Things To Do In Atlanta – April

Atlanta Festivals

Atlanta Dogwood Festival

There are plenty of things to do in Atlanta for April 2013 including the annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival, Atlanta Braves Baseball and the NCAA Final Four Tournament.

April is a beautiful and exciting time of year in Atlanta. Spring is in the air and that means it’s time again for Atlanta Braves baseball. The Braves home opener is against the Philadelphia Phillies on April 1st at Turner Field.

Basketball is on everyones mind as the Final Four Segment of the NCAA Mens Basketball Tournament gets underway at the Georgia Dome..

Other things to do include the Sandy Springs Artsapalooza festival and concerts by Rihanna and Taylor Swift.

 

Top Things To Do In Atlanta – April 2013

 

April 1, 2013

Atlanta Braves Home Opener!: Atlanta Braves vs. Philadelphia Phillies – The Braves begin their third baseball season under head coach Freddie Gonzalez. Game time is 7:10 p.m. at Turner Field. Visit here for Atlanta Braves Schedule and Ticket Information.

 

April 3, 2013

NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks vs. New York Knicks – Carmelo Anthony and Amare Stoudamire come into the to battle the Hawks Friday at the Highlight Factory. Game time is 7:30 p.m. at Philips Arena next to the CNN Center. Visit here for Atlanta Hawks Tickets and Schedule.

 

April 6, 2013

College Basketball: NCAA Mens Basketball Tournament Final Four Semifinals, March Madness culminates in this gut-wrenching final four segment of the tournament. Games and events take place at the Georgia Dome in the heart of Atlanta.


Tickets for All Events Here

 

April 8, 2013

NCAA Mens Basketball Tournament:Final Four Championship, this is the biggest and most anticipated basketball game of the year! Game time is 9 p.m. at the Georgia Dome.

 

April 13, 2013

Atlanta Festivals: Festival On Ponce, two-day Spring Fest features fine arts, crafts, antiques, a children’s area along with food and beverages. The event takes place at the beautiful Olmstead Linear Park located on Ponce de Leon Ave in the historic Druid Hills neighborhood. The Olmstead Linear Park was designed by one our country’s greatest architects Fredrick Olmsted Sr. It is actually a string of parks that include Shadyside Park, Oak Grove Park and Springdale Park.

Spring Festival on Ponce
April 13 – 14, 2013
Saturday: 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday: 11 am – 6 pm

Read more: Official Festival On Ponce Website
Linear Olmsted Park Alliance

 

April 18, 2013

Atlanta Concert: Taylor Swift - OMG, country pop-star diva  comes to Atlanta  with Ed Sheeran! Taylor is in the midst of her 62 date RED Tour which play across North America through Sept. 2013. The “Red” album features “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” and is nominated for record of the year for the 2013 Grammy Awards.
Taylor Swift preforms shows at 7 p.m. April 18th and 19th in Philips Arena.

Read More: Official Taylor Swift Website – taylorswift.com.

 

April 19, 2013

Atlanta Dogwood Festival Piedmont ParkAtlanta Festival: Atlanta Dogwood Festival 2013 – get ready for one of the biggest, coolest and most artistic festivals in the country. The ’77th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival’ features an international food & wine tasting event, comedy, four stages of music, Southeast Regional Disc Dog Championship, a Kids Village and an exciting artistic market.

April 19-21 2013
Friday: Noon – 10 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 11 pm
Sunday: 10 am – 6 pm

Read More: Atlanta Dogwood Festival 2013.

 

April 20, 2013

Atlanta Festivals: Sandy Springs Artsapalooza – festival featuring an array of painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metal craft persons, glass blowers, jewelers and more. Festivities also include live entertainment, artists demonstrations, carnival activities for kids and local food & beverages. Artsapalooza is a two-day outdoor festival located at 180 Johnson Ferry Rd NE in Sandy Springs, GA.

Read More: Official Sandy Springs Artsapolooza Website – www.sandyspringsartsapalooza.com.

 

April 22, 2013

Music Event: Rihanna, the Barbados superstar has turned into one of the most influential celebrities in the world. ASAP Rocky will open up for Rihanna’s “Diamonds World Tour” concert. Show time is 7 p.m. at Philips Arena.

Read More: Official Rihanna Website – rihannanow.com.

 

April 23, 2013

Atlanta Theatre: Sister Act – Broadway’s feel-good comedy based on the 1192 movie by the same name. SISTER ACT tells the story of a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look, a convent!

Show runs from 5/23 – 5/28
Historic Fox Theatre
660 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30308
(404) 881-2100
Tickets Available Here

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