Atlanta August 2024

Atlanta August 2024 Events

Atlanta August 2024 Events

Atlanta Has Great Deals to Offer in August

Average temperature low and high: 66°- 88°
Dress for the daytime heat, but be ready for cool nights in August. Whatever it is you choose to do in Atlanta, whether it's going shopping, sipping on a drink or experiencing the nightlife, summer is the perfect time to experience Georgia's largest city.

August Event Calendar

Atlanta Black Restaurant Week

Atlanta Black Restaurant Week

Are you craving something new to eat? Perhaps African-inspired Jollof rice, Jamaican jerk chicken or Southern-style soul food? Delicious food and good company await discovery during Black Restaurant Week, August 4-18. Black-owned restaurants throughout Atlanta are ready to welcome customers with hospitality and their favorite dishes. Black Restaurant Week is a nationwide campaign that began in Houston and now focuses on different cities and regions a week at a time. See what some of Big A's best chefs and restaurants are all about.

Grand Tasting Alpharetta

Grand Tasting Alpharetta

Grand Tasting Westside, an all-inclusive culinary event in Atlanta, is the place to be on August 8th. Taking place at The Hotel at Avalon, attendees can expect endless tastings and a selection of local cuisine. Not only will guests indulge in savory dishes from top-rated restaurants and chefs, but they'll also have the opportunity to enjoy craft cocktail pairings and music entertainment.

Summer Sizzler - Atlanta

Summer Sizzler - Atlanta

The Summer Sizzler will take place on August 10th in Harbins Park. Athletes of all levels are welcome to join for either a 1 mile, 5k, 10k, 15k, kids dash, Volunteer then Run, or even a virtual race. Your ticket includes a designer shirt & custom medal, chip-timing with live results, free photos, treats at the finish line, and more. Youth-based pricing for the 1 Mile, 5k, 10k, 12 & under is only $20. Registration is now open.

Atlanta Events in August

Concerts

Theater & Headliners

Sports

Nightclubs

Things to do in Atlanta

Things to Do in Atlanta in August

Go for a Bike Ride Down the Silver Comet Trail

Go for a Bike Ride Down the Silver Comet Trail
Named after the train that ran the same path from 1947-1969, the Silver Comet Trail is a trail that spans over 60 miles (starting in Smyrna and running west, connecting to the Alabama’s Chief Ladiga Trail at the Georgia-Alabama border). It is a popular destination for hikers and bikers and the perfect way to spend a summer day.

Go Shopping at Ponce City Market

Go Shopping at Ponce City Market
The 2,100,000-square-foot space is a landmark in Atlanta that was once used by Sears Roebuck and Co. from 1926-1987 and later by the city as “City Hall East.” It is now a place to eat and shop, filled with retail shops and eateries.