Legendary composer Yanni is celebrating the 25th anniversary of his iconic "Live at the Acropolis" concert with a worldwide tour.  The concert went on to become a PBS special and is the second best-selling music video of all time. He's been awarded more than 40 platinum and gold albums worldwide and has sold over 25 million records.  The dazzling show comes to Atlanta at the Fox Theatre on May 2.
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Visit CD Warehouse on April 21 and celebrate Record Store Day. This national event recognizes the vinyl record and those great album covers. To honor this event CD Warehouse will be buying and selling vinyl records throughout the month. 
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The Smyrna Spring Jonquil Festival features over 175 Arts & Crafts booths, 15 food booths, an entertainment stage and a variety of children's activities.  Artisans are from all over the southeast feature their own hand-made crafts, paintings, furniture, jewelry and much more.   The huge interactive children's area includes big and small inflatable activities, sand art, and more. New this year is The Grizzly Experience, an educational Grizzly Bear Show and exhibit. Admission is free.
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Taste of Marietta is celebrating its 25th anniversary showcasing Cobb County restaurants and caterers. It is the largest and longest running food festival in Cobb County and has become a favorite annual tradition among local residents.  Over 85 of Marietta's favorite restaurants will be offering samples. Tastings range from $1 - $5. There will be musical entertainment all day on stages throughout the festival, fun and games in the Kids Alley, and a food judging competition. In addition to the event festivities, there are the unique shops and museums always present on the Marietta Square. 

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Head to the mountains of Helen, GA for the 3rd annual Craft Beer Tasting and Spring Bierfest.  This year offers over 100 beers to sample.  The event takes place this Saturday, April 21.  Beer tastings from noon - 5pm with Bierfest after party 6pm - 11pm.  Free admission to After Party with arm band from Tasting.  Tickets available at or (706) 878-1908.

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The Kennesaw Big Shanty Festival takes place this weekend and has activities for all ages.  Take time to wander through more than 250 booths featuring a vast array of one-of-a-kind and homemade crafts.  The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History sits at the center of the festival reminding visitors of Kennesaw's important role in the Civil War. There will be two entertainment stages, festival foods, Kids Zone and more.A parade kicks off the weekend on Saturday at 9:30am. For more info visit 

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