Fresh roasted oysters in abundance with bottles of Budweiser beer and a lineup of local bands makes for the perfect fundraiser for The Giving Kitchen. The event runs Saturday, February 23 and Sunday, February 24 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale now starting at $15. steamhouselounge.com.
Noted as one of the largest celebration of African-American History Month in the country, the Black History Month Parade is an unforgettable celebration of Atlanta’s rich history. The parade begins Saturday at 1 p.m at Hurt Park and concludes at Centennial Olympic Park Drive and Baker Street. This is a great event that kids will love, featuring
Fall in love with one of the most touching romantic stories, Beauty and the Beast. With the help of Atlanta Ballet 2, this one hour ballet is perfect for children 12 years old and younger. The show provides the wonderful introduction to the world of ballet. The performance begins at 7 p.m. on Thursday, February
Did you forget about getting your boo a memorable gift for Valentine’s Day? Shower her with flowers at the 70th Annual Atlanta Camellia Show at Atlanta Botanical Garden. The event runs from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and tickets are free with Garden Admission. atlantabg.org/
Do Cupid a solid and run (or walk/skip/schmooze) in his honor at Atlanta’s Cupid Undie Run. Your registration fee of $40 ($45 after February 11) goes toward finding a cure for neurofibromatosis (NF), a genetic tumor disorder. This party/run hybrid takes place at Big Sky Buckhead from 12-4 p.m. Visit the site to register. cupids.org/city/atlanta
Whale you be mine? Make that Valentine’s Day spirit last by attending Georgia Aquarium’s Sips Under the Sea recurring event. This unique cocktail party is for the over 21 crowd and features delicious food, five full-service bars, a live DJ and of course, the amazing sea life! The party runs from 7 – 10 p.m.
Whether you like your oysters raw, steamed or fried, you will find your hankering at this wildly popular Oysterfest! Purchase your tickets early as this event has sold out in past years. The event is 21 and up with parking at Park Tavern and surrounding streets. Doors open at 1 p.m. and tickets start at
Mardi Gras allows you to indulge in everything you’ve been missing from your New Year’s resolutions — and there’s no better way to celebrate than at the Midtown Mardi Gras Block Party! Ticket holders will get to celebrate at over 20 Midtown Entertainment District bars and restaurants, including Tiki Tango, The Nook, Einstein’s and more starting
The “ceremony” starts at 7 p.m. and all the “guests” are future brides and grooms looking to meet and make connections with Atlanta wedding vendors. Door open at 6:30 p.m. and the event starts at 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 7. The $25 admission ticket includes light bites, a signature drink, swag bag and the
What has become one of the city’s biggest, most celebrated film festivals spans almost the entire month of February. Many films entered for the 2019 festival — from harrowing documentaries to hilarious comedies. Movies will be screening at venues throughout the city. The easiest way to map out your AJFF experience is to go online and