3 fun music events in Atlanta this weekend

If you love to take advantage of the music offerings near you, this weekend offers several great reasons to leave the house.

From an AfroPop jam session to a nightclub's grand opening, read on for a local music to-do list to fill your calendar this week.

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Music of Antonio Vivaldi at the Cathedral of St. Philip  

This Friday, the Cathedral of St. Philip is hosting this concert event featuring the music of Antonio Vivaldi, an Italian violinist and musical composer. The compositions will be performed by the Atlanta Baroque Orchestra and The Cathedral Schola. 

When: Friday, March 15, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Where: Cathedral of St. Philip, 2744 Peachtree Road NW
Admission: $15 (Student Ticket); $25 (Senior Ticket); $30 (General Admission Ticket)
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'AfroPop! Atlanta, Vol. 11 

Wander down to The Music Room for an evening filed with AfroPop beats performed by DJ and percussionist The Dynamic DJ Kato. The night's lineup also includes selections of AfroHouse, Soca, Afro-Latin House, Afro-Trap and more, alongside live African drums. 

Be sure to grab your tickets quickly — the event is expected to sell out.

When: Friday, March 15, 10 p.m.- Saturday, March 16, 3 a.m.
Where: The Music Room,  327 Edgewood Ave.  
Admission: $15 (General Admission)
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Revel Atlanta  

Or, stop by Revel, one of Atlanta's newest nightclubs, for a luxurious opening event. The venue provides an open bar and free entry to women before midnight and to men before 11:30 p.m.

Weekly, the event spot also hosts popular musical guests, including top performers like 50 Cent, Blac Youngsta, Fabolous and more.

When: Saturday, March 16, 10 p.m.- Sunday, March 17, 3 a.m.
Where: Revel, 1778 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd. NW.
Admission: Free
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