8/9/18 Work Hard | Play Hard
WHAT: Art.Movement.Film.Music (AMFM) Summer Fest
WHEN: Thursday – Sunday, August 9-11, 2018
WHERE: Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail COST: Free
DETAILS: As part of the 2018 Art on the Atlanta BeltLine exhibition festivities, AMFM will include exhibitions, pop-ups, musical acts, a speaker series, food trucks, and much more. Co-hosted by The Bakery, The National Black Arts Festival’s NextGen Artist Program, and ARTlanta Gallery, the festival will take place on the Westside Trail near the Allene Avenue trailhead.
WHAT: Atlanta Braves vs. Milwaukee Brewers
WHEN: Friday – Sunday, August 10-12, 2018
WHERE: SunTrust Park
COST: Tickets range from $12 – $250
DETAILS: Enjoy Atlanta Braves Alumni Weekend. A long list of Braves legends return for special events such as an autograph session and photo opportunities. In addition, a ceremony prior to the Aug. 10 game will honor new Major League Baseball Hall of Fame member Chipper Jones, and his plaque will be on display at Monument Park for this night only.
WHAT: Atlanta Summer Wine Fest
WHEN: Saturday, August 11, 2018, 8:30 p.m.
WHERE: City Winery
COST: Tickets are $45 in advance and $60 at the door
DETAILS: Atlanta Wine Festivals hosts the Atlanta Summer Wine Festival at City Winery Atlanta on Saturday, August 11th with two sessions to choose from. 12pm-4pm and 6-10pm. Enjoy 50+ Wines, small beer selection, live music, and DJ Qtip. Tickets include entry, entertainment, a souvenir acrylic wine glass, and all wine and beer samples. Food will be available for purchase. 21 and up event, no kids, no babies, no pets.
WHAT: Decatur BBQ, Blues and Bluegrass Festival
WHEN: Saturday, August 11, 2018, 2 p.m. – 9 p.m.
WHERE: 630 East Lake Drive & Harmony Park
COST: $20 general admission, kids 12 and under are free
DETAILS: The 18th annual Decatur BBQ Blues & Bluegrass festival brings the sights, sounds, and smells of classic southern BBQ from metro Atlanta staples along with 7+ hours of original live blues and bluegrass music from aspiring and accomplished local/regional/and national acts to Decatur, Georgia in the heart of Oakhurst. This is a family friendly event that is fun for all ages.
WHAT: Taylor Swift’s 2018 Reputation Tour with special guests Camila Cabello and Charli XCX
WHEN: Friday – Saturday, August 10 – 11, 2018, 7:00 p.m. [gates open at 5:00 p.m.]
WHERE: Monday Night Brewing Garage
WHERE: Mercedes Benz Stadium
COST: Tickets range from $89 – $527, suite rentals available
DETAILS: Swift’s “Reputation” album was the top-selling album of 2017, despite its November release. It features hit songs such as “Look What You Made Me Do,” “…Ready for It?” and “Gorgeous.”