Visual arts: The 18th annual Folk Fest brings work from more than 100 galleries from across the country to the North Atlanta Trade Center in Norcross. Take a look at our guide to some of the things you’ll find at Folk Fest.
Music: Anthony Hamilton, Mint Condition, DJ Jazzy Jeff and Doug E Fresh join the soulful Jill Scott for a two-night stand Aug. 19 and 20 at Chastain Park Amphitheatre dubbed the Jill Scott Summer Block Party. See our interview with the singer.
Stage: In the days of Jim Crow laws, the Green Book let black tourists know where it was safe to stay. In the new drama “The Green Book,” a black military officer, his wife and a Holocaust survivor meet in one of those tourist homes in 1953. The Theatrical Outfit production continues at the Balzer Theatre at Herren’s in downtown Atlanta through Sept. 11. Check out our preview of