Ghouls, ghosts, and goblins were out in force at the annual Little 5 Points Halloween Festival & Parade. The chicanery began at noon, with local artists and food vendors lining the streets. Costumes? Encouraged. Fun? Had by all in attendance, whether participating in the parade itself or standing on the sidelines.
Anyone could sponsor […]
On Saturday, October 5, 2013, Hands On Atlanta will amass thousands of volunteers for its 23rd Annual Hands On Atlanta Day to take part in Atlanta’s grandest civic engagement event in order to transform Greater Atlanta’s communities.
Last year’s Hands On Atlanta Day included 90 projects throughout Atlanta, 65 organizations that served and over […]
The weather is nice and warm this month in Atlanta, and it’s a great time for a family picnic. Atlanta may not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of a traditional picnic, but the metro area actually features a few places that are ideal for picnicking and plenty of […]
Tucked away in the historic district of Sweet Auburn, The King Center is easy to miss. Yet it’s an important stop for tourists and locals alike. Formally known as The Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Change, this living monument pays tribute to the Civil Rights leader. Founded by Coretta Scott King, the […]
On July 5, 2011, Zoo Atlanta’s own Sumatran tigers, Chelsea and Kavi, welcomed a daughter, Sonhi, and a son, Sanjiv. While the media got a sneak peek, zoo patrons waited until after Labor Day to meet the new arrivals. That’s because Sonhi and Sanjiv spent their first two months bonding with their mother in […]
Is your pocketbook feeling a little skinny from all of your holiday shopping? Even if it is, you can still enjoy a movie this weekend — and it won’t cost you a dime. The Church at Chapel Hill, in Douglasville, GA, is inviting the community to view its brand-new feature film, “Surrendered,” and admission […]
Visit Piedmont Park this holiday season for Piedmont Park Conservancy’s first annual Season of Magic, the celebration that offers something for everyone. Whether you want some family fun, a night out with friends, or the perfect corporate party venue, Piedmont Park is the place to be. Season of Magic features everything from holiday lights […]
The Atlanta Botanical Garden will sparkle November 19 – January 7 with a new in-town holiday tradition, Garden Lights, Holiday Nights, featuring nearly 1 million energy-efficient bulbs that form enormous botanical-inspired light displays. Unlike other area holiday light shows, this spectacular event allows visitors to meander […]
Junior League of Atlanta members enjoying a night of art and culture (Photo Credit: Sonya Hunte)
Even for the art novice, the Picasso to Warhol exhibit at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art would be considered fascinating. The High Museum, a leading art museum in the southeastern United States is found within the Woodruff […]