FINE ART’S BASTILLE DAY
Vive la France! Huff Harrington celebrates Bastille Day on July 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. Peruse works from French and French-inspired artists over light appetizers and rosé. The works run the gamut of medium and style, showcasing everything from impressionist to modern works. The event is free and open to the public.
ATLANTA BAR-B-Q FESTIVAL
Aug. 12 and 13
Are you a Texas, St. Louis, Memphis or Kentucky fan? Then don’t miss Atlanta Bar-B-Q Festival on Friday, Aug. 12 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Saturday Aug. 13 from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m., where more than 50 BBQ teams will be cooking for your vote. General admission tickets are $6 if purchased in advance and $10 the day of. The fest, located outside Perimeter Mall, will also host local restaurants, live music, cooking demonstrations and more.
CONCERTS BY THE SPRINGS
Don’t miss August’s Concerts by the Springs in Sandy Springs, where A1A, a Jimmy Buffet tribute band, will be taking the stage as part of the free monthly series. Each concert plays from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and takes place on Heritage Green.
WALK, WAG N’ RUN
Put yourself and your pet through your paces at the Walk, Wag N’ Run 5K or 1-mile race through Lenox Park in Brookhaven. The 5K starts at 7:30 a.m., and the mile fun run starts at 8:45 a.m. Entry fee is $30 before Aug. 19. Race proceeds support Ahimsa House, benefiting animal and human victims of domestic violence.
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