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Downtown Hott Radio

Monday October 26, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
Poetry Slam Live On Downtown Hott Radio.
Cost: Free

Battle of the Breweries Virtual Trivia Night

Thursday October 29, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Round up your friends and join us for an all out virtual trivia battle repping your favorite Atlanta brewery with all proceeds benefiting the local foster care community through Atlanta Angels! Trivia teams of up to 6 members will sign up to represent their favorite local brewery in two rounds of ...
Cost: $100

Amplify Summer Streaming Series - Kitty Snyder

Thursday October 29, 2020 08:30 pm EDT
Amplify's Summer Streaming Series is a twice-monthly live stream music event featuring performances by a collection of the very best local and regional singers, songwriters, and bands. We'll be broadcasting live on our Facebook page from Waller's Coffee Shop in Decatur every other Thursday this summ...
Cost: Free

Peaceful Performances for The Pandemic

Friday October 30, 2020 08:00 pm EDT
Categories: 5 Things to Do, Music Menu, Community Events "Peaceful Performances for the Pandemic" is a two-part virtual performance series featuring R&B Soul singer and songwriter Somalia, performing live from The Movement Lab. The first show is dedicated to frontline workers and will be st...
Cost: Free

Ethical Management of AI: A French-American dialogue on privacy, trust and human oversight in health and well-being

Monday November 9, 2020 08:45 am EST
FranceAtlanta2020 | Join us Nov. 9th & 10th for a virtual event that is free and open to the public! Artificial intelligence (AI) models are now capable of collecting and analyzing enormously large databases in ways that are challenging fundamental values claimed in Europe and the United States. A...
Cost: Free

The Carnegie Writers 6th Annual Conference

Saturday November 14, 2020 09:00 am EST
Categories: Writing and Literature The Carnegie Writers, the South’s leading creative writing group, is hosting its 6th Annual Conference online on Saturday, November 14, 2020 from 9:00 pm to 6:00 pm EST (8:00 pm to 5:00 pm CST). Registration is $50 and open to the public via Eventbrite. All ages ar...
Cost: $50

The Carnegie Writers 6th Annual Conference

Saturday November 14, 2020 09:00 am EST
Categories: Writing and Literature The Carnegie Writers, the South’s leading creative writing group, is hosting its 6th Annual Conference online on Saturday, November 14, 2020 from 9:00 pm to 6:00 pm EST (8:00 pm to 5:00 pm CST). Registration is $50 and open to the public via Eventbrite. All ages ar...
Cost: $50

AJC Peachtree Road Race

Thursday November 26, 2020 12:00 pm EST
The 51st Running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race will be held in locations across the country and around the world as the race moves to a completely virtual event in 2020. Participants will receive access to the Virtual Running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race App which will allow them to track their...
Cost: $38-$42

Jewish Family & Career Services to Host Exclusive Conversation with Mayim Bialik at Community of Giving Fundraiser Dec. 1

Tuesday December 1, 2020 12:00 pm EST
Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta (JF&CS) will host “Teen Mental Health in the Age of Covid” presenting The Big Bang Theory’s Mayim Bialik, Ph.D. in Neuroscience, Author, and Teen Mental Health Advocate at a special fundraiser, Community of Giving, A Virtual Gathering, on Giving Tue...
Cost: $35

Roast of Scream

Saturday October 24, 2020 10:00 pm EDT
Categories: Halloween

We will be roasting 'SCREAM' for FREE online and you are invited! The roast will be aired over a Vimeo stream at 7pm Pacific. You will be emailed the free link for the show when you submit for a ticket here: https://www.frontrowfilmroast.com/subscribe

Play drinking games online...
Cost: Free

Dad's Garage Presents: Things That Make Us Laugh!

Saturday October 24, 2020 08:00 pm EDT
Categories: Comedy

Dad’s Garage Presents: Things That Make Us Laugh! Saturday, Oct 24 at 8pm EST on Facebook!

We've scoured the world searching for the best comedy content to bring to you. We've brought them together to highlight these awesome pieces and let you decide who is the best! You'll choose...
Cost: Free

Virtual Paint (and Sip) Party - She's My Sister

Friday October 23, 2020 07:00 pm EDT

REGISTRATION DEADLINES — FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16 (for Shipping); TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20 (for pickup in metro Atlanta, GA) ****

Join us for an opportunity to release, relax and have fun with paint. Settle down in your comfortable attire, with your beverage of choice, and some quarantine snacks and lets b...
Cost: $20-$37

Online Roast of the Presidential Debate

Thursday October 22, 2020 09:00 pm EDT
Categories: Politics Play drinking games with comedians roasting both candidates, as they make jokes over the worst event in our country’s history since the first presidential debate: the second presidential debate. We will provide completely improvised and on-the-spot roasting. Participate in the c...
Cost: Free

Online Roast of the Presidential Debate

Thursday October 22, 2020 09:00 pm EDT
Categories: Politics Play drinking games with comedians roasting both candidates, as they make jokes over the worst event in our country’s history since the first presidential debate: the second presidential debate. We will provide completely improvised and on-the-spot roasting. Participate in the c...
Cost: Free

Exhibition: High Visibility Artist Talk/ Identity and Queer Performance in Photography

Thursday October 22, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Curator/Photographer Le'Andra LeSeur moderates a panel of four contemporary Queer photographers from the recent 'High Visibility' exhibition presented by WUSSY Mag, Atlanta Pride, and Atlanta Photography Group and curated by Le'Andra LeSeur, Emily M. Getsay, and Michael James O'Brien
Cost: Registration Required

Flux Projects Webinar - BANDALOOP: Vertical Art and Activism

Wednesday October 21, 2020 05:00 pm EDT
Categories: Dance Flux Projects is proud to welcome BANDALOOP Artistic Director Melecio Estrella, who will host a conversation about vertical art and activism, while showcasing vertical dance group, BANDALOOP short videos from past activations and with invited collaborators from recent performances....
Cost: Free

Baking Spirits Bright: A Gingerbread Making Class Series

Wednesday October 21, 2020 12:00 am EDT
Learn how to make Gingerbread Houses at-home with a three-part series featuring All-Star Chefs & Competition Judges (including celebrity chef, Carla Hall). A portion of the proceeds goes to ACFEF’s Chef & Child Initiative so the more you bake, the bigger difference you make. Class takers also receiv...
Cost: $29

Spill the Tea: Breast Cancer Awareness Instagram Live

Tuesday October 20, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Join One Medical and Kinkistry for a Breast Cancer Awareness Instagram Live discussion on Tuesday, October 20, at 6:30 p.m. The discussion will feature Dr. Nailah Abdulbaaqee, MD, family provider at One Medical in Atlanta, and Angela Fité, founder and CEO of Kinkistry - the two women discussing the ...
Cost: Free

Medicine Making Intensive

Tuesday October 20, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
Join Herbalista Lorna, as we will explore a range of skills and techniques for creating potent plant medicines. This ONLINE class (via Zoom) takes place throughout the month of October and is appropriate for complete beginners or for folks wanting to hone or acquire additional apothecary skills.  ...
Cost: $150-$450

Breast Cancer Awareness: Are You Really Aware

Monday October 19, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Join My Style Matters on Oct 19th @7pm EST for our first annual "It's Breast Cancer Awareness Month...But Are You Really Aware?" Facebook Live virtual event for your chance to win some really DOPE prizes.https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUvdOqrrj0sHdU0IXMb64yFtgDb0Pc9SEwt?fbclid=IwAR1jsKLrO...
Cost: Registration Required

Haunted Art Show presented by dooGallery

Monday October 19, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Welcome to dooGallery's Annual Haunted Art Show.

To view the art, use the link to DISCUSSIONS.

This year, our show is an online only show. New art will be added almost daily, so check back often.

Cost: No Cover

Mask Sewing Classes

Sunday October 18, 2020 12:00 am EDT
Free Mask Sewing Classes

This free workshop is led by a professional seamstress. Also, If you reside in Atlanta and have DESIGNED a MASK, please send us a picture to see if we are able to include your work in our mask exhibition project

Please join our : SERIES: (FIRST) -Sun, Oct 18 04:00 PM - 05:...
Cost: Free

Free Mask Sewing Classes

Sunday October 18, 2020 12:00 am EDT
Free Mask Sewing Classes

This free workshop is led by a professional seamstress. Also, If you reside in Atlanta and have DESIGNED a MASK, please send us a picture to see if we are able to include your work in our mask exhibition project

Please join our : SERIES: (FIRST) -Sun, Oct 18 04:00 PM - 05:...
Cost: Free

Captain Midnight Band

Friday October 16, 2020 10:00 pm EDT
We're excited to bring y'all a live set of Waterbed Rock & Roll from Labmix Studios in Stone Mountain, GA Friday October 16

9pm CST/10pm EST

Paypal: midnightfluff at gmail.com Venmo: Joshua-Cooker

Cost: Free

Science Story Slam: Fear

Friday October 16, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Join us for our science story slam! Our community of storytellers offers a warm, supportive environment in which storytellers of all backgrounds and levels of experience can experiment (pun not intended!) with personal narrative. Our two coaches — representing expertise in both story performance a...
Cost: $10

Exhibition: High Visibility Artist Talk/ Identity and Queer Performance in Photography

Thursday October 15, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Curator/Photographer Le'Andra LeSeur moderates a panel of four contemporary Queer photographers from the recent 'High Visibility' exhibition presented by WUSSY Mag, Atlanta Pride, and Atlanta Photography Group and curated by Le'Andra LeSeur, Emily M. Getsay, and Michael James O'Brien
Cost: Registration Required

A3C Virtual Festival and Conference Experiance

Thursday October 15, 2020 11:00 am EDT
A3C, a renowned music festival and conference held annually in Atlanta, GA, has just announced their virtual conference experience, “A3C20 For the Culture”. Taking place on October 15th, the free, one day conference will provide insight and knowledge from some of today’s most experienced and acclaim...
Cost: Free

DREAMS music videos : downtempo to dream pop

Wednesday October 14, 2020 08:00 pm EDT
Tune in at 8pm on https://www.twitch.tv/djvjant

Requests are welcome Donations are appreciated Paypal.me/DjVjAnt

Optional: Get an account on Twitch if you want to interact on the message board and make requests. It's free!

Cost: Donations

Harvest Cheeseboards Virtual Workshop

Wednesday October 14, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Craft Happy At Home presents our Virtual Harvest Cheeseboards Workshop! Join us, virtually, to learn the art of creating the perfect charcuterie & cheeseboard, complete with those cute mini pumpkins! You will be the envy of all your (Instagram) friends this holiday season! Taught by Brooks of More...
Cost: $10

Beating Burnout with One Medical + ATL Girl Gang

Wednesday October 14, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Categories: Health and Wellness Between working from home and navigating life during a pandemic, it's no secret that this year has been stressful. By definition, burnout is "a state of emotional, physical, and mental exhaustion caused by excessive and prolonged stress. It occurs when you feel overwh...
Cost: Free

Domestic Violence & Firearms Community Forum

Wednesday October 14, 2020 02:00 pm EDT
The 

U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia

 is committed to leveraging applicable federal laws to protect victims of domestic violence and to hold offenders accountable, especially when their conduct is beyond the reach of state law. Our office is also committed to serving as a reso...
Cost: Free

The Office Live Stream Trivia- Halloween Episodes

Tuesday October 13, 2020 08:30 pm EDT
Bar Crawl USA presents The Office trivia- Halloween Episodes Edition! All from the convenience of your home. So dress in your favorite Office costume and join us 10/13!

 1st, 2nd, and 3rd cash prize winners  Best Dressed prizes  Promo code to save money on future trivia and bar crawls

 Zoom party ...
Cost: $10

Congressional Dist. 6: The Loudermilk-Young Debate Series

Tuesday October 13, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Candidates who qualify with the Secretary of State’s office to

have their names on the ballot are invited to participate in our debates.

The debate will be available for viewers to watch online as it takes place and on-demand via Facebook Live at www.fb.com/TheAtlantaPressClub and GPB.org

Cost: Free

Business Opportunities in the Game and Film Industries in Georgia and France

Tuesday October 13, 2020 09:00 am EDT
Are you planning to expand your business in France or Georgia in the film or game industry, and wondering about opportunities offered by both regions, which could benefit your business? Then, this webinar is for you! During this free, virtual event, economic and business experts from France and Ge...
Cost: Free

Art + poetry

Monday October 12, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
artThrust is hosting two virtual programs: art + poetry for LGBTQ youth and art + poetry for parents of LGBTQ youth.
Cost: Free

Haunted Art Show. Presented by dooGallery

Monday October 12, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Welcome to dooGallery's Annual Haunted Art Show. To view the art, use the link to DISCUSSIONS. This year, our show is an online only show. New art will be added almost daily, so check back often.
Cost: Free

Starlight Cabaret

Sunday October 11, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Join us for an evening under the stars with Atlanta's BEST drag talent. Each year the Starlight Cabaret closes out the Atlanta Pride Festival with this over the top, sparkling display of FIERCE drag kings and queens.
Cost: Free

Southern Chefs Virtual Potluck

Sunday October 11, 2020 05:00 pm EDT
Join us for a virtual evening of food, drinks, and live entertainment hosted by Greg Best. All proceeds support Wholesome Wave Georgia’s work of providing fresh healthy food to families hit hardest by COVID-19.
Cost: $25+

Atlanta Gay Mens Chorus, Voices of Note, and Our Song Performances

Sunday October 11, 2020 02:30 pm EDT
Enjoy the legendary musical tradition that is the Atlanta Gay Mens Chorus and Voices of Note as they celebrate Pride Sunday with our community!
Cost: Free

Atlanta Pride Television Special

Sunday October 11, 2020 01:00 pm EDT
On Sunday, October 11, 2020 from 1pm-2pm Peachtree TV, the first and only station to broadcast the Pride Parade, will air a one hour special dedicated to the rich tradition and history of the LGBTQ community. We will celebrate unity, diversity and visibility, and will bring the energy of the parade ...
Cost: Free

Terra Cotta Sugarbaker Drag Queen Story Hour

Sunday October 11, 2020 11:00 am EDT
One of Atlanta's favorite storytellers, Terra Cotta Sugarbaker, gives us a read of two popular books for kids but we could all use a good storytime!
Cost: Free

Southern Flex Pride Work Out Hour

Sunday October 11, 2020 10:00 am EDT
Join dynamic duos Candice and Danielle Clark of Southern Flex for a can't miss, fun filled, workout hour.
Cost: Free

Voguing With Jeterbydameter

Saturday October 10, 2020 04:30 pm EDT
Join Cedric "Cj" Jeter for an extraordinary time as he vogues for his life.
Cost: Free

AARP Music & BINGO

Saturday October 10, 2020 01:30 pm EDT
Latino lesbian comedienne Sandra Valls will host the funniest bingo game ever! All while 3C Productions makes the beats happen.
Cost: Free

Transgender Health Care Talk With AbsoluteCare

Saturday October 10, 2020 12:30 pm EDT
Healthcare and wellness for our transgender siblings is an issuing facing the community. Tune into this important and very needed program provided by AbsoluteCARE.
Cost: Free

A Better You

Saturday October 10, 2020 10:00 am EDT
Categories: Health and Wellness UnitedHealthcare will host A Better You, a free, health and wellness educational event, online to continue helping African Americans safely access the resources and information they need leading up to the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period Oct. 15 through Dec. 7. Virtu...
Cost: Free

AARP Cooking Class with Big Feedia

Saturday October 10, 2020 03:30 am EDT
The ever-lively and legendary Big Freedia is known for cooking it up on stage but will cook it up in the kitchen with a cooking segment for us.
Cost: Free

SWEET TEA: A Queer Variety Show

Friday October 9, 2020 08:00 pm EDT
A sweet, tasty and fabulous variety show filled with some of Atlanta's best entertainers and hosted by the one and only Taylor Alxnder, Creative Loafing's Entertainer of the Year!
Cost: Free

Exhibition: High Visibility Opening Night

Friday October 9, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
The launch of this virtual photography exhibition will coincide with Atlanta Pride's 50th Anniversary, a time of celebration and remembrance for the Queer artists and outcasts who came before us. Because of COVID-19, all of the celebrations will be virtual this year. Despite the setbacks, Southern Q...
Cost: Registration Required

Speaking Out in the South: Securing Our Right to Vote

Friday October 9, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Categories: Activism The foundation of democracy is our ability to vote, yet we know free and fair elections are inaccessible to many citizens deserving this right. Join ADL’s Southeast region and an incredible panel of experts and advocates as we discuss concerns of this injustice and ways you can ...
Cost: Free

COVID in the LGBTQ+ Community: What You Can Do to Combat the Pandemic

Thursday October 8, 2020 05:30 pm EDT
Drs. Eliot Blum and Jason Schneider, co-medical directors of Atlanta Pride, will moderate this panel discussion of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the greater Atlanta LGBTQ+ community. Attendees will receive an update on the current state of the pandemic, better understand the physical and me...
Cost: Registration Required

A Conversation Between Sister Cities: Les Abattoirs and Atlanta Contemporary

Thursday October 8, 2020 12:30 pm EDT
Join us for a dynamic conversation between the executive directors of Atlanta Contemporary and Les Abattoirs in Toulouse: Veronica Kessenich and Annabelle Ténèze. The conversation will center on how the two directors steward their organizations through these unprecedented times, with a focus on th...
Cost: Free

Virtual Tour: African Safari

Wednesday October 7, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Join an expert guide and photographer Munya on a virtual Safari. He will introduce you to Hwange National Park and Zimbabwe.

You will experience the Safari that he leads every day.

He will describe the pickup location, safety guidelines, the environment, and the animals we are likely to see. We will...
Cost: Free

Pamela Sneed in celebration of Funeral Diva

Tuesday October 6, 2020 07:30 pm EDT
In this collection of personal essays and poetry, acclaimed poet and performer Pamela Sneed details her coming of age in New York City during the late 1980s. Funeral Diva captures the impact of AIDS on Black Queer life, and highlights the enduring bonds between the living, the dying, and the dead. S...
Cost: Registration Required

Get to Know Your Queer and Trans History in Atlanta

Tuesday October 6, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Join these powerful community groups as they discuss diversity, inclusion, and the movement forward for our citizens of Asian Heritage and decent.
Cost: Free

Webinar: Beginner Birding 101

Monday October 5, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Birds are fascinating, familiar, and accessible–their colors and songs add beauty to our everyday lives. If you’d like to get started with birding or improve your birding skills, join Melanie Furr, Director of Education for Georgia Audubon, for a how-to class that will help you develop your skills a...
Cost: $7-$10

Natasha Trethewey Endnote at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Sunday October 4, 2020 04:30 pm EDT
Join author Natasha Trethewey and interviewer Rosemary Magee for a discussion of Trethewey’s memoir, Memorial Drive. The memoir grapples with the South’s history through the lens of her life and the life of her mother, who was murdered by Trethewey’s former step-father. Memorial Drive dives deep int...
Cost: Free

2020 Virtual Political Forum with Senator Cory Booker and Others

Sunday October 4, 2020 03:00 pm EDT
Categories: Politics

We know what is at stake this election cycle. Therefore, the Atlanta Chapter of the National Alumnae Association of Spelman College (NAASC) gathered a panel of some of the best political minds to provide greater insight on the issues before us.

Join us on Sunday, October 4th, ...
Cost: Free

2020 Virtual Political Forum with Senator Cory Booker and Others

Sunday October 4, 2020 03:00 pm EDT
Categories: Politics

We know what is at stake this election cycle. Therefore, the Atlanta Chapter of the National Alumnae Association of Spelman College (NAASC) gathered a panel of some of the best political minds to provide greater insight on the issues before us.

Join us on Sunday, October 4th, ...
Cost: Free

Gender, Diversity and Disability Discussion

Sunday October 4, 2020 01:00 pm EDT
Compassionate Atlanta and SOJOURN cohost a modertated open and honest training around the topic of dealing with gender and sexuality with disablities. Join for an eye opening discussion.
Cost: Registration Required

Mid Grade Mythologies at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Saturday October 3, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
Join Roshani Chokshi, Tehlor Kay Mejia, and J.C. Cervantes for a conversation about mythologies from around the world. Roshani Chokshi is the author of Aru Shah and the Tree of Wishes, the third book in a series that focuses on the character of Aru Shah and the world of Indian mythology. Tehlor Kay ...
Cost: Free

Antigone in Ferguson

Friday October 2, 2020 05:30 pm EDT
Theater of War Productions presents a virtual performance of the groundbreaking project “Antigone in Ferguson” October 2 at 5 p.m. The performance fuses dramatic readings of Sophocles' “Antigone” with live choral music performed by a diverse choir from St. Louis, Missouri and New York City culminati...
Cost: Free

2020 France-Atlanta Event Series

Thursday October 1, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Categories: Education, Technology, Culture

This October and November, meet some of France's most innovative artists, researchers, visionaries and other experts during the 11th edition of France-Atlanta.

Created in 2010 by the Consulate General of France in Atlanta and the Georgia Institute of Tech...
Cost: Free

Not Your Father's Canon: Reading Chaucer and Shakespeare Today at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Thursday October 1, 2020 04:30 pm EDT
You are invited to join Agnes Scott English Department professors Charlotte Artese and Robert Meyer-Lee, two preeminent literary scholars, in conversation as they grapple with the legacies and futures of reading two of the most well-known writers in the Western literary tradition: Shakespeare and Ch...
Cost: Free

Atlanta Pride Rainbow Run

Thursday October 1, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
First, we hope you and your family are staying safe through the current pandemic. In July, the Atlanta Pride Committee announced that the 2020 Pride Festival will not be held in person due to the ongoing pandemic. Instead, the festival will be held as a virtual event centered around the scheduled da...
Cost: Registration Required

Battman, Food Photographer, at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Wednesday September 30, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
Alan Batt, the food photographer known as Battman, traveled around the country interviewing and photographing black chefs for his latest volume, Toques in Black: 101 Black Chefs in America. The book profiles 101 chefs, including the legendary Leah Chase of New Orleans, who died last year. Among the ...
Cost: Free

Soul Line Dance Tuesday

Tuesday September 29, 2020 08:00 pm EDT
This is a FREE Dance Session @ 8 PM EST every Tuesday via live stream from the @becreativeartscenter Facebook page.
Cost: Free

Falling in Love with Love: Jasmine Guillory & Friends @ AJC Decatur Book Festival

Tuesday September 29, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Jasmine Guillory comes together on a panel with fellow romance writers Alisha Rai, Farrah Rochon, Yaffa Santos, and Jane Igharo to discuss the ins and outs of the genre. They will discuss writing, romance, and women of color protagonists. The conversation will start with discussion of the panelists’...
Cost: Free

Art + poetry

Monday September 28, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
artThrust is hosting two virtual programs: art + poetry for LGBTQ youth and art + poetry for parents of LGBTQ youth.
Cost: Free

Agnes Scott Writers’ Contest Reading @ AJC Decatur Book Festival

Sunday September 27, 2020 02:30 pm EDT
The Agnes Scott College English department comes together with us to present some of the finalists of their 49th annual Writers’ Festival Contest.The finalists will read the pieces that appear in the 49th Writers’ Festival magazine and talk with Professor Alan Grostephan in this celebration of stude...
Cost: Free

Atlanta Film Festival 2020 - Day 11

Sunday September 27, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Celebrating its 44th year, the Atlanta Film Festival is the region’s preeminent celebration of cinema. The organization offers entertainment, networking, education & professional development year-round. The festival itself is one of the largest and longest-running in the region. It is also the most ...
Cost: $100-$825

Raina Telgemeler & Graphix Con panel @ AJC Decatur Book Festival

Saturday September 26, 2020 02:00 pm EDT
Join New York Times bestselling author and illustrator Raina Telgemeier, creator of the graphic novels Smile, Drama, Sisters, Ghosts, and Guts, as she sits down with three other writers and illustrators. Maria Scrivan, cartoonist and author of the Nat Enough series, Viarian Johnson, author of The Pa...
Cost: Free

Atlanta Film Festival 2020 - Day 10

Saturday September 26, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
entertainment, networking, education & professional development year-round. The festival itself is one of the largest and longest-running in the region. It is also the most distinguished event in its class, recognized as the 'Best Spring Festival' by Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 'Best Film Festival...
Cost: $100-$825

NBF Presents: Reckoning with Resistance @ AJC Decatur Book Festival

Friday September 25, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
National Book Award Longlisters Hanif Abdurraqib (Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to A Tribe Called Quest, Nonfiction) and Camonghne Felix (Build Yourself a Boat, Poetry) discuss what resistance means to them—in their own writing, in contemporary literature, and in 2020. Moderated by Dr. Eve L. Ewing, s...
Cost: Free

Speaking Out in the South: Responding to Antisemitism and Bias on Campus

Friday September 25, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
In 2019, ADL reported the highest number of antisemitic incidents in our four decades of recording the data, with nearly 200 of these incidents nationwide occurring on college campuses. From swastikas on dorm room doors to Zoombombing, antisemitism and bias continue to persist in university communit...
Cost: FREE

Atlanta Film Festival 2020 - Day 9

Friday September 25, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Celebrating its 44th year, the Atlanta Film Festival is the region’s preeminent celebration of cinema. The organization offers entertainment, networking, education & professional development year-round. The festival itself is one of the largest and longest-running in the region. It is also the most ...
Cost: $100-$825

Writing in a World of Turmoil: Roxane Gay & Soraya Nadia McDonald @ AJC Decatur Book Festival

Thursday September 24, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
The award-winning novelist, essayist, professor, editor, commentator, and acknowledged master of Twitter, Roxane Gay is the author of renowned and bestselling nonfiction—the essay collection Bad Feminist and standout story collection Difficult Women, and, most recently, HUNGER: A Memoir of (My) Body...
Cost: Free

Un-Party for Piedmont Park

Thursday September 24, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
The Party for Piedmont Park is an incredible event that Atlantans look forward to every year attracting over 550 guests. While we cannot gather together in-person this year, nothing can stop us from throwing the best party you will never go to! There is no need for fancy outfits, Uber rides and la...
Cost: $50

Atlanta Film Festival 2020 - Day 8

Thursday September 24, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
entertainment, networking, education & professional development year-round. The festival itself is one of the largest and longest-running in the region. It is also the most distinguished event in its class, recognized as the 'Best Spring Festival' by Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 'Best Film Festival...
Cost: $100-$825

Blackberry Smoke: Pandemic Jam Livestream Series

Wednesday September 23, 2020 08:00 pm EDT
Volume 2 has Blackberry Smoke returning to the iconic Ryman Auditorium, where they’ll put on a full Rock n’ Roll show, debut new music and feature special guests. Volume 3 offers an intimate look at the band performing live with the Black Bettys at West End Sound Studio in Atlanta. Last but not leas...
Cost: $25-$100

Brad Thomas Parsons’ AMARO at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Wednesday September 23, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
Brad Thomas Parsons joins us to share the magical world of mixology and cocktails, presenting two books, AMARO: The Spirited World of Bittersweet, Herbal Liqueurs with Cocktails, Recipes and Formulas and his latest title, Last Call: Bartenders on Their Final Drink and the Wisdom and Rituals of Closi...
Cost: Free

Kevin Young on Poetry at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Tuesday September 22, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Only now, in the 21st century, can we fully grasp the breadth and range of African American poetry: a magnificent chorus of voices, some familiar, others recently rescued from neglect. Poet and scholar Kevin Young has done the work to compile an unprecedented anthology where this precious living her...
Cost: Free

The Atlanta Virtual Job Fair

Tuesday September 22, 2020 01:00 pm EDT
Find a better job at our FREE Atlanta Virtual Career Fair. It is a must attend. Meet with top hiring companies in Atlanta.
Cost: Free

Atlanta Film Festival 2020 - Day 6

Tuesday September 22, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Celebrating its 44th year, the Atlanta Film Festival is the region’s preeminent celebration of cinema. The organization offers entertainment, networking, education & professional development year-round. The festival itself is one of the largest and longest-running in the region. It is also the most ...
Cost: $100-$825

Mixologist Tiffanie Barriere at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Monday September 21, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
As part of our culinary programming this year, chef and author Toni Tipton-Martin will interview Tiffanie Barriere, an acclaimed Atlanta bartender, currently working freelance as “The Drinking Coach.” Barriere is also a public historian, and worked as a contributor on Tipton-Martin’s book Jubilee: R...
Cost: Free

Art + poetry

Monday September 21, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
artThrust is hosting two virtual programs: art + poetry for LGBTQ youth and art + poetry for parents of LGBTQ youth.
Cost: Free

Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade

Monday September 21, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Everyone is invited to participate from the comforts of your own home! One of Atlanta’s most beloved, illuminated annual traditions is reimagined this September! For the first time, the Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade will take place throughout a multitude of Atlanta BeltLine neighborhoods. Everyo...
Cost: Free

Voicing the Unspeakable: Chelsea Rathburn’s Poetry at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Sunday September 20, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Chelsea Rathburn joins us to discuss the ability of poetry and memoir to highlight the experiences of marginalized people in this interview with Dr. Nicole Stamant. In Rathburn’s latest book, Still Life with Mother and Knife, she seeks to voice matters once deemed unspeakable, from collisions betwee...
Cost: Free

Atlanta Film Festival 2020 - Day 4

Sunday September 20, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Celebrating its 44th year, the Atlanta Film Festival is the region’s preeminent celebration of cinema. The organization offers entertainment, networking, education & professional development year-round. The festival itself is one of the largest and longest-running in the region. It is also the most ...
Cost: $100-$825

Atlanta Film Festival 2020 - Day 3

Saturday September 19, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Celebrating its 44th year, the Atlanta Film Festival is the region’s preeminent celebration of cinema. The organization offers entertainment, networking, education & professional development year-round. The festival itself is one of the largest and longest-running in the region. It is also the most ...
Cost: $100-$825

Saturday Stories AJC Decatur Book Festival

Saturday September 19, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
DBF Keynote alum Colin Meloy talks picture books with Dave Eggers, founder of McSweeney’s and prolific writer, and Shawn Harris, the talented illustrator of their books as well as co-creator of the sci-fi saga, The First Cat in Space, a live cartoon conjured up with Mac Barnett during COVID shelter ...
Cost: Free

The Veggie Taste - 10th Year Anniversary 2020 Virtual Online

Saturday September 19, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Categories: Speakers This year we will be Online Virtually for the 10th Year Anniversary Virtual Online Experience. We are blessed to have an Amazing line of Knowledgeable Speakers such as Omowale Adewale, the founder of NYC's Black VegFest, KT the Arch Degree SoIonic Botanicals, Dr. Eshe Faizah - H...
Cost: $10

Kevin Riley Reads at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Saturday September 19, 2020 10:30 am EDT
AJC editor, Kevin Riley, reads Dave Eggers’ two picture books about civic engagement, Her Right Foot and What Can a Citizen Do?
Cost: Free

Concert: Friends of All Saints

Friday September 18, 2020 07:30 pm EDT
The All Saints’ Concert Series returns for another season, this year with a twist. The Series kicks off with a virtual program featuring members of our choir and instrumentalists from our congregation and the city, including: Greer Lyle and Samantha Frischling, sopranos; Frank Timmerman, Cody Galy...
Cost: Free

Jubilee Talks: Toni Tipton-Martin with Chris Williams at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Friday September 18, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Houston chef Chris Williams sits down with Toni Tipton-Martin to talk about the impact of black and enslaved chefs on American cooking. They will also discuss their personal histories in the culinary world, including the impact Williams’ family has had on him, including his great grandmother Lucille...
Cost: Free

1st Annual Hip Hop Jazz Fusion Festival

Friday September 18, 2020 05:00 pm EDT
Hip Hop Jazz Fusion Festival With DJ EAR DOC!!!
Cost: Free

Atlanta Film Festival 2020 - Day 2

Friday September 18, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Celebrating its 44th year, the Atlanta Film Festival is the region’s preeminent celebration of cinema. The organization offers entertainment, networking, education & professional development year-round. The festival itself is one of the largest and longest-running in the region. It is also the most ...
Cost: $100-$825

Virtual Speaker Series: Environmental Stewardship and Youth

Thursday September 17, 2020 07:00 pm EDT
In this panel presentation, we'll be hearing from Jamie Rosenthal of Roots Down, Daniel Jones of Greening Youth Foundation, and Travys Harper of Trees Atlanta to discuss youth education and environmental stewardship. This panel will explore innovative strategies to teach youth about the importance...
Cost: Registration Required

Ron Rash, In the Valley at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Thursday September 17, 2020 06:30 pm EDT
Ron Rash has long been a revered presence in the landscape of American letters. A virtuosic novelist, poet, and story writer, he evokes the beauty and brutality of the land, the relentless tension between past and present, and the unquenchable human desire to be a little bit better than circumstance...
Cost: Free

Free Webinar: Landscape Photography with Dennis Hammon

Thursday September 17, 2020 02:00 pm EDT
What defines a great landscape? Is it the grand vistas with the sprawling scene before us? Do we look for the details in the scene that create the landscape? Is it the abstract in the small nuances of nature and the landscape that draw us to photograph? Whatever it is that draws you as the photograp...
Cost: Registration Required

CREATIVE CONFERENCE | Remote Post-Production in the Age of Covid

Thursday September 17, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Panel: Georgia's Post Production pros from various departments discuss working remotely, how coordination, communication, and planning are even more important, and the challenges they've had to overcome to 'make it work'. Assistant Editor - Inëz Czymbor
Cost: Free

CREATIVE CONFERENCE | Covid and the Crew

Thursday September 17, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
ATL-based crew members and Covid Compliance Coordinators share stories from shooting during Covid, the benefits of being local, the challenges of PPE wearing in the GA heat, and what's working and what isn't. Moderator: Producer and Creative Conference Director Linda Burns. Panelists: Keith Pearson ...
Cost: Free

CREATIVE CONFERENCE | Casting in the Age of Covid

Thursday September 17, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Casting Directors and SAG reps discuss common questions and concerns, as well as what actors should expect from casting and contracts to PPE protocols and how to report non-compliance anonymously. Moderated by Producer and Creative Conference Director Linda Burns Panelists: Regional Set Representati...
Cost: Free

Atlanta Film Festival 2020 - Day 1

Thursday September 17, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Celebrating its 44th year, the Atlanta Film Festival is the region’s preeminent celebration of cinema. The organization offers entertainment, networking, education & professional development year-round. The festival itself is one of the largest and longest-running in the region. It is also the most ...
Cost: $100-$825

CREATIVE CONFERENCE | Covid Testing and Film Production

Thursday September 17, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
Panel: Georgia's Post Production pros from various departments discuss working remotely, how coordination, communication, and planning are even more important, and the challenges they've had to overcome to 'make it work'. Assistant Editor - Inëz Czymbor
Cost: Free

CREATIVE CONFERENCE | Actors Roundtable - Truly Vulnerable

Thursday September 17, 2020 12:00 pm EDT
ATL-based Actors share what it's like being back to work, from the benefits of being local and occasionally managing their own props and wardrobe tweaks to crews covered in PPE and managing their own covid fears. Moderator: SAG / AFTRA Actress Karen Ceesay -
Cost: Free

Virginia Willis, Nathalie Dupree, & Belinda Smith-Sullivan: Grande Dames of Southern Cooking at AJC Decatur Book Festival

Wednesday September 16, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
These three chef-authors will discuss the iconic past and emerging future of Southern cuisine.
Cost: Free

Soul Line Dance Tuesday

Tuesday September 15, 2020 08:00 pm EDT
This is a FREE Dance Session @ 8 PM EST every Tuesday via live stream from the @becreativeartscenter Facebook page.

Join us on the BE! Creative Arts Center page via Facebook Live as we dance for fun and fitness. Participate from wherever you are — online, virtually.

NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!

Soul...
Cost: Free

POUR September 2020

Tuesday September 15, 2020 07:30 pm EDT
POUR’s September speaker is Allison Dukes! She currently holds the title of Chief Financial Officer at Invesco and previously she served as CFO of SunTrust. To say she’s a female leader in the business world is an understatement! Tune in to hear how she stays a leading business woman and while pur...
Cost: Free

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