The temps have dipped into the chilly zone, but it’s still autumn in Atlanta and a fabulous time to get outside and enjoy our beautiful city. This weekend – Saturday and Sunday, November 6 & 7, 2010 – is the Chastain Park Arts Festival – the perfect reason to bundle up and get outside! And it’s FREE!
The weekend kicks off with a Pet Parade on Saturday morning, starting at 10:30 AM – come and see some of the most adorable and fun-loving pets strut their stuff. Continuing on throughout the weekend, the festival features over 160 fine artists including painters, potters, jewelers and sculptors in the Artist Area, as well as acoustic music from local musicians throughout the weekend and “out of the ordinary, delicious, flavorful, and fresh food for every palette”!
The festival is all this weekend: Saturday, November 6 from 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM, and Sunday, November 7 from 11:00 AM until 5:00 PM. This fabulous, family-friendly event is open to everyone – bring a blanket or chairs (no alcohol please) and enjoy the weekend in this amazing city we call home! Admission is free, so bring the whole family!
Need more reasons to check out the Chastain Park Arts Festival? Here are a couple of fun facts: Chastain Park Arts Festival is a Guinness World Record Holder – no joke! At last year’s festival, the Festival won the record for longest line of pies assembled, measuring 161.75 meters. Also, the Festival has the first iPhone app for an arts festival in the nation; click here to access it. How cool is that?