This Week In Atlanta: MomoCon, Winery Tour, & More

Enjoy Memorial Day weekend in Atlanta with these events. (Pexels)

Try something new this week by visiting local events.

Sample wine from the vineyards in North Georgia. Or peruse the paintings created by local artists.

Here’s our list of some of the events happening in Atlanta this week.

Live from Woodruff Park: Churchill Grounds Quartet

When: May 22, 5 to 8 p.m.

Where: Woodruff Park, 91 Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta

Cost: Free

Listen to the sounds of the Churchill Grounds Quartet and Danny Wytanis, while relaxing in Woodruff Park. Attendees are welcome to bring picnic materials and chairs to the event, and Coach Joes’ and South of Philly food trucks will be onsite.

MomoCon

When: May 23 to 26, times vary

Where: Georgia World Congress Center, 285 Andrew Young International Blvd. NW, Atlanta

Cost: $77 for the 4-day pass, $35 for Thursday Only, $45 for Friday Only, $50 for Saturday Only, $35 for Sunday Only

MomoCon, the gaming, anime and comic convention, is back. The four-day event will include photo shoots, screenings and dances.

Decatur Arts Festival

When: May 24 to May 26, times vary

Where: Downtown Decatur

Cost: Free

Browse art selections made by local artists at this festival that feature live music, comedy sketches and dance performances.

The Emoji Art Show Tour- Atlanta

When: May 24, 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Where: J.F. Brick Studios, 2060 Bratton St., Atlanta

Cost: $15

Immerse all your senses into this show that includes performances, DJ sets, displayed art and body painting. The goal of the event is to bring awareness to mental health through “emojis, art and music.”

Tour De Georgia Wine Tour

When: May 25, 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where: North Georgia

Cost: $150 per person; $475 for groups of four

Taste some of the wine that North Georgia has to offer by stopping by five vineyards during this tour. The vineyards include Cavender Creek, Serenity Cellars and Wolf Mountain Vineyard. Tickets include food, snacks and round-trip transportation.

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