Top 13 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

Get the most out of Summer all weekend long with out list of the Top 9 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, July 19th – 22nd, 2018.

Kick off the weekend with some sips and strolls through the Atlanta Botanical Garden, an outdoor movie, or an iconic outdoor concert! Art and competition heat up all weekend long at the BB&T Atlanta Open, live performances, and plenty of visual art to explore.

Whether you feel like a day of family fun, relaxation, or getting active outside, we have you covered with 9 unique happenings all weekend long!

Continue reading “Top 13 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend” »

Atlanta Summer Wine Festival

Atlanta Wine Festival proudly presents the Atlanta Summer Wine Fest. This year’s event will feature two sessions filled with over 50 wines, beer and cider, live music, food, and fun!

Event Details
Saturday | August 11th, 2018

Session 1:
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Session 2: 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Continue reading “Atlanta Summer Wine Festival” »

Pub Crawl on the BeltLine: Summer Edition

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!

Event Details
Saturday |August 11th, 2018
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Tickets
$30

The Summer Edition Pub Crawl will feature amazing food and drink specials with up to 5 complimentary beverages at locations along the crawl. Jump into Summer with your friends as you crawl your way along the Beltline!

Continue reading “Pub Crawl on the BeltLine: Summer Edition” »

Atlanta Zombie Pub Crawl

Atlanta’s largest and long-running zombie pub crawl returns for its 9th year, taking over local pubs and restaurants throughout the Virginia Highlands.

Event Details
Saturday | July 28th, 2018 
3:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Location
Diesel Filling Station
870 N Highland Ave NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30306

Registration starts at 3:00 p.m. Zombie makeup begins at 4:00 p.m.

Event is 21+ Over Only

Known for hosting Atlanta’s largest weekly “The Walking Dead” TV viewing parties, Diesel Filling Station includes several pubs throughout North Highlands, professional zombie make-up artists, special guests, exclusive food and drink specials, a Zombie Costume Contests, After-Party, and more!

Continue reading “Atlanta Zombie Pub Crawl” »

10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July in 2018

With Summer only a few days away, it’s time to start planning your 4th of July plans! We have you covered with 10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July Around Atlanta in 2018.

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!

Continue reading “10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July in 2018” »

July 4th “Rooftop Backyard Luau BBQ” | Roof at Ponce City Market

The Roof at Ponce City Market is celebrating the red, white, and blue with Atlanta’s best panoramic skyline views and an evening to remember!

Event Details
Wednesday | July 4th, 2018
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! 

Continue reading “July 4th “Rooftop Backyard Luau BBQ” | Roof at Ponce City Market” »

WonderRoot Artists Market at Ponce City Market

Continuing each month through the year, the WonderRoot Artists Market at Ponce City Market returns this July 22nd!

Event Details
Sunday | July 22nd, 2018
12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Continues First Sunday of Each Month

Where
The Shed at Ponce City Market
675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308

Featuring 40 artists each month, WonderRoot hosts an active market for creative people to sustain themselves and illuminate their skills. The Shed at Ponce City Market is a covered platform off of the Atlanta Beltline’s Eastside Trail, making the Artists Market easily accessible for a lovely afternoon of shopping and browsing.

Continue reading “WonderRoot Artists Market at Ponce City Market” »

Atlanta Moon Ride

The Atlanta Moon Ride, the first night-cycling event of its kind to come to the city, is back for its 6th annual celebration! Kick off the event with an incredible pre-party followed by an evening ride alongside the Atlanta Police Department.

Event Details
Friday | June 8th, 2018
7:00 p.m. Pre-Party
11:00 p.m. Ride

Beginning at Piedmont Park, the ride will continue through Atlanta’s most social, eclectic neighborhoods! The 6-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.

Continue reading “Atlanta Moon Ride” »

Atlanta Streets Alive | Westside

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 | June 10th, 2018
4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Parade Lineup 3:30 p.m. for 4:00 p.m. Launch

Location
Westside

Closed to motorized traffic, the route connects Atlanta’s Downtown attractions to the bustling Westside and up to Underwood Hills.

The fun kicks off Downtown (intersection of Marietta Street and Peachtree Street) where you can join in the official opening of the street and a parade of the route! Free bike decorations will be available while supplies last.

Continue reading “Atlanta Streets Alive | Westside” »

Virginia Highland Summerfest

Summertime is nearing, and it’s time to celebrate with the annual Virginia Highland Summerfest! The beloved family festival extends through the Virginia Highlands, filling every foot with something to experience.

Event Details

June 9th – 10th, 2018

Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location

Summerfest is located on scenic and historic Virginia Avenue between North Highland Avenue and Park Drive. The 5K race begins at the eastern end of the festival just one block east of the intersection of Virginia and North Highland.

Continue reading “Virginia Highland Summerfest” »