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WEEKEND EVENTS: Renaissance Festival, Bark for Life and Booksale

WEEKEND EVENTS: Renaissance Festival, Bark for Life and Booksale

FAYETTEVILLE -- There are tons of fun events going on this weekend, in your area. We’ve listed a few of them for you to check out with your family and friends.

The Georgia Renaissance Festival is coming to an end. The annual, exciting, time-traveling fest offers jesters, jousting, juggling and a lot more. The festival runs Saturdays and Sundays (and Memorial Day) through June 5.

The city is inviting all to come out to Riverdale's Friday Night Flicks. The movies will begin around 8:45 p.m. in Riverdale Town Center’s Amphitheatre.  Pack a lunch and bring you chairs and blankets. Disney movie, the Princess and the Frog, will be showing on the big screen.

The American Cancer Society’s “Bark for Life” will be held on Saturday at June 4 at Drake Field by City Hall. Part of Relay for Life, Bark for Life is a fundraising event that honors the care-giving qualities of canine companions.

YUM! $15 for a Kids' Cupcake Decorating Class at The Cup ($29 value)

YUM! $15 for a Kids' Cupcake Decorating Class at The Cup ($29 value)

This delicious deal is a fun and sweet activity for Father's Day or a group of friends! Enjoy yummy cupcakes while creating mini dessert masterpieces. (ages 4 and up) with Today’s Scoop: CLICK HERE TO PAY ONLY $15 for a kids' cupcake decorating class at The Cup – a new Gourmet Cupcake cafe in Brookhaven ($29 value).

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Bring on the birds with Pike Nurseries

Bring on the birds with Pike Nurseries

DULUTH, Ga. -- Feeling caged in with a boring landscape?

Break free with expert advice from Pike Nurseries.

On Saturday, June 4, fledgling birdwatchers and experienced gardeners alike are invited to flock to any Metro Atlanta Pike Nurseries location for a free class on attracting birds to yards.

From 10 a.m.

WEEKEND EVENTS: 5K's, Farmers Market and "The Beach"

WEEKEND EVENTS: 5K's, Farmers Market and "The Beach"

PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. –There are tons of fun events going on this weekend, in your area. We’ve listed a few of them for you to check out with your family and friends.

The Glenloch Pool on Stevens Entry will open on Saturday, May 28 for the summer season. The pool will be open Monday – Friday from 1:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.; Saturday, 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.; and Sunday, 1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. The City contracts with USA Pools to manage the Pebble Pocket and Clover Reach Pools for lessons and pool rentals. For lessons or reservations, contact USA Pools at 770-631-8552.

The PTC Running Club is hosting this Run/Walk/Phantom in honor of Ashley Kurpiel. The race will be held at the Fred.

Happy indeed: Half-price Frappuccinos during Starbucks Happy Hour

Happy indeed: Half-price Frappuccinos during Starbucks Happy Hour

ATLANTA -- Happy Friday! Celebrate the start of the weekend with a half-price however-you-want-it Frappuccino from Starbucks.

On May 6, participating Starbucks stores will hold the first Frappuccino Happy Hour from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. All flavors and sizes of the popular blended coffee drink are half-price during Happy Hour.

Starbucks is also bringing back two coconut drinks for summer.

The Mocha Coconut Frappuccino is a signature flavor in the chain's Hawaii stores.

DEA ATLANTA hosts 2nd pill takeback event on April 30th

DEA ATLANTA hosts 2nd pill takeback event on April 30th

Atlanta, GA --  On April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and numerous state and local law enforcement agencies will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.  You can bring your medications for disposal to numerous sites across the state and the metro Atlanta area.

WEEKEND EVENTS: Earth Day and Easter Eggs

WEEKEND EVENTS: Earth Day and Easter Eggs

SOUTH METRO AREA – There are tons of fun events going on this weekend, in your area. We’ve listed a few of them for you to check out with your family and friends.

Celebrate Earth Day at the Riverdale Town Centre from 5:00 to 9:00p p.m. on Friday, April 22. The event will showcase different local vendors and actives that will enhance the environment.

Join the Peactreee City Community for their annual Easter Egg Hunt. The event will be held on Saturday, April 23 at Shakerag Knoll on McIntosh Trail. Everyone will be admitted for free, to this event. Fire trucks will be on display and children will be able to partake in games, face painting and jumping in the moonwalk. Festivities began at 9:00 a.m.

The Main Street Academy in College Park will host their Spring Festival on Saturday, also. This outdoor festival includes karaoke, moonwalks, carnival games, food, a silent auction and prizes. Tickets to this event costs $10 and every ticket includes unlimited play.