Fun-for-All Fall Festivals! 

09.18.18

We are incredibly lucky to live in an area that focuses so much on community – and fun! With cool weather approaching, some of the best festival and events in Georgia are nearby or a short drive away. We’ve compiled a list below of some of the most interesting festivals we’ve heard about and are interested in attending. Carnival rides, concerts, petting zoos, hot air balloon rides – there’s so much fun to be had!

DULUTH FALL FESTIVAL
Thurs – Sunday, Sept 27 – 30, 2018
Duluth, GA

• A very large festival that draws big crowds
• Concerts
• Carnival with a variety of rides and games
• Parade
• Cotton candy, caramel apples, snow cones, and other favorites

All proceeds from the Festival are used towards improving and beautifying Historic Downtown Duluth.

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FALL FARM ADVENTURE DAY AT ALEGRE FARM

Fri, Oct 5, 2018, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Dacula, GA

• A fun, hands-on, interactive tour
• Feed the animals at the petting zoo.
• Milk a goat! Meet the honey bees! Groom a pony!
• Dig in worm bins and learn about composting.
• Hayride
• Bring lunch and enjoy a picnic under our covered pavilions.
• The Farmer’s Market will be open.

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THE INTERNATIONAL NIGHT MARKET
Fri, Oct 5 – Sun, Oct 7, 2018
Alpharetta, GA

• Bring the whole family to enjoy street food flavors from all over the world.
• Exciting cultural performances
• Arts and crafts
• Kids Zone
• Cooking demonstration tent
• Shopping areas, a bar, and more!
• Children ages 12 and under are FREE.

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DULUTH BEER & WINE FESTIVAL
Sat, Oct 6th from 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Duluth, GA

• A celebration of Beer and Wine on the Duluth Town Green
• Sample 75+ craft beers and 25+ wines.
• Live local music
• Local food trucks
• Adult game zone
• Community vendors and artists

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LANIER LANTERN FESTIVAL
Sat, Oct 6, 2018, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Gainesville, GA

Experience the Lake Lanier Lantern festival, where thousands gather to listen to live music, enjoy the treats from a variety of food trucks, and light up the lake by sharing personal wishes, dreams, and goals via personalized water lanterns.

At the perfect moment, everyone ignites their lantern then lets it take flight across the lake. Enjoy the surreal ambiance as time slows and your lantern floats away to join thousands of others under the night sky.

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S.T.E.A.M. AND FALL ART WALK
Friday, October 12, 2018, 6:00 PM
Duluth, GA

A night of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math.

Students from the Duluth school cluster showcase their project-based learning projects. Students will show off their real-world applications, investigations and more!

• Food trucks
• Music
• Live artist demonstrations

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FALL FESTIVAL ON THE FARM
Sun, Oct 14, 2018, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Roswell, GA

• Crafts
• Pet and Feed Farm Animals (goats, sheep, and chickens)
• Live Music
• Bounce House
• Lawn Games
• Fire Pit with S’mores
• Hot Cider/Hot Cocoa Bar
• Farm Tour
• Food Trucks (Pitmaster Valentine Brothers BBQ and Hole in the Wall)
• Pumpkin Patch (100% of the sales of the pumpkins goes to Atlanta Community Food Bank)
• Bake Sale (The Flour Artisan)

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ALIVE FESTIVAL
Sat, Oct 20, 2018, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Suwanee, GA

The Alive! Festival is an annual non-profit Community Family Festival benefiting Project Green.

• Local Product Vendors
• Artists
• Food
• Live music
• Kids Area
• BBQ

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MALL OF GEORGIA FALL FESTIVAL
Sat, Oct 27, 2018, 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Buford, GA

• Huge outdoor Fall Festival
• Stage Performances
• Costume contest
• Bounce houses
• Popcorn
• Face painting
• Pumpkin painting
• Vendors
• Shopping
• Giveaways

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