11/8/18 – Work Hard | Play Hard

Work Hard Play HardWHAT: Taste of Hartsfield-Jackson
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 9, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: Hartsfield Jackson International Airport COST: $15
DETAILS: Get a taste of the best-in-class dining options ATL has to offer while contributing to a good cause – all without booking a flight or going through security. The fourth annual Taste of Hartsfield-Jackson, a premier food festival showcasing the diverse dining options the world’s busiest airport offers. The one-day event features samples from some of ATL’s best restaurants as well as a live chef competition and live music from Atlanta-based band Gritz and Jelly Butter.

WHAT: West Side Story
WHEN: November 9-11, 2018
WHERE: Cobb Energy Center
COST: $139 – $43
DETAILS: It’s a timeless tale of love at first sight.
Two teenagers are drawn together across a crowded dance floor, believing love can conquer all, including differing backgrounds, languages, warring gangs, and miscommunication. Inspired by Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, West Side Story has captivated audiences since its debut in 1957. Our version is in keeping with the original vision of Broadway legends Bernstein, Sondheim and Robbins. Opera’s Night out is Friday night, featuring tickets for $40 and a young professionals reception before the show.

WHAT: Girls on the Run 5k presented by Piedmont Healthcare
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 10, 9 a.m.
WHERE: Georgia State University Stadium [formerly Turner Field]
COST: $30
DETAILS: Register for the Girls on the Run 5K presented by Piedmont Healthcare at Georgia State Stadium. Open to the public, this family-friendly 5K is one of the most inspiring events in Atlanta. Race proceeds benefit the Girls on the Run of Atlanta Scholarship fund. Runners, walkers and strollers welcome.

WHAT: Stone Mountain Christmas
WHEN: November 10, 2018 – January 6, 2019
WHERE: Stone Mountain Park
COST: Single ticket prices range from $29.95 to $34.95
DETAILS: Have a Holly Jolly Christmas at Stone Mountain Park, where the true magic of the season is in the air. Enjoy the glow of more than two million lights, festive music and visits from some your favorite holiday characters. Start a new tradition and create memories that will last a lifetime for you and your kids.

WHAT: MLS Playoffs Eastern Conference Semifinals: New York City FC at Atlanta United (Home Leg)
WHEN: Sunday November 11, 5:30 p.m.
WHERE: Mercedes Benz Stadium
COST: $49 – $541
DETAILS: Miss the major league soccer season? Catch Atlanta United FC at home this weekend.