Things to Do

From the many quaint shops, large shopping malls, or award-winning dining options, Discover DeKalb has just enough to make your weekend getaway or day trip adventure, fun. Enjoy the international experience of Atlanta's International Corridor, Buford Highway, or electrify your taste buds with a piece of Southern Fried Chicken from Matthews Cafeteria in Tucker. Visit Stone Mountain Park, Georgia's Most-Visited Attraction for a day of family fun.

Things to Do

From the many quaint shops, large shopping malls, or award-winning dining options, Discover DeKalb has just enough to make your weekend getaway or day trip adventure, fun. Enjoy the international experience of Atlanta's International Corridor, Buford Highway, or electrify your taste buds with a piece of Southern Fried Chicken from Matthews Cafeteria in Tucker. Visit Stone Mountain Park, Georgia's Most-Visited Attraction for a day of family fun.

Shopping

From malls to unique boutiques

Atlanta's DeKalb attracts visitors for many reasons, but one of this county's hallmarks is its shopping. Nearly every city, community or district in DeKalb County has a booming and thriving shopping community with independent and locally owned locations to offer.  DeKalb has something extraordinary and unexpected when you shop!

Let's shop!

Dining

Food in DeKalb truly goes "Off The Eatin Path."

Whether you are in the mood for southern fried chicken, Chinese potsticker dumplings, or pork belly street style tacos, Discover DeKalb has the foods to appeal to any taste buds. Home to a number of local favorites such as Matthews Cafeteria, Sweet Hut Bakery and Fox Bros.

Places to Eat

Arts & Culture

Eclectic neighborhoods, galleries and art centers

Atlanta's DeKalb is rich with Art & Culture. Known to have very eclectic and diverse neighborhoods. Discover the Art & Culture found here at one of the many museums, galleries or art centers. As one of Georgia’s most culturally diverse counties, DeKalb offers unique and collaborative opportunities with its blend of traditions, cultures, and histories from around the world. DeKalb County’s arts community is international in scope and combines traditional, ancient, modern and cutting-edge genres into a well-developed community.  The time you spend in DeKalb County can be invaluable, enriching, educational and entertaining.

Arts & Culture

Calendar of Events

Discover our Calendar of Events which are jam-packed with community festivals, family-friendly events, workshops, classes and tons of unexpected fun. 

From our local cities to a number of music venues, attractions and activities, DeKalb County has a lot to offer everyone. Check out our detailed social calendar of events for a complete of things happening NOW! 

Events

Music

It’s no secret that great music can be found in DeKalb

Atlanta's DeKalb is proud to be the place where many of your favorite musicians, singers, and songwriters launched their career. We have a number of hole-in-the-wall dive bars and music venues for you to see your favorites or an up-and-coming act! 

Play the tunes!