Atlanta Lobster Festival

lobsterAtlanta’s newest food festival is coming to town! On Sunday, November 2nd the very first Atlanta Lobster Festival will be hosted at Candler Park from 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. All ages are welcome!

Dozens of local restaurants will put their unique spin on signature dishes featuring prime selections of lobster. Light bites from a selection of the city’s top restaurants will also be showcased, as well as a variety of craft brew options, cocktails, and delicious fare from a number of your favorite food trucks. Even if you don’t love lobster, you will be sure to find your favorite food at the Atlanta Lobster Festival.

Entertainment will include arts and crafts, family-friendly activities, live music, and more! Performers will take the stage, filling the festival with a variety of jazz, soul, funk, pop, and rock music. Bands being featured include: Ruby Velle & The Soulphonics, Donna Hopkins Band, Cadillac Jones, and The Bitteroots.

General admission costs $20 per ticket and includes admission to the festival and 10 Food & Drink Coupons. VIP tickets can be purchased starting at $80 each and include entry to the festival, VIP-only tastings, beer/wine/cocktail samplings, access to an exclusive stage-viewing area, and 10 Food & Drink Coupons.

Proceeds from the Atlanta Lobster Festival benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving children’s lives and health. Whether treating a toddler in an emergency or supporting a teen through chemotherapy treatments, Children’s is dedicated to the care of each patient.

Managing more than 850,000 patient visits annually at three hospitals and 24 neighborhood locations, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S.News & World Report. With generous philanthropic and volunteer support, Children’s has impacted the lives of children in Georgia, the United States and throughout the world. To learn more about Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, visit choa.org.

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