April 20 - May 19, 2013
Created and produced by Art Sandy Springs (ARTSS), this city-wide, 30-day celebration of the arts bundles some of the finest talent, art, and cuisine that Sandy Springs has to offer. You are invited to enjoy cabaret and comedy, jazz and chamber music, theatre and talent shows, paintings and poetry, artists and authors, and restaurants galore! Learn More
April 29-May 5, 2013
Speed Week is a series of seven races in seven southeastern cities that begins in Athens, Georgia and ends with the finale in Sandy Springs. Nationally-ranked athletes take to the streets to contest the series as well as qualifying positions in the USA CRITS Series Finals. Preceding the Speed Week Finale is the 62-mile Global Imports Sandy Springs Cycling Challenge ride.
Once again, the Terrapin Twilight Criterium in downtown Athens, GA kicks off the week-long series of seven races ... Learn More
May 5, 2013
Enjoy an action-packed, fast-paced family fun day at the 6th Annual Global Imports Sandy Springs Cycling Challenge. Riders will receive a technical t-shirt and a new finish line with free sandwiches and drinks for participating riders. All proceeds go to support Sandy Springs' Police and Fire Departments and the charities they support (Special Olympics and the Police Department Benevolent Fund). After the ride, enjoy the Inaugural Sandy Springs Food & Wine Classic.
Global BMW Sandy Springs Cycling Challenge – ... Learn More
July 27, 2013
Bring your kayak or raft and beat the heat with a six-mile float along the Chattahoochee River during the annual Summer Splash in July. After completing the float, enjoy an afternoon of live music, food and fun for the entire family during festivities at Powers Island. Guests can bring their own kayak, canoe or raft, or rent one from one of our local outfitters.
Directions to Powers Island
FROM I-285 EAST
Take exit 22, Northside Drive / New Northside Drive / ... Learn More
Enjoy free, annual summer concerts featuring variety of talented performers, as well as other family-oriented activities throughout the summer. This annual outdoor concert series is a fantastic way to spend an evening under the stars. Concerts feature a variety of talented performers in a fun, picnic-style atmosphere.
2013 Concert Dates & Performers will be published at a later date.
Join us on June 30, 2013 for this exciting ride through some of the most beautiful areas in Georgia along a stretch of GA 400 known as the Hospitality Highway. The race includes a 9, 23, 60 and 100-mile option. The annual ride starts at exit 7 of GA 400 and winds through Sandy Springs, Milton, Roswell, Johns Creek, Alpharetta, and other scenic areas of North Fulton.
Registration - 5:15 a.m. Race - 6:15 a.m. Learn More
Paired with the 6th Annual Sandy Springs Cycling Challenge, Taste of Sandy Springs invites local restaurants, caterers, bakers and more to showcase their goods to the guests during this one-day event in the heart of Sandy Springs.
The event will be held along the cycling route, with exciting views of the races and finish line.
Come cheer on top athletes as they race to the finish in Sandy Springs!
April through October; Annually
The Sandy Springs Farmers Market – where friends and neighbors gather to share the experience of a community farmers market.
Connect with local and regional farmers and experience the difference of freshly-picked fruit and vegetables. Sip a cup of freshly brewed coffee while you enjoy a crepe cooked right before your eyes, or an artisan pizza incorporating local ingredients is prepared for you. Sit for a while and learn from a master-chef while they demonstrate their cooking techniques, and then sample ... Learn More
Every September for over 25 years, this two-day, mega annual event in Sandy Springs has attracted more than 20,000 people. Festival highlights include an extensive artists’ market, business & civic expo, children’s park, fast-paced Doug Kessler Lightning 10K & 5K, food court and heritage education area.
SANDY SPRINGS FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS
Juried Artists’ Market
Stroll through a large array of art booths and check out the hand-made jewelry, fine art, distinctive crafts and unique gifts.
Business & Civic Expo
Browse through booths from local businesses ... Learn More
This "shopping-for-a-cause," annual event will feature sixty-five superior, international vendors, who are offering unique products and gifts. This not-to-miss holiday mart should be at the top of your shopping list! Experience two full days of shopping in a festive, "winter wonderland" atmosphere. For more information on the event or to add yourself as a featured vendor, please call 404-222-0044 or visit http://www.sandyspringssociety.org. Learn More
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