Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

July is coming to an end, but the Summertime fun is still in high gear! Celebrate Summer with the Top Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday, July 27th – Sunday, July 30th, 2017.

From outdoor performances to fresh fare, there’s something for everyone this weekend. Get in touch with your undead side as you crawl your way through local pubs, catch a movie with the family, and enjoy a fancy Prohibition-era event filled with delicious libations!

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Big Ol’ Group Run

Come out for an evening of socializing, education, and fun at the 4th annual Big Ol’ Group Run! Runners and walkers from all over Atlanta will join together to take over Ponce City Market and the community’s beloved Atlanta Beltline Eastside Trail.

When

Wednesday | August 9th, 2017
6:30 p.m.

Where

Ponce City Market
675 Ponce de Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30308

Registration

$5

In addition to course support in the run, registration includes a commemorative bib name tag and item, entry into the Run Group Social at City Winery, entry into the grand raffles, and more! Registrants will also enjoy giveaways from Run Social Atlanta and Run Group Expo Vendors, Ponce City Market Restaurant & Shop discounts, and other prizes.

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Sunset Summers Live at Park Tavern

12990963_10156836493425427_5836701179683252111_nSunset Summers returns for another great music series at Park Tavern on Sunday evenings!

The weekly concerts continue all summer long with alternative performances from Atlanta’s most buzz-worthy artists through September. Don’t miss Quaildogs & Ben Millburn this Sunday, July 30th!

The concert series is free, and all shows run from 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

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Center for Puppetry Arts Family Series

The Center for Puppetry Arts offers family fun for all ages throughout their Family Series! This August, don’t miss the catankerous troll, some persnickety chickens, a wolf that’s allergic to blueberries, and a host of other kooky characters in the solo performance of Billy Goats Gruff and Other Stuff.

When

August 10th – 13th, 2017

Where

Center for Puppetry Arts
1404 Spring St NW
Atlanta, GA 30309

Children and adults alike will love the innovative adaptations of classic stories and dynamic original works by the Puppetry Center and other artists. Performances often sell out, so be sure to purchase tickets in advance!

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Byrnwyck in Brookhaven

Located in Brookhaven, Byrnwyck is a sought-after swim/tennis community in the Montgomery Elementary School district.

It is close to “Pill Hill”, which is home to three major hospitals, Northside Hospital, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scott Rite and Saint Joseph’s Hospital, along with hundreds of physician practices.

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Fernbank After Dark

Fernbank After Dark offers exclusive Museum access after dark with a variety of hands-on activities for adults! Activities and science themes will change each month. Don’t miss the following highlights with August’s Ecology + Mixology!

WHEN
Friday | August 11th, 2017
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Continues Second Friday of Every Month

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Chastain Park Amphitheater Concert Series

Right in the heart of Buckhead, the Chastain Park Concert Series returns for a summer filled with an incredible music lineup! Known as Atlanta’s favorite outdoor venue, the amphitheater is home to some of the city’s best live performances.

Chastain Park Amphitheater
4469 Stella Drive
Atlanta, GA 30342

The 2017 Delta Live Nation Concert Series is a great opportunity to pack a picnic, relax among the park’s lush magnolia trees, and enjoy some great music with friends and family. With classic headliners like Il Divo, Willie Nelson, and Alice Cooper, this summer’s schedule has it all! Individual tickets are on sale now.

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Roswell First Friday Art Walk

firstfridaylogoTake a stroll through the Art District of Historic Roswell during Roswell Art Walk! The event is held the first Friday of each month and features over 11 premier art galleries within walking distance of each other.

UPCOMING DATES
August 4th, 2017

Historic Roswell is one of the best art destinations in Georgia! During the free event, patrons can stroll down the quaint streets of Historic Roswell, stopping in and out of unique art galleries, unbelievable restaurants, boutiques, and gift and antique shops.

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National Night Out & Bike Parade

In celebration of the Atlanta community, National Night Out is bringing the Midtown neighborhood and local safety officers together. The evening’s festivities are free to attend, and all ages are welcome!

When

Tuesday | August 1st, 2017
5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Where

Atlantic Station
1380 Atlantic Drive NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30363

Residents and guests are invited to tour government vehicles and experience one-on-one time with first responders. Join the community in meeting members of the FBI, Drug Enforcement Administration, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, & Firearms, Georgia State Police, Atlanta Police Department, Atlanta Fire Department, and more!

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