Atlanta Streets Alive!

asa_logo_800pxAtlanta Streets Alive returns once more to take over the streets of Atlanta. Get ready to explore your community streets in a safer, healthier, more livable way!

Event Details
Sunday | April 8th, 2018
2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Eastside | Dekalb Ave

Closed to motorized traffic, the BRAND NEW route connects Kirkwood and Lake Claire neighborhoods to Downtown along 4.4 miles of Decatur Street and DeKalb Avenue.  Roads will be opened to people on foot, bike, and other human-powered activities. Come take part in the family-friendly fun by biking, skating, walking and rolling down the streets!

The free event transforms the streets of Atlanta into a public park open to the community. There is no beginning or end, so hop on in wherever you’d like!

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Druid Hills Tour of Homes & Gardens

The Druid Hills Tour of Homes & Gardens is celebrating its 50th anniversary! Featuring 5 homes and 6 gardens, the premiere tour explores the evolution of the architecture and design of the Druid Hills neighborhood in Atlanta.

Tour Dates
April 21st – 23rd, 2017

Tour hours
Friday 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m
Saturday & Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Focused on preserving and extending the vision of noted landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, the Druid Hills Tour of Homes & Gardens will celebrate its Golden Anniversary with 12 elegant locations that showcase renovation, restoration, and the work of master gardeners. The tour will also feature a series of events including small bites of southern fare, performances from local musicians, and the opportunity to shop local farmstand produce.

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Atlanta Dogwood Festival

The dogwoods are in full bloom, which means it’s time for Atlanta’s official kickoff into Spring! The city’s favorite springtime tradition returns with the 82nd Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival.

Event Details
April 13th – 15th, 2018

Piedmont Park

A staple in Atlanta for over 80 years, more than 260 fine artists and hundreds of thousands of visitors will attend the three-day Festival!

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Top 9 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

St. Patrick’s Day is just a few days away, and Atlanta is in the spirit! not feeling the Luck of the Irish? There are still plenty of ways to get the most out of the beautiful weekend ahead with our Top 9 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, March 15th – 18th.

Kick off the weekend with a totally rad 90’s cocktail party, watch a fun competition in support of rescue dogs, and sample flavor all throughout the city! Whether you’re looking to celebrate the holiday weekend or just explore Atlanta’s best events, we have you covered with 9 unique happenings all weekend long!

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Atlanta BaconFest

BaconFest is back like you’ve never seen it before. The outdoor Festival brings the “3 B’s” to Atlanta: Beer, Bands, and – of course- Bacon!

Event Details
Saturday | March 31st, 2018
1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Dad’s Garage Theater
569 Ezzard Street
Atlanta, GA 30312

Bottomless Bacon Tickets
$50 Advance | $55 Door

The day will feature awesome local bands, hilarious carnival games with Atlanta’s top improvisers, endless troughs of cold beer, and much more!

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Spring Atlanta Home Show | Cobb Galleria

The 40th annual Atlanta Home Show returns this Spring as Cobb Galleria transforms for 3 days to serve all your home improvement needs!

Event Dates
March 23rd – 25th, 2018

Show hours
Friday & Saturday | 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday | 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cobb Galleria Center
Two Galleria Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30339

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Rescue Dog Olympics

Come out for a romping fun Field Day to celebrate your rescue dog at the Rescue Dog Olympics!

Event Details
Saturday | March 17th, 2018
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Brook Run Park
4770 N Peachtree Road
Dunwoody, GA 30338

Celebrating rescue dogs and their forever families, the festival features live music, a beer garden, Olympic Games, and an afternoon of fun with your four-legged companions!

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Inman Park Restaurant Week

Indulge in Atlanta’s heart of culinary flavor during the 2018 Inman Park Restaurant Week!

Event Dates
March 12th – 18th, 2018

Growing with a sophisticated palate, Inman Park is home to over 13 restaurants and pubs offering American, Southern, European and ethnic cuisine!

Throughout the week, local restaurants and pubs will offer prix-fixe menus for brunch, lunch, and dinner at $15, $25, and $35.

Prices are per person, and many restaurants will be offering multiple fixed menu options per seating. While prices exclude alcohol and gratuity, participating restaurants will be offering drink specials alongside their daily menus.

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Nature Fest at Fernbank Museum

Explore the great outdoors and its inhabitants at Fernbank’s Nature Fest. Back by popular demand, the Family Fun Day offers 75 acres of outdoor adventures, crafts, nature walks, new discoveries, and much more!

Event Details
Saturday | March 10th, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Fernbank Museum of Natural History
767 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

With fun for all ages, young and experienced nature lovers will find something to enjoy – and to discover!

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Fernbank After Dark

Fernbank After Dark offers exclusive Museum access after dark with a variety of hands-on activities for adults! Don’t miss live music, giant screen movies, craft beer and cocktails, and more at March’s Microbes & Microbrews!

Event Details
Friday | March 9th, 2018
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Continues Second Friday of Every Month

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