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Preview of Weekend Events
11:58 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Syd Mead, Jerk Chicken and Victorian Weddings this Weekend

Syd Mead
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There's a lot going on this weekend, from a talk by a futurist illustrator, to an exhibition on weddings of the past. To figure it all out, WABE's Lois Reitzes recently spoke with our very own Kate Sweeney. Here's Kate with more. 

Syd Mead at the High Museum of Art

Atlanta Jerk Festival

Peeling Back the Layers: Victorian Wedding Ensembles

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11:58 am
Wed August 20, 2014

Mary Poppins, Wabi Sabi and More This Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine about this weekend's events. This time around, Betsy and Lois began by talking about the Grant Park Summer Shade Festival.

Summer Shade Festival

Wabi Sabi: Mi Casa, Your Casa

Mary Poppins at Aurora Theatre

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11:58 am
Wed August 13, 2014

BBQ, Living Walls Bike Tour, and Madonna-Rama this Weekend

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There's a lot going on this weekend - from a barbeque festival, to a birthday bash for the queen of pop. And to figure it all out, host Lois Reitzes recently spoke with our very own Kate Sweeney. Here's Lois with more.

Atlanta Bar-B-Q Festival

Living Walls Bike Tour

Madonna-Rama at Mary's

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11:58 am
Wed August 6, 2014

Callaway Gardens, Asbury Shorts and a Concert this Weekend

Rodrigo y Gabriela
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There’s a lot going on this weekend -- from a movie festival happening southwest of town, to a concert by a Mexican guitar duo that’s based out of Ireland. To figure it all out, WABE’s Lois Reitzes spoke with Betsy Riley, Executive Editor of Atlanta Magazine.

Plum Leaf Azaleas at Callaway Gardens

Asbury Shorts at Serenbe Inn

Rodrigo y Gabriela

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11:58 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Scene Missing, Dance Chance and Wussy this Weekend

Scene Missing

There’s a lot going on this weekend, from an event all about movie trailers, to a concert by an Ohio band with a memorable name. To figure it all out, WABE’s Lois Reitzes recently spoke with our very own Kate Sweeney. 

Scene Missing: The Wrathlanta of Khan

Dance Chance Atlanta

Wussy at The Red Light Cafe

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11:58 am
Wed July 23, 2014

Toubab Krewe, Paula Poundstone and Wynton Marsalis This Weekend

Toubab Krewe.
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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine about this weekend's events. This time around, begins by talking about the inaugural concert taking place at Smyrna, Georgia’s Riverview Landing. 

Toubab Krewe at Riverview Landing

Paula Poundstone at Variety Playhouse

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11:58 am
Wed July 16, 2014

Battle of Peachtree Creek, B*ATL and More This Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with our very own Kate Sweeney about this weekend's events. This time around, Kate began with a couple of events focused around the sesquicentennial of the Civil War.

AHC: The Battle of Peachtree Creek

B*ATL

Blackalicious at Terminal West

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11:58 am
Wed July 9, 2014

Dad's Garage, Atlanta Street Food and More This Weekend

Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine. This time around, Betsy begins with a chance to catch some comedy at Atlanta’s Goat Farm.

Dad's Garage & Friends

Atlanta Street Food Festival

Ranch Houses at the Dekalb County Museum

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11:58 am
Wed July 2, 2014

Fourth of July Events All Around Town This Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with our very own Kate Sweeney about Fourth of July weekend events.

Red, White and Boom

Centennial Olympic Parks' Fourth of July Celebration

Legendary Fourth of July at Lenox Square

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12:22 pm
Wed June 25, 2014

ICE, Spamalot, and Ike Stubblefield this Weekend

Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley about this weekend's events. This time around, Betsy begins with the Summer Indie Craft Experience Market.

Summer Indie Craft Experience

Spamalot

Jazz on the Lawn

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11:58 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Eddie Pepitone, Juneteenth, Skateboarding and More This Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with our very own Kate Sweeney about this weekend's events. This time around, Kate begins by talking about a chance to see comedian Eddie Pepitone. 

Eddie Pepitone at the Laughing Skull Lounge

Juneteenth at the Atlanta History Center

Graeme Simsion at the Margaret Mitchell House

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11:58 am
Wed June 11, 2014

National Get Outdoors Day, The Great Divorce, and Tunes from the Tombs this Weekend

Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine about this weekend's events. This time around, Betsy began with an opportunity for Georgians to get outdoors.

National Get Outdoors Day

C.S. Lewis' "The Great Divorce" 

Tunes from the Tombs

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11:58 am
Wed June 4, 2014

Concerts, Composting, Cycling and an Art Walk this Weekend

The Rock*A*Teens

Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with our very own Kate Sweeney about this weekend's events. This time around, Kate begins by talking about a week-long festival all about bicycling.

Atlanta Cycling Festival

First Friday Art Walk 

Aida - A Slave to Love

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11:58 am
Wed May 28, 2014

Design is Human, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, and Yacht Rock this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, Join Host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Atlanta Magazine's Betsy Riley about this Weekend's events. This time around, Betsy begins by talking about a week-long, citywide design festival.

Design is Human Week

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by Serenbe Playhouse

Yacht Rock Schooner at The Strand Theatre

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11:58 am
Wed May 21, 2014

Eddie Izzard, Military Timeline, and Wye Oak This Weekend

Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she previews this weekend's events with our very own Kate Sweeney. This time around, Kate began with a chance to see a popular English comedian.

Eddie Izzard at the Fox Theatre

Military Timeline at the Atlanta History Center

Wye Oak at Terminal West

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11:58 am
Wed May 14, 2014

The Pink Palace, Xperimental Puppetry, Marietta Greek Festival and more this weekend

The Pink Palace
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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine about this weekend's events. This time around, Betsy began with a chance to tour the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's 2014 show house:  the Pink Palace.

Atlanta Symphony Associates Decorators' Show House and Gardens

Xperimental Puppetry Theatre

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11:58 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Voices and Vibes, The Game, and the Velodrome this Weekend

The Dick Lane Velodrome
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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with WABE's very own Kate Sweeney about this weekend's events. This time around, Kate began with a day that's dedicated to teenage artists.

Voices and Vibes: Teen Festival at The Woodruff Arts Center

The Game: A Puzzle Hunt in Piedmont Park

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11:58 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Eggstravaganza, Atlanta Steeplechase and More this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine about this weekend's events. This time, they started off by discussing an Atlanta  holiday tradition.

Eggstravaganza at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

Azalea Season at Callaway Gardens

Atlanta Steeplechase

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11:58 am
Wed April 9, 2014

Flash Fiction, Print Big, Salvage, and Art Hunt this Weekend

"Road Weary" by Dale Clifford
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Join host Lois Reitzes as she previews weekend events with WABE's very own Kate Sweeney. This time, Kate began by discussing a reading that is focused on short, short fiction.

Vouched and the Five Hundred Present: Flash Fiction

Print Big! at Atlanta Printmaker's Studio

Salvage at Ambient Plus Studio

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11:58 am
Wed April 2, 2014

The Kinsey Collection, Atlanta Film Festival and Concerts this Weekend

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Join host Lois Reitzes as she previews weekend events with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine. This time, Betsy began with an exhibition that's been on a national tour since 2007.

The Kinsey Collection at the Atlanta History Center

Keyboard Conversation with Jeffrey Siegel

Closing weekend of the Atlanta Film Festival

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11:58 am
Wed March 26, 2014

Comedy Shows, Baconfest and Yo La Tengo this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she previews upcoming events with our very own Kate Sweeney. Kate started off this week with a show by a comedian that you may know from his work on This American Life.

Mike Birbiglia at the Fox Theatre

Laughing Skull Comedy Festival

Baconfest at The Masquerade Music Park

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11:58 am
Wed March 19, 2014

Atlanta Ballet, Best of Atlanta, and Bach's Birthday this Weekend

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Have you've been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she previews this weekend's events with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine. Betsy began this week's conversation with a performance by the Atlanta Ballet.

Modern Choreographic Voices by the Atlanta Ballet

Best of Atlanta Party 2014

Bach Birthday Bash with the Georgia Boy Choir

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2:59 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Snake Nation, Farmers' Market, Fracophonie Festival and Concerts this Weekend

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Have you've been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she previews this weekend's events with WABE's very own Kate Sweeney. Kate began this week's conversation with a festival that has some rebellious roots.

Snake Nation Arts Fest at Castleberry Hill

Freedom Farmers' Market

Atlanta Francophonie Festival

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11:58 am
Wed March 5, 2014

Daffodils, Sweeney Todd, and Concerts this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine about this weekend's events. Betsy begins with a garden display that’s just in time for the approaching spring season.

Gibb's Gardens Daffodil Festival

Faust by the Atlanta Opera

Sweeney Todd by the Capitol City Opera Company

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11:59 am
Wed February 26, 2014

The Design of Everyday Things, Race, and Alton Brown this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with WABE's Kate Sweeney about upcoming events. This week Kate begins with an exhibition that focuses on everyday objects. 

Hidden Heroes: The Genius of Everyday Things

David Mamet's Race by True Colors Theatre Company

Alton Brown Live! The Edible Inevitable Tour

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11:58 am
Wed February 19, 2014

Laasya, Paul Muldoon and Concerts this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine about this weekend's events. They begin their conversation with a concert by an up and coming singer.

Mayer Hawthorne at Center Stage

Laasya 2014 at the Ferst Center for the Arts

Paul Muldoon at Emory University

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11:58 am
Wed February 12, 2014

Atlanta Rollergirls, Adult Spelling Bee and Sharon Jones this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with WABE's Kate Sweeney about this weekend's events. Kate began the conversation with the return of an unique sporting event.

Atlanta Rollergirl's 10th Season

Atlanta Orthographic Meet at Manuel's Tavern

Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings at Variety Playhouse

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11:58 am
Wed February 5, 2014

Orchid Daze, Classic Movies and Concerts this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine about this weekend's events. Betsy starts off their conversation with a flowery celebration of impressionist painting.

Orchid Daze: Impressionists at the Atlanta Botanical Garden

An Intimate Evening with Art Garfunkel at the Rialto

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11:59 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Regina Carter, En Mis Palabras, and Amy Ray this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with Betsy Riley of Atlanta Magazine about this weekend's events. They begin by discussing a concert this weekend at Spivey Hall.

Regina Carter Quartet at Spivey Hall

En Mis Palabras

Amy Ray at Variety Playhouse

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11:58 am
Wed January 15, 2014

The CDC Museum, Canning Class, Beekeeping and Pirate Day this Weekend

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Have you been looking for something to do this weekend? If so, join host Lois Reitzes as she speaks with WABE's Kate Sweeney about this weekend's events. Kate began the conversation this week with an exhibition currently on display at the David J. Sencer museum.

Health is a Human Right at the CDC Museum

You Can! Workshop at Piedmont Park

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