3 Top Cultural Festivals in Atlanta
Atlanta Korean Festival
Korean Cultural Center
Sept. 16-18. Fri. 3-9 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sun. 4-8 p.m.
Live performances, exhibitions, cultural games and Korean food, as well as a performance from the Atlanta Philharmonic Orchestra. 5900 Brook Hollow Pkwy., Norcross. 770-813-8988. Free; food for purchase. koreanfest.com
Infinite Energy Center
Sept. 17, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sept. 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Celebrate all things Japanese culture with musical and dance performances, martial arts demos, a tea ceremony, workshops about Japanese kimonos, kids’ area with crafts, games and more. Stroll through Ginza St. for Japanese goods, the Anime village and taste Japanese street foods. 6400 Sugarloaf Pkwy., Duluth. 404-842-0736. Adults, $10; ages 6 and younger, free. japanfest.org
Atlanta Greek Festival
Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Sept. 23-25. Fri. 5-11 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Greek food, music, dancing, hands-on children’s activities, cultural exhibits and more. Stop by the Greek “drive-through,” for a quick bite, or visit the children’s tent for face painting and crafts. 2500 Clairmont Rd. NE, Atlanta. 404-633-5870. Adults, $5; ages 12 and younger, free. atlantagreekfestival.org