EVENTS HAPPENING FOR
SMALL CHANGE IN ATLANTA
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March 9 - April 14
THE ATLANTA FAIR
Turner Field Gray Lot
Admission $1 to $8 $1.25 per ride
Enjoy electrifying adventure, heart-pounding exhilaration and endless amounts of mouth-watering funnel cakes. Admire the city lights atop the Towering Ferris Wheel, spin gleefully in the spring air on the Tea Cups and take a magical tour on the nostalgic carousel. Indulge in favorite fair foods including elephant ears, cotton candy and candy apples.
March 9 - 23
ATLANTA SCIENCE FESTIVAL
The Atlanta Science Festival, presented by Delta Air Lines, is a two-week celebration of science and technology with more than engaging 100 events held across Metro Atlanta. These include hands-on activities, facility tours, presentations, and performances at a variety of locations. The action begins March 9 with Wow in the World Pop Up Party. The grand finale of the Festival is an all-day interactive Exploration Expo at Piedmont Park on March 23.
Sunday, March 10
RESCUE DOG GAMES
Register your dog for fun, easy dog competitions and enjoy a dog day of festivities. The popular event has moved to Piedmont Park adjacent to Park Tavern from 11am - 4pm. Interactive games, dog art project, pet rescues, VIP fashion show, vendors, disc dogs and more!. All dogs and their humans welcome. Free to attend.
March 15 - 17
AMERICAN CRAFT SHOW
Cobb Galleria Centre
$13 Day Pass
The American Craft Show is the Southeast's largest juried indoor craft show bringing together over 230 of the country's most talented contemporary craft makers. Fine craft lovers and collectors shop one-of-a-kind handmade objects in jewelry, clothing, furniture and home dÃ©cor, with special family-friendly activities.
Saturday & Sunday, March 16 & 17
MODEL TRAIN SHOW
Cobb Galleria Centre Adults $10
Kids 8 under Free
This is the Southeast's largest train show featuring six operating model railroads, including one for kids to run. There will be over 250 tables of model train dealers plus door prizes, raffle layout, and an exchange for guests to sell their trains.
March 20 - 24
ATLANTA AUTO SHOW
Adults $12; Children 6 - 12 $6
The Atlanta International Auto Show is the largest annual consumer event held annually at the GWCC and one of the nation's great auto shows, attracting many of the world's major automotive manufacturers during its five day run. Check out over 500 new and preproduction vehicles on the 400,000 sq. ft. show floor. Event takes place in the C Building of the GWCC.
Saturday & Sunday March 23 & 24
WING & ROCK FESTIVAL
Etowah River Park
Free attendance; $1 per wing
This two day family friendly, food and music event featuring some of regions best tasting wings. The amphitheater stage provides live rock tribute, DJ plus School of Rock performances. Arts & Crafts offered and Airborne Canton Kid Zone. Wing vendors compete in several competitions throughout the weekend.
Saturday & Sunday, April 6 & 7
SPRING FESTIVAL ON PONCE
Historic Olmstead Linear Park
The two-day fine arts event features over 125 displays of local and regional fine art and crafts, utilizing the gorgeous landscape designed by one of America's most celebrated landscape architects, Fredrick Olmsted, Sr. In addition to the abundance of unique art, visit the children's area and enjoy gourmet food trucks, beverages and acoustic musical performances. Attendance is free.
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