Atlanta Happenings: Grant Park Summer Shade Festival, LUDAFAMDAY and More!

Here’s a few exciting Atlanta Happenings coming your way including LUDAFAMDAY, The Grant Park Summer Shade Festival and more!

The Grant Park Conservancy has released the music performer lineup and schedule for the 15th annual Grant Park Summer Shade Festival that takes place in Atlanta’s oldest park next weekend, Saturday, August 26th and Sunday, August 27th.

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Presented by and benefiting the Grant Park Conservancy, the 2017 Grant Park Summer Shade Festival is open to all ages and free to attend. In addition to the impressive music lineup, this year’s festival will also have an expansive artist market, a Kids Zone, a 5K run, a diverse selection of local food trucks, Monday Night Brewing craft beer, Bold Rock Cider, and Frida Kahlo Tequila and Status Vodka cocktails and more. Additionally, tickets are now available for the exclusive Beacon Atlanta VIP Lounge. Attendees are invited to relax in a private pavilion, and enjoy complimentary food from Love, Eat, Local and premium wines, Monday Night Brewing craft beer, and the Signature Summer Shade Cocktail. Guests are also invited to enjoy private, air-conditioned restrooms, misting stations, lounge seating, and a souvenir cup.  Both single day and weekend VIP tickets are available for purchase at www.summershadefestival.org/vip/.

 

OFFICIAL PRO PLAYERS IS HOSTING THE ULTIMATE VIEWING PARTY OF THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED  BOXING FIGHT:  MAYWEATHER VS. McGREGOR 
Everyone is invited to watch the fight with NFL Friends of Official Pro Players Founder Former Pro Bowl San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears star Walt Harris , Green Bay Packers Kennard Backman, Jacksonville Jaguars Julius Williams, Pittsburgh Steelers Anthony Smith, Carolina Panthers Brandon Lang, San Diego Chargers Leander Jordan and more celebrities to be announced!
WHEN: SATURDAY AUGUST 26, 2017 9PM-1AM
RED CARPET: 9PM-10PM  PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES WITH CELEBRITIES
WHERE: West Side Cultural Center 760 10TH ST ATLANTA 30318
For tickets, sponsorship visit https://www.officialproplayers.com/events

 

MASTER P AND TINY HARRIS SET TO HOST PRESS CONFERENCE ON NEW JOINT VENTURE, “GLOBAL MIXED GENDER BASKETBALL PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE”… TOMORROW!!

Businessman, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Music, and Television Mogul “Master P” Miller, owner of the New Orleans Gators along with businesswoman, music and TV star Tameka “Tiny” Harris, first female owner of GMGB professional basketball team Atlanta Heirs, are coming together to make an historic announcement, Thursday, August 17, 2017, 1pm at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, GA.
For more information, visit the website at www.globalmixedgenderbasketball.com

 

 

LUDACRIS TEAMS WITH REP. VALENCIA STOVALL TO ANNOUNCE FIRST ANNUAL ATLANTA “LUDAFAMDAY”
State Rep. Valencia Stovall (D-Forrest Park), in conjunction with the Ludacris Foundation and AmbitiousX will hold a press conference announcing the LUDAFAMDAY unity celebration on Thursday, August 17, 2017.  The press conference will be held from 12 pm to 1 pm at the Georgia State Capitol (South Wing).  This 1 day event will take place during the 2017 LUDADAY Charity Weekend and will feature live performances from artists, free attractions, health screenings, kids zone and much more.

Please visit www.Ludafamday.com to preregister for this amazing unity celebration. LUDAFAMDAY on Saturday September 2, 2017 at Turner Field.