Whatever genre of music you enjoy, you can find an Atlanta concert that suits your tastes and takes your breath away. Our city is home to a vibrant music scene just waiting for you to experience it. Don’t miss out on some of these must-see festivals and performances. Find out where to go and who to see during your stay in Atlanta!
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Your Essential Guide to Finding Must-See Atlanta Concerts
Annual Music Festivals
Are you having trouble choosing just one performance to check out this year? Make plans to attend a music festival and enjoy several performances at one convenient place! Consider some of these events and find out why they attract so many visitors each year.
Atlanta Jazz Festival
If you enjoy the smooth sound of jazz, there’s no reason to miss the Atlanta Jazz Festival in Piedmont Park. Admission is free, and it’s the largest festival of its kind in the United States! Celebrate the genre’s rich history, listen to incredible performances by jazz legends, and check out some up-and-coming local talent. Mark it on your calendar for Memorial Day weekend!
Sweetwater 420 Fest
To enjoy a long list of performers and refreshing brews, head to Centennial Olympic Park in April. The Sweetwater 420 Fest was one of the most exciting Atlanta concerts of 2018, with a lineup featuring The String Cheese Incident, Umphrey’s McGee, and Tedeschi Trucks Band. In addition to live music, check out Sweetwater’s popular beers and delicious food from local vendors. The 420 Fest is sure to continue the tradition of providing great music and good vibes as it celebrates over 14 years!
Shaky Knees Music Festival
At Central Park each May, you can find the Shaky Knees Music Festival. The Park hosts a variety of rock and pop artists, fun games, local food vendors, and more. Purchase your tickets to gain admission for three days packed with over 60 performances! There are also late night shows featuring some of the biggest names in the music industry.
Music Midtown is a must-see event in mid-September. Not only does it offer an incredible experience, but it’s just a short walk away from Stonehurst Place! That means you don’t need to worry about finding public transportation or paying for an Uber. Find every genre from rap to rock at Piedmont Park over the course of two fun-filled days. Tickets go on sale in June, and thousands of music lovers are eager to get their hands on them. Get yours while you can!
You can find some of the best rap concerts in Atlanta at ONE Musicfest in September. Due to its growing popularity, this event has gone from one day to two full days. In the past, big names like Outkast, The Roots, and Migos have performed at the Central Park venue. Check out this year’s lineup to see some of your favorites!
For more information on individual concerts throughout the area, stay tuned to the Atlanta concert schedule. You’ll find musical happenings at various venues including the historic Fox Theatre, The Masquerade, and Center Stage. You can even catch some breathtaking shows from talented musicians at the Atlanta Symphony Hall!
Catch These Performances When You Stay at Stonehurst Place
Our award-winning bed and breakfast in Midtown Atlanta is the ideal place to stay for a music festival or concert. We provide elegant accommodations in a convenient location near favorite venues. Our unique, historical property blends seamlessly with our modern amenities, creating a one-of-a-kind atmosphere for guests.
Choose from our luxurious suites and rooms, including the Hinman Suite. Elegance is an understatement with its pearlescent walls and four-poster, king-size bed with a silk canopy. In the bathroom, you can also enjoy heated marble flooring, a towel warmer, and a soothing spa tub. It’s the best place to stay on a trip to Atlanta. Book your stay at Stonehurst Place and make your experience the best it can be!
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