Yes, we’ve seen the weather forecast. You would never guess this is the first weekend of spring with the cold temperatures and rain. However, Sunday will be warmer at 62 degrees and maybe some breaks in the weather. If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, there are a number of things worth your time – both outdoors and in.

The Blue Grassroots Music & Arts Festival returns to Stone Mountain Village this Saturday and Sunday, March 23-24. The Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces has partnered with Stone Mountain Village to present a unique, early Spring celebration of music and art. This two-day event will feature bluegrass music by local bands, street jams, dancing, local food trucks/vendors and 150 artisans from around the region. Admission to this event is free. For more, visit

For some indoor fun, Saturday, March 23,  is the last day to celebrate the first birthday of LEGOLAND Discovery Center at Phipps Plaza in Buckhead with theme builds, giveaways, activities, crafts and more. Visit

There’s only a few more days to check out The Atlanta Fair at Turner Field’s grey lot, 655 Central Ave.. The fair closes March 30, so head over for for rides, games and activities. The nightly fair will feature the Double Sky Wheel, the new Flying Dutchman, a carousel, Ring of Fire Rollercoaster and midways games and food. Hours are 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon to 11 p.m. on Saturdays and 1 to 11 p.m. on Sundays. Admission is free for children 2 and under; $5 for those 12 and up ($8 on Saturdays after 6 p.m.). Midway rides, games and food not included in ticket price. For more visit

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Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.