4/4/19 – Work Hard | Play Hard

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WHAT: Atlanta Film Festival: It’s A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
WHEN: Thu, Apr 4th, 7:30 PM
WHERE: The Plaza Theatre
COST: $12 in advance, $15 at the door
DETAILS: The Atlanta Film Festival runs April 4-14, 2019. Now in its fourth decade, the Atlanta Film Festival—one of only two-dozen Academy Award® qualifying festivals in the U.S.—is the area’s preeminent celebration of cinema.  The Atlanta Film Festival is one of the largest and longest-running festival in the country, welcoming an audience of over 28,000 to discover hundreds of new independent, international, animated, documentary, and short films, selected from 8000+ submissions from all over the world.

WHAT: Roswell Azalea Festival
WHEN: Through April 30, 2019
WHERE: Roswell, GA
COST: Priced by event
DETAILS: Don’t miss the 5th annual Roswell Azalea Festival, featuring activities for all age groups to enjoy including plant sales, art exhibits, receptions, farmers and artisans market, bicycle rides and races, and so much more.  Azalea lovers will want to take advantage of the many paths and trails that allow one to enjoy the plant in all its glory. Opportunities abound at the Chattahoochee Nature Center including the opportunity to purchase native azaleas for your home garden.

WHAT: Festival on Ponce
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday April 6-7, 2019
WHERE: Olmsted Linear Park
COST: Attendance is Free.
DETAILS: The Festival on Ponce is an Atlanta arts and crafts festival set in the historic park, Olmsted Linear Park. Visitors will enjoy the gorgeous landscape designed by one of America’s most celebrated landscape architects, Fredrick Olmsted Sr. along with over 125 displays of fine arts and crafts, folk and “outsider art”. In addition to the fine arts, there will be a children’s area and local food and beverage.

WHAT: ‘Brunch and a Movie’

WHEN: Saturdays and Sundays until 2 p.m.
WHERE: CMX CinéBistro Peachtree Corners
COST: Movie ticket prices are $16 for adults and $14 for children. Matinee prices for shows earlier than 4 p.m. are $14, every day of the week.
DETAILS: The newly opened CMX CinéBistro Peachtree Corners is unveiling a special brunch menu for guests to enjoy on the weekends. The luxury, world-class theater will serve brunch classics, including Chicken & Waffle Sliders, Steak & Eggs, Bread Pudding French Toast, Egg White Frittata, Braised Chicken Tostada and Sausage Sliders. Guests can also spice up their order with a variety of individual or bottomless prosecco drinks from the bar, including the signature King of Prosecco cocktail with a King of Pops popsicle, or by warming up with Coffee with Dulce De Leche. The multifunctional theater also offers a private dining room available to rent for executive meetings and/or private celebrations. All areas, including the bar and auditoriums, are also available to reserve for VIP movie screenings, corporate events, celebrations and special occasions.

WHAT: The Goat Farm Open Studio and Spring Sale
WHEN: Friday April 5, 4-9 p.m. Saturday April 6, 12 – 6 p.m., 2019
WHERE: The Goat Farm Arts Center, West Midtown
COST: Free
DETAILS: Have you ever wanted to see what’s behind all of those studio doors at The Goat Farm? Are you searching for unique, locally made gifts? Well here’s your chance.
Join Goat Farm resident makers, artists, crafts and trades people, engineers, etc. for two days when they open their offices, studios, workshops, and secret laboratories to the public.