Southeastern Cowboy Festival and Symposium
Booth Western Art Museum. 501 Museum Dr., Cartersville
Adults $10; children 12 and younger, free.
Celebrate western traditions with Native American dances, art history lectures, a Western marketplace, living history encampments, live music, a cowboy church. Children’s activities and live entertainment are Sat. from 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. 770-387-1300.
Owl-O- Ween Hot Air Balloon Festival
Oct. 25, 4-10 p.m. and Oct. 26, 3-9 p.m. Check website for event schedule.
Kennesaw State University Sports & Rec Park. 3000 George Busbee Pkwy., Kennesaw
Adults, $15; ages 3-12, $8; ages 2 and younger, free.
Spooktacular hot air balloon festival featuring balloon glows, trick-or-treating, tethered balloon rides, artist market, food trucks, interactive kid’s area, a main concert stage, and more. 770-772-0581.
Boo at the Zoo
Oct. 25-26. 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Zoo Atlanta. 800 Cherokee Ave. SE, Atlanta
Adults $21.99; ages 3-11, $16.99; ages 2 and younger free.
Celebrate Halloween with more than 1,500 animals; take festive paths with craft stations, enter a costume contest, enjoy the hay maze and trick or treating. 404-624-5600.
Events are subject to change. Please check websites prior to events.