atlanta events: Jazz on the Lawn at Callanwolde - 05/28/16 06:58 PM

Callanwolde Fine Arts Center presents Jazz on the Lawn 2016, showcasing a lineup of Atlanta’s finest jazz treasures performing a mix of classic and contemporary jazz, swing, fusion, smooth and blues, in a perfect setting for summer outdoor concerts, located in Atlanta’s Druid Hills neighborhood.
Surrounded by the natural beauty of Callanwolde’s grounds it’s a great way to join friends, unwind and listen to an evening of live music. Guests are invited to bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy these concerts in the Callanwolde Amphitheater.
Jazz on the Lawn 2016 Lineup:
June 10th – Virginia Schenck
June 24th – Joe Gransden
July 8th – Joey … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 17th Annual Flying Colors Butterfly Festival - 05/28/16 06:41 PM

The 2016 Flying Colors Butterfly Festival, in its 17th year, delights everyone all weekend at the Chattahoochee Nature Center when the air fills with the beating wings of hundreds of beautiful butterflies! Join us for this very important fundraising event for the Chattahoochee Nature Center in Roswell! The 2016 Flying Colors Butterfly Festival will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2016 from 10am to 3pm and Sunday, June 5, 2016 from noon to 5pm.
There will be live butterfly releases on Saturday: 11am and 1:30pm and Sunday: 1:30 and 3:30pm (Subject to Change).
Get up close with the walk-through exhibit with hundreds of … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Alpharetta Brew Moon CountryFest 2016 - 05/28/16 06:38 PM

Alpharetta Brew Moon CountryFest 2016 will be held on June 4, 2016 from 6:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Gather your friends and celebrate summer with beer, wine and delicious food from some of Alpharetta’s best restaurants.
The Alpharetta Brew Moon CountryFest is held on Milton Avenue in Alpharetta, GA.
This event is rain or shine.
Cost: Table of eight is $130, table of six is $100 and individual tickets are $10.
Live Music:
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.     Emily Miner
9:00 – 11:00 p.m.   Laughlin
Beers on Tap:
Leinenkugel Summer Shandy
Blue Moon
Miller Lite
Sweet Water Going Coastal
Terrapin Recreational Ale
Sierra Nevada Summerfest
Wine also to … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 2016 Gwinnett Beer Fest - 05/28/16 06:35 PM

The second annual Gwinnett Beer Fest will take place on Saturday, June 4th at Coolray Field, home of the Gwinnett Braves in Lawrenceville. The festival will take place from 1pm to 5 pm with an exclusive VIP tasting starting at 12 pm.
General Admission Tickets include:
Unlimited samples of 150+ American craft beers Gwinnett Beer Fest exclusive tasting cup New, local and limited release beers on the field at Coolray Field, Live music, games and much more! Tickets are $45 now or $50 day of event. VIP Tickets Include:
Limited, rare & exclusive beers Access to a private dining & tasting area … (0 comments)

atlanta events: 33rd Virginia-Highland Summerfest - 05/24/16 06:27 PM

Virginia-Highland Summerfest 2016, celebrating 33 Years of Art, Food & Fun, will be held on Saturday, June 4th and Sunday, June 5th, 2016. The annual Virginia-Highland Summerfest is set in the charming and historic Virginia-Highland neighborhood and is a celebration of community and the arts. The two-day event features dozens of juried artists and crafters displaying their unique works, a 5k fun run/walk and a tot trot for kids as well as live musical performances by emerging local artists and nationally touring acts.
Artist Market
Saturday, June 4 (10:00am-6:30pm) Sunday, June 5 (10:00am to 6:00pm) The juried Summerfest Artist Market is quickly … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Wing and Rock Festival June 4-5, 2016 - 05/24/16 06:19 PM

The 11th Annual Wing and Rock Festival is a free two (2) day family friendly, food and music event that has something for everyone.  This event is the 3rd largest chicken wing festival in the country featuring some of regions best tasting wings. The 11th Annual Wing and Rock Festival will be held on Saturday, June 4th, 2016 from noon – 9:00 p.m. and Sunday, June 5th, 2016 from noon – 6:00 p.m.
The Wing & Rock Festival is a free music & food festival. The festival attendance averages between 20,000 and 25,000 people over the two days. The event has a … (1 comments)

atlanta events: Dunwoody Concerts in the Park - 05/23/16 02:57 AM

The Dunwoody Nature Center Summer Concert Series 2016 is back. The nature center is excited to be bringing back their popular concerts in the park series brought to you by the City of Dunwoody featuring an all new line up of up and coming bands that will keep the meadow jamming. Join them every other Saturday starting at 7:00 and bring your chair, blanket, and picnic dinner and cool off with a rotating selection of craft beers hand picked for the night by Moondog Growlers.
Seating is available on a first come, first served basis as you join us for a night of rockin’ tunes in the shade of … (1 comments)

atlanta events: Top metro Atlanta Memorial Day celebrations - 05/23/16 02:53 AM

Originally known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day is a national holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces. So on Monday, May 30, 2016 take time to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for their country. Here are the top Memorial Day celebrations in metro Atlanta.
The City of Alpharetta and Rotary Club of Alpharetta will host the 2nd Annual Alpharetta Memorial Day Tribute on Monday, May 30 at 9:30 a.m. at Alpharetta City Hall, 2 Park Plaza. The event is free for the public to attend.The Alpharetta Memorial Day Tribute will kick … (2 comments)

atlanta events: Music and Food Festival Returns to Candler Park - 05/23/16 02:47 AM

The Candler Park Music and Food Festival returns on June 3 & 4, 2016 at Candler Park. The 2-day event, sponsored for the first time by Athens-based Terrapin Brewing Co., hosts a weekend full of live music featuring Galactic, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Keller Williams’ Grateful Grass, The Revivalists, Yonder Mountain String Band, Lee Fields & The Expressions, Blair Crimmins & The Hookers, King Baby, Great Peacock and Webster. Candler Park Music & Food Festival 2016 is a wonderful event and a great way to enjoy intown Atlanta.
The Candler Park Music and Food Festival 2016 also offers a wide variety of Atlanta’s favorite food selections, featuring … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Georgia Movies in the Park Returns in 2016 - 05/22/16 11:04 PM

2016 Georgia Movies in the Park ™ – Atlanta’s best family outdoor movie series returns. This summer don’t just watch a movie outdoors, experience it in a historic or unusual location. Movies in the Park ™ has been awarded Top 10 Outdoor Movie Events in Atlanta. Movie start times are kid-friendly and begin at sundown not dark. Concessions are available before the movie. Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair, blanket, and bug spray.
Upcoming 2016 Georgia Movies in the Park films.
Vickery Village in Cumming
May 31st – Kung Fu Panda 3
June 14th – Star Wars: The Force Awakens
June 28th -Alvin & The Chipmunks: Road … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Enjoy Movies in Atlantic Station Central Park - 05/20/16 03:24 AM

Just like food trucks, outdoor movies have become all the rage. They’re both lots of fun, but the advantage of outdoor movies is that they are usually free! Nothing says summertime like watching your favorite movie under the stars and in the glow of the Atlanta skyline! The 2016 season of Movies in Central Park kicked off May 19, 2016 with their best lineup yet!
Movies in Central Park runs every Thursday evening, May 19-July 28, 2016 in Atlantic Station! The film begins promptly at dusk, but you’ll want to get to Central Park a little early to get a good seat! Blankets and … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Dodd After Dark Kicks Off 2016 Series Tomorrow - 05/20/16 03:18 AM

Dodd After Dark 2016, a FLICKS Summer Movie Series, is back in 2016 with three movies, kicking off with Zootopia on May 21, 2016.
The Dodd After Dark 2016 summer movie series, which is free to the public, features:
“Zootopia” — Saturday, May 21 at 9 p.m. at Mewborn FieldIn a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to unciver a conspiracy. Rated PG. “Star Wars – The Force Awakens” — Friday, July 8 at Bobby Dodd StadiumThree decades after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, a new threat arises. The First Order attempts … (1 comments)

atlanta events: Roswell Memorial Day Ceremony 2016 - 05/19/16 05:59 AM

In 1997, twelve patriotic individuals came together to create a truly unique Memorial Day event; a non-political, non-commercial ceremony honoring veterans and the sacrifices they made in protecting our freedom.That first ceremony attracted approximately 1,800 individuals. From that humble beginning, came the Roswell Memorial Day Ceremony, an event which attracts approximately 6,000-7,000 people from throughout Georgia and the southeast.
Each year, folks gather on the lawn of Roswell City Hall to honor those who have given their lives to protect our freedoms. Roswell Georgia is home to the largest Memorial Day celebration in the state of Georgia.
This patriotic celebration features a military … (1 comments)

atlanta events: B at the Movies in 2016 with B98.5 - 05/19/16 05:57 AM

Join B98.5 for another summer at the movies! McDonald’s and EMC Security present B at the Movies 2016, an annual series of FREE family outdoor movies on Saturday nights from May through August.
Bring the family, your blanket or beach chair and relax under the stars as we present fun, family films on the giant 45’ screen. B at the Movies 2016 will be held in 14 various locations throughout Metro-Atlanta. All movies are open to the public and begin at dusk.
Concessions will be available until halfway through each film but feel free to bring your picnic baskets and coolers. Please mind local ordinances/rules regarding open containers and … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Food Truck Season is Back! - 05/16/16 07:15 AM

Atlanta has become synonymous with the gourmet street food movement that’s spreading around the world. Much like movies under the stars, food truck events have become all the rage. Much like movies under the stars, Atlanta food trucks really pick up from May to October. If you’re looking for a break from cooking dinner for the kids during the week or a fun weekend dining option, you will find an event with Atlanta food trucks on any night in 2016. You will find lots of Atlanta food truck events to choose from, so you won’t have to go far to find something great … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Lights, Camera, Action - Movies under the Stars - 05/16/16 06:53 AM

Lights, Camera, Action! The sights and sounds of FREE outdoor family entertainment are set to return to Mall of Georgia! The community shopping center’s Eighth Annual Movies Under The Stars summer series, presented by AutoNation Mall of Georgia and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, is back beginning Saturday, May 28, 2016. Local families and friends are invited to meet on the lawn at the Village Amphitheatre in Buford every Saturday evening through July 30 to enjoy a complimentary cinema and concert showcase.
As part of the Eighth Annual Movies Under The Stars summer series, local bands take the stage at The Village Pavilion … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Enjoy Atlanta Jazz Festival Memorial Day Weekend - 05/16/16 06:49 AM

The 39th Annual Atlanta Jazz Festival is presented by the City of Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs. The mission of the Atlanta Jazz Festival is to educate and entertain a diverse audience of jazz fans and to nurture the next generation of jazz musicians.  There will be 31 Days of Jazz in May, culminating with three days of music in Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta over Memorial Day Weekend, May 27-29, 2016.
This May we invite people to get out and explore our city during the 39th Annual Atlanta Jazz Festival’s 31 Days of Jazz,” says Camille Russell Love, Executive Director … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Drink Beer with Pandas - 05/16/16 06:45 AM

Do you enjoy sampling beer and wine, but you don’t so much enjoy doing it on a crowded concrete parking lot? Follow your nature – surrounded by our nature! Do your brew in an exotic outdoor destination that’s home to more than 1,400 animals from around the world, including Atlanta’s famous panda beauties Mei Lun and Mei Huan. Looking for the festival that swallows all the other festivals whole? Go ahead, shed your skin! Brew at the Zoo 2016 is back with more brews, more bubbly and more bands to add to your favorite Memorial Day weekend tradition.
Brew at the Zoo 2016 … (1 comments)

atlanta events: Alpharetta Arts StreetFest Celebrates 12th Year - 05/16/16 05:55 AM

Celebrating its 12th year, the Alpharetta Arts StreetFest 2016 will be held on Milton Avenue between Main Street and Roswell-Canton Street in downtown Alpharetta with parking available at City Hall Parking Deck and Milton Center. Festival-lovers and art enthusiasts will have the chance to experience a wide variety of original art, music, amazing food and FREE hands-on art activities for children.
Festival times:
May 28-30, 2016
Saturday & Sunday  10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Monday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Alpharetta Arts Streetfest 2016 will feature more than 95 artisans from around the country showcasng their works in the Alpharetta Historic District during this 3-day event. … (0 comments)

atlanta events: Visit the Decatur Arts Festival - 05/16/16 05:52 AM

The City of Decatur is excited about their annual arts festival. The Decatur Arts Festival 2016 is a month-long celebration of the arts.
Decatur Lantern Parade – Kick off the Decatur Arts Festival 2016 and celebrate the start of summer with the Decatur Arts Alliance and Decatur Education Foundation at the Decatur Lantern Parade. Gather at Color Wheel Studio at 508 E. Howard Ave. after 8 pm, then parade to the downtown square along with the Black Sheep Marching Ensemble. The Decatur Lantern Parade will be on Friday, May 13th at 9 pm in Downtown Decatur.
Artwalk – Decatur’s largest one-night art experience returns … (0 comments)

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