EVENT DATE : Oct. 19-21
Historic Fourth Ward Park

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. TasteOfAtlanta.com

EVENT DATE : October 19, 6:30PM
Atlanta History Center

Be prepared for thrills and chills as you walk through the Atlanta History Center’s foggy gardens and haunted historic houses! Families are invited to experience the 33-acre campus after dark with fun kid-friendly activities and ghostly encounters. Enjoy food for purchase, and visit one of several cash bars for your favorite libation. AtlantaHistoryCenter.com

EVENT DATE : October 19, 7:00PM
Foundry at Puritan Mill

Join the Georgia Center for Child Advocacy for its 23rd annual Cheer for Children Masquerade Ball to Help Unmask Child Abuse. The evening unites guests for a spectacular evening of dinner and dancing to help promote the center’s mission to champion the needs of sexually and severely physically abused children through prevention, intervention, therapy and collaboration. GeorgiaCenterForChildAdvocacy.org

EVENT DATE : Oct. 20-21
Olmsted Linear Park

Visitors will enjoy the gorgeous landscape designed by one of America’s most celebrated landscape architects, Fredrick Olmsted Sr., along with more than 125 displays of fine arts and crafts, folk and “outsider art.” There will be a children’s area and local food and beverage. FestivalOnPonce.com

EVENT DATE : October 21, 12:00PM
Little 5 Points

The Little 5 Points Halloween Festival and Parade is the signature Halloween festival in the Southeast and one of the top 10 Halloween events in the country. It is staged in Little 5 Points, Atlanta’s premier business, arts and music district. Each October, more than 35,000 people flock to Little 5 Points to enjoy great food and drink, live entertainment and the best Halloween parade in the South! L5PHalloween.com

EVENT DATE : 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM
2045 Peachtree Road, Suite 200

Please join Dermatology Consultation for an Evening of Fall Beauty.  Enjoy 20% off most aesthetic, laser and body sculpting services.  20% off all products and grab some coupons for injectables and fillers. RSVP by calling the Covington, Marietta, or Buckhead office or email rsvp@dermatologyconsultants.org

EVENT DATE : 1:30 PM and 3:00 PM
Atlanta Symphony Hall

All aboard Hogwarts Express! Join the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Assistant Conductor Stephen Mulligan for a magical afternoon in Symphony Hall. Dress in your finest costume and enter the pre-concert costume contest with prizes awarded for the cutest, scariest, funniest and most creative costumes of the bunch. AtlantaSymphony.org

EVENT DATE : November 2, 6:00PM
Intercontinental Hotel Buckhead

Choose from more than 200 expressions of Scotch, bourbon, Irish, Canadian and other whiskeys from around the world to taste. Enjoy whiskey seminars, whiskey and food pairings, whiskey and cigar pairings and the chance to interact with outstanding whiskey ambassadors as well as fellow whiskey enthusiasts. 21 and older

Chastain Park

Chastain Park Arts Festival will host its ninth annual event at Chastain Park. Visitors will enjoy fine art and crafts, a children’s area and local food and beverage concessions including gourmet food trucks. Local acoustic musicians will enliven the atmosphere. This event is organized by the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces. Free.

EVENT DATE : November 3, 12:30PM
Downtown Decatur

The festival features nearly 500 wines at 70 tables. Top local restaurants to sell foodie-worthy dishes inside the festival to help you keep the good times rolling. Wine and art belong together. That’s why the Decatur Wine Festival kicks off with ArtWalk. Each art spot features the work of one or more artists. Proceeds benefit the Decatur Arts Alliance.

EVENT DATE : Nov. 17 - Jan. 6
Atlanta Botanical Gardens

The eighth annual electrical extravaganza features spectacular light displays throughout the Garden, including a new twist on last year's popular towering three-dimensional light curtain, the high-tech Nature's Wonders: illuminating the world's natural phenomena through countless strands of synchronized dancing lights strung high over Storza Woods.

EVENT DATE : November 17, 8:00PM
Atlantic Station

The annual holiday parade becomes the official welcome of Santa Claus. Look for the parade route stickers on property to find a great spot to see all of the action! Santa Claus lights Midtown's greatest tree, followed by a spectacular snow show under the stars!  

EVENT DATE : Nov. 23 - Dec 9
980 Briarcliff Road NE

Designer Show House, an Atlanta holiday tradition for 40 years! Visitors of all ages will enjoy touring the 27,000-square-foot historic mansion elaborately decorated by Atlanta’s top interior and floral designers, as well as professional holiday displays, an expansive artists’ market and themed events for all ages. Every room inspires and captures the spirit of the season.

EVENT DATE : 24-25
Fox Theatre

More than 300 imaginative costumes, 20 world-class astonishing acts, the finest singers, original music and seasonal favorites celebrate Thanksgiving, Chanukah, Christmas and New Year’s in a two-hour breathtaking spectacle. Audiences of all ages will marvel at soaring acrobatics, gravity-defying feats and extravagant theatrical production numbers the Boston Globe hails as “Entrancing … Las Vegas meets family entertainment.”