Weekend Wanderer – Atlanta, Chicago, San Francisco

Weekend Wanderer – Atlanta, Chicago, San Francisco

Get a little dirty this weekend. Photo: Iamtonyang.com

It’s Friday and we can’t wait to unchain ourselves from our desks and get out and about. Weekend Wanderer is a series that you’ll find every Friday morning featuring a few activities we’d like to explore. Check them out for yourself or do something in your neck of the woods. Either way, just get out and wander.

Castleberry Hill Art Stroll, Atlanta, Georgia

Weekend Wanderer – Atlanta, Chicago, San Francisco

Spend your Friday night checking out the local art scene. Photo: Flickr.com/photos/limaoscarjuliet

Temperatures are rising in the dirty south just in time for the Castleberry Hill Art Stroll in Atlanta’s historic art district. Unwind after the work week by exploring Downtown Atlanta’s galleries including Besharat Contemporary and the Marcia Wood Gallery. Don’t miss the Along the Silk Road progressive art/wine event along the route. Visit Castleberry Hill for more details on the Art Stroll at 180 Walker Street, Atlanta.

2012 CHIRP Record Fair, Chicago, Illinois

Weekend Wanderer – Atlanta, Chicago, San Francisco

Build your prized vinyl collection. Photo: Pitchforknwi2010.wordpress.com

Polish your wooden crates because the 10th annual CHIRP Record Fair descends upon Chicago this weekend. Not just for vinyl fetishists, the fair includes live performances by Blue Ribbon Glee Club, DJ sets, and trivia. Don’t worry, you’ll have enough time to peruse the collections of over 30 vendors during this two-day fair. For more information and tickets, visit CHIRP Record Fair at Plumbers Hall, 1340 W. Washington Boulevard in Chicago.

Sunday Streets, San Francisco, California

Weekend Wanderer – Atlanta, Chicago, San Francisco

Join the record-breaking longest chain of roller skates. Photo: Flickr.com/photos/rockthebike

On Sunday, hit the streets with the members of the California Outdoor Rollersports Association to set a Guinness World Record for the longest chain of roller skates. The group which includes Bay Area’s Black Rock Roller Disco will also attempt to set a new record for the World’s Longest Skating Serpentine. For rules and registration for the event, visit California Outdoor Rollersports Association at 6th Avenue and John F. Kennedy Drive in Golden Gate Park.

What are you up to this weekend? Do share…

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