AUGUST 11 - 17



WED AUG 11
Wendesday Wind Down @ Centennial Olympic Park
11 KISS FM T. K. Experience R & B

Get through the workweek and over hump day by taking in a free concert!  Wednesday WindDown features live concerts by some of the best music acts in town. Enjoy everything from jazz to contemporary music performed live on stage. If dinnertime hunger sets in, there’s no need to worry.   Food and drinks are available for purchase at the Fountainside Café, located in the Visitor Center, and around the amphitheater.


Centennial Olympic Park
265 Luckie Street NW
Atlanta, GA
(404) 222-PARK (7275)
http://www.centennialpark.com/





THU AUG 12
Tongo Hiti @ Trader Vic’s

Kick off the Elvis weekend Don Ho stylee with Tongo Hiti at Trader Vic’s (in Hilton Downtown) on Thursday from 8pm til midnight! Come have a mai tai or two, why don’tcha? They’re priced nice for the slurpin’ at $4.50.
http://www.kingsized.biz

Trader Vic's

255 Courtland Street (inside the Hilton Atlanta)
Atlanta GA, 30303
(404) 221-6339
http://www.tradervics.com/restaur1.htm




THU AUG 12 6p
Social Diva Happy Hour @ Bazzaar

Social Diva Happy Hour from 6pm - 9pm - Mix and mingle with some of Atlanta's finest business owners, social butterfly's and diva queens. Join us at Bazzaar, Midtown's elegant and unpretentious restaurant and lounge nestled at the corner of Peachtree Street and Ponce de Leon Avenue beside the Fox Theatre. Enjoy $10 off any $35 or more food purchase and $6 Orange Julius Cosmopolitans. And don't miss out on your chance to win a $50 gift certificate from Bazzaar (good on food or drink purchases). To win you must RSVP for the party & we will be announcing the winner during the evening so you must be present to win. See you there!! www.bazzaaratlanta.com Complimentary parking at the Georgian Terrace across the street. RSVP to: rsvp@socialdiva.com - please include an email address for each person attending.
 


AUG 12
“Top Flight Night”: Queens of Sancerre @ Eno

 

Eno
800 Peachtree St
Atlanta, GA 30308-1245
(404) 685-3191
http://www.eno-atlanta.com/

 


AUG 12 thru AUG 15
Homebuilding School short course @ Southface

Get the knowledge and skills to take action and make building/remodeling decisions with confidence. Call 404/872-3549 or visit the Homebuilding School page on www.southface.org for more details.
 

Southface
241 Pine Street
Atlanta, GA

(404) 872-3549
www.southface.org




THU AUG 12 8p
Scribes and Vibes @ Irish Bred Pub
Open Mic and feature acts each week. Hosted by Abyss and Cocktails of the Live Poets Society.  DJ Jon Goode. Open mic list opens at 8:30 PM.  Show starts at 9:00 PM.  Half price for appetizers. 


THU AUG 12 8p
Raiders of the Lost Ark @ The Fox Theatre
Thu, August 12 8:00 PM Raiders of the Lost Ark PG 1 hr. & 50 min.

2004 Coca-Cola Summer Film Festival. The time-honored tradition of the summer film festival at the Fox Theatre is an experience not to be missed! Now recognized as the Coca-Cola Film Festival, this is truly the best way to see the Fox as seen by those who came on opening day in 1929. While the orchestra and dancers are long gone, audiences can still experience the magic of the Fox's "Mighty Mo" organ and the tradition of the sing-a-long that takes place before each film. Each Film Festival features a combination of current and classic films, truly something for every movie-goer. ORGAN MUSIC/RADIO PERSONALITIES/SING-A-LONG begin about 40 minutes prior to film's scheduled start time.

BOX OFFICE AND THEATRE DOORS for the COCA-COLA FILM FESTIVAL open 1 hour and 15 minutes prior to the film's scheduled start time. Individual tickets are available for purchase at that time FOR CASH ONLY. If you want to order a series book of tickets or reserved seating for Gone With The Wind please contact Tickemaster. Series booklets are available for $60.00 and include 12 movie tickets that can be used for any of the film's except those with reserved seating.
http://foxtheatre.org/coke_series.htm

The Fox Theatre
660 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 881-2100
http://foxtheatre.org/



THU AUG 12
Shakespeare Supernatural Spectacle: Macbeth @ Shakespeare Tavern

Directed by Drew Reeves
$10 Preview August 8
In Performance August 12, 21, & 27
One fateful evening 3 weird sisters greet Macbeth and Banquo with visions of what could be. Is it the witches and their magical prophecies or Macbeth's and his wife's all too human desire for power that set in motion some of the most blood curdling, murderous, and tragic events that Scotland has ever witnessed? Watch ... Listen ... Shiver ... Decide.
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Performance days & times: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM, and Sundays at 6:30 PM.
Ticket Prices: Regular Ticket Prices: $19.50 Thursdays and Sundays; $22.50 Fridays; $24.50 on Saturdays.
Discount Ticket Options: $10 tickets for Previews; $10 student tickets available for Thursday and Sunday night performances; $15 student tickets available for Friday night performances. Senior citizens and Military receive $3 off the regular ticket price. Promotional discount offers are not valid closing weekend of a performance.
Group Discounts: Parties of 10 or more receive $3 off the regular ticket price.
Please note: All ticket prices include 7% tax. Prices are subject to change and restrictions apply to discounted tickets.
Purchase Tickets Online for most performances at www.shakespearetavern.com
Location: The New American Shakespeare Tavern is located at 499 Peachtree Street, NE, just four blocks south of The Fox Theater and directly across the street from Crawford Long Hospital.
Food and Beverage Service: The Tavern opens one hour and fifteen minutes before the performance for food and beverage service. Chef for a Night provides a British-pub-style menu for dinner. The Tavern has a beer, wine, coffee, tea, and soft drink bar that serves Bass and Guinness on tap.

Shakespeare Tavern
499 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, Georgia
(Park Opposite Tavern in Crawford Long Hospital Deck)

www.shakespearetavern.com





FRI AUG 13
SunTrust Lunch on Broad

Every Friday though October 1 enjoy SunTrust Lunch on Broad. Bask in the warmth of Atlanta’s magnificent weather. Soak up the sounds of local musicians. Enjoy the company of friends and coworkers on your lunch break. And feel the worldliness of cafe culture in the heart of Downtown Atlanta’s Historic Fairlie-Poplar District.
http://www.atlantadowntown.com/HavingFun_LunchBroad.asp




FRI AUG 13 and Second Fridays
Downtown Dwellers
Happy Hour @ Sidebar

The Second Friday each month, our favorite neighborhood pub will become the fixed location.

Sidebar
79-A Poplar Street
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 588-1850
www.sidebaratlanta.com



FRI AUG 13
Eno Celebrates The Watermelon

All week, beginning on Tuesday, Chef Mark pays homage to the Watermelon featuring a 3 Course, $35 Prix Fixe menu.  

Eno
800 Peachtree St
Atlanta, GA 30308-1245
(404) 685-3191
http://www.eno-atlanta.com/


 

AUG 13 thru AUG 15
Atlanta Braves vs. St. Louis Cardinals @ Turner Field

http://www.atlantabraves.com

Turner Field
755 Hank Aaron Drive
Atlanta, GA 30315
(404) 522-7630

http://atlanta.braves.mlb.com/NASApp/mlb/atl/ballpark/atl_ballpark_history.jsp

 


FRI AUG 13
Surface Party @ The Mark

The Mark's exciting Fridays continue with another party hosted by Surface, one of the city's top promotional groups. Join a long list of cutting edge Atlanta DJs as they continue The Mark's tradition of groundbreaking talent and electrifying beats. Sign up for a Surface card for reduced admission at surface.com. Don't forget to join Surface again on Friday the 27th for the world famous DJ Micro and many more world famous names this fall

The Mark (formerly Karma)
79a Poplar Street
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404)577-6967
www.themarkatlanta.com




FRI AUG 13

Aquafina On The Bricks: LIVE @ C O Park
The 4th Annual Aquafina On the Bricks is BACK and BETTER than ever! We are looking forward to you joining us once again each Friday NIGHT all summer long at Centennial Olympic Park! This year's season will kick off May 28th and run through August 20th, with no show on June 18th. There is a GREAT variety of top notch tunes this year as we have THREE sponsor stations - Star 94, V103 and 96 Rock.

THIS WEEK:
08/13: 96 Rock Presents LIVE


Tickets for the shows this year are only $5.00 for individual tix or 12 tickets for only $36 (a 40% savings!). These 12 tickets are valid for any combination of shows during the season allowing you to come to all 12 shows or pick your favorite shows of the season and bring your friends! Tickets are available online at http://www.onthebricks.com They can also be purchased at the gate on show days.

The box office opens at 5:00pm every show day. The gates open at 5:30pm and the music plays from 6:00pm to 11:00pm. The best place to park is at the Inforum parking garage directly across the street

Centennial Olympic Park
265 Luckie Street NW
Atlanta, GA
(404) 222-PARK (7275)
http://www.centennialpark.com/



FRI AUG 13
Supernatural Spectacle: A Midsummer Night's Dream @ Shakespeare Tavern

Featuring Maurice Ralston as Oberon, Jen Akin as Titania and Jeff McKerley as Bottom
Directed by Drew Reeves
$10 Preview August 5
In Performance August 6, 7, 13, 19, 22, & 28
Mischievous fairies and woodland creatures bring young lovers together in the most hilarious of ways one midsummer evening. The Tavern's cast of characters including Puck, Oberon, Titania and the beloved rustic players moved the "Atlanta Journal Constitution" to say this show is "a "Dream" come
true at the Tavern." Don't miss this "Midsummer Night's Dream." Get your tickets while you can!
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Performance days & times: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM, and Sundays at 6:30 PM.
Ticket Prices: Regular Ticket Prices: $19.50 Thursdays and Sundays; $22.50 Fridays; $24.50 on Saturdays.
Discount Ticket Options: $10 tickets for Previews; $10 student tickets available for Thursday and Sunday night performances; $15 student tickets available for Friday night performances. Senior citizens and Military receive $3 off the regular ticket price. Promotional discount offers are not valid closing weekend of a performance.
Group Discounts: Parties of 10 or more receive $3 off the regular ticket price.
Please note: All ticket prices include 7% tax. Prices are subject to change and restrictions apply to discounted tickets.
Purchase Tickets Online for most performances at www.shakespearetavern.com
Location: The New American Shakespeare Tavern is located at 499 Peachtree Street, NE, just four blocks south of The Fox Theater and directly across the street from Crawford Long Hospital.
Food and Beverage Service: The Tavern opens one hour and fifteen minutes before the performance for food and beverage service. Chef for a Night provides a British-pub-style menu for dinner. The Tavern has a beer, wine, coffee, tea, and soft drink bar that serves Bass and Guinness on tap.

Shakespeare Tavern
499 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, Georgia
(Park Opposite Tavern in Crawford Long Hospital Deck)

www.shakespearetavern.com






SAT AUG 14
FEVER @ The Mark

Saturdays, The Mark presents a revolutionary new night focusing on the musical elements of Hip-Hop & Funk. Join your hosts Jason Carter & Pablo for FEVER. Fever is a culmination of of positive energies, soul shaking funk and timeless music. Fever is the new home to the nomadic music lovers of Atlanta. Your aural tour guides this week include Cozy Shawn (MJQ), Drama (Karma) and DJ Jamad (Sol fusion) playing funk, brit pop, disco, ageless hip-hop and all the classics. Ladies free before midnight with 2-4-1 Ciroc Martinis. Take a walk on the wild side and join black, white, asian and hispanic Hip-hop lovers from everywhere this Saturday: RSVP for guest list at pablo@themarkatlanta.com and become part of te revolution.

The Mark (formerly Karma)
79a Poplar Street
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404)577-6967
www.themarkatlanta.com


SAT AUG 14
Supernatural Spectacle: The Tempest @ Shakespea
re Tavern

Featuring Artistic Director Jeff Watkins as Prospero
Directed by Laura Cole
Opens August 14
In Performance August 15, 20, 26, & 29
Journey to a mysterious island inhabited by the magician Prospero, his fantastical spirit Ariel and the creature Caliban. See what unfolds as a violent storm unites Prospero with the brother he was separated from under
questionable circumstances years ago. And what about Prospero's daughter Miranda and her feelings for a handsome, shipwrecked young stranger? Join us for the adventure!
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Performance days & times: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM, and Sundays at 6:30 PM.
Ticket Prices: Regular Ticket Prices: $19.50 Thursdays and Sundays; $22.50 Fridays; $24.50 on Saturdays.
Discount Ticket Options: $10 tickets for Previews; $10 student tickets available for Thursday and Sunday night performances; $15 student tickets available for Friday night performances. Senior citizens and Military receive $3 off the regular ticket price. Promotional discount offers are not valid closing weekend of a performance.
Group Discounts: Parties of 10 or more receive $3 off the regular ticket price.
Please note: All ticket prices include 7% tax. Prices are subject to change and restrictions apply to discounted tickets.
Purchase Tickets Online for most performances at www.shakespearetavern.com
Location: The New American Shakespeare Tavern is located at 499 Peachtree Street, NE, just four blocks south of The Fox Theater and directly across the street from Crawford Long Hospital.
Food and Beverage Service: The Tavern opens one hour and fifteen minutes before the performance for food and beverage service. Chef for a Night provides a British-pub-style menu for dinner. The Tavern has a beer, wine, coffee, tea, and soft drink bar that serves Bass and Guinness on tap.

Shakespeare Tavern
499 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, Georgia
(Park Opposite Tavern in Crawford Long Hospital Deck)

www.shakespearetavern.com







SUN AUG 15 7p
Titanic @ The Fox Theatre
Sun, August 15 7:00 PM Titanic PG-13 3 hrs. & 15 min.

2004 Coca-Cola Summer Film Festival. The time-honored tradition of the summer film festival at the Fox Theatre is an experience not to be missed! Now recognized as the Coca-Cola Film Festival, this is truly the best way to see the Fox as seen by those who came on opening day in 1929. While the orchestra and dancers are long gone, audiences can still experience the magic of the Fox's "Mighty Mo" organ and the tradition of the sing-a-long that takes place before each film. Each Film Festival features a combination of current and classic films, truly something for every movie-goer. ORGAN MUSIC/RADIO PERSONALITIES/SING-A-LONG begin about 40 minutes prior to film's scheduled start time.

BOX OFFICE AND THEATRE DOORS for the COCA-COLA FILM FESTIVAL open 1 hour and 15 minutes prior to the film's scheduled start time. Individual tickets are available for purchase at that time FOR CASH ONLY. If you want to order a series book of tickets or reserved seating for Gone With The Wind please contact Tickemaster. Series booklets are available for $60.00 and include 12 movie tickets that can be used for any of the film's except those with reserved seating.
http://foxtheatre.org/coke_series.htm

The Fox Theatre
660 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 881-2100
http://foxtheatre.org/




SUN AUG 15
American Idols Live
@ Philips Arena

Philips Arena
One CNN Center
Atlanta, GA 30303

(404) 878-3000
http://www.philipsarena.com/




SUN AUG 15
Supernatural Spectacle: The Tempest @ Shakespeare Tavern

Featuring Artistic Director Jeff Watkins as Prospero
Directed by Laura Cole
Opens August 14
In Performance August 15, 20, 26, & 29
Journey to a mysterious island inhabited by the magician Prospero, his fantastical spirit Ariel and the creature Caliban. See what unfolds as a violent storm unites Prospero with the brother he was separated from under
questionable circumstances years ago. And what about Prospero's daughter Miranda and her feelings for a handsome, shipwrecked young stranger? Join us for the adventure!
__________________________________________________________________
Performance days & times: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM, and Sundays at 6:30 PM.
Ticket Prices: Regular Ticket Prices: $19.50 Thursdays and Sundays; $22.50 Fridays; $24.50 on Saturdays.
Discount Ticket Options: $10 tickets for Previews; $10 student tickets available for Thursday and Sunday night performances; $15 student tickets available for Friday night performances. Senior citizens and Military receive $3 off the regular ticket price. Promotional discount offers are not valid closing weekend of a performance.
Group Discounts: Parties of 10 or more receive $3 off the regular ticket price.
Please note: All ticket prices include 7% tax. Prices are subject to change and restrictions apply to discounted tickets.
Purchase Tickets Online for most performances at www.shakespearetavern.com
Location: The New American Shakespeare Tavern is located at 499 Peachtree Street, NE, just four blocks south of The Fox Theater and directly across the street from Crawford Long Hospital.
Food and Beverage Service: The Tavern opens one hour and fifteen minutes before the performance for food and beverage service. Chef for a Night provides a British-pub-style menu for dinner. The Tavern has a beer, wine, coffee, tea, and soft drink bar that serves Bass and Guinness on tap.

Shakespeare Tavern
499 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, Georgia
(Park Opposite Tavern in Crawford Long Hospital Deck)

www.shakespearetavern.com




MON AUG 16
Susan Voelker Yoga Workshop part 2 @ Eyedrum
Yoga instructor Susan Voelker and musician Glenn Weinstein of the Abuwan Ethnoclectic will lead a 2 part workshop focusing on yoga for awakening creativity and meditative music therapy. The class will feature warmup and yoga practice with a concentration on opening up creative blocks through the energy of the body and the breath. Following the practice, will be a journey into the healing power of sound led by musician Glenn Weinstein. Bring your yoga mat or a towel! RSVP: suzmarie33@hotmail.com or Contact Glenn via email at abuwan@operamail.com

Eyedrum
290 MLK Jr. Ave, Suite 8
Atlanta, GA 30303
404.522.0655
http://www.eyedrum.org/




MON AUG 16 8p
Bobby Jones @ The Fox Theatre
Mon, August 16 8:00 PM Bobby Jones-Stroke of Genius PG 2 hrs.

2004 Coca-Cola Summer Film Festival. The time-honored tradition of the summer film festival at the Fox Theatre is an experience not to be missed! Now recognized as the Coca-Cola Film Festival, this is truly the best way to see the Fox as seen by those who came on opening day in 1929. While the orchestra and dancers are long gone, audiences can still experience the magic of the Fox's "Mighty Mo" organ and the tradition of the sing-a-long that takes place before each film. Each Film Festival features a combination of current and classic films, truly something for every movie-goer. ORGAN MUSIC/RADIO PERSONALITIES/SING-A-LONG begin about 40 minutes prior to film's scheduled start time.

BOX OFFICE AND THEATRE DOORS for the COCA-COLA FILM FESTIVAL open 1 hour and 15 minutes prior to the film's scheduled start time. Individual tickets are available for purchase at that time FOR CASH ONLY. If you want to order a series book of tickets or reserved seating for Gone With The Wind please contact Tickemaster. Series booklets are available for $60.00 and include 12 movie tickets that can be used for any of the film's except those with reserved seating.
http://foxtheatre.org/coke_series.htm

The Fox Theatre
660 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 881-2100
http://foxtheatre.org/





 
TUE AUG 17
Movdavi Chilean Wine Dinner @ Agave 7p

$50.00 per person plus tax & gratuity...to make reservations call 404-588-0006
Menu:
On Arrival
Sashimi Tuna Tartar with a Poblano Wasabi
2003 Caliterra Sauvignon Blanc
Appetizer
A Spanish Caesar Salad topped with marinated anchovies, red peppers & cayenne parmesan artichokes
2001 Errazuriz Wild Ferment Chardonnay
Entrée
Herb & Chile rubbed petite Filet Mignon marinated in a Mexican Tarragon Black Bean Ancho Sauce accompanied by Jumbo Fresh Gulf Shrimp over Stilton Grits and honey & cider collards
1999 Arboleda Reserva Syrah
Dessert
A homemade Caramel Cheesecake on a Graham Crust over a dulce de leche cream with Belgian Chocolate dipped Strawberries
2000 Errazuriz Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc
 

Agav

242 Blvd, SE
Atlanta, GA
404.588.0006ƒ
http://www.agaverestaurant.com/