6 Ways to Relax & Remember Memorial Day Weekend 2022

Memorial Day is quickly returning this May 29th, 2022!

From Thursday through Monday, we have you covered with 6 wonderful ways to relax, remember, and kick off the 3-day weekend a bit early. Whether you’re looking to grab some extra time outdoors with the family, sneak a romantic night out onto the calendar, or explore exciting art and music all weekend long, we have you covered with the holiday highlights!

Celebrate the men and women who defend our country while also kicking off the warmer weather with our Top 6 Happenings all weekend long.

  1. Cocktails in the Garden
    Though Sunday
    With fun new themes each month, the after-hours social is Atlanta’s most beautiful cocktail party in the city! Guests are invited to enjoy specialty cocktails, live music and entertainment, and an after-hours look at the newest Origami in the Garden exhibit while spectacularly lit after dark!
  2. Brew at the Zoo
    Saturday | May 28th
    For over 12 years, Brew at the Zoo has featured amazing brews, live music, and the incredible animals of Zoo Atlanta – And this year, it’s wilder than ever! The fun continues with a beer tasting, Sean Kenney’s Nature POP! Made with LEGO® Bricks, and live performances from No Diggity, After School, Special, Kenneth Kelly, and Robbie Litt.
  3. Atlanta Jazz Festival
    Saturday – Monday| May 28th – 30th
    Held at Piedmont Park, one of the country’s largest free jazz festivals celebrates jazz legends with show-stopping performances all weekend long! The Artists Market will feature local artists, artisans, and entrepreneurs showcasing their rare and unique work.
  4. Salute Your Troops at Stone Mountain
    Thursday – Monday | May 27th – 30th
    Atlanta’s largest Memorial Day celebration lasts for 4 nights, featuring fun-filled adventures for the whole family! The newly extended fireworks and cannon display will dazzle with a choreographed musical tribute honoring our brave troops. Stone Mountain will have all of its current and favorite attractions available, including: Summit Skyride, Geyser Towers, SkyHike, and more!
  5. Taste Your Way Through Inman Park
    What better way to experience Atlanta than to delve into its hub of flavor? With over 70 incredible bars and restaurants within walking distance, Inman Park is home to Atlanta’s best flavors and dining experiences. We’ve compiled a list to help you get the most out of your dining experience with our favorite stops along the way!
  6. Explore Atlanta’s Best Farmers’ Markets!
    Through 2022
    Grab those market bags and get ready to experience the city’s local flavors at their very best with our 2022 Guide to Atlanta’s Best Farmers Markets.Enjoy a leisurely Saturday morning sipping hot brewed coffee as you stroll through a rainbow of organic produce, listening to live music and exploring local art. Even the kids will enjoy the variety of family-friendly options, including activity centers, baby animals, picnics, and more!  Shopping local has never been easier, and Atlanta turns a weekly stop for food into a remarkable experience for everyone.