What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday, September 25th to Sunday, September 28th

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

Kennesaw Craft Beer Festival (Downtown Kennesaw)

Date: Saturday, September 27th

Time: 1pm to 6pm

About: It’s fall now and the pumpkin, porters and stouts are starting to appear on the shelves. What better way to find your favorite than at the Kennesaw Craft Beer Festival? There are a few on the beer menu that I will definitely be trying. Also, football will be on the big screens and there will be lots of music, food, and this one you can also even go VIP for even more exclusive beers. Tickets are $40 in advance and $50 at the door. VIP is $70 and is only available in advance.

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

TomorrowWorld (Fairburn, GA)

Date: Friday, September 26th-Sunday, September 28th

Time: 24/7 all 3 days

About: Their tagline is Yesterday is History, Today is a Gift, Tomorrow is a Mystery. With visually beautiful stages and tons of music to explore, it’s THE music festival of the year if you love techno, trance, dance, EDM, etc. I’ve heard everything from entire hotel rooms are built to staying in pre set-up tents with all the amenities are in order for campers and VIPers. I’ve heard it’s a music lovers paradise. You should check it out at least one day and report back. Check out their website for all their ticket levels and prices from daily passes to group rates, etc.

Website/link for more information: http://www.tomorrowworld.com/home

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

2014 Best of Atlanta Party (Creative Loafing): Wednesday, September 24th: http://cl.xorbia.com/2014-best-of-atlanta-party

Jezebel Magazine’s Buckhead Bar Crawl: Thursday, September 25th: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/jezebel-buckhead-bar-crawl-tickets-12243471553

Kirkwood Wine Stroll: Friday, September 27th: https://www.facebook.com/KirkwoodWineStroll

Outkast #ATLast: Friday, September 26th-Sunday, September 28th: http://www.outkastatlast.com/

Fado Irish Pub Beer & Bourbon Review: Saturday, September 27th: http://www.fadoirishpub.com/atlanta/beer-bourbon-review/

2nd Annual Beltline Wine Stroll: Saturday, September 27th: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-beltline-wine-stroll-tickets-7840014695

East Atlanta Strut: Saturday, September 27th: http://eastatlantastrut.com/

Fall Folklife Festival (Atlanta History Center): Saturday, September 27th: http://www.atlantahistorycenter.com/program/fall-folklife-festival

1st Annual Warbird Weekend at PDK: Saturday, September 27th-Sunday, September 28th: http://www.atlantawarbirdweekend.com/

Chandler Park Fall Festival: Saturday, September 27th-Sunday, September 28th: http://fallfest.candlerpark.org/

Atlanta Streets Alive- Highlands: Sunday, September 28th: http://www.atlantastreetsalive.com/#sthash.8FqbQWFP.dpbs

6th Annual Whole Hawg Happen’ BBQ Music Festival: Sunday, September 28th: http://wholehawgbbqfest.com/

2nd Annual Punch Party (voting at Cook’s Hall): Sunday, September 28th: https://www.facebook.com/events/809449769086377/

Fall Block Party (Saltyard Atlanta): Sunday, September 28th: https://saltyard.instagift.com/end-of-summer-block-party

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

Love is All You Need In the Red Submarine (Park Tavern Charity): Thursday, October 2nd: http://www.parktavern.com/upcoming-events/events

Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun at The Earl: Friday, October 3rd: http://www.badearl.com/events/3025/Today-the-Moon-Tomorrow-the-Sun

Atlanta Cheese Festival: Friday, October 3rd: http://www.atlantacheesefestival.com/

15th Annual Helen Oktoberfest Bus Trip: Saturday, October 4th: https://www.xorbia.com/e/abt/15th-annual-helen-oktoberfest-trip

Taste of Chamblee 2014: Saturday, October 4th: https://www.facebook.com/TasteOfChamblee

AutumnFest Arts & Music Fest (Avondale Estate): Saturday, October 4th: http://autumnfestavondale.com/

Suwanee Wine Festival: Saturday, October 4th: http://suwaneewinefest.com/

The Great Miller Lite Chili and BBQ Cook Off: Saturday, October 4th: http://www.theatlantachilicookoff.com/

HallOWeenie Dachshund Festival: Saturday, October 4th: http://www.dreamrescue.org/events/

3rd Annual Oktoberfest at Meehans Atlantic Station: Saturday, October 4th: https://www.facebook.com/events/497423350393556/

Atlanta Eats Live (Verizon Amphitheater): Sunday, October 5th: http://atlantaeatslive.com/

3rd Annual Casino Night & Silent Auction (Monday Night Brewing): Sunday, October 5th: http://www.yelp.com/events/atlanta-3rd-annual-casino-night-and-silent-auction

9th Annual Aqua Vino (Georgia Aquarium): Thursday, October 9th: http://www.georgiaaquarium.org/aquavino

Atlanta’s Annual Monster Pub Crawl: Friday, October 10th: https://www.facebook.com/events/673224486090280

Third Annual Brookhaven Chili Cookoff: Saturday, October 11th: http://www.brookhavenchilicookoff.com/

AJC Dunwoody Wine Festival: Saturday, October 11th: https://www.xorbia.com/e/ajc/dunwoody-wine-fest-grand-tasting

Stone Mountain Village Oktoberfest: Saturday, October 11th-Sunday, October 12th: http://www.stonemountainvillage.com/oktoberfest0809.html

L5P Halloween Parade: Saturday, October 18th: http://l5phalloween.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: Andrews Moonshine Festival: Saturday, October 18th: http://www.adventuresinatlanta.com/save-the-date–andrews-moonshine-festival.html

Live in the Park (Blackburn Park): Sunday, October 19th: http://www.brookhavenga.gov/

Scary Party 5 in Midtown: Friday October 24th: http://abt.xorbia.com/scary-party-5-midtown

Buckhead Creepy Crawl 3: Saturday, October 25th: http://abt.xorbia.com/buckhead-creepy-crawl-3

Taste of Atlanta: Friday, October 24th-Sunday, October 26th: http://tasteofatlanta.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: Boos and Brews 2014 (The Masquerade): Saturday, October 25th: http://atlantabeerfestivals.com/boos-and-brews/

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What’s Going On In This Weekend, Thursday, September 18th to Sunday, September 21st

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

Music Midtown (Piedmont Park)

Friday, September 19th- Saturday, September 20th

Time: Friday 4pm to 12am; Saturday noon to 12am

About: Go out and see acts like John Mayer, Eminem, Lorde, Jack White and many more. It’s the thing to do this weekend. Tickets are $135 for a 2-day pass and VIP for a 2-day pass is $500.

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

Foxeria Del Sol Hatch Chile Festival (Howell Mill)

Sunday, September 21st

Time: 5pm to 9pm

About: Taqueria Del Sol and Fox Brother’s BBQ team up to host a festival in honor of the hatch chile. The festival has an array of food stations, a special chile beer from Red Hare Brewery and live music from Moontower. If you like food festivals with a little kick, this is the one for you and one of he most unique events of the weekend. Tickets are $25 for unlimited food and alcohol can be purchased.

Website/link for more information: http://tds.xorbia.com/foxeriadelsol

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

10th Annual Taste of Buckhead: Thursday, September 18th: http://www.buckheadbusiness.org/taste-of-buckhead

Party in the Kitchen (King Plow): Thursday, September 18th: http://partyinthekitchen.org/

New Belgium Clips Beer & Film Tour: Friday, September 19th: http://www.newbelgium.com/events/clips-beer-and-film/city-detail.aspx?id=70a8c731-a093-4574-b39e-1d1be3c32527

23rd Annual Marietta StreetFest: Saturday, September 20th: http://www.mariettahistory.org/festival/index.html

29th Annual Sandy Springs Festival at Heritage Green: Saturday, September 20th-Sunday, September 21st: http://www.sandyspringsfestival.com/

48th Annual Roswell Arts Festival: Saturday, September 20th-Sunday, September 21st: http://roswellartsfestival.com/index.html

Party for the PAWS 2014 (Zoo Atlanta): Saturday, September 20th: http://pawsatlanta.org/

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

2014 Best of Atlanta Party (Creative Loafing): Wednesday, September 24th: http://cl.xorbia.com/2014-best-of-atlanta-party

TomorrowWorld 2014: Friday, September 26th-Sunday, September 28th: http://www.tomorrowworld.com/home

Outkast #ATLast: Friday, September 26th-Sunday, September 28th: http://www.outkastatlast.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: Kennesaw Craft Beer Festival: Saturday, September 27th: http://kennesawcraftbeerfest.com/

Fado Irish Pub Beer & Bourbon Review: Saturday, September 27th: http://www.fadoirishpub.com/atlanta/beer-bourbon-review/

2nd Annual Beltline Wine Stroll: Saturday, September 27th: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-beltline-wine-stroll-tickets-7840014695

Atlanta Streets Alive- Highlands: Sunday, September 28th: http://www.atlantastreetsalive.com/#sthash.8FqbQWFP.dpbs

Love is All You Need In the Red Submarine (Park Tavern Charity): Thursday, October 2nd: http://www.parktavern.com/upcoming-events/events

Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun at The Earl: Friday, October 3rd: http://www.badearl.com/events/3025/Today-the-Moon-Tomorrow-the-Sun

Atlanta Cheese Festival: Friday, October 3rd: http://www.atlantacheesefestival.com/

15th Annual Helen Oktoberfest Bus Trip: Saturday, October 4th: https://www.xorbia.com/e/abt/15th-annual-helen-oktoberfest-trip

Taste of Chamblee 2014: Saturday, October 4th: https://www.facebook.com/TasteOfChamblee

AutumnFest Arts & Music Fest (Avondale Estate): Saturday, October 4th: http://autumnfestavondale.com/

Suwanee Wine Festival: Saturday, October 4th: http://suwaneewinefest.com/

The Great Miller Lite Chili and BBQ Cook Off: Saturday, October 4th: http://www.theatlantachilicookoff.com/

HallOWeenie Dachshund Festival: Saturday, October 4th: http://www.dreamrescue.org/events/

Atlanta Eats Live (Verizon Amphitheater): Sunday, October 5th: http://atlantaeatslive.com/

3rd Annual Casino Night & Silent Auction (Monday Night Brewing): Sunday, October 5th: http://www.yelp.com/events/atlanta-3rd-annual-casino-night-and-silent-auction

9th Annual Aqua Vino (Georgia Aquarium): Thursday, October 9th: http://www.georgiaaquarium.org/aquavino

Atlanta’s Annual Monster Pub Crawl: Friday, October 10th: https://www.facebook.com/events/673224486090280

Third Annual Brookhaven Chili Cookoff: Saturday, October 11th: http://www.brookhavenchilicookoff.com/

AJC Dunwoody Wine Festival: Saturday, October 11th: https://www.xorbia.com/e/ajc/dunwoody-wine-fest-grand-tasting

Stone Mountain Village Oktoberfest: Saturday, October 11th-Sunday, October 12th: http://www.stonemountainvillage.com/oktoberfest0809.html

SAVE-THE-DATE: Boos and Brews 2014 (The Masquerade): Saturday, October 25th: http://atlantabeerfestivals.com/boos-and-brews/

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Thursday, September 11th to Sunday, September 14th

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

Atlanta Meatball Festival (Sandy Springs)

Sunday, September 14th

Time: 2pm to 6pm

About: Get ready for the “battle of the balls” that pits Atlanta’s favorite restaurants against each other in a fight to see who has the best meatballs in Atlanta. A very high honor, indeed. If that’s not enough to get you out to the Atlanta Meatball Festival, proceeds go to Open Hand who provides nutrition and food to the Atlanta community. Tickets are $40 online or $45 at the door.

Website/link for more information: http://www.atlantameatballfestival.com/index.php

Atlanta Arts Festival (Piedmont Park)

Saturday, September 13th- Sunday, September 14th

Time: 10am both days to 7pm Saturday and 5pm Sunday

About: An arts festival that Sunshine Artist Magazine hails as the Best Overall festival of 2013! Go out and enjoy a free, fall festival that touts arts, music and food. Music wise, one of our favorite local bands, Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun is playing on Saturday night… for free! Enjoy.

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

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

Red Hare Brewery’s 3rd Annual Kick Off Cook Off: Wednesday, September 10th: http://www.travelcobb.org/visitors/restaurantweek/kickoffcook-off/

Yacht Rock Revue Summer Sunsets at Park Tavern: Friday, September 12th: https://www.xorbia.com/e/pleaserock/yachtrockrevue91214

James Beard Tastes America (King Plow): Friday, September 12th: http://www.jbftasteamerica.org/event/atlanta

ART PARTY at Atlanta Contemporary Art Center: Saturday, September 13th: http://thecontemporary.org/artparty/

One Music Fest (Aaron’s Amphitheater): Saturday, September 13th: http://www.onemusicfest.com/

Salvage, A Curated Vintage Show Fall 2014: Saturday, September 13th: https://www.facebook.com/events/671508752931293/

Unplugged in the Park Season Finale with TONIC at Park Tavern: Sunday, September 14th: http://www.parktavern.com/upcoming-events/unplugged

Sunday Afternoon Fish Fry at Wrecking Bar (Charity): Sunday, September 14th: http://freedomfarmersmrkt.squarespace.com/events/

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

10th Annual Taste of Buckhead: Thursday, September 18th: http://www.buckheadbusiness.org/taste-of-buckhead

Party in the Kitchen (King Plow): Thursday, September 18th: http://partyinthekitchen.org/

New Belgium Clips Beer & Film Tour: Friday, September 19th: http://www.newbelgium.com/events/clips-beer-and-film/city-detail.aspx?id=70a8c731-a093-4574-b39e-1d1be3c32527

Midtown Music Festival: Friday, September 19th-Saturday, September 20th: http://www.musicmidtown.com/

23rd Annual Marietta StreetFest: Saturday, September 20th: http://www.mariettahistory.org/festival/index.html

29th Annual Sandy Springs Festival at Heritage Green: Saturday, September 20th-Sunday, September 21st: http://www.sandyspringsfestival.com/

48th Annual Roswell Arts Festival: Saturday, September 20th-Sunday, September 21st: http://roswellartsfestival.com/index.html

Foxeria del Sol Hatch Chile Festival: Sunday, September 21st: http://tds.xorbia.com/foxeriadelsol

2014 Best of Atlanta Party (Creative Loafing): Wednesday, September 24th: http://cl.xorbia.com/2014-best-of-atlanta-party

TomorrowWorld 2014: Friday, September 26th-Sunday, September 28th: http://www.tomorrowworld.com/home

Outkast #ATLast: Friday, September 26th-Sunday, September 28th: http://www.outkastatlast.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: Kennesaw Craft Beer Festival: Saturday, September 27th: http://kennesawcraftbeerfest.com/

Fado Irish Pub Beer & Bourbon Review: Saturday, September 27th: http://www.fadoirishpub.com/atlanta/beer-bourbon-review/

2nd Annual Beltline Wine Stroll: Saturday, September 27th: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-beltline-wine-stroll-tickets-7840014695

Atlanta Streets Alive- Highlands: Sunday, September 28th: http://www.atlantastreetsalive.com/#sthash.8FqbQWFP.dpbs

Today the Moon, Tomorrow the Sun at The Earl: Friday, October 3rd: http://www.badearl.com/events/3025/Today-the-Moon-Tomorrow-the-Sun

Atlanta Cheese Festival: Friday, October 3rd: http://www.atlantacheesefestival.com/

15th Annual Helen Oktoberfest Bus Trip: Saturday, October 4th: https://www.xorbia.com/e/abt/15th-annual-helen-oktoberfest-trip

Taste of Chamblee 2014: Saturday, October 4th: https://www.facebook.com/TasteOfChamblee

AutumnFest Arts & Music Fest (Avondale Estate): Saturday, October 4th: http://autumnfestavondale.com/

Suwanee Wine Festival: Saturday, October 4th: http://suwaneewinefest.com/

The Great Miller Lite Chili and BBQ Cook Off: Saturday, October 4th: http://www.theatlantachilicookoff.com/

Atlanta Eats Live (Verizon Amphitheater): Sunday, October 5th: http://atlantaeatslive.com/

3rd Annual Casino Night & Silent Auction (Monday Night Brewing): Sunday, October 5th: http://www.yelp.com/events/atlanta-3rd-annual-casino-night-and-silent-auction

SAVE-THE-DATE: Boos and Brews 2014 (The Masquerade): Saturday, October 25th: http://atlantabeerfestivals.com/boos-and-brews/

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Thursday, September 4th to Sunday, September 7th

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

Great Atlanta Beer Festival (Turner Field)

Saturday, September 6th

Time: 3pm to 8pm

About: With the feel of a baseball game, 150+ craft beers that includes pumpkin, and Scout’s Alley games free to attendees is only the start of The Great Atlanta Beer Fest. Don’t forget lot of food and college football on all the screens! Tickets are $40 in advanced and $50 at the door.

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

Atlanta Beltline Lantern Parade (Inman Park)

Saturday, September 6th

Time: Starts at 7:30pm

About: As nightfall ascends on Atlanta, lanterns of all shapes and sizes flood the beltline lighting up the night sky. It’s a beautiful and awe-inspiring sight for people of all ages. Make sure to head down there with your own lantern or just come by and watch! Free for everyone.

Website/link for more information: http://art.beltline.org/lantern-parade/

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

MODA 25th Anniversary Celebration: Thursday, September 4th: http://www.museumofdesign.org/25th-anniversary/

Yellow Daisy Festival at Stone Mountain: Thursday, September 4th-Sunday, September 7th: http://www.stonemountainpark.com/events/Yellow-Daisy-Festival.aspx

Norm MacDonald at the Improv: Thursday, September 4th-Saturday, September 6th: http://www.theimprovatlanta.com/comedy-calendar/

Drive-invasion 2014: Saturday, September 6th: http://festivalnet.com/69603/Atlanta-Georgia/Festivals/Drive-Invasion-2014

Cherokee Summer Fest: Saturday, September 6th: http://www.cherokeefest.com/

Taste of Kennesaw: Saturday, September 6th: https://www.facebook.com/TasteofKennesaw

Gold Room Grand Opening: Saturday, September 6th: https://www.facebook.com/events/1468710920065666/

Football Funk Fest at Big Sky: Saturday, September 6th: https://www.facebook.com/events/351306231689032/

Whiskey Blue Buckhead Full Moon Party: Saturday, September 6th: https://www.facebook.com/events/524039457728389

Bobapalooza at Meehan’s Sandy Springs: Sunday, September 7th: http://www.meehanssandysprings.com/sandy_springs_events.html

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

Red Hare Brewery’s 3rd Annual Kick Off Cook Off: Wednesday, September 10th: http://www.travelcobb.org/visitors/restaurantweek/kickoffcook-off/

ART PARTY at Atlanta Contemporary Art Center: Saturday, September 13th: http://thecontemporary.org/artparty/

Atlanta Arts Festival: Saturday, September 13th: http://www.atlantaartsfestival.com/

The Atlanta Meatball Festival: Sunday, September 14th: http://www.atlantameatballfestival.com/index.php

10th Annual Taste of Buckhead: Thursday, September 18th: http://www.buckheadbusiness.org/taste-of-buckhead

Party in the Kitchen (King Plow): Thursday, September 18th: http://partyinthekitchen.org/

Midtown Music Festival: Friday, September 19th-Saturday, September 20th: http://www.musicmidtown.com/

23rd Annual Marietta StreetFest: Saturday, September 20th: http://www.mariettahistory.org/festival/index.html

29th Annual Sandy Springs Festival at Heritage Green: Saturday, September 20th-Sunday, September 21st: http://www.sandyspringsfestival.com/

48th Annual Roswell Arts Festival: Saturday, September 20th-Sunday, September 21st: http://roswellartsfestival.com/index.html

Foxeria del Sol Hatch Chile Festival: Sunday, September 21st: http://tds.xorbia.com/foxeriadelsol

2014 Best of Atlanta Party (Creative Loafing): Wednesday, September 24th: http://cl.xorbia.com/2014-best-of-atlanta-party

TomorrowWorld 2014: Friday, September 26th-Sunday, September 28th: http://www.tomorrowworld.com/home

SAVE-THE-DATE: Kennesaw Craft Beer Festival: Saturday, September 27th: http://kennesawcraftbeerfest.com/

Fado Irish Pub Beer & Bourbon Review: Saturday, September 27th: http://www.fadoirishpub.com/atlanta/beer-bourbon-review/

2nd Annual Beltline Wine Stroll: Saturday, September 27th: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2nd-annual-beltline-wine-stroll-tickets-7840014695

Atlanta Streets Alive- Highlands: Sunday, September 28th: http://www.atlantastreetsalive.com/#sthash.8FqbQWFP.dpbs

SAVE-THE-DATE: Boos and Brews 2014 (The Masquerade): Saturday, October 25th: http://atlantabeerfestivals.com/boos-and-brews/

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Thursday, August 28th to Monday, September 2nd

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

DragonCon (Downtown)

Thursday, August 28th-Monday, September 2

Time: 24/7

About: This is a call to arms to all our comic book reading, SCI-FI TV loving, movie watching, video gaming nerd and geek fandom out there to come out to the South’s (nation’s?) best costume party, DragonCon. Wait, we mean, the country’s best Sci-Fi/Fandom Convention. There’s something for everyone: parades, panels, costumes, parties, you name it, they’ve got it. Did you know… Ralph Macchio is going to be there? Come out and hang out with the Karate Kid, your favorite True Blood Character or 50,000 of your closest friends. Tickets range from $150 for the whole weekend to $40-50 for day passes. Check the site for more information.

What not to miss: PARADE IS AT 10 AM SATURDAY, AUGUST 30TH: Peachtree Street around Hard Rock Cafe and vicinity. You’ll need to get there early for best viewing spots.

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

Chick-Fil-A Kick-off Game and Fan Zone (Ga Dome Downtown)

Thursday, August 28th-Saturday, August 30th

Time: see website for details on each event

About: The official kick-off weekend of college football has arrived and we’re so excited about it that we’re recommending going to this for the atmosphere alone. Also, think about this: there will be a clash of DragonCon and football fans downtown and it’s going to be hilariously interesting. On a side note: Go Dawgs! Ticket prices vary by what you want to do. The atmosphere/tailgate area/etc are free, but fan zone costs $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Tickets for the games vary.

Website/link for more information: http://www.chick-fil-akickoffgame.com/

 CHARITY: Give For Grape at Here to Serve.

From Tuesday, August 26, through Sunday, August 31, Here To Serve will donate 50 cents for every glass and $3 for every bottle of any California wine poured at any of our 13 restaurants to the Napa Food Bank! Join us to help the region’s recovery efforts from last Sunday’s devastating earth quake!

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

Flip Flops Labor Day Kick-Off: Thursday, August 28th: https://www.facebook.com/events/259537387558381/

2014 Atlanta Star Party (Star Gazing): Thursday, August 28th: http://atlantastarparty.com/

6th Annual Buckhead Bar Bash: Friday, August 29th: http://abt.xorbia.com/buckhead-kickoff-bar-bash

Buckhead Block Party: Friday, August 29th: http://bpc.xorbia.com/buckhead-block-party-xorbia

Andrews District: Buckhead Weekend Kick-Off with OPEN BAR Andrews Upstairs (sign up for their email and RSVP to their email): Friday, August 29th (Open Bar 8-9pm): http://www.andrewsdistrict.com/events-2/tickets/

AJC Decatur Book Festival: Friday, August 29th-Sunday, August 31st: https://www.decaturbookfestival.com/2014/index.php

TAP’s Ultimate Kickoff Tailgate: Saturday, August 30th: http://tap.xorbia.com/tap-ultimate-kickoff-tailgate

Cypress Street Pint & Plate 7th Annual End of Summer Pig Roast: Saturday, August 30th: http://cypressbar.bigcartel.com/product/vip-2014-pig-roast-tickets

Marietta Art in the Park Featuring the Chalk Spot: Saturday, August 30th-September 1st: http://www.artparkmarietta.com/

10th Annual Beer & Whiskey Fest: Sunday, August 31st: http://www.beerandwhiskeyfest.com/

End of Summer Bash & Passport Party at Noche Brookhaven: Wednesday, September 3rd: http://h2sr.com/noche_brookhaven/

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

MODA 25th Anniversary Celebration: Thursday, September 4th: http://www.museumofdesign.org/25th-anniversary/

FEATURED: Great Atlanta Beer Festival: Saturday, September 6th: http://greatatlantabeerfest.com/

Atlanta Beltline Lantern Parade: Saturday, September 6th: http://art.beltline.org/lantern-parade/

Drive-invasion 2014: Saturday, September 6th: http://festivalnet.com/69603/Atlanta-Georgia/Festivals/Drive-Invasion-2014

Cherokee Summer Fest: Saturday, September 6th: http://www.cherokeefest.com/

Bobapalooza at Meehan’s Sandy Springs: Sunday, September 7th: http://www.meehanssandysprings.com/sandy_springs_events.html

Red Hare Brewery’s 3rd Annual Kick Off Cook Off: Wednesday, September 10th: http://www.travelcobb.org/visitors/restaurantweek/kickoffcook-off/

ART PARTY at Atlanta Contemporary Art Center: Saturday, September 13th: http://thecontemporary.org/artparty/

Atlanta Arts Festival: Saturday, September 13th: http://www.atlantaartsfestival.com/

The Atlanta Meatball Festival: Sunday, September 14th: http://www.atlantameatballfestival.com/index.php

10th Annual Taste of Buckhead: Thursday, September 18th: http://www.buckheadbusiness.org/taste-of-buckhead

Party in the Kitchen (King Plow): Thursday, September 18th: http://partyinthekitchen.org/

Midtown Music Festival: Friday, September 19th-Saturday, September 20th: http://www.musicmidtown.com/

23rd Annual Marietta StreetFest: Saturday, September 20th: http://www.mariettahistory.org/festival/index.html

29th Annual Sandy Springs Festival at Heritage Green: Saturday, September 20th-Sunday, September 21st: http://www.sandyspringsfestival.com/

48th Annual Roswell Arts Festival: Saturday, September 20th-Sunday, September 21st: http://roswellartsfestival.com/index.html

Foxeria del Sol Hatch Chile Festival: Sunday, September 21st: http://tds.xorbia.com/foxeriadelsol

SAVE-THE-DATE: Kennesaw Craft Beer Festival: Saturday, September 27th: http://kennesawcraftbeerfest.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: Boos and Brews 2014 (The Masquerade): Saturday, October 25th: http://atlantabeerfestivals.com/boos-and-brews/

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Thursday, August 21st to Sunday, August 24th

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

German Bierfest (Woodruff Park)

Saturday, August 23rd

Time: 2pm to 7pm

About: For 11 years, German Bierfest has been treating Atlantans to authentic German beer, music and food in celebration of the German heritage.  You should check it out this Saturday and everything from Dunkels to Weissebiers are featured. Tickets are $45.

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

Red Hare Brewery’s “Cheers to 3 Years” Anniversary Party

Saturday, August 23rd

Time: 2pm to 4pm

About: Celebrate 3 years with Red Hare Brewery this weekend! They have a special Limited edition 3rd anniversary glass for first 200 guests and 10 beers on tap including Bitter Hearts Double Black IPA, Ill Tempered Hare IPL, Bourbon Barrel Aged Sticky Stout, and a Birthday Brown Ale Cask. Enjoy! Tickets are $15.

Website/link for more information: http://www.yelp.com/events/marietta-red-hare-brewing-companys-cheers-to-3-years-anniversary-party

12th Annual Summer Shade Festival (Grant Park)

Saturday, August 23rd-Sunday, August 24th

Time: Times Vary by day

About: Art, music and kid friendly fun. The festival is free to attend.

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

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

Highland Tap Grand Re-Opening & Dine Out for Fire Station 19: Wednesday, August 20th: http://www.vhfirecompany.com/

Churchills Grand Re-Opening: Friday, August 22nd: https://www.facebook.com/events/272670486257254/

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

Fashion Fridays at the Food Truck Park: Friday, August 22nd: http://atlantafoodtruckpark.com/events/

Summer Sunsets in the Park with Yacht Rock Revue (Park Tavern): Friday, August 22nd: http://pleaserock.xorbia.com/yrraugust2014

Pigs N’ Peaches BBQ Festival Kennesaw: Friday, August 22nd-Saturday, August 23rd: http://www.pigsandpeaches.com/festival-info.html

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

Draft Beer THUNDERDOME at Diesel: Sunday, August 24th: https://www.facebook.com/events/762958507080855

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

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

Flip Flops Labor Day Kick-Off: Thursday, August 28th: https://www.facebook.com/events/259537387558381/

2014 Atlanta Star Party (Star Gazing): Thursday, August 28th: http://atlantastarparty.com/

6th Annual Buckhead Bar Bash: Friday, August 29th: http://abt.xorbia.com/buckhead-kickoff-bar-bash

Buckhead Block Party: Friday, August 29th: http://bpc.xorbia.com/buckhead-block-party-xorbia

Chick-fil-A Kick-off Game and Fan Zone: Thursday, August 28th-Sunday, August 31st: http://www.chick-fil-akickoffgame.com/

TAP’s Ultimate Kickoff Tailgate: Saturday, August 30th: http://tap.xorbia.com/tap-ultimate-kickoff-tailgate

Cypress Street Pint & Plate 7th Annual End of Summer Pig Roast: Saturday, August 30th: http://cypressbar.bigcartel.com/product/vip-2014-pig-roast-tickets

Marietta Art in the Park Featuring the Chalk Spot: Saturday, August 30th-September 1st: http://www.artparkmarietta.com/

10th Annual Beer & Whiskey Fest: Sunday, August 31st: http://www.beerandwhiskeyfest.com/

End of Summer Bash & Passport Party at Noche Brookhaven: Wednesday, September 3rd: http://h2sr.com/noche_brookhaven/

FEATURED: Great Atlanta Beer Festival: Saturday, September 6th: http://greatatlantabeerfest.com/

Drive-invasion 2014: Saturday, September 6th: http://festivalnet.com/69603/Atlanta-Georgia/Festivals/Drive-Invasion-2014

Cherokee Summer Fest: Saturday, September 6th: http://www.cherokeefest.com/

ART PARTY at Atlanta Contemporary Art Center: Saturday, September 13th: http://thecontemporary.org/artparty/

Atlanta Arts Festival: Saturday, September 13th: http://www.atlantaartsfestival.com/

The Atlanta Meatball Festival: Sunday, September 14th: http://www.atlantameatballfestival.com/index.php

SAVE-THE-DATE: Kennesaw Craft Beer Festival: Saturday, September 27th: http://kennesawcraftbeerfest.com/

SAVE-THE-DATE: Boos and Brews 2014 (The Masquerade): Saturday, October 25th: http://atlantabeerfestivals.com/boos-and-brews/

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Thursday, August 14th to Sunday, August 17th

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

Atlanta Barbeque Festival at Atlantic Station

Friday, August 15th-Saturday, August 16th

Time: 4pm to 10pm Friday and Noon to 8pm Saturday

About: In it’s 6th year, this is the barbeque event of the summer for all you big barbeque fans out there. The event boasts of 50 barbeque teams and Atlanta’s top restaurant all vying for the title of Barbeque Pit Master. Tickets are $6 in advance and $10 at the door and do not include samples. Take cash for samples.

Website/link for more information: http://www.atlbbqfest.com/home.php

Piedmont Park Arts Festival 2014

Saturday, August 16th-Sunday, August 17th

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

About: Enjoy a festival by artists for artists. It’s free to attend so grab your blanket, a picnic, or just your walking shoes and enjoy this two-day outdoor festival that gives back to the community. Did we mention it’s free?

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

Atlanta Field Day (Old Fourth Ward)

Saturday, August 16th

Time: 12pm to 7pm

About: It’s like the field day from your youth with the three-legged race, relays, tug-o-war, and even dodgeball. Join as a team (10 people with at least 3 females) or as an individual and win it all to become King of the Field. Do you have what it takes? Tickets are $350 for a team in advance and $400 per team day of, while individual tickets are $45 in advance and $50 day of the event.

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

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

One Midtown Kitchen Habitat for Humanity Dinner: Thursday, August 14th: http://www.concentricsrestaurants.com/p/landing.html

VIP Preview Party Benefitting the Piedmont Park Conservancy: Friday, August 15th: https://www.freshtix.com/events/piedmont-park-arts-festival-vip-preview-party

14th Annual Decatur BBQ, Blues & Bluegrass Festival: Saturday, August 16th: http://rk.xorbia.com/decatur-bbq-blues-bluegrass-2014

Laughing Skull Best of Atlanta Comedy Showcase: Saturday, August 16th: http://www.hardrock.com/cafes/atlanta/events/

Dunwoody Butterfly Festival at Dunwoody Nature Center: Saturday, August 16th: http://www.dunwoodynature.org/Butterfly-Festival

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

Highland Tap Grand Re-Opening & Dine Out for Fire Station 19: Wednesday, August 20th: http://www.vhfirecompany.com/

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

Fashion Fridays at the Food Truck Park: Friday, August 22nd: http://atlantafoodtruckpark.com/events/

Summer Sunsets in the Park with Yacht Rock Revue (Park Tavern): Friday, August 22nd: http://pleaserock.xorbia.com/yrraugust2014

Pigs N’ Peaches BBQ Festival Kennesaw: Friday, August 22nd-Saturday, August 23rd: http://www.pigsandpeaches.com/festival-info.html

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

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

Red Hare Brewing Company’s “Cheers to 3 Years” Anniversary Party: Saturday, August 23rd: http://www.yelp.com/events/marietta-red-hare-brewing-companys-cheers-to-3-years-anniversary-party

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

Draft Beer THUNDERDOME at Diesel: Sunday, August 24th: https://www.facebook.com/events/762958507080855

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

6th Annual Buckhead Bar Bash: Friday, August 29th: http://abt.xorbia.com/buckhead-kickoff-bar-bash

Marietta Art in the Park Featuring the Chalk Spot: Saturday, August 30th-September 1st: http://www.artparkmarietta.com/

10th Annual Beer & Whiskey Fest: Sunday, August 31st: http://www.beerandwhiskeyfest.com/

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

Drive-invasion 2014: Saturday, September 6th: http://festivalnet.com/69603/Atlanta-Georgia/Festivals/Drive-Invasion-2014

ART PARTY at Atlanta Contemporary Art Center: Saturday, September 13th: http://thecontemporary.org/artparty/

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