If you are looking for fun weekend plans, check out our roundup of events in and around the Atlanta area you won’t want to miss!
"Joining Hands in Wellness"
Saturday, September 19, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Interactive activities and educational information will be presented by the Joining Hands in Wellness Partnership.
Collar Park, 2625 Joe Jerkins Blvd., Austell. Free.
The Bird 'n Butterfly-a-thon
Saturday, September 19, 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
This family-friendly event for all ages is timed for the peak of the fall bird migration and with the meadow in full bloom.
Leone Hall Price Park, 4715 Stilesboro Road, Kennesaw
Saturday, September 19, 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. & Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The 24th annual festival is extending to two days, including arts and crafts, vintage vehicles and local musicians.
Glover Park, Historic Marietta Square, 50 North Park Square. Free with free parking in decks at Waddell and Lawrence Streets.
Taste of Smyrna "Festival of Delectables"
Saturday, September 19, 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
There also will be live music from The Unusual Suspects and Scott Thompson and a Kids Zone with interactive inflatables.
Village Green and Market Village in downtown Smyrna. Admission and parking are free with samples of $1 to $4 from more than 30 restaurants.
Kennesaw State University vs. Shorter University Hawks
Saturday, September 19, 1:00 p.m.
It’s Youth Day at Fifth Third Bank Stadium as part of the pregame activities leading up to kickoff when the Owls play host to in-state foe Shorter.