Oct
5
Sat
POLO IN THE PINES @ Atlanta Polo Club
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day
POLO IN THE PINES @ Atlanta Polo Club

This high-spirited, two-day charity polo event at the Atlanta Polo Club benefits pediatric cancer research at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. The elegant, high-style afternoon features an exciting polo match, culinary presentations throughout the day, handcrafted cocktails, live music, Legacy Luncheon, silent and live auction, champagne sabering and the time-honored polo tradition of “stomping the divots.” choa.org.

THE ART OF CARING RECEPTION & FETE
Oct 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
THE ART OF CARING RECEPTION & FETE

6-10 PM. Mix and mingle at this reception-style benefit for Caring for Others, with international foods, specialty cocktails, live music and dancing, and live and silent auctions. caring4others.org. 404/761-0133.

A TIMELESS AFFAIR 2019: SECRETS OF THE SILK ROAD @ Fernbank
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 12:00 am
A TIMELESS AFFAIR 2019: SECRETS OF THE SILK ROAD @ Fernbank

6:30 PM-midnight. Fernbank’s signature black-tie gala, honoring Eve McClatchey Saunders, includes a cocktail hour, seated dinner, live and silent auctions, live music and dancing. Contact Ruthie Stein at 404/929-6328 or ruthie.stein@fernbankmuseum.org. fernbankmuseum.org.

LATIN FEVER BALL @ InterContinental Atlanta
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm
LATIN FEVER BALL @ InterContinental Atlanta

7 PM. The Latin American Association presents its 30th annual gala at the InterContinental Atlanta. This festive black-tie fundraiser features Latin cuisine, live and silent auctions with unique travel experiences, dancing and entertainment. Benefits the programs and services of LAA. 404/471-1892. ereyes@thelaa.org.

Oct
10
Thu
FOUR PILLAR TRIBUTE @ Georgia World Congress Center
Oct 10 all-day
FOUR PILLAR TRIBUTE @ Georgia World Congress Center

This prestigious gala for the Council for Quality Growth will be held in the Georgia Ballroom of the Georgia World Congress Center. Larry Gellerstedt III will receive the distinguished Four Pillar Tribute Award, which recognizes an outstanding individual in the region who demonstrates the “Four Pillars” of leadership: quality, responsibility, vision and integrity. fourpillartribute.com. councilforqualitygrowth.org.

ATLANTA’S WOMEN OF DISTINCTION @ The Fox Theatre
Oct 10 @ 7:30 am
ATLANTA’S WOMEN OF DISTINCTION @ The Fox Theatre

7:30 AM. Held at the Fox Theatre, this annual event for the March of Dimes in Georgia recognizes and honors women in the Atlanta area for their dedication to community service. Guests include directors, CEOs and other executive leaders from local corporations and government agencies, as well as those who have helped shape the community. Contact Kristin Stanley at kstanley@marchofdimes.org. 404/720-5305. marchofdimes.org.

Oct
12
Sat
BARK & BOOGIE BALL
Oct 12 all-day
BARK & BOOGIE BALL

The premier fundraiser for the Humane Society of Forsyth County No-Kill Shelter, this annual black-tie event features a gourmet dinner, open bar, live music, dancing, and silent and live auctions. forsythpets.org. 404/202-3077.

Oct
13
Sun
HARVEST ON THE HOOCH @ Chattahoochee Nature Center
Oct 13 all-day
HARVEST ON THE HOOCH @ Chattahoochee Nature Center

Chattahoochee Nature Center’s farm-to-table garden party tasting event features top-notch restaurants, live bluegrass and Southern-style family fun. This annual outdoor event celebrates the vital connections between the garden and the plate, while raising funds for the Chattahoochee Nature Center’s Unity Garden. 770/992-2055 x 226. harvestonthehooch.org.

Oct
19
Sat
BLUE JEAN BALL
Oct 19 all-day
BLUE JEAN BALL

Join the Atlanta Police Foundation to celebrate the accomplishments of the Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta program at this 9th annual ball, held at a private Buckhead residence. Throw on your favorite pair of jeans and prepare for a fabulous night of good food, great music and memorable moments under the stars. Contact Sarah Walker at swalker@atlantapolicefoundation.org.

HEARTS AND HANDS GALA @ Flourish Atlanta
Oct 19 all-day
HEARTS AND HANDS GALA @ Flourish Atlanta

This 11th annual black-tie party at Flourish Atlanta will feature a seated dinner, live entertainment, and live and silent auctions. The event is presented by The Coca-Cola Company and benefits Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities. Honorees are Helen and Jimmy Carlos. 678/704-8086. armhc.org.