Happy almost Valentine’s Day! There’s a lot going on around Atlanta this weekend, but if you’re looking for something romantic, sexy, flirtatious, appropriate for your “It’s Complicated,” check out these Valentine’s Day ideas.
And if you’re looking for a deeper list of live music going on this weekend, here’s the Atlanta Music Scene blog.
And if you’re just looking for things fun, funny, loud, relaxing, outside, inside, artsy, jazzy, try the list below.
As always, please share your suggestions for weekend events in the comments! — Jamie G.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12
Art: Castleberry Hill Art Stroll, 7-10 p.m., Castleberry Hill neighborhood galleries, Atlanta. FREE.
Film: “Pink Floyd The Wall” shows for the Movie Mania series, 7:30 p.m., White Hall Room 205, Atlanta. FREE.
Jazz: Emory’s Annual Jazz Fest features bassist John Clayton with Gary Motley, 8-10 p.m., Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, Atlanta. CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER.
Music: Founders Day concert with Lalah Hathaway, 8 p.m., Morehouse College King Chapel, Atlanta.
For families: Big Apple Circus opens, 6:30 p.m., Stone Mountain Park, Stone Mountain.
Sports: Gwinnett Gladiators vs. Charlotte Checkers, 7:30 p.m., Gwinnett Arena, Duluth.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 13
Dance: gloATL performs “Bloom,” 4 p.m., Lenox Square, Atlanta. FREE.
Festival: Mardi Gras Throwdown 5K and music with Kevn Kinney of Drivin n’ Cryin, 10 a.m. 5 K, 2 p.m. festival, Front Page News, Atlanta.
For kids: “Cyberchase” exhibition opens, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Imagine It! The Children’s Museum of Atlanta, Atlanta.
Motocross: Nuclear Cowboyz, 7 p.m., Georgia Dome, Atlanta.
Music: Violinist Joshua Bell and pianist Jeremy Denk perform, 8:15 p.m., Spivey Hall, Morrow.
Sports: Atlanta Braves Caravan Play Day, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Gwinnett Braves Stadium, Lawrenceville. FREE.
Sports: Gwinnett Gladiators vs. Charlotte Checkers, 7 p.m., Gwinnett Arena, Duluth.
Stage: “Black Man-o-Logues” opens, noon, 4 p.m., 6 p.m., 14th Street Playhouse, Atlanta.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 14
Comedy: Comedian Emo Philips performs, 7 p.m., Laughing Skull Lounge, Atlanta.
For kids: Synchronicity Theatre’s “Free To Be…You And Me” continues, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m., 7 Stages, Atlanta.
Music: Georgia State University Orchestra plays its Valentine’s Day Celebration show, 3 p.m., Rialto Center for the Arts, Atlanta. FREE.
Outdoors: Atlanta Audubon Society bird walk, 8 a.m.-noon, Cochran Shoals Unit along Chattahoochee Nature Center, Marietta. FREE.
Poetry: Joyce Littel presents “Passion & Poetry: Sweet Seduction,” 7 p.m., Center Stage, Atlanta.
Sports: Gwinnett Gladiators vs. Florida Everblades, 4 p.m., Gwinnett Arena, Duluth.
Stage: “Mamma Mia!” ends, 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m., Fox Theatre, Atlanta.
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