atlanta events: Atlanta Ice Cream Festival Returns July 23rd - 07/15/16 09:03 PM

The 6th annual Atlanta Ice Cream Festival will be held on Saturday,  July 23, 2016 from 11am-6pm. Come enjoy America’s favorite dessert, but also be ready to enhance your mind on maintaining a well balanced lifestyle all year long.
The Atlanta Ice Cream Festival was founded in 2010 out of a desire to provide family fun in which the entire community could enjoy. This fun event features America’s Favorite Dessert – ICE CREAM, but also includes a variety of health and wellness engagement activities, fitness routines, food & non-food vendors, live local musical entertainment and so much more fun for the entire … (1 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Gwinnett Restaurant Week - 07/14/16 07:16 AM

No matter where you travel, it is nice to check out the local’s favorite, go-to restaurants, and Gwinnett has many of them. For one week,  July 17-21, 2016, Explore Gwinnett takes you on an adventure to unique restaurants around Gwinnett at a price you can’t resist. This year they are celebrating the 11th annual Gwinnett Restaurant Week, so look out for some exciting celebrations, offers and giveaways!
Participating restaurants, including the best of farm-to-table, steakhouses and international cuisine, put together a three-course menu of their favorite recipes. Enjoy the opportunity to create your own meal from pre-selected options for only $25, plus … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Georgia Restaurant Week - 07/14/16 07:13 AM

The second annual Georgia Restaurant Week, brought to you by the Georgia Restaurant Association and the Georgia Department of Economic Development, aims to highlight the various dining options that are available throughout Georgia. This week will allow patrons, both local and from out of state, to explore various dining options throughout Georgia for a set price and experience the local Georgia products that are available in Georgia’s restaurants.
The second annual Georgia Restaurant Week begins Monday, July 18, 2016 through Sunday, July 24, 2016. Georgia Restaurant Week take place at any participating restaurant throughout Georgia. No tickets are required; however, reservations are … (1 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Atlanta Bike Expo - 07/11/16 01:14 AM

Celebrate the sport and lifestyle of bicycling and fitness at the 1st Annual Atlanta Bike Expo on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at the Georgia International Congress Center 2000 Convention Center in College Park. This is an incredible opportunity for you and your family to learn more about the world of cycling.
The Atlanta Bike Expo is Georgia largest bicycle consumer exhibition. In its inaugural year the expo will bring together all things cycling by pairing professional cyclists, recreational riders, cycling enthusiasts, and indoor spinning cyclists with the latest products, consumer trends, bike manufacturers, bike retailers, bicycling clubs, and indoor cycling studios.
In addition … (3 comments)

atlanta events: Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival 2016 - 07/09/16 11:23 PM

Chef Ford Fry is pleased to invite you to the 8th annual Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival, a benefit for Georgia Organics. Join the fun at Park Tavern in Midtown Atlanta on Sunday, July 17th from 1:00 to 5:00 P.M. Enjoy tomato-based treats from dozens of chefs and mixologists and live music.
An after party at Park Tavern will follow from 5 P.M. to 7 P.M.
Last year’s festival raised $60,000 for Georgia Organics. Help us make it $100,000 this year. A good time for good food for all!
General Admission: $45
Georgia Organics Members: $40
Garnish & Gather: $70, includes (1) … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Atlanta Shortsfest - 07/09/16 11:21 PM

The Seventh Annual Atlanta Shortsfest is held July 15 – 16, 2016 at the Synchronicity Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia. Atlanta Shortsfest showcases a diverse mix of short films by ultra-talented filmmakers from across the globe.
Traditionally, short films often do not garner the attention they deserve on the festival circuit. Atlanta Shortsfest was established to spotlight and promote excellent short films, and provide an important platform to share and discuss your work with appreciative audiences and fellow filmmakers.
The Seventh Annual Atlanta Shortsfest showcases a variety of short films with a running time under 45 minutes. Judges program comedy, animation, documentary, experimental, horror … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Atlanta Field Day July 16th - 07/09/16 11:14 PM

2016 Atlanta Field Day is a throw back to grade school, built with adults in mind. They’ve got all the classic events like tug of war, relay races, obstacle courses, etc. – plus some crazy new games and some surprises throughout the day. Teams will earn points in each event to add up to your total for the day. Teams are made up of 8 or more players, with no male-to-female ratio requirements. Co-ed teams are encouraged. 2016 Atlanta Field Day will be at Historic Fourth Ward Park located at the corner of North Avenue and Angiers in the Old Fourth … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 GA 400 Hospitality Hwy Bike Ride - 07/09/16 11:12 PM

The 8th Annual GA 400 Hospitality Hwy Bike Ride is an epic ride where you ride your bike on the forbidden Hwy GA 400. They close all lanes so you can ride safely and get the thrill of a lifetime. Imagine as you soar down the entrance ramp at Holcomb Bridge and you get the greatest feeling of freedom as you take to the Hwy. Or it might be reminiscent of the Walking Dead. The 8th Annual GA 400 Hospitality Hwy Bike Ride will be held on Sunday, July 10, 2016.
Join 2,000 other riders as you embark on a memorable ride … (1 comments)

atlanta events: 20th anniversary celebration 1996 Summer Olympics - 07/09/16 11:09 PM

A star-studded 1996 Summer Olympics 20th anniversary celebration will feature live entertainment, a dazzling fireworks show, food trucks and an Olympic and Paralympic volunteer reunion. The celebration will be on Saturday, July 16. Gates open at 5 p.m. Admission is free.
Elevating Atlanta to international status and recognition, the 1996 Summer Olympics united the world in friendship and peace—and the festivities in July will celebrate the glories of the Games, reuniting the athletic heroes, volunteers, the organizing team and fans at the event’s greatest lasting legacy – 21-acre Centennial Olympic Park.
Scheduled to appear are the following:
Georgia Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle Atlanta Mayor Kasim … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Sparkle in the Park in Lilburn - 07/04/16 06:03 AM

Join the City of Lilburn as they celebrate July 4th with Sparkle in the Park. This annual event in Lilburn City Park will include live music with GLOW, a variety of food, children’s activities, and of course, fireworks!
Event Schedule (subject to change):
5:30 p.m. Sparkle in the Park event begins. Balloon artists and family photos will be available at no cost, while supplies last, until 9:30 p.m. Food trucks/vendors and bounce house tickets will be available for purchase. 7:30 p.m. GLOW will take the stage with their high-energy, family-friendly concert. 9:30 p.m. Fireworks will begin with patriotic musical accompaniment. 10:00 p.m. … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Experience the Fourth at the Georgia Aquarium - 07/04/16 06:01 AM

Celebrate the 4th of July with your family at Georgia Aquarium! Funbelievable Fourth gives Atlantans access to the city’s BEST VIEW of the Centennial Olympic Park fireworks show in Downtown Atlanta.
Date: Monday, July 4, 2016
Time: 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Fireworks: Approximately 9:40 p.m.
Where: Georgia Aquarium’s Oceans Ballroom
Non-member, adult: $25 Non-member, child (ages 3-12): $20 Member, adults: $22.75 Member, child (ages 3-12): $18.20 Your ticket includes:
Summertime beverages and desserts in our beautiful Oceans Ballroom with views of beluga whales, whale sharks and manta rays Additional food items will be available for purchase Carnival games Arts and Crafts Live DJ … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Avondale Estates 4th of July Celebration - 06/30/16 11:00 PM

The 4th of July Celebration in Avondale Estates is a time-honored tradition. Residents and friends come together to enjoy the festivities, the parade and the fireworks at Lake Avondale. Avondale Estates is truly a blast on the 4th of July.
Date & Times
This event is held annually on July 4th. Events happen as follows:
9:15 a.m. – Parade lineup at DeKalb School of the Arts located at 1192 Clarendon Avenue
10 a.m. – Parade begins and ends one hour later at the intersection of Clarendon Avenue and South Avondale Road
5 p.m. – Boy Scout Troop 6 sells hot dogs, drinks, and snacks … (1 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Acworth July 4th Concert and Fireworks - 06/30/16 10:58 PM

Let freedom Ring! The City of Acworth and the Acworth Business Association are proud to present one of the largest fireworks extravaganzas in Metro Atlanta. Join in the fun at the Acworth July 4th Concert and Fireworks.
On Monday, July 4th, festivities will feature live music, food vendors, and fireworks at Cauble Park. Vendors will be open for business starting at noon, live music starts at 4:00 p.m. and fireworks will begin at approximately 9:30 p.m., weather permitting and subject to change. Check this event page as we get closer to July 4th for the complete schedule of performers.
Admission to the concert is free and … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Chamblee Fourth of July Celebration - 06/30/16 10:56 PM

The Chamblee Fourth of July Celebration will be held on Monday, July 4th from 5-10 p.m. at Keswick Park Soccer Field. This Chamblee event is full of fun for the entire family and includes one of the best fireworks shows around. There will be live music, food and activities for the family.
The Chamblee Fourth of July Celebration activities include:
Bike Parade – 5 p.m. from Chamblee Middle School
Children have the chance to decorate their bicycles, tricycles, wagons, etc. in a patriotic manner. All those wishing to show their decorated mode of transportation will meet at Chamblee Middle School on Sexton Woods … (0 comments)

atlanta events: July 4th Fireworks at Wills Park in Alpharetta - 06/30/16 10:54 PM

Celebrate Independence Day with family and friends at Wills Park on Monday, July 4! Alpharetta Recreation and Parks will host the Alpharetta July 4th Fireworks at Wills Park, an evening of entertainment and children’s activities on the lawn and field behind Alpharetta Community Center from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., with their spectacular fireworks display to begin at dusk!
Enjoy inflatables, face painting, balloon animals and fun in the children’s area, sponsored by Alpharetta Golden Age Club, with wristbands available for nominal fees. Food vendors located throughout the park will serve festive fare from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., including barbeque, hot dogs, … (1 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Dunwoody 4th of July Parade - 06/30/16 10:51 PM

On Monday, July 4, 2016 at 9:00 a.m., the Dunwoody Homeowners Association and the Dunwoody Crier Newspaper will host the annual Dunwoody 4th of July Parade featuring marching bands, floats, clowns, animal units and local celebrities. Last year the parade attracted over 2,500 participants and 32,000 spectators in Dunwoody!
Every year, thousands of Dunwoody residents participate in or watch the Dunwoody 4th of July parade as it makes its way through our community. Organizations, businesses, churches, schools and individuals build floats, decorate cars, dress in costumes, ride bikes, pull kids in wagons, play music and wave flags as we celebrate our heritage and … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Stars and Stripes Celebration in Sandy Springs - 06/30/16 10:49 PM

The holiday is a great time to get together with family and friends! It’s become a much-anticipated tradition, and on Sunday, July 3, 2016, the Sandy Springs community will gather once again at the Concourse Corporate Center lawn to celebrate the nation’s birthday as part of the Sandy Springs Stars and Stripes Celebration.  The community is invited to pack a picnic and enjoy the afternoon and evening on the lawn, with fireworks beginning at 9:45 p.m.
“The event is a highlight of the summer, drawing together the community in what has become one of our largest city gatherings.  It is a family-friendly … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Kennesaw Salute to America - 06/30/16 10:46 PM

The City of Kennesaw’s annual pre-Independence Day celebration of freedom, music and fireworks is one of the biggest and best in North Georgia! City of Kennesaw Salute to America event goers will be treated to two stages of live music, festive street entertainment, food vendors and plenty of activities for the kids. Join the celebration on Sunday, July 3, 2016 from 6-10pm. Admission is FREE.
The City of Kennesaw Salute to America will feature two stages of live music: the Depot Stage, located inside Depot Park, 2828 Cherokee St.; and the Main Street Stage, located on Main St. in downtown Kennesaw.
Depot … (1 comments)

atlanta events: Marietta on the Square - 4th in the Park - 06/28/16 05:04 AM

Grab your American flag, put on your red, white and blue, and celebrate America’s independence July 4th, from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. with at the Marietta Fourth of July Celebration 2016. The events includes an Independence Day parade and celebration on the Marietta Square presented by Superior Plumbing, free live concerts, arts and crafts show, food, carnival games and the City of Marietta fireworks finale. Throughout the day, more than 80,000 people are expected to celebrate on the Square in Marietta with great food, fun activities, the best arts and crafts around and free entertainment from Zach Seabaugh, a hometown boy who … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Two Ways to Celebrate July 4th in Roswell - 06/28/16 05:00 AM

Roswell gives you a couple ways to Celebrate Fourth of July in Roswell.
Get the day started at Barrington Hall’s Second Annual Fourth of July Celebration. Enjoy barbecue and bluegrass music in the backyard of Barrington Hall. The King family, who built Barrington Hall, celebrated the 4th of July with their friends, family and neighbors in the 1800s. This will be the second annual 4th of July celebration Barrington Hall hosts. There will be barbecue, beer, soft drinks and desserts for sale. The celebration is from 11am to 5pm.
The Mill Kitchen and Bar is bringing the wonderful BBQ – with family fun … (1 comments)

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