Tuesday

The Atlanta Opera will host the Atlanta Opera Ball at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at St. Regis Atlanta, 88 W. Paces Ferry Road in Buckhead. For more information, visit www.atlantaopera.org.

Thursday

The Jimmy Carter Presidential Museum will host a reopening ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Thursday as a celebration of Carter's 85th birthday as well as the new museum honoring his life and work. The museum is at 441 Freedom Parkway in Atlanta. Call 404-865-7109 for more information.

Oct. 2

"Inkheart" will be shown as part of the Sandy Springs Movies by Moonlight event on the lawn at Sandy Springs United Methodist Church's Hitson Activity Center, 86 Mount Vernon Highway in Sandy Springs. The movie will be shown on a giant 45-foot screen at dusk. Admission and parking is free. Pets and alcohol are not allowed. For more information, call 404-256-9091 or e-mail director@leadershipsandysprings.org.

Oct. 9

"Monsters vs. Aliens" will be shown as part of the Sandy Springs Movies by Moonlight event on the lawn at Sandy Springs United Methodist Church's Hitson Activity Center, 86 Mt. Vernon Highway in Sandy Springs. The movie will be shown on a giant 45-foot screen at dusk. Admission and parking is free. Pets and alcohol are not allowed. For more information, call 404-256-9091 or e-mail director@leadershipsandysprings.org.

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will present "Bravo Broadway Rocks!" at 8 p.m. Oct. 9. The performance will be at Symphony Hall at Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. in Atlanta. Tickets are $18 to $48. Visit www.atlantasymphony.org or call 404-733-5000 for tickets and more information.

Oct. 10

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will present "Bravo Broadway Rocks!" at 8 p.m. Oct. 10. The performance will be at Symphony Hall at Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St. in Atlanta. Tickets are $18 to $48. Visit www.atlantasymphony.org or call 404-733-5000 for tickets and more information.

Oct. 17

The inaugural Chastain Park Arts Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 17. The event is free to attend. The park is at 140 W. Wieuca Road in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.chastainparkartsfestival.com.

Oct. 18

The Chastain Park Arts Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 18. The event is free to attend. The park is at 140 W. Wieuca Road in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.chastainparkartsfestival.com.

Oct. 24

Chopin Society of Atlanta will present Christopher O'Riley in a piano recital at 7 p.m. Oct. 24 at Roswell Cultural Arts Center, 950 Forrest St. in Roswell. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for members and seniors and $5 for students. For more information, call 770-641-1260 or visit www.chopinatlanta.org.

Oct. 25

The Atlanta Radio Theatre Company will perform "The Call of C'thulhu" by H.P. Lovecraft on Oct. 25. Call 678-362-7649 for more information.

Oct. 26

The Atlanta Radio Theatre Company will perform "The Call of C'thulhu" by H.P. Lovecraft on Oct. 26. Call 678-362-7649 for more information.

Nov. 7

Gregory Alan Isakov will perform at 8 p.m. Oct. 24 as a part of his fall tour at Eddie's Attic, 515-B N. McDonough St. in Decatur. Tickets are $10; all ages welcome. Call 404-377-4976 for more information.

Ongoing events

The Art Institute of Atlanta-Decatur will present its "Storybook Look: Illustrations by Southern Artists" exhibit through Wednesday at the Art Institute of Atlanta-Decatur Gallery, 1 W. Court Square, Suite 110, in Decatur. Hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. For more information or directions, call call 404-942-1800 or visit www.artinstitutes.edu/decatur.

The Rosewater Theatre will present the musical "Sweeney Todd" at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 3. The theater is at 633 Holcomb Bridge Road in Roswell. Admission is $18 for adults and $16 for seniors and children 12 and younger plus tax. Tickets for Sunday matinees are $16. For more information, call 770-640-5500 or visit www.rosewatertheatre.com.

7 Stages Theatre will present "Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical" through Oct. 10. Ticket prices range from $12.50 to $30. For more information, visit www.7stages.org.

The Atlanta Opera will perform "The Elixir of Love (L'elisir d'amore)" on Oct. 3, 6, 9 and 11 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, 2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway in Atlanta. For more information, visit www.atlantaopera.org.

"Art wants a new home ..." an exhibition of contemporary artwork, will be on display through Oct. 3 at Kiang Gallery, 1011-A Marietta St. in Atlanta. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays or by appointment. For more information, call 404-892-5477 or visit www.kiang-gallery.com.

"Soft Trap," an exhibit of paintings by Sarah Emerson, and "Withershins," an exhibit of sculptural works by Jeff Grant, will be on display through Oct. 10 at Whitepace gallery, 814 Edgewood Ave. in Inman Park. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays. For more information, call 404-688-1892 or visit www.whitespace814.com.

The Synchronicity Theatre will present "Bunnicula" through Oct. 18. The theater is at 659 Auburn Ave. in Atlanta. Visit www.synchrotheatre.com or call 404-484-8636 for more information.

Asheville in Atlanta, an exhibit of art by potters from Asheville, N.C., will be on display Oct. 10 to 21 at MudFire Gallery, 175 Laredo Drive in Decatur. The gallery is open from noon to 8 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays. For more information, call 404-377-8033 or visit www.mudfire.com.