Atlanta events February 2019. Things to do in Atlanta.

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Atlanta events February 2019

Fly Fishing Show

February 1 - 2, 2019
26.4 miles NE
The Fly Fishing Show has casting demonstrations, films, classes, celebrity speakers, fly-tying materials, rods, and reels at Infinite Energy Center in Duluth. The Fly Fishing Film Festival requires a separate ticket.

Winter beer festival

February 2, 2019
2.9 miles north
Sample 150 beers, hear live music, and play games at Atlanta Winter Beer Fest at Atlantic Station.

Classical music

February 3, 2019
(4 p.m.)
5 miles NE
Bach Bowl is a performance of solo and chamber music by Johann Sebastian Bach on Super Bowl Sunday in the Schwartz Center at Emory University. Free.

Jewish film festival

February 6 - 26, 2019
Atlanta locations
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival shows films from around the world that explore themes of Jewish life, culture, and history. Vote for your favorites and see guest filmmakers, actors, authors, and academics.

Game-o-Rama

February 7 - 10, 2019
26 miles north
Game-o-Rama features board-game tournaments, demonstrations of new games, and a flea market of games at Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta.

Anime convention

February 8 - 10, 2019
0.2 miles NE
Seishun Con celebrates Japanese animation, manga, and culture with celebrity guests, panels, vendors, and workshops at Atlanta Marriott Marquis.

Home show

February 8 - 10, 2019
27 miles NE
More than 150 companies display the latest home improvement products and services at the North Atlanta Home Show at Infinite Energy Center in Duluth. Repeats in Oct.

Big Band Night

February 9, 2019
(8 p.m.)
5 miles NE
Tickets to Big Band Night in the Schwartz Center at Emory University are cheap, and they’re completely free if you go to the box office in person. Limit 4.

Valentine’s Day dinner

February 14, 2019
Atlanta area
OpenTable lists restaurants in greater Atlanta that offer special menus for Valentine’s Day.

Valentine’s Day improv

February 14, 2019
1.5 miles SE
The Valentine’s Day Show offers adult humor about the ups and downs of love based on audience suggestions at Dad’s Garage, 559 Ezzard Street.

Romantic music at the mansion

February 14, 2019
2.3 miles north
Orchestra Noir brings you Opera & Opulence, featuring a “world-class pianist” who accompanies opera singers performing arias in costume at The Wimbish House.

Valentine’s Day garden party

February 14, 2019
2.5 miles NE
Let romance bloom with an elegant evening of live entertainment, dancing, appetizers, dessert, and cocktails from a cash bar at Valentines in the Garden, with orchids on display at Atlanta Botanical Garden.

Science-fiction convention

February 15 - 17, 2019
9.4 miles south
AnachroCon is about Steampunk, science, history, music, classic sci-fi literature, and amazing costumes at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Atlanta Airport. The 2019 theme is Time Travelers’ Ball.

Run in your underwear

February 16, 2019
Location uncertain
Cupid’s Undie Run includes a half-naked run through the streets and a party to support charity. The 15-minute run starts at 2 p.m. Must be age 21+.

Mardi Gras bar crawl

February 26, 2019
3 miles NE
Beads & Booze includes beads, food & drink specials, and a drink at multiple bars within walking distance in Virginia Highlands.

Black history parade

February 23, 2019
0.6 miles SE
Black History Month Parade [website has sound] features marching bands, entertainers, and dignitaries. It begins at Hurt Park and ends at the north end of Centennial Olympic Park. Free.

Mardi Gras Ball

February 23, 2019
1.7 miles south
Atlanta Mardi Gras Ball is a dress-up dance party “with live entertainment, food, drinks, and vendors” at the Ivy Center. You are allowed to bring your own bottle.

Monster trucks

February 23 - 24, 2019
1 mile SW
Big trucks with big wheels make big noise and excitement at Monster Jam at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Car racing

February 24, 2019
28 miles south
The stars of NASCAR race 500 miles in the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Art auction

February 2019
(undated)
0.1 mile south
View works by 200 artists from around the world, bid in a silent auction on your phone, eat complimentary hors d’oeuvres, and visit the cash bar during Art Paper Art Auction at Southern Exchange Ballrooms.

Bar tour

February 2019
(undated)
1 mile west
Mardi Gras Streetcar Adventure is a tour of 15 bars and restaurants on the streetcar route, including a streetcar pass, free shots, and food & drink specials.

Black history tour

February 2019
(undated)
2 miles SE
The city of Atlanta leads an African-American History Tour of important graves at Oakland Cemetery. Register attendees one at a time on the website. Free.

Mardi Gras in Midtown

February 2019
(undated)
2 miles north
Midtown Mardi Gras Block Party “includes New Orleans themed comp shots” plus food discounts at 20 bars and clubs, beginning at the Lava Lounge for age 21+.

Flower show

February 2019
(undated)
2.5 miles NE
See thousands of plants, small garden displays, and prize winners at the Atlanta Botanical Garden Flower Show at Atlanta Botanical Garden.

Oyster festival

February 2019
(undated)
2.5 miles NE
Oysterfest has live music with oysters, fried shrimp, and beverages for sale at the Park Tavern for age 21+.

Tasting event

February 2019
(undated)
2.5 miles NE
Uncorked Atlanta Wine Festival includes wine tasting, craft beer, live music, and food for sale at Park Tavern in Piedmont Park. Held in February and November.

Cocktail party

February 2019
(undated)
2.8 miles north
The $125 Highball cocktail competition features 16 bartenders serving their best craft cocktails to win your votes, light bites, live music, and a Mardi Gras theme at the High Museum of Art.

Party for pets

February 2019
(undated)
8.9 miles north
A $150 ticket to the masquerade party For the Love of Paws includes a three-course meal, an open bar, entertainment, dancing, and auctions at Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead to support pet rescue.

Mardi Gras in Alpharetta

February 2019
(undated)
25.1 miles north
Mardi Gras at Avalon turns Avalon Boulevard into a suburban version of Bourbon Street with live music and New-Orleans-style food and drink for sale. Free.

Polar Plunge

February 2019
(undated)
32.6 miles NW
Watch pledges run into the frigid lake for charity at the Polar Plunge at Acworth Beach. It begins with live music, food, and fire pits at 11 a.m.

Wine weekend

February 2019
(undated)
72 miles NE
Athens Wine Weekend includes a chef reception Friday evening; seminars, a grand tasting, and a gourmet dinner Saturday; and a brunch Sunday at The Classic Center in Athens.

Rodeo

February 2019
(undated)
108 miles south
Watch cowboys and cowgirls compete in riding, roping, racing, steer wrestling, and bull fighting at Georgia National Rodeo in Perry.

Valentine’s Day cemetery tour

February 2019
(undated)
2 miles SE
The one-hour Love Stories of Oakland tour recounts the loves, lives, and losses of former Atlantans at Oakland Cemetery.

Valentine’s glass blowing

February 2019
(undated)
7 miles east
Register for the $50 Heart Paperweight Class to learn about glass blowing safety and then make a heart-shaped glass paperweight with instructor guidance at Decatur Glassblowing for age 10+ with a parent. It must cool for two days before you can take it home.

Valentine’s Day comedy dinner

February 2019
(undated)
18.6 miles NE
Lover’s Night & Comedy combines a comedy show with a dinner of steak, lobster, salad, and dessert at Atlanta Comedy Theater in Norcross for age 21+. They require a two-drink minimum purchase per person or $15 fee.

Valentine’s Day getaway

February 2019
(undated)
44 miles NE
Lanier Islands resort is offering romantic packages that include dinner, a room, and breakfast.

Valentine’s party in LaGrange

February 2019
(undated)
71 miles SW
Everyone is invited to the Valentine’s Day Red Light Green Light Party, where you wear a green wristband if you’re single, red if you’re taken, and yellow if “it’s complicated” at Wild Leap for age 21+.

Oyster festival

February 2019
(undated)
1.7 miles north
Oysterfest has live music with oysters, lobster bisque, and beverages for sale at 1093 Peachtree Street. Must be age 21+.