Friday, April 24th

Hey guys! It's finally Friday, don't miss the Big Lebowski midnight bowling at the Landmark Midtown, TIM Talks at Highwire Comedy, Treklanta Con is this weekend, and The Atlanta Mess-Around is today and tomorrow in EAV!

Check out more stuff coming up this week with Olivia's Comedy Highlights and Wesley's Music Highlights!

Art

Emory Bookstore (1390 Oxford Rd NE) hosts Poetry Reading: Stephanie Berger, Natalie Eilbert, Carina Finn, Lauren Ireland, and Emily Toder tonight at 8pm.

The High Museum of Art (1280 Peachtree St NE) hosts Los Trompos Opening Celebration today at 6pm, their new outdoor art installation, with food and drinks available for purchase.

Comedy

Highwire Comedy Co (3041 North Decatur Rd.) hosts Automatic Improv's TIM Talks tonight at 10:30, performers spin the Wheel of Speeches to find out what kind of speech they will have to give, anything from a wedding toast to a campaign speech. Followed by an improv set from Witless Protection Improv.

Performances

7 Stages (1105 Euclid Ave) host The Amazing Acro-Cats and The Rock-Cats tonight at 7pm and 10, with repeat performances every weekend through May 3rd. "Come see a troupe of former orphan, rescue, and stray cats ride skateboards, roll on barrels, walk tightropes and more! There is even the only all-cat band known to man Tuna and The "Rock-cats" Purrforming in Atlanta for two weekends starting Thursday
April 23rd through Sunday May 3rd." Tickets are $20.

Movies

The Landmark's Midtown Art Cinema (931 Monroe Dr NE) hosts The Big Lebowski: Midnight Bowling and Cocktails tonight at 11:30, with a costume contest, xbox bowling on the big screen, and 24oz white russians. It's not actually written that they are showing the movie, but I assume they must be?

Misc

Woodruff Park (91 Peachtree St NE) is the meeting spot for Critical Mass tonight at 6pm, an almost 300 person bike ride through the city, 10-15 miles

Garage Door Studio (119 Center St) hosts Party on the Porch today from 5-9pm, with wine, beer, food, and acoustic music from Braxton & The Renditions, plus everything in the store will be 10% off.

The Atlanta Marriott Century Center (2000 Century Blvd) hosts Treklanta 2015 today through Sunday. Things start today at 5pm, FYI this is not the Marriott that hosts Dragon*Con.

DJ's

The Red Room hosts Steve Aoki at 10pm, $20 cover but it looks sold out, 21+

The Sound Table has Mike Huckaby tonight at 11pm.

Opera Nightclub has Borgeous Djing tonight from 10pm on. $25-$30, 18+.

The Music Room hosts Rob Dowell & Bryan Armalagave tonight at 10pm, with an opening set of electronica from Stereo Reform as well as a free Heineken keg.

The Little Vinyl Lounge hosts DJ White Buffalo tonight at 9pm, no cover. 21+

Live Music

The Atlanta Mess-Around 2015 is today and tomorrow at The Earl and The 529, ticket prices vary depending on how many days/venues you want to get into, but start at $7 and top at $50. Headliners are the Flamin' Groovies and Pissed Jeans. Friday: Earl | 529

Bob Dylan at The Fox Theatre, 8pm, all ages, $$$

500 Songs for Kids at Vinyl, 7:30, pay-what-you-can donations.

Richard Cheese & Lounge Against the Machine at Center Stage, 9pm, ~$40.

Rumors: A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac at Star Bar, 9pm, $10 cover, 21+

Mr. Carmack with Clerks and Double Nil at Terminal West, 9pm, $15 cover, 18+

Naked Truth with Liers in Wait, Bludy Gyres, Deceiving Eve, and Rigorism at The Basement, 7pm, $10 cover, 18+


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