AJC Decatur Book Festival
Regional food stars (and cookbook authors) like Hugh Acheson, Nathalie Dupree, and Kevin Gillespie whip up some culinary magic on the Decatur stage. decaturbookfestival.com
Taste of Atlanta
The annual festival takes over Tech Square with cooking classes, cocktail competitions, chef talks, and samples from nearly 100 restaurants.
Great Atlanta Beer Fest
Turner Field hosts this boozy bash, featuring live music, souvenir cups, and more than 200 beers.
This article originally appeared in our September 2015 issue.