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This Weekend in Atlanta

daily-escape-atlanta-piedmont-park_596x334There are loads of exciting events going on in Atlanta this weekend!  Enjoy the cool fall temperatures and spend some time at one of these family-friendly activities.

The Center for Puppetry Arts is presenting Peter Pan on stage, with shows scheduled on Saturday and Sunday.  Kids and adults alike will adore this whimsical classic fairytale, complete with original music and artistry.  Arrive early or stay after to make your own puppet at the Create-a-Puppet Workshop!  Tickets cost $16.50.  Click here for more details.

The Green Market at Piedmont Park is a one-of-a-kind urban farmers’ market, featuring homemade goods, cooking demonstrations, children’s activities, and, of course, fresh local produce!  The Green Market will take place near the northeast park entrance.  Bring the family on Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm for this free event.  Click here for more information.

Don’t miss the unique exhibit, Nature Connects: LEGO® in the Garden, at the NEW extension to the Atlantic Botanical Garden in Gainesville.  This exhibit features larger-than-life sculptures of a variety of garden creatures and flowers, built with nearly 400,000 LEGO® bricks!  Admission to the garden is $18.95 for adults and $12.95 for children (ages 3 and under are free). Click here for more details.

Head to Stone Mountain Park for the 43rd Annual Highland Games!  Celebrate all things Scottish with Highland dancing and music, and athletic games and activities for the whole family.   Admission is $17 for adults, and $6 for children ages 4 to 8; children under 4 are free.  Click here for more information.

This is just a sampling of the incredible activities that happen in Atlanta year-round.  If you are looking for a new home in the Atlanta area, be sure to visit new homes by Richardson Housing Group (RHG)!  For more information on our new home communities in Gwinnett and Jackson Counties, including available homes, photos, floorplans, and more, visit us online at To keep up-to-date on the latest news and offerings by RHG Homes, check us out on Facebook at You can also catch up with us on Twitter and see footage of our beautiful new homes and communities on YouTube!


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