Hey guys! It’s a packed Saturday with lots to do, lets just hope it doesn’t rain and storm…
The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center (525 Means St) has ART PARTY tonight starting at 7pm, a multimedia event featuring newly unveiled artwork, entertainment, food and drinks, and more. Tickets are $60 at the door.
Piedmont Park (400 Park Drive) has the 8th Annual Atlanta Arts Festival today starting at 10am, with food trucks, arts and crafts, and live music including Today The Moon, Tomorrow The Sun.
The Low Museum (550 John Wesley Dobbs Ave) has a Life Drawing Class from 11-2pm today, for a $5-$10 donation you can learn to draw still-life drawings. See the link for a list of suggested supplies.
Ambient + Studio (585 Well St) hosts the Salvage Fall 2014 today from 11-6pm, a curated vintage show featuring clothes, decor, home goods, furniture, books, and more. Admission is $5 cash to browse vintage goods and home-made stuff, plus food, a photo booth, a DJ, and more.
The Root City Market Pop-Up on the BeltLine is Saturday from 10-3pm, with goods ranging from art, jewelry, home decor and gifts, plus music, food trucks, and king of pops.
If you can make it down to Athens, The Max Canada (243 Washington St) has a Moonlight Gypsy Market from 7-midnight, “featuring: outsider, weirdo, macabre, erotic, abstract, etc… artists, crafters, junk vendors, and performers.”
Outside & Exercise
Peachtree Bikes (2905 Peachtree Road) has the Gold Shield Foundation’s Light Up The Night Ride at 7pm, a charity bike ride to support firefighters and police officers. Put lights on your bike and join the ride! $25 donation, $5/kids.
Piedmont Park (1320 Monroe Dr) has a free kickboxing/martial arts class at 11am this morning at the gazebo, open to everybody.
Historic Oakland Cemetary (248 Oakland Ave SE) has Malts & Vaults of Oakland: Where Beer Meets History today at 7pm, a walking tour of the history of brewing. Admission is $10, or $5/students.
Food & Drink
The SweetWater Brewing Company (195 Ottley Dr) has Camp Fest today at 6:30pm, an adult summer camp with food trucks, live music, smores, arts and crafts, and of course plenty of SweetWater beer. Tickets are $35, or $60 for VIP which includes a full bar and a private air-conditioned room.
Whole Foods Market (2111 Briarcliff Road) has the Giving Grill from 11:30-2:30, get a tasty burger, portabello, chicken garden kabobs, plus a side of watermelon and drink for just $5, proceeds will be donated to the Whole Kids Foundation to fund school gardens, salad bars and nutrition education for teachers.
King Plow Arts Center (887 West Marietta St) has the James Beard Foundation’s Taste America today from 10-3pm, featuring top Atlanta culinary chefs from Cakes and Ale, St. Cecilia, Spice to Table, Kevin Rathbun Steak, and more.
Seven Lamps (3400 Around Lenox Rd) has Bo Ssam Supper tonight, serving smoked and slow-roasted Pork Belly Bo Ssam with spicy cucumber kimchee, fermented Belgian endive, traditional Ssam sauce, white grape aigre-doux, mole roja, red leaf lettuce and corn tortillas and a 1/2 dozen oysters. $20/person.
The 7 Stages Theatre (1105 Euclid Ave) has White Rabbit Red Rabbit tonight at 8pm, a performance where the actor walks onto the stage having never seen the script before. Each night is “a powerful, original and unforgettable [as the] audience joins a different unsuspecting performer on a journey into the unknown; stumbling upon the humorous, frightening and utterly personal.” $20.
The Variety Playhouse (1099 Euclid Ave) presents Good Gracious #2, a variety show featuring the Packway Handle Band, author Kate Sweeney, Dad’s Garage improv, ragtime jazz, poetry, dance, and more. 7:30pm, $17.
The Goat Farm (1200 Foster St) has Tanz III: Cloth, a performance anthology with performances from Robert Spano (conductor of the ASO), Bosnian pianist Pedja Muzijevic, the ASO Percussion section, and glo. Admission is pay-what-you-can ($10 min), and there are repeat performances through Sunday. 8:30pm.
The Rialto Center for the Arts (80 Forsyth St) has Alice in Wonderland: Belly Dance Evolution at 8pm tonight, the theatrical tale reimagined through the lens of world fusion dance!
The Best of Atlanta Comedy Showcase is at The Laughing Skull Lounge tonight at 8 & 10:30pm, with a repeat performance tomorrow. ~$20.
Michael McDonald is at the Atlanta Improv Comedy Club tonight at 8 and 10:30pm. Tickets are $20. 16+
Kevin Nealon is at The Punchline tonight at 6, 8 and 10pm, tickets are $35. You might know him from SNL (‘86-‘95) or Weeds.
Top Pick: The Star Bar hosts the International Pop Overthrow ATLANTA
Tonight at 8pm the IPO day II is at Star Bar, a multi-city pop music festival celebrating it’s 16th year in major International markets, featuring the best of the pop and rock scene from each city. The Atlanta headliner tonight is The Notorious TBA.
$10 admission, 21+.
Diarrhea Planet at The Masquerade Purgatory, 8pm, $15 cover.
Sounds like: Parquet Courts, Bad Sports, emo punk
Irreversible at The 529, 9pm, $8 cover.
With: Bodyfather, Degradations, Romanian Air Space
Sounds like: Ambient metal, psychedelic sludge, screaming vocals.
The Mammal Gallery has The Journey tonight from 10-3am, “a musical Journey that will take you away in its wings to a world of LOVE, PEACE and UNITY." $10 cover, 21+. Check the link for the full DJ lineup.
The One Musicfest 2014 is at Aaron’s Ampitheatre today starting at noon, featuring Kendrick Lamar, Nas, Amel Larrieux, Method Man, Redman, Alice Smith, Daley and more.
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