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Essence Magazine’s “My City, 4 Ways” Presented by Ford

September 12 @ 12:00 pm - September 23 @ 5:00 pm

ESSENCE RETURNS TO ATLANTA WITH ‘MY CITY, FOUR WAYS’ CULTURE FESTIVAL, PRESENTED BY FORD   WHAT: Essence, the number one media company dedicated to African-American women, is bringing it’s beloved “My City, Four Ways” culture festival back to Atlanta on Saturday, September 23 to celebrate the city’s most notable tastemakers, innovators and leaders.   Presented by Ford, “My City, Four Ways – Atlanta” will once again gather a mix of local influencers, creative and personalities to create an unparalleled Atlanta culture guide…

Atlanta Restaurant Yebo Beach Haus Transforms into Club Haus for Ultimate Golf Weekend

September 21 @ 6:30 pm - September 23 @ 10:30 pm

Calling all golf enthusiasts! In celebration of the PGA TOUR Playoffs for the FedEx Cup coming to the city this month, Yebo Beach Haus is hosting the ultimate golf pop-up experience. From Thursday, Sep 21 through Saturday, Sep 23, Yebo will transform into a ‘Club Haus,’ complete with a virtual golf par 3 shootout tournament, as well as themed food and drinks, putt skee games, and special prize opportunities. A percentage of sales from the entire weekend will be donated…

TAG Infrastructure Presents: Network Security on the Edge

September 22 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Ciena®’s video How to Hack a Fiber in Minutes and How You Can Secure It, illustrates just how easy it is to extract data from a fiber optic network illegally. The risk to network infrastructure is further impacted by the surge in ransomware attacks – malware that spreads through networks and blocks data access through encryption until its released with a digital key – which have increased in cost by 266% since 2016. Approximately 2,673 ransomware complaints totaling $2.4 million in…

Swim Across America

September 23 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm

Swim with the Olympians! Swim Across America (SAA) is planning a big splash for the 5th annual Atlanta Open Water Swim at Lake Lanier on Saturday, September 23, 2017. More than 10 Olympians will join regional swimmers for half-mile, 1-mile, 5 K and 2-mile relay options, and an inaugural Duck Splash for less-confident swimmers. SAA unites Olympians, recreational, competitive and master swimmers, kayakers and volunteers all committed to raising funds for Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children's Healthcare…

15th Annual United Way Car & Bike Show

September 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

15th Annual United Way Car & Bike Show Event Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM Location: General Motors Georgia IT Innovation Center 2010 Warsaw Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 Car and Bike Show, All Makes & Models of Vehicles are Welcome! Hot Cars, Cool Bikes, Great Food! Free Kids Activities Free Spectator Admission Live Music $20 Pre-Registration Fee post marked by 9/15/2017 ($20 first vehicle, $10 for additional vehicles) $25 Registration Fee valid after 9/15/2017 and day…

2017 German Bundestag Election Party

September 24 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Atlanta, Kennesaw State Universtity's School of Conflict Management and Peacebuidling Development and the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta as we watch the results of the 2017 German Bundestag Election. Special guests will hold a panel discussion and talk about possible future impacts on Germany, its citizens and the economy. The results will be screened LIVE From Germany with press commentary. Refreshments and snacks will be served. Admission: Complimentary - please use the…

PMP Certification Training in Atlanta

September 26 @ 9:00 am - September 29 @ 5:00 pm

Welcome to MSys Training, North America’s leading training provider. Read some of our reviews on www.trustpilot.com.   MSys’ PMP® program includes: Course instruction by PMI® instructors Material designed and developed by global PM experts 1000 exam questions Case studies, webinars and instructor feedback 35 contact hours certificate 100% pass guarantee   Visit www.msystraining.com, call 408-878-3078 or scroll down for future dates.   About the Course   The Project Management Professional (PMP)® is the most important industry-recognized certification for project managers. A must have globally…

VenturePop Conference 2017

September 30 @ 8:00 am - October 1 @ 6:00 pm

This September, a group of ambitious creative entrepreneurs will join forces under one mission: TO TAKE THEIR BUSINESS TO THE NEXT LEVEL. We’re incredibly excited to announce that VenturePOP 2017 will be hosted at The New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) on September 30 + October 1 We envision attendees arriving via streetcar, speakers taking the stage in an auditorium with artwork lining the walls, picnic lunches with your new best biz buds in the NOMA Sculpture Garden, wondering the…

Party for the PAWS

September 30 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

This year, Party for the PAWS will be held at The Woodlands, SweetWater Brewery's new high-end, aged beer line. The night will feature specialty draft beer, music, fabulous food from Affairs to Remember, and a silent auction. To purchase tickets or learn more about sponsorship opportunities, visit: http://www.pawsatlanta.org/events/party-for-the-paws.

Breast Cancer Screening & Awareness Dat

October 7 @ 7:30 am - 2:00 pm

DeKalb Medical's 13th Annual Breast Cancer Screening & Awareness Day! Registration is required and appointments are limited. Please call 404.501.Well to schedule your mammogram today! Mammo Full Screening Age 40-64 $25.00 Breast Exams Age 25 & Up Free Free parking along with nutritional tips, healthy recipes and much more!

The March For Dignity, Truth and Justice

October 7 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

THE MARCH FOR DIGNITY, JUSTICE AND TRUTH - A PEACEFUL ANTI-TRUMP MARCH. OCTOBER 7th 2017 1PM - EDGEWOOD PARK (461 EDGWOOD AVE) TO THE STATE CAPITOL - THEN BACK TO EDGEWOOD FOR A FREE, CELEBRATORY CONCERT. Acts on board so far: DJ ROMEO COLOGNE (FUNK SET AND MC) WEARY HEADS DJ KEIRAN NEELY (MUSIC ROOM, EARTHTONE) THE RAY CITY ROLLERS (featuring Ray Dafrico) THE SEXUAL SIDE EFFECTS BLACK LION REGGAE Speakers LILIANA BAKHTIARI (Activist, Candidate for City Council, District 5)…

World Congress on Radiology & Oncology

October 19 @ 9:00 am - October 20 @ 6:00 pm

Theme: Advancing Radiology in the multidisciplinary management of Oncology Conference series LLC Conferences invites all the participants from all over the world to attend “World Congress on Radiology & Oncology” during October 19-20, 2017 in New York, USA which includes prompt Keynote presentations, Oral talks, Poster presentations and Exhibitions. Radiology and Oncology Conference is a trending event which brings together efficient international academic scientists, young researchers, and students making conference a perfect platform to share experience, gain and evaluate emerging…

Taste of Atlanta 2017

October 20 - October 22

Taste of Atlanta, the city’s premier bites and bevs fest, is looking ahead to its Sweet 16 anniversary this Oct. 20-22, moving the feast to a brand-new home in Historic Fourth Ward Park. A Friday night “Sweet 16” soiree hosted by Jonathan and Justin Fox of Fox Bros. Bar-B-Q opens the festivities, which roll on through the weekend with more than 200 nibbles, sips and samples of food, wine, craft beer and cocktails from a who’s who of the ATL’s…

Destroy Pancreatic Cancer Purple Parade 5K Run/Walk

October 21 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Purple Parade by Atlanta Obstetrics & Gynecology Associates Saturday, October 21, 2017 http://destroypancreaticcancer.org/purple-parade/ Join 250 of your fellow runners and walkers in providing HOPE AND A PLAN to all pancreatic cancer patients. Spend a beautiful October morning moving along the peaceful trails (no busy road routes!) of the Chattahoochee River at Gerrard Landing Park in Alpharetta, GA. We’re going to celebrate life, while helping the physicians and researchers give more days to those who need it. Bring your friends and…

S’mores ‘N Snores at Rogers Bridge Park

October 21 @ 6:00 pm - October 22 @ 10:00 am

The City of Duluth is hosting a camping event, S'mores 'N Snores, at Rogers Bridge Park on October 21st at 6:00pm to October 22nd at 10am. This family friendly event is great for all ages and camping experience levels! Whether you want to pitch your own tent or already have one setup for you, we have reservation options for everyone. In addition to the unique experience of being able to camp out at one of our local parks there will…

“Incitement and Terrorism: Challenges and Responses”

October 25 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Kennesaw State University invites you to attend the 3rd Annual Paul and Beverly Radow Lecture for a discussion of contemporary challenges and responses to terrorism. Many people, including reporters, politicians, and commentators, focus on the incident itself and its aftermath. In his lecture, Dr. Friedmann investigates the importance of understanding the ideology and context of terrorism as well as the motives that drive terrorists. In doing so, Dr. Friedmann invites attendees to examine ways to challenge its incitement. Funded by…

Howl on the Green

October 27 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join us for Duluth’s Halloween event, Howl on the Green on October 27th. The event will take place on Duluth Town Green from 6-10pm. Howl on the Green features Food Trucks, Trick-or-Treating, Costume Contest, Crafts, Live Entertainment, Music and more! Kids events are from 6-9PM. The spooky entertainment will begin at 9pm with fire dancers, aerialist and more. The event is FREE! For more information, please visit http://www.duluthga.net/community/howl_on_the_green.php

Taste of Health 5K Run/Walk

October 28 @ 7:00 am - 1:00 pm

2017 Taste of Health community event, presented by Door to Door Fitness, will take place on October 28, 2017, 7:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Samson’s Health and Fitness Center, 6400 Woodrow Road, Lithonia, Georgia. It will start with a 5K Run/Walk followed by a Health Fair with good food, health information, and fun. Our aim is to encourage metro-Atlantans to live healthier lives and build community spirit through fitness. Early registration until October 1 is $26.00​ and includes…

Outbreak Zombie Run

October 28 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Outbreak Zombie Run is a fun 5K run that not only tests runners’ abilities but also their ability to do light obstacles.  On October 28, 2017, at Clayton State University (2000 Clayton State Blvd, Morrow, GA 30260) from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, runners, zombies, and volunteers will get to enjoy getting fit while running from zombies.  The purpose of this 5k run is to promote health and wellness, support Domestic Violence Awareness month, and connect people of the local community.    In addition, this 5k run proceeds will help D.I.V.A.S Mentoring a non-profit…

2017 LUNG FORCE Atlanta 5K Run/Walk

November 4 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Benefiting the American Lung Association, this 5K is a community awareness event to raise funds for education, advocacy and research to end lung cancer. It is a pay to run event, but runners are encouraged to make an additional donation or fundraise to help us end lung cancer.  Volunteer opportunities are also available.

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