7.29.15 Weekend in Atlanta!

This week's "things to do in Atlanta" per my very own recommendations! Thanks also to Access Atlanta. For more on their website: www.accessatlanta.com

-Beth

3rd Annual Cool Dads Rock Soapbox Derby Festival

Saturday August 1st
11am-4pm
Old 4th Ward Historic Park
30 Competitors, Over 400 Spectators
Racers and their wooden cars will line the street with their helmets donned and goggles lowered as the pint sized drivers enter their vehicles and race downhill.

FREE and Family Friendly

678-653-2371
https://www.facebook.com/events/835913869811933/

Clueless

Wednesday 29th
7:30pm
Plaza Theatre
Event is put on by the Atlanta Film Festival
Pay what you can though $10 is a donation suggestion.
http://www.plazatheatrefoundation.org/

The Fox’s Coca-Cola Summer Film Festival

Thursday, July 30th
Showing of Ghostbusters!
$15-$20
https://foxtheatre.org/shows-and-events/

End of Summer of Bash
The Children’s Museum of Atlanta
Friday July 31st

Children can enjoy sidewalk chalk drawing, writing "goodbye" on the shadow wall, participating in dance parties, crafts, winning special prizes, and much more.

http://www.childrensmuseumatlanta.org/

 Gwinnett Center International Film Festival

July 31st- August 2nd
Get all of the details plus a $5 off coupon at:
www.gcifilmfest.com

Date Night on the River
Friday 5pm
Chattahoochee Nature Center

Bring your own picnic dinner to this adult-only evening paddle, which includes a guided 2.5 hour sunset canoeing trip

$30-$40
770-992-2055, ext. 234.

 

Concerts:

Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga
Wednesday 8pm
Chastain Park Amphitheatre

Toby Keith and Eli Young Band
Thursday 7pm
Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood

Shania Rock this Country Tour
August 1st
7:30pm

Phish
Saturday August 1st
Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood
2 nights in Atlanta on its Summer Tour

Counting Crows 
Chastain Amphitheatre
Monday 7pm