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.
Featuring nearly 250 regional artists, the festival emphasizes visual arts and family fun. Explore the works of talented painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metalwork, glass blowers, jewelers, and crafters!
From Krog Street Market to Park Tavern, the East Side Trail on the Atlanta BeltLine connects some of the best restaurants and bars in town. Join your friends and local community to try them all at the Summer Edition of Pub Crawl on the BeltLine!
The Summer Edition Pub Crawl will feature amazing food and drink specials with up to 5 complimentary beverages at locations along the crawl. Enjoy Summertime in Atlanta as you crawl your way along the Beltline!
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.
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!
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.
With Summer only a few days away, it’s time to start planning your 4th of July festivities! We have you covered with 10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July Around Atlanta in 2019.
All through Atlanta, the city is in the spirit with a variety of events!
From the family-friendly to an adult night on the town, there’s something for everyone.
Kick off the morning with a festive parade, explore a new neighborhood, and end the exciting holiday with a number of spectacular fireworks. The festivities are stretching all through the holiday weekend and into the week, so you won’t want to miss a moment of the fun!
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.
Sunset Summers returns in 2019 for another great music series at Park Tavern on Sunday evenings! The weekly concerts continue all summer long with alternative performances from Atlanta’s most buzz-worthy artists through September.
Event Details Doors Open | 7:00 p.m. Music | 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Located conveniently off of the Atlanta BeltLine, performances will be held under the spacious, air conditioned Garden Tent of Park Tavern. With Piedmont Park and the Midtown Skyline as its backdrop, it’s the perfect way to spend a summer evening in Atlanta.