Virginia Highland Summerfest

Summertime is nearing, and it’s time to celebrate with the annual Virginia Highland Summerfest! The beloved family festival extends through the Virginia Highlands, filling every foot with something to see.

When

June 3rd – 4th, 2017
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Where

Summerfest is located on scenic and historic Virginia Avenue between North Highland Avenue and Park Drive. The 5K race begins at the eastern end of the festival just one block east of the intersection of Virginia and North Highland.

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13 Ways to Celebrate Mothers Day Around Atlanta

Spring is in full bloom, which means it’s that special time of year again – The time to celebrate the Mom in your life! Mother’s Day is quickly approaching on Sunday, May 14th, 2017.

We’ve compiled a list of the best ways to treat Mom this year.

Happy Mother’s Day!

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Alpha Arts Guild Opening Reception at Avalon

Avalon and Alpha Arts Guild invite you to the opening reception of the newest exhibit, Look at the Brightside.

When

Tuesday · May 9th, 2017
4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

The exhibit is available for viewing Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Where

Buildings 5000 & 6000 Corridor Lobbies
Avalon
2200 Avalon Boulevard
Alpharetta, GA 30009

The reception will celebrate the art of the members whose works adorn the 5000 & 6000 building halls!

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Decatur Arts Festival

Bring Downtown Decatur to life this coming Memorial Day Weekend at the Decatur Arts Festival!

FESTIVAL DATES & TIMES

May 26th – 28th, 2017
Friday ArtWalk | 5:00 p.m.
Saturday | 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday | 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

LOCATION

Downtown Decatur
The festival takes over downtown, extending from the Decatur Recreation Center to the downtown square, including East and West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Clairemont Avenue and the Dalton Gallery at Agnes Scott College.

The ArtWalk opens the festival on Friday evening with a variety of artful events to celebrate all through the weekend. We have you covered with all of the highlights!

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Kirkwood Spring Fling & Tour of Homes

See why Kirkwood residents love their neighborhood at the 15th annual Kirkwood Spring Fling Festival & Tour of Homes!

FESTIVAL DATE & TIME

Saturday · May 20th, 2017 | 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

FESTIVAL LOCATION

Bessie Branham Park
2051 Delano Drive NE | 30317

TOUR OF HOMES

Saturday & Sunday |  Noon – 6:00 p.m.

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Marietta Greek Festival

1426463602_10984577_10153589849671494_5592834981716255935_oOpa! Marietta’s 27th Annual Greek Festival returns this May for a weekend filled with  flavor, culture, shopping, music, and fun!

WHEN

May 19th, 2017 | 2:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
May 20th, 2017 | 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
May 21st, 2017 |  11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

WHERE

On the grounds of the Holy Transfiguration
Greek Orthodox Church
3431 Trickum Road | Marietta, Georgia 30066

Explore Greece as you jump, play, taste, cook, and dance your way through the Marietta Greek Festival!

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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.

DATES
May 5th, 2017
June 2nd, 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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Shaky Knees Festival

The 5th annual Shaky Knees Festival returns this Spring to take over Centennial Olympic Park!

WHEN
May 12th – 14th, 2017
Gates Open 11:30 a.m.

With 5 stages and more than 75 bands, Shaky Knees is a rock-lover’s dream. Since its inception in 2013, Shaky Knees has featured a diverse lineup ranging from world-renowned acts to up-and-coming artists.

This year’s lineup features performances from: The xx, LCD Soundsystem, Phoenix, The Shins, Cage the Elephant, Pixies, Portugal. The Man, Nick Murphy (fka Chet Faker), X Ambassadors, and Third Eye Blind.

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