With the cool weather settling in and pumpkin-spiced everything, Atlanta gets to enjoy great music performances, food and drink festivals and exciting college and pro sports games. Check out our list of this next week’s upcoming events that you won’t want to miss:
- Wednesday, October 21: NBA Preseason: Atlanta Hawks vs. Memphis Grizzlies
Wednesday night promises for an exciting game between our 4-1 Atlanta Hawks and the 5-0 Memphis Grizzlies. Come join the crowd and cheer for your home team this Wednesday evening at the Philips Arena!
- Saturday, October 24: Buckhead Oysterfest
Before you start the evening’s activities, indulge yourself at Buckhead Oysterfest with sponsors Meehan’s and Budweiser. Starting at noon, they’ll be shucking all day with live music as well. Raw or smoked, they’ve got you covered with an ice cold Bud or Bud Light to wash it down. All proceeds from this event go to benefit Chive Charities.
- Saturday, October 24: Taylor Swift, Vance Joy & Shawn Mendes
Taylor Swift will be taking over the Dome this Saturday in what’s sure to be a memorable performance in her 1989 World Tour! Since announcing the tour dates, this has been one of the most anticipated musical events of the year for Atlanta. Tay Tay is always sure to bring a VIP guest and we’re excited to see who it is. Past guests include Usher, Justin Bieber, Carly Simon and Jennifer Lopez. With the number of A-list celebs here in Atlanta currently filming, we can only imagine who it’s going to be. Tickets are still available and don’t forget your parking pass!
- Saturday, October 24: The Comedy Get Down Tour
If you’re looking for some quality laughs this weekend, then you’re in luck as the Kings of Comedy are visiting Philips Arena this weekend on their Comedy Get Down Tour. This lineup includes Cedric the Entertainer, Charlie Murphy, George Lopez, D.L. Hughley and Eddie Griffin.
What plans do you have for this weekend? Let us know in the comments!