Nothing on the agenda for the weekend yet? Don’t fret, here’s five fun ideas to make your weekend in Atlanta that much more exciting to look forward to.
August 7, 2015
- City of Atlanta Movies in the Park Series 2015
Where/When: Historic Fourth Ward Park, 6:30 PM to 11:00 PM
Spend the night under the stars watching Million Dollar Arm at the last screening of the summer series. Fun for the entire family, the event is free of charge and the movie starts at dusk (8:30/8:45 PM).
August 8, 2015
- The Vinings Downhill 5K Run for the Kids
Where/When: Race starts on Mt. Wilkinson Parkway at 8:00 AM, check out the full course/map here
Price: Race day registration is $40.00
- Bone Lick BBQ Anniversary Party
Where/When: Bone Lick BBQ Restaurant, 2:00 to 4:00 PM
What better way to celebrate Bone Lick BBQ's third anniversary than with free food and events like a hot sauce cook-off and hot dog eating contest? Stop by the Atlanta restaurant to partake in the fun and enjoy free beer and ribs if you like their Facebook page.
August 9, 2015
- Atlanta Braves vs. Miami Marlins
Where/When: Turner Field, 5:05 PM
Price: Ticket prices vary
Before you watch the Braves take on the Marlins, stop by the Braves alumni autograph session in the Braves Fan Plaza that starts two hours prior to the first pitch.
- Steely Dan, Elvis Costello, & The Imposters
Where/When: Chastain Park Ampitheater, 7:00 PM
Price: Tickets range from $45.00 to $125.00