5 Atlanta events you won’t want to miss: June 27-July 3

A throwback dance, soccer, and Zac Brown Band
Zac Brown Band
Zac Brown Band

Photograph courtesy of Zac Brown Band

Zac Brown Band with One Republic
Where: Suntrust Park
When: June 30 at 6:30
Cost: $26-$638
Details: Summertime in the South means sweet tea, fried chicken, and days at the lake. And on the speakers? Zac Brown Band is a must-have. The Zac Brown Band is kicking off their summer tour in Atlanta before hopping around the country until the end of October, ending with their last performance overseas in London. Grab some PBR and get ready for a perfect way to reign in the Fourth of July this year.

Fanny Pack Friday ‘80s and ‘90s Dance Party
Where: Venkman’s
When: June 29, doors at 9 p.m., show at 10 p.m.
Cost: $10-25
Details: It’s hard not to love the ‘80s and ‘90s, even if some of the looks were cringe-worthy in retrospect. But there is one thing most people can agree on: the music is undeniably dance-worthy. Grab your scrunchies and neon fanny packs and take a trip back in time for this dance party at Venkman’s.

The First Music in Cinema Film Fest
Where: Synchronicity Theatre
When: June 30, 3:30-11 p.m.
Cost: $10-25
Details: Atlanta’s film industry seems to get all the headlines these days, but the city has always been a hub for emerging musicians. The MIC marries film with music in the first ever film festival celebrating all ranges of music in independent films, whether it be music videos, music documentaries, or any other film related to the art of music. Grab some popcorn and put on your dancing shoes for an evening of screen watching and toe-tapping.

Atlanta United vs. Orlando City
Where: Mercedes-Benz Stadium
When: June 30, 7 p.m.
Cost: $25-275+
Details: Hopefully you’ve done laundry since last weekend because it’s time to don your five stripes jersey once again. On the ballot for June 30 is Atlanta United vs. Orlando City. With a tie from the last game and an overall trend of wins so far in the season, there’s a lot to be hope for with this home game. The next two games are away so make sure to snag tickets this weekend if you need a non-World Cup soccer fix.

WonderRoot’s Artist and Maker Market
Where: The Shed at Ponce City Market
When: June 1, noon-6 p.m.
Cost: Free
Details: Pop into Ponce City Market for WonderRoot’s Artist and Maker Market, which offers expansive rows of local artisans selling their crafts. From handmade jewelry to soaps and lotions, this market supports local creatives as well and gives you a fun way to spend a Sunday afternoon.