Savor the season with Fall fun all week long! For even more to do, check out our online calendar HERE.
Free Mulch. Cobb EMC offers free mulch from the clearance maintenance of Cobb EMC power lines. It is available throughout the year and can be delivered when crews are in your area. More info: cobbemc.com/content/request-wood-chips.
EVERY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
Marietta Square Farmers Market features products that are grown and produced in Georgia, including produce, plants, honey, breads, cheese and other items. Saturday: 9am-12 Noon; Sunday: 12 Noon-3pm. Rain or shine. Now open all year (Sundays from May-October). Glover Park-Marietta Square. More info: 770-499-9393 or mariettasquarefarmersmarket.net.
Cobb Executive Women Luncheon. Dedicated to cultivating mutually beneficial and supportive professional relationships among executive women in Cobb County. 11:15am-1pm. $35/general admission; $25/members. The Georgian Club, 100 Galleria Parkway, 17th Floor, Atlanta. More info/tickets: cobbchamber.org.
Outdoor Movie Night. Bring chairs and blankets and watch, I Can Only Imagine. 7:30pm. Free. Shallowford FWB Church, 1686 Shallowford Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: www.shallowfordchurch.com.
Right Plant in the Right Place Lunch and Learn. Join Master Gardener, Joe Washington as he shares simple planting tips and ideas for gardening in our North Georgia red clay. Learn how to choose the right plants for the various conditions in your garden. Master Gardener, Cobb County Water Lab Training Room, 678 South Cobb Drive, Marietta. More info: cobbmastergardeners.com.
Sedalia Park Fall Festival. This is a fun night to bring family and friends. Eat dinner, play games, shop with our vendors, and win big in the basket raffle! 5-8pm. Free. Sedalia Park Elementary School, 2230 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: www.cobbk12.org/sedaliapark.
One Man, Two Guvnors. A fast-paced comedy presented by Centerstage North. Thursday-Saturday: 8pm; Sunday: 2pm. Tickets: $16. The Art Place – Mountain View, 3330 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More info/tickets: 770-528-2320 or centerstagenorth.org.
17th Annual “Fall Into Crafts” Marketplace sponsored by St. Andrew United Methodist Women. Including over 40 exhibitors, silent auction, door prizes and food! Proceeds benefit the missions of the St. Andrew United Methodist Women. Friday: 11am-6pm; Saturday: 10am-4pm. St. Andrew United Methodist Church, 3455 Canton Road, Marietta. More info: [email protected].
Cobb Library Book Sale includes books for all ages in both hardcover and paperback DVDs Books on CD and audio cassette and magazines. Prices range from 10 cents to $4. Proceeds will enable the library staff to purchase new materials, including books and DVDs. Friday & Saturday: 9am-5pm; Sunday: 1pm-5pm. Cobb Civic Center, 548 South Marietta Parkway SE, Marietta. More info: 770-528-2320 or cobbcat.org.
OCTOBER 12-14, 18-20
Evil Dead: The Musical. It’s an old tale. You’ve probably heard it a hundred times. Boy and his friends go on a week-long vacation in the woods. Three friends turn into Kandarian demons. One friend is killed by a forest of evil trees. Two demons are killed by their boyfriends respectively, while one stays in the cellar trying to kill everything in sight. Thursday-Saturday: 8pm; Sunday: 3pm. Tickets: $37-$48. More info: outoftheboxtheatre.com.
OCTOBER 12-14, 18-21
The Graduate presented by Act3 Productions. Terry Johnson’s comedy is based on the classic film which follows recent college graduate Benjamin Braddock’s journey toward finding himself — with detours including an affair with older family friend Mrs. Robinson and a budding romance with her daughter, Elaine. This is the first play adaptation of the classic novel and cult film. Thursday-Saturday: 8pm; Sunday: 3pm. Tickets: $15-$23. Act3 Playhouse, 6285-R Roswell Road, Sandy Springs. More info: www.act3productions.org.
8th Annual Atlanta JE Dunn Hammer Down 5k Run benefits Kidz2Leaders and the Feeding the Homeless Project. 5K walk/run: $25 with an 8:30am start; 1K Fun Run: $10 with a 9:30am start. JE Dunn Construction Company, 2555 Cumberland Parkway SE, Atlanta. More info: 678-987-2851 or hammerdownrun.com.
Bob’s Hooch House & Speakeasy fundraiser for Georgia Ensemble Theatre. A 1920’s speakeasy fundraising experience, dress as a flapper or gangster and party like it’s illegal. Cocktails, buffet, games, live jazz entertainment, and a black-market auction. 7pm. $125. Location will be revealed 48 hours prior to the event to ticket holders. More info/tickets: getspeakeasy.org or 770-641-1260.
Fall Farm Days presented by Roswell Garden Club. Fun for the whole family featuring artisan exhibits and demonstrations of life on a 19th century farm. 11am-3pm. $5; Free/Children under 12. Smith Plantation, 935 Alpharetta Street, Roswell. More Info: roswellgov.com/SmithPlantation.
Mt. Bethel Christian Preschool Fall Festival. Pony rides, petting zoo, inflatables, games, food, and much, much more. Exciting silent auction and baskets will be on display. Everyone is welcome! Tickets may be purchased the day of the event. 10am-2pm. Tickets: $1 each or 11 for $10. Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church, Fairfield Parking Lot, 4385 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: 770-547-5838 or mtbethel.org/event/preschool-fall-festival.
Shallowford Free Will Baptist Church (FWB) Fall Festival. Food, games, face painting, bounce houses, cake walk and more! 5-7pm. Free. Shallowford FWB Church, 1686 Shallowford Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: shallowfordchurch.com.
8th Annual International Fall Festival presented by St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church. Live music, delicious international food and bakery items, an outdoor market, vendors, church tours and fun activities for children. Saturday-Sunday: 12 Noon-5pm. $1; Free/children under 12. St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Church, 1765 Woodstock Road, Roswell. More info: stmaryofegypt.org.
Chalktoberfest presented by Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art. Featuring over 90 professional chalk artists from around the world will bring the streets to life! The Craft Beer Festival, in conjunction, will include more than 100 different craft beers. Saturday: 10am-5pm; Sunday: 11am-5pm. Craft Beer Festival only on Saturday 12-5pm. Free. Historic Marietta Square, 30 Atlanta Street, Marietta. More info: www.chalktoberfest.com.
7th Annual Harvest on the Hooch Taste Fest. A farm-to-table taste fest. Celebrate the Chattahoochee Nature Center’s Unity Garden with food, family fun, outdoor yard games, raffle prizes, scavenger hunt, live music, alpacas and goats. Beer and wine available. Ticket sales support the North Fulton Community Charities Food Pantry. 1-4pm. VIP Pre-Event: $100; Adults: $45/advance, $50/day of event; Children: $15; 10 and under: free. Chattahoochee Nature Center, 9135 Willeo Road, Roswell. More info: 770992-2055 or www.chattnaturecenter.org.
11th Annual Girl’s Night Out sponsored by 10 Women of Hope. A special evening with some of your favorite retailers and artists, all in the spirit of raising funds for single moms who need a hand up. Light dinner, beer, wine, soft drinks available. 5-8pm. $25. The Brickyard at Marietta Station, 129 Church Street, Marietta. More info: 10womenofhope.org.
East Cobb Wine and Vine Market 27th Annual Silent Auction and Wine Testing. Presented by East Cobb Civitan Club and the Friends for the East Cobb Park benefiting East Cobb Park and Camp Big Heart as well as scholarships and other community projects. 6-11pm. $25. Must be 21 years old. Olde Towne Athletic Club, 4950 Olde Towne Parkway, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: www.eastcobbpark.org.
Roswell Kids Fall Festival presented by Roswell United Methodist Church. Fall festival fun with pony rides, a petting zoo, inflatables, and carnival games. 5-7pm. Free. Roswell United Methodist Church, 814 Mimosa Boulevard, Corner parking lot, Mimosa Boulevard and Magnolia Street, Roswell. More info: RUMC.com.