Top 10 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

With so many great events all weekend long, a little rain can’t get us down! Kick off the exciting weekend ahead with our list of the Top 10 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, May 17th- 20th, 2018.

From authentic Greek flavors to mixing and mingling in the Gardens, all tastes (and ages!) will find ways to have fun all weekend. Lace up your tennis shoes for the Brookhaven Bolt, or simply to browse the homes of the Grant Park and Kirkwood neighborhoods. The Atlanta Cycling Festival kicks off this weekend, which is the perfect way to work up an appetite for the margaritas, tacos, and craft beer festivals ahead!

Whether you feel like venturing out alone or enjoying some time with friends and family, we have you covered with 10 unique happenings all weekend long!

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Candler Park Music & Food Festival

Celebrating 10 years in Candler park, the Candler Park Music & Food Festival returns to bring another incredible lineup of music, food, and fun to Candler Park!

Event Details
Friday – Saturday | June  1st – 2nd, 2018

Location
Candler Park
585 Candler Park Drive NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30307

Tickets
General Admission – $30
VIP – $80

The festival is a favorite among foodies and music lovers alike, and we have all the highlights!

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Atlanta Margarita + Taco Festival

Back by popular demand, the Atlanta Margarita + Taco Festival is returning bigger than ever in its 2nd year as a two-day event!

Event Details
Saturday – Sunday | May 19th – 20th, 2018
11:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location
Historic Fourth Ward Park
680 Dallas Street Northeast
Atlanta, Georgia 30308

Experience the the best specialty margaritas and tacos in the Southeast! With 12 margarita bars and 40 taco vendors, there will be something for everyone at the festival! Take in the beauty of Historic Fourth Ward Park as you listen to live music, enjoy a variety of tacos, and sip on winning specialty margaritas all weekend long.

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Brookhaven Beer Fest

Summer is here, and so is the beer! The 8th annual Brookhaven Beer Festival returns just in time to kick of the Summer season.

Event Details
Saturday | June 9th, 2018
3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location
Brookhaven Park
4158 Peachtree Road
Brookhaven, GA 30319

The festival is one of Atlanta’s largest and most popular beer tasting events, featuring 150+ beers and wines to sample. Explore an unbeatable range of IPAs, pale ales, wheat beers, lagers, ambers, and stouts, and much more. Everyone from the casual beer drinker to the beer connoisseur will find something to enjoy! 

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Brookhaven Food Truck Roundup

The start of Summer means it’s also food truck season, and the food trucks are returning to Brookhaven!

Event Details
Kicks Off Wednesday | May 9th, 2018
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Continues Wednesday Nights, May 9th – October 3rd

Location
Blackburn Park
3493 Ashford Dunwoody Rd NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30319

When Wednesday comes along, put down those pots and pans and head out for a fun, casual dinner with the family! With several local food trucks to choose from, even the pickiest eaters will find something delicious to try. The fun continues with a bounce house, activities for children, and live entertainment!

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Kirkwood Spring Fling & Tour of Homes

See why Kirkwood residents love their neighborhood at the 16th annual Kirkwood Spring Fling Festival & Tour of Homes!

Event Details
Saturday | May 19th, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

5K Road Race
Saturday | 8:30 a.m.
Downtown Kirkwood

Tour of Homes
Saturday & Sunday
Noon – 5:00 p.m.

Location
Bessie Branham Park
2051 Delano Drive NE
Atlanta, GA 30317

Start the weekend off with the Festival 5K, stroll through the artists market, and catch some live music! Kids can work up an appetite at the kids area before enjoying delicious food from local vendors or at the BBQ competition. Admission is free, and all ages are welcome!

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10 Ways to Celebrate Mothers Day Around Atlanta

Spring is in full bloom, which means it’s that special time of year again – The time to celebrate the Mom in your life! Mother’s Day is quickly approaching on Sunday, May 13th, 2018.

From festivals to a night on the town, there’s something special for every Mom’s taste! No matter where you’re celebrating, we have you covered with our  list of the Top 10 Ways to Celebrate Mom Around Atlanta this year.

Happy Mother’s Day!

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Atlanta Food & Wine Festival

From Texas to D.C., the Eight Annual Atlanta Food & Wine Festival spotlights the rich food and beverage traditions of the South!

Event Details
May 31st – June 3rd, 2018

Location
Located in Midtown, the festival will primarily take place at Loews Hotel Atlanta with tasting tents throughout Piedmont Park Promenade in addition to festival dinners, classes, and events located throughout town.

Join fellow wine and food lovers alongside award-winning chefs, sommeliers, and beverage innovators to sip, sample, and savor the South! Known as the first culinary festival in the nation dedicated to showcasing the rich food and beverage traditions of the South, the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival offers a fulfilling variety of weekend activities!

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Slingin’ Wings Festival at Brookhaven Park

At the Slingin’ Wings Festival, restaurants from all over Atlanta will be slingin’ wings all day long for your tasting pleasure. Come out for a full day of good eats, frosty brews, live music, and all sorts of fun activities!

Event Details
Saturday | May 12th, 2018
12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location
Brookhaven Park
4158 Peachtree Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30319

Event proceeds will benefit Releash Atlanta, a 501c3 not for profit organization that works tirelessly to rescue dogs from high kill shelters throughout the state of Georgia.

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Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl on the BeltLine

When Cinco de Mayo falls on a Saturday, Atlanta knows how to get in the spirit!

Join the best bars and restaurants along the Atlanta BeltLine for one incredible Cinco de Mayo Pub Crawl.

Event Details
Saturday | May 5th, 2018
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Check-in Locations
Inman Park | Ponce | Midtown

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