The Weekend Guide

munich on marietta street oktoberfest!

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Munich on Marietta Street

What: Say guten Tag to a new Oktoberfest tradition, spanning six themed (over-the-top) indoor/outdoor spaces with live German music, games, and ridiculousness.
Why: Excessive amounts of German brewskis (in reusable one- and two-liter beer boots) and food you can’t pronounce.
When: Thru Oct. 30. Sat., noon-midnight; Sun., noon-9 p.m.
Where: Der Biergarten, 300 Marietta St., Downtown (404-521-2728).

Polished & Primped Grand Opening Party
What: Feel free to skip the mani — the boutique’s hooking you up with a free one. 
Why: Snacks, drinks, DJ, and giveaways from Blank jeans, Hanky Panky, and Lovers + Friends.
When: Tonight, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Where: 950 W. Peachtree St., ste. 245, Midtown (404-879-0500). R.S.V.P. to events@polishedandprimpedatl.com. More info online at facebook.com

Smallcakes: a Cupcakery
What: Give a Southern welcome to the famed Kansas City shop (as seen on Cupcake Wars and The View) and its hot fudge sundae, caramel crunch, and campfire s’mores delicacies. 
Why: Proceeds from the Charity 4-Packs (you can mix and match the flavors) benefit local nonprofits (Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta Humane Society) today and Fri.
When: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: 2955 Peachtree Rd., Buckhead (404-846-9960).

Super Duper Peridot Tent Sale
What: Souper Jenny provides the eats while Peridot Distinctive Gifts sells furniture, decorative pieces, linens, glassware, jewelry, and more for up to 75 percent off. 
Why: The first 25 people get free grub (starting today at 11:30 a.m.).
When: Today & Fri., 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 514 E. Paces Ferry Rd., Buckhead (404-261-7028).

Burnaway Fundraiser

What: The nonprofit mag puts the “art” in “party” with dance, music, and theater performances; food trucks; limited-edition artwork; and plenty of surprise elements in an old film studio.
Why: Affordable pieces by Lloyd Benjamin, Kevin Byrd, Linda Costa, and more.
When: Sat., 8 p.m.-midnight.
Where: 10 Krog St., Cabbagetown. Tickets ($7-$10) online at burnaway.org

Photo: Courtesy of Der Biergarten 

Burnaway Fundraiser
10 Krog St NE
Atlanta, GA 30316
Smallcakes: a Cupcakery
2955 Peachtree Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30305
Peridot Distinctive Gifts
514 E Paces Ferry Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
Polished & Primped
950 W Peachtree St NW
ste 245
Atlanta, GA 30309
Der Biergarten
300 Marietta St NW
Atlanta, GA 30313