- Heritage Sandy Springs Beer Fest
Back for its second year, the Beer Fest, on the Sandy Springs Society Entertainment Lawn at Heritage Green, will feature over 70 international, American and local beers, food and live music. Must be over 21. No outside food or drinks and no pets. $25 in advance, $35 at the door for beer tasting and souvenir pint glass. Food and non-alcoholic beverages available at extra cost. 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday.
- Bela Fleck and Bruce Hornsby
Fan of bluegrass won’t want to miss this concert at Chastain Park featuring not only banjo star and Bela Fleck with the Flecktones, but also Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers. 7 p.m., Friday.
- North Springs Charter High School Football
Don’t miss a preview of 2011 North Springs varsity football season with the Jamboree game featuring North Springs at home against Wheeler High School. 7:30 p.m., Friday.
- Comedians Scott Thompson and Kevin McDonald
Founding members Scott Thompson and Kevin McDonald, of the influential sketch comedy group and television show, Kids in the Hall, will be at The Punchline tonight and Saturday night. Visit the website for showtimes and ticket prices.
- Mary Chapin Carpenter with Shawn Colvin
Bringing her country/folk/pop music to Chastain Park, Mary Chapin Carpenter will be joined by folk singer/songwriter Shawn Colvin. 7:30 p.m., Saturday.
- Comedian Thai Rivera
Blending sarcasm and charm, comedian Thai River appears at The Punchline, Sunday night. Visit the website for showtimes and ticket prices.