Grateful Dead Rockers Coming to Area
Though the band has been broken up since 1995, bassist Phil Lesh and guitarist Bob Weir are still going strong.
It’s Thursday and you’ve got no idea what to do this weekend.
Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got some of the best bets for your done-with-work-outta-here time. Check out our picks and feel free to add your own in the comments.
1. Spring Pilgrams Manor Cummunity Yard Sale
Where/When: Highway 5 South 4.8 miles south of Interstate 20, Friday and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Why Go: All types of items will be for sale: children's clothing, household items, furniture, TVs and more. For more information, contact William Pratt at 678-595-6118.
Pricing: Free to go, item prices vary
2. Spring Break at Six Flags
Where/When: 275 Riverside Parkway Southwest in Austell; Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday through Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Why Go: There will be live concerts, including Secondhand Serenade and Parachute, other entertainment, rides and more.
From April 4 to 8, season pass holders will have an opportunity to ride select roller coasters one hour before the park opens. Early riding time starts at 9:30 a.m. and ends when the park opens at 10:30 a.m.
3. April Fool's Day at the Powder Springs Library
Where/When: 4181 Atlanta Street, starting at 4 p.m.
Why Go: Funny stories and silly songs will be shared with school-age children. For more information, call 770-439-3600.
4. The Grateful Dead's Phil Lesh and Bob Weir
Where/When: Fabulous Fox Theatre at 660 Peachtree Street Northeast, Sunday at 7 p.m.
Why Go: Though the Grateful Dead has been broken up since Jerry Garcia's death in 1995, original members Phil Lesh, a bassist, and guitarist Bob Weir are still going strong.
Pricing: $83 to $205. For tickets, click here.
Where/When: West Cobb Senior Center at 4915 Dallas Highway in Powder Springs, Friday from 2 to 4 p.m.
Why Go: Roll the dice. Hope you win!
Pricing: Free. Register by calling 770-528-8200