Georgia Weekend Guide: Best Things to Do August 4-August 6, 2023!

This weekend, from August 4th through August 6th, the state of Georgia is hosting a range of exciting events, including a bluegrass and barbeque festival, a film festival, a 5K run, a grass roots festival, an Italian festival, a wine festival, a lowrider car show, an Atlanta Dream basketball game, and a live John Oliver performance.

Dillard Bluegrass and Barbeque Festival, Dillard,GA

August 4, 2023 at 9:00am
Gather your friends and family for a full day of Bluegrass music and Barbeque at the Dillard City Hall Fairgrounds. Enjoy live performances by Doug Flowers Band, Shoal Creek, Willie Wells and the Blue Ridge Mountain Grass, and the John Duncan Band. Also, partake in a variety of kids activities, cooking classes, food vendors, and arts and crafts.

Monster Jam, Savannah,GA

August 4, 2023 at 7:00pm
See the biggest stars in Monster Jam compete in an intense event at Enmarket Arena. Witness amazing stunts and crazy action as drivers show off their skills behind the wheel of their massive trucks. Enjoy an evening of thrilling competition and get ready to cheer for your favorite drivers.

Cobb International Film Festival, Marietta,GA

August 4, 2023 at 10:00am
The Cobb International Film Festival is coming to the Earl Smith Strand Theatre. Attendees can experience a variety of cinematic works from different corners of the world and have the chance to participate in the meaningful dialogue around the art of filmmaking. It is an event that promises to celebrate the diversity of the international film industry and bring Marietta together through cinema.

Rocketshot 5K, Roswell,GA

August 5, 2023 at 7:30am
Centennial High School in Roswell, Georgia will be hosting a 5K road race in memory of Jamie McHenry. Get ready to get moving with live music along the race route, and know that you're making an impact with proceeds benefitting youth athletic scholarships, character awards, and school improvements. Don't miss out on this fun community event!

Grass Roots Festival, Sautee Nacoochee,GA

August 5, 2023 at 11:00am
The Sautee Nacoochee Cultural Center invites everyone to the Grass Roots Festival on August 5th, 2023. Featuring a lineup including Sol Driven Train, Big Something, Steve Welsch and more, the festival promises to be a musical event you'll never forget. Enjoy food, drinks, activities, and live music all day long at the outdoor stage and lawn of the Sautee Nacoochee Cultural Center!

The Italian Festival of North Georgia, Canton,GA

August 5, 2023 at 12:00pm
The Italian Festival of North Georgia is coming to the Etowah River Park this Summer. Enjoy classic Italian dishes from local vendors, admire the classic car show, and participate in the bocce tournament! Live music and entertainment for adults and children will also be available, so bring a lawn chair and plan to spend the day.

Alpharetta Summer Wine Festival, Alpharetta,GA

August 5, 2023 at 1:00pm
Come explore the wide variety of wines and brews at The Hotel at Avalon for the Alpharetta Summer Wine Festival! Enjoy tastings of over 50 wines and a selection of beers, as well as live music and DJ sets. Delicious food will be available so you can make a day of it! Don't miss out on this premier event in Alpharetta, GA.

John Oliver Live, Atlanta,GA

August 6, 2023 at 7:30pm
John Oliver is bringing the laughs to the Fox Theatre Atlanta! Join him for an unforgettable night of comedy and entertainment. Don't miss your chance to see one of the most popular stand-up comedians in the world in person. The show starts at 7:30pm at the Fox Theatre Atlanta, 660 Peachtree St NE.

Atlanta Lowrider Supershow, Tattoo Expo, and Hop , Atlanta,GA

August 6, 2023 at 11:00am
The Atlanta Lowrider Supershow, Tattoo Expo, and Hop is coming to the Cobb Galleria Center this August. Experience an exposition of the latest lowrider models, custom paint jobs, live music, and a tattoo expo all under one roof! Don't miss out on this exciting event. Get your tickets now for the Atlanta Lowrider Supershow, Tattoo Expo, and Hop at the Cobb Galleria Center, Two Galleria Parkway.

Atlanta Dream vs. Indiana Fever, College Park,GA

August 6, 2023 at 3:00pm
This August, cheer on the Atlanta Dream as they take on the Indiana Fever at the Gateway Center Arena. Witness as these two teams battle it out for the victory. Don't miss this exciting upcoming game and come out to show your support.

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