A Lecture at Oglethorpe Museum of Art by Nelda Damiano, who is the Pierre Daura Curator of European Art at the Georgia Museum of Art. The subject is The Poetry of Light, People and Places in 19th Century France.
Join us for our fall concert, Songs of Harvest! The chorus will perform songs from a wide variety of genres. Artistic Director, Lucas Tarrant, will provide a lively narrative about each composer and song! There will be a silent auction for paintings by Ana Guzman and baskets for raffle containing merchandise from area businesses. Wine and cheese reception to follow!
One of the Southeast’s largest eco-benefits, the Captain Planet Foundation’s annual Benefit Gala will be held at Flourish. Single tickets are $750, $1,500 per couple, and corporate tables start at $5,000. The charitable evening will celebrate the integral role that CPF’s Project Learning Garden program plays in creating young environmentalists, while helping schools achieve their STEAM and project-based instructional goals.
Spend an elegant evening dining and dancing at the renowned Atlanta History Center, where hundreds of attendees will gather to support the Atlanta Speech School’s need-based financial aid program. The Gala is the largest continually-running holiday event in Atlanta and will also feature special celebration: the Golden 50th anniversary of the Atlanta Speech School Guild. 770.499.9558 for tickets.
Come join us for the Inaugural Performance of the Oglethorpe University Symphony Orchestra! 184 years in the making, Oglethorpe is proud to launch its new student Symphony, with music by Karl Jenkins, Edvard Grieg, Jean Sibelius, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart!
Families are invited to enjoy an evening of live performances and holiday cheer at the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! Guests can look forward to a variety of local performances, family-friendly entertainment and special appearances by Blooper, a Braves player and Santa! At 7 p.m., guests can gather with an Atlanta Braves player who will light the tree.
Holiday Traditions, sponsored by the Marist School Parents Club, is held each year on the campus of Marist School and is one of the largest juried arts and crafts shows in the Southeast. Produced through the hard work of over 400 volunteers, it is well known for its quality and warm hospitality
The OUMA Collects exhibition highlights selected works from the permanent collection of the Oglethorpe University Museum of Art that align with current course offerings. Recent acquisitions on view include works by artists Romare Bearden and Raphael Soyer.
SCAD FASH's exhibition that explores 500 years of fashion through the breathtaking trompe l'oeil masterpieces of Belgian artist Isabelle de Borchgrave. Through her expert manipulation of paper and paint, de Borchgrave creates sculptural replicas of historic garments found in early European paintings or collections from around the world.
"Tuck-ins with Santa" has returned to The Hotel at Avalon! Atlanta's best staycation hotel offers a unique and delightful experience for children of all ages. The magic begins with a knock-knock-knock on the door, a smile spreads from ear to ear as the sound of reindeer bells fills the room and Santa and Mrs. Claus arrive. Marriott.com/atlre Thehotelatavalon.com
November 1 – December 24 Families are invited to capture special holiday moments with the jolliest man in town! For hours and Santa’s full schedule, visit simon.com/lenoxsquare. Guests can save time and avoid the line with Santa’s Fast Pass!
Lenox Square will host a “quiet hour” with the Marcus Autism Center for families with children on the Autism Spectrum Sunday, December 1 from 11 a.m. – noon. At participating stores, dimmed lights, muted music and reduced crowd sizes will provide shoppers on the Autism spectrum with a more comfortable and subdued shopping experience.
This free event features special musical performances, visits with Santa, holiday crafts, Toys for Tots collection box, hot chocolate sale, food trucks, holiday cartoons, and Christmas tree and Hanukkah display lighting.
A true legend in every sense of the word, Julie Andrews has entertained millions for more than half a century. Opening with a beautiful video montage of her work, ˜An Evening of Conversation with Julie Andrews” is a unique and unforgettable visit with one of the world's most beloved icons. TicketMaster.com
As part of Phipps Plaza’s Tenth Annual Holiday Community Day, families are invited to celebrate the season with a day of live entertainment from local Atlanta organizations in Monarch Court.
Calling all festive, four-legged friends! On December 8, families may bring their pets for an unforgettable picture with Santa. Main mall entrance near Nike (no reptiles or exotic animals permitted).
Families are invited to ring in the new year early with the annual Early Innings celebration and countdown to 2020 with an inflatable ball drop! The event includes performances by The Battery Atlanta Spirit Squad, the Heavy Hitters, a live painting to music by artist David Garibaldi and more. Blooper will be present to take photos with children.