Looking for the most fun and excitement for where to celebrate Memorial Day weekend in metro Atlanta, Georgia? There will be tons of exciting things to do to celebrate honoring those who served their country. From cool festivals to baseball games. One thing for certain giving honor will be fun and celebrated well in the city.
Atlanta Memorial Day 2015
Friday, May 22 – Sunday, May 24
Concerts will run all day. Check the website for more details.
1342 Worchester Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30306
An free event packed with jazz greats and emerging artists will take center stage in the heart of downtown Piedmont Park. This is the largest jazz concert in the nation to attend for free. Featuring a variety of local and International artists performing on one of three stages.
755 Hank Aaron Dr. SE, Atlanta, GA 30315
In celebration of Memorial Day weekend the Atlanta Braves would like to add some zen entertainment to your life. YES, that’s correct join the Atlanta Braves for home games all weekend against the Brewers at Turner Field. On Friday catch Fireworks and Saturday in honor of Military who died serving this country there will be Yoga before the game and a special movie night at the end of the game.
photo credit Atlanta Braves
Saturday, May 23
5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m
800 Cherokee Ave. SE, Atlanta, GA 30315
This is not an event for the kids this time. An adult only 21 or older Memorial Day celebration with exotic beverages, music, and games at Zoo Atlanta. The only time the Zoo will turn away kids.
photo credit Zoo Atlanta
Saturday, May 23
10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., parade starts at noon
680 Dallas St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30308
Every year the Caribbean returns to Atlanta with an parade, live music, authentic foods and more. The parade kickoffs at noon at the Civic Center located on Piedmont Avenue and Pine Street which ends in Historic Fourth Ward at Festival Village.