FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL AT ATLANTA HISTORY CENTER
The Fall Folklife Festival at Atlanta History Center will host blacksmithing, beekeeping, cooking and woodworking demonstrations alongside local musicians strumming folk and bluegrass on Sept. 17 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is free to members and included in the cost of general admission ($16.50) for nonmembers.
HERITAGE SANDY SPRINGS FESTIVAL
Sept. 17 and 18
The 31st Heritage Sandy Springs Festival takes place on Sept. 17 at 9 a.m. and Sept. 18 at 10 a.m. Bring your family to Heritage Green park for two days filled with music, art, a “chalk walk” competition, pet parade, 5K, 10K and more. Admission is $5 for adults for a one-day pass and $2 for children 5 and older.
ATLANTA BOTANICAL GARDEN’S GARDEN OF EDEN BALL
The Atlanta Botanical Garden’s largest annual fundraiser, the Garden of Eden ball, will take place on Sept. 24. The night kicks off at 7 p.m. with cocktails at Dale Chihuly’s Parterre Fountain, followed by dancing and a seated dinner catered by Legendary Events. Individual tickets start at $500.
BARRE3 CLASS ON THE BELTLINE
Head to Tanyard Creek Park on the BeltLine on Sept. 30 for a 60-minute total body workout with the instructors of Barre3. This free fitness class combines exercises from both yoga and Pilates and is designed to strengthen, tone and balance the body. Class starts at 1:30 p.m. Bring a yoga mat and water.