Out & About in Atlanta (Feb. 21 - 27)

2/21/2014, 12:07 p.m.
There is much to experience when you are out and about...
March 15 and 16: Kelly Rowland, Jazz In The Gardens

Through Feb. 28: “Rendering Atlanta”. Atlanta History Center, 130 W. Paces Ferry Road NW. atlantahistorycenter.com.

Now Open: “Arms Race to Embrace: James Pate’s KKK Series, Kin Killin’ Kin. A visually stimulating exhibition addressing the epidemic of gun violence in urban communities nationwide. CAU Art Galleries, Trevor Arnett Hall, 2nd floor, 223 James P. Brawley Drive. SW. Atlanta.

Now Open. “Renee Stout: Tales of the Conjure Woman Exhibition.” Preview reception 6:30 p.m. Spelman Museum of Fine Art, Spelman College. Donation: $3.


Teacher Appreciation Day. The High Museum is offering teachers and a guest free admission on these special Saturdays. Educators must bring school I.D., proof of educator status, or homeschool/non-traditional verification.  10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Feb. 22 and May 3.

The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival – The month of February. More than 60 films will be shown city-wide. Explore universal stories with Jewish themes through docudramas, romantic comedies, animated shorts, biographies and more.

UniverSoul Circus, Turner Field parking lot. Now through March 2.

ATL Short Cuts Film Screening, Top 16 films and music videos will screen at Plaza Theatre on Monday, March 3, 7:30 p.m. at the Plaza Theatre.

The Harlem Globetrotters, Philips Arena, 1 p.m. March 15.

Jazz In The Gardens, March 15-16, Jamie Foxx, Kelly Rowland, Rachelle Ferell, Anthony Hamilton, Maze feat. Frankie Beverly, Trey Songx, LL Cool J feat DJ Z-Trip, Boney Janes, Mint Condition, Stanley Clarke. Sunlife Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida. www.jazzinthegardens.com.

Southeastern Flower Show, March 15-17. Recognized as the top flower and horticultural show in the southeastern United States. For three days every winter, gardeners and flower-lovers descend upon Cobb Galleria for the show. Cobb Galleria Centre, Two Galleria Parkway. 770-989-5095

Atlanta Film Festival, March 28 – April 6. One of the largest and longest-running film festivals in the country. View over 150 films over a seven-day period. In addition to watching a wide variety of films from across the country and the world, festival goers will get to interact with filmmakers. www.atlantafilmfestival.com.