FEATURED EVENTS AND FESTIVALS: ADVENTURES IN ATLANTA’S PICKS FOR THIS WEEKEND
Dos Equis Dos De Mayo (Loca Luna)
Friday, May 2nd
About: Who doesn’t like hanging out with The Most Interesting Man (and People) in the World? It’s the time of year for Dos Equis, tacos, and a little bit of pre-Cinco fun and where better to get it (and free) than here? FREE but you must RSVP on the website below.
Website/link for more information: http://dosdemayoatlanta.splashthat.com
Derby Days (Shepard Center at Chastain Horse Park)
Saturday, May 3rd
Time: 9pm show starts, they go on 11pm.
About: Can’t make it to Kentucky for the annual Kentucky Derby? Now, you don’t have to! Get a full view of the race, mint julips, and all the hats you can handle at this annual Derby Day Event. Tickets are $75.
Website/link for more information: http://www.derbyday.com/
Nancy Falco Fund: Dancers Unite Against Cancer 2014
Saturday, May 3rd
About: The Nancy Falco Fund (NFF) is a philanthropic organization devoted to providing financial aid, love and hope to cancer patients. Each year the NFF donates 100% of the profits from Dancers Unite Against Cancer ticket sales & donations to a Georgia resident currently experiencing the financial hardship associated with a cancer diagnosis. Dancers Unite Against Cancer is the primary fundraising event for the NFF. This dance event unites the Atlanta dance community to raise money for the Nancy Falco Fund recipient. Join us for an evening of dancing, music, food, friends, fun and the opportunity to make a difference. Children’s Dance Party is available for ages 3+ so it is fun for the whole family. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door.
Website/link for more information: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/dancers-unite-against-cancer-2014-tickets-8024502503?aff=eorg
ALSO THIS WEEKEND
3rd Annual Dos De May Tequila Crawl: Friday, May 2nd: https://www.facebook.com/events/724856240869563
Jert Live Art Event at Diesel Filling Station: May 2nd: https://www.facebook.com/events/659038274131194
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
May-retta Daze Arts & Crafts: Saturday, May 3rd – Sunday, May 4th: http://www.mariettaga.gov/city/calendar/view?id=8409
Bar Wars (Star Wars Themed Pub Crawl): Sunday, May 4th: https://www.facebook.com/events/359493644187212
SAVE-THE DATE: UPCOMING EVENTS
FEATURED Night of Spectacles 2014 benefiting Georgia Lions Lighthouse: Saturday, May 10th: http://www.nightofspectacles.org/
FEATURED Shaky Knees Festival at Atlantic Station: Friday, May 9th-Sunday, May 11th: http://shakykneesfestival.com/
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/