Always lots of great events going on in and around Buckhead, and Buckhead Patch rounds up some of the most popular, interesting or local right here in our weekly Weekender feature!
This is AHC's new free monthly event, designed to introduce residents to the history of Atlanta. The full name of the event is "Party With the Past: Free History, Cold Beer." That pretty much says it all. This free history series will take place at a different historic spot in the city each month.
When: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: Smith Family Farm at the Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road NW
Cost: Free, but you can RSVP here.
Join North Atlanta High School community for The Center for the Arts Annual Student Art Show. for The Center for the Arts Annual Student Art Show.
When: 5-9 p.m.
Where: The Shepherd Center, 2020 Peachtree St. NW
Cost: $10 for adults, $5 for students
The market will benefit the art programs at Church of the Common Ground, Emmaus House, and Holy Comforter.
When: Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Enjoy performances by Atlanta Ballet Buckhead Centre, special holiday trees and displays decorated by cultural partners, appearances by the Fernbank's Santa-saurus, and rides on the Santa-saurus Express train. This event runs from Nov. 16- Jan. 6.
When: Saturday, starting at 10:30 a.m.; Sunday, starting at 3 p.m.
Where: Fernbank Museum of Natural History, 767 Clifton Road NE
Cost: Winter Wonderland included in museum fee, which is about $20 for adults and about $17 for kids. Train and photo opportunities carry additional fees.
On this special night Fado is celebrating the moustache and its evolution to infamy! The Imperial, The Grunge, The Handlebar, The Cowboy...just to name a few. ‘Staches are required! We are even holding a contest for the best ‘stache! If you get it right, you’ve got a chance to win great prizes. If you lose, well, you are at a great party, drinking Guinness, listening to great music…with a crazy ‘stache on. Mo sistas, we will have staches for you at the door.
When: 9 p.m.
Where: Fado Irish Pub
Cost: No cover! Drink Specials: $3 Guinness Bottles, $3 16 oz. Stella, $5 shots, $4 shorties