Festival season is in full-spring in Atlanta, Georgia this summer. Go down south to the Peach State to embrace some seasonal fun as the weather gets hot.
For foodies, there is plenty to eat. Check out Taste of Atlanta to try a bite from over 90 Atlanta restaurants all in one location. The whole family will love the 7th annual Atlanta Ice Cream Festival on July 28, 2018,
at Piedmont Park. From an ice creaming contest to free health screenings, there something for both kids and adults.
Wine connoisseurs can’t miss out on the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival, a weekend dedicated to good Southern delicacies and drinks. From May 31 to June 3, more than 250 restaurants, artisans, and chefs will be producing their best food and wine tastings for guests.
Movie buffs need to hit up the Atlanta Movie Tours to see the filming locations of various movies and television shows. For horror lovers, go into the basement where Samara was in “Rings” or visit the sites of “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” and “Mockingjay Part 1 & 2.” Stop at Tyler Perry’s Madea house or walk through the fictional town of Woodbury from “The Walking Dead.”
For something more out of the ordinary, attend the 10th Annual Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival at the Westside Provisions District on July 15th. Inspired by the 1978 film, Chef Ford Fry takes elements from local produce and southern culture to create this unique experience. Mixologists and chefs alike craft tomato-based dishes and cocktails.
Stay at the five-star Ritz-Carlton Atlanta during your festival-hopping days. Only minutes away from Centennial Olympic Park and by the Museum of Design Atlanta, you will have plenty to do during your getaway. Take a break from the summer heat in your air-conditioned room and watch a movie on your flat-screen television before heading back out to explore Atlanta.
The Ritz-Carlton Atlanta will cost $449/night and will earn you 18,458 points to spend how you please when booking it through Bonwi. Check out Atlanta hotels and see how much you can earn and save!