#speeddating | Here’s what to do in Atlanta this week

From speed dating to hip-hop, there’s plenty to enjoy in Atlanta this week. Read on for a rundown of ideas to fill your calendar.

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Atlanta Speed Dating  

From the event description:

Our events offer a fresh alternative to speed dating and matchmaking. We don’t find anything romantic about whistles, name tags or over-the-top party trimmings typically found at singles events, so we have done away with them.  

When: Tuesday, Oct. 8, 8-10 p.m.
Where: Mother Bar + Kitchen, 447 Edgewood Ave. SE
Admission: $29.95
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Tight32 artist and producer challenge

From the event description:

Patchwerk Recording Studio is offering this monthly challenge for artists and producers! The goal is to find the best artist to deliver the tightest 32 bars over one of the three beats submitted by the winning producer every last Thursday of the month.  

When: Thursday, Oct. 10, noon-4 p.m.
Where: Patchwerk Recording Studios, 1094 Hemphill Ave. NW
Admission: $30-$50
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Flashlight Tour: Crime Through Time

From the event description:

Crimes of passion, embezzlement scandals, premeditated murders and cons that exposed city-wide corruption — Oakland Cemetery holds the history of crimes that rocked the city of Atlanta. The Crime Through Time Flashlight Tour explores our understanding of crime, criminals and justice.  

When: Thursday, Oct. 10, 5:30-7:45 p.m.
Where: Oakland Cemetery, 248 Oakland Ave. SE
Admission: $10 (HOF Member); $18 (General Admission).
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‘Flint: The Poisoning of an American City’

From the event description:

The screening of this movie will be followed by a panel discussion with the filmmakers, Flint residents and experts. The film explores the critical question of how the ongoing water crisis could happen in any American city.  

When: Thursday, Oct. 10, 7-10 p.m.
Where: Plaza Theatre, 1049 Ponce De Leon Ave. NE
Admission: $12.50
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Freeway Live

From the event description:

This exclusive concert will host all elements of hip-hop, fashion, art, production, dance and some of the most talented independent artists from across the country. 

When: Thursday, Oct. 10, 9 p.m.- Friday, Oct. 11, 2 a.m.
Where: Crazy Atlanta Travel Restaurant, 182 Courtland St. NE
Admission: $20 (General Admission)
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