The 2017 Marietta Square Art Walk (formerly the First Friday Art Walk) takes place in historic Marietta Square on the first Friday of each month from March to November. The Art Walk is a free, self-guided tour showcasing local original art. Enjoy late-night shopping, patio dining, fine art and live music around every corner. Local artists are hosted by Marietta Square area restaurants, galleries, museums, venues and boutiques from 5 pm to 9 pm, rain or shine, and participating venues display an official Art Walk banner in their window.
Location: Marietta Square
Date/Time: Friday August 4 @ 5pm – 9pm
Contact: (770) 429-1115
From Inman Park to Piedmont Park, the East Side Trail on the Atlanta BeltLine connects some of the best restaurants and bars in town! Get your friends together and come crawl along the Atlanta BeltLine to try them all! Tickets include up to 5 complimentary beverages along the BeltLine along with awesome food and drink specials at each participating location.
Location: Inman Park to Piedmont Park
Date/Time: Saturday August 5 @ 12pm – 4pm
Contact: (678) 869-4690
Cool Dad’s Rock is hosting their annual soap box derby. Ages 4 and up are welcome to participate. This year’s event is full, but be sure to check out the race and get prepping to compete next year!
Location: Historic Old Fourth Ward Park
Date/Time: Saturday August 5 @ 11am – 4pm
Contact: [email protected]
The Atlanta Back 2 School Food Festival is a kid friendly event featuring food trucks, music, clothing, and information on health, education, art, and after-school care programs for families. No alcohol will be served or sold during the festival. Enjoy a culinary experience from Metro Atlanta’s restaurants, caterers, and food trucks.
Location: Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre, 5239 Floyd Rd SW
Date/Time: Saturday August 5 @ 12pm – 5:30pm
Slippery When Wet – The Ultimate Bon Jovi Tribute has taken exact live arrangements from Bon Jovi’s 2000′s Crush tour , 2002′s Bounce tour , 2005′s Have a Nice Day tour, 2008′s Lost Highway tour and 2010′s The Circle tour to form what Jason refers to as an “Arena- Club Show”. With further explanation Jason thinks that “Slippery When Wet has the power to turn a 600-1500 capacity club into a 20,000 seat arena for 2 1/2 hours.”
Location: Madlife Stage & Studios, 8722 Main St
Date/Time: Saturday August 5 @ 6:30pm
Price: $17.50 – $27.50