Festivals for Memorial Day Weekend
Enjoy Memorial Day weekend outside at some of these great Festivals
Strawberry Stroll. Thrasher Park. Sample and buy locally grown strawberries, enjoy live music and purchase homemade goods. 5K starts at 10 a.m., registration, $25. May 25. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 1 Park Dr., Norcross. 770-448-2122. Free.
Decatur Arts Festival. Scott Park. Artists market, music performances, dance, literary arts, Children’s Art Festival on Saturday, community parade, jugglers, pony rides and more. May 24-26. Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Children’s Parade, Sat., 9:45 a.m.; kids and teen activities, Sat. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Decatur Baptist Church. 231 Sycamore St., Decatur. 404-371-9583. Free.
Atlanta Caribbean Carnival and Parade. Auburn Avenue. The parade travels from the Civic Center Marta station on West Peachtree to Auburn Avenue. Costumes, live music and food. May 25. 10 a.m.-10 p.m. 404-519-6120. Free.
Atlanta Jazz Festival. Piedmont Park. A weekend of jazz performances, kids activities and more. May 25-27. Festival, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.; KidZone, noon-6 p.m. 400 Park Dr. NE, Atlanta. 404-546-6820. Free