Yellow Daisy Fest highlights another busy Atlanta weekend

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METRO ATLANTA -- It's another packed weekend across the area.

Here are some of the events happening where you live.

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Yellow Daisy Festival
Stone Mountain Park
Sept. 6-9. Thurs.-Fri. and Sun., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.;
Sat., 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Visit this award-winning festival and look forward to leaving with plenty of fond memories. Enjoy live music and plenty of food, shop and browse hundreds of booths for arts, crafts and creative gifts - and much more. 

Georgia Bridal Show
Sunday September 9, 12:00 PM
Come out to the Gwinnett Convention Center for the Georgia Bridal Show, eaturing 75 exhibit booths of wedding vendors, a fashion show and more.
Cost: $10-$15
Phone: (404) 249-6400 

Great Atlanta Beer Fest
Turner Field
Saturday September 8, 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
We are proud to announce that the Great Atlanta Beer Fest at Turner Field will return in 2012. This year's festival will be Saturday, September 8th. Turner Field will provide an outstanding atmosphere for what will soon be the biggest beer festival in all of Atlanta. We will feature 150+ different beers to sample from Atlanta, the Southeast, and all over America. We are adding a small selection of wines this year, and we'll also have a healthy list of ciders available.

Saturday September 8, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Gainesville, GA will host the TNA IMPACT WRESTLING World Tour presented by Direct Auto Insurance on Saturday, September 8. Impact Superstars hit the Georgia Mountains Center at 7:30 pm. Fans that purchase a $50 ticket will receive a special meet and greet with IMPACT WRESTLING Superstars at 5:30 pm!* (Redeemable with ticket the night of the show; offer only applies to $50 tickets.)
Meet and Greet 5:30PM (Only applies to $50 tickets)
Doors open 6:30PM
Showtime 7:30PM

Paws and Planes Festival Marietta Museum of History
550 Perrin Rd., Marietta
Sept. 8. Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 
Load the car with the family and bring the dog, too. This full day of fun includes helicopter rides, food, live music and a raffle to benefit homeless pets. Pet adoptions will be available. 

Grandparents Day Ice Cream Social
Chattahoochee Nature Center
9135 Willeo Rd., Roswell
Sept. 9. 1-3 p.m. 
Celebrate grandmas and grandpas with an old-fashioned ice cream social among the critters and greenery at the Chattahoochee Nature Center. Regular admission still applies, but the Bruster's ice cream is free to all grandparents; all others pay $3 for ice cream. 

'What Moves You' Community Healthy Living Day 
Atlanta Ballet Michael C. Carlos Dance Centre 
1695 Marietta Blvd. NW, Atlanta 
Sept. 9. Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 
Parents and kids can put on their dancing shoes and attend free classes in different genres of dance, including hip-hop, jazz and ballet. Learn about healthy eating habits and watch dance performances by a professional dance group. 

LAST CHANCE! The Big Adventure
Children's Museum of Atlanta
Through Sept. 9. Thurs.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; 
Sat.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 
It's your last chance to watch the kids crawl and sprawl through the rock walls and tunnels of the Big Adventure, the popular summer exhibit at the Children's Museum. 

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