20th Annual Taste of Marietta
Metro-Atlanta’s largest food festival with over 85 restaurants, a Sports Corner, a Kids Culinary Healthy Living area, the LGE Community Credit Union Kids Alley, five bands and five stages.
WHEN: April 28, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
WHERE: Marietta Square, downtown Marietta.
25th Annual Smyrna Spring Jonquil Festival
Features over 175 arts and crafts booths, 15 food booths, an entertainment stage and a variety of children’s activities.
WHEN: April 27, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and April 28, noon to 5 p.m.
WHERE: Village Green, downtown Smyrna
Hulk Hogan’s Micro Championship Wrestlers (MCW)
MCW is home of the world’s most outrageous professional athlete-performers that are all under five feet tall.
TICKETS: $15 advance, $20 door
WHEN: April 27, 8 p.m.
WHERE: 120 Tavern and Music Hall - 1440 Roswell Road, Marietta, 30062
Atlanta Opera - The Italian Girl in Algiers
Sung in Italian with projected English translations, The Atlanta Opera will present The Italian Girl in Algiers for the first time. The production is a whimsical, madcap adventure where Isabella is captured by an Algerian ruler who dreams of adding an Italian wife to his harem. Once imprisoned, Isabella turns the tables and rescues the man of her dreams.
WHEN: April 27, 8 p.m., April 30, 7:30 p.m., May 3, 8 p.m., and May 5, 3 p.m.
WHERE: Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, 2800 Galleria Parkway, Atlanta, 30339
INFO: (770) 916-2800. cobbenergycentre.com
I Am That Hero 5K Run/Walk
Participants can run/walk dressed in superhero and local hero outfits to show their support and honor local community heroes – police, firefighters, EMT and medical personnel, and former/current military personnel.
WHEN: April 27, 6 p.m.
WHERE: Parking lot of Electric Cowboy, 1750 N. Roberts Road, Kennesaw, 30144.
INFO: (770) 421-1643 eaglepointe.org