• Sweetwater 420 Fest

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    Sweetwater 420 Fest

    April 21 - 23 • Atlanta
    More than 40 bands, four stages and four sets by Athens, Georgia's Widespread Panic - all in a weekend's work at SweetWater 420 Fest in Centennial Olympic Park.
  • 21st Annual Bear on the Square Mountain Festival

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    21st Annual Bear on the Square Mountain Festival

    April 22 & 23 • Dahlonega
    Bring your stringed instrument and be prepared to join in during the authentic Appalachian festival featuring music, dance, storytelling, traditional mountain crafts and more.
  • Georgia String Band Festival

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    Georgia String Band Festival

    April 28 & 29 • Calhoun
    The annual gathering at Harris Arts Center includes an opening concert, numerous competitions and the Gordon County Fiddlers' Convention.
  • Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival

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    Little Roy & Lizzy Music Festival

    May 4 - 6 • Lincolnton
    Multi-instrumentalist Little Roy Lewis, from the legendary Lewis Family bluegrass dynasty, and Lizzy Long, host their fifth annual festival in Elijah Clark State Park with guests including the Oak Ridge Boys, Connie Smith, Rhonda Vincent & the Rage and many more.
  • Shaky Beats Music Festival

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    Shaky Beats Music Festival

    May 5 - 7 • Atlanta
    After a much-lauded debut in 2016, the three-day weekend of electronic, indie and hip-hop music returns to Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park.
  • Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival

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    Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival

    May 6 • Thomson
    In the 24th annual celebration of its native son, Thomson hosts a day of blues and roots music in a beautiful rural setting.
  • Shaky Knees Music Festival

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    Shaky Knees Music Festival

    May 12 -14 • Atlanta
    Celebrating its fifth anniversary, Shaky Knees Music Festival presents more than 60 headliners and up-and-coming bands in Centennial Park.

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Rabun County Music Festival

Rabun County Music Festival

June - August • Clayton
The annual series features performances by artists including the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Joe Gransden & His Big Band at Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School's 600-seat Rearden Theatre.

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