Summer Events in Smyrna and Atlanta

Once summer arrives, folks can generally find an onslaught of things to do with their families on the weekends if they’re staying in town. The city of Smyrna is hosting some great opportunities to get out and enjoy the sunshine with your family. Here are couple of great opportunities that you shouldn’t miss!

Smyrna Fresh Produce Market -The Smyrna Fresh Produce Market is full of fresh fruits and vegetables every Saturday. The market is open from 8:00am to 12:00pm  in the parking lot between Smyrna First Baptist and the Market Village and runs through September.

Summer Concert Series – This month, the Summer Concert Series band is The Mustangs. The Concert Series is free and is held on the Village Green (address is 200 Village Green Circle) on Saturday June 9th from 7:00pm-10:00pm. The Mustangs  play lots of old favorites, so come out and listen to your favorite hits from the past 40 years. Centennial Olympic Park 4th of July Fireworks

4th of July at Centennial Olympic Park – Fun for the whole family, activities and events will fill the park all day long. There will be free live music from local bands, as well as face painting, arts and crafts, inflatables and more. And of course, the famous AirTran Airways Fireworks Spectacular, arguably Atlanta’s best fireworks display synchronized to a selection of patriotic music.

National Black Arts Festival – This festival takes place from July 12-15 and showcases performing arts, literature and visual arts produced by creative artists of African descent. The National Black Arts Festival will be held at various metro Atlanta venues, including the Fabulous Fox Theater, the Woodruff Arts Center, the High Museum, and others.

Restaurant Week – From Saturday July 21 to Sunday, July 29, many of Atlanta’s restaurants will showcase their outstanding cuisine with a $25 and $25 3-course prix-fixe dinner option. If you’ve been wanting to try out some of the different types of cuisine Atlanta has to offer, this is a great time to do it. Participating restaurants in include Ruth’s Chris, No Mas Cantina, Ray’s In the City, and Room at TWELVE Centennial Park.

These are just a handful of the wonderful opportunities to get our and enjoy the beautiful cities of Smyrna and Atlanta this summer. What event are you most looking forward to attending? Share with us in a comment below! And remember, for all of your mortgage questions or of you’re interested in taking advantage of the great mortgage rates and refinancing your home loan, don’t hesitate to give The Mortgage Guys a call!

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