On Tap for July 2017
July 4: Lenox Square to Piedmont Park
AJC PEACHTREE ROAD RACE
The AJC Peachtree Road Race, organized by Atlanta Track Club, is the largest 10K in the world. In its 47th running, the AJC Peachtree Road Race has become a Fourth of July tradition for thousands of people throughout the metro Atlanta area and beyond. 60,000 runners follow a course that starts at Lenox Square, travels down Peachtree and finishes at Piedmont Park in Midtown. Visit PeachtreeRoadRace.org.
Tuesday, July 11: Infinite Energy Arena
See legendary singer/songwriter James Taylor and his All-Star Band with special guest Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Bonnie Raitt and her band for one intimate and memorable night. James Taylor's warm baritone is among the most recognized voices in popular music. See Bonnie Raitt perform her hits "Something to Talk About", "Love Sneakin' Up on You", and the ballad "I Can't Make You Love Me". InfiniteEnergyCenter.com
Saturday, June 15: The Fred Amphitheatre
Brian McKnight has released 13 albums to date, with several going 2 and 3x platinum, and he has sold over 20 million albums worldwide earning himself a spot in contemporary music history. In addition to being a singer, songwriter and producer, McKnight is also a multi-instrumentalist who plays nine instruments including piano, guitar, bass, drums, percussions, trombone and trumpet. Tickets at Amphitheatre.org
Thursday, July 20: The Fox Theater
COCA-COLA FILM FESTIVAL
From July 16 and throughout the summer, modern and vintage movie classics will be shown on Fox Theatre's big screen and patrons will enjoy movies under the "stars". Special Movie Tours will be available and for select showings, a magical pre-show experience including a sing-a-long with a vintage cartoon and performances on the world-renowned Mighty Mo organ. See Casablanca on Thursday July 20. FoxTheatre.org
Saturday, July 22: The Fox Theatre
Idina has captivated audiences at sold-out concerts around the world with her irresistible charm, wit and unparalleled vocal prowess. She is the incredible voice behind smash hit "Let It Go" and the star of Frozen, Wicked, Rent and Glee. Besides performing a sampling from these, Idina's show includes classic pop, musical theater favorites and her own personal catalogue. Purchase tickets at FoxTheatre.org.
July 22 - 30: Atlantic Station
BB&T ATLANTA OPEN
Top American players Jack Sock (world ranking #18), John Isner (world ranking #21) and the Bryan Brothers (former world ranking #1) will play a mix of young upstarts and current ATP World Tour top-40 players for the 2017 BB&T Atlanta Open title. This year offers new stadium design that not only provides more shade and air-conditioned spaces, but more activation areas and activities for fans. Visit BBTAtlantaOpen.com.