4. Bard-y hearty in 
Piedmont Park

Add a little Shakespeare to your evenings

Illustration by Ed Fotheringham

Spring fever is never lost on the wily comedians of Georgia Shakespeare when the company breaks out of its Oglethorpe campus confines to play at Piedmont Park. Formerly Shake at the Lake, the bard bash is now called Shakespeare in the Park, and has moved from a pier beside Lake Clara Meer to grander greenspace around Legacy Fountain. While some free tickets are dispersed before showtime, you can guarantee a spot by purchasing advance seats. And for May’s Much Ado about Nothing, there’ll be food trucks. May 1 to 5

This article originally appeared in our April 2013 issue.