Series – Alpharetta (all ages) FREE Saturday www.awesomealpharetta.com/play/attraction/brooke-street-park-summer-concert-series The Summer Concert Series brings music and fun to life. Bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy free, live, family-friendly performances by different Alpharetta based entertainment groups.

Alpharetta Farmers Market – Alpharetta (all ages) FREE Saturday www.awesomealpharetta.com/events/alpharetta-farmers-market At the Downtown Alpharetta Farmers Market you will find farmers with fruits, veggies, natural meats, gardeners with fresh flowers and herbs, and makers of all sorts of good from yummy desserts and breads to local raw honey and homemade soaps.

Norcross Community Market – Norcross (all ages) FREE Saturday www.facebook.com/events/453290685471332 Local farms, business, and artisans represented.

Johns Creek Arts Festival Atlanta Athletic Club (all ages) $5 general admission, children are free Saturday and Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/2377629438997894/?event_time_id=2377629445664560

The exciting Johns Creek Arts Festival, will return for the eighth year to wow neighbors and visitors on October 19 and 20, 2019, Saturday from 10AM to 6PM, Sunday from 10AM to 5PM. The serene green space across from The Atlanta Athletic Club will come alive with 130 whimsical and fun artisans from around the country.

Northwest Atlanta

Smyrna Outdoor Market – Smyrna (all ages) FREE Saturday www.facebook.com/events/774652929569906 Local farms, business, and artisans represented.

Farm. Fresh. Market. – Woodstock (all ages) FREE Saturday www.facebook.com/events/242196466721022 Local farms, business, and artisans represented.

Downtown Canton Farmers Market – Canton (all ages) FREE Saturday www.facebook.com/events/2228735310526656 Local farms, business, and artisans represented.

Ballground Farmers Market – Ballground (all ages) FREE Saturday www.facebook.com/events/430789584398307 Local farms, business, and artisans represented.