Jul 28, 2014
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Suggestions for a Rainy Labor Day

The forecast doesn't look good for grilling out. Here are some suggestions for how to spend the day in and around Buckhead.

Suggestions for a Rainy Labor Day


The forecast for Labor Day looks dicey, with a 50-50 chance of thunderstorms. Patch has some suggestions in case your cookout plans get rained out.


If you’re an early bird, you might beat the rain and get in a workout at the Big Peach Sizzler 10KYou can register at the start line, at the Chamblee MARTA Lot #1 starting at 6:00 a.m.

If a 5k is your more your speed, run the Action Dash 5k in Piedmont Park to support Action Ministries.

Get some Culture

offers free admission to museums for active duty military members and their family members.

The participating museums in Atlanta include:

Get Down

WRFG's 27th Annual Labor Day Blues BBQ will be at the in Midtown. The event runs 1-9 p.m. Tickets are $20 at the door.

Pretend You're in the Tropics

OK, you might get rained on, but you can enjoy Caribbean bands, food, arts, and kiddie rides at the Atlanta Caribbean Festival at Atlanta Silverbacks Park, 3200 Atlanta Silverbacks Way , starting at noon. Entry is $10.

Catch a Flick

Go see a movie at the or the at Phipps. Our Patch reviewer says

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