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

It might be incredibly hot this fall, but Atlanta is still partying

Anime Weekend Atlanta

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Anime Weekend Atlanta
October 31
Cobb Galleria and Renaissance Waverly Hotel
Celebrate Japanese art, fashion, food, and games through anime and manga—plus a costume contest.

Atlanta Black Theatre Festival
October 2–5
Porter Sanford III Performing Arts Center
Plays, readings, and workshops, plus an artists market, await in DeKalb County.

Atlanta International Night Market
October 4–6
North Point Mall
Billed as the South’s largest night market, this all-ages event features food and performances from 70 countries.

Atlanta Pride Parade and Festival
October 13
Piedmont Park
The LGBTQ festival—and can’t-miss parade—celebrates its 49th year in Piedmont Park.

Decatur Craft Beer Festival
October 19
Downtown Decatur Square
It’s simple: unlimited tastings from 80 breweries.

This article appears in our October 2019 issue.