Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival 2014 Article

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Friday, July 25th to Sunday, July 27th

FEATURED EVENTS AND FESTIVALS: ADVENTURES IN ATLANTA’S PICKS FOR THIS WEEKEND. CHECK OUT OUR SITE AT: http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/

FEATURED: 5th Annual Zombie Pub Crawl (Diesel)

Saturday, July 26th

Time: 3pm to 11pm

About: Every year something happens in the highlands that is so terrifying we dare not speak it’s name: Zombie Outbreak. This scary/fun pub crawl has everything from make-up to costumes to celebrity appearances and much more (Norman Reedus showed up one year), while zombies (and those brave survivors who attend to ward them off) fill the streets of the highlands and terrorize the locals. You can go for free BUT if you would like to get your make-up professionally done and a free drink at each bar it is $30 per ticket, while just drink tickets at each bar are $20 per ticket.

Website/link for more information: http://atlantazombiecrawl.blogspot.com/

4th Annual Ice Cream Festival (Piedmont Park)

Saturday, July 26th

Time: 11am to 6pm

About: If you love ice cream and nature, this just might be the best event of the summer for you! The Ice Cream Festival has everything from ice cream to purchase, an ice cream eating contest, as well as vendors and family fun. It is free to attend and Saturday looks like it might be a nice day for it!

Website/link for  more information: http://www.atlantaicecreamfestival.com/

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

Heritage Arts Festival at Underground Atlanta: Thursday, July 25th-Sunday, July 27th: http://www.heritageartsfestival.net/

Annual Chattahoochee River Summer Splash: Saturday, July 26th: http://www.nps.gov/chat/planyourvisit/event-details.htm?eventID=339583-245777

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

Jazz on the Lawn 2014 at Callanwolde: Friday, August 1st: http://callanwolde.org/jazz-on-the-lawn-2014/

Drafts and Dream Cars at the High Museum of Art: Friday, August 1st: https://www.high.org/Programs/Programs/Events/2014-Events/Special-Events/Drafts-and-Dream-Cars-08012014.aspx

Roswell Riverside Sounds: Saturday, August 2nd: http://www.roswellgov.com/Calendar.aspx?EID=4946&day=2&month=8&year=2014&calType=0

Soundgarden and NIN at Lakewood: Friday, August 8th: https://www.facebook.com/events/731254636908388

SAVE-THE-DATE: Yelp Live at the Tabernacle, Atlanta: Saturday, August 9th: MUST RSVP starting 7/22 at 9 am: http://www.yelp.com/events/atlanta-yelp-live-at-tabernacle

Can Can Pub Crawl: Saturday, August 9th: http://ccpc.xorbia.com/can-can-pub-crawl-2014

Sweet Auburn Music Festival: Saturday, August 9th: http://www.zvents.com/atlanta_ga/events/show/369376392-sweet-auburn-music-fest-2014

Atlanta Seafood & Craft Beer Festival: Saturday, August 9th: http://www.atlantaseafoodandcraftbeer.com/

Atlanta Barbeque Festival: Friday, August 15th-Saturday, August 16th: http://www.atlbbqfest.com/home.php

Piedmont Park Arts Festival 2014: Saturday, August 16th-Sunday, August 17th: http://www.piedmontparkartsfestival.com/

Can Can Ball Gala 2014 for the Community Food Bank: Friday, August 22nd: http://cancanball.org/

Great City Race Marietta: Saturday, August 23rd: http://abt.xorbia.com/great-city-race-marietta

German Bierfest: Saturday, August 23rd: http://www.germanbierfest.com/

12th Annual Grant Park Summer Shade Festival: Saturday, August 23rd-Sunday, August, 24th: http://www.summershadefestival.org/

DragonCon 2014: Thursday, August 28th-Monday, September 1st: http://dragoncon.org/

SAVE-THE-DATE: Great Atlanta Beer Festival: Saturday, September 6th: http://greatatlantabeerfest.com/

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SAVE-THE-DATE: Great Atlanta Beer Festival 2014

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Read our SAVE-THE-DATE for the Great Atlanta Beer Festival on our new website:

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend: Friday, July 18th to Sunday, July 20th

FEATURED EVENTS AND FESTIVALS: ADVENTURES IN ATLANTA’S PICKS FOR THIS WEEKEND. CHECK OUT OUR SITE AT: http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/

FEATURED: Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival (The Goat Farm Arts Center)

Sunday, July 20th

Time: 1pm to 5pm

About: This year, more than 40 of the South’s top chefs along with 17 skilled mixologists and over 30 farmers are teaming up to create the tastiest tomato concoctions to raise money for Georgia Organics and The Giving Kitchen. This would be a great way to spend your Sunday Funday, wouldn’t it? Tickets are $70.

Website/link for more information: http://killertomatofest.tumblr.com/

PREVIEW ON OUR SITE: http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/preview–attack-of-the-killer-tomato-festival-2014-1.html

Pay It Forward Music Festival (Tin Roof Cantina) Benefits Song for Kids Foundation

Saturday, July 19th

Time: 12pm to 2am

About: Do it for the kids! Enjoy the musical styling of Wesley Cook, Stokeswood, and many others all while helping out kids with illnesses or hardships. Also included in the festivities are a pig roast, luau drinks, not to mention the corn hole and beer pong tournaments. Tickets are only $10 in advanced or at the door.

Website/link for  more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/629306767165094

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

MTV’s Girl Code Comedians at The Improv Atlanta: Thursday, July 17th-Saturday, July 19th: http://atlimprov.laughstub.com/show.cfm?id=316307&cart

Red Pepper Taqueria Buckhead One Year Anniversary: Friday, July 18th: MUST RSVP: https://www.facebook.com/events/251362138387124/

ARTiculate ATL 2014 at Atlanta Decorative Arts Center: Friday, July 18th: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/articulate-atl-2014-tickets-11948238503

The Yacht Rock Revival at Park Tavern: Saturday, July 19th: https://www.xorbia.com/e/pleaserock/2014yachtrockrevival

Three Taverns Brewery 1 Year Anniversary: Saturday, July 19th: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/762395

Atlanta Crabs & Beer Festival (Red Brick Brewery): Saturday, July 19th: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/atlanta-crabs-beer-fest-tickets-

Atlanta Field Day in Historic Fourth Ward Park: Saturday, July 19th: http://www.atlfieldday.com/

Paris on Ponce & Pop Marche Bastille Day Festival: Saturday July 19th-Sunday, July 20th: http://www.parisonponce.com/

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

5th Annual Zombie Pub Crawl: Saturday, July 26th: http://atlantazombiecrawl.blogspot.com/

4th Annual Ice Cream Festival: Saturday, July 26th: http://www.atlantaicecreamfestival.com/

Annual Chattahoochee River Summer Splash: Saturday, July 26th: http://www.nps.gov/chat/planyourvisit/event-details.htm?eventID=339583-245777

Jazz on the Lawn 2014 at Callanwolde: Friday, August 1st: http://callanwolde.org/jazz-on-the-lawn-2014/

Drafts and Dream Cars at the High Museum of Art: Friday, August 1st: https://www.high.org/Programs/Programs/Events/2014-Events/Special-Events/Drafts-and-Dream-Cars-08012014.aspx

SAVE-THE-DATE: Yelp Live at the Tabernacle, Atlanta: Saturday, August 9th: MUST RSVP starting 7/22 at 9 am: http://www.yelp.com/events/atlanta-yelp-live-at-tabernacle

Can Can Pub Crawl: Saturday, August 9th: http://ccpc.xorbia.com/can-can-pub-crawl-2014

Sweet Auburn Music Festival: Saturday, August 9th: http://www.zvents.com/atlanta_ga/events/show/369376392-sweet-auburn-music-fest-2014

Atlanta Barbeque Festival: Friday, August 15th-Saturday, August 16th: http://www.atlbbqfest.com/home.php

Piedmont Park Arts Festival 2014: Saturday, August 16th-Sunday, August 17th: http://www.piedmontparkartsfestival.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: Great Atlanta Beer Festival: Saturday, September 6th: http://greatatlantabeerfest.com/

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Friday, July 11th to Sunday, July 13th

FEATURED EVENTS AND FESTIVALS: ADVENTURES IN ATLANTA’S PICKS FOR THIS WEEKEND. CHECK OUT OUR SITE AT: http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/

Atlanta Street Food Festival (Piedmont Park)

Saturday, July 12th

Time: Noon to 8pm

About: If you love food trucks (and let’s face it, who doesn’t?) and a lot of them, we’ve got just the place for you to go, Piedmont Park for the Atlanta Street Food Festival. There will be everything from Chicken and Waffles to healthy salads to Fried Green Tomatoes and even a whole hog! Get there early and hungry: tickets are $10.50 plus fees for a food and beverage wrist band, rides are $10 for unlimited, and children are under 12 are free. Food and drinks are available for purchase after entrance.

Website/link for more information: http://www.atlantastreetfoodfestival.com/

Time Lord Party (Doctor Who) at The Masquerade

Friday, July 11th

Time: 9pm to 3am

About: Are you a fan of Doctor Who? Do you like to dress up and enjoy people watching at it’s best? This event is for you this weekend! Brought to you by Markstercon.com, the ultimate theme party promoters, there will be drinks, a costume contest at midnight, and you won’t even have to wait until DragonCon to get to see your favorite Doctor get-ups. Tickets are $10 in advanced and $15 at the door.

Website/link for  more information: http://timelordparty.blogspot.com/

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

3rd Annual Dog Days at Red Hare Brewery: Saturday, July 12th: https://www.facebook.com/events/144376485732771

Sunset Jazz Festival at Chastain Park: Saturday, July 12th: http://www.classicchastain.com/event/sunset-jazz-fest-will-downing-lalah-hathaway-david-sanborn-gerald-albright-norman-brown/

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

MTV’s Girl Code Comedians at The Improv Atlanta: Thursday, July 17th-Saturday, July 19th: http://atlimprov.laughstub.com/show.cfm?id=316307&cart

Atlanta Crabs & Beer Festival (Red Brick Brewery): Saturday, July 19th: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/atlanta-crabs-beer-fest-tickets-11015259939?ref=ebtnebtckt

Pay It Forward Music Festival at Tin Roof Benefiting Songs for Kids Foundation: Saturday, July 19th: https://www.facebook.com/events/629306767165094

Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival: Sunday, July 20th: http://killertomatofest.tumblr.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: 5th Annual Zombie Pub Crawl: Saturday, July 26th: http://atlantazombiecrawl.blogspot.com/

4th Annual Ice Cream Festival: Saturday, July 26th: http://www.atlantaicecreamfestival.com/

Annual Chattahoochee River Summer Splash: Saturday, July 26th: http://www.nps.gov/chat/planyourvisit/event-details.htm?eventID=339583-245777

Jazz on the Lawn 2014 at Callanwolde: Friday, August 1st: http://callanwolde.org/jazz-on-the-lawn-2014/

SAVE-THE-DATE: Yelp Live at the Tabernacle, Atlanta: Saturday, August 9th: MUST RSVP starting 7/22 at 9 am: http://www.yelp.com/events/atlanta-yelp-live-at-tabernacle

SAVE-THE-DATE: Great Atlanta Beer Festival: Saturday, September 6th: http://greatatlantabeerfest.com/

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend and 4th of July, Thursday, July 3rd to Sunday, July 6th

FEATURED EVENTS AND FESTIVALS: ADVENTURES IN ATLANTA’S PICKS FOR THIS WEEKEND. CHECK OUT OUR SITE AT: http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/

FEATURED: Atlanta Food Festival (Jim Miller Park Marietta)

Saturday, July 5th – Sunday, July 6th

Time: noon to 8pm both days

About: The Atlanta Food Festival is one large eating event for the whole family! Sample foods from many area restaurants and food trucks, all while giving back to the community as the proceeds go to Inside Out Center, LLC. They are a non profit that supports low to middle income families in Atlanta. Tickets are $20 to get in for adults, while it is $14 for youths and kids under 13 are free with adult admission. Pre-sale unlimited rides are $20 per person. It is $25 for 20 food tickets and/or rides the day of, as well as unlimited rides.

Website/link for more information: http://www.atlfoodfest.com/

Red, White and Brew at the Georgia Aquarium

Friday, July 4th

Time: 7pm to 10pm

About: Celebrate 4th of July this year in Georgia Aquarium’s Oceans Ballroom with unlimited beer sampling, live music, a full BBQ dinner buffet and more! At the end of the night, join them on the top of our Parking Deck for the city’s BEST view of the Centennial Olympic Park’s firework show. Tickets are $55 for non-members (doesn’t include actual aquarium entry beyond the ballroom), $45 for members. If you wish to go into the aquarium, you will pay for an aquarium admission as well ($40). Tickets go up July 3rd to $65!

Website/link for  more information:http://www.georgiaaquarium.org/explore-the-aquarium/events-and-programs/redwhitebrew.aspx

ALSO THIS WEEKEND – INCLUDES A LONG LIST OF 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATIONS!

Laughing Skull Best of Atlanta Showcase: Thursday, July 3rd-Sunday, July 6th: http://laughingskulllounge.com/show.cfm?id=308944

Red, White, and Brews Pub Crawl: Thursday, July 3rd: http://abt.xorbia.com/red-white-brews-pub-crawl

AJC Peachtree Road Race After Party: Friday, July 4th: http://parktavern.xorbia.com/ajc-peachtree-road-race-after-party

Whiskey Blue Presents: The 4th of July: Friday, July 4th: http://ticketvibe.com/event/21524/whiskeyblue

4th of July Celebration at Centennial Olympic Park: Friday, July 4th: http://www.centennialpark.com/index.php/plan-your-visit/event-calendar/springsummer-events/4th-of-july

Celebrate 4th of July with TAP!: Friday, July 4th: http://www.tapat1180.com/home.php

Legendary Fourth of July at Lenox Square Mall: Friday, July 4th: https://www.facebook.com/events/1441484762757288/

Fourth of July with MUDCAT at Hotties Hawgs BBQ: Friday, July 4th: http://hottiehawgsbbq.com/events/4th-anniversary-july-4th-bbq-bash/

Free Concert with 116th Army Band of Georgia National Guard (Atlantic Station): Sunday, July 6th: http://blog.atlanticstation.com/2014/06/30/peek-week-june-30-july-6/

Cities with 4th of July events:

Marietta: http://www.mariettaga.gov/city/news/readarticle?id=2395

Stone Mountain:http://www.stonemountainpark.com/events/Fantastic-Fourth-Celebration.aspx

Decatur: http://www.visitdecaturgeorgia.com/index.aspx?page=48&recordid=3705&returnURL=%2findex.aspx%3fpage%3d9

Alpharetta: http://www.awesomealpharetta.com/pages/ContentPage.aspx?ContentName=Alpharetta_July_Fourth

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

The Goat Farm Arts Center Presents:Dad’s Garage and Friends: Friday, July 11th-Saturday, July 12th: http://www.dadsgarage.com/shows/season-19/special-events/dads-garage-and-friends.aspx

Time Lord Party (DOCTOR WHO) at The Masquerade: Saturday, July 12th: http://timelordparty.blogspot.com/

Atlanta Street Food Festival: Saturday, July 12th: http://www.atlantastreetfoodfestival.com/

3rd Annual Dog Days at Red Hare Brewery: Saturday, July 12th: https://www.facebook.com/events/144376485732771

Atlanta Crabs & Beer Festival (Red Brick Brewery): Saturday, July 19th: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/atlanta-crabs-beer-fest-tickets-11015259939?ref=ebtnebtckt

Pay It Forward Music Festival at Tin Roof Benefiting Songs for Kids Foundation: Saturday, July 19th: https://www.facebook.com/events/629306767165094

Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival: Sunday, July 20th: http://killertomatofest.tumblr.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: 5th Annual Zombie Pub Crawl: Saturday, July 26th: http://atlantazombiecrawl.blogspot.com/

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend: Friday, June 27th to Sunday, June 29th

FEATURED EVENTS AND FESTIVALS: ADVENTURES IN ATLANTA’S PICKS FOR THIS WEEKEND. CHECK OUT OUR SITE AT: http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/

Thunder on the Parkway (Lake Lanier)

Friday, June 27th – Sunday, June 29th

Time: Varies by day

About: This bike rally and music festival is three days full of activities on Lake Lanier. Who doesn’t like the lake? Tickets are $35 for a weekend pass, $20 for a day pass, $5 for a beach pass, and $100 for VIP.

Website/link for more information: http://fullthrottle.xorbia.com/thunder-on-the-parkway-2014

Old Fourth Ward Parks Art Festival (O4W)

Saturday, June 28th-Sunday, June 29th

Time: 10 am Saturday and 11 am Sunday to 6pm both days

About: The biggest art festival in Atlanta this weekend with lots of local art, food and fun. Did we mention it’s free? So go and explore a new area of town with the rest of Atlanta.

Website/link for  more information:http://www.oldfourthwardparkartsfestival.com/

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

Cops on Doughnut Shops 2014: Friday, June 27th – Sunday, June 29th at area Krispy Kremes: http://fundraising.specialolympicsga.org/2014/CODS/

Canada Fest 2014 at Meehan’s Atlantic Station: Saturday, June 28th: https://www.freshtix.com/events/atlantacanadafest

Indie Craft Experience Summer Craft Market: Saturday, June 28th- Sunday, June 29th: http://www.ice-atlanta.com/

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

Red, White, and Brews Pub Crawl: Thursday, July 3rd: http://abt.xorbia.com/red-white-brews-pub-crawl

AJC Peachtree Road Race After Party: Friday, July 4th: http://parktavern.xorbia.com/ajc-peachtree-road-race-after-party

Whiskey Blue Presents: The 4th of July: Friday, July 4th: http://ticketvibe.com/event/21524/whiskeyblue

4th of July Celebration at Centennial Olympic Park: Friday, July 4th: http://www.centennialpark.com/index.php/plan-your-visit/event-calendar/springsummer-events/4th-of-july

Atlanta Food Festival: Saturday, July 5th-Sunday, July 6th: http://www.atlfoodfest.com/

Atlanta Street Food Festival: Saturday, July 10th: http://www.atlantastreetfoodfestival.com/

Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival: Sunday, July 20th: http://killertomatofest.tumblr.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: 5th Annual Zombie Pub Crawl: Saturday, July 26th: http://atlantazombiecrawl.blogspot.com/

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