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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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Friday, April 4th-Sunday, April 6th

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

Hogs and Hops (At The Masquerade)

Saturday, April 5th

Time: 12pm-6pm

About:  Now located at The Masquerade Music Park, there is more room for all the beer you can drink and tons of BBQ. Tickets are $45 in advance and $55 at the door. This gets you all the beer you can drink along with 5 barbeque samples and 2 desert samples. VIP is $70 in advance and $80 the day of and includes unlimited food and drink.

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

The Beer Carnival (At Atlantic Station)

Saturday, April 5th

Time: 1pm-5pm

About: With over 100 beers to sample and 23 carnival games that includes keg racers and toilet toss to name a few, The Beer Carnival sounds like hours of fun in the sun. Tickets are $40 Advanced General Admission, $50 day of, while VIP are $65 (includes food).

Website/link  more information: http://www.thebeercarnival.com/

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

Braves Fan Buckhead Pub Crawl: Friday, April 4th: https://www.facebook.com/events/1484302215125139

The Beltline Boil At Old Fourth Ward Skate Park: Saturday, April 5th-Sunday, April 6th: http://beltlineboil.com/

Buckhead Wine Festival at Andrew Entertainment District: Saturday, April 5th: http://www.andrewsdistrict.com/events-2/tickets/

Atlanta Super Hero (& Villains) Pub Crawl: Saturday, April 5th: https://www.xorbia.com/e/mcp/superheropubcrawl

Spring Festival on Ponce: Saturday, April 5th-Sunday, April 6th: http://www.festivalonponce.com/

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

The Ivy Masters Event at The Ivy Buckhead: Saturday, April 12th: https://www.facebook.com/events/234199230037361

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

76th Annual Dogwood Festival: Friday, April 11th-Sunday, April 13th: http://www.dogwood.org/

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

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

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

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/

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What’s Going On In Atlanta This Weekend, Friday, March 28th to Sunday, March 30th

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

BACONFEST 2014 (At The Masquerade)

Saturday, March 29th

Time: 1pm-6pm

About:  This festival is all about the 3 Bs: Bacon, Beer, and Bands. You thought I was going to say bacon, bacon and bacon, didn’t you? Formerly at Dad’s Garage, this festival has something for everyone, even the price! Even if you don’t like bacon, you can get just beer. Here’s how it works: Portioned Porking is $27 in advanced online or $32 at the gate. It includes 3 cups of beer, bacon or both (and 5 game tickets!). Bottomless Bacon is unlimited games, beer, and bacon $47 in advanced online or $52 at the door. The Whole Hog is for the true pork lover. $87 in advanced online and $92 at the door, gets you all of the above plus specialty beer, a hog roast from Bone Lick BBQ, and a T-shirt. As my friend Scott says, “You had me at Bacon.”

Website/link for more information: http://www.dadsgarage.com/shows/season-19/special-events/baconfest-2014.aspx

Wine & Bark at Town Brookhaven

Saturday, March 29th

Time: 1pm-6pm

About: Do it for the animals! DOG AND CAT LOVERS this one is for you! Are you an animal advocate? This wine event that includes drink and food specials at several participating restaurants and bars, as well as giving the proceeds to the charity: Angels Among Us Rescue. Tickets are $10 in advanced and $20 at the door.

Website/link  more information: http://www.atlantawinetours.com/

ALSO THIS WEEKEND

Laughing Skull Comedy Festival at The Improv Atlanta: Friday, March 28th-Saturday, March 29th: http://www.theimprovatlanta.com/

Atlanta Film Festival 2014: Friday, March 28th-Sunday, April 6th: http://atlantafilmfestival.com/

Oyster & Crawfish Festival at Park Tavern: Saturday, March 29th: http://parktavern.xorbia.com/occowboymouth

Blue GrassRoots Music & Arts Festival : Saturday, March 29th-Sunday, March 30th: http://www.stonemountainvillage.com/ssim.html

SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS

FEATURED! Hogs and Hops at The Masquerade: Saturday, April 5th: http://www.hogsandhopsatlanta.com/

FEATURED! The Beer Carnival at Atlantic Station: Saturday, April 5th: http://www.thebeercarnival.com/

The Beltline Boil At Old Fourth Ward Skate Park: Saturday, April 5th-Sunday, April 6th: http://beltlineboil.com/

Buckhead Wine Festival at Andrew Entertainment District: Saturday, April 5th: http://www.andrewsdistrict.com/events-2/tickets/

The Ivy Masters Event at The Ivy Buckhead: Saturday, April 12th: https://www.facebook.com/events/234199230037361

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

76th Annual Dogwood Festival: Friday, April 11th-Sunday, April 13th: http://www.dogwood.org/

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

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

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

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