Truly, something for everyone.....
4th of July Celebration in Avondale Estates
Thursday, July 4th
The 4th of July Celebration is a time-honored tradition here in Avondale Estates. Residents and friends come together to enjoy the festivities; including the parade and the fireworks at Lake Avondale. Avondale Estates is truly a "blast" on the 4th of July! For more information, to volunteer, be a sponsor or donate, contact Karen Holmes at 404-294-5400 or firstname.lastname@example.org
35th Annual Labor Day 5K Race and 1 Mile Race - Willis Park
Monday, September 2nd
7:30 a.m. Registration Begins
8:30 a.m. 1 Mile Race Begins
9:00 a.m. 5K Race Begins
Strap up those sneakers and join the walkers and runners in Avondale Estates for the 35th Annual Labor Day 5K Race and 1 Mile Race. Walkers and runners of all ages and athletic levels are invited to participate. For more information contact Karen Holmes at 404-294-5400 or email@example.com
Avondale Estates Annual Autumn Attic Sale
Saturday, October 5th
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Avondale Pattillo United Methodist Church Parking Lot
3260 Covington Highway
The Avondale Estates Annual Autumn Attic Sale is held each year at the Avondale Pattillo United Methodist Church parking lot at 3260 Covington Highway. Residents and visitors come together to purchase new and used goods. The event will be held this year on Saturday, October 5th from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. For more information and to register for this event, contact Karen Holmes at 404-294-5400 or firstname.lastname@example.org
AutumnFest (Across from City Hall)
Saturday, October 19th - 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 20th - 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Join us for AutumnFest, a celebration of the arts for all ages that attracts art mavens to historic Avondale Estates every Fall. The colors of Fall merge with the brilliance of art to create a truly original flavor for the event. Drawing more than 1,500 visitors from the metro Atlanta area, the Festival comprises of an art show and artists' market featuring more than 60 regional artists and craftsman selling original paintings, folk art, metal sculpture, ceramics, photography, glass jewelry and textiles. AutumnFest is the perfect excursion for the whole family. For more information visit www.avondalearts.org
Halloween in Avondale Estates
Thursday, October 31st
Each year, residents decorate their homes in celebration of Halloween. Judges will select a group of homes that show the most spirit and will present those homes with a Halloween Spirit Award. Halloween hours: 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Annual City Tree Lighting
Monday, December 2nd
The Avondale Estates Christmas celebration begins with the lighting of the Christmas Tree located at the intersection of Clarendon Avenue and South Avondale Road. The festivities start with the Avondale First Baptist Church caroling. The tree lighting will follow and cider and donuts will be served. After the tree lighting, Santa Claus makes a personal appearance to officially ring in the Christmas season.
The Mayors Motorcade
The Mayors Motorcade is an annual event that is coordinated through the Georgia Municipal Association to provide Christmas gifts to pateints at Georgia Regional Mental Health Hospital. Residents can donate unwrapped gifts and make monetary contributions.
Annual Lake Tree Lighting
The 17th Annual Lighting of the "Christmas Tree on the Lake." This spectacular event has become one o fthe City's favorite traditions.
Annual Menorah Lighting
November 28th to December 5th
Annual Lighting of the Menorah to celebrate Hanukkah, the eight-day Festival of Lights.
Christmas Spirit Awards
Judges will select a group of homes and businesses that show the most spirit and will present them with a Christmas Spirit Award.
21st Annual Avondale Estates Christmas Tour of Homes &
Avondale Community Club, 59 Lakeshore Drive
Sunday, December 15th
Christmas is an amazing time here in Avondale Estates and the 21st Annual Tour of Homes and Holiday Market add to the wonderful feeling of the holiday spirit. Take time to visit our fabulous Holiday Market featuring great foods, unique gifts, and fun finds! Our 21st Annual Tour of Homes will feature homes that have been sensitively restored or renovated to preserve the character of our historic City. For future details visit www.avondaletourofhomes.com