Work Hard | Play Hard – Thursday, May 31

1 – PETER PAN AT SERENBE PLAYHOUSE

The famous flying boy arrives Thursday at Georgia’s own Neverland, Serenbe, down in Palmetto, and remains through August 26.
This new theatrical version of the Peter Pan story is by Roger Q. Mason, and is enjoying its world premiere.
Serenbe performances are outdoors, rain or shine; this one is in an area of Serenbe called the Mado Hideaway.
11 a.m. Thursdays-Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. $15-30. 9110 Selborne Lane, Palmetto. 770-463-1110, www.serenbeplayhouse.com/
2 – COCKTAILS IN THE GARDEN AT THE ATLANTA BOTANICAL GARDEN
Explore a different corner of the garden each week, enjoy a libation, hear live music, and play games at the Atlanta Botanical Garden. Normal admission gets you to a cash bar and the wonders of the humongous plant sculptures in the new exhibit “Imaginary Worlds.”
Cocktails in the Garden, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays. $21.95. Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave. 404-876-5859, atlantabg.org
3 – ATLANTA FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
This yearly four-day indulgence kicks off Thursday evening with a party at  American Spirit Works, featuring bites curated from Virginia’s Jason Alley of Comfort and Mississippi’s Vishwesh Bhatt of Snackbar, and drinks from from Charleston’s Ann Marshall at Highwire Distilling Co.
May 31-June 3.  Atlanta Food & Wine Festival, 199 Armour Drive NE, Atlanta. atlfoodandwinefestival.com
4 – SPORTS
  • Atlanta Braves vs. Washington Nationals (Tickets as cheap as $4)
    • May 31 – Thu 7:35 PM
    • Jun 1 – Fri 7:35 PM
    • Jun 2 – Sat 4:10 PM
    • Jun 3 – Sun 1:35 PM
  • ATLANTA BLAZE VS NEW YORK LIZARDS (Tickets $12.00)
    • Date: 6/2/2018 – Start Time:7:00 PM
      • Fifth Third Bank Stadium
      • 3300 George Busbee Pkwy NW
      • Kennesaw, GA 30144
  • Atlanta Dream vs. Phoenix Mercury  (Tickets Start at $27)
    • Sunday June 3rd at 3:00PM
    • McCamish Pavilion – Atlanta, GA
5 – GET ACTIVE
  • Georgia Aquarium 5K: Turtle Trot – $30 buy online today or $35 at the event
    • Saturday, June 2, 2018
    • All proceeds from the Turtle Trot go to Georgia Aquarium’s research and conservation programs that directly benefit aquatic species, including turtles.
    • Pemberton Place – World of Coca-Cola • 121 Baker St NW Atlanta, GA  30313
  • The Fast and the Furriest 5K – Sunday, June 3, 2018 – Entrance starts at $25 
    • Angels Among Us Pet Rescue
    • Brook Run Park • 4770 N Peachtree Rd Dunwoody, GA  30338
7 – PLAN AHEAD – Food That Rocks – A Celebration of Sandy Springs
  • It’s time to eat, drink and party with a purpose. The third annual “Food That Rocks, a Celebration of Sandy Springs” is set for:
    • Saturday, June 9, 2018
    • From 6:30pm – 11:00pm
  • The third annual Food That Rocks, a Celebration of Sandy Springs on June 9, will be rockin’ more than 25 of Sandy Springs’ best restaurants, under two big tents on the Green at City Springs.
  • The event benefits Sandy Springs-based charities Second Helpings Atlanta, Community Assistance Center and The Drake House.
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