I’m more than ready for the weekend. Looking for something fun to do? Check out these five events (or browse Atlanta on the Cheap’s calendar of events to remind yourself of other can’t-miss events happening in the ATL):[more]
The Atlanta Street Food Festival will take place at Piedmont Park on Saturday, July 11, 2015.
Planning to go? You can get discount tickets to the Atlanta Street Food Festival, no coupon code required: While they last, $11 buys two food-and-beverage wristbands to the Atlanta Street Food Festival, thanks to a deal on Living Social.
If you get tickets … [more]
Here are a few of the highlights from ATL’s daily deals sites. And you can browse deals by category, complete with pics, on the Atlanta’s Daily Deals page.
- Through May 28, 2015, you can save up to 80% on select deals on Groupon, including bowling, roller skating, paintball, fitness classes, massages, mani/pedis, & more. Deals priced as marked.
- CityPASS: Save
During June 2015, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will play three free Performance on the Promenade concerts in Piedmont Park.
Here’s the lineup:
- Thursday, June 11, at 7:30 p.m.: Dvořák’s Slavonic Dance No. 7 and Symphony No. 8, movement IV, Bizet’s “Danse Bohemienne” from Carmen, & more
- Thursday, June 18, at 7:30 p.m.: Offenbach’s Orpheus in the Underworld Overture, Ravel’s Pavane
From June 5-27, 2015, Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean will be at OnStage Atlanta.
Per the summary: “In 1955, James Dean was filming ‘Giant’ in a small town near McCarthy Texas, but died later that same year. Twenty years later, his fanclub, The Disciples of James Dean, reunite to commemorate the anniversary of Dean’s … [more]
Serenbe Playhouse’s production of The Secret Garden will be at The Garden at Serenbe from May 29-August 2, 2015. Want to go? You can get discount tickets to The Secret Garden, no coupon code required.
Here’s the quick summary: “What better way to dive into a live adaptation of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s timeless children’s book The Secret Garden than seated … [more]
On May 29 & 30, 2015, the Candler Park Music & Food Festival will take place in Atlanta. FYI–It used to be known as the Midsummer Music Festival, so if you’re looking for that event, you’re in the right place.
I’m looking forward to the live music + shopping the Artist Market between sets. Here’s the lineup:
Friday, May 29… [more]
It’s almost the last full weekend of the month, which means it’s time for Alpharetta Art in the Park.
From 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 30, and 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 31, 2015, you can shop the outdoor artists’ market in Old Milton Park, located at 35 Milton Avenue at the corner of Milton Avenue and … [more]
If you live in South Cobb or within easy distance (it’s only about 20 minutes from most places in Atlanta, and Douglasville + Smyrna are nearby, too), you may want to take advantage of this free movie night:
The 2015 season of Moovies at The Mable gets underway this week.
Planning to attend the free movie series? Here’s the lineup:… [more]
On Friday, May 29, 2015, stop by Encore Park for a free screening of Big Hero 6.
If you haven’t seen it yet, it’s cute. Essentially, it tells the story of a young robotics prodigy named Hiro Hamada who forms a superhero team to combat a masked villain. It was an instant hit with my girls, both of whom … [more]