Morningside Summer Block PartyD.B.A. Barbecue and The Original El Taco are hosting the inaugural Morningside Summer Block Party on Saturday, Aug. 28 from 12:30 to 9 p.m. The parking lot behind D.B.A. will be transformed into a party filled with hot food from D.B.A., El Taco and Mali Thai; cold cocktails and Abita beer; live blues music and  a children’s activity area (open from 1-6 p.m.).

• Mudcat performs live from 1-2:30pm
• East Ponce Soul Faction performs live from 2:45-4:15pm
• The Hollidays perform live from 4:30-6:30pm
• The Oliver Wood & Joe McGuinness Band performs live from 6:45-9pm

Tickets are $5 in advance at or $10 at the door. Children 14 and under are free! Sorry, please leave Fido at home—no dogs allowed. The event occurs rain or shine. Must be 21 or over with valid ID to purchase alcohol—you will be carded. Parking is available on the surrounding streets, the parking lot directly across the street from D.B.A. and at Grace Lutheran Church across the street from El Taco.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.