There's never a shortage of festivals in Atlanta but this one will have you wanting to return every year!
You haven't tasted real barbecue until you've visited the South. Venture down to Atlanta on August 14 and 15, 2015 for the Atlanta Bar-B-Q Festival. Take a break from the standard restaurants to taste foods from down-home cooks with flair.
This festival in Atlanta invites everyone who has a great barbecue recipe. Choice meats of beer or most commonly pork slow cooked in huge smokers or directly on the grill is common, so it's a great idea to visit both days to taste everything available.
If you don't know how to barbecue then this is the time to learn from the experts. Demonstrations abound during this festival, so be there to learn from the best. From complementary spices to cooking temperatures, there's a definite art to barbecuing that must be mastered to render the meat delicious.
With all the things to do in Atlanta you'll want to spend more than just a weekend in this Southern city. Book your stay at the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center by visiting our website. The Lenox Station is only a block from our hotel, so meet your friends there to take the MARTA over to to the free shuttles waiting to whisk you away to Atlantic Station with time to spare. With music and food at the festival, our hotel will be a quiet reprieve on vacation.