5 Atlanta events you won’t want to miss: June 12-18

Music, beer, history, oh, and don't forget it's Father's Day weekend

Atlanta Summer Beer Fest

Photograph courtesy of Atlanta Summer Beer Fest

Atlanta Summer Beer Fest
When: June 15, 4-8 p.m.
Where: Historic Fourth Ward Park
Cost: $45-$55
Details: For its second year in the Historic Fourth Ward, the park will have over 200 brews from all over Atlanta and across the country. Cheers to that!

Atlanta Braves Pride Night
When: June 14, 7:20 p.m.
Where: Suntrust Park
Cost: $45
Details: After a pregame party at the nearby Coca-Cola Roxy with Nonsense ATL’s DJ Kimber two hours before game time, the Braves will take on the Philadelphia Phillies. Ticket holders for the Pride Night package will receive an Atlanta Braves Pride t-shirt and access to the Xfinity Rooftop, along with a $3 donation to Lost-N-Found working to combat homelessness among LGBTQ youth.

Hot 107.9 Birthday Bash
When: June 15, 7 p.m.
Where: State Farm Arena
Cost: $70-$350+
Details: Migos, Lil Yachty, Lil Baby, City Girls, Yella Breezy—and that’s not even including other “surprise performances.” Don’t miss out on the free Birthday Bash Block Party in Centennial Olympic Park from noon to 5 p.m., featuring FLY, Jacquees, Calboy, and more.

Juneteeth Weekend at Atlanta History Center
When: June 15-16
Where: Atlanta History Center
Cost: Free
Details: In honor of the historical day, guests can explore the trials and triumphs around end of slavery in the United States through theatrical demonstrations in The Order of Freedom by playwright Addae Moon, cooking demonstrations from James Beard Award winner Michael W. Twitty, genealogy discussions with lecturer Kenyatta Berry, and more. Attendees will have the opportunity to understand the importance of Freedom Day in an intimate and interactive setting.

Father’s Day at Georgia Aquarium

Photograph courtesy of Georgia Aquarium

Father’s Day at Georgia Aquarium
When: June 16
Where: Georgia Aquarium
Cost: $30
Details: Celebrating the everyday supermen and fatherly figures, discounted tickets for dads are available online to enjoy the underwater world and wildlife.