Summer in Atlanta is HOT and I’m not just referring to our 90 degree temperatures! Atlanta is a city where there is always something to do. Check out the lineup for Summer Festivals in Atlanta!
Atlanta Wine and Food Festival
May 30 – June 2
This is an entire weekend dedicated to the best food and wine Atlanta has to offer! They will have chefs cooking up amazing southern cuisine, and samples of the wines from over 250 restaurants.
If you’re looking to get in on the action there will also be over 90 classes throughout the weekend.
Visit the Atlanta Wine and Food Festival Website for a full calendar of the weekend’s activities.
Tunes from The Tombs, June 9th
This music festival boasts the most unique location to listen to music all year long! Located in the Historic Oakland Cemetery. Drivin’ n Cryin’ is the headliner this year and the festival also features local beers, local food trucks and more! You can take mini tours of the cemetery too if you’re feeling adventurous, or shop in the market and buy souvenirs made by local artists. The uniqueness of this festival is something you do not want to
Attack of The Killer Tomato Festival, July 14th
Chef Fry of Atlanta hosts the 11th annual Killer Tomato Festival. Chefs from all over Atlanta are challenged to use tomato as a main ingredient for all food and beverages. There will be live music, activities, and fun drinks and food for everyone! Held in the Westside Provisions District behind JCT Kitchen and Bar. This festival is a hit so be sure to get your tickets quickly!
Decatur BBQ, Blues and Bluegrass Festival, August 10th
This will be the 19th year Decatur has put on this amazing event! What started out as a way to raise money to preserve Decatur’s old Train Depot has turned into an event that everyone in town looks forward to! This is a family event for everyone! 7 hours of live bluegrass and blues music, and BBQ! Be sure not to miss this Decatur Tradition.
Piedmont Park Art Festival, August 17th-18th
As one of the top 100 Arts Festivals in the Nation this is a Summer event you do not want to miss! This festival features over 250 artists, music, activities, and food all in Atlanta’s beautiful Piedmont Park in the middle of the city! The festival is Saturday and Sunday, entry is free so go and enjoy! There is something for everyone!
This is a short list of the highlights happening over the Summer months, there are so many options every weekend in HOT-lanta! If you are like us at The Peters Company and you love your city and have family or friends who want to move here and join you, let us know! Over 80% of our business comes from referrals from our amazing clients and friends just like you! We would be honored to help them move to the greatest city in the south!
- Written by Hannah Manley