Guide to 2020 Atlanta, Georgia Fall Festivals and Fairs
These fall festivals and fairs around Atlanta, Georgia are the perfect way to have an autumn adventure with your family. Enjoy live entertainment, stroll through an artists’ market or try a festive treat. Charges may apply for some festivals, such as inflatables and activity stations in addition to entrance fees; check websites before visiting.
Festivals will have different safety precautions to protect festival-goers from COVID-19. Due to cancellations to prevent the spread of coronavirus, please check websites before you go.
This virtual run benefits Easterseals. Oct. 24-25.
Enjoy Halloween festivities virtually with the Wild Rumpus Art Show, fundraiser, Halloween TV Special and more. Oct. 31.
Enjoy 31 days of virutal FestEvils and FUNdraising. Through Oct. 31.
Celebrate young artists and celebrate their creative genius with the Atlanta High School Art Exhibition. Oct. 11-24.
Shop antiques, furniture, farmhouse, local artwork, boutique, home décor, crafts and more. Oct. 23-25.
Arts, crafts, food, live music, a car show, wood turning, competitions and other demonstrations. Oct. 24.
This philanthropic family festival and fun run allows children of all ages to actively engage in civic projects that benefit other children in Atlanta. Oct. 25.
Celebrate autumn with hayrides, a cake walk, a campsite decorating contest and food and drinks. Oct. 31.
Enjoy fall weather, shop crafts and artworks, watch live entertainment, taste corn pudding and cinnamon bread, and at night, see the Great Pumpkin LumiNights display. Through Oct. 31.
Apple picking, apple tree maze, cow milking, train rides, pig racing and more. Through Nov. 1.
Enjoy park attractions, games, live shows, displays, a Glow by Night experience and more. Through Nov. 1.
Play in a five acre zinnia maze, visit the pumpkin patch, compete in pump duck races, take a hayride and more. Through Nov. 1.
Enjoy fine arts and crafts, a children’s area, food trucks and local musicians. Nov. 7-8.
This large arts and crafts show has arts and crafts and food booths, two entertainment stages, a kid’s area with inflatables and more. Nov. 7-8.
This motorsport display features the world’s most exotic cars, motorcycles and luxury brands, as well as vintage and contemporary makes and models. Nov. 15.
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The festival features more than 50 family-friendly activities, live entertainment including storytellers and local performers, food, interactive exhibits and more.
Shop artists and crafters’ displays in the online marketplace.
Celebrate butterflies, caterpillars, insects and more with crafts, games and activities.
Kick off your fall with live farm animals, farmers, local food, harvesting and more.
Get your favorite fair foods from the North Georgia State Fair at this drive-thru event.
Petting zoo, camel rides, pig races, fair rides, live music and more.
Arts and crafts, a children’s area and local food and beverage.
Prior to the start of this virtual festival, submit your parade video, jokes and costumes, and enjoy entertainment, games and activities.
This virtual event honors American Indian people and cultures with dancing, storytelling, demonstrations, crafting and cooking.
Celebrate the arts with this virtual festival, and shop artists’ online markets.
This virtual celebration will allow you to immerse yourself in all things Japanese culture. The JapanFest Finale Weekend is from Sept. 26-27 with fun activities, webinars and more.
Shop arts, crafts and antiques. Children’s activities include face painting, rock wall climbing, bungee jumping and more.
Celebrate the historic discovery of gold in this city with arts and crafts, food, entertainment and more.
Rock City celebrates its German heritage every weekend with specialty German food, polka lessons, dance performances and more.
Music, Southern food, living history exhibits, arts, a kids’ train ride and more. Crafts demonstrations include blacksmithing, quilting, wood-carving, weaving and hand-tufting.
Concerts, petting zoo, circus acts, fireworks and more.
Enjoy the scenery of the North Georgia Mountains, performances, arts and crafts, educational demonstrations, contests and more.
Watch the nightly Balloon Glow, live music, beach activities, a car show, kids zone and more.
Functioning as a virtual event this year, celebrate books and reading with authors, poets, historians, scientists, journalists and chefs.
Each virtual show will have a specific theme and consist of multiple interviews, music performances and special guests.
Enjoy hot air balloons, music, food and access to Southern Belle Farm.
Celebrate cycling, fitness and health for kids and adults. This year’s festival includes street bike races, a bike safety rodeo for kids, courses for adults, a health fair, a food court and family-friendly activities.
Art, a classic car show, a kid’s section, live music, food and beverages and more.
Ellijay is known for being apple country and this fall festival celebrates their prize fruit with a parade and apple-themed activities.
Enjoy live entertainment and delicious food.
This festival features chalk art, food trucks, vendors and more, while giving participants the opportunity to respond to the 2020 census.
Greek and Mediterranean food available at this drive-thru experience.
More than 100 vendors will sell handmade arts and crafts, and enjoy food, music and a kid’s zone.
View the works of approximately 100 painters, photographers, sculptors, metalwork, glass artists, jewelers and more, learn from artist demonstrations, and listen to live acoustic music.
Livestock shows, carnival rides, games and live entertainment.
Artisans will showcase their wares, and food trucks will have Italian ice, sandwiches and wings.
This festival features a panel of children bestsellers teaching children how to write their own book, exploring the imagination to create top readers and discussing the importance of reading.
Live music, a DIY lantern making area, food trucks, a kids’ area, artist and business market and more.
Remember a simpler time and pay tribute to farmers who worked the fields for generations. Hundreds of antique tractors and engines on display.
Enjoy live music, hayrides, inflatables, face painting, games and crafts.
Celebrate the community of people who lived, worked and supported one another long ago, when the land was a farm and milling operation.
This food festival showcases the diversity of Snellville’s dining community with live music.
Glimpse works from more than 50 artists and artisans, and stroll through 220 acres of gardens.
Shop craft vendors and the Arts and Craft fair, taste food, enjoy live entertainment, and participate in costume contests.
Enjoy a six-acre corn maze, hayrides, pumpkin patch and a Kidz Zone.
Watch colonial past come to life through demonstrations and living exhibits. Dances, entertainment, candle making and more.
Participate in fall-themed activities, including pumpkin decorating, hayrides, hot chocolate bar and more.
Explore the fine works of 135 local and international artists and environmentally themed art, and visit the children’s area for an eco-aware art activity for kids of all ages.
Gunfight re-enactments, Native American dancing, art and more.
Art, live music, cultural performances, a pet parade, Chalk Walk Art Competition, 10K and 5K race, children’s programming, classic rides and food.
Live entertainment, arts and crafts, a parade, a carnival and a road race.
More 200 arts and crafts vendors, concessionaries, family entertainers and a children’s area.
Demonstrations of early Viking life, encampments, Viking techniques, kids’ area and crafts.
At the largest fair in the metro area, enjoy carnival rides and games, concerts, a petting zoo, pony rides and children’s area. Fun acts this year include: K-9’s In Flight, Ninja Experience, King BMX Stunt Show, Sandscapes, Master of the Chainsaw, and more.
This event focuses on the roots of chocolate and the cultural ties between chocolate production and Guatemala. A Guatemalan folkloric dance team will perform.
More than 80 arts and crafts vendors, live entertainment, a kids’ zone, games, food trucks and more.
Antique and art vendors, kids’ activities, local musicians, food, football and more.
Artists from across the country will show off their talents, and adults can taste 50 wines from around the world in the wine tasting tent.
Food, music, artist market, a 5K and fun run and a tour of homes.
A community event featuring tasty BBQ bites, local vendors, an artist market, live music, food and a family fun zone.
Attractions include K-9’s in Flight, Lady Houdini, Robocars Entertainment, puppets, a petting zoo and more.
Meet pirates dressed for the occasion at this swashbuckling event with a parade, carnival, children’s area, live music and more.
Enjoy inflatables, face painters, petting zoo, games, a train, ponies and more.
View diverse fine art and original disciplines, and enjoy local food and concessions, artist demonstrations, community art competitions and a new Emerging Artist Display.
Dress in Renaissance costumes to step back into medieval times.
Kids and dogs are welcome at this festival with a chalk art contest, carnival, music, food and more.
Enjoy live entertainment, activities for the kids and 200 vendors offering crafts, promoting local businesses and selling food.
The festival features more than 125 hand-made arts and crafts booths, local non-profit booths, puppet shows, live music, food and children’s activities.
Enjoy food trucks and a bake sale, watch the paw parade, disc dog demos, lure chasing and dog contests, and participate in dog adoptions and low cost vaccines.
Games, music, carnival activities, arts and crafts, food and more.
Celebrate Halloween with a costume party, live entertainment, hot air balloon glows and balloon rides, trick-or-treating, food trucks, an interactive kids zone and more.
Corn maze, hayrides, crafts, face painting, farm tours and more to celebrate autumn.
Enjoy family fun with games, activities, prizes, candy and food.
This cultural arts and music festival features an antique car show, live entertainment, an artist market and a “LittleRoots KidZone.”
Celebrate German culture with live music, dance, food and more.
This four-day festival has an arts and craft show, fireworks, a balloon bust, games and more.
This annual art festival celebrates fine arts with a children’s art alley, Chalk Spot, a street chalk art display for children in kindergarten through 12th grade, and food truck row.
Taste Jewish and other ethnic foods sold in samples. Craft vendors, entertainment and a children’s area. Bring two canned goods per family to be donated to Must Ministries.
The sights and sounds of a Scottish Highland Games are presented in a uniquely southern style. Enjoy competitions, music, dancing, shopping and more.
Play the day away with bouncy houses, slides, games, music, food and more.
Hop on a London double decker bus, view more than 400 distinctive British automobiles and motorcycles and shop the car boot sale. Pick up fish and chips at the Iron Horse Tavern or have scones at the Vintage English Tea Room.
Participate in Georgia’s biggest Hong Kong cultural event of the year with thousands of competitors and spectators join to cheer their favorite teams, witness cultural events during the opening ceremonies and indulge in cuisine from around the world.
View fitness demonstrations, and learn about fitness, health and wellness options.
Celebrate the cultural diversity of Gwinnett County without leaving it. This festival showcases the region’s best multicultural talent through food, dance and music.
Tantalize your taste buds with food from more than 30 restaurants. Enjoy acoustic music and a kids zone.
The East Cobber Parade and Festival spotlights the people who contribute to the quality of life in East Cobb County and celebrates the arts.
Live entertainment, classic cars, games and BBQ.
Have a blast on carnival rides, and enjoy an art and photography show, a rodeo, music, contests and more.
Celebrate 58 years of the Tennessee Valley Railroad with rides, live music, demonstrations, tours of restoration shops and more.
Listen to bluegrass and gospel music, and visit arts, crafts and food booths.
Enjoy an arts and crafts market, a Global Village with food from more than 20 countries, live entertainment and more.
Celebrating Barnesville’s historic heritage as the “Buggy Capital of the South” during the late 1800’s and early 1900’s with hog calling, wagon pulling, choir competitions, a fiddle contest and more.
Listen to the sounds of Blues music, and taste BBQ from local and regional cookers.
Traditional music and dancing, arts and crafts, games and food from local Arab restaurants.
Shop an ensemble of vintage style home decor and furniture, art, handcrafted jewelry, clothing and accessories, gifts and unique treasures.