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The Best May Events Around Smyrna

May is blooming like the jonquils. The South sings in the spring! There’s events all over Smyrna and Atlanta designed to get you out of the house to see what’s cookin’ during this, the most beautiful time of the year.

These are the best May events around Smyrna!


Ring in the spring at one of Smyrna’s fabulous food trucks. Food Truck Tuesdays is organized each week by the City of Smyrna. Cobb Co.’s Office of Travel and Tourism invites you to “enjoy the offerings from a weekly gathering of quality mobile gourmet trucks and a bit of sweet mixed in and music, too.”

What a blast! Food trucks roll in every Tuesday at Taylor-Brawner Park, May 1st through September 25th.


Some people wait all year for the Atlanta BBQ Festival. Find out which parts of the pig taste best. (Protip: they all taste pretty good with enough barbeque sauce). The Fest showcases the South's best BBQ cooking and beverages, plus live music and an interactive children's area.


Their VIP Hogs and Hops Session is all inclusive: all you care to taste samples of over 50 beers, wines, cider and food from 20 of Atlanta’s coolest BBQ joints.


When the weather gets warmer, it’s time for baseball! SunTrust Park Tours are offered year-round and begin at the Right Field Gate. Check out the Braves’ new digs and get an up-close-and-personal look at one of Atlanta’s newest sports venues.

Smorga M., in town all the way from California, gives SunTrust 5 stars on Yelp: “I really wanted to dislike this place and the fans but I am happy to say I couldn't dislike it at all! Fun ballpark, good food choices with great customer service throughout the entire place.”

The month of May doesn’t get any merrier than it does here in Atlanta. Enjoy the best May events around Smyrna!

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