Sports: Catch televised matches from the World Cup in South Africa at the Brewhouse in Little Five Points, one of Atlanta’s most soccer-mad watering holes. Check out our list of more local World Cup events.
Music: Get ready for some country music, as Tracy Lawrence takes the stage at 8 p.m. at Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre, Mableton.
Music: R&B master Maxwell plays two nights, with Erykah Badu opening June 11 and Jill Scott starting the June 12 show. 7 p.m. at Philips Arena, Atlanta.
Music: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame guitarist Jeff Beck rocks Atlanta’s Chastain Park Amphitheatre at 8 p.m.
For kids: Play along with some pre-school favorites at “Nickelodeon Presents Storytime Live!” June 11-13 at the Fox Theatre, Atlanta.
Stage: Georgia Shakespeare Festival gets tuneful with “Shrew: The Musical,” in repertory June 11 through Aug. 8 at Conant Performing Arts Center at Oglethorpe University, Atlanta.
Festival: The third annual Art-B-Que has an artists market, lots of live music and barbecue. Through June 13. Downtown Avondale Estates.
Stage: Avi Hoffman’s “Still Jewish After All These Years: A Life in the Theatre” comes to the Center Theatre at the Marcus Jewish Community Center in Atlanta. 8:30 p.m. June 12; 2 and 6 p.m. June 13.
Art: “LATinGA: Contemporary Latin Artists in Georgia” celebrates Latin culture in art. At the Spruill Center Gallery in Dunwoody through June 17.
Music: There’s more than 40 years of history behind the country-rock of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. 9:30 p.m. at Wild Bill’s, Duluth.
Music: Distant Relatives, featuring Nas and Damian Marley, celebrates the joyous African rhythms that fill the duo’s recent debut album at 9 p.m. at the Tabernacle, Atlanta.
For kids: Mister Greggy’s Silly Circus Show and Movie. This week’s movie: “Hey There, It’s Yogi Bear.” 2:30 p.m. The $7 admission includes a live comedy show, movie and balloons. Plaza Theatre, Atlanta.
Stage: Synchronicity Theatre’s Playmaking for Girls Summer Performance is at 6 p.m. Synchronicity at 7 Stages, Atlanta.
Outdoors: A natural oasis just a short ride from Atlanta is home to the Sweetwater Creek Summer Festival. Runs through June 13. $5 parking fee. Sweetwater Creek State Park, Lithia Springs.
Festival: Reynoldstown Wheelbarrow Festival. 11 a.m. Free. Lang Carson Center, Atlanta.
Movies: Duluth’s Flicks on the Bricks screens “Back to the Future.” 7 p.m. Free. Duluth Festival Center and Amphitheater, Duluth.
Music: Mindy Smith plays as part of the Unplugged in the Park series. 7 p.m. Free. Park Tavern, Atlanta.
Music: Dance to the music of KC and the Sunshine Band and MC Hammer at 8 p.m. at Chastain Park Amphitheater. Atlanta.
For families: “Geckos: Tails to Toepads” noon-5 p.m. at Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta. Exhibition continues through Sept. 6.
History: The theme of this Twilight Tour At Historic Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta is “Art and Architecture of Death” 6:30-7:30 p.m.