Friday, September 30, 5 p.m.
The Cheese Fest
Downtown, 110 Central Ave SW
It ain’t easy being cheesy, but it is delicious. The Cheese Fest at Atlanta will give you the chance to sample cheese & artisan food from around the world producers. Meet the people with the vision, passion and dedication that produce some of the best artisan cheese & speciality food available. Don't squeal and hide, but spread the news and indulge in cheesy goodness.

Saturday, October 1, 12 p.m.
Project Pabst Atlanta Festival
East Atlanta Village, Flat Shoals Ave SE & Glenwood Ave SE
With two stages of live music, where else are you going to enjoy an outdoor festival in Atlanta? Project Pabst makes its Atlanta debut with appearances and performances by Run The Jewels, Mastodon, Santigold, NOFX, Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires and many, many more. Enjoy 9 hours of incredible live entertainment and throwback arcade games and interactive graffiti art displays all in your backyard.

Saturday, October 1, 12 to 9 p.m.
Taste of Chamblee
Downtown Chamblee, Corner of Peachtree and Broad
Experience the diverse range of food, from crawfish to Korean-inspired tacos at this food festival in the heart of Downtown Chamblee. In addition to the food, there will be live music, drinks and activities.

Sunday, October 2, 4 p.m.
From Bean to Bar: Cacao’s Chocolate 101
Virginia Highland, 1046 N Highland Ave NE
The process of making chocolate isn’t so much different from wine making – each bean has its own distinct notes, creating completely different nuances and tastes. Some of the most exquisite chocolate is right here in Atlanta, and they’re opening their doors (and a few bottles of champagne) to tell us all about it.

Sunday, October 2, 4 p.m.
Ramen Festival
West Midtown, 670 Trabert Ave NW
What’s better than noodles and free beer? Noodles and free beer benefiting The Giving Kitchen, a non-profit charity that provides emergency assistance grants to restaurant workers in metro Atlanta facing unanticipated hardship. Makan Restaurant & Bar and The Giving Kitchen are presenting the 3rd Annual Atlanta Ramen Fest where 20+ local restaurants and chefs from around the city will be showcasing their culinary interpretations of the classic dish, and proving it’s so much more than those instant cup you frequented in college.