This Friday, June 15th from 5pm - 11pm, 80 tons of sand will cover Ponce De Leon Avenue in Downtown Decatur for Summer in the City! Kids' activities will line the boardwalk area, older kids can tackle the rock climbing wall and other exciting games. Enjoy pop-up entertainment by the Vintage Vixens, and get funky with DJ Quasi Mandisco. At 8 pm Bogey and the Viceroy return to serve up classic soul, retro rock/pop, and current chart toppers. For more information visit or 

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The Atlanta Summer Beer Fest features over 200 beers from local and other great breweries from all over the country.  The event takes place Saturday, June 16 from 4 - 8pm at the Historic Fourth Ward Park. Besides the suds, the Fest also offers a selection of wines. There will be live music and plenty of fun attractions.  Be sure to check out their Facebook page to get all of the updates.  

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Come dance at the Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater on Saturday, June 16th as Brian Setzer's Rockabilly Riot! tour stops in Peachtree City with support from Miss Mary Ann and the Ragtime Wranglers. Brian Setzer is widely credited for taking two forgotten genres, rockabilly and swing, adding his own blend of gunpowder and rockin' style, and completely reinventing and single-handedly resurrecting them in the process. Only a 45 minute drive from Atlanta gets you to one of the coolest venues nestled in the woods! Tickets at or call (877) 725-8849.  

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See Texas-born, Louisiana-raised pianist, songwriter and vocalist Marcia Ball in a very special performance Wednesday night June 20.   Ball has won worldwide fame and countless fans for her ability to ignite a full-scale roadhouse rhythm and blues party every time she takes the stage. Her rollicking Texas boogies, swampy New Orleans ballads and groove-laden Gulf Coast blues have made her a one-of-a-kind favorite with music lovers all over the world.  

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Audiences couldn't get enough of Horizon's Freaky Friday, and so they're bringing it back this time for free and under the stars on the large stage in Piedmont Park June 20 through the 23.  Thousands of free tickets are available to the public.  Freaky Friday, a new musical based on the celebrated novel by Mary Rodgers and the two hit Disney movies, is a hilarious and heartfelt update of an American classic in which a mother and daughter really see what it takes to be a family when they experience each other's lives first-hand for just one freaky Friday.   General admission tickets will be available for free for each performance, but must be reserved online in advance.  Reserved Seating section tickets are $15 (plus a small service charge) and get you in the reserved seating area up close to the stage.  Tickets are available online only at   
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Ferst Center Presents and Aurora Theatre have teamed up to put on MAMMA MIA! this month. The popular play combines the timeless tunes of super group ABBA with a sunny, funny tale that unfolds on a Greek island paradise. Must-see theatre with all of your favorite ABBA songs, non-stop laughs, and explosive dance numbers. Now performing through June 24. Tickets at and 404-894-9600.  
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