City of South Fulton Celebrates Return of Popular Outdoor Venue;
Several Music Festivals and Performances Scheduled for Summer and Fall
SOUTH FULTON, Ga. – August 1, 2023 – The City of South Fulton Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) today announced the reopening of its popular Wolf Creek Amphitheater, which has several live music events slated for August and September. Kicking off a new season in the beautiful outdoor amphitheater is the A-Town Music Festival on Saturday, August 5, followed by the Atlanta Funk Fest Friday, August 18, and Saturday, August 19. On Saturday, September 9, the venue will welcome award-winning artist Charlie Wilson and special guest, Tank.
“The Wolf Creek Amphitheater is a world-class outdoor event venue and a favorite amongst both Atlanta locals and visitors,” said Kathryn Earley, tourism manager for the City of South Fulton CVB. “We are excited to officially welcome a new season of live outdoor music in South Fulton, and look forward to several incredible performances already on the calendar.”
Details on the newly announced Wolf Creek Amphitheater events are as follows:
A-Town Music Fest (Saturday, August 5) – Headlined by renowned Atlanta-born rapper T.I., the A-Town Music Fest will bring together music artists and enthusiastic fans to celebrate 50 years of hip-hop. Attendees will experience the passion and heart of rap music as expressed through some of Atlanta’s most celebrated talents. Gates open at 3 p.m. and the show will begin at 5 p.m. Tickets are currently available with prices beginning at $65. For more information or to purchase tickets, click here.
Atlanta Funk Fest (Friday, August 18 and Saturday, August 19) – The Wolf Creek Amphitheater is welcoming back the popular Atlanta Funk Fest for the first time since the pandemic. Performers include R&B singers and songwriters Jazmine Sullivan, Ella Mai, Keith Sweat and others. Friday’s showing will begin at 7 p.m. and Saturday will begin at 5 p.m. Single-day passes start at $85. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit the Funk Fest Tour website.
Charlie Wilson with Special Guest Tank (Saturday, September 9) – American singer-songwriter Charlie Wilson will perform with special guest Tank on September 9. An award-winning performer, Wilson was once the frontman for the R&B/funk group “The Gap Band,” with hits such as “You Dropped a Bomb on Me” and “Early in the Morning.” Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and the show will follow at 7 p.m. Tickets start at $65 and can be purchased here.
The Wolf Creek Amphitheater, located at 3025 Merk Road, is a world-class outdoor event venue. Situated on a 435-acre wooded site, the venue provides the perfect location for outdoor live music concerts, plays, performances and festivals. More information about the Wolf Creek Amphitheater can be found here.
For more information on the South Fulton Convention & Visitor Bureau, call 470-809-7700 or visit VisitSoFu.com. For updates on everything in South Fulton, follow them on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.
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About the City of South Fulton CVB:
Located just 15 minutes south of Atlanta, the City of South Fulton is a relatively new and burgeoning city comprised of more than 100,000 residents. Home to the newest tennis courts in the Southeast, the City also features a variety of arts, entertainment and outdoor activities, including the Wolf Creek Amphitheater, Southwest Arts Center, and Boat Rock Bouldering. With a prime location allowing easy access to the world’s busiest airport, the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the City of South Fulton is also near many other fun, affordable attractions across Downtown Atlanta. Responsible for driving and supporting tourism marketing efforts for the City of South Fulton itself, the City of South Fulton Convention & Visitors Bureau also encompasses the neighboring areas of Cascade, Sandtown, and Red Oak which collectively offer big-city amenities combined with the charm of a small Southern community.