German Bierfest
If you like to combine your festival fun with a little beer, the German Bierfest at Woodruff Park in Downtown is right up your alley. The event is Aug. 27 from 2 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $30 online or $35 at the gate.

Attendees can drink all the beer they can safely consume and designated drivers get in free. There will also be a driver service on hand for those who over-indulge.

More than 20 beers will be available from brewers like Kapuziner, Dinkel Acker, Beck’s, Tucher, Weihenstephan and many more.

There will be entertainment by Jacob Herzog and the Barvarian Express and more bands to be announced. For a complete line-up of beers and music, visit

Festival Peachtree Latino
The multicultural festival will be held in Piedmont Park on Aug. 28 from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. featuring exhibitions, sporting events, family activities, arts and crafts, food and live music.

Performing live on stage will be Jessica Fox, Paty Alvarez, Huey Dunbar IV, AB Quintanilla All Starz and Kinito Mendez.

There will more than 25 booths offering food and the Kid’s Zone will have giant inflatables, games and more. Exhibitors will offer souvenirs, interactive displays, djs and a soccer demonstration. For more details, visit

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.