Upcoming August Events in Atlanta

As always in Atlanta is so much going on and this month is not different! Let’s enjoy the nice weather, check it out!


Como sempre em Atlanta tem sempre um monte de coisas acontecendo e nesse mês não é diferente! Vamos aproveitar o tempo bom e sair, confira!

August 1st – 4th – Marietta International Film Festival

Cobb International Film Festival (formerly Marietta International Film Festival) screens dozens of films at Earl Smith Strand Theatre.


O Cobb International Film Festival (antes Marietta International Film Festival) exibe vários de filmes no Earl Smith Strand Theatre.

August 1st – September 2nd – Cocktails in the Garden

Atlanta Botanical Garden invites you to explore the garden each week as you stroll with a cocktail, hear live music, and play games. Member tickets are free and non-member tickets are $21.95.


O Atlanta Botanical Garden convida você toda quinta para explorar o jardim com um drink, ouvir música ao vivo e jogar jogos. Membros entram de graça e não-membros pagam $21.95.

August 2nd – Sips Under the Sea

Adults can wander Georgia Aquarium enjoying DJ music, finger food, and cocktails from the full service bars for age 21+. Buy tickets online because none will be sold at the door. General admission ticket is $39.95 and VIP ticket is $39.95.


Pessoas maiores de 21 anos podem visitar o Georgia Aquarium desfrutando de música, petiscos e coquetéis. Compre o seu ticket online porque não terá na porta. General admission é $39.95 e o VIP ticket é $39.95.

August 2nd – September 27th – City Green Live

Bring a blanket or lawn chair, food and drinks (except alcohol, which is sold onsite), and money for food trucks to City Green Live for free concerts on select Fridays.


Traga seu cobertor ou cadeiras, comida e bebida (menos alcool, que será vendido lá) e dinheiro para comer nos food trucks no City Green Live para shows de graça em algumas sexta-feiras.

August 3rd – Global Cooking & Wine Pairing Series: Summer in Santorini

Begin with wine and appetizers, help the chef prepare souvlaki with quinoa and hummus, and then dine with wine and dessert during the $80 Global Cooking & Wine Pairing Series: Summer in Santorini at Vino Venue in Dunwoody.


Comece com vinhos e aperitivos, depois ajude o chef a preparar souvlaki com quinoa e hummus e, em seguida, jante com mais vinho e depois sobremesa durante a World Cooking & Wine Pairing Series: Summer in Santorini no Vino Venue em Dunwoody e custa $80.

August 9th – 11th – Dirty South Yoga Fest

This yoga festival features “a diverse sampling of instructors for a weekend of yoga classes, workshops, community, and festivities” on Friday evening at Monday Night Garage, and Saturday & Sunday at Loudermilk Conference Center.


Este festival de ioga apresenta “uma amostragem diversificada de instrutores para um fim de semana de aulas de yoga, workshops, comunidade e festividades”, na sexta-feira à noite no Monday Night Garage e no sábado e no domingo no Loudermilk Conference Centre.

August 9th – September 6th – Georgia Movies in the Park

Movies in the Park features over a dozen free family outdoor movie events shown at kid-friendly start times in unique and historical locations in North Georgia including Alpharetta, Canton, Cumming, Dawsonville, Lake Lanier and Woodstock.


Movies in the Park apresenta vários filmes de graça ao ar livre para toda a família em lugares históricos na North Georgia como Alpharetta, Canton, Cumming, Dawsonville, Lake Lanier e Woodstock.

August 10th – Atlanta Summer Wine Festival

Offering 50 wines to taste with live music and a DJ at City Winery for age 21+. Your ticket price includes a souvenir acrylic wine glass, entertainment, and all of your wine, cider, & beer samples. Food will cost extra. Tickets are $45.


Com mais de 50 vinhos para provar e com música ao vivo e DJ no City Winery para maiores de 21 anos. O seu ticket inclui uma taça de vinho, música e todo vinho, cidra e cerveja. Comida é comprada à parte. Tickets são $45.

August 10th – Pub Crawl on the BeltLine

A ticket to the pub crawl includes five drinks at your choice of venues plus food discounts. Tickets are $38.


O ticket para o pub crawl inclui cinco drinks mais desconto nas comidas. Os tickets são $38.

August 10th – Decatur BBQ, Blues & Bluegrass Festival 

This festival offers 7 hours of blues and bluegrass music, a kids’ area, beer, and barbecue at Harmony Park in Oakhurst. Tickets are $15 and children age 12 and younger are free.


Esse festival oferece 7 horas de música blue e bluegrass, atividades para crianças, cerveja e BBQ no Harmony Park em Oakhurst. Os tickets custam $15 e crianças abaixo de 12 anos são de graça.

August 10th – 11th – Atlanta Reggae in the Park 

Reggae in the park is a “celebration of Afro-Caribbean culture and music with live performances, artists, DJs, amazing food vendors, and a market” in Piedmont Park. Free.


Reggae in the park é uma celebração da cultura Afro-Caribbean com música ao vido, artistas, DJs, vendedores de comida e market no Piedmont Park.

August 15th – Alive in Roswell

Festival with live bands, food trucks, craft beer, vendors, kids’ games, entertainment, and socializing in three locations connected by a free trolley (on Canton Street, in Roswell Square, and behind city hall). Free.


Festival com música ao vivo, food trucks, cervejas artesanais, atividades para crianças e entretenimento em três locais conectado por um free trolley (no Canton Street, in Roswell Square, and behind city hall). Entrada grátis.

August 16th – Jazz Matters

Hear great jazz once a month this summer during Jazz Matters at The Wren’s Nest. You are welcome to bring blankets, chairs, food, and beverages. Tickets starting at $25.


Venha escutar um jazz incrível uma vez por mês durante o verão no Jazz Matters no The Wren’s Nest. Você pode trazer cobertores, cadeiras, comida e bebidas. Os tickets custam a partir de $25.

August 17th – Taste of Johns Creek

Buy $1 to $4 food samples from 20 restaurants, shop for art, hear live music, and visit the kids’ zone at Chattahoochee High School. Free.


Compre samples de comida de $1 a $4 de 20 restaurantes diferentes, obras de arte, escute a música ao vido e atividades para crianças no Chattahoochee High School. Entrada grátis.

August 17th – 18th – Piedmont Park Arts Festival

The festival features 250 painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metalworkers, glass blowers, and jewelers. It has artist demonstrations, live acoustic music, a children’s play area, and food vendors at Piedmont Park. Free.

August 18th – Give Me Five

The $275 charity event includes a cocktail reception, “an exclusive and tantalizing five-course dinner with wine perfectly paired by five of Georgia’s best sommeliers,” and a live auction at 103 W. Paces Ferry Road NW for age 21+.


Este evento de caridade custa $275 e inclui coquetel e “um exclusivo e tentador jantar de cinco pratos com harmonização de vinho pelos cinco dos melhores sommeliers da Geórgia”, e um leilão ao vivo na 103 W. Paces Ferry Road NW, evento para maiores de 21 anos.

August 24th – German Bierfest

Celebrate German music, beer, and food (bratwurst, käsepätzle, pretzels, sauerkraut, schnitzel) at the family-friendly German Bierfest at Woodruff Park. Tickets start at $35.


Comemore a Alemanha com muita música, cerveja e comida alemã (bratwurst, käsepätzle, pretzels, sauerkraut, schnitzel) no German Bierfest no Woodruff Park. Os tickets custam a partir de $35.

August 24th – ATL Wine + Spirits Fest

Drink wine, beer, and spirits grouped by regions of the world at ATL Wine + Spirits Fest, with food for sale and live music on the promenade at Piedmont Park. Tickets are $50.


Beba vinho, cerveja e drinks agrupados por regiões do mundo no ATL Wine + Spirits Fest, com comida à venda e música ao vivo no Piedmont Park. Os ingressos custam $50.

August 24th – 25th – Grant Park Summer Shade Festival 

The festival features two music stages, food vendors, an artist market, a Saturday 5K run, and a kids’ zone at Grant Park. No pets. Free.


O festival apresenta dois palcos de música, food trucks, artistas, uma corrida de 5K no sábado e uma área infantil no Grant Park. Não é permitido nenhum animal de estimação. Entrada grátis.

August 25th – Festival Peachtree Latino

The festival offers music, dancing, arts & crafts, vendors, ethnic foods, and a kids’ zone at Piedmont Park. Free.


O festival oferece música, dança, artes e artesanato, vendedores, comidas étnicas e uma zona infantil no Piedmont Park. Entrada grátis.

August 25th – Southern Wing Showdown

Taste wings from 25 restaurants, hear local music, and enjoy a cash bar at The Fairmont. Tickets are $55-$65 and children age 10 and younger are free.


Prove as asinhas de frango de 25 restaurantes, ouça música local e desfrute do bar no The Fairmont. Os ingressos custam entre $55 e $65 e as crianças menores de 10 anos entram de grátis.

August 25th – Free Entrance Days in the National Parks

Entry is free at Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area during Free Entrance Days in the National Parks.


Entrada gratuita no Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area durante o Free Entrance Days no National Parks.

August 29th – September 2nd – Dragon Con

Dragon Con is a giant popular-culture convention for science fiction, fantasy, gaming, art, comics, music, and film, with panels, contests, vendors, and a banquet in five downtown hotels, plus a Dragon Con Parade down Peachtree Street on Saturday at 10 a.m.


Dragon Con é uma convenção gigante de cultura popular de ficção científica, fantasia, jogos, arte, quadrinhos, música e cinema, com palestras, concursos e vendedores em cinco hotéis em downtown, além da Dragon Con Parade na Peachtree Street no sábado às 10 horas

August 30th – September 1st – Hot Air Balloon Festival 

The festival offers live music at 7 p.m., a balloon glow at dusk Fri. & Sun., fireworks Saturday, tethered rides weekend mornings & evenings, and a classic car show Saturday at Callaway Gardens.


O festival oferece musica ao vido a partir das 7h da noite, fogos de artifícios no sábado e show de caros clássicos no sábado no Callaway Gardens.

August 31th – September 2nd – Marietta Art in the Park

It features fine art, chalk art, jazz, food trucks, and a children’s “interactive art area” in Marietta Square. Free admission.


O festival apresenta obras de arte, arte de giz, jazz, food trucks e uma “área de arte interativa” infantil na Marietta Square. Entrada grátis.

August 31th – September 2nd – Fireworks at the Mountain

Labor Day Weekend celebrates everyday working heroes with a laser show and fireworks for three nights at 9:30 p.m. at Stone Mountain Park.


Labor Day Weekend celebra os heróis do trabalho todos os dias com shows de laser e fogos de artifício por três noites às 21h30 no Stone Mountain Park.

Which one you are more excited to go? Tell me in the comments!

Qual dos eventos você está mais animado? Me conta nos comentários!

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