Drafts and Dream Cars at the High Museum of Art (August 1)

Location:  High Museum of Art logo_High Museum of Art
1280 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  6:00 PM- 9:00 PM

Details:  Visit the High Friday night, August 1, for Drafts and Dream Cars, our summer beer event! Enjoy drafts from Monday Night Brewing and then see the Dream Cars exhibition on view in the Museum. Your ticket includes 3 beer tastings and one beer, plus Museum admission.

Cost:
$20 non-members, $10 for members

For More Information Visit:
https://www.high.org/

Fabrefaction Theatre Company presents “Les Miserables” (August 1-3)

Location:  Fabrefaction Theater poster_Les Miserables
999 Brady Avenue
Atlanta, GA

Time:  Friday, 8:00 PM
Saturday, 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Sunday, 3:00 PM

Details:  Winner of over 100 international awards and seen by over 65 million people worldwide, LES MISÉRABLES sweeps its audience through an epic tale of broken dreams, passion and redemption, against the backdrop of a nation in the grip of revolution.

Cost:
$15.00- $25.00/person

For More Information Visit:
http://fabrefaction.org

Jazz on the Lawn at Callanwolde featuring Joe Gransden (August 1)

Location:  Callanwolde  logo_Callanwolde
980 Briarcliff Road, NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  7:30 PM- 9:30 PM

Details:  Callanwolde’s Jazz on the Lawn showcases a lineup of Atlanta’s finest jazz treasures performing a mix of classic and contemporary jazz, swing, fusion, smooth and blues, in a perfect setting for summer outdoor concerts. Surrounded by the natural beauty of Callanwolde’s grounds it’s a great way to join friends, unwind and listen to an evening of live music. Guests are invited to bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy these special concerts under the stars.

Cost:
$15 advance purchase online; $20 at the door.

For More Information Visit:
http://callanwolde.org/calendar/

Summer Author Tour: Meet Valerie Tripp at American Girl (August 3)

Location:  American Girl  logo_American Girl
North Point Mall
1000 North Point Parkway
Alpharetta, GA

Time:  11:00 AM- 1:00 PM

Details:  American Girl is encouraging summer reading with a special visit from author Valerie Tripp, who created many of our beloved historical characters’ books: Molly, Kit, Josefina, Felicity, and Samantha. Valerie will be greeting her fans and signing her books. Our store stocks those books and lots of other books girls love, from heartwarming fiction to just-for-fun activities. Don’t miss it!

Cost:
FREE

For More Information Visit:
http://www.americangirl.com/

2014 Guided Walking Tour of Historic Downtown (August 1, 9, 15, 23 & 29)

Meet-Up Location:  The Candler Buildinglogo_Atlanta Preservation Center
127 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta GA

Time:  Fridays, Noon- 1:30 PM
Saturdays, 11:00 AM- 12:30 PM

Details:  See Atlanta’s first skyscrapers and learn how this early business district developed through efforts of the businessmen, architects and prominent families of the 19th and 20th centuries. Tour the interiors and exteriors of several of Atlanta’s Landmark structures and their environs. Atlanta’s downtown architecture includes styles from the Victorian period to Art Deco to contemporary. This event takes place at a site that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Cost:
$10 for Adults, $5 for Seniors and Students, Free for APC Members

For More Information Visit:
http://www.atlantapreservationcenter.com/

The Australian Pink Floyd Show at The Fox Theatre (October 10)

Location:  The Fox Theatre logo_The Fox Theatre
660 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  8:00 PM

Details:  The audiovisual extravaganza (featuring a million dollar light show, multiple inflatables, and stunning laser effects) of The Australian Pink Floyd Show is coming to the Fox Theatre on Friday, October 10th at 8 p.m. TAPFS’ Set The Controls tour combines spectacular visuals with perfect renditions of Pink Floyd’s greatest hits. Taking the tour title from “Set The Controls for the Heart Of the Sun” from the A Saucerful of Secrets album, TAPFS will be performing classics such as “Another Brick In The Wall,” “Comfortably Numb,” and “Wish You Were Here,” as well as a few surprise tracks. This tour is unique in that the audience is able to vote for the songs that they would like to hear live by visiting the band’s website and taking part in the online poll. The top songs will then be played each day.

Cost:
$42.50- $52.50/person

For More Information Visit:
 www.FoxTheatre.org

FREE Reel Riot Film Festival (July 31)

Location:  High Museum of Art poster_Reel Riot Film Festival
1280 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  9:00 PM- 11:00 PM

Details:  The High Museum Teen Team aspires to provide an artistic platform to showcase emerging teen filmmakers to a broader audience. While film entries are limited to high school students, the film festival itself is free to the public and open to all ages.

Cost:
FREE

For More Information Visit:
https://www.high.org/

AMC 2014 Sensory Friendly Films: “Planes: Fire & Rescue” (July 26)

Location: Click here to find a location near you.

Time:  10:00 AM

Details:  The program provides a special opportunity for families to enjoy their favorite films in a safe and accepting environment. The auditoriums dedicated to the program have their lights up, the sound turned down and audience members are invited to get up and dance, walk, shout or sing!

Cost:
Ticket costs vary by theater

For More Information Visit:
http://www.amctheatres.com/programs/sensory-friendly-films