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Canned craft beer brings convenience to summer drinking

Who wants craft beer in bottles? Bottles let in light, which is bad for beer. Cans are easier to chill, and they pack well for hikes, pools, and floats.

The Old Reliable SweetWater 420 in cans? For fans of Atlanta’s intown behemoth brewer, it’s about time. Also in cans: Its IPA.

The Adventurers Terrapin calls its new Hi-5 IPA “a whitecap on an ocean wave.” We just call it refreshing. Also in cans: RecreationAle.

The Purists This lager, like all of Marietta’s Red Hare brews, has been in a can from the get-go. Also in cans: Its brown ale, its IPA.

The Arrivistes Coming soon: this light blonde ale from Statesboro’s new Eagle Rock Brewing. Also in cans: A lemon-lime hefeweizen.

Georgia Jams

The perfect playlist can complete a summer. Here is a summer playlist made up of Georgia artists ranging from The Zach Brown Band to B.o.B.

Outdoor dinner tips from the author of Picture Perfect Parties

Southerners love to entertain outdoors. Chef-owner Billy Allin of Cakes & Ale and his wife, Kristin, have the perfect garden for a soiree, set on two acres in Decatur. For an intimate party, Allin crafted a menu of fresh-picked ingredients. Annett Joseph, stylist and author of Picture Perfect Parties, created a sophisticated but relaxed table, where family and friends clinked glasses and dined in the fading sun.

Summer hacks

The summer means heat, mosquitoes, and sunburn. What can you do to thwart the season's attempt to bring you down?

Summer nights are perfect for outdoor concerts

I’ve only walked out of one outdoor concert. The city’s amphitheaters are one of the things I love best about my adopted hometown, and I have long maintained that you can enjoy practically any concert under the stars.

Beat the summer heat with frozen sweet treats

Summer heat leaves you craving a cool treats, but where should you go to get the the frozen finest? Here are four local picks.

Beat the summer heat with frozen treats

Ice cream, frozen yogurt, frozen custard, and gelato—we've got four local picks for frosty treats guaranteed to help you cool off.

The ‘Hooch How-To

Some of us only associate Chattahoochee with a corny country song, so it’s easy to forget one of the country’s oldest and most stable rivers runs right through our city.

Summer’s best bets: Things to do in June

In June, Katy Perry pays a visit to Philips Arena, Decatur brings the beach to Atlanta, and the usually dead-silent Oakland Cemetery will be filled with sound.

Summer’s best bets: Things to do in July

Independence Day is the highlight holiday of the summer, but July in Atlanta will feature much more than fireworks with events like the Virginia-Highland zombie pub, and the Atlanta Street Food Festival slated for the month.

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