Scoop OTP’s calendar of events features the best happening around the northern suburbs of Atlanta from Acworth, Alpharetta, Canton, Cartersville, Cumming Marietta, Roswell, Woodstock and more. You can add your event for FREE – just go to the green post your event button below. All events are subject to Scoop OTP approval. OTP is the place to be with fun adult and family friendly events. What to do this weekend? Check on Scoop OTP’s calendar! Want to plan ahead? Check Scoop OTP’s calendar! Where to take the kids, the in-laws, a date? Check Scoop OTP’s calendar! We also have a Forced Family Fun category that has useful Scoop too. Thank you for following Scoop OTP as we are the insider’s guide to living outside the perimeter.
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Back by popular demand European Market on Milton Ave. returns to downtown Alpharetta. For 2 days only, all under a large tent the length of Milton Ave between Main St & Roswell/Canton St., you will find some of the best local artisans and gatherers in the area, showcasing an eclectic ensemble of vintage style home decor & furniture, beautiful works of art, handcrafted jewelry, one of a kind finds, fashion (both adult & children’s) clothing & accessories, gifts & unique treasures.
The large tent sets this market apart from other such festivals in the metro area. The excitement, buzz and visual impact under the tent makes one feel like they have entered a market in a foreign land. Sure to provide discerning shoppers with a touch of Europe in this intimate and boutique market setting, you no longer have to cross an ocean to take advantage of such a distinctive and vibrant atmosphere. For more information, visit www.europeanmarketonmilton.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alpharetta City Hall Parking Deck located at 2 Park Plaza.
About Kid Rock:
Kid Rock burst onto the music scene in 1998 with his Devil Without a Cause album and hasn’t looked back. From hit singles like “Bawitdaba” and “Cowboy” to “Picture” and “All Summer Long,” the recording artist has blazed his own trail in the music world, having sold over 26 million albums to date. Kid Rock hit the road in 2018 in support of his first album fully recorded in Nashville, Sweet Southern Sugar, with two hugely successful tours – winter’s American Rock ‘n Roll Tour and summer’s Red Blooded Rock ‘n Roll Redneck Extravaganza.
About Hank Williams Jr.:
Known professionally as Hank Williams Jr., or alternatively as “Bocephus,” is an American singer-songwriter and musician. His musical style is often considered a blend of Southern rock, blues, and traditional country. He is the son of country music singer Hank Williams and the father of Hank Williams III, Holly Williams, Hilary Williams, Sam Williams and Katie Williams.
Williams enjoyed much success in the 1980s, from which he earned considerable recognition and popularity both inside and outside country music. As a multi-instrumentalist, Williams’ repertoire of skills includes guitar, bass guitar, upright bass, steel guitar, banjo, dobro, piano, keyboards, saxophone, harmonica, fiddle, and drums.
He is well known for his hit “A Country Boy Can Survive” and as the performer of the theme song for Monday Night Football, based on his 1984 hit “All My Rowdy Friends Are Coming Over Tonight”. In 1991, 1992, 1993, and 1994, Williams’s opening themes for Monday Night Football earned him four Emmy Awards.
Now in its twelfth year, the Alpharetta Wedding Showcase, presented by the Alpharetta Convention and Visitors Bureau, will feature over 40 vendors such as photographers, wedding cake bakeries, DJ’s, formal wear shops, invitation specialists, florists and more.
Many participating vendors will have door prizes and giveaways! Must be present to win.
The critically acclaimed Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience will return this fall, bringing the music of Emmy® Award-winning Game of Thrones composer Ramin Djawadi to stunning new life at outdoor theatres across North America. As we say goodbye to one of the biggest shows and scores in television history, relive the greatest musical pieces and footage from all eight seasons in an immersive outdoor concert experience.
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A Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Event for 2019!
Cost: Table of eight is $150, table of six is $130
Individual entry link coming soon
Gather your friends and celebrate fall with beer, wine and delicious food from some of Alpharetta’s best restaurants. Enjoy live music from KRP Band and Rupert’s Orchestra. Please bring your own chair. Backpacks are not allowed. For more information, contact Carol Anderson Wood, email@example.com.
Join the largest and most diverse NIGHT MARKET in the United States! With more than 75 nationalities represented in Metro Atlanta, this event showcases one of the greatest international communities in the world! Visitors will enjoy delicious food from all over the world, exciting cultural performances, a fun and festive Kids Zone, a huge retail/shopping area, a cooking demonstration tent, a full bar, an educational International Village, and so much more!
The Atlanta International Night Market will feature the following areas and activities:
• Food Village – You can try food from all over the world! From Japan to Thailand to Germany to Colombia to the USA, the event will feature a cornucopia of tastes and flavors from different countries.
• Vegan Village – This food area is 100% vegan, and will have a variety of delicious vegan offerings. Don’t worry about bringing your own food/drinks to THIS festival because we will make sure you eat and drink well at the Night Market!
• Retail Market – Just like night markets around the world, there will be unique and exciting products for sale from over 50 vendors. Clothing, jewelry, cosmetics, toys, curios, decor, and so much more will be on display for attendees!
• Artisan Market – Local makers and craftspeople will be presenting their handmade arts, crafts, attire and more in this unique section of the event.
• Kids Zone – This fun-packed area will have a full array of carnival games, toys, inflatable activities, face-painting, art activities, a mini library, storytimes, and more!
• Cooking Demonstration Kitchen – Visit this new event area to watch prominent chefs give cooking demos, and to participate in cooking lessons.
• International Village – Another new area for AINM, this village will feature 5-6 different countries every day for hands-on, educational experiences where people can learn about countries, languages, cultural games, and travel. Various international organizations will also offer photobooth opportunities!
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Alpharetta’s downtown streets will be lined with over 100 scarecrows to celebrate its fall spirit. Voted by Travel+Leisure as the best fall festival in Georgia! Join in on the free family entertainment that includes groovy country music, games of crow-cornhole, hay rides, quirky face painting, historical demos, artsy activities, stimulating story-telling, yummy festival food and engaging inflatables
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Selected as one of the Top 20 Events in 2018 by the Southeast Tourism Society.
Music will flow through the streets as talented artists perform their own songs with soulful melodies, magnificent vocals and expressive lyrics while interacting with the audience. Listeners will learn the stories behind each song and may recognize some of the tunes that are played by their favorite musicians. The Wire & Wood Songwriters Festival takes places at multiple indoor and outdoor venues throughout downtown Alpharetta, making this a beloved, family-friendly, weekend event. No outside food, beverages or pets allowed.
The tour marks ZZ Top’s 50-year anniversary since forming in Houston, Texas in 1969. The band has released 15 albums in its iconic career, and is best-known for songs like “La Grange,” “Sharp Dressed Man” and “Tush.” ZZ Top will be joined by Cheap Trick. he two bands are Rock and Roll Hall of Famers — ZZ Top was inducted in 2004, and Cheap Trick was inducted in 2016.)
The bureau’s family reunion specialist will help attendees gain insight into the planning process and show how Alpharetta’s easy access, mild climate, exceptional facilities and world-class shopping, dining and entertainment make it the perfect location for fun-filled special events. The workshop and lunch are complimentary and attendees will have a chance to win prizes. Attendees will also learn how to plan other types of gatherings, including reunions of schools, military units, corporate groups and professional organizations.
Pack your running shoes and join us for the Alpharetta Women’s Half Marathon & 5k. This women’s only half marathon & 5k will showcase a prize purse for the top female finishers in the half marathon.
All Pre-Registered Alpharetta Women’s Half Marathon & 5K Participants Receive:
• Alpharetta Women’s Half Marathon & 5K Shirt
• Finisher Medal for the Half Marathon and the 5K
• Bib Tag Timing provided by ChronoTrack
• Complimentary Post Event Food & Refreshments
• Entertainment – DJ Dance Music