5 things to do: A Night For T.I.E.S. - October 09 2017
What's happening in Atlanta today
Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia - 75 Bennett St. N.W. Atlanta, GA 30309 11 a.m.
The next photography exhibit opening at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia has been carefully selected for the past eight years. Fast Forward // Rewind features a selection of 19 photographers who were selected as "ones to watch," highlighting video, installation and still photography created by those artists from the '70s to present day. The artists include Holly Andres, Teri Darnell, Martine Gutierrez and Deepanjan Mukhopadhyay. Opening reception: Fri., Aug. 4, 6 p.m. Through Oct. 14.
The Masquerade - 75 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive S.W. Atlanta, GA 30303 $20. 7 p.m.
Monday Night Garage - 933 Lee St. S.W. Atlanta, GA 30310 $40-$50. 6 p.m.
Join the Boys and Girls Club of Metro Atlanta for celebration of the power of arts, innovation, and expression. Tickets include beer, food, and silent auction. All proceeds from this event will fund the new John H. Harland Boys & Girls Club: The Innovation & Expression Studio (T.I.E.S.). Slated to open late 2018, this new Club will serve as the Arts and Innovation hub for the entire Boys & Girls Club network in Atlanta and the Westside community, reaching more than 200 kids and teens each day and nearly 10,000 each year.
Center for Puppetry Arts - 1401 Spring St. N.W. Atlanta, GA 30309 $18.25-$24.50. 8 p.m.
For those who are not so faint of heart (and 18+), this horror theater performance will bring back fan favorite ghost stories that established The Ghastly Dreadfuls as a cult classic. The chilling cast has a few new tricks up their sleeves as well. The show will be complete with spooky song and dance, storytelling and puppetry complimented by a wine and beer bar.
MJCCA Zaban Park - 5342 Tilly Mill Road Atlanta, GA 30338 Free. 10:30 a.m.
The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta invites children of all ages to come and play outside in the Sukkah, a hand-crafted shelter built for the annual Sukkot festival. There will be snacks, crafts, and storytelling in the Sukkah.