There never seems to be a shortage of things to do around Atlanta…..it IS such a large metro area! But…sometimes you have to go OTP (Outside The Perimeter) for some cool things to do.
September Calendar of Events
7th — Fall Fest at Babyland General Hospital
Georgia is famous for more than just Peaches and Peanuts! Georgia’s most beloved toy company, Cabbage Patch Kids, was created by Zavier Roberts in Cleveland, north of Atlanta. Come celebrate with food vendors, a slide, dancing and costumed characters. cabbagepatchkids.com
8th — String Theory Concert
The Sautee Nacoochee Cultural Center — is located way up yonder in the North Georgia mountains, near Helen! But don’t let the location fool you with this hidden gem. Their events list could take up this entire post!!! Even this event on the 8th is part of a series that runs into December. Make a weekend visit to Helen and take in this musical collaboration between domra virtuoso Angelina Galashenkova-Reed and award-winning classical guitarist John Huston! snca.org
21-22 — European Market — Downtown Alpharetta
A bit closer to the Intown peeps…you will find this cool event. For 2 days only you will find some of the best local artisans and gatherers in the area, showcasing an eclectic ensemble of vintage style home decor & furniture, beautiful works of art, handcrafted jewelry, one of a kind finds, fashion (both adult & children’s) clothing & accessories, gifts & unique treasures.
Learn more about it (and lots of other things happening in this city of its own…Alpharetta, by visiting their website … AwesomeAlpharetta.com
28th — Big Red Apple Festival
Another jaunt to the mountains (or really close) will take you to a festival that is all apples! This fall tradition in Downtown Cornelia celebrates the apple and all that goes with it…from arts and crafts vendors, live music and dancing, a kid’s zone and hay rides. Learn more at DiscoverCornelia.com
Now you know we just scratched the surface of things to do in September. But here is an excellent resource for other things happening in the Metro Atlanta area in September…. ATLANTA SEPTEMBER EVENTS