October – The Best Month in the South

October is here: cooler, dryer temperatures, apples and pumpkins, gorgeous fall foliage.  Here are a few festivals and outdoor activities to celebrate this beautiful time of year.

  • Oktoberfest in Helen, GA throughout the month of October.
  • The Georgia Mountain Fall Festival at the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds throughout the month of October.
  • The North Georgia State Fair in Marietta offers various shows, petting zoos, car shows, and more.
  • Pumpkin Festival at Stone Mountain Park on Fridays and Saturdays.
  • On October 23 – October 24 visit the World Music & Food Festival in Piedmont Park. Enjoy live artists, cultural dancers, comedians, food, and vendors.
  • The Atlanta Pride Festival begins on the weekend of October 8th in Midtown and Piedmont Park.
These are just a few of the festivals and events all over Atlanta.  Go out and be part of your community!

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