August is heating up, and so is the fun around Atlanta! Get the most out of the weekend ahead with our Top 13 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend:Thursday – Sunday, August 9th – 12th, 2018.
After kicking off the weekend with a stroll through Atlanta Botanical Garden, experience live music in a variety of settings from jazz at Callanwolde to live blues in Decatur! Explore a number of art exhibits, after-hours parties without the kids, or even find some family fun – This weekend is filled with fun!
Whether you feel like a day of family fun, relaxation, or getting active outside, we have you covered with 13 unique happenings all weekend long!
One of Atlanta’s favorite Labor Day tradition returns for 2018, now with a 5K this year! With a super-fast run through the heart of Buckhead followed by a huge post-race party, the Big Peach Sizzler is the perfect way to kick off your Labor Day festivities.
Event Details Monday | September 3rd, 2018
10K – Chamblee to Brookhaven to Buckhead Start time – 7:30 a.m.
5K – Brookhaven to Buckhead Start Time – 7:00 a.m.
Run for longer, stronger lives! By registering in the Big Peach Sizzler, runners are supporting Miles For Cystic Fibrosis, an Atlanta-based charity focusing solely on Cystic Fibrosis (CF) research and the CF community in Georgia.
Location Southbound Restaurant 5394 Peachtree Road Chamblee, GA 30341
Throughout the evening, guests will enjoy a fun night of live entertainment, hors d’oeurves, and drinks. Proceeds benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, and additional contributions are also welcomed and appreciated.
Kick off the morning with the 5K Costume Road Race and 1-Mile fun Run! The 7th Annual Hustle For Hope 5k invites you to run, walk, and roll to benefit the Frank Clark Memorial Scholarship Fund at The Elaine Clark Center.
Highlighting the state’s culinary hot spots, Georgia Restaurant Week returns for its 3rd year!
July 17th – 23rd, 2017 Monday – Sunday
Over 50 participating spots throughout Georgia will be offering prixe fixe menus ranging from $15-$35 per person. With lunch and dinner options available, diners are encouraged to make reservations in advance. The 2017 Georgia Restaurant Week is brought to you by the Georgia Restaurant Association.