With sunny skies ahead, we are in the spirit of Summer! From a leisurely morning with the family at a local farmer’s market to cocktails in the garden, the weekend ahead is packed with fun for all tastes and ages.
Sip on cocktails while mingling in Atlanta’s most beautiful gardens, catch an outdoor movie or concert with the family, and explore an incredible variety of art. This weekend is serving up some serious summertime fun – right outside your doorstep!
Whatever your tastes, we have you covered with a long weekend ahead with our Top 8 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend:Thursday – Sunday, July 18th – 21st, 2019.
The Can Can Ball invites you to an evening of dancing, live music, food, and a silent auction dedicated to The Atlanta Community Food Bank. At its new location a The Fairmont, it will be a night to remember!
Mix and mingle as over 2,000 guests dance to music from one of Atlanta’s hottest live bands, enjoy light fare from local restaurants, and participate in a silent auction filled with considerably unique items.
In a competition to win a trip to Paris, Atlanta waiters are racing to the finish with trays full of drinks! Based off a French tradition for Bastille Day, Waiters’ Race features competition at its finest, followed by an after-party filled with French tradition, games, entertainment, and fun.
Enjoy a night of epicurean delights at Summer in the City! Benefiting the Andrew C. Carlos Multiple Sclerosis Institute at Shepherd Center, guests will enjoy an evening filled with fine wine, delicious food, and an exciting auction.
Returning to the scenic Atlanta botanical Garden, AgLanta Eats is now celebrating its fourth year as the city’s hyper-local food festival! Bring your appetites for delicious fare crafted from the freshest ingredients from local farms, all prepared by Atlanta’s top chefs.
Join your neighbors for a morning of fitness and fun on the Atlanta Beltline! The Atlanta Beltline Westside 5K/ 8K/ 13K is the perfect opportunity to explore the West End, connect with the community, and stay active.
The Atlanta Beltline Westside 5K/ 8K takes participants through the West End, Atlanta’s oldest neighborhood! Before continuing through Westview, the race takes runners along the original segment of the Atlanta BeltLine – the West End Trail.
NEW FOR 2018 – Join the After Party at Monday Night Garage!
All ages and abilities are welcome to paddle the famous Chattahoochee River, and there will even be a free kids’ race. Participants will receive a race t-shirt, lunch ticket, and access to SweetWater Beverages at the after party, located in Buckhead!
The Atlanta Moon Ride, the first night-cycling event of its kind to come to the city, is back for its 7th annual celebration! Kick off the event with an incredible pre-party followed by a nighttime bike ride.
Event Details: Friday, June 7th, 2019 Festival Pre-Party | 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Ride Begins | 11:00 p.m.
Beginning at Piedmont Park, the ride will continue through Atlanta’s most social, eclectic neighborhoods! The 7-mile night bike ride is a great way to connect with the community while safely exploring the Highlands, Old Fourth Ward, Ponce City Market, and Atlanta Beltline neighborhoods.
Get your superhero gear ready and use those superpowers to reach the finish line at the 7th Annual Strong4Life Superhero Sprint! Atlanta’s beloved tradition welcomes children and adults alike to join the 5K, 1-Mile Fun Run, and costume contest in support of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s battle against childhood obesity.
Event Details Saturday | June 1st, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 5K Run/Walk 10:00 a.m. -1 Mile Fun Run 10:45 a.m. – Costume Contest & Awards Ceremony