Calendar of Events

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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Photos with Santa @ Phipps Plaza
Photos with Santa @ Phipps Plaza
Dec 1 all-day
Photos with Santa @ Phipps Plaza | Atlanta | Georgia | United States
Children are invited to take pictures and share their wish lists with Ole’ Saint Nick this holiday season! Reservations for …

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Photos with Santa @ Town Center at Cobb
Photos with Santa @ Town Center at Cobb
Dec 1 all-day
Photos with Santa @ Town Center at Cobb | Kennesaw | Georgia | United States
Say “sleigh bells” and smile with Santa! He will be stationed in Center Court for photo opportunities. Check simon.com/towncenteratcobb for …

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Photos with Santa at Lenox Square @ Lenox Square
Photos with Santa at Lenox Square @ Lenox Square
Dec 1 all-day
Photos with Santa at Lenox Square @ Lenox Square | Atlanta | Georgia | United States
Families are invited to Macy’s Court to capture special holiday moments with the jolliest man in town – Santa Claus! …

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Macy’s Pink Pig @ Lenox Square
Macy’s Pink Pig @ Lenox Square
Dec 1 all-day
Macy’s Pink Pig @ Lenox Square | Atlanta | Georgia | United States
Atlanta’s most treasured holiday tradition is here! Children of all ages can once again hop aboard Priscilla the Pink Pig …

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Mall of Georgia Ice Rink @ Mall of Georgia
Mall of Georgia Ice Rink @ Mall of Georgia
Dec 1 all-day
Mall of Georgia Ice Rink @ Mall of Georgia | Buford | Georgia | United States
The Rink at Mall of Georgia is now open. Designed with faux-ice for a cool spin on the ultimate skating …

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Photos with Santa @ Mall of Georgia
Photos with Santa @ Mall of Georgia
Dec 1 all-day
Photos with Santa @ Mall of Georgia | Buford | Georgia | United States
Families can gather in Von Maur Court to capture the spirit of the holidays in a photo with Santa – …

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Photos with Santa @ North Georgia Premium Outlets
Photos with Santa @ North Georgia Premium Outlets
Dec 1 all-day
Photos with Santa @ North Georgia Premium Outlets | Dawsonville | Georgia | United States
Families can get in the holiday spirit by having festive photos taken with Santa! Visit premiumoutlets.com/northgeorgia for the full Santa …

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Santa’s Fantastical @ Perimeter Pointe
Santa’s Fantastical @ Perimeter Pointe
Dec 1 all-day
Santa's Fantastical @ Perimeter Pointe | Atlanta | Georgia | United States
Inside Santa’s Fantastical, 12 Whimsical Worlds await. Go for a stroll down Main Street at the North Pole, drop into …

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Holiday Celebration at World of Coca-Cola @ World of Coca-Cola
Holiday Celebration at World of Coca-Cola @ World of Coca-Cola
Dec 1 all-day
Holiday Celebration at World of Coca-Cola @ World of Coca-Cola | Atlanta | Georgia | United States
It’s officially the most wonderful time of the year at World of Coca-Cola, where guests can get into the holiday …

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Illuminate – A Chinese Lantern Festival & More @ Sugarloaf Mills Mall
Illuminate – A Chinese Lantern Festival & More @ Sugarloaf Mills Mall
Dec 1 all-day
Illuminate - A Chinese Lantern Festival & More @ Sugarloaf Mills Mall | Lawrenceville | Georgia | United States
Sugarloaf Mills Mall out of Lawrenceville is excited to host a brand new, spectacular holiday festival of lights, food, dazzling …

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The Nutcracker @ Sandy Springs Performing Art Center
The Nutcracker @ Sandy Springs Performing Art Center
Dec 1 all-day
The Nutcracker @ Sandy Springs Performing Art Center | Sandy Springs | Georgia | United States
The Roswell Dance Theatre and Tolbert Yilmaz School of Dance is proud to present the beloved production “The Nutcracker” for …

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The Salvation Army Angel Tree Program @ Mall of Georgia
The Salvation Army Angel Tree Program @ Mall of Georgia
Dec 1 all-day
The Salvation Army Angel Tree Program @ Mall of Georgia | Buford | Georgia | United States
Mall of Georgia will host The Salvation Army for the annual Angel Tree program, which provides new clothing and toys …

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Angel Tree Program @ Lenox Square
Angel Tree Program @ Lenox Square
Dec 1 all-day
Angel Tree Program @ Lenox Square | Atlanta | Georgia | United States
Lenox Square will host The Salvation Army for the annual Angel Tree program, which provides new clothing and toys for …

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Vickery Village Farmers Market: Every Thursday now through Dec. 20 (except Thanksgiving Day) 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon @ Vickery Village
Apple Annie Arts and Crafts Show @ Catholic Church of St. Ann
Apple Annie Arts and Crafts Show @ Catholic Church of St. Ann
Dec 1 all-day
Apple Annie Arts and Crafts Show @ Catholic Church of St. Ann | Marietta | Georgia | United States
The 38th Annual Apple Annie Arts & Crafts Show will run Friday, November 30 from 9 am-7 pm and Saturday, …

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12:00 am Holiday Lights at Veteran’s Park Cherokee @ Veteran's Park
Holiday Lights at Veteran’s Park Cherokee @ Veteran's Park
Dec 1 @ 12:00 am – Dec 2 @ 12:00 am
Holiday Lights at Veteran's Park Cherokee @ Veteran's Park | Canton | Georgia | United States
This Event will be a 2 mile drive thru light show featuring 2 drive thru tunnels, amazing animated Christmas displays, and …

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8:30 am Breakfast with Santa @ Mall of Georgia
Breakfast with Santa @ Mall of Georgia
Dec 1 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Breakfast with Santa @ Mall of Georgia | Buford | Georgia | United States
Children and families can enjoy a scrumptious breakfast, holiday activities and a story time with Santa and Papa Elf in …

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9:00 am Marietta Square Farmers Market @ Marietta Square
Marietta Square Farmers Market @ Marietta Square
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Marietta Square Farmers Market @ Marietta Square
The market has an average of 60 plus vendors on Saturday (year round) and 25 plus vendors on Sunday (April-October). …

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9:00 am NLB Furniture’s Holiday Open House @ NLB Furniture
NLB Furniture’s Holiday Open House @ NLB Furniture
Dec 1 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
NLB Furniture's Holiday Open House @ NLB Furniture | Cumming | Georgia | United States
Join NLB Furniture’s Holiday Blow-out with sales throughout the store! Story time for the kids and a visit from a …

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10:00 am Alpharetta Holiday Farmers Market
Alpharetta Holiday Farmers Market
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
The holiday farmers market will feature farmers with fruits, vegetables and natural meats, gardeners with fresh flowers and herbs, and …

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10:00 am Alpharetta Holiday Farmers Market @ First Baptist Church
Alpharetta Holiday Farmers Market @ First Baptist Church
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Alpharetta Holiday Farmers Market @ First Baptist Church | Alpharetta | Georgia | United States
The holiday farmers market will feature farmers with fruits, vegetables and natural meats, gardeners with fresh flowers and herbs, and …

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10:00 am Avalon on Ice
Avalon on Ice
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Tis’ the season to lace up your skates and glide into the holiday spirit at Avalon on Ice. Our monumental …

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10:00 am Free Pictures with Santa
Free Pictures with Santa
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stop in for an individual or family photo with Santa and have the photo printed and emailed to you to …

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10:00 am Gingerbread Houses
Gingerbread Houses
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Forgo the mess at home, and bring the family here! This class allows you and your children (up to three …

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10:00 am Santa at Avalon
Santa at Avalon
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Up on the rooftop click, click, click! Visit jolly Old Saint Nick in his cozy North Pole-inspired cottage and make …

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11:00 am Marietta Square Food Tour @ Marietta Food Tours
Marietta Square Food Tour @ Marietta Food Tours
Dec 1 @ 11:00 am – Dec 2 @ 12:00 am
Marietta Square Food Tour @ Marietta Food Tours | Marietta | Georgia | United States
Update: They are offering Wed evening tours too now! The Marietta Square Food Tour takes participants on a 3 hour …

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11:00 am Marietta Square Food Tour
Marietta Square Food Tour
Dec 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Marietta Square Food Tour
A 3 hour guided walking tour of locally owned eateries where you’ll savor over 10 appetizing tastings at 7 different …

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11:00 am Santa’s Toy Factory at Santa’s Workshop
Santa’s Toy Factory at Santa’s Workshop
Dec 1 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Experience the magic of the holidays by entering Santa’s workshop and becoming an official toy tester! Come and test and …

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2:00 pm Beautiful
Beautiful
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Beautiful is a collaborative exhibition witnessing to remarkable beauty in the face of suffering. Beautiful includes original works of portraiture …

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2:00 pm Brewery Tours & Tasting @ Red Hare Brewing
Brewery Tours & Tasting @ Red Hare Brewing
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Brewery Tours & Tasting @ Red Hare Brewing
Red Hare Brewery Tours & Tasting Stop by this independent microbrewery located in the heart of Marietta, GA for tours …

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2:00 pm Family & All Ages Class for Santa Claus Painting
Family & All Ages Class for Santa Claus Painting
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
This class is recommended for Ages 5+. We encourage the whole family to register and paint together! However, if you …

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2:00 pm Wine Tasting @ Marietta Wine Market
Wine Tasting @ Marietta Wine Market
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Wine Tasting @ Marietta Wine Market
Twice weekly the store hosts wine tasting events Wed 5-7pm and Sat 2-4pm. You can relax at the bar or …

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4:00 pm Season of Celebration: Light the Night
Season of Celebration: Light the Night
Dec 1 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
To kick off the holiday season the Alpharetta Downtown Historic District will Light the Night for the Annual Tree Lighting. …

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5:00 pm Christmas Tree Lighting @ Downtown Alpharetta
Christmas Tree Lighting @ Downtown Alpharetta
Dec 1 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Christmas Tree Lighting @  Downtown Alpharetta | Alpharetta | Georgia | United States
December 1, 2018 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. Downtown Alpharetta Alpharetta, GA https://www.awesomealpharetta.com/christmas-tree-lighting/ Free All the magic of the holidays glistens …

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6:00 pm “Nom-licious” Paleo
“Nom-licious” Paleo
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Paleo diet focuses on eating real, whole, nutrient-dense foods like vegetables, grass-fed and pastured meat and eggs, wild-caught seafood, …

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7:00 pm Culinary Traditions Dinner Part
Culinary Traditions Dinner Part
Dec 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a festival of food as the Aprons Chefs treat you to classic culinary traditions with the volume …

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7:00 pm Date Night: Romantic Fall Dinner
Date Night: Romantic Fall Dinner
Dec 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stuck in a date-night rut? Spice things up by making a romantic meal together. Try your hand at pan-roasting veggies …

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7:00 pm Holly Jolly Pallet Painting Workshop
Holly Jolly Pallet Painting Workshop
Dec 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Make and Take this personalized pallet project home with you on the same day. No firing required! Cost of $35 …

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7:00 pm Lumiere Lounge Piano Bar Nights @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre
Lumiere Lounge Piano Bar Nights @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre
Dec 1 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Lumiere Lounge Piano Bar Nights @ Earl Smith Strand Theatre
As you sink into a plush couch or join a friend at a café table, the modern world seems to …

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8:00 pm The Best Christmas Pageant Ever – Christmas 2018
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever – Christmas 2018
Dec 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
In this hilarious Christmas classic, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the …

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8:30 pm Jazz at Firefly
Jazz at Firefly
Dec 1 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm
EACH & EVERY WEEK FIREFLY BRINGS SOME OF THE HOTTEST LIVE ENTERTAINMENT IN THE ENTIRE CITY!!! AND GUESS WHAT??? IT’S …

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8:30 pm Tuck-ins with Santa
Tuck-ins with Santa
Dec 1 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Gift your little ones the opportunity, the experience, and the memory of a lifetime with Santa, Mrs. Claus, a bedtime …

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9:00 pm The Tierney Sutton Band: The Sting Variations
The Tierney Sutton Band: The Sting Variations
Dec 1 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The Sting Variations is a logical follow up to seven-time Grammy nominee Tierney Sutton’s solo album After Blue, in which …

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10:00 pm Local Live Music @ Live! at the Battery
Local Live Music @ Live! at the Battery
Dec 1 @ 10:00 pm
Local Live Music @ Live! at the Battery
10:00 pm Local Live Music @ Live! at the Battery
Local Live Music @ Live! at the Battery
Dec 1 @ 10:00 pm
Local Live Music @ Live! at the Battery