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The Weekend Guide

the symphony crack orchestra!

Just relapse.

ROCK
Overdose
What:
The Mad Violinist (hear his strings on Lupe Fiasco and Nicki Minaj hits) and The Symphony Crack Orchestra, along with badass DJ Mayhem, put on one epic show.
Why: Terminal West’s superior sound and lighting.
When: Sat., 9 p.m.
Where: King Plow Arts Center, 887 W. Marietta St. NW, std. c, Westside. Tickets ($10) at ticketfly.com.

CLEAN
EcoDenizen
What:
Take your own containers (or buy them at the ecofriendly boutique) to fill up on natural laundry detergent, all-purpose and glass cleaners, and dish soap from the refill station (it’s cheaper, too).
Why: Stick around and browse green goods like Rewined candles, Potting Shed windowsill gardens, Mad Mats rugs, and Recycoolers.
When: Tues.-Sat., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 999 Peachtree St. NE, ste. 180, Midtown (678-705-9880).

TASTE
Atlanta Street Food Festival
What:
The city’s best trucks (Yumbii, The Pup Truck, Yum Yum Cupcake, Nana G’s Chicken & Waffles) and favorite beer (SweetWater) congregate in Piedmont Park for a day of grazing.
Why: Tunes from Dwight Raby, Southland Romeo, Abby Wren and What It Is, and more.
When: Sat., noon-8:30 p.m.
Where: Enter on Charles Allen Dr. NE, at 10th St., Midtown. Info at 404-888-9348. Tickets ($10.50) at atlantastreetfoodfestival.com.

GIVE
The Esther Project
What:
College student Anna Westbury’s original artwork benefits trafficked victims through Wellspring Living.
Why: “Trophy Wife,” “Missing Person,” and “For Such a Time as This” look best as a set.
When: Until Westbury raises $5,000 for the cause.
Where: Available at etsy.com, $50 each; $120 for three.

Photo: Courtesy of The Symphony Crack Orchestra

LOCATIONS
999 Peachtree St NE
ste 180
Atlanta, GA 30309
678-705-9880
Atlanta Street Food Festival
Charles Allen Dr NE
@ 10th St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
887 W Marietta St NW
King Plow Arts Center, std c
Atlanta, GA 30318
404-876-5566
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