Events and Restaurants for Thanksgiving 2019 in Atlanta, GA
With the holiday season in full swing, Thanksgiving gives us a time to gather with friends and family and to reflect on what’s really important in life. Thankfully, the Atlanta area offers a wide range of activities and eateries perfect for celebrating the season. To help you plan out this year’s festivities, here’s a list of events and restaurants for Thanksgiving 2019 in Atlanta, GA.
Events and Activities for Thanksgiving 2019
When: Sunday, November 24 – Thursday, November 28
Where: Southern Company Amphitheater
Join the Georgia World Congress Center Authority for the exciting return of the Atlanta Chinese Lantern Festival. This year’s “Into the Wild”-themed celebration will feature handcrafted lanterns of over 25 species of animals, both land and sea, with a special focus on endangered species. For the first time, the event will also introduce interactive lanterns that visitors can touch and experience up close. Visitors can also enjoy performances from acrobatics, dancers, theatre and more through the night
When: Thursday, November 28 at 7:30 am
Where: Georgia State Stadium, 755 Hank Aaron Drive, Atlanta, GA
Looking to burn off some calories before gorging yourself on savory Thanksgiving cuisine? Sweat it out in the Invesco QQQ Thanksgiving Day Half Marathon & 5K. After you conquer the course, stick around for the post-race celebration inside Georgia State Stadium.
Restaurants Serving on Thanksgiving
We all love a good Thanksgiving meal, but spending hours in the kitchen prepping turkey and a smorgasbord of sides isn’t for everyone. Lock in a reservation at any of these Atlanta-area restaurants and leave the cooking and cleaning to the experts.
- Hard Rock Café
- STK Atlanta
- Milton’s Cuisine & Cocktails
- Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
- Hudson Grille Sandy Springs
- Bogartz Food Artz
- Ray’s on the River
- CRÚ Food & Wine Bar
- HOBNOB Neighborhood Tavern
- The Public House
- Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse
- Waldorf Astoria Atlanta Buckhead
- Southern Art and Bourbon Bar
- Atkins Park Restaurant & Bar
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