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Weekend Events in Atlanta, GA this Spring: Live Music, Festivals & More at Park Tavern

Looking for something to do in Atlanta this weekend? Check out Park Tavern in Piedmont Park. 

As a prime destination, Park Tavern caters to a diverse crowd: sports enthusiasts, dog lovers, couples, and Midtown locals all find something to love in the spacious and picturesque setting. Our historic building offers a stunning overlook of the city skyline, providing unparalleled views at any time of day. Renowned as one of the favorite wedding venues in Atlanta, Park Tavern isn’t just about nuptial celebrations or event space. Throughout spring, we a variety of stand-out events centered around food, fun and sports. Whether you’re planning a weekend in Atlanta or just looking for a vibrant local spot, Park Tavern stands out as a beloved hub in the heart of Midtown.

Upcoming Spring Events: Featuring Live Music, Special Guests & Oysters!

Throughout March & February we will be bumping with rowdy watch parties for March Madness & the Superbowl, and lively weekend festivals. When asking yourself “best things to do in Atlanta this weekend” look no further than Park Tavern; your one stop shop for a memorable weekend in the city. Our upcoming 2024 Atlanta festivals include:

But that’s just a sneak peek! Keep reading to discover more about each of these exciting spring events. We’ve got plenty of surprises up our sleeves, so start getting excited! From delicious food and handcrafted cocktails to a festive atmosphere and live music from local bands, Park Tavern is the place to be for springtime fun in Atlanta.

OysterFest Aprés Ski: February 10th, 2024 from 2-10 PM

Get ready for a unique twist at this year’s Park Tavern OysterFest – it’s time to break out your winter gear! We’re talking ski goggles, hats, scarves, gloves, puffy jackets, and earmuffs. Come dressed to impress and ready to enjoy fresh oysters in true Aprés Ski style. Gather your friends for some iconic photos, savor a delicious martini, and indulge in a feast of raw or grilled oysters.

Not a big oyster fan but love the Aprés Ski vibe? No problem! We’ll also be serving our popular fried shrimp and chicken baskets, ensuring there’s something for everyone.

This ticketed, 21+ event is not only about great food and drinks – it’s also dog-friendly! We believe in making your weekend in Atlanta even better with your furry companion by your side. Sports fans, we’ve got you covered too. Catch all the big games, from Auburn vs Florida to the Rockets vs the Hawks, on our many TVs. As one of Atlanta’s favorite sports bars, we promise a day filled with exciting games, fun crowds, and delectable food.

Join us on February 10th for local beers, fantastic vibes, and stunning views of the park. Whether you’re here for the oysters, the sports, or just the atmosphere, Park Tavern is the place to be for a memorable day out in Atlanta.

The Big Game Watch Party With Big Screen: February 11th, 2024 at 6:30 PM

Searching for the perfect venue to catch the Superbowl in Atlanta? Look no further than Park Tavern, your top pick for the most anticipated football event of the year. With over 20 TVs, ample seating, and a menu that goes beyond typical sports bar fare, your game day experience is sure to be unforgettable.

Unlike many sports bars in Atlanta with limited culinary offerings, Park Tavern prides itself on a diverse and delicious menu. Indulge in our savory salmon bowl, the classic Piedmont sandwich, and much more. Our professional kitchen is dedicated to delivering memorable meals, complemented by a full range of bar and beer options.

Join us at Park Tavern for this legendary Sunday night event – no ticket purchase necessary! However, we recommend arriving early to secure the best spot. This is one of our most eagerly awaited annual events, and you won’t want to miss out on the action, atmosphere, and fantastic food and drinks.

Oyster Crawfish Festival: March 9th, 2024 from 2-11 PM

Join us for the landmark Oyster Crawfish Festival at Park Tavern, a tradition cherished for over 21 years! This beloved Saturday event in Atlanta is a feast for the senses, offering platters heaped with 1.5 lbs of flavorful crawfish and stations serving up fried oysters, shrimp, chicken, and fries.

Long celebrated by locals, this festival is more than just food; it’s a gathering that brings the community together for a delightful afternoon under the blue skies. Bask in the sunshine and enjoy the stunning views of Piedmont Park, all while indulging in some of the best flavors Atlanta has to offer.

We’re ramping up the fun with a variety of drink specials, including beer buckets and discounted cocktails available throughout the event. Dress in your cutest and comfiest outfit and get ready to soak up the intoxicating atmosphere. With live music setting the tone and great food fueling the day, there’s no better way to spend a Saturday in Atlanta!

ShamRock Fest: March 16th, 2024 from 2-11 PM

Get ready to immerse yourself in the St. Patrick’s Day spirit in Atlanta at Park Tavern’s ShamRock Fest! It’s time to sport your best green attire and join an electric, vibrant crowd for a day filled with dancing, eating, and, of course, plenty of festive drinking. Whether Park Tavern is a pit stop on your St. Patty’s bar crawl or your main venue for the day, you’re in for an unforgettable experience.

Celebrate this festive holiday with us as we roll out an array of special drinks, themed decor, and live DJs to keep the party going. Make sure to grab your tickets for $15 before the price goes up, and secure your St. Patrick’s Day 2024 plans with us. And remember, we’re a dog-friendly venue, so feel free to bring your furry friend along to join in the fun!

Join us at Park Tavern for a St. Patrick’s Day you won’t soon forget. We’re all set to ensure your holiday is spent in the best way possible, surrounded by good vibes and great company.

Atlanta Mushroom Festival: March 17th, 2024 from 12-7 PM

Mushroom enthusiasts in Atlanta, this one’s for you! Whether you’re a mycology expert or just starting your fungi journey, the Atlanta Mushroom Festival is the perfect venue to explore and learn. This free event (registration required) promises a day filled with live music, insightful discussions, and workshops all about the fascinating world of mushrooms.

Set against the scenic backdrop of the park, the festival will feature over 30 vendors, alongside an array of delicious food and drink options. It’s a family-friendly gathering, focusing on music, education, and connecting small businesses and vendors. Dive deep into topics like psychedelic use, medicinal advancements, and cutting-edge research, guided by experts in the field.

Remember, Park Tavern isn’t just about festivals; we’re a leading sports bar and live music venue in Atlanta. Experience the rich culture and community we’ve cultivated over the past two decades. This weekend, join us to discover all that Park Tavern has to offer. For more information on our events, be sure to check out our event calendar.

The Park Tavern Is Fully Committed to One Music Fest 10/26-10/29