Martinis and IMAX will be held at 5:30 p.m. today at the Fernbank Museum of Natural History, 767 Clifton Road, Atlanta. The event, which will be held every Friday night through November, includes a cash bar, dinner menu and jazz music. Admission is $11 and includes a ticket for one IMAX film. Without the IMAX ticket, admission is $5. Call 404-929-6400 or visit www.fernbankmuseum.org.
Friday Night Jazz will be held from 5 to 10 p.m. today at the High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. The event is included in museum admission. Museum admission is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors and students, $10 for children ages 6 to 17 and free for children under 5 years old. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.high.org.
The High Museum's Turkish Film Series will be held at 8 p.m. today and 5 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Richard H. Rich Theatre in the Memorial Arts Building, adjacent to the High at Peachtree and 15th streets in Atlanta. "Destiny" will be screened today and "Climates" will be shown on Oct. 14. Tickets are $5 for the public and $4 for members, students and seniors. Call 404-733-4570 or visit www.high.org.
"Treasure Island" will be performed by the Georgia Ensemble Theatre's Theatre for Youth today through Oct. 11 at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St., Roswell. Tickets are $6.50. Call 770-641-1260 or visit www.get.org.
"Vincent Dixon: Photographs" will be on display today through Nov. 3 at The Art Institute of Atlanta, 6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, 100 Embassy Row, Atlanta. The gallery is open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Call 770-394-8300 or visit www.artinstitutes.edu/atlanta.
"Dark Play or Stories for Boys" will be performed through Saturday at Actor's Express Theatre, 887 W. Marietta St., Atlanta. Performances are at 8 p.m. today and Saturday. Tickets are $16 to $27. Call 404-607-7469 or visit www.actors-express.com.
"The Many Splendors of Taiwan" photography exhibit will be on display through Thursday at the Georgia Aquarium, 225 Baker St., Atlanta. The exhibit is open during normal aquarium hours, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Admission to the exhibit is free. Daily admission to the aquarium is $22.75 for adults, $19.50 for those 55 and up and $17 for ages 3 to 12. Call 404-581-4000 or visit www.georgiaaquarium.org.
Doc Chey's Noodle House will hold a 10-year anniversary celebration from 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Doc Chey's in Virginia Highlands, 1424 N. Highland Ave., Atlanta. A moonwalk, sumo wrestling, noodle-slurping contest and food specials will be offered. Call 404-888-0777 or visit www.doccheys.com.
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2 and Berlioz "Romeo and Juliet" will be performed by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. The concert is part of the Paris at the Woodruff series. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.parisatthewoodruff.org
Six Flags Fright Fest will be held weekends in October starting Saturday at Six Flags Over Georgia, located on exit 47 or 46A on Interstate 20 just west of Atlanta. The park will be open from 6 p.m. to midnight Fridays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. One-day tickets are $49.99 for adults and $29.99 for children under 48 inches tall. Call 770-948-9290 or visit www.sixflags.com/georgia.
The Wyland Foundation "Every Drop Counts" clean water tour will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Georgia Aquarium, 225 Baker St., Atlanta. Call 404-581-4000 or visit www.wylandfoundation.org.
"The Book of the Dead (Shisha no sho)" film viewing will be held at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Center for Puppetry Arts, 1404 Spring St., Atlanta. Admission is $7 for adults, $5 for students and center members. Call 404-873-3391 or visit www.puppet.org.
World Music on the Piazza will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Sifly Piazza at the High Museum, 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. The live music event will be held every Saturday and Sunday through Oct. 27. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.high.org.
The Atlanta Hawks will host a public scrimmage at noon Saturday at Philips Arena, 1 Philips Drive, Atlanta. Visit www.hawks.com.
Atlanta Botanical Garden Home School Day will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the gardens, 1345 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta. The event is in conjunction with Scarecrows in the Garden. Admission is $6 for students and $6 per chaperone. Reservations are requested by Monday. Call 404-876-5859, ext. 2556, or visit www.atlantabotanicalgarden.org.
Saint-Saens Organ Symphony will be performed by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra at 8 p.m. Thursday to Oct. 13 at the Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta. The concert is part of the Paris at the Woodruff series. Call 404-733-5000 or visit www.parisatthewoodruff.org.