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Organization:

Jaemor Farm

Location:

5340 Cornelia Highway GA Hwy 365
Alto, GA, 30510
United States

Phone:

(770) 869-3999

Pumpkin Patch at Jaemor Farms

Fall is just around the corner - and we can't wait to host you at our family's pumpkin patch that opens September 22nd! Jaemor Farms offers one of the largest selections of pumpkins in Georgia. In 2018, we harvested nearly 130 acres of pumpkins! Our pumpkin patch yields a variety of different sizes, shapes, and colors. From minis to giants, white ones, beige ones, light orange to dark orange, we have them all!
Dates: 
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
Times vary, see site
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Location:

3707 Main Street
College Park, GA, 30337
United States

Phone:

(678) 861-7263

Sweet Auburn Music Fest 2018

The Sweet Auburn Music Fest (S.A.M.F) is a multi-genre music festival featuring three distinct forms of music R&B, Hip-Hop & Gospel, but is inclusive of all. Whether you are a patron or a participant, you will celebrate the Experience of being a part of a festival of Food, Fun, and Music. "Where the Food is Good and the Music is Great all the time."
Dates: 
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
11:00am - 9:00pm
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Location:

767 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA, 30307
United States

Phone:

404-929-6300

Tadpole Tales at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Preschoolers will enjoy a story and special activity with a Fernbank educator featuring Home in the Cave by Janet Halfmann and illustrated by Shennen Bersani.
Dates: 
10/20/2018
11:30 - 11:50 am
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Location:

767 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA, 30307
United States

Phone:

404-929-6300

Tadpole Tales - National Fossil Day at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

In celebration of National Fossil Day, preschoolers are invited to enjoy a story and special activity with a Fernbank educator featuring Bones, Bones, Dinosaur Bones by Byron Barton.
Dates: 
10/17/2018
11:30 - 11:50 am
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Location:

345 Lively Ave.
Norcross, GA, 30071
United States

Phone:

678-421-2069

ArtSplash Festival

Returning this fall for its 15th year, the whimsical and fun artist market will feature a new outdoor wine tasting venue, highlighting 50 wines from around the world. Our charming downtown will come alive with colorful and cheerful artisan booths and a large tent where shoppers can sample wines and continue to browse the artists’ displays while listening to live music from the Thrasher Park stage.
Dates: 
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
Saturday, October 6th, 2018 10 a.m. - 6 p.m./ Sunday, October 7th, 2018 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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Organization:

City of Chamblee

Location:

5468 Peachtree Rd.
Chamblee, GA, 30341
United States

Phone:

(770) 986-5010

Taste of Chamblee

The 11th annual Taste of Chamblee returns with cuisines that range from Mexican to Italian and celebrate the diverse restaurant community in Chamblee. In addition to amazing food, the event will feature the SEC college football games on two giant LED screens and a family friendly kid zone.
Dates: 
10/06/2018
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Organization:

Sleepy Hollow Farm

Location:

628 Sleepy Hollow Road
Powder Springs, GA, 30127
United States

Phone:

770-942-6770

Fall Fun at Sleepy Hollow Farm

This fall, bring your whole family out to Sleepy Hollow Farm for some fresh air and fall fun. During the daytime take a tractor ride with your family or friends around our farm, explore our corn maze, and then pick out your perfect pumpkins in our pumpkin patch to add to your decorations inside and out.
Dates: 
10/05/2018
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
Saturdays & Sundays: 10 AM - 6 PM (Last ticket sold at 5:00 PM) Tuesdays - Fridays: 2 PM - 6 PM (Last ticket sold at 5:00 PM) CLOSED MONDAYS Fall Break Hours (9/26 - 9/28): 10 am - 6 pm (Last ticket sold at 5:00 PM) ​
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Location:

1311 Music Hall Road PO Box 444
Hiawassee, GA, 30546
United States

Phone:

706-896-4191

Georgia Mountain Fall Festival

Look forward to the 2018 Fall Festival. With its mild temperatures and beautiful scenery, there is no better place to be than the North Georgia Mountains in the fall. Each October, the 9-day event features exciting musical performances, Arts & Craft vendors, educational demonstrations, a flower show, and the ever-popular Georgia’s Official State Fiddlers' Convention.
Dates: 
10/12/2018
10/13/2018
10/14/2018
varies
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Organization:

City of Marietta

Location:

205 Lawrence St NE
Marietta, GA, 30060
United States

Phone:

(770) 794-5530

Wire & Wood Alpharetta Songwriters Festival

Nationally recognized singer-songwriters will gather together to perform their original songs giving music lovers a behind-the-scenes look at the stories that inspired country, rock, blues, Americana and bluegrass songs. Attendees will experience nationally recognized veteran songsmiths and local up-and-coming talent as music fills the streets of downtown Alpharetta.
Dates: 
10/12/2018
10/13/2018
4 pm - 10 pm
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Organization:

Smith Plantation

Location:

935 Alpharetta St.
Roswell, GA, 30075
United States

Phone:

770-641-3978

Annual Fall Farm Days at Smith Plantation

Fun for the whole family featuring artisan exhibits & demonstrations of life on a 19th Century Farm. Free activities provided by Roswell Garden Club including handmade birdfeeders, crafts, scavenger hunt, floral arranging, a petting zoo with farm animals, wagon rides and more! Hotdogs & hamburger lunches as well as baked goods available for purchase.
Dates: 
10/13/2018
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Location:

30 Atlanta St SE
Marietta, GA, 30060
United States

Phone:

(770) 528-1444

Chalktoberfest at Maietta Square

Enjoy your afternoon sampling craft beers, live music from local artists, watching professional Chalk Artists chalk the streets and eating great food at the beautiful downtown square of Marietta. A great day out for all the family, the Chalk Fest is free to attend. All proceeds go to the Marietta Cobb Museum of Art.
Dates: 
10/13/2018
10/14/2018
10am - 5pm on Saturday, & 11am - 5pm on Sunday
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Location:

767 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA, 30307
United States

Phone:

404-929-6300

Tadpole Tales Happy Halloween at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Happy Halloween! Bring your little ghosts and goblins for a special story and activity with a Fernbank educator. In celebration of this spook-tacular holiday, the featured story is Mouse’s First Halloween by Lauren Thompson and Illustrated by Buket Erdogan.
Dates: 
10/31/2018
11:30 - 11:50 am
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Organization:

Pine Lake Lakefest

Location:

Lake Shore Drive
Pine Lake, GA, 30072
United States

Pine Lake Lakefest

Now going into its 18th year, this quirky festival by the lake has become a unique destination: a festival where kids & dogs are welcomed, where comfy Conversation Coves offer a break to the weary, where 40+ artists mix it up with 12+ bands, and food & drink are abundant.
Dates: 
10/06/2018
10/07/2018
Saturday 10am-6pm,Sunday 12-6pm
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Organization:

Taste of Atlanta

Location:

Midtown At Tech Square 79 5th St NW
Atlanta, GA, 30308
United States

Phone:

678-701-6114

Taste of Atlanta

Taste of Atlanta is proud to feature craveable bites and drinks from more than 100 of Atlanta’s favorite restaurants gathering together for the three-day festival. Bringing together food lovers and chefs from neighborhoods across metro Atlanta, the event welcomes attendees of all ages. Local chefs and hospitality pros will lead on-stage cooking demos and hands-on cooking classes, while guests sample food from restaurants plus craft beer, wine and cocktails. The annual event also marks the culmination of a multi-round Barcraft Competition where one mixologist is crowned the winner.
Dates: 
10/19/2018
10/20/2018
10/21/2018
varies, see website
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