Skyline Park at Ponce City Market

Things to do in and around Atlanta on Tuesday, Aug. 28

Make the most of your Tuesday by considering live music and a farmers market at Ponce City Market. Here’s three ideas for a fun Tuesday:

The Ponce City Farmers Market will be held at The Shed adjacent to the Beltline every Tuesday through Nov. 20.(Jenni Girtman /Atlanta Event Photography)
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Ponce City Farmers Market will be held at The Shed adjacent to the Beltline every Tuesday from 4 p.m-8 p.m through Nov. 20. Featuring produce from urban farmers, products from artisanal food makers and tastes from pop-up chefs, the producer-only market offers a shopping experience with good vibes and a unique evening hangout spot.

Visit by traversing the BeltLine or take advantage of the free hour of parking for all guests (input code FARMERS2018 in the ParkMobile app).

Ponce City Farmers Market accepts SNAP benefits (food stamps) and doubles the dollar value thanks to a partnership with Wholesome Wave Georgia.

Running through November 20th, this market is coordinated by Community Farmers Markets, a nonprofit that aims to preserve, root and grow a diverse local food culture. 4 p.m.- 8 p.m. Tuesday, The Shed adjacent to the Beltline, Atlanta.


Enjoy songs by this American gospel and soul singer. Masego. 8 p.m. Aug. 28. $27.50-$47.50. State Bank Amphitheatre at Chastain Park, 4469 Stella Drive NW, Atlanta.


A reggae singer, rapper, beatboxer, Matisyahu brings his talent to Atlanta. 8 p.m. Aug. 28-29. $40-$55. City Winery, 675 Ponce de Leon Ave. N.E., Atlanta.

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An installation of sound sculptures by internationally renowned designer Yuri Suzuki will feature ingenious, colorful sculptures that modify and transmit sound in unusual, engaging and playful ways. Through Oct. 7. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $14.50; free for ages 5 and younger. High Museum of Art, 1280 Peachtree St., Atlanta. 404-733-4400,

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