4 Atlanta dining events in September

Soul food, cheese, and a bounty of Greek food
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September 10
Taste of Soul
Details are limited for this inaugural soul food festival, but plan on ribs, greens, and other home-cooked specialties from local food trucks and restaurants.

September 17
Taste of Smyrna
Thousands flock to downtown Smyrna to feast on bites from restaurants like Williamson Bros. BBQ and Kenny’s Great Pies.

September 22–25
Atlanta Greek Festival
Serving up “opa” since 1974, the Cathedral of the Annunciation hosts live music, dance performances, and a bounty of Greek food, including a loukoumades-eating contest.

Photograph by Emily Schultz
Photograph by Emily Schultz

September 30
The Cheese Fest
Atlanta’s biggest fromage fest moves this year to the Georgia Railroad Freight Depot. Expect hundreds of samples and a grilled cheese competition.

This article originally appeared in our September 2016 issue.