Major Events Coming to Atlanta
May 11: Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater
The mesmerizing angelic voice of Lisa Kelly returns to the Fred to deliver an amazing night of music. A singer of both classical and Celtic music, Lisa is a founding member of the musical group Celtic Woman and former lead member of the American production of Riverdance. Performing in numerous musical productions including 9 albums as part of Celtic Women, 3 solo albums. Get tickets at Amphitheater.org.
May 15: Cobb Energy Centre
Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the 1999 silver screen classic with this all-new musical. The '90s Musical is based on the classic cult film starring Reese Witherspoon, Ryan Phillipe and Sarah Michelle Geller. Featuring favorite throwback hits by artists like Boyz II Men, Christina Aguilera, REM, *NSYNC, and Britney Spears. NYC's most intoxicating new musical is a full-on '90s party. Get tickets at Cobbenergycentre.com.
May 17 & 18: Atlanta Symphony Hall
JAWS IN CONCERT WITH THE ASO
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the concert hall ... The original summer movie blockbuster, with an Academy AwardÂ®-winning score Jaws takes over symphony hall. Now for the first time, audiences will have the chance to experience the power of a live symphony orchestra performing the entire score in sync with one of the greatest motion pictures of all time. Tickets available at Atlantasymphony.org.
May 18 - 27: Jim R. Miller Park, Marietta
YAARAB SHRINE CIRCUS AND FAIR
The largest Shrine Circus and Fair in North America is back this month and packed with more excitement than ever. This year's Tarzan Zerbini Circus features several new acts under the Big Top including the Johnny Rockett's Cycle Circus Live and the exhilarating FMX freestyle entertainment show. Enjoy 35 exciting carnival rides and attractions, as well as lots of carnival food. Visit 2019ShrineCircus.com for more info.
May 25 & 26: Piedmont Park
ATLANTA JAZZ FESTIVAL
Celebrating over 40 years of musical mastery, the festival returns to Piedmont Park with three days of music over Memorial Day Weekend. The festival weekend offers KidZone areas with games and inflatables. National and international musicians will perform on two stages. The Atlanta Jazz Festival is the perfect way to spend the holiday with family and friends. Admission to the festival is free. Visit atlantafestivals.com.
June 7 - 9: Cobb Energy Centre
THE LIGHTNING THIEF
Based on the New York Times best-selling novel by Rick Riordan and featuring a thrilling original rock score, The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical is an action-packed theatrical adventure that has been celebrated by audiences and critics alike. Nominated for 3 Drama Desk Awards including Best Musical, The Lightning Thief is mesmerizing and proves lightning can strike twice! Get tickets at Ticketmaster.com.