Holiday Concert Series at Underground Atlanta (December 3-17, 2014)

Location:  Underground Atlanta  logo_Underground Atlanta
50 Central Avenue SW
Atlanta, GA

Time:  Throughout the day

Details:  Join Underground Atlanta for a season of Christmas carols! Local and regional school and church choirs, musicians, vocalists and bands will spread holiday cheer with live performances. Performances will take place on the indoor stage across from the PAC-MAN Play Arcade. Check www.underground-atlanta.com for a list of performances and times.

Cost:
FREE

For More Information Visit:
www.underground-atlanta.com

2nd Annual Callanwolde Fine Arts Festival (January 24 & 25, 2015)

logo_Callanwolde Fine Arts FestivalLocation:  Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
980 Briarcliff Road, NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  Saturday, 10:00 AM- 6:00 PM
Sunday, 11:00 AM- 6:00 PM

Details:  The Callanwolde Arts Festival is a two-day indoor festival located in one of the most distinctive historic properties in Atlanta. This event will feature approximately 80 painters, photographers, sculptors, metalwork, glass artists, jewelers and more! The Festival will also offer artist demonstrations, live acoustic music, plus gourmet food trucks with healthy alternatives.

Cost:
$5.00/person benefits the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

For More Information Visit:
www.callanwoldeartsfestival.com

Christmas Kick-Off at The Forum on Peachtree Parkway (November 28, 2014)

Location:  The Forum on Peachtree Parkway The Forum Christmas
5155 Peachtree Parkway
Peachtree Corners, GA

Schedule of Events:

Carriage Rides, 1:00 PM- 7:00 PM
Photos with Santa & Mrs. Claus, 2:00 PM- 4:00 PM & 5:00 PM- 7:00 PM
Crafts with Kids, 1:00 PM- 7:00 PM

Details:  Join your friends, neighbors, and relatives as the community celebrates Christmas at The Forum!  There will be carriage rides, photos with Santa & Mrs. Claus (bring your own camera.  Located in the lobby near Spa Sydell), kids crafts (located in the lobby near Spa Sydell),

Cost:
FREE

For More Information Visit:
http://www.theforumonpeachtree.com/event/christmas-kick-off-at-the-forum/2145445811

18th Annual Tour of Kitchens (March 28 & 29, 2015)

logo_Tour of Kitchen 2015Location:  This Tour of Kitchens showcases 14 kitchens in metro Atlanta. A program will be available on the website with map and directions to the Tour homes in February, 2015.

Time:  Saturday, 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM
Sunday, 11:00 AM- 5:00 PM

Details:  The Junior League of Atlanta, Inc. Tour of Kitchens, entering its 18th year, features a view into 14 of Atlanta’s finest residential kitchens. The two-day event has raised more than one million dollars since its beginning to aid the Junior League of Atlanta, with a membership of  nearly 3,500, to carry out its mission towards community initiatives benefiting women and children at risk.

Cost:
Advanced tickets ($35.00/person) to the Tour of Kitchens may be purchased in person at the JLA’s Headquarters (3154 Northside Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30327). Headquarters hours are Monday – Thursday 8:30am – 7:00pm and Friday 8:30am – 4:00pm. You can also purchase tickets online from the website with a credit card. Tickets are valid for both days of the tour. (A $1.50 fee will apply for tickets mailed). The deadline to purchase tickets for mailing is March 22nd.

For More Information Visit:
http://www.jlatlanta.org/?nd=tour_of_kitchens

Nutcracker Dinner and a Show (December 13 & 14, 2014)

Location:  The Melting Pot logo_The Melting Pot
754 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  12:30 PM- 3:30 PM

Details:  The holiday season begins with the return of Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker at The Fox Theatre. Bring the whole family for an enchanting and memorable event that keeps the spirit of the holiday season alive, starting at only $115 per person! Dinner is immediately following the show. Seating is within the first 15 rows of the Orchestra Section.

Cost:
Prices start at $115 per person

For More Information Visit:
http://www.meltingpot.com/mid-town-atlanta/specials/dinner–show-packages

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra presents Sci-Fi Spectacular (November 28 & 29, 2014)

Location:  Symphony Hall  logo_ASO
Woodruff Arts Center
1280 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  8:00 PM

Details:  It’s out of this world — and a whole lot of other worlds too! Science Fiction movies aren’t all light sabers, monsters, and computers named HAL. They also have some of the best and most recognizable scores of any movie genre. Conductor Jack Everly joins the ASO and an all-star cast to lead Sci-Fi Spectacular, featuring music from Star Wars, E.T., Close Encounters of the Third Kind, and more. Featuring narration by George Takei.

Cost:
$26.00- $93.00/person

For More Information Visit:
http://www.atlantasymphony.org/ConcertsAndTickets/Calendar/2014-2015/Sci-Fi-Spectacular.aspx

9th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting in Olde Town Hiram (December 5, 2014)

Location:  Downtown Hiram, GA 2014 Christmas Tree Lighting Flyer_thumb

Time:  6:00 PM- 10:00 PM

Details:  This is a time to celebrate the closeness of family, the support of friends, and the love of community. Activities include: Christmas Music/Live Entertainment featuring The Omega Quartet, Nebo Elementary School Chorus, New Unity Christian Fellowship Praise Group, and East Paulding High School Chorus. Additionally – Santa Claus will arrive about 6:15 PM and will be available to talk to the kids and take pictures in Santa’s Workshop, There is a Live Nativity, Petting Zoo and lots of kid’s activities in our Winter Wonderland. The downtown businesses will be open and there will be lots of great food.

Parking:
Parking areas at Holy Cross Lutheran Church on Seaboard Street or Hiram Elementary School on Seaboard Ave will have buses shuttling people back and forth to the event. Also, parking is available in a large lot accessed by coming into Downtown Hiram from Main Street and HWY 92. Turn right at Autohouse and proceed along Railroad Street – A bus will also be available to transport visitors to the railroad crossing to enter into the event.

Cost:
FREE

For More Information Visit:
http://cityofhiramga.gov/civicalerts.aspx?AID=300

A Jumpin’ Jam Christmas benefitting the Norcross Food Bank (December 20, 2014)

Location:  Perimeter Church poster_Miss Gail Jumpin Jam Band
9500 Medlock Bridge Road
Johns Creek, GA

Time:  10:00 AM

Details:  Join the Jumpin’ Jam Band and some VERY special friends for a musical celebration of Christmas! And help us provide food for needy families! Sing, dance, jump, wiggle and move! This event is PERFECT for the family….even the youngest kids because NO ONE will sit still!! Join us!

Location & Parking:
The show will be held in the Hanger at Perimeter Church. Please use the Old Alabama Rd. entrance and park in the first parking lot on the right. The side of the building says “Bricks” on it. When you enter the building, you will walk directly ahead to the check in table. Please bring a copy of your event confirmation as your ticket.

Cost:
Tickets are $5 per child with a family max of $25, Siblings age 12 months and under are FREE and parents are FREE with a canned good donation. Tickets at the door are $7 per child. This event may sell out, so we encourage you to purchase your tickets in advance.

For More Information Visit:
https://ministryplatform.perimeter.org/portal/event_detail.aspx?id=42572

Avondale Estates Holiday Wine Stroll (December 5, 2014)

Location:  Tudor Square  Avondale Estates Wine Stroll
119 Center Street
Avondale Estates, GA

Time:  5:00 PM- 9:00 PM

Details:  Check in, pick up your wine glass and begin your stroll at the Tudor Square Event space. There you will receive a map outlining the participating businesses. This years stops include: The Little Wine Shop, Garage Door Studio, Icing Cake Design & Sweets Boutique, Mama Bath and Body, The Market in Avondale. The Bishop, Watts Whiskey Distillery and Tudor Square.

At each location, you will receive 1 pour of wine and some light snacks. Be sure to get your map stamped because at the end of the stroll you can turn your map in to enter into a raffle with multiple prizes!
The raffle will be drawn on Monday, December 8th and winners will be notified by Wednesday, December 10th via email.

Cost:
$18.00 in advance
$25.00 at the door

For More Information Visit:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/avondale-estates-holiday-wine-stroll-tickets-14122949121?mc_cid=e36205fc01&mc_eid=874e774ce4

Christmas Celebration at Sweet Apple Village (December 6, 2014)

Location:  Sweet Apple Village  logo_Sweet Apple Village
12030 Etris Road
Roswell, GA

Time:  1:00 PM- 5:00 PM

Details:  Join the celebration at Sweet Apple Village. Fun includes visits with Santa, activities for kids, hot chocolate, and live music.

Cost:
FREE

For More Information Visit:
https://www.facebook.com/SweetAppleVillage/