This Week In Atlanta: Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade; Festivals; & More

Join thousands of locals at this eye-catching procession of lighted lanterns during this year’s Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade. (Kaitlin Kolarik/WABE, File)

While it’s still warm outside, enjoy the great outdoors of Atlanta’s urban jungle.

Enjoy local eats at the upcoming outdoor Old Fourth Ward Festival. Or take the kids to see a light installation of glowing pumpkins.

Here’s the events you should check out this week in Atlanta.

Buckhead Fine Arts Festival

When: Sept. 21 at 10 a.m., Sept. 22 at 11 a.m.

Where: Atlanta- Buckhead Village

Cost: Free

See what Atlanta’s art scene is all about by checking out pieces showcased at this two-day fine art festival. About 100 artisans will be setting up shop at this event.

Pumpkin Festival

When: Sept. 21 to Nov. 3, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: 1000 Robert E. Lee Blvd, Stone Mountain

Cost: $31.95 for ages 12+, $29.95 for ages 3-11

This family-friendly light installation in Stone Mountain Park will feature pie-eating contests during the day and glowing pumpkins at night.

Atlanta Rosé Festival

When: Sept. 21, 12 to 4 p.m.

Where: Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark, 830 Willoughby Way NE, Atlanta

Cost: $48

Expect more than just rosé at this downtown festival, which will be a part of the Old Fourth Ward Fall Festival. More than 75 types of wine and beer will be available for tasting for those who attend, along with their own souvenir rosé tasting glass.

Old Fourth Ward Fall Fest 

When: Sept. 21, 3 to 11 p.m.

Where: 830 Willoughby Way NE, Atlanta

Cost: Free

The fifth annual Old Fourth Ward Fall Fest will be a day full of live music listening and local food eating. Some food trucks that will be opening up for business at the event include The Queso Truck, Yumbii and The Pickle.

Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade

When: Sept. 21, 7 to 11 p.m.

Where: Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail

Cost: Free

Join thousands of locals at this eye-catching procession of lighted lanterns during this year’s Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade. The parade will start at the intersection of Irwin Street and Lake Avenue and will end near Piedmont Park. Along the way, attendees will have a chance to listen to live music and to buy merchandise.

October 2019
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
  1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31