The Atlanta Jazz Festival remains one of my favorite festivals in the ATL–nothing beats live jazz music. I plan be there at least one day this weekend to relax in the shade and listen to back-to-back free concerts:
Shopping the Decatur Arts Festival is a Memorial Day weekend tradition for us.
On May 27 & 28, 2017, head to Decatur Square for the Decatur Arts Festival. There’ll be an Artists Market, live music, theatre and comedy performances, & more. Here’s a sampling of the happenings:
Performing Arts stage at the Community Bandstand on the Decatur Square:
If you are looking for discount tickets to Stone Mountain Park, you’re in luck: You have a few ways to play on the cheap, no coupon code required.
We’ll be heading back to Stone Mountain Park soon. The kids love Geyser Tower, and now that they’re older, they’re looking forward to conquering the Sky Hike (an adventure course). Plus, they … [more]
Attention, Gen Xers: From July 7-August 13, 2017, Heathers: The Musical will be at OnStage Atlanta.
As a fan of the movie, I’m looking forward to seeing the stage version of Heathers. Per the summary: “Before there was Mean Girls, there was Heathers, the delightfully dark ’80s teen comedy that starred Winona Ryder as a high school girl who joins … [more]
From June 2-25, 2017, Incorruptible will be at OnStage Atlanta.
This looks like it’ll be a fun evening out. Per the summary: “Set in medieval times, this bawdy black comedy centers on a rag-tag group of financially irresponsible French monks whose patron saint seems to have deserted them. Desperate for a way to save their monastery from economic ruin, the … [more]
Want to save a few bucks when you’re out & about? Here are a few of the highlights from ATL’s daily deals sites.
- Through May 24, 2017, you can use coupon code “OFF” to save an extra $5 on a $20 purchase, $10 off a $40 purchase, $15 off a $60 purchase, or $30 off a $100 purchase
If you’re looking for cheap ways to beat the heat this summer, check out this $1 movie deal at Atlanta-area Regal theaters.
The Regal Summer Movie Express runs for nine weeks. At 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday & Wednesday mornings, $1 buys your admission to select G or PG movies all summer long. Our Regal tends to be crowded on … [more]
The Alpharetta Arts Streetfest will take place on May 27-29, 2017.
There’ll be pottery wheel demonstrations & hands-on clay experiences, make-and-take crafts for the kids, & more. And, of course, you can shop the works of local artists, indulge with festival foods, & listen to live music.
If you’re heading out for the music, here’s the lineup:
Saturday, May 27… [more]
If you’re looking for ways to get creative on the cheap, you’ve got a few options. Throughout the month, you’ll find free & cheap crafts at Michaels & Home Depot, free events at Bass Pro Shops, free decorating classes at Pottery Barn, free cooking techniques classes at Williams-Sonoma, free mini-model builds at Lego stores, & more.
Here’s the schedule of … [more]
The largest Shrine Circus & Midway Carnival in North America is coming to town.
From May 20-29, 2017, the Yaarab Shrine Circus will be at Jim R. Miller Park in Marietta. With the high-flying trapeze acts, Red Devil Clowns, Sea Lion Splash Show and Kachunga’s Alligator Show, Real Steel Riders, Lew-E Comedy Circus Show, & more, it’s a fun … [more]