Music Venues and Concerts for Every Taste

Get ready for great concerts this summer at some of Atlanta’s hottest venues. Whether you prefer jazz, soul, rock, classical or blues, you can find the music you want to hear in this fun and hip city that’s full of the best in entertainment.

Enjoy the many outdoor live concerts taking place this summer while relaxing on a blanket or in a comfy lawn chair. If allowed, bring a picnic packed with your favorite foods and beverages to enjoy while sitting under a blue sky or bright moon.

These venues have calendars packed with well-known artists and bands that are waiting to entertain you with their amazing sounds. You will also be able to find many of Atlanta’s talented local bands at the many outdoor fairs, festivals and nightclubs around town this summer. You won’t have to travel far to find exactly what fits your musical tastes.

THE VENUES

Mable House Barnes Amphitheater
5239 Floyd Road, Mableton

  • State-of-the-art outdoor concert venue
  • Can accommodate up to 2,500 people

Ticket-holders can choose seating at tables, on terraces and on its great lawn and can often bring food, beverages, blankets and lawn chairs. Enjoy an outdoor picnic while listening to fantastic music from many well-known artists.

The Battery Atlanta

800 Battery Ave. SE, Atlanta

  • Concerts
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping
  • Amusements

Anchored by SunTrust Park, the home of the Atlanta Braves, the Battery Atlanta is a sports and entertainment mecca with entertainment all year long. Located here are some of Atlanta’s best restaurants, chefs and mixologists where guests can not only eat and drink but also shop, bowl and even ride a mechanical bull. It’s also where you can find the Georgia Power Pavilion and the Coca-Cola Roxy, a state-of-the-art venue which offers music lovers a great place to listen to a wide variety of live music artists and bands.

SunTrust Park

755 Battery Ave. SE, Atlanta

  • Home of the Atlanta Braves
  • Can accommodate 41,000 fans

SunTrust Park’s seats are designed to maximize sightlines for every guest. In addition to baseball games, the stadium also showcases live music concerts throughout the year including past performances by Jason Aldean, Def Leppard and the Pretenders.

Atlanta Botanical Garden

1345 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta

  • 30 acres of outdoor gardens
  • Cultural events and fun exhibitions

Voted one of the top 10 botanical gardens in the U.S. by USA Today, this 30-acre urban oasis also hosts Concerts in the Garden all summer long. Set down a blanket or a low-backed beach chair on the lawn, and enjoy performances by well-known artists. If you would like to dine while listening, preordered meals are available for purchase.
 

THE CALENDAR

Saturday, July 6 at 7 p.m.

Evening of Jazz

Mable House Barnes Amphitheater

An evening of great sounds featuring Boney James, Avery Sunshine and Alex Bugnon. 

$46–$86

MableHouse.org/index.php/amphitheatre

Saturday, July 13 at 7 p.m.

Jazz on the Lawn Series: Rhythm Jets

The Battery Atlanta, Georgia Power Pavilion

A high-energy jazz/world fusion rhythm and sax-driven ensemble based in Atlanta, Rhythm Jets boasts an action-packed lineup. The Jazz on the Lawn series will feature world-renowned jazz musicians on the lawn near SunTrust Park. Bring your lawn chairs, or purchase a seat or VIP table for two.

$5–$35

StJamesLiveATL.com

Thursday, July 18 after the 7:20 p.m. game

Zach Williams

SunTrust Park

This Grammy-winning Christian rock artist will play a post-game concert featuring many of his award-winning tunes.

$22–$47 (or free with game ticket)

MLB.com/braves/ballpark

Saturday, July 20 at 7 p.m.

The Gentlemen of Soul

Mable House Amphitheater

Legendary artists Peabo Bryson, Freddie Jackson and Howard Hewett will be performing your favorite hits.

$46–$96

MableHouse.org/index.php/amphitheatre

Friday, July 26 at 7:30 p.m.

The John Butler Trio with Trevor Hall

Atlanta Botanical Garden

Enjoy this Australian roots/rock band led by guitarist and vocalist John Butler and Trevor Hall, a singer-songwriter and guitarist.

$62.50–$64.50 (higher for VIP Meet and Greet)

AtlantaBG.org/concerts-in-the-garden

Saturday, Aug. 10 at 7 p.m.

Jazz on the Lawn Series: Steve Cole

The Battery Atlanta, Georgia Power Pavilion

Saxophonist Steve Cole is one of the most celebrated players in contemporary jazz. The Jazz on the Lawn series will feature world-renowned jazz musicians on the lawn near SunTrust Park. Bring your lawn chairs, or purchase a seat or VIP table for two.

$5–$35

StJamesLiveATL.com

Friday, Aug. 16 at 9 p.m.

21 Savage

The Battery Atlanta/Coca-Cola Roxy

Get ready to be entertained by 21 Savage, a rapper, songwriter and record producer based in Atlanta.

$66–$424

CocaColaRoxy.com

Saturday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m.

An Evening of Soul

Mable House Barnes Amphitheater

Featuring Jeffery Osbourne, a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter, musician and lyricist; and Jody Watley, a singer, songwriter, record producer and artist whose music crosses genres including pop, R&B, jazz, dance and electronic soul.

$46–$96

MableHouse.org/index.php/amphitheatre

Saturday, Aug. 17 at 7:30 p.m.

Melissa Etheridge

Atlanta Botanical Garden

Rock along with Melissa Etheridge, a Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter, guitarist and activist. 

$61–$63

AtlantaBG.org/concerts-in-the-garden

Sunday, Sept. 1 after the 5:10 p.m. game

Steve Aoki

SunTrust Park

Nominated for a Grammy Award and multiple Billboard Awards, Steve Aoki is consistently named one of the top DJs in the world. All four of his albums have reached the Top 10. He will be performing at the post-game concert.

$20 (or free with game ticket)

MLB.com/braves/ballpark