Atlanta Brunch Festival: 5 things to do this weekend in Atlanta

Several of this month's can't-miss events take place this weekend. 
From the Atlanta Brunch Festival to the beginning of Six Flag's 50th season, this isn't a good weekend to stay at home.

Trust us, you’ll regret it if you do.

UniverSoul Circus 

There are only a few more UnviverSoul Circus shows remaining in The Gold Lot of Turner Field.

Experience the thrilling variety show through Sunday.

Times vary. Through March 12. $16-$40. Gold Lot at Turner Field, 521 Capitol Ave., Atlanta.

Young the Giant 

Atlanta fans who didn't get a chance to see Young the Giant during Shaky Knees in 2016 (or, perhaps, just want to see them again can head to the Tabernacle to see the rock band on March 10.

8 p.m. March 10. $29.50 Tabernacle, 152 Luckie St., Atlanta. tabernacleatl.com.

Six Flags Opens

Six Flags Over Georgia opens for its 50th season this Saturday.

Celebrate the amusement park’s milestone by hopping on rides such as the Georgia Scorcher during opening weekend.

Times vary. Starting March 11. Prices vary. Six Flags Over Georgia, 275 Riverside Parkway Southwest, Austell. Sixflags.com/overgeorgia.

Atlanta Brunch Festival

Atlantic Station will host this year’s Atlanta Brunch Festival on Saturday.

This year’s festival will feature more than 30 restaurants, including Buttermilk Kitchen, The Shed at Glenwood, Two Urban Licks and more.

11 a.m. (VIP), Noon-5 Saturday, March 11. $65-$75. Atlantic Station, 1381 Market St., Atlanta. atlantabrunchfestival.com/

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Atlanta’s Irish community will be celebrated during the city’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Dancers, drill teams, Bagpipe and Drum Corps, floats, and more can be spotted by spectators on Saturday.

Noon-1:30 p.m. March 11. Free. Midtown Atlanta. near Woodruff Arts Center. Atlantastpats.com.