What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Friday, April 25th-Sunday, April 27th

FEATURED EVENTS AND FESTIVALS: ADVENTURES IN ATLANTA’S PICKS FOR THIS WEEKEND

Counterpoint Music & Festival 2014 (Kingston Downs, GA near Rome)

Friday, April 25th – Sunday, April 27th

Time: Varies, see website

About:  Three days of music including Sleigh Bells(!), Outkast(!!), and Foster the People to name a few, this festival should be a good time! Whether you camp out, take an RV, or day trip it, there is a little something for everyone. Tickets are $90 per day General Admission, $224 for the weekend with camping, $199 without. VIP packages range from $199 per day to $800 for the weekend.

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

Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun CD Release Party (Terminal West at King Plow)

Friday, April 25th

Time: 9pm show starts, they go on 11pm.

About: Our favorite local band is having a CD release party and you can get the EP and a show for $5 with TTMQuads PROMO CODE. Head over to King Plow to see them rock out! The tickets are $5 to $10.

Website/link for  more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1434575196782469

Inman Park Festival (Inman Park)

Friday, April 25th-Sunday April, 27th

Time: Festival noon-6pm Saturday and Sunday

About: If you love a good parade, this is the festival for you. At 2pm on Saturday, the parade is chocked full of groups, musicians, comedy troups, and bands. It’s one of my favorites along side the L5P Halloween Parade. The festival is free and on top of the parade, there is a vibrant artist market and food!

Website/link for  more information: http://inmanparkfestival.org/

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

1st Annual Quasimodo Day (Three Taverns Brewery): Friday, April 25th: https://www.facebook.com/events/1417974081798243

Icon 80s Music Video Dance Party (Famous Pub): Friday, April 25th: https://www.facebook.com/events/627466193996903

Smyrna Spring Jonquil Festival: Saturday, April 26th-Sunday, April 27th: http://www.smyrnacity.com/index.aspx?page=15&recordid=4722

Alpahretta Arts StreetFest: Saturday, April 26th-Sunday, April 27th: http://www.awesomealpharetta.com/pages/ContentPage.aspx?ContentName=Alpharetta_Streetfest

Taste of Marietta: Sunday, April 27th: http://www.tasteofmarietta.com/

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

Dos Equis Dos De Mayo Atlanta Party (FREE WITH RSVP), Friday, May 2nd: http://dosdemayoatlanta.splashthat.com

3rd Annual Dos De May Tequila Crawl: Friday, May 2nd: https://www.facebook.com/events/724856240869563

2nd Annual Tres De May Tequila Tour: Saturday, May 3rd: https://www.facebook.com/events/1454962791402806

Bash of the Empire III: Star Wars Art Party: Saturday, May 3rd: https://www.facebook.com/events/491536157631493

Nancy Falco Fund: Dancers Unite Against Cancer 2014: Saturday, May 3rd: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/dancers-unite-against-cancer-2014-tickets-8024502503?aff=eorg

31st Annual Derby Day 2014 (Shepard Center): Saturday, May 3rd: http://www.derbyday.com/

Bar Wars (Star Wars Themed Pub Crawl): Sunday, May 4th: https://www.facebook.com/events/359493644187212

FEATURED Night of Spectacles 2014 benefiting Georgia Lions Lighthouse: Saturday, May 10th: http://www.nightofspectacles.org/

Party in the Park (Centennial Olympic Park) with MGMT, Joy Formidable, Girl Talk and Stokes Wood: Saturday, May 17th: http://partyintheparkatlanta.com/

East Atlanta Beer Festival: Saturday, May 17th: http://www.eastatlantabeerfest.com/

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Sweetwater 420 Festival 2014

header-2014Read our take on Sweetwater 420 Festival on our new website:

http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/sweetwater-420-festival.html

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

FEATURED EVENTS AND FESTIVALS: ADVENTURES IN ATLANTA’S PICKS FOR THIS WEEKEND

Sweetwater 420 Festival (Now at Centennial Olympic Park)

Friday, April 18th-Sunday, April 20th

Time: Varies, see website

About:  With Tons of music including our friend, Wesley Cook opening for Sublime with Rome, as well as an experience tent where they pair beer with food, this is the festival to go to this weekend. Don’t forget they’ve moved from Chandler Park to Centennial Olympic Park for more room, AMEN! Tickets are $10 for General Admission each day or $18 for the whole weekend. VIP are $60 each day as the VIP 3-day pass is sold out.

Website/link for more information: http://sweetwater420fest.com/

Atlanta Steeplechase (Kingstown Downs, GA near Rome)

Saturday, April 19th

Time: 9am-6:30pm

About: Who doesn’t love a good horse race? With Jack Russell Terrier Races, pony rides, hay rides, camel rides, rock climbing, tailgating, and shopping in the infield; there is so much to do! General Admission tickets start at $38.50 which includes an entire car of people. The tickets go up from there with many levels to choose from so check our their site below for more information.

Website/link for  more information: http://www.atlantasteeplechase.org/

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

The Kirkwood Family Find: An Easter Egg Hunt: Sunday, April 20th: https://www.facebook.com/TheKirkwoodFamilyFind

Luckie Marietta District Easter Egg Hunt @ Sweetwater 420 Festival: Sunday, April 20th: http://sweetwater420fest.com/

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

FEATURED: Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun CD Release Party at Terminal West: PROMO CODE FOR $5 TICKETS: TTMQuads: Friday, April 25th: https://www.facebook.com/events/1434575196782469

FEATURED: Counterpoint Music Festival 2014: Friday, April 24th-Sunday, April 26th: http://www.counterpointfestival.com/

Inman Park Festival: Friday, April 25th-Sunday, April 27th: http://inmanparkfestival.org/

FEATURED: Dos Equis Dos De Mayo Atlanta Party (FREE WITH RSVP), Friday, May 2nd: http://dosdemayoatlanta.splashthat.com

3rd Annual Dos De May Tequila Crawl: Friday, May 2nd: https://www.facebook.com/events/724856240869563

2nd Annual Tres De May Tequila Tour: Saturday, May 3rd: https://www.facebook.com/events/1454962791402806

Bash of the Empire III: Star Wars Art Party: Saturday, May 3rd: https://www.facebook.com/events/491536157631493

Nancy Falco Fund: Dancers Unite Against Cancer 2014: Saturday, May 3rd: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/dancers-unite-against-cancer-2014-tickets-8024502503?aff=eorg

Bar Wars (Star Wars Themed Pub Crawl): Sunday, May 4th: https://www.facebook.com/events/359493644187212

FEATURED Night of Spectacles 2014 benefiting Georgia Lions Lighthouse: Saturday, May 10th: http://www.nightofspectacles.org/

Party in the Park (Centennial Olympic Park) with MGMT, Joy Formidable, Girl Talk and Stokes Wood: Saturday, May 17th: http://partyintheparkatlanta.com/

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SAVE-THE-DATE Counterpoint Music Festival 2014

counterpoint, 9-13Check out our Counterpoint Music Festival 2014 preview at our site:

http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/save-the-date–counterpoint-music—art-festival.html

We will be covering Sunday, April 27th, so see you there!

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

FEATURED EVENTS AND FESTIVALS: ADVENTURES IN ATLANTA’S PICKS FOR THIS WEEKEND

Dogwood Festival (at Piedmont Park)

Friday, April 11th-Sunday, April 13th

Time: Varies, see website

About:  An Atlanta staple for more than 75 years, there is something for everyone at the Atlanta Dogwood Festival. Festivities include music, vendors, food, art and so much more. The festival is free to everyone.

Website/link for more information: http://www.dogwood.org/

The Double or Quits IVY Masters Event (at the Ivy Buckhead)

Saturday, April 12th

Time: 12pm-8pm

About: Watch the Masters! $20 COVER will get you an IVY MASTERS BADGE, IVY MASTERS Cup, and IVY Drinking Score Card. Finish the score card and get a FREE IVY Masters T-shirt (first 150)!

Website/link for  more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/234199230037361

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

- SOLD OUT- Backyard Barbecue & Brews: Saturday, April 12th: http://dogwood.xorbia.com/backyard-bbq-brews-tickets

6th Annual Vinings Spring Wine Stroll: Saturday, April 12th: https://www.facebook.com/events/1459019760981953

Eastern Art Hunt (East Atlanta Village): Saturday, April 12th: https://www.facebook.com/events/298154730337062/

Sandy Springs Artapoloosa: Saturday, April 12th: http://www.sandyspringsartsapalooza.com/

Spring Fling at East Andrews feat. DJ Huda Hudia : Saturday, April 12th: https://www.facebook.com/events/503423333103267

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

Sweetwater 420 Fest: Friday, April 18th-Sunday, April 20th http://sweetwater420fest.com/

Atlanta Steeplechase in Rome,GA: Saturday, April 19th: http://www.atlantasteeplechase.org/

FEATURED: Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun CD Release Party at Terminal West: PROMO CODE FOR $5 TICKETS: TTMQuads: Friday, April 25th: https://www.facebook.com/events/1434575196782469

Counterpoint Music Festival 2014: Friday, April 24th-Sunday, April 25th: http://www.counterpointfestival.com/

FEATURED: Dos Equis Dos De Mayo Atlanta Party (FREE WITH RSVP), Friday, May 2nd: http://dosdemayoatlanta.splashthat.com

3rd Annual Dos De May Tequila Crawl: Friday, May 2nd: https://www.facebook.com/events/724856240869563

2nd Annual Tres De May Tequila Tour: Saturday, May 3rd: https://www.facebook.com/events/1454962791402806

Bash of the Empire III: Star Wars Art Party: Saturday, May 3rd: https://www.facebook.com/events/491536157631493

Bar Wars (Star Wars Themed Pub Crawl): Sunday, May 4th: https://www.facebook.com/events/359493644187212

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Hogs and Hops: We Smoke Pig Butts and We Cannot Lie

13x19 hogs and hops flyerRead our take on Hogs and Hops on our new website:

http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/hogs-and-hops.html

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Baconfest 2014: You’re Bacon Me Crazy

baconfest save the dateGo to our new site and read our review on BACONFEST 2014!

http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/baconfest-2014.html

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