Events

  • Atlanta's Big Mike Geier, Viva ATL

    Big Mike has performed concerts, festivals and conventions all over the world -- from New Orleans to Berlin and back -- but calls Atlanta home.    See the Image

  • Martin Luther King, Jr., August 28, 1963

    All across the country, people gathered to celebrate the life of fallen civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. In Atlanta, the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church was packed by 9 a.m. with King’s…   Read the Article

  • Martin Luther King, Jr., Ebenezer Baptist Church

    MLK, Jr. attended the Ebenezer Baptist Church as a child. The church was founded in 1886 during the Reconstruction Era.    See the Image

  • Pickin in the Park in Winter Haven, Fla.

    Central Park, Winter Haven’s most centrally located green space in the heart of downtown, is host to many monthly and annual events throughout the year, including concert events such as Pickin in the…   See the Image

  • Atlanta's Center for Puppetry Arts, Liberace & Rolf the Dog

    Over 50 years ago, a visionary named Jim Henson started creating imaginary worlds through puppets, which evolved into Muppets. Born in Mississippi, Henson’s first television appearance was on the Ed…   Read the Article

  • Miss Piggy Interviews Jon Hamm

    Not only did the Mad Men star appear on Sesame Street, he was also "interviewed" by Miss Piggy at the 2012 BAFTA Awards.    See the Image

  • Atlanta's Center for Puppetry Arts, Jim Henson's Office

    The expansion will include the world’s most comprehensive collection of Jim Henson’s puppets and artifacts, a new museum, a renovated entryway and upgrades to existing spaces.   See the Gallery

  • Bark in the Park in Winter Haven, Fla.

    Held in Central Park in April, this popular annual Winter Haven event celebrates all things canine and features a dog agility course, wiener dog races, pet vendors and a perfect opportunity for dog…   See the Image

  • Atlanta's Center for Puppetry Arts, Dark Crystal

    This character from The Dark Crystal is just one of the puppets to be in residence in the new Jim Henson Collection at Midtown's CPA.    See the Image

  • Atlanta's Center for Puppetry Arts, Ernie

    When the museum is completed, visitors can pop over and see Sesame Street's beloved Ernie anytime they want.    See the Image