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.
When: May 22, 5 to 8 p.m.
Where: Woodruff Park, 91 Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta
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.
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.
When: May 24 to May 26, times vary
Where: Downtown Decatur
Browse art selections made by local artists at this festival that feature live music, comedy sketches and dance performances.
When: May 24, 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Where: J.F. Brick Studios, 2060 Bratton St., Atlanta
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.”
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.