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The Blue Angels precision flying
team will be the main attraction of the Great Georgia Air Show, Oct.
31-Nov. 1. About 90,000 spectators are expected at the two-day show at
Falcon Field in Peachtree City. CONTRIBUTED BY U.S. NAVY

Spectacular stunts and precision manuevers fill the sky at the Great
Georgia Air Show, and haunted houses and other Halloween fun is on the
agenda all over the metro Atlanta area.

FAIRS, FESTIVALS, ETC. 
Greater South Fulton County Fair. Through Nov. 1. 43459 Riverdale Road, College Park. www.facebook.com/greatersouthfultoncountyfair.
Costumes on the Woof. A
benefit for Angels Among Us Pet Rescue. 6 p.m. Oct. 29. $25; $20 in
advance; dogs complimentary with their human. Loews Hotel Atlanta, 1065
Peachtree Road N.E., Atlanta. loewsatlanta.xorbia.com/2015-costumes-on-the-woof.
Walker Stalker Con Atlanta. Oct.
30-Nov. 1. Daily general admission tickets are $35 for Friday, Oct. 30;
$55 for Saturday, Oct. 31 (when most of the stars will be there); and
$45 for Sunday, Nov. 1. A two-day pass is $90 for Saturday and Sunday
(Oct. 31-Nov. 1) and a three-day pass is $120. Georgia World Congress
Center, 285 Andrew Young International Blvd. N.W., Atlanta. walkerstalkercon.com/atlanta.
Howl On The Green. 6-10 p.m. Oct. 30. Duluth Town Green, 3167 Main St, Duluth. www.duluthga.net.
Paws in the Park 2015. A
dog walk and expo benefitting Atlanta Pet Rescue & Adoption. Noon-5
p.m. Nov. 1. Brook Run Park, 4770 N. Peachtree Road, Dunwoody. www.pawsintheparkatlanta.com.
Atlanta Lobster Festival. 1-6 p.m. Nov. 1. $40; VIP $100. Candler Park, 1500 McLendon Ave. N.E. (at Candler Park Drive), Atlanta. www.atlantalobsterfestival.com.
Great Georgia Air Show featuring the Blue Angels. 9 a.m. Oct. 31-Nov. 1. $25; $15 ages 6-12; $5 ages 3-5. Falcon Field, 7 Falcon Drive, Peachtree City. www.thegreatgeorgiaairshow.com.
Day of the Dead, Dia de los Muertos. Noon-5 p.m. Nov. 1. Free. Atlanta History Center, 130 West Paces Ferry Road N.W., Atlanta. atlantahistorycenter.com.

BarkWorld Conference & Expo 2015. Nov. 5-7. $179-$199. Loews Hotel Atlanta, 1065 Peachtree Road N.E., Atlanta. www.barkworldexpo.com.
Book Festival of the MJCCA. Nov.
5-22. All-access series ticket $145; individual event prices vary.
Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta, 5342 Tilly Mill Road,
Dunwoody. 678-812-4005, www.atlantajcc.org.
2015 BronzeLens Film Festival. Nov.
5-8. Festival pass: $250; one-day festival passes $125; screening
passes $10 daily. Hyatt Regency Atlanta, 265 Peachtree Center Avenue,
Atlanta. bronzelens.com.

ARTucker. A
marketplace for local artists. 6-9 p.m. Nov. 6; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 7.
Free admission. Tucker Recreational Center, 4898 LaVista Road, Tucker. www.facebook.com/Artuckerga.
IrishFest Atlanta. Nov.
6-7. $70; Saturday only pass $35; other tickets available just for
concerts and other events. Wyndham Atlanta Galleria, 6345 Powers Ferry
Road N.W., Atlanta. irishtraditionsatlanta.org/irishfest.
Cagle’s Haunted Barn. Through Oct. 31. $12. Cagle’s Family Farm, 362 Stringer Road, Canton. www.cagleshauntedbarn.com.
13 Stories Haunted House. Through Nov. 13. $25-$55. 320 Temple Ave., Newnan. www.13storieshauntedhouse.com.
Netherworld. Through Nov. 7. $22-$55. 6624 Dawson Boulevard, Norcross. 404-608-2484, www.fearworld.com.
Stone Mountain Park’s Pumpkin Festival. Through Oct. 25. Adventure pass $19.95-$24.95; daily parking $15. Stone Mountain Park, U.S. 78, Stone Mountain. www.stonemountainpark.com.
Fright Fest. Through Nov. 1. $43.99-$50.99. Six Flags Over Georgia 275 Riverside Parkway, Atlanta. www.sixflags.com/overgeorgia.
Paranoia Haunted House. Through Nov. 1. $20-$40. 2075 Marietta Highway, Canton. www.paranoiahaunt.com.
Fear the Woods. Haunted barn, haunted trail, zombie paintball hayride and more. Through Nov. 1. 3565 N. Highway 155, Stockbridge. fearthewoods.com.

PERFORMING ARTS 
“Informed Consent.” Deborah
Zoe Laufer’s new play is about a genetic anthropologist whose research
on a Native American tribe is motivated by personal issues. Through Nov.
8. $25-$30. Horizon Theatre, 1083 Austin Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.horizontheatre.com.Read our review of “Informed Consent” here.
The Sleepy Hollow Experience.” Through Nov. 1. $25. Serenbe Playhouse, 10950 Hutchesons Ferry Road, Chattahoochee Hills. 770-463-1110, serenbeplayhouse.com.
“The Crucible.” Through Nov. 1. $18-$39. Atlanta Shakespeare Company at the New American Shakespeare Tavern, 499 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. www.shakespearetavern.com. 
“The Ghastly Dreadfuls: Raising Spirits.” Through Oct. 31. $25. Ages 18 and up. Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. N.W., Atlanta. www.puppet.org.
“Reefer Madness the Musical.” Through Nov. 1. $20. Oglethorpe University Theatre at Conant Performing Arts Center, 4484 Peachtree Road, Atlanta. www.facebook.com/OglethorpeTheatre.
“Dracula.” Through Nov. 1. $10-$15. Newnan Theatre Company, 24 First Ave., Newnan. www.newnantheatre.org.
“Grace and Glorie.” by
Tom Ziegler. Through Nov. 1. $20; $17 in advance. Academy Theatre at
Stockbridge Community Arts Center, 146 Burke St., Stockbridge. www.academytheatre.org.
Mel Brooks’ “Young Frankenstein.” Musical
based on the Mel Brooks comedy. Through Nov. 8. $38-$58. Atlanta Lyric
Theatre at the Cobb County Civic Center, 548 S. Marietta Parkway S.E.,
Marietta. atlantalyrictheatre.com.
“The 3 Little Pigs & More.” Through Nov. 8. $16.50. Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St. N.W., Atlanta. www.puppet.org.
“Fetch Clay, Make Man.” Presented
by True Colors Theatre Company. Through Nov. 2. $20-$50. Southwest Arts
Center, 915 New Hope Road, Atlanta. 877-725-8849, www.truecolorstheatre.org.
“The Thrush & the Woodpecker.” Through Nov. 15. $21.60- $43.20. Actor’s Express, 887 W. Marietta St., Atlanta. www.actors-express.com.
Margaret Cho. 8 p.m. Oct. 29. $29.50-$49.50. Tabernacle, 152 Luckie St. N.W., Atlanta. www.tabernacleatl.com.
“De Cachetito Raspado (Cheek to Stubbled Cheek).” Presented
by Bent Frequency & PromoMusica International. 8 p.m. Oct. 29.
Free. Rialto Center for the Arts, 80 Forsyth St. N.W., Atlanta.
461-312-0371, rialtocenter.org.
“ThanksKilling the Musical.” Oct. 29-Nov. 28. $10.50-$22.50. 7 Stages Theatre, 1105 Euclid Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.dadsgarage.com.
“Tell Me My Dream.” Written
by Pearl Cleage especially for middle schoolers. Oct. 31-Nov. 8.
$15-$25. Alliance Theatre, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St.
N.E., Atlanta. www.alliancetheatre.org.
“Chattrapati Shivaji – Great Indian Hero.” 2:30 p.m. Oct. 31. $12- $27. Infinite Energy Theater, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. www.infiniteenergycenter.com.
So You Think You Can Dance. 8 p.m. Oct. 31. $42-$62. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta. www.cobbenergycentre.com.
“The Reluctant Dragon.” Presented
by Birmingham Children’s Theatre. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Nov. 1. $10-$15.
Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta, 5342 Tilly Mill Road,
Dunwoody. www.atlantajcc.org.
“Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella.” Nov. 3-8. $30-$135. Fox Theatre, 660 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. foxtheatre.org.
“Letters From The Front.” Nov. 4-Dec. 6. $20-$35. Theatre in the Square, 11 Whitlock Ave, Marietta. www.theatreinthesquare.com.
“Romeo and Juliet.” Nov. 5. $23-$35. Georgia Ensemble Theatre at Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St., Roswell. get.org.
“Heaven Bound.” Nov. 6-7. $15. Big Bethel AME Church, 220 Auburn Ave., Atlanta. 404-827-9707, www.bigbethelame.org.
“Blackberry Winter.” Nov. 6-22. $21.60- $33.48. Actor’s Express, 887 W. Marietta St., Atlanta. www.actors-express.com.
“Guys and Dolls.” Presented by Act3 Productions. Nov. 6-21. $15-$30. Act3 Productions, 6285 Roswell Road N.E., Sandy Springs. 770-241-1905, www.act3productions.org.
“Company.” Nov. 6-22. $22-$30. Out of Box Theatre at Artisan Resource Center, 585 Cobb Parkway S., Suite A-1, Marietta. www.outofboxtheatre.com.

MUSIC
Modest Mouse. 8 p.m. Oct. 28. $29.50-$49.50. Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, 2200 Encore Parkway, Alpharetta. www.vzwamp.com.
Rory Block. 8:30 p.m. Oct. 28. $22-$25. Red Light Café, 553-1 Amsterdam Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.redlightcafe.com.
The Sheepdogs. 8:30 p.m. Oct. 28. $15-$18. Vinyl, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.
Peaches. 9 pm. Oct. 29. $20. Terminal West, 887 W. Marietta St. N.W., Atlanta. www.terminalwestatl.com.
The Law Band. Oct. 29. $8 in advance. Smith’s Olde Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.
Bob Moses. 9:30 p.m. Oct. 29. $12. Aisle 5, 1123 Euclid Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.bowerysouth.com.
Yacht Rock Revue. 9:30 p.m. Oct. 29. $15-$40. Venkman’s, 740 Ralph McGill Boulevard N.E., Atlanta. venkmans.com.
Bronze Radio Return. 8:30 p.m. Oct. 29. $10-$12. Vinyl, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.
Blue Oyster Cult. 8:30 p.m. Oct. 30. $40-$45. Variety Playhouse, 1099 Euclid Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.variety-playhouse.com.
Lalah Hathaway. 8 and 11 p.m. Oct. 30. $35-$55. Center Stage, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.
The B-52s Halloween Scream.  8 p.m. Oct. 30. $36.50-$121.50. Fox Theatre, 660 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. foxtheatre.org.
Beverly “Guitar” Watkins. 8:30 p.m. Oct. 30. $10-$35. Steve’s Live Music, 234 Hildebrand Drive, Sandy Springs. www.steveslivemusic.com.
The Sundogs with Glen Pridgen Band. Oct. 30. $10 in advance. Smith’s Olde Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.
An Evening with Bassists Edgar Meyer and Christian McBride. 8 p.m. Oct. 30. $50. Emory University’s Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, 1700 North Decatur Road, Atlanta. arts.emory.edu.
2015 Bands of America Regionals. Oct. 30. $18-$51. Georgia Dome, 1 Georgia Dome Drive N.W., Atlanta. www.gadome.com.
Iron Pour 2015 featuring Michelle Malone. 6 p.m. Oct. 30 (Malone plays at 9 p.m.). $10. Railroad Earth, 1467 Oxford Road N.E., Atlanta. ironpour2015.brownpapertickets.com.
Tinsley Ellis, Jameson Elder. 8 p.m. Oct. 30. $25-$30. Eddie Owen Presents at Red Clay Music Foundry, 3116 Main St., Duluth. 404-478-2749, www.eddieowenpresents.com.
OG 97.9 Classic Hip Hop with Sugarhill Gang, Grandmaster’s Furious Five, Kool Moe D, Kurtis Blow. 8 p.m. Oct. 30. $32.50. Tabernacle, 152 Luckie St. N.W., Atlanta. www.tabernacleatl.com..
Shawn Phillips. 8 p.m. Oct. 30. $30; $25 in advance. Red Light Café, 553-1 Amsterdam Avenue, Atlanta. www.redlightcafe.com.
Whitey Morgan. 8:15 p.m. Oct. 30. $15-$75. Terminal West, 887 W. Marietta St. N.W., Atlanta. www.terminalwestatl.com.
Lady Lamb. 9 p.m. Oct. 30. $14; $12 in advance. The EARL, 488 Flat Shoals Ave. S.E., Atlanta. www.badearl.com.
Wolf Eyes, Timmy’s Organism. 9 p.m. Oct. 31. $10. The EARL, 488 Flat Shoals Ave. S.E., Atlanta. www.badearl.com.
ATL Collective presents Michael Jackson’s Thriller. 10 p.m. Oct. 30 and Oct. 31. $15-$20. Vinyl, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.
The Black Lips. 8:30 p.m. Oct. 31. $20-$22.50. Variety Playhouse, 1099 Euclid Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.variety-playhouse.com.
Elephante. Oct. 31. $30 in advance; $150 VIP Tables. Smith’s Olde Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra: Halloween Hijinks. Music
from the “Harry Potter” films, and spooky symphonic tunes such as “The
Sorcerer’s Apprentice” and “Night on Bald Mountain.” Costume-wearing
kids can compete in a contest, and they have the opportunity to get up
close and personal with the instruments before the show with the
Instrument Petting Zoo. 2 p.m. Oct. 31. $15-$20. Symphony Hall, 1280
Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-733-4900, atlantasymphony.org.
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra: Danny Elfman’s Music From the Films of Tim Burton. 8 p.m. Oct. 31. $20-$65. Symphony Hall, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-733-4900, atlantasymphony.org.
Jarabe de Palo: Special early acoustic show. Oct. 31. $35 in advance; $150 VIP tables. Smith’s Olde Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.
Jarabe de Palo: Late show. Oct. 31. $35 in advance; $150 VIP tables. Smith’s Olde Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.
Lil Dicky. 9 p.m. Oct. 31. The Loft. $22; $95 VIP. The Loft, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.
Kat Edmondson. 8 p.m. Nov. 1. $25-$28. Eddie’s Attic, 515-B N. McDonough St., Decatur. eddiesattic.com.
Max. 8 p.m. Nov. 1. $15. Vinyl, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.
Dan Bern. Nov. 1. $10 in advance. Smith’s Olde Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.
The Features. 8 p.m. Nov. 1. $12. The EARL, 488 Flat Shoals Ave. S.E., Atlanta. www.badearl.com.
The Tenors at Symphony Hall. 7 p.m. Nov. 1. $47.50-$67.50. Symphony Hall, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. www.atlantasymphony.org.
Soul Asylum, Meat Puppets. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2. $20. The Masquerade, 695 North Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.masqueradeatlanta.com.
Django Django. 9 p.m. Nov. 2. $25. Terminal West, 887 W. Marietta St. N.W., Atlanta. www.terminalwestatl.com.
Tommy Castro & The Painkillers. Nov.
2. Doors open at 7 p.m. in $20 advance; $100 VIP Tables. Smith’s Olde
Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.
Chance the Rapper. 8 p.m. Nov. 2. Sold out. Tabernacle, 152 Luckie St. N.W., Atlanta. tabernacleatl.com.
Everclear. 8 p.m. Nov. 3. $30; $25 in advance. The Loft, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.
The Coathangers, Birth Defects, Paralyzer. 9 p.m. Nov. 3. $10. Star Bar, 437 Moreland Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.starbaratlanta.com.
Youth Lagoon. 8:30 p.m. Nov. 4. $15-$18. Terminal West, 887 W. Marietta St. N.W., Atlanta. www.terminalwestatl.com.
Odesza. 9 p.m. Nov. 4. $22. The Masquerade, 695 North Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.masqueradeatlanta.com.
Langhorne Slim & The Law. 8 p.m. Nov. 4. $18-$21. Variety Playhouse, 1099 Euclid Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.variety-playhouse.com.
Allen Stone with Bernhoft. 8 p.m. Nov. 4. $22-$25. Center Stage, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.
Sufjan Stevens. 8 p.m. Nov. 5. $36-$41. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta. www.cobbenergycentre.com.
Chris Robinson Brotherhood. 8 p.m. Nov. 5. $20. Variety Playhouse, 1099 Euclid Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.variety-playhouse.com.
Ben Folds. 8 p.m. Nov. 5. $32.50-$36.50. Tabernacle, 152 Luckie St. N.W., Atlanta. tabernacleatl.com.
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Beethoven’s
Symphony No. 7 and the world premiere of Jonathan Leshnoff’s Symphony
No. 2 (“Innerspace”). 8 p.m. Nov. 5 and 7. $20-$79. Symphony Hall,
Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. www.atlantasymphony.org.
Big Sam’s Funky Nation. Nov. 6. $10 in advance; $75 VIP Tables. Smith’s Olde Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.
Wanda Sykes. 8 p.m. Nov. 6. $36.50-$62. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta. www.cobbenergycentre.com.
Tenth Avenue North with Sidewalk Prophets and Dan Bremnes. 7 p.m. Nov. 6. $25. Variety Playhouse, 1099 Euclid Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.variety-playhouse.com.
Milk Carton Kids. 8 p.m. Nov. 6. $25.50-$45.50. Symphony Hall, Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-733-4900, www.atlantasymphony.org.
Lettuce. 9 p.m. Nov. 6. $25; $20 in advance. Buckhead Theatre, 3110 Roswell Road N.E., Atlanta. www.thebuckheadtheatre.com.
Young Rising Sons. 8 p.m. Nov. 6. $16-$18. The Loft, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta. www.centerstage-atlanta.com.
War. 8 p.m. Nov. 7. $35.50-$39.50. Variety Playhouse, 1099 Euclid Ave. N.E., Atlanta. www.variety-playhouse.com.
The Rainmen & Radar. Nov. 7. $15 in advance; $100 VIP. Smith’s Olde Bar, 1578 Piedmont Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-875-1522, www.smithsoldebar.com.
America’s Got Talent Live: The All-Stars Tour. 8 p.m. Nov. 7. $22-$47. Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta. www.cobbenergycentre.com.
An Evening of Experimental Music with Ensemble Variances and Sonic Generator. 8 p.m. Nov. 9. Free. Georgia Tech’s Ferst Center for the Arts, 349 Ferst Drive N.W., Atlanta. www.sonicgenerator.gatech.edu.

VISUAL ARTS  
“Habsburg Splendor Masterpieces from Vienna’s Imperial Collections.” Oct.
18-Jan. 17. $19.50; $16.50 students and seniors 65 and older; $12
children 6-17; free for children 5 and younger. High Museum of Art, 1280
Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. 404-733-4444, www.high.org.
“Rites.” Groups
show that focuses on black masculinity and rites of passage. Through
Dec. 6. Free. Bernard A. Zuckerman Museum of Art, 492 Prillaman Way,
Kennesaw. 470-578-3223, zuckerman.kennesaw.eduRead our review here.
“The Waters and the Wild”: Alen MacWeeney Photographs of Ireland. Includes
images inspired by the poetry of W.B. Yeats. Through Jan. 3. $6-$8.
Michael C. Carlos Museum, 571 S. Kilgo Circle N.E., Atlanta. www.carlos.emory.edu.
“Filming the Camps, John Ford, Samuel Fuller, George Stevens: From Hollywood to Nuremberg.” Through
Nov. 20. $16.50 adults, $13 seniors 65+, students 13+, $11 youth 4-12,
free for members and children under 4. Atlanta History Center, 130 West
Paces Ferry Road, NW. 404-814-4000, www.atlantahistorycenter.comRead our review here.
“Seriously Silly! The Art & Whimsy of Mo Willems.” Through Jan. 10. $12-$19.50. High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. high.orgRead more about Mo Willems here.
“Los Trompos” (“The Spinning Tops”). An
installation from Mexican designers Ignacio Cadena and Héctor Esrawe
featuring more than 40 three-dimensional, larger-than-life tops/rides in
a variety of colors and shapes. Through Nov. 29. Free. Outside the High
Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta. www.high.orgRead more about Los Trompos here.
“Bobby Jones: The Game of Life.” Through Nov. 30. Free. Schatten Gallery at the Robert Woodruff Library, Emory University, 540 Asbury Circle, Atlanta. web.library.emory.edu 
“Bodies … The Exhibition.” Ongoing. $16-$24. Premier Exhibition Center at Atlantic Station, 265 18th St., Atlanta. 866-866-8265, www.atlanticstation.com.

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