EVENTS HAPPENING FOR
SMALL CHANGE IN ATLANTA
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Thursdays, August 8, 15, 22
MOVIES ON THE TOWN
Come on out for the Movies on the Town series at Town Brookhaven. Arrive early, grab dinner from one of the area restaurants and eat on the green space. Thursday evening specials are also being offered by several retailers. Areas have been designated for blankets and chairs. No pets, outside food/drinks or coolers. Movies begin at dusk. See Mamma Mia! (8/8); Mama Mia! Here We Go Again (8/15) and Mary Poppins Returns (8/22).
Sunday, August 11
CONCERTS BY THE SPRINGS
Heritage Sandy Springs
See Atlanta Brass Cats for a free outdoor concert 7:00 - 8:30 pm Sunday, August 11. The outdoor concert series is offered one Sunday each month at the Heritage Green through September. A limited number of tables available for purchase. Coolers welcome and beverages are sold. Suggested donation of $5 per person, benefits the Heritage Sandy Springs Museum & Park.
Friday, August 16
CITY GREEN LIVE
The Green at City Springs
City Green Live is a series of free concerts on the Green at City Springs. Friday, August 16 features Sam Burchfield & The Scoundrels/The Trongone Band, a little Southern Soul meets a little Southern Rock 'n Roll. Pack an blanket and picnic under the stars. Only alcoholic beverages sold on site are allowed. Tables available for purchase. Festivities begin at 6:30 p.m., bands begin playing at 7:30 p.m
Saturday, August 17
TASTE OF JOHNS CREEK
Taste of Johns Creek returns for all you foodies out there. Sample more than 25 local restaurants on the campus of Chattahoochee High School. There will be an Art Walk with shopping abound, live music, local entertainment, kid's activities and taste some of the best food the Johns Creek-area has to offer at this exciting event for the whole family. Admission is free; food tastings range between $1- $4.
Saturday & Sunday, August 17 & 18
PIEDMONT PARK ARTS FESTIVAL
Piedmont Park Piedmont
The Piedmont Park Arts Festival is a two day outdoor event focusing on the visual arts. Featuring up to 250 painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metalwork, glass blowers, jewelers and crafters. The Festival will also offer artist demonstrations, live acoustic music, a Street Market, children's play area plus festival foods.
Saturday & Sunday August 24 & 25
SUMMER SHADE FESTIVAL
Produced by and benefiting the Grant Park Conservancy, the two-day, fun-filled festival features an impressive lineup of live music throughout the weekend in addition to an expansive artist market, Kids Zone, 5K run, and much more. Held in Atlanta's oldest park, the festival is free to attend and offers a diverse selection of local food trucks and vendors with cocktails, a beer garden featuring acoustic music, family-friendly games and more.
Saturday, Aug 31 - Monday, Sept 2
MARIETTA ART IN THE PARK
Marietta Art in the Park gives individuals and families the chance to have all kinds of outdoor fun during Labor Day weekend. Featuring works from 175 fine artists, a children's area, entertainment, food trucks and more. Offered with free admission, 45,000 visitors attend Art in the Park in historic Marietta Square each year. Take a self-guided Marietta Square Art Gallery Tour. The Chalk Spot street art display for children benefits the Marietta High School Visual Arts.
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