The AJC Decatur Book Festival brings world-class authors and book lovers together in the city of Decatur for book signings, author readings, poetry slams, writing workshops, and more. This free festival, held over Labor Day weekend, has events in venues throughout downtown Decatur and Emory University. Book a room at one of our upscale hotels just steps away from the downtown MARTA station so you don't miss a thing. Explore Decatur beyond the square for shopping, dining, art, music and fun!

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The 87th Annual North Georgia State Fair is only weeks away (September 19 - 29). As the largest fair in metro Atlanta, it attracts 300,000 attendees each year. Enjoy live music, free attractions, shows and delicious fair foods. There are also games and rides including the Wildcat Rollercoaster, Georgia Mountain Lift and the Mega Slide. 

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The 16th Annual Atlanta German Bierfest is back for an incredible day filled with authentic German beers, music and food. Festival fans will receive a commemorative glass to use to enjoy unlimited samples of more than 35 authentic German Beers.  Atlanta area German restaurants and food vendors will serve up authentic cuisine.  There will be live music and plenty of family activities.  
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AID Atlanta's signature fundraising event, AIDS Walk Atlanta & 5K Run will be on Sunday, September from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the meadow in Piedmont Park. This is the largest AIDS-related fundraising event in Southeast supporting those living with HIV/AIDS.  All monies raised are used right here in our community to support the programs and services of AID Atlanta and 10 other HIV related organizations. For more information on how to register, fund raise or volunteer, go to


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Dragon Con descends on Downtown Atlanta for five days over Labor Day weekend.  Dragon Con is the largest multimedia, popular culture convention focusing on science fiction and fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art, music and film in the world.  Experience 40 fan-based tracks, a film festival, parade, art show, comics, pop art exhibits and displays, nightly concerts and parties.  Special guests attending this year include: Freema Agyeman, Robert Englund, Zachari Levy,  Mark Sheppard and David Tennant.  Memberships for purchase at

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