Summer Festivals in Atlanta

2013 Summer Festival Guide Summer. Days are longer, nights are warmer, families are closer and drinks are colder; just a few of the finer things that always happen for those 3-4 cherished months we wait all year for. Memorial weekend, America's Independence Day and Labor Day await us, as BBQ's with friends and families and late summer night parties call to us in a Gatsby-like fashion. Here in Atlanta, there will be no shortage of excitement or lack of things-to-do.

June Possibly the month with the best weather throughout the year, June has a rich supply of summertime festivals and activities. * Atlanta Summer Beer Fest * East Point Possums Show * Modern Atlanta Design is Human Festival * Virginia Highland Summerfest * Red Stripe MidSummer Music Festival 2013 * Salsa fest Atlanta July Celebrate this nation's independence in style. Choose from any of these below to revel in America's freedom. * 4th of July at Lenox Square * 4th of July at Centennial Olympic Park * Salute the Red, White and Blue Hometown 4th of July Celebration * Fantastic Fourth Celebration at Stone Mountain Park * Asian Cultural Experience * Atlanta Ice Cream Festival * Downtown Restaurant Week * National Black Arts Festival * Peach Tree Road Race August Easily the hottest month of the year, cool down with any of these favored activities. * Decatur BBQ, Blues & Bluegrass Festival * Festival Peachtree Latino * Grant Park Shade Festival September Schools reopen, the air gets cooler and in just a few short days, fall will be upon us. Why not end the summer season with a bang? * Atlanta Arts Festival * Atlanta Underground Film Festival * Dragon Con * Midtown Restaurant Week * Yellow Daisy Arts Festival * ONE MusicFest * Epic Outdoor Game Fair * Fiesta Georgia Atlanta is king when it comes to all things entertainment, food and adventure.

So, pull out your flip flops, pack your picnic basket, grab a cooler and surround yourself with the people you care about most and enjoy these sweet summer breezes, warm summer days and wild summer nights. For more information about the author, Denielle D'Ambrosio, please visit my Google+ profile page.