Don’t Miss List: Our top 5 event picks for November

Elton John, Chomp and Stomp—planning your November will be easy

Elton John

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Elton John
November 1–2
State Farm Arena
After a half-century of touring, the bitch is back with “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” and his last-ever performances in Atlanta, his American hometown.

Atlanta Music Festival
November 2
First Congregational Church
The Fisk Jubilee Singers, whose original members brought black spirituals to a world audience in 1871, join Atlanta Opera favorites and choral arts nonprofit Meridian Herald for “Celebrate the Hope.”

Chomp and Stomp
November 2
Ten bucks gets you a spoon with which to chomp more than 70 chilis and free rein to stomp to old-time bluegrass.

November 7–10
Synchronicity Theatre
Catch three days of indie films at the 14th annual International Documentary Film Festival.

Kinetic Light: Descent
November 23
Ferst Center for the Arts
This duo featuring Laurel Lawson, an Atlanta-based disability arts leader, uses wheelchairs to navigate hills and curves onstage, pushing boundaries in dance and disability.

This article appears in our November 2019 issue.