Atlanta Weekend Events – October 11th-13th

Amber Randhawa What's Happening Around Atlanta

Atlanta Air Show

Watch amazing action from some of the nation’s top military and civilian air show performers at Atlanta Motor Speedway, with aircraft and helicopters on display in the infield.

Atlanta Pride

The 49th annual Atlanta Pride Festival takes place all weekend, with the famous Pride Parade beginning Sunday at noon on Peachtree Street.


Enjoy an afternoon eating great food and sampling craft beers and wines, along with live music from local artists, and professional chalk artists chalking the streets around the square in beautiful downtown Marietta.

Festival on Ponce

Enjoy the gorgeous landscape of Olmsted Linear Park along with 125 displays of fine arts and crafts, folk and “outsider art” along with a children’s area and local food and beverages.

Hansel & Gretel

The Atlanta Opera debuts a new adaptation of Humperdinck’s enchanting fairytale, where students are invited to take center stage alongside Atlanta Opera artists.

Harvest on the Hooch

Spend the afternoon tasting food from local restaurants, sampling craft beer and listening to bluegrass music, then tour the garden, meet farm animals, and play games at Chattahoochee Nature Center.

Lilburn Daze

Head out to Lilburn for arts & craft vendors, food trucks, live entertainment, international food vendors, a fun kids zone, and of course, the Doggy Dazzle Paw-Rade, where Lilburn’s snazziest canine dressers will strut their stuff in fun costumes. 

Oakhurst Porchfest

Porchfest is a grassroots community music festival where front porches become stages and yards become venues, transforming the entire neighborhood into a funky and fun festival! 

Oktoberfest Atlanta

Enjoy a full weekend of German themed fun at Oktoberfest Atlanta with both German beers and craft beer from Bell’s Brewing, German food, live music, and an abundance of games and Oktoberfest themed activities.

Wire & Wood Alpharetta Music Festival

This festival brings nationally and locally recognized musicians together to perform their original hit songs, and tell the stories that inspired them.