MAKING A JOYFUL NOISE

PUBLIC ART AND SOUND CREATE AN INTRIGUING MIX AT PCM

Guest curator Ben Coleman crafted works that use PCM as a “playground of acoustic space.”

Art displays explore the sonic qualities of PCM in engaging and unexpected ways.

Visitors to Ponce City Market on Sept. 26-29 can experience the Atlanta hot spot in an entirely […]

A MAGICAL EXPERIENCE

EXHIBIT HIGHLIGHTS THE LEGACY OF HARRY HOUDINI

BY: Karon Warren

Through Aug. 11, visitors to The Breman Museum can peek behind the curtain, as it were, into the life and career of death defying magician Harry Houdini. In the exhibit “Inescapable,” Houdini’s story is documented with artifacts, photos and archival records. “[The exhibition] explores Houdini’s personal life, from his beginnings […]

GET CRAFTY

AMERICAN CRAFT SHOW RETURNS FOR 30TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

One of the largest juried fine craft shows in the Southeast—and the longest running art show in Atlanta— returns to the Cobb Galleria Centre March 15-17. More than 250 contemporary artists will be on hand at the 2019 American Craft Show to showcase everything from fine jewelry and apparel to handmade ceramics, furniture and home decor.

HAPPY HAUNTING

THIS ANNUAL SANDY SPRINGS HALLOWEEN EVENT IS A REAL SCREAM

Scare up some fun this month at Haunted Sandy Springs, a free event at the Williams-Payne House (Heritage Sandy Springs Museum). Throughout the evening of Oct. 26, live music, psychic readings, a fire pit with a s’mores bar, a special movie screening and, of course, spirits will preside. “Haunted Sandy Springs is a howling good time,” says […]

You Gotta Have Art

FINE ARTISANS DESCEND ON BUCKHEAD

Buckhead Fine Arts Festival attendees will find plenty to add to their collections.

Buckhead Fine Arts Festival attendees will find plenty to add to their collections.

BY: Karon Warren

On Sept. 22 and 23, approximately 100 painters, photographers, sculptors, metalworkers, glass artists, jewelers and other artisans will display their wares at the Buckhead Fine […]

KEEP ON TRUCKIN’

GET HANDS ON WITH SOME AMAZING VEHICLES

BY: Karon Warren

At Brookhaven’s annual Touch a Truck event at Blackburn Park on June 16, families will love getting an up-close-and-personal look at a variety of police cars, fire trucks, utility trucks, maintenance vehicles and more. “We bring in various types of emergency vehicles, bucket trucks from Georgia Power, even 4×4 trucks—things kids might not normally get to see or […]

DOLLED UP

A FUN-FILLED OUTING FOR AMERICAN GIRL FANS

For kids who love the idea of exploring history with their favorite American Girl doll characters, Heritage Sandy Springs welcomes them to attend its monthly American Girl and Boy Club meeting, held at the historic Williams-Payne House. May’s event is titled “Caroline Sails Into Summer,” and attendees will learn about ships, sailing, log cabins and more as they hear the […]

ONE ENCHANTED EVENING

MEET RUDOLPH AND PALS AT THE CHATTAHOOCHEE NATURE CENTER

Make magical holiday memories with the whole family at the Chattahoochee Nature Center’s Enchanted Woodland Wonders event Dec. 10. Children of all ages will have a blast getting to meet live reindeer and experiencing the center’s new winter exhibit, featuring fairy houses and gnome homes. Other highlights include crafts, face painting, marshmallow roasting, story time and more. If […]

GET ON BOARD!

HITCH A RIDE ON MACY’S FAMOUS PINK PIG MONORAIL

Patients from Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta enjoy the iconic Macy’s Pink Pig at Lenox Square for the first time this season on Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 in Atlanta. (John Amis/AP Images for Macy’s)

Kick off the most wonderful time of the year by taking a spin on Priscilla, the 1950s-themed monorail that’s been a cherished Atlanta […]

HALLOWEEN HIJINKS

SPOOKY SPRINGS HAUNTS ABERNATHY GREENWAY PARK AGAIN THIS YEAR

If you’re looking for a way to celebrate Halloween that’s full of treats, not tricks, head to Abernathy Greenway Park in Sandy Springs Oct. 21, when families are welcome to the festive Spooky Springs. There, children of all ages can get their trick-or-treating fill at candy stations, have their faces painted, enjoy tasty eats from local food trucks […]