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 AccessAtlanta.com calendar!
FRIDAY MARCH 26
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.
SATURDAY MARCH 27
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.
SUNDAY MARCH 28
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.
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