Stuff To Do This Weekend

FRIDAY

Michael Feinberg Quartet is in concert at The Velvet Note in Alpharetta on Friday and Saturday night. Feinberg has been a part of the New York City jazz scene for only a short while but has begun to make a name for himself as a composer, bandleader and accompanist. Playing with him is Darren Barrett a Canadian GRAMMY-Award-winning jazz trumpeter who also won the Thelonius Monk International Jazz Competition, and who currently teaches at the prestigious Berklee School of Music. Also starring Robert Boone, drummer from the Count Basie Orchestra, and a mystery celebrity pianist. See The Velvet Note site for more info. http://thevelvetnote.com/michael-feinberg/

SATURDAY

First Annual Butcher and Brew Fest at the Alley at SMK in Downtown Alpharetta. Unlimited tasting samples available for one low ticket price! Meet one-on-one with industry experts, enjoy giant jenga, cornhole, photo center and delicious food off the Big Green Egg from Chef Andy Long. Part of the proceeds will be benefiting The Drake House. From 2pm to 6pm at 3 South Main Street in Alpharetta.

Jess Goggans Band is at Matilda’s at 377 South Main in Alpharetta. Homegrown and raised in the Northeast corner of Alabama, singer/songwriter Jess Goggans puts her entire soul into her music and every ounce of her heart into every single performance. Bring your own food and drinks and enjoy a night of great live music under the stars. Seating is limited so bring a chair. Dogs on a leash are welcome.

Christmas lights are on offer at the Garden Lights, Holiday Nights featuring high-tech light displays, illuminated attractions, model trains, and restaurants at the 30-acre Atlanta Botanical Garden.

SUNDAY

Falcons watch party at Gate City Brewing in Roswell. Come together for football, local craft beer, BBQ by Carne 250, corn hole, 50/50 raffle, and trivia.  Bring 5 or more cans of food to stock the HomeStretch pantry and get a 10% discount on your Gate City tab.  Admission is FREE.  There will be a nominal charge for participation in the games.

 

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