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Weekend to do list: March 26-28


The Peking Acrobats will be stacking and balancing at the Ferst Center for the Arts in Atlanta this weekend.

For this bright, beautiful spring weekend, check out this mix of indoor, outdoor, on-the-ground and balancing-up-high activities. Looking for live music picks? Check out the Atlanta Music Scene blog, and if you’ve got more weekend suggestions, feel free to share them in the comments, or in the calendar!


Comedy: The Atlanta Comedy Festival opens, 8-10 p.m., Apache Cafe, Atlanta.

Dance: Atlanta Ballet performs Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons,” 8 p.m., Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, Atlanta.

Festival: Women of Color Arts and Film Festival continues through March 27, Auburn Avenue Research Library, Atlanta. FREE.

For families: “Planet Shark” continues, 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Georgia Aquarium, Atlanta.

Movies:Juno” screening and discussion for Movie Mania, 7:30 p.m., Emory University’s White Hall, Atlanta. FREE.

Opera: Clayton State University Opera presents “Eve and her Daughters: Opera and Women of the Bible,” 7:30 p.m., Spivey Hall, Morrow.

Sports: Beatdowns in the Ballroom mixed martial arts event, 7 p.m., Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta.

Stage: “The Sunset Limited” continues, 7:30 p.m., The Balzer Theatre at Herren’s, Atlanta.


Fitness: Atlanta Women’s 5K, 8 a.m., Candler Park, Atlanta.

For families: Family nature hike, 10 a.m., Dunwoody Nature Center, Dunwoody.

For singles: Singles Speed bike ride, 4-8 p.m., starts at MARTA Midtown station, Atlanta. FREE.

Improv: Dad’s Garage BaconFest, 2-8 p.m., Dad’s Garage Theatre, Atlanta.

Movies: Campus MovieFest Southern Regional Grand Finale, 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Tabernacle, Atlanta.

Music: Wynton Marsalis and The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra perform, 8 p.m., Atlanta Symphony Hall, Atlanta.

Sports: Florida Everblades vs. Gwinnett Gladiators, 7 p.m., Gwinnett Arena, Duluth.

Stage: The Peking Acrobats perform, 8 p.m., Ferst Center for the Art, Atlanta.


Comedy: Chelsea Handler performs “Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang,” 5 p.m., Fox Theatre, Atlanta.

Festival: Pamjoa Penda arts and music festival, 2 p.m., Park Tavern, Atlanta.

For kids: “Eat A Georgia Rainbow,” 2 p.m., Imagine It! The Children’s Museum of Atlanta, Atlanta.

Outdoors: Early Spring Wildflower Hike, 2 p.m., Sweetwater Creek State Park, Lithia Springs.

Sports: Atlanta Hawks vs. Indiana Pacers, 1:30 p.m., Philips Arena, Atlanta.

Sports: Gwinnett Gladiators vs. Florida Everblades, 4 p.m., Gwinnett Arena, Duluth.

Stage: “Menopause, the Musical” continues, 7:30 p.m., Gwinnett Performing Arts Center, Duluth.

Stage: The Last Cargo Cult” one-man show continues, 2:30 p.m., Alliance Theatre, Atlanta.

Have an event, venue, restaurant or performance in and around Atlanta? Add it to the calendar.

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9 comments Add your comment

joe public

March 27th, 2010
11:22 pm

Please send all ICE and immigration officials to Salsa Fest Sunday! They’ll have a great time!

Carlos Sanchez

March 26th, 2010
7:47 pm

Salsafest at Turner Field on Sunday!!! 2-6 PM

Pathetic article

March 26th, 2010
6:51 pm

I am with you palmer. You get to click the link with the pic of Jimi and then you don’t give any details about the “Experience Hendrix” event at Fox on Sat night. Typical bait and switch, to get clicks on a crap article.

palmer fralick

March 26th, 2010
6:15 pm

I see a pic of Hendrtix? where? what?


March 26th, 2010
5:43 pm

Wow, what a boring bunch of garbage on the “to do” list. Atlanta is great for the sedentary person who wants to sit, shop, eat, and watch. No wonder it’s the fat capital of the Country.

AGMC Member

March 26th, 2010
5:18 pm

GREAT WEEKEND OPTION: Come and see the Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus “The Road Leads Back” at Virginia Highlands Church – 3/26 @ 8 PM, 3/27 @ 2 & 8 PM. Get your tickets online:


March 26th, 2010
10:57 am

Any way we can get the link back on the front page? Thanks for all the hard work!

The Truth

March 25th, 2010
10:23 pm

king of first

March 25th, 2010
9:11 pm