Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 7/1/24

Enjoy Fourth of July celebrations, live music, shopping events and more

July is finally here, which means summer is in full swing at The Works. With various opportunities to hear live music, exclusive specials, trivia, markets, kid and pet-friendly activities and more, there are so many different ways to cool off in July at the Upper Westside’s largest mixed-use gathering destination. Start the month with a bang at Your 3rd Spot for a Fourth of July celebration all week long. Jazz into July as the Thursday Night Live Music Series hosted by Chicheria Mexican Kitchen and Taste Wine Bar kicks off its weekly series on the spur. Later in the month, channel your inner Beyoncé with a Cowboy Carter-themed sip & stretch yoga class. See below for the full events lineup this month:

Your 3rd Spot: Independence Week Celebration

Monday, July 1 through Friday, July 5

Why celebrate once when you can join in on the fun all week long! From Monday, July 1 to Friday, July 5, celebrate with food, festivities, drinks, specials and more at Your 3rd Spot. Start the week off with a bang on July 1 as Your 3rd Spot honors all the hardworking hospitality heroes with a special Industry Independence Day, including $4 entry, $4 bowling games and $4 sliders. Bring your loved one out on Tuesday for July Date Night featuring two-for-one specials on Experiences Passes, bowling and more. The festivities continue as we gear up for the big celebration on July 4 with exciting performances, special menu items, live entertainment and a “Beat The Clock” special. Wrap up the exciting week with special drinks and more live entertainment throughout the night on Friday, July 5. For more information on each event, visit the events page here.

Thursday Night Live Music Series

Thursdays in July from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Jazz your way into July with a new Thursday Night Live Series hosted by Chicheria Mexican Kitchen and Taste Wine Bar. Join us every other Thursday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., starting on July 4, for live music in The Spur, located between the outdoor patios of Chicheria, Taste Wine Bar and the Chattahoochee Food Hall. Arrive early as seating is first come, first served! For more information, visit the event page.

Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming: Beach Bark Bash

Saturday, July 6 at noon

Dive into summer fun at Woof Gang’s Beach Bark Bash! On July 6 starting at noon, treat your pup to free snacks and doggie drinks, strike a pose with professional photos and join in on exciting raffles. It’s the ultimate summer party for pups and their pawrents. For more information, visit the event page.

Chattahoochee Food Works: Farmers Market

Sundays in July from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Grab your crew and check out the Farmers Market at Chattahoochee Food Works! Shop a variety of locally grown fresh produce to take home and make a gourmet meal. After shopping, grab your favorite beer from Dr. Scofflaw’s Brewing or indulge in a tasty treat from one of the many food stalls at Chattahoochee Food Works. For more information, visit https://theworksatl.com/event/cfw-farmers-market-july-7/

Sunday FUNKdays

Sundays in July from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Gather your friends and join us on Sunday afternoons for live DJ sets at The Camp from 2 to 5 p.m.! Grab a beverage from Dr. Scofflaw’s or a cocktail from Chattahoochee Food Works and pick a spot to kick back and relax. These events are free for all ages. See below for the full lineup, or for more information, visit https://theworksatl.com/event/sunday-funkday-july-7/

July 7 featuring DJ Chuck J

July 14 featuring DJ Jer Bear

July 21 featuring DJ Pharaoh Dinero

Industry Night at The Works

Mondays in July from 4 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Join The Works every Monday evening for Industry Night! Those who work in the hospitality industry are invited to make connections, have fun and enjoy exclusive specials from participating businesses around The Works. Industry Night is hosted by Your 3rd Spot, Fox Bros BBQ, Dr. Scofflaw’s Brewing, Taste Wine Bar and Market, American Axes, Fetch Park, Forum Cocktail Co. and Chattahoochee Food Works. Hours vary per business, and to receive exclusive discounts, guests must register in advance as an industry member. For more information or to register, visit https://your3rdspot.com/industry

 Chattahoochee Food Works: Georgia’s Largest Happy Hour

Tuesdays in July from 4 – 6 p.m.

Tuesday evenings after work are best spent enjoying happy hour at Chattahoochee Food Works! Stop by with your friends or colleagues for good vibes, live entertainment, delicious bites, cocktails and to learn about great deals from over 30 on-site vendors. For more information, visit https://theworksatl.com/event/cfw-happy-hour-july-2/

Happy Campers: Kids Play Series

Wednesdays in July from 10 a.m. – noon

The Works is kicking off the summer season with its complimentary Happy Campers Kids Play series! Every Wednesday this July, head to The Camp from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. and enjoy a variety of crafts and activities that are both engaging and educational for your kids. Also, don’t miss Happy Campers lunch specials at Chicheria Mexican Kitchen and Patty & Franks! These activities are best suited for kids ages three to nine. A parent or guardian must stay with each child during the program. Registration is required for these events. For more information and to register, visit https://theworksatl.com/event/happy-campers-july-3/.

Chattahoochee Food Works: Evening Indie Market

Wednesdays in July from 6 – 10 p.m.

Treat yourself to some retail therapy at the Evening Indie Market inside Chattahoochee Food Works! Bring your friends, grab your favorite beer from Dr. Scofflaw’s Brewing or a cocktail from the Center Bar and shop from a variety of local small businesses selling handcrafted goods, thrifted items and more. For more information, visit https://theworksatl.com/event/cfw-indie-market-july-3/.

Chattahoochee Food Works: Atlanta F.A.M (Fashion, Art, & Music)

Thursdays in July from 6 – 10 p.m.

Join Chattahoochee Food Works for an artist market and exciting live creative experiences every Thursday evening throughout July! Atlanta F.A.M. (fashion, art and music) invites local artists, designers and DJs to share their work and create a space where community and culture intersect. For more information or to learn how to get involved, visit https://theworksatl.com/event/atlanta-fam-july-4/.

American Axes: Trivi-Axe

Thursdays in July from 8 to 9 p.m.

Come out to American Axes every Thursday for Trivi-Axe! Bring your friends, your sharpest wit, and axe-cellent throwing skills. All three will be put to the test during a one-hour round of trivia questions and axe throwing. There is a six-person limit per team. Limited teams available. To register or for more information, visit https://theworksatl.com/event/trivi-axe-july-4/.

Summer Soul-stice

Saturdays in July from 12 – 3 p.m.

Join us on Saturdays for live music at The Camp! Grab a beer from Scofflaw and delicious bites or a fresh cocktail from Chattahoochee Food Works. Enjoy local and regional bands for the perfect weekend activity. Fun for all ages, no fee.

July 6 featuring Coley Gilchrist

July 13 featuring Cul-Da-Sonics

July 20 featuring Alex Ganno Trio

July 27 featuring Hey Dreamer

Basik Spaces Friends + Family Event

Sunday, July 14 from 1 to 6 p.m.

Summer is the perfect time to start fresh, and what better way than refreshing your home? On July 14 from 1 to 6 p.m., bring your friends and family to Basik Space’s Friends and Family event to shop all things furniture and decor. For more information, visit the https://theworksatl.com/event/basik-friends-and-family-event/. 

Chattahoochee Food Works: Martinis & Oysters

Friday, July 12 from 5 – 7 p.m.

On July 12 at 5 p.m., join us for Martinis & Oysters at Chattahoochee Food Works! When you buy a martini made with Fords Gin at Center Bar, you get three free oysters fresh from Fuzzy’s Seafood. Sip, savor and enjoy a delightful evening! For more information, visit the https://theworksatl.com/event/cfw-martinis-oysters-july-12/.

Sip & Stretch: Cowboy Carter Cool Down

Wednesday, July 17 at 6:30 p.m.

Kick off your boots and join us for a Beyoncé-themed yoga class led by Malik Khalid of Evolation Yoga! Our skilled instructor will lead you through a dynamic vinyasa flow infused with cowboy flair and Beyoncé’s empowering beats. Whether you’re a seasoned yogi or a curious beginner, this class is designed to make you feel strong, centered, and ready to rule the world! Each ticket includes one complimentary cocktail. For more information and to register, visit https://theworksatl.com/event/sip-stretch-cowboy-carter-cool-down/.

Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming: Puppy Playdate Paw-ty

Saturday, July 20 from 3 to 6 p.m.

Join the Paw-ty! Grab your four-legged friends and join us from 3 to 6 p.m. at Woof Gang for a day of socializing and fun activities! For more information visit https://theworksatl.com/event/woof-gang-puppy-playdate-paw-ty-july-20/.