October

Woofstock
"Atlanta’s Largest Pet Party In The Park"
September 30th - October 1st / Saturday & Sunday

 

Join Star 94.1 and over 50 non-profit & rescue groups on Sept 30th and October 1st in Smyrna at Smyrna Market Village. Admission is FREE!

 

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Sammy Kershaw
October 4th - Wednesday; 7:30pm
Mill Town Music Hall
Bremen

 

Sammy Kershaw has enjoyed a long and very successful career in Country music. He has released 10 studio albums, with three RIAA platinum certifications and two gold certifications among them.

 

More than 25 singles have entered Top 40 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, including the number one hit "She Don't Know She's Beautiful" and 10 more Top 10 hits: "Cadillac Style", "Anywhere but Here", "Haunted Heart", "Queen of My Double-Wide Trailer", "I Can't Reach Her Anymore", "National Working Woman's Holiday", "Third Rate Romance", "Meant to Be", "Vidalia", and "Love of My Life."

 

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Classic Nashville Roadshow
featuring Katie Deal and Jason Petty
October 5th - Thursday; 7:30pm
Mill Town Music Hall
Bremen

 

Katie Deal grew up in the foothills of rural North Georgia and began her singing career at the ripe old age of eight. Her first big break was live on-air in front of a packed church, where she promptly forgot the words to "I Am a Promise". Well, she's never forgotten those words since and has let the lyrics, "I am a possibility" guide her career.

 

Jason Petty has made a striking impression on New York's Theatre District, starring in 'Hank Williams: Lost Highway," which played to sold out audiences at the Little Shubert Theater. Audiences and critics alike were taken back by Petty's amazing acting ability in his portrayal of Hank Williams.

 

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GRITS: Girls Raised in the South The Musical
October 6th and 13th at 7:30p
October 7th and 14th at 7:00p
October 8th and 15th at 3:00p
Dallas Theater

 

The Dallas Theater and the Main Street Players are extremely proud to bring you GRITS: Girls Raised in the South the Musical!

 

A play by Erica Allen McGee, GRITS is a full production journey that will take you to and through the heart of the South with four woman spanning from young women in their 20’s to mature women in their 50’s and 60’s. Each woman is an individual storyteller and vocalist.

 

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Cedartown Fall Festival
October 7th - Saturday; 9:00am - 3:00pm
Main St - Cedartown

 

Join us for the 40th Annual Fall Festival in historic Downtown Cedartown! There will be live entertainment throughout the day, as well as arts & crafts and food vendors. Don't forget the Shriner's Parade at 10:00am!

A Taste of Villa Rica
October 7th - Saturday; 10:00am - 3:00pm
The Mill Amphitheater - Downtown Villa Rica

 

Come enjoy a Taste of our local restaurants, continuous entertainment in a wonderful family friendly atmosphere!

Cowboy Day
October 7th - Saturday; High Noon - 4:00pm
The Town of Ynot - Dallas

 

YNOT is a little town that goes back in time to the 1800s. Where dreams come true and memories come alive.

 

Admission $10 per car. Enjoy a family fun day with lots of Old West entertainment, kid stick horse race and fellowship. Free hotdogs and drinks with car admission. Bring your lawn chair

 

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City of Dallas Block Party
October 7th - Saturday; 4:30pm - 10:00pm
Main Street - Courthouse Square
Dallas

 

Free Concert in Historic Downtown Dallas, three bands performing live in the square! Our musical guests will be the Up All Nite Band, Bent Fender And Reckless Dawn.

 

Bring your lawn chairs for an evening of fun Free Concert Entertainment. Food Trucks will be on hand for your dining pleasure (no coolers please). Also, All About That Bounce will be here to provide entertainment for the kids. More opportunities for food, fun and family entertainment here in Dallas Georgia. Come and celebrate with us.

Cobb County Rodeo
October 13th - 14th; Friday - Saturday; 8:00pm
Jim R Miller Park - Marietta

 

With events in bareback riding, bull riding, steer wrestling, tie down roping, team roping and barrel racing, (not to mention the trick riders and the rodeo clowns!) the Cobb Classic Rodeo has proven to be a night of excitement and fun for rodeo fans of all ages.

 

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Heavy Metal in Motion
October 14th - Saturday; 10:00am - 5:00pm
Tellus Science Museum
Cartersville

 

This popular and educational event brings the Millar Science in Motion Gallery to life with antique cars, vintage motorcycles, heavy machinery, military vehicles, fire engines, helicopters, and more.

 

As the heavy metal converges on the Museum grounds, kids are welcome to get into or get on many of these exceptional vehicles! From big machines and photo ops to kid’s activities and family train rides, this event is for the kid in all of us.

 

Event is free to Tellus Members, and included with museum admission; suitable for all ages. For More Information, Call 770-606-5700.

Bacon Run 5K
October 14th - Saturday
Registration 7:00am
Jim Miller Park - Marietta

 

The Tastiest all-you-can eat Bacon 5K Run/Walk is coming to Atlanta!

 

There will be fists full of bacon as well as other bacon flavored treats from our vendors! And it's only 3.1 miles, because you shouldn't have to work too hard for Bacon.

 

You get an official The Bacon Run™ t-shirt and part of the proceeds go to rescuing children from human trafficking. So you get to EAT BACON, WEAR BACON, and GIVE BACON. It's a win-win! This race is chip timed. We'll have prizes for Best Bacon Costume! So get your Bacon On!!

 

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15th Annual PFAA Fall Fest
October 14th - Saturday; 10:00am - 4:00pm
Main Street - Downtown Dallas

 

Providing Family Fun For All Ages!!!

 

Arts & Crafts. Festival Food is provided by local civic groups. Continuous entertainment features DJ commentary and services with a variety of music and crowd-pleasing performances from award winning groups.

 

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Taste of Acworth
October 14th - Saturday; 10:00am - 6:00pm
Main Street - Downtown Acworth

 

Main Street Acworth, GA will come alive with the all the best that Acworth has to offer! There will be over 120 booths, lots of food, all types of children's activities, sponsor booths and admission is FREE. There will be two entertainment stages featuring local entertainment, a dog show, fashion show, and more.

Riverwalk Festival on the Euharlee
October 14th - Saturday; 10:00am - 6:00pm
Downtown Rockmart

 

Fall in its finest! Join us for arts & crafts, food, gospel and bluegrass music, kid's attractions, fried pie competition, and so much more! We hope you can join us for this Falltastic Day!

 

For Additional Information, Call 770-684-5454.

Rhonda Vincent
October 19th - Thursday; 7:30pm
Mill Town Music Hall - Bremen

 

Rhonda Vincent is the Most Awarded Artist in Bluegrass Music with over 80 awards; including a record breaking 10 consecutive SPBGMA Entertainer of the Year Awards and 7 consecutive IBMA Female Vocalist of the Year Awards!

 

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Harvest Square Arts and Crafts Festival
October 21st - Saturday; 9:00am - 5:00pm
Historic Marietta Square

 

HarvestFest will feature many local and area artists and craftspeople. Exhibitors will include painting, pottery, woodwork, metal, jewelry, glass, fabric and floral designs. This year the festival also includes Halloween Happenings and Scarecrows on the Square. In addition, The Marietta Square Farmers Market will also take place during the festival from 9am to noon.

 

Schedule:

 

  • Harvest Square Arts and Crafts Festival – 9am to 5pm
  • Touch-A-Truck – 10am – 4pm
  • Farmers Market – 9am to noon
  • Halloween Happenings – 1pm to 5pm

 

Halloween Happenings for children ages 12 and younger. The event takes place as part of Harvest Square and includes games, candy, prizes, and a costume contest for children 12 and under. There is even a costume contest for pets. No registration is required for the costume contests.

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Cartersville Bluegrass & Folk Festival
October 21st - Saturday
Downtown Cartersville

 

Free Music, Kid's Corner Activities. Additional Information and Details Here.

Golden City Car Cruise
October 21st - Saturday; 5:00pm
Historic Downtown Villa Rica

 

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21st Annual Chil Cook-off
October 21st - Saturday; 6:00pm - 9:00pm
O'Neal Plaza - Douglasville

 

This fun-filled fundraising event will be held in conjunction with the Rogue Runners Moonlight Run. All proceeds will benefit the CAC and its programs throughout the year. Join us for the Children’s Halloween Costume Contest portion of the evening. We can’t let the kids have all the fun, this year we are adding an adult costume contest. Sponsored by John Bleakley Ford, Georgia Power and Chapel Hill News and Views.

Southeastern Cowboy Festival & Symposium
October 26th - 29th; Thursday - Sunday
Booth Western Art Museum - Cartersville

 

Gunfight re-enactments, Native American dance demonstrations, and so much more! The festive Kids Corner has a petting zoo, inflatables, mechanical bull rides, and a variety of free activities for children. This year’s featured artist is Howard Post, and Sons of the Pioneers will be the featured entertainers.

 

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Hunters Harvest

Fall Festival Arts & Crafts Show
October 28th - Saturday; 11:00am - 5:00pm
Hunter Park - Douglasville

 

This event will feature vendors from all over West Georgia and Metro Atlanta with varying arts and crafts items. Over 40 vendors are expected to attend. The fall festival will also include multiple play areas that all the family can enjoy (carnival wristband $3). All festival attendees are encouraged to wear costumes. For more information, call 678-449-3166.