Wednesday Wind Down In the Point

East Point Downtown Commons 2757 East Point St., East Point

The City of East Point is once again kicking off its summer series of free public concerts, featuring surprisingly big-name recording artists and performers putting on a show in the Downtown Commons area. This time it's an R&B affair, with former Bad Boy Records artist Carl Thomas, Regina Belle, Melvin Riley and Ready for the…

Southern Fried Queer Pride 2021 Festival!

Southern Fried Queer Pride, the Atlanta-based NPO empowering Black queer and QTPOC-centered communities in the South through arts. The festival includes a Thursday evening art gallery exhibition at The Bakery called "RECLAIM!," a queer dance party called "HAWT SAUCE" on Friday at Best End Brewing, a virtual mutual aid workshop, and a variety show called…

5Church’s 5th Anniversary Party

5Church 1197 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta

5Church is celebrating five years with a special prix fixe menu created by Chef Mark Alba. Your $65 ticket gets you dinner, live music in the dining room downstairs, complimentary Holy Water and Viper cocktails on the rooftop at Virtue from 6 p.m.-12 a.m., along with beer, wine, a DJ and burlesque dancers. 

Hammonds House Reopening

Hammonds House 503 Peeples St SW, Atlanta

Hammonds House Museum reopens to the public on Friday, June 25, with its latest vibrant, thought-provoking solo exhibition, Departure by Charly Palmer, running through August 1, with works from Palmer's last 30 years of art creation, including never-before-seen pieces. There'll be music by DJ Malik Stone from noon to 4pm on Friday, and Palmer will…

Brew at the Zoo

Zoo Atlanta 800 Cherokee Avenue, S.E., Atlanta

ZooAtlanta's beery recurring event is back, with brews from some of Atlanta's best beer-makers, and 1,000+ animals from around the world, from the great apes to the giant pandas and your chance to finally see the new African Savanna of elephants, giraffes, warthogs, ostriches, zebras, and even some of them damn meerkats they talk about…

$65

Atlanta Grilled Cheese Festival

Atlantic Station 261 19th St NW, Atlanta

Eat and vote for Atlanta's best grilled cheese sandwiches at this almost-7-hour food festival. There'll be beer, a bloody mary garden, live music and various contests and activities in the Adult Game Zone for entertainment. General admission tickets get you three complimentary grilled cheese samples and a beer koozie.