Things to do in Atlanta July 31st - August 3rd

Looking for things to do in Atlanta this weekend? Consider this your go-to guide for wining, dining and celebrating your way through one of the greatest cities in the south. Back-to-school means back-to-work for many, but for all, it marks the definitive end of summer. There isn't much time left to enjoy the warmer weather and longer days, so you better make the best of it. This weekend in Atlanta there is more than enough to choose from, with enough beer-related activities to bring you back to your college days (or remind you of why you are currently in college.) Thursday, July 31 Rhythm & Brews: The Bitteroots . The happy hour concert series, Rhythm & Brews continues on Thursday, July 31 with The Bitteroots. The open-air concerts are held May through August on the last Thursday of each month at The Sandy Springs Society Entertainment Lawn at Heritage Green, 6110 Bluestone Road, Sandy Springs. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. with the concerts from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Beer, wine, and drinks are available for purchase.

Food will be available from Breadwinner Cafe and Bakery. Sasheer Zamata at Laughing Skull Lounge . Come see Sasheer Zamata at Laughing Skull Lounge this Thursday, July 31 - Sunday, August 3. Currently seen as a featured player on "Saturday Night Live, Zamata also created the critically acclaimed web series "Pursuit of Sexiness." After graduating from the University of Virginia with a degree in drama, she moved to New York and began performing improv and sketch at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre. Parsons Alley Farmers Market . Come and enjoy locally grown produce and homemade products at Parsons Alley Farmers Market in Duluth! Parsons Alley Farmers Market will take place every Thursday from June-September. It is located at next to New Dawn Theater and behind Best of Brews. Cocktails in the Garden ! Weekly "social irrigation" evening with cash bars, chef demos and opportunity to explore "Imaginary Worlds: A New Kingdom of Plant Giants" living sculpture exhibition at night. Thirsty Thursday !

Every Thursday is Thirsty Thursday in Downtown Duluth. Shop. Eat. Play in Duluth Friday, August 1 UYE: Let's Get STEAM-ed Up Series - Dream Cars Exhibit . STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. It's a combination of science and math with visual and performing arts. It makes sense, art played a critical role in the scientific successes of John James Audubon, M.C. Esher, and even Leonardo DaVinci. Art and science goes hand in hand. Gwinnett Center International Film Festival . The second annual international film festival will offer additional categories, including: family films, and music videos. Additionally, there will be more dedicated networking events, workshops and panel discussions throughout the festival. Jazz on the Lawn 2014 . Renowned first for the hard bop approach of his trumpet, Gransden's singing voice has been compared to that of Chet Baker and Frank Sinatra. Joe was on the road as a sideman with the big bands of Tommy Dorsey and Glenn Miller. A number of A.F.M. contracted sideman gigs include Barry White, The Moody Blues, Kenny Rogers, The Temptations, Aretha Franklin, and The Whispers. At 38 years old, Joe Gransden has already performed worldwide and released eight CDs under his own name. Couples Game and Paint Night .

Every Friday of each month, come enjoy wine (BYOB), music entertainment, share good company, and take your relationship to the next level. Couples come together to enjoy a night of fun painting and "getting-to-know-you" game to complete the bond. We also do not discriminate between couples so bring a friend, spouse or any significant other. Friday Night Magic at Jerry Farber's . Internationally ranked magician and illusionist Joe M. Turner tops the bill at Friday Night Magic at Jerry Farber's. Turner is three-time magician of the year, has appeared on CNN, Good Morning America, Nightline, at Hollywood's famous Magic Castle and more.