Here's a sampler of events this weekend in the Decatur-Avondale Estates area. For more activities, check out our Events calendar.
CORE Performance Company. CORE Performance Companykicks off its 27th
season in Decatur with two performances of new and original contemporary dance works
on Friday and Saturday at the Decatur High School
Performing Arts Center. Events begin both nights at 8 p.m. Works include "still" by Artistic Director Sue Schroeder;
"Web" by guest artist Becky Valls; and "Monochrome in Black, White,
and Gray" by company members. Tickets are free, required, and can be reserved at: https://coredance.secure.force.com/ticket/#details_a0SA000000CQBxfMAH
The Atlanta Arts Renaissance. This showcase of musicians, poets,
and visual artists is brought to you by the Umbrella Agency Inc. and the
Salt and Light Truth Center. The theme for this show, Spittin' G.R.I.T.S (Gifts Right Into The Soul), includes
a full lineup of talented poets, singers, and musicians. The featured visual artist, REN, will display original paintings as well. Advance tickets are $10 and available for purchase online.
Live music. At Eddie's Attic, Carolina Story (7:30 p.m.) and Chinua Hawk (9:30) on
Friday; Geoff Achison & The Souldiggers (7 p.m.) and An Evening With Aoife O'Donovan (10) on Saturday; Cowboy Envy (5 p.m.) on Sunday. At Kavarna, Chris Edmonds Band at 8:30 p.m. Saturday and Sin at 5:30 p.m. Sunday. At Big Tex Cantina, Terry Flynn Band on Friday and Cedar Hill for
bluegrass brunch on Sunday.