Friday, September 11, is “Emory Night” at the Georgia Aquarium. What does that mean for you? You can get $15 tickets to Jazz Journeys, where jazz music meets jellyfish starting at 7:00 p.m. You can hang out & listen to the music or wander through the aquarium—the $15 covers your admission for both. The only catch (ha! I amuse … [more]
Love this deal. Wish I were nearby so that I could take advantage of it: Rana, the AJC’s Atlanta Bargain Hunter, is reporting that A Blooming Earth florist is giving away free bouquets of flowers today, September 9, until 5:30 p.m. The freebie is part of FTD’s “Good Neighbor Day” promo, and customers are encouraged to give the flowers to … [more]
On Saturday, September 12, a few authors will be in town for book signings at local Borders stores. The only downside is that you can’t attend both—they’re close to the same time but at different locations.
When I posted about the early bird pricing for Taste of Atlanta tickets last month, I mentioned that I might be able to get a promo code that would let Atlanta on the Cheap readers keep the early bird rate through October 9. Fortunately, I got one, as I procrastinated & haven’t bought my tickets yet even though I’m planning … [more]
Update: Just got back from the show—Chicago is a fun night at the theater. Highlights:
- Bianca Marroquin is awesome as Roxie Hart. She’s hilarious, and she’s the perfect puppet during the press conference (“We Both Reached for the Gun”).
- In Act II, Tom Farrell steals the show as Amos. He’s spot on during everything from singing “Mr. Cellophane” to cueing
If you, like me, are bummed that you missed the Marietta Art in the Park festival on Labor Day weekend, you get a second chance to browse on September 12 & 13 when the 2009 Atlanta Arts Festival takes over Piedmont Park.
Thanks to Susan for this tip: It’s Monday, which means it’s Muchos Gracias Monday at Tijuana Garage. What does that mean for you? $2 food & drink specials from 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. No details listed on the Facebook page as to the specifics, but hey, it’s a Mexican place—odds are good that Muchos Gracias Mondays = cheap tacos & beer.… [more]
Admission to the Hot Air Balloon Festival at Callaway Gardens isn’t cheap: It’s $20 per adult, and $10 per child ages 6-12 (those age 5 & under are free). But you can get in for 50% off. Just arrive before 9:00 a.m. on Saturday & Sunday morning.
The balloons will launch at 7:15 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. on both … [more]
Want a price break to go to the Atlanta Dream’s final 2009 regular season home game? Take advantage of this BOGO ticket offer:
When you order tickets on Ticketmaster, you can buy one ticket & get one free to watch the Atlanta Dream take on the Connecticut Sun on Friday, September 11, at 7:00 p.m. You’ll need to select your … [more]