The Weekend Guide

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Shadows of Doubt
Cabaret dance intertwines with Cirque-style acrobatics in D’Air Aerial Dance Theatre’s high-energy, thought-provoking performance.
Why: A pre-show speakeasy with Prohibition-inspired cocktails and live tunes by Nicolette Emanuelle.
When: Fri. & Sat., 7-10 p.m.
Where: 575 Boulevard SE, Grant Park (404-622-3247). Tickets (students, $20; general admission, $25; VIP couches, $200) at ticketleap.com.

Atlanta Happenings
Get a rundown of the best openings, sales, exhibits, pop-ups, and more in your city with our new Happenings feature on our spiffed-up site.
Why: Pad thai takeout and Law & Order reruns have dominated your social schedule long enough.
When: Every day.
Where: Below the fold at dailycandy.com.

Beer Garden Summer Kickoff
The Oakhurst Garden provides scenery for suds tastings by Red Brick Brewing Company, Twain’s, Wild Heaven, and more; plus Farm Burger sliders, local band The Grits, and live and silent auctions to support the Wylde Center.
Why: VIPs get a happy hour with libations from bartender extraordinaire Paul Calvert, Cakes & Ale apps, and a private garden tour.
When: Sat., 5:30 p.m.
Where: 435 Oakview Rd., Decatur. Tickets (regular admission, $30; VIP, $60) at brownpapertickets.com.

Our Editors’ Favorite Finds
Check out the apps, online sales, and shops we’re ogling this week.
Why: Hardbound artwork, a pop virtuoso, and virtual streaking are where it’s at.
When: You wanna branch out (and stay in) at the exact same time.
Where: The new DailyCandy site, of course.

Marty Mason Collected Home & Savvy Snoot Summer Sale
It’s time to pull the trigger on that console/coffee table/armchair with 30 percent off everything in Savvy Snoot and Marty Mason furniture, plus 50 percent off warehouse goods, and 20 percent off special orders.
Why: Margaritas and grub on Sat. (10 a.m.-6 p.m.) fuel the hunt.
When: Fri.-June 30. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 1080 Brady Ave., West Midtown (404-355-1399).

The Return of Symphony Crack
If you missed the mind-blower last year, see the orchestral band with The Mad Violinist at the helm bring down the house with DJ Restless and local, electro-hip-hop newbies Skymatic.
Why: Get addicted.
When: Sat., 9 p.m.
Where: Vinyl, 1374 W. Peachtree St., Midtown (404-885-1365). Tickets ($10) at ticketalternative.com.

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Photo: Aldridge Murrell / Courtesy of D’Air 

575 Boulevard SE
Atlanta, GA 30312
1080 Brady Ave NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
Oakhurst Community Garden
435 Oakview Rd
Decatur, GA 30030
1374 W Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA 30309