Atlanta Weekend Guide to festivals, events and things to do from March 14 to March 17

Atlanta Weekend Guide | March 14 – 17

Atlanta Events + Festivals 

Weekend Guide for March 14 – 17, 2019

From green beer to science festivals, there is definitely a little something for everyone on this St. Patrick’s Day weekend.  See the full line up below…

Atlanta Science Festival 2019
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Atlanta Science Festival

When: March 9-23
Where: Various locations
Cost: Most events are free, some are paid
Details: The science behind the scenes at Clorox, what happens to your water before it reaches your cup, and the astrobiology of Star Wars—this festival of more than 100 lectures, tours, and showcases around Atlanta is said to be the “biggest interactive family science event.”

Shamrock-n-Roll Road Race

When: March 16
Where: Atlantic Station
Details:  The 5K and 10K take off at 8:30 a.m. with the Kids 1K at 10 a.m.  Dogs and strollers are allowed in this fun run that benefits the Junior League of Atlanta. Get the full scoop.

Atlanta St Patricks Day Parade in Downtown Midtown

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

When: March 16 @ 12 noon
Where: Peachtree Street in Midtown Atlanta
Cost: Free
Details: Bagpipes, drums, drill teams, and floats will be traveling through Midtown to celebrate Irish heritage at “one of the country’s oldest parades.” Don’t forget to wear green and get there early for the best spot!

St Pattys Day Pub Crawl in Atlanta's Virginia Highland neighborhood

St. Patrick’s Day “Kegs & Eggs” Bar Tour

When: March 14-17
Where: Virginia Highland
Cost: $15 to $30
Details: Comedians Keith and Kenny Lucas are making the rounds. The brothers have appeared in 22 Jump StreetLady Dy

The Lucas Brothers

When: March 14-17
Where: Laughing Skull Lounge
Cost: $25 to $33
Details: Comedians Keith and Kenny Lucas (identical twins!) are bringing their comedic talents to Midtown Atlanta this weekend.  The brothers have appeared in 22 Jump StreetLady DynamiteThe Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon, and now have their own standup special on Netflix.

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