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Things to Do in Atlanta

High energy meets Southern hospitality in Atlanta, Georgia’s capital city and epicenter of art, entertainment, and finance. Atlanta offers a dynamic culture and a variety of fun things to do, from urban parks to performing arts to professional sports teams. Whether you’re catching a lunchtime concert at Centennial Olympic Park or discovering the history of the world's most protected recipe at The World of Coca-Cola, you’ll revel in the history and diversity of this sprawling metropolitan hub.

Explore Atlanta

  • Dining
  • Shopping
  • Sights and Experiences
  • Sports

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  • St. Patrick's Day Parade, March
  • Sweetwater 420 Fest, April
  • Atlanta Film Festival, April
  • Shaky Knees Music Festival, May

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  • Atlanta Food & Wine Festival, May and June
  • Virginia Highland Summerfest, June
  • Peachtree Road Race, July
  • Decatur BBQ, Blues & Bluegrass Festival, August

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  • Music Midtown, September 
  • Atlanta Pride Festival & Parade, October
  • A3C Hip Hop Festival, October
  • Cabbagetown Chomp & Stomp, November

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  • Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl, December or January
  • Honda Battle of the Bands Invitational Showcase, January
  • Peach Drop, December
  • Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, February