EVENTS HAPPENING FOR
SMALL CHANGE IN ATLANTA
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Saturday, Sept 1 - Monday, Sept 3
MARIETTA ART IN THE PARK
Marietta Square; Daily 10am - 5pm
Taking place over Labor Day Weekend, Marietta Art in the Park showcases 175 fine artists, the Chalk Spot, a children's art area, an art gallery tour, food trucks and entertainment for the entire family; all taking place amid a variety of dining options and historic sites. This three-day festival draws more than 45,000 attendees.
Thursday, Sept. 6 - Sunday Sept. 9
YELLOW DAISY FESTIVAL
Stone Mountain Park
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Yellow Daisy Festival. Featuring more than 400 artists, daily live entertainment, Children's Corner activities, crafter demonstration and fabulous festival foods. Free with paid parking admission.
Friday, September 7
MOVIES BY MOONLIGHT
The Green @ City Springs; Begins at 6pm
Join family & friends for free movies under the stars at the beautiful new Green @ City Springs. Greatest Showman is being offered for free on Friday, September 7. Arrive early at 6:00 PM for entertainment, prizes and fun activities. Movies begin at dusk. For this show, themed entertainment will include: stilt jugglers, balloonists, Circus ringmaster, Jump Start Tumbling, great raffle items, fun photo opportunities plus clown noses. Food Trucks and other concessions will be on hand.
Saturday, September 15
EAST COBBER PARADE
Johnson Ferry Baptist Church
The parade begins at 10am at Princeton Lakes subdivision entrance and travels south on Johnson Ferry Road ending in the parking lot of Johnson Ferry Baptist Church. Known as the candy parade, nearly all floats toss candy to the crowd. Featuring over two thousand participants and more than eighty groups in floats, marching bands, classic cars, and more. After the parade enjoy live entertainment, arts & crafts, food and carnival games.
Saturday, Sept 15 - Sunday, Sept 16
MARIETTA STREET FEST
Glover Park Historic Marietta Square
Marietta StreetFest offers many free activities including arts & crafts booths, Classic Car Show, a kid-friendly activity zone, the Toy Box Trot fun run and the Marietta Grassroots Music Festival. The Kids Korner features "make and take" art stations, interactive games, inflatable slides and bounce houses. Young attendees can purchase a wristband for unlimited play.
Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 15 & 16
ROSWELL ARTS FESTIVAL
Historic Town Square in Roswell
Held on the third weekend in September at the Historic Town Square in Roswell. Festival hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Entertainment featuring local singers and dance companies begins daily at noon. Children's paintings, sand art, balloon animals and other activities are also available. The festival offers a variety of food trucks on site.
Sunday, September 30
ATLANTA STREETS ALIVE
This Central route celebrates Atlanta's signature Peachtree Street through the heart of the city from Downtown to Midtown. Event takes place from 2 - 6pm. Enjoy biking, skating, walking and rolling down the street and take part in this fun, free, family-friendly event.
Saturday Sept. 29 - Sunday, Sept. 30
CANDLER PARK FALL FEST
With a challenging 5K, Tour of Homes, live music, local food, fun-filled Kids Zone, and over 110 artist booths this free festival is not to be missed. The 5K kicks things off at 9am on Saturday followed by the 1 mile Fun Run at 10:00am. Tour of Homes is on Sunday from noon - 6 p.m. Artist market open 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. Music and food from noon until late.
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