19 Atlanta festivals to savor in June
Old 4th Ward Arts Festival
Photograph by Sher Pruitt
Maintain stocks of sun block, because regardless of what you are interested in, there is a festival celebrating it this month.
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Southern Cigar Festival
Have fun among 35 cigar manufacturers and cigar enthusiasts in the Verizon Wireless Carrier Amphitheatre, and enter to win prizes with raffles and giveaways during the day.
Atlanta Summer time Beer Fest
Featuring greater than 200 beers from local and national breweries, attendees can grab a chilly one, pay attention to live music, and dance to DJs on various stages while soaking under the sun in the Masquerade.
Fox Theatre Block Party
Pay attention to music from DejaBlue Grass Band, Orquestra MaCuba, Francine Reed, and pay a tribute towards the Allman Siblings, all in the middle of Atlanta.
6/12 and 6/26
Jazz Around The Lawn 2015
Bring a blanket and a few smooth refreshments and pay attention to classical jazz around the eco-friendly space in the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center.
Tune in the Tombs
Rocking out isn’t only for the living. Pay attention to local bands for example Michelle Malone Band, Little Tybee, Eliot Bronson, and Sweet Auburn String Band be a musician and lift money to preserve certainly one of Atlanta’s earliest funeral grounds at Oakland Graveyard.
Summer time Craft Market
Searching for vintage crafts and also have serious amounts of stroll through vendors? Join greater than 100 craft vendors for that event’s tenth birthday in the Indie Craft Experience in the Georgia Freight Depot.
Father’s Fun Festival
Appreciate father and him occupied at Rosa L. Burney Park with maqui berry farmers markets, street vendors, live music, and sporting-themed activities, so it’s not necessary to hear certainly one of his jokes for that hundredth time.
Westview Summer time Solstice
Benefit from the longest day of the season with grilled food, live music, art vendors, and games for the children at Westview Village.
Family Food Fest
Existence is much better underneath the ocean in the Georgia Aquarium using more than 100 dishes to taste made by celebrity chefs, cooks, restaurants, even everyday dads.
Old 4th Ward Arts Festival
Strolling through local artists booths with live acoustic music is what’s available in the two-day festival at Historic 4th Ward Park. A kids play area and crafts and arts can also be found.
Awesome off after managing a 5K race by leisurely walking through folk art displays, fueling track of food, and relaxing with live music only at that year’s event on historic Virginia Avenue.
The Atlanta Cycling Festival
Offering greater than 35 different cycling occasions-together with a Dirty Mustache night ride, Bike & Hike Arabia Mountain, along with a tour from the BeltLine -these activities attract beginner and skilled riders.
Atlanta Fringe Festival
Venture round the venues throughout Atlanta watching greater than 20 comedy, theater, storytelling, and classical dance performances.
Festival of Chariots
Embrace the Indian culture with henna tattoos, live music, along with a parade of elaborately decorated chariots around Centennial Olympic Park. Individuals who wish to take a level slower pace can participate in on yoga and mantra mediation.
With The Veil festival
Question what’s after dying? Paranormal investigators and psychics discuss what’s beyond and how to approach spirituality inside a three-day event, together with a masquerade ball in the Marriott Marquis.
Time Lord Party
Join fellow “Doctor Who” fanatics in the Masquerade because the best costumes are judged for prizes and lots of other occasions during the day.
Sci Fi Summer time Disadvantage
Costume contests, supersoaker duels, as well as other discussions with guest loudspeakers about sci-fi novels highlight the agenda for this three-day event in the Holiday Inn North Perimeter.
Southern-Fried Gameroom Expo
Arcade-gaming enthusiasts rejoice as 200 arcade and console machines arrived at the Atlanta Marriott Century Center.