The play's the thing this weekend, as "I Ought To Be in Pictures" ends its run at ART Station. There are also organized bike rides and hiking, a look at classic cars, and Friday fun at the Rock (Stone Mountain, of course).
"I Ought To Be In Pictures"
When: Friday, Aug. 17-Saturday, Aug. 18, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Aug. 19, 3 p.m.
Where: ART Station, 5384 Manor Dr, 30083
Why go: Support ART Station by seeing a Neil Simon play. Note: Cost for adults is $25; seniors and students, $21.
See also: "I Ought to be in Pictures" on the Patch calendar.
Friday Deals at Stone Mountain Park
When: Each Friday through August 24
Where: Stone Mountain Park
Why go: Kids free - Kids ages 3-11 receive one free All-Attractions Adventure Pass ($22 value) with the purchase of a full price Adult Adventure Pass. Coupon valid for up to 6 people. You must visit the site here to print the coupon, which you'll bring to the main ticket plaza.
Bring a friend free: Mountain Members and Mountain Members PLUS passholders get to bring a guest and receive one free All-Attractions Adventure Pass at no additional cost. You'll have to print the coupon here and bring it to the main ticket plaza with your Mountain Membership ID.
When: Saturday, Aug. 18, 5-8 p.m.
Where: Stone Mountain Village
Why go: Classic cars never go out of style.
See also: The attached PDF of "Nan's News" by Stone Mountain city council member Nan Nash for other August events.
Family Bike Ride
When: Saturday, August 18, 8–9 a.m. (ride lasts 60-90 minutes).
Where: Leave from Aztec Cycles, 901 Main Street, Stone Mountain Village.
Why go: Quality time with the family while getting some exercise, too.
Davidson-Arabia Nature Preserve Hikes with Ranger Robby
When: Sunday, Aug. 19, 8-10 a.m.
Where: Davidson-Arabia Nature Preserve, 3787 Klondike Rd., Lithonia
Why go: Start the first day of the week off right with exercise in a beautiful natural setting, for free.