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Oglethorpe University Museum of Art: Blue Star Museum Partner All of Summer 2017!

May 29 @ 12:00 pm - September 4 @ 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until April 12, 2017

Oglethorpe University Museum of Art is proud to be a Blue Star Museum for a fifth summer! Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day, May 29, 2017 through Labor Day, September 4, 2017.

THE 2017 ESSENTIAL THEATRE PLAY FESTIVAL

July 28 @ 8:00 pm - August 27 @ 8:00 pm

The longest running theatre company dedicated to Georgia playwrights, the Essential Theatre celebrates 19 years of our Play Festival this summer with something old and something new: Essential’s very first Playwriting Award winner, Lauren Gunderson, returns to the stage with Ada and the Memory Engine, premiering July 28, and West End raised playwright G. M. Lupo’s first full-length play, Another Mother, has its world premiere August 4. Neighborhood Nights and Artist Talkbacks return again this year, and check out our…

MAYOR’S CORPORATE CHALLENGE 5K RUN AND BLOCK PARTY

August 24 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

5:00 pm: Festivities & Sponsorship Expo 6:30 pm: Free Kid’s Fun Run 7:00 pm: 5k Race Starts 8:00 pm: Race Awards Ceremony Alpharetta City Hall 2 Park Plaza This is a rain or shine event Website This is the 21st annual running of The Mayor’s Corporate Challenge, hosted by the Rotary Club of Alpharetta, LexisNexis and the City of Alpharetta. The race will Start and Finish in front of City Hall in the heart of downtown Alpharetta. The race check-in…

First Five Affair

September 9 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Quality Care for Children's “First Five Affair” raises funds to assist child care providers in improving the quality of their care while also ensuring parents can access and afford the best early learning and care. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, September 9 at 7:00 p.m. at Gallery 874, located at 874 Joseph E. Lowery Blvd., NW, Atlanta, Ga., 30318. The evening event includes dinner hors d’oeuvres and specialty drinks, a high-end silent auction, and live entertainment. Tickets…

Teal Trot 2017

September 16 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Georgia Ovarian Cancer Alliance hosts its “Teal Trot” 5K as part of National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month on Saturday, September 16 at a new location, Chastain Park. Registration begins at 8 a.m., and the race kicks off at 10 a.m. The annual walk/run, one of the largest ovarian cancer awareness events in the Southeast, will celebrate, honor and remember gynecologic cancer survivors and patients, their families, caregivers and friends. Teal Trot is a family-friendly event that raises funds to…

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…

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.

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…

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…

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

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.

Atlanta Speech School 44th Annual Language & Literacy Gala

November 12 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The Atlanta Speech School 44th Annual Language & Literacy Gala, the longest running charity event in Atlanta, that provides the School with financial support, classroom and library volunteers, and works to generate community interest in the School and its services. During the 2016-17 academic year, the Speech School awarded $1.5 million in financial aid!

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