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Tunes from the Tombs

Presented by:
Oakland Cemetery
Oakland Cemetery

Saturday from 1 to 8 p.m.


Event Description

Historic Oakland Foundation presents this third annual "Tunes from the Tombs" music festival at Oakland Cemetery. This fundraising event features musicians performing in and among Oakland's extraordinary monuments, mausoleums and renowned gardens. All genres of music will be represented: rock, folk, Americana, jazz, classical and everything in between. To soothe your spirits, "Tunes from the Tombs" will have plenty of beer and wine, including the new beergarden for 2014 with DJ Phiasco 2.0 spinning vinyl from the '50s, '60s and '70s Local Atlanta food trucks will be serving a variety of tasty festival fare, and festival attendees can also take a complimentary guided mini-tour, or have their fortunes read by Robyn Avalon. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets or lawn chairs, but no coolers, outside food and beverages, or pets are allowed. Parking is available for $5 at the Grady Health Systems Parking Lot on Grant Street, and in the Oakland Cemetery Parking Lot. In keeping with Historic Oakland Foundation’s green initiative, festival attendees are encouraged to ride MARTA to the King Memorial Station.

Wasted Potential Brass Band
Smooth Hound Smith
Julea and Her Dear Johns
Atlanta Sacred Harp Singers
Villain Family
Blacktop Rockets
Secondhand Swagger
Ghost Riders Car Club
Big Boss Man
Tribute (Celebration of the Allman Brothers Band)
and others!

Ticket Information

Adults: $10 adv
Children (ages 3 to 12): $5 adv
Children (under 2): Free!

Venue Information

Oakland Cemetery
248 Oakland Ave. SE
Atlanta, GA 30312
Phone: 404-688-2107

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