The Cricket Gallery's extensive collection of vintage and contemporary art animation will be on exhibit at The Goat Farm Arts Center’s Shoebox Gallery. The Cricket Gallery’s inventory includes Walt Disney Classic Collection character models, as well as beloved characters from Rugrats, Ren & Stimpy, Beavis and Butthead, The Simpsons and many more. Vintage art includes the hand-painted characters of Mickey Mouse, Bugs Bunny, The Jetsons and others. Daily, 6-10 pm.
As a part of The Children's Museum of Atlanta's Eat a Georgia Rainbow program, local chef Tanisha Mott will teach children to use fresh fruits and vegetables to create colorful and healthy dishes, like Kung Pao chicken, spinach alfredo chicken pie, and sweet potato and butternut squash bisque. M, 10:30 am. Reservations required. 404.659.5437, 275 Centennial Olympic Park Drive.
LEGOLAND Discovery Centerbrings Ninjago to life during its special weekend. Test your ninja skills in the Ninjago Laser Maze, yhen see if you're quick enough to join the Ninjago team with the reaction games. You'll get a Special Ninjago Certificate for completing the tasks, and have your picture taken with a giant Ninjago Minifigure.
Alliance Theatre performs Steel Magnolias, about a group of strong and beautiful women who cluster around Truvy’s Beauty Parlor in a small Louisiana parish. The story centers on Shelby, who moves from wedding to childbirth to medical complications with a love of life and a willingness to face its possibilities bravely. Popularly adapted for the screen, see the play that started it all.
Atlanta Lyric Theatre performs the hit Broadway show that portrays the razzle-dazzle decadence of the 1920s. Chicago is the story of Roxie Hart, a housewife and nightclub dancer who maliciously murders her on-the-side lover after he threatens to walk out on her.
In its 23rd year, the Book Festival of the MJCCA is a literary extravaganza featuring an exciting lineup of the year's most exceptional authors, celebrities and thinkers. The festival features author meet-and-greets, book signings, a community readand panel discussions. Bob Saget opens the festival with a talk on Nov. 1 at 8:15 pm about his new book, Dirty Daddy: The Chronicles of a Family Man Turned Filthy Comedian.
In its sixth year, the Chastain Park Arts Festival will host 185 artists and artisans and feature fine art and crafts, a children's area, live music and food trucks. Sa 10 am-6 pm; Su 11 am-5 pm. 404.873.1222, 4469 Stella Drive, Atlanta.
This winter, Serenbe Playhousebrings to life a story of loyalty, redemption and love with its performance of The Snow Queen. In this world-premiere adaptation by Rachel Teagle, audiences will join brave Gerda on her epic quest to save her brother from the icy allure of the mysterious Snow Queen and the chill creeping into his own heart. A triumph of love over cynicism, this stunningly visual piece will be a holiday show like nothing you’ve ever seen before.
Serenbe Playhouse presents Atlanta’s newest Halloween tradition, "The Sleepy Hollow Experience!" The show returns after a sold-out run last season in the Serenbe Stables. This adaptation of Washington Irving's classic tale will keep you on the edge of your seat. In Serenbe's experiential performance, the audience is guided by roving minstrel storytellers while the Headless Horseman lurks about on live horseback. Tickets $20. Th–Su, 8 pm; late-night performances F&Sa, 10:30 pm.
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