ALL MONTH

Alpharetta Farmers Market

8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Saturdays through Oct. 26. The Alpharetta Farmers Market features fruits, vegetables, natural meats, fresh flowers and herbs, as well as a variety of home goods. North and South Broad streets in Alpharetta. www.alpharetta.ga.us

Alpharetta Food Truck Alley 

5 – 9 p.m. Alpharetta’s Food Truck Alley on Thursday evenings offers a variety of six to eight rotating area food trucks in downtown Alpharetta. Enjoy live music with dinner to start the weekend early every Thursday through October.

www.awesomealpharetta.com

Booth Photography Guild 2019 Fall Exhibition

Through Nov. 10. The Smithsonian-affiliated Booth Western Art Museum, 501 N. Museum Drive in Cartersville, will showcase the Booth Photography Guild’s annual juried exhibition of fine-art photographs, ranging from landscapes, abstracts and composites to nature photography. Come witness an impressive array of images from around the world, captured by north Georgia photographers. www.boothphotographyguild.org

Roswell Farmers and Artisans Market 

8 a.m. – noon. The Roswell Farmers and Artisans Market offers fresh, local farm, ranch and artisan foods direct from producers, and much more every Saturday from April through October. City Hall, 38 Hill St., Roswell. www.roswellfam.com

 Spotlight Artist: Debra K. Yaun

Debra K. Yaun is exhibiting her scratchboard art through September at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St., Roswell. All artwork is from the artist's own photos from her travels to U.S. nature centers, parks and zoos and Costa Rica, as well as on her own property in Georgia. www.debrayaun.com

SEPTEMBER 5

‘Mamma Mia!’

Sept. 5 – 29, times vary. The storytelling magic of ABBA’s songs propels this tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating a show following a young woman’s search for her birth father. Tam’s School Street Playhouse, 101 School St., Cumming. Tickets start at $27. www.schoolstreetplayhouse.com

SEPTEMBER 6

Homeschool Day in Roswell

10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Tour the homes of the Southern Trilogy: Historic Home Museums of Roswell. Experience life in the 1800s with demonstrations and hands-on activities at Barrington Hall, Bulloch Hall and Smith Plantation throughout the day. www.roswellgov.com

SEPTEMBER 7

Riverside Sounds concert: Birdtalker

7 – 9 p.m. Birdtalker will be the featured artist at this month’s free Roswell Riverside Sounds concert, hosted at Riverside Park, 575 Riverside Road, Roswell. Birdtalker's debut album “One” highlights Birdtalker's talents, lyrics and musical exploration, including rock, country, pop, folk and indie. www.roswellgov.com

Barrington Hall Saturday brunch lectures

10 a.m. – noon. Barrington Hall hosts lectures on the Civil War and other areas of interest to local residents. This month’s lecture is “Presenting John Adams” by Bill Kabel as John Adams. Complimentary brunch-style food will be available. Reservations are not necessary, but are appreciated. Barrington Hall, 535 Barrington Drive, Roswell.

www.roswellgov.com

Johns Creek summer concert series

7 p.m. See The Core and Tribute, tribute bands to Eric Clapton and The Allman Brothers Band, at this free concert. Food trucks will be on site, while both food and non-alcoholic drinks may be brought in. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. Rain or shine. Mark Burkhalter Amphitheater at Newtown Park, 3150 Old Alabama Road, Johns Creek. www.johnscreekga.gov

SEPTEMBER 10

Suicide, A Community Conversation townhall

6:30 – 8:30 p.m. The city of Milton, in partnership with the Summit Counseling Center, is hosting a community conversation at Milton City Hall, 2006 Heritage Walk, to discuss suicide prevention. This community conversation will include an expert panel of parents, counselors, medical experts and youth leaders. www.cityofmiltonga.us

SEPTEMBER 11

Barrington Hall Wednesday evening lectures

7 – 9 p.m. Barrington Hall hosts lectures on the Civil War and other areas of interest to local residents. This week’s lecture is “The Winston Churchill You Never Knew,” by William Fisher. There is a $5 suggested donation. Barrington Hall, 535 Barrington Drive, Roswell. www.roswellgov.com

SEPTEMBER 12

‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’

Sept. 12 – 29, times vary. In this Pulitzer prize-winning drama, a wealthy Southern family faces a shattering revelation that in one night will strip all pretense away from their lives. Georgia Ensemble Theatre, 950 Forrest St., Roswell. www.get.org

SEPTEMBER 13

Music on the Hill outdoor concert

7 – 9 p.m. Jazz vocalist Karla Harris, known for her dynamic diversity within the music, will perform a free concert as part of the Roswell Music on the Hill free outdoor concert series. Visitors can enjoy a casual environment where they can dine al fresco under the trees on City Hall grounds. Beer and wine will also be available for purchase on site. 38 Hill St., Roswell. www.roswellgov.com

SEPTEMBER 14

Roswell Historical Society 2019 Tour of Homes

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Five homes and gardens will be open to the public to view in Roswell, a city known throughout the South for its rich history. The 2019 tour will give guests a rare chance to see inside some of the homes that make Roswell so special. Ticket prices are $30 per person in advance. Parking and check-in at Roswell United Methodist Church, 814 Mimosa Blvd., Roswell. www.roswellhistoricalsociety.org

Annual Grilling and Gridiron Tailgate Party

11:30 a.m. – 8 p.m. Join the tailgate party, as SEC football traditions combine in support of the Lionheart School. The fundraiser will take place in downtown Alpharetta and features tastings from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  A giant LED screen will broadcast multiple SEC matchups. Tasting tickets are $20 per person; kids under 12 taste for free. Old Roswell Street, downtown Alpharetta. www.thelionheartschool.com

SEPTEMBER 14-15

IronKids Triathlon

Noon – 5 p.m., Saturday; 7:15 – 11 a.m., Sunday. IronKids Alpharetta allows children ages 6 to 15 to test their strength with a swim, bike and run competition. Wills Park pool, 1815 Old Milton Parkway, Alpharetta. www.awesomealpharetta.com

SEPTEMBER 18

Barrington Hall Wednesday evening lectures

7 – 9 p.m. Barrington Hall hosts lectures on the Civil War and other areas of interest to local residents. This week’s lecture is “Washington’s Spies,” by Terry Manning. There is a $5 suggested donation. Barrington Hall, 535 Barrington Drive, Roswell. www.roswellgov.com

SEPTEMBER 19

Alive in Roswell

5 – 9 p.m. Head to Canton Street in downtown Roswell for one of the best street parties in the metro Atlanta area. Live music, food, displays and shopping make this a fun and family-friendly event. The event is free, with trolleys moving between Canton Street and Roswell City Hall. www.aliveinroswell.com

SEPTEMBER 21

Pup-a-Palooza

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Bring your canine friend to the Mark Burkhalter Amphitheater at Newtown Park, 3150 Old Alabama Road, Johns Creek, for a celebration of all things dog. The event features live music, sketches, vendors, contests and free food. www.johnscreekga.gov

Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tour Roswell’s three historic home museums in this event hosted by Smithsonian Magazine. Each ticket grants free admission for two people, redeemable at Barrington Hall, Bulloch Hall and Smith Plantation. Self-guided open house tours will be offered. Tickets are good for entry to all three locations. Tickets for “Museum Day Live!” must be reserved in advance. www.SmithsonianMag.com/MuseumDay

SEPTEMBER 21-22

European Market 

Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. A two-day European-style shopping experience unlike any other comes to the Village Green in front of Alpharetta City Hall, 2 Park Plaza. The market features an eclectic mix of merchandise, including art, handcrafted jewelry, vintage furnishings and decor, women’s and children’s fashion, garden whatnots and gourmet edibles. Rain or shine. Admission and parking are free.  www.awesomealpharetta.com

Roswell Arts Festival

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. The annual Roswell Arts Festival draws artists and craftsmen from throughout the Southeast to Roswell’s Historic Town Square, 610 Atlanta St. The event features fine arts, original crafts, children’s activities, festive foods and performing arts. Free with shuttles running from City Hall to Town Square both days. www.roswellartsfestival.com

SEPTEMBER 28

Milton Wine Festival

4 – 8 p.m. Taste and discuss more than 100 wines from France, California, Italy, Germany and South America. Benefiting Children’s Charities, the festival will focus on the major and most notable varietal or wine from each region. Ticket holders will receive unlimited wine and beer sampling, music and a commemorative glass. Food will be available for sale from local restaurants. Tickets start at $50. Milton City Hall, 2006 Heritage Walk, Milton. www.miltonwinefestival.com

Alpharetta Art in the Park

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. This outdoor market features local artists creating handcrafted work, including pottery, woodwork, metal work, jewelry, clothing and more. Main Street and Milton Avenue. www.awesomealpharetta.com

Alpharetta Brew Moon Fall Fest 

6:30 – 11 p.m. Downtown Alpharetta comes alive for this event featuring beer, wine and delicious food from some of Alpharetta’s best restaurants, as the city comes together for one big street party. Group tables available for purchase. www.awesomealpharetta.com

SEPTEMBER 28-29

Viking Encampment

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. See Viking life re-enacted by costumed re-enactors. This event boasts demonstrations of Viking ritual combat, craft demonstrations and Viking camp life. Includes a kid’s zone. Admission is free. There will be vendors, with food and drink available for purchase. Barrington Hall, 535 Barrington Drive, Roswell. www.roswellgov.com

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  • Starting Sunday, September 1st, 2019, repeated every day until Monday, September 30, 2019 @ 12:00 am