Events

Date  Event  Estimated Number of Participants  Sponsor and Contact 
January (last weekend & early February) Cathedral of St. Philip Antiques Show and Tour of Homes  4,000 Cathedral of St. Philip
2744 Peachtree Rd., NW, 30305
Frances Flock: (404) 365-1107 
January 24 Winter Play  1,000 Pace Academy
966 W. Paces Ferry Rd., 30327
Theater Dept.: (404) 262-1345 
February 14-16  Upper School Musical  1,500 The Lovett School
4075 Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30327
Jay Freer: (404) 262-3032 
March 16 Torch Gala (at the Ritz)  400 Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, Georgia Chapter
2250 N. Druid Hills Rd., Ste. 250, 30329
(404) 982-0616 
February  Art Exhibit for Black History Month  300 The Lovett School
4075 Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30327
Ellice Hawkins: (404) 262-3032, ext. 1344 
February  Spotlight on Art - Artists’ Market  2,500 Trinity School
4301 Northside Pkwy., NW, 30327
Elinor Cowan: (404) 231-8119 
February  Jazz in Black and White  200 Atlanta International School/Harambee Black Parents’ Association
2890 N. Fulton Dr., 30305
Kathryn Banks: (404) 841-3887 
February 2 Atlanta Heart Ball (at Ritz-Carlton Buckhead)  500 American Heart Association-Greater SE Affiliate
1101 Northchase Pkwy., Ste. 1, Marietta, GA 30067
Sarah McPhail: (678) 224-2065 
Thursday before Easter  Easter Egg Hunt  250 Open Arms Lutheran Child Development Center
4000 Roswell Rd., NE, 30342
Christine Pelkey: (404) 256-1330 
April (last weekend)  Evening in the Garden  NA  The Gallery Condominiums
2795 Peachtree Road, NE Heather Martin:
(404) 323-0755 http://eveninginthegarden.com 
April  MoCA GA Gala Art Auction  NA  MoCA GA Gallery on Bennett Street
75 Bennett St., 30309
Carolyn or Gudmund Vigtel (404) 367-8700 
April  Buckhead in Bloom  550 Atlanta Preservation Center
327 St. Paul Ave., SE, 30312
Boyd Coons: (404) 688-3353
www.atlantapreservationcenter.com 
April 11-12  Upper School Play  2,500 The Lovett School
4075 Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30327
Jay Freer: (404) 262-3032 www.lovett.org/calendars/index.aspx?ModuleID=87 
April 20-May 12  Pace Race  400 Pace Academy
966 W. Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30327
(404) 262-1345 
April  Sheep to Shawl  700 Atlanta History Center
130 W. Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30305
(404) 814-4000 www.atlantahistorycenter.com 
April  Spring Benefit  600 Atlanta International School
2890 N. Fulton Dr., 30305
Kathryn Banks: (404) 841-3887 
April 27 Swan House Ball  450 Atlanta History Center
130 W. Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30305
Katherine Hoogerwerf: (404) 814-4102
www.atlantahistorycenter.com 
April  Spring Drama  1,200 Pace Academy
966 W. Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30327
Theater Dept.: (404) 262-1345 
April  A Taste of Buckhead Business  1,000 Buckhead Business Association
3077 Peachtree Rd., NE, 30305
(404) 467-7607 www.buckheadbusiness.org 
April  Early Childhood Fun Fair  NA  Second Ponce de Leon Baptist Church
2715 Peachtree Rd., NE, 30305
(404) 266-8111 www.spdl.org/earlychild.php 
April 20-May 12  Decorators’ Show House  15,000 Atlanta Symphony Associates
1293 Peachtree St., NE, Ste. 240, 30309
Hotline: (404) 733-4935 
April - December Saturday mornings “Rain or Shine”  Peachtree Road Farmers’ Market at Cathedral of St. Philip  2,000/50 vendors  Cathedral of St. Philip
2744 Peachtree Rd., NW, 30305
Lauren Carey: (404) 365-1078
www.peachtreeroadfarmersmarket.com 
May  Buckhead Spring Arts & Crafts Festival  25,000 Georgia Foundation for Public Spaces
www.buckheadartsfestival.com
Patrick: (404) 845-0793 
May  Duck Pond Garden Party  200 Ladies of the Lake Garden Club
in the Peachtree Heights East neighborhood
(404) 233-8474 www.ladiesofthelake.org 
May  Kids’ Race (ages 4-6 and 6-13)  250 Heiskell School
3260 Northside Dr., NW, 30305
(404) 262-2233 
May 4 Annual St. Joseph’s Hospital Ball (at InterContinental Hotel)  550 Wings/St. Joseph’s Mercy Foundation
5673 Peachtree-Dunwoody Rd., NE, Ste. 650, 30342
Tameka Raye: (678) 843-5710 
May  Nine at Night twilight golf tournament (at North Fulton Golf Course at Chastain Park)  200 Chastain/Tuxedo Park Friends
to benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Ashley Brannen: (404) 245-8950 
July 4th  Fireworks  250,000 Lenox Square
3393 Peachtree Rd., NE, 30326
(404) 233-6767 
July 4th  Peachtree Road Race  55,000 Atlanta Track Club
3097 E. Shadowlawn Ave., NE, 30305
(404) 231-9064 www.peachtreeroadrace.org 
September  Swan Coach House Flea Market (Forward Arts Foundation)  1,000 Atlanta History Center
130 W. Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30305
Florence Holmes: (404) 261-9855
www.swancoachhouse.com 
September  Fall Festival  250 Open Arms Lutheran Child Development Center
4000 Roswell Rd., NE, 30342
Christine Pelkey: (404) 256-1330 
October  Annual Blue Jean Ball  NA  Atlanta History Center
130 W. Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30305
(404) 814-4000 www.atlantahistorycenter.com 
October  Barbeque  300 St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church
4393 Garmon Rd., NW, 30327
(404) 266-1018 
October 19 Crystal Ball (at Ritz-Carlton Buckhead)  400 Arthritis Foundation, Southeast Region, Inc. Georgia
2970 Peachtree Rd., Ste. 200, 30305
Margaux Espy: (678) 237-4468 
October  Day of the Dead  1,250 Atlanta History Center
130 W. Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30305
(404) 814-4116 www.atlantahistorycenter.com 
October  Fall Fair  8,000

Pace Academy
966 W. Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30327
(404) 262-1345 

October  Fall Festival  600 Heiskell School
3260 Northside Dr., NW, 30305
(404) 262-2233 
October  World Fest  1,500 Atlanta International School/Parent Organization
2890 N. Fulton Dr., 30305
Kathryn Banks: (404) 841-3887 
October/ November  Upper School Play  1,500 The Lovett School
4075 Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30327
Jay Freer: (404) 262-3032 www.lovett.org/calendars/index.aspx?ModuleID=87 
November 1 (Saturday)  A Meal to Remember (at St. Regis)  380 Senior Citizens Services of Metropolitan Atlanta
1705 Commerce Dr., NW, 30318
Steve Hargrove: (404) 605-8450 
November  Fall Musical  2,000 Pace Academy
966 W. Paces Ferry Rd., 30327
Theater Dept.: (404) 262-1345 
November  Chastain Park Arts Festival  20,000 Georgia Foundation for Public Spaces
www.chastainparkartsfestival.com
(404) 845-0793 
November 1 (Saturday)  Annual Legendary Party  450 Shepherd Center
2020 Peachtree Rd., NW, 30309
Florina Newcomb: (404) 350-7302
www.shepherd.org 
November  Atlanta Marathon and Atlanta Half-Marathon and Thanksgiving Day 5k (26.2 and 13.1 miles)  1,200/12,800  Atlanta Track Club
3097 E. Shadowlawn Ave., NE, 30305
(404) 231-9064
www.atlantatrackclub.org 
November (Thanksgiving Day)  The Lighting of Macy’s Great Tree (at Lenox Square)  100,000 Macy’s
3393 Peachtree Rd., NE, 30326
(404) 231-2800 
Mid-November through December  The Macy’s Pink Pig (at Lenox Square)  50,000 Macy’s
3393 Peachtree Rd., NE, 30326
(404) 231-2800, extension 2796 
Early November through December  Pecans on Peachtree Sale  800 Shepherd Center
2020 Peachtree Rd., NW, 30309
(404) 367-1322 www.pecansonpeachtree.org 
December  Celebration of Love Tree Lighting  50 Women’s Auxiliary of Piedmont Hospital
1968 Peachtree Rd., NW, 30309
(404) 605-3273 
December  Breakfast with Santa (at Buckhead Diner)  350 Buckhead Life Restaurant Group
265 Pharr Rd., 30305
Maureen Baker: (404) 262-3336 
December  Candlelight Nights  700 Atlanta History Center
130 W. Paces Ferry Rd., NW, 30305
(404) 814-4000 www.atlantahistorycenter.com 
December  Christmas Market  1,500 Atlanta International School/German Parents’ Association
2890 N. Fulton Dr., 30305
Courtney Fowler: (404) 841-3847 

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