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Memorial Day Weekend Events in Atlanta 2022


CL's guide to the start of the summer

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Memorial Day




Happy Memorial Day! The Memorial Day Weekend tends to kick off the Summer in Atlanta. Look to CL's calendar for the best events for Memorial Day and the Summer.

Big Memorial Day Events

List of Memorial Day Events

Saturday May 28, 2022 03:00 PM EDT
7 Stages Theatre Cost: Free,
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Books, Arts Agenda::Dance, Arts Agenda::Film, Arts Agenda::Spoken Word, Arts Agenda::Theater, Arts Agenda::Visual Arts, Festivals, Free Events
7 Stages invites you to our Human Sunrise Festival on May 28th, from 3 - 7 PM in our lobby and outdoors.


An eclectic range of artistic responses to Joy Harjo’s An American Sunrise encourage audiences and L5P visitors to honor the Muscogee and Creek people and their land. As we shed light on coloni... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 04:05 PM EDT
Truist Park Cost: $25+,
Categories: Community, Sports and Health

Atlanta Braves vs. Miami Marlins, May 28, 4:10PM.


Tickets available @ https://zwd.short.gy/Braves-Marlins7

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Saturday May 28, 2022 05:00 PM EDT
The Gifted Ferret Cost: $15+,
Food and Drink, Food and Drink::Dinners and Tastings, Nightlife
Categories: Wine Tasting This is our Spring version of Wine Tastings here at The Gifted Ferret and we still end with a extra treat. As the night and the bar starts to wind down, the wine may be slowing down but, you can still carry on the party on the dance floor. Now that spring is back you can enj... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 05:00 PM EDT
The WADDI Cost: Free,
Arts Agenda
The WADDI is delighted to host the SCAD Class of 2022 Senior Exhibition on May 27 & 28.


COALESCENCE: Introspections of Emerging Artists, features paintings and sculpture by Raphael Bahindwa, Adeline Barnett, Wynter Bell, Joseph Brown, Cesco Concepcion, Milli Dwyer, Shea Edington, Hannah Ghafary, A... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 06:00 PM EDT
Arts Agenda, Festivals, Food and Drink, Free Events, Music, Nightlife
DeKalb art at the park is a great event showcasing some of the greatest artist in Ga.

We are going to have modern art,fine art,black art, industrial designs,art showcase
We also having wine tasting and live music. This event is totally free to the public!!
THIS EVENT WILL BE INSIDE

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Saturday May 28, 2022 06:55 PM EDT
Mercedes-Benz Stadium Cost: $49+,
Music
Atlanta United FC vs. Columbus Crew, May 28, 7:00PM.



Tickets available @ https://zwd.short.gy/Atlanta-Columbus

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Saturday May 28, 2022 07:00 PM EDT
Arts Agenda::Theater
CL Critic Curt Holman Recommends: The 17th annual Atlanta International Documentary Film... [click here for more]
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Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
Atlanta Symphony Hall Cost: $23-$99,
Music
CL Critic Doug DeLoach Recommends: This program puts Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Principal Oboe... [click here for more]
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Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
Variety Playhouse Cost: $65+,
Music
Rock band EELS is coming to Atlanta for their brand new Lockdown Hurricane Tour! See them live at Variety Playhouse on May 28, 8:00PM.



Tickets available @ https://zwd.short.gy/Eels

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Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
Terminal West Cost: $20-$22,
Music, Music::Soundboard Digital
Son Lux is a geographically and culturally diverse band, with Rafiq Bhatia, Ian Chang, and Ryan Lott each bringing their unique sonic approach to create an otherworldly whole. Son Lux’s balancing of raw emotional intimacy and meticulous electronic constructions, coupled with the act of distilling th... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
Red Clay Music Foundry Cost: $0-$50,
Music
Gary Brewer & The Kentucky Ramblers are a family band with roots dating back six generations, having traveled the road performing in all 50 states, Canada and Europe extensively since forming in 1980. Today, GBKR takes the stage performing a fusion of American-Roots style music all their own called ... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
Coca-Cola Roxy Cost: $66+,
Music
Puerto Rican singer and rapper Jhay Cortez will perform live at Coca-Cola Roxy on May 28, 2022.



Tickets available @ https://zwd.short.gy/Cortez

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Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
Food and Drink, Music, Nightlife
The southeast's premier Pink Floyd Tribute, Interstellar Echoes, pride themselves on accurately reproducing the legendary catalogue of Pink Floyd. Obsessed with the sounds, sights, and lore of this global music icon; Interstellar Echoes go to great lengths to provide a meticulously researched, fully... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
Underground Atlanta Cost: $30.00,
Music, Nightlife
DIGATL and BIG PANIC PRESENT LEGENDARY PRODUCER AND DJ PETE ROCK LIVE AT UNDERGROUND ATLANTA

About this event
PETE ROCK Live on Saturday, May 28th, 2022!






Legendary producer and DJ PETE ROCK

Pete Rock is widely recognized as one of the greatest hip hop producers of all time. He rose to promin... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
529 Bar Cost: $12.00,
Music, Music::Soundboard Digital
ATL based 5 piece creating Post Singularity surf rock grooves on grungy man made beaches [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
The Masquerade Cost: $12-$15,
Music, Music::Soundboard Digital

Saturday May 28, 2022 08:00 PM EDT
Vinyl Cost: $26-$56,
Music
Alexis Arnold is a South Florida native whose music has propelled her into the spotlight. Alexis has the ability to combine soulful music with an upbeat pop presence that is similar to the likes of Adele, Mariah Carey, and Alicia Keys. Her vocal range has set her apart over the past few years in her... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 08:29 PM EDT
Village Theatre Cost: $15.00,
Arts Agenda
Improv A-Hole is Village Theatre’s full fledged, home-grown Improv Comedy tournament. The audience votes on who they like the most (or the least!) after every scene…with hilarious consequences! It’s a drinking game, mixed with a live-made-up-on-the-spot comedy show. Tickets and information can be fo... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 08:30 PM EDT
Terminal West Cost: $20-$22,
Music, Music::Soundboard Digital
Son Lux is a geographically and culturally diverse band, with Rafiq Bhatia, Ian Chang, and Ryan Lott each bringing their unique sonic approach to create an otherworldly whole. Son Lux’s balancing of raw emotional intimacy and meticulous electronic constructions, coupled with the act of distilling th... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 09:00 PM EDT
Smith's Olde Bar Cost: $10-$15,
Music, Music::Soundboard Digital
Atlanta Room. [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 10:00 PM EDT
Parlor Cost: $10-$20,
DJ Kemit & Salah Ananse pres: COME TOGETHER



Kemit & Salah Ananse have partnered with Parlor again to bring you a special COME TOGETHER.

In the spirit of parties like Spread Love, Sol Fusion, Afrique Electrique and venues like Kaya, Yin Yang & Sugar Hill, Dj Kemit & Salah Ananse created COME TOGETH... [click here for more]

Saturday May 28, 2022 10:00 PM EDT
Our Bar ATL Cost: Free,
Music
Sounds By Kashii at Our Bar ATL!



Doors open at 10PM | Ends at 3AM


Saturday, 5/28


339 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
Visit www.ourbaratl.com/events to see our full schedule!


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Sunday May 29, 2022 11:00 AM EDT
Spivey Hall Cost: Free ,
Arts Agenda
The Franklin Pond Chamber Music Competition and Awards Concert bring Georgia’s most talented young classical musicians together in a day of chamber music competition and performance. Both events are free, but tickets are required for Awards Concert. May 29, 4 pm. Spivey Hall, Clayton State Univers... [click here for more]

Sunday May 29, 2022 11:00 AM EDT
Creekwater Alpaca Farm Cost: $10.00,
Categories: Community, With Friends, Tourist, Outside, Local, Kid Friendly, For Adults, Spring, Sports to Play, Zoo & Animals, Socializing, Support Local!, Small Business Saturday, Retail, Other Shopping, Local Market, Crafts, Clothes & Fashion, Other Games, Board Games, Parks, Hiking, Textiles, Tou... [click here for more]

Sunday May 29, 2022 12:00 PM EDT
High Museum of Art Cost: $16.50,
Arts Agenda, Arts Agenda::Visual Arts
CL Critic Kevin C. Madigan Recommends: The early work of Hungarian photographer André Kertész is... [click here for more]
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