May flowers are in full bloom here in Atlanta. Enjoy the beautiful weather and check out these upcoming events in and around our fair city over the next 30 days! Click on the name of the event below for more details.

Every Thursday starting on May 24th through September 27th, grab a friend and head to the Atlanta Botanical Garden for music, games and Cocktails in the Garden

 

Memorial Day Weekend Events:

May 25th -27th, come down to the Square and enjoy Art, Food and Music at the Decatur Arts Festival

May 25th – 27th, may the Force Be With You at 3 days of science fiction fun highlighting iconic shows such as Star Trek and Star Wars at Treklanta

May 25th – 28th, head over to Stone Mountain Park to honor our Military members and their families with patriotic themed music and a special edition laser show at Salute the Troops.

May 26th, you can really monkey around with food and cocktails during Brew at the Zoo

May 26th -27th, grab a blanket and your favorite peeps and walk on over to Piedmont Park for the 40th annual Atlanta Jazz Festival

 

May 30th – June 10th, visit the Southwest Arts Center for a Gospel Musical highlighting a strong sisterhood, love, and loss in Crowns

May 31st – June 10th, Foodie Unite! Immerse yourself in the gastric pleasures of the South at the Atlanta Food and Wine Festival

June 1st & 2nd, stroll into Candler Park for food trucks, drinks and music. Balance out your health footprint by participating in the 5K at the Candler Park Music Festival

June 2nd, there may still be time to enter your car, if not head out to watch the fun at the North Georgia Soapbox Derby

June 2nd, is the heat already getting to you? Head to the Chattahoochee for a floating festival in Duluth. Whatever Floats Your Boat

June 2nd & 3rd, make sure you stand out in the crowd with a unique piece from the artists at the Summer Indie Craft Experience

June 2nd & 3rd, experience the magic of butterflies at the Flying Colors Butterfly Festival

 

Thursdays through July 27th, (except July 5th) catch a free flick in Brookhaven at Movies on the Town

June 8th – 24th, catch a collection of short plays (10 minutes) in Hapeville at Tapas III: The Reckoning

June 9th, rock out in the cemetery for Oakland Cemetery’s  8th annual Tunes from the Tombs

June 9th, head south to see the majesty of hot air balloon at dusk at  Balloons over Fayette

June 9th & 10th, voted as one of 2017’s best artist festivals, head over for art, food and music at the 35th annual Virginia-Highland Summerfest

June 10th, head west to the car-free zone from Downtown to Underwood Hills for Atlanta Streets Alive- Westside

June 10th, check out some of the best rides from across the pond at the free British Motorcar Show

 

Father’s Day Weekend Events:

Make sure to book early if you plan to take Dad to the hottest new restaurant! Open Table Father’s Day Reservations

June 15th, head over to the Wren’s Nest in Historic West End for Jazz Matters Summer Concert Series

June 15th, grab your sunscreen and beach ball and head over to Decatur Square for food, music and fun at Summer in the City

June 16th, Uber or Lyft your way over to Historic Old 4th Ward Park to taste more than 150 beers at the 10th annual Atlanta Summer Beer Festival.

June 16th, Calling all Gleeks! Matthew Morrison, who played a teacher on Glee will be singing with the ASO! Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

June 16th, Dance it out with Dad at one of the years biggest Hip-Hop shows. Atlanta Birthday Bash 2018

June 15th -17th, visit one of Atlanta’s hottest neighborhoods for a festival in Mozley Park. Junteenth Festival

June 16th & 17th, make Dad’s day by taking him out to the Atlanta Grilled Cheese Festival