AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run, produced by AID Atlanta, benefits thousands of people living with HIV/AIDS in Greater Atlanta. Since its inception in 1990, AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run has increased awareness of HIV/AIDS throughout the community and has involved hundreds of thousands walkers, runners and volunteers.  All funds raised here, stay here in Atlanta to benefit AID Atlanta and the six participating organizations that provide treatment and medications, prevention education, meals, hospice, mental health services, child care, substance abuse counseling, and clinical research to help thousands of our families, neighbors and friends living with, affected by, and at-risk for HIV/AIDS in Atlanta.  

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On Saturday & Sunday October 21 & 22, Brookhaven will host the 13rd Annual Brookhaven Arts Festival.  Over 140 participating artists will feature works of fiber, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography, sculpture and more.  The festival is located at 4047 Peachtree Road behind the Brookhaven MARTA station on the Apple Valley Road between Dresden Dr. and N Druid Hills Rd.  Musical performances will take place over the two days, with a classic car show on Sunday from 1 - 4PM in the MARTA parking lot.  Plenty of FREE parking.
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Say hello to autumn with seasonal shopportunities: Storefront Saturday is Oct. 28 with raffles, prizes, pop-ups, snacks, specials and oh-so-much more at participating Decatur businesses. Shop Terrific Thursdays in November and December with refreshments and special holiday deals. #octopidecatur returns! On each Terrific Thursday, ten artsy octopi will be placed by artist Larry Holland in shops around Decatur. Each has been decorated by an artist from around Atlanta or around the world. If you are lucky enough to find an octopus, it's yours. Get a sneak peek at #octopidecatur. Earn yourself a night out! Get a restaurant gift card when you spend $200 in Decatur shops during November. Shop Decatur on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 25 and get free gift wrapping at the tent on the downtown square. Check and connect to all the details.  

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Taste of Acworth  is taking place this Saturday, October 14 from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm.  The event offers more than 25 restaurants and 100 booths featuring businesses from around the greater-Acworth area.  There will be a local entertainment stage, complete with a dog show and a High School Team Cooking Challenge, children's activities, lots of food, and more!  More than 18,000 people are expected to attend the 2017 event. Plan to bring your family to experience a true "Taste" of Acworth.  Free Admission.  
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Karen Hartman's gritty, gripping, and shockingly funny play Project Dawn receives its Atlanta premiere at Horizon Theatre this month. Go behind the bench in this inspired by-real-life story of the women on both sides of the law in Project Dawn, an innovative court designed to transform the lives of women in the sex trade. In this daring and vital tour de force, seven actresses double as victims/participants and Court staff.  
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Best Jewelry Store in 2017!
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