Friday Jazz at The High Museum of Art

Friday Jazz returns to the High Museum of Art for an evening of live jazz performances featured in the atrium every third Friday – always with a great lineup. July features the stylistically sophisticated vibes of percussionist, Emrah Kotan!

Event Details
Friday | July 19th, 2019
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Relax with a cold cocktail, explore the museum’s permanent collections, and enjoy the incredible variety of jazz from straight ahead to free jazz, bebop to swing, and more.

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BB&T Atlanta Open

The BB&T Atlanta Open is returning to Atlantic Station for some World-Class Fun on a World-Class Field!

Tournament Dates
July 20th – 28th, 2019
Qualifying: July 20th – 21st

Location
Atlantic Station
1380 Atlantic Dr NW
Atlanta, GA 30363

The ATP World Tour 250 Event is held each summer as part of the U.S. Open Series.

With the updated stadium design, there won’t be a bad seat! Enjoy tennis from the closest seats on the ATP tour with more shade, larger interactive areas on the grounds, and the AJC Grandstand court now offers shaded seating, compliments of Northside Hospital.

The family-friendly event will include special events such as a Free Family Zone, fireworks display, Ladies Day, Kids Weekend, and more.

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Summer in the City

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.

Event Details
Wednesday | July 24th, 2019
6:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Location
The Fairmont
1429 Fairmont Ave NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

At the highly anticipated summertime affair, over 16 of Atlanta’s most talented chefs expertly pair their exquisite cuisine with more than 45 fine wines from around the world.

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Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival

Atlanta’s most notable chefs and mixologists join together to compete with their tastiest tomato concoctions at the 11th Annual Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival!

Event Details
Sunday | July 14th, 2019
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location
Westside Provisions District
1100-1210 Howell Mill Road
Atlanta, GA 30318

Throughout the competition, each chef and mixologist is paired up with a local farmer to create a signature tomato-themed dish in their fight to win the Killer Tomato crown and cape. Attendees will enjoy dozens of tomato-based treats and cocktails!

Festivities will also include live music from The Spazmatics and Ford Fry’s chef band, The Foo’d Fighters!, specialty food and beverage sponsors, a live auction, and mingling with the South’s top food writers, photographers, and chefs.

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Top 10 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

Summer is officially starting, and we couldn’t be more excited! 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.

Kick off the new season with 80 tons of sand at an outdoor beach party – right in the heart of the city! Sip on cocktails while mingling in Atlanta’s most beautiful gardens, catch an outdoor movie with the family, or wind down with some live jazz. This weekend is one to spend outdoors!

Whatever your tastes, we have you covered with the Top 10 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, June 20th – 23rd, 2019.

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Atlanta Ice Cream Festival + Fight Cancer Walk

Get the scoop on Atlanta & Wellness! The 9th Annual Atlanta Ice Cream Festival returns this Summer with endless fun for the whole family.

Event Date
Saturday | July 27th, 2019

Fight Cancer Walk
10:00 a.m.

Festival Hours
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location
Piedmont Park
10th Street & Charles Allen Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30306

Entertainment will feature marching bands, Atlanta’s best drum lines, ice cream eating contests, live demonstrations, and outdoor activities. Enjoy delicious treats while finding ways to burn off the calories at the Hula Hoop Competition, Jump Rope Fun, Frisbee Toss, Double Dutch Routines, and so much more!

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Atlanta Field Day

Atlanta Field Day is bringing Recess back to Atlanta with adults in mind for some throwback fun!

Event Details
Saturday | July 13th, 2019
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Location
Historic Fourth Ward Park
680 Dallas Street
Atlanta, GA 30308

Recruit your team of 8+ friends, grab some beers, and have a day of nostalgic outdoor fun! Atlanta Field Day is just like field day in grade school, built with adults in mind. This year’s event will feature some Field Day classics, as well as a variety of new games including: Bubble Gauntlet, P.D.I. Relay, Grass Twister, Tug-O-War, Eating Contests, Backyard Wheelbarrow Race, Photo Booth Scavenger Hunt, Back is the New Front Relay, Giant Paper Airplane Toss, and more!

2019 promises even more new games and fun surprises!

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The Atlanta BeltLine

Q: What is the Atlanta BeltLine?

A: The Atlanta BeltLine is an ongoing project that will connect 45 neighborhoods, including neighborhoods in Buckhead and Midtown Atlanta, by repurposing old railroad corridors into a 22 mile loop of streetcar transit, greenspace, plus walking and biking trails.

Q: Where will the BeltLine go?

A: The BeltLine makes a large loop winding through Atlanta’s Intown neighborhoods.  Neighborhoods along the route include Grant Park, East Atlanta, Virginia Highland, Ansley Park and the Buckhead Continue reading “The Atlanta BeltLine” »

Fourth of July Rooftop Bash | Ponce City Market

Ponce City Market’s annual Fourth of July Rooftop Bash is celebrating the red, white, and blue with Atlanta’s best panoramic skyline views and an evening to remember!

Event Details
Thursday | July 4th, 2019
5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Location

The Roof at Ponce City Market
675 Ponce De Leon Avenue Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30308

Come out to the rooftop of Ponce City Market for delicious barbecue, craft cocktails, live music, entertainment, and of course – Atlanta’s best panoramic firework views! 

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AgLanta Eats | Atlanta Botanical Garden

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.

Event Details
Monday | July 15th, 2019
4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location
Atlanta Botanical Garden
1345 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30309

All ages are welcome, so bring the entire family for an enchanting evening of delicious food, live music, activities, and more!

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