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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Atlanta Beltline Westside 5K/ 8K/ 13K

Join your neighbors for a morning of fitness and fun on the Atlanta Beltline! The Atlanta Beltline Westside 5K/ 8K/ 13K is the perfect opportunity to explore the West End, connect with the community, and stay active.

Event Details
Saturday | July 13th, 2019
7:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Location
West End Park
1111 Oak St. SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30310

The Atlanta Beltline Westside 5K/ 8K takes participants through the West End, Atlanta’s oldest neighborhood! Before continuing through Westview, the race takes runners along the original segment of the Atlanta BeltLine – the West End Trail. 

NEW FOR 2018 – Join the After Party at Monday Night Garage!

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10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July in 2019

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!

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Atlanta Design Festival

Now in its 12th year, the Atlanta Design Festival (formerly Design is Human) devotes 9 days to the impact of design across economic, cultural, policy and social means — bringing the best ideas in international design to Atlanta.

Event Details
June 1st – 9th, 2019

In addition to satellite architecture tours, activities will span the whole city of Atlanta to include a number of showroom presentations, talks, installations, culinary creations, and more!

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2019 Guide to Atlanta’s Best Farmers Markets

When it comes to Springtime in Atlanta, we can think of two things: enjoying everything fresh and getting outdoors! Grab those market bags and get ready to experience the city’s local flavors at their very best with our 2019 Guide to Atlanta’s Best Farmers Markets.

Enjoy a leisurely Saturday morning sipping hot brewed coffee as you stroll through a rainbow of organic produce, listening to live music and exploring local art. Even the kids will enjoy the variety of family-friendly options, including activity centers, baby animals, picnics, and more! 

Shopping local has never been easier, and Atlanta turns a weekly stop for food into a remarkable experience for everyone.

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10 Ways to Relax & Remember Memorial Day Weekend 2019

Memorial Day is quickly returning this May 27th, 2019!

From Thursday through Monday, we have you covered with 10 wonderful ways to relax, remember, and kick off the 3-day weekend a bit early. Whether you’re looking to grab some extra time outdoors with the family, sneak a romantic night out onto the calendar, or explore exciting art and music all weekend long, we have you covered with the holiday highlights!

Celebrate the men and women who defend our country while also kicking off the warmer weather with our Top 10 Happenings all weekend long.

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2019 Guide to Atlanta’s Best Summer Movie Series

Summertime is coming, which means it’s time to shake up your movie routine! We will be updating this page as more showtimes and movies become available for 2019.

Whether you are looking for an outdoor family flick, a date night on the town, or to keep the kiddos busy during the week – We have you covered with the schedules, locations, and highlights to fill your summer with some budget-friendly fun for all ages!

Dates: May – September 2019

Locations: Brookhaven, Metro Atlanta, Midtown Atlanta, Candler Park, Duluth, and more. See schedules below.

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10 Ways to Celebrate Mothers Day Around Atlanta | 2019

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 12th, 2019.

From smelling roses to sipping rosé, there’s something special for every Mom’s taste! Enjoy some family time outside riding bikes or illuminating the night, or treat mom to an evening on the town – or even an afternoon of sipping and sampling all to herself. 

No matter where you’re celebrating, we have you covered with our  list of the Top 10 Ways to Celebrate Mom Around Atlanta in 2019.

Happy Mother’s Day!

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