7 Atlanta Events for August
No plans for the month? There are so many fun events happening in our great city of Atlanta! From bbq festivals, musicals, and 5k's, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Get out and explore your city and share with us your favorite events to attend this month. Here are 7 Atlanta events to get you started.
1. Atlanta BBQ Festival
Where: Perimeter Mall
When: August 12 & 13, 2016
Admission: $8 in advance, $12 at gate
Featuring Atlanta's top bbq restaurants and more than 30 professional competitive bbq teams. Adults can indulge in bourbon tasting, kids will enjoy the kids village and there's live music for everyone.
Where: Georgia Aquarium
When: August 12, 2016, 7pm
Admission: $28.95 for Non-Members
Adults aged 21 and up can enjoy a night at the aquarium with friends and family. Guests can play classic games, sip cocktails, eat tapas, and enjoy live music. Games include corn hole, giant chess, putt putt and other classic board games.
Where: Georgia International Horse Park
When: August 20, 2016
Rugged Maniac crams 25 obstacles into each 5k, check your race packet for info. Grab a group of friends, get your costumes coordinated, and get dirty!
Where: Roswell Square
When: August 21, 2016, 2-4 PM
Admission: $6 Per Person or $20 Per Family
Come enjoy ice cream, music, and kids activities. Benefits the Drake House of North Atlanta.
Where: Historic Old Fourth Ward Park
When: August 13, 2016, 11 AM-4 PM
Admission: $32 to enter. Free to watch
Build your own car to race, or come down to watch. Music, model cars, prizes, and food trucks.
Bonus: Check out Camden Fourth Ward while your in the neighborhood!
Where: The Fox Theatre
When: August 18-27, 2016
Admission: Check website for . show times and prices
Catch classics like Willy Wonka, Jurassic Park, Some Like it Hot, and more at the historic Fox Theatre.
Where: Grant Park
When: August 27 & 28, 2016
Whether you participate at the 5k, stop by to hear the bands, or shop at the artist's market, there's sure to be something for the whole family. Don't miss the Farmer's Market on Sunday!
We can't wait to hear about all the fun you had this month! Not sure what to do still? Mix it up and try something new every weekend!
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