L5P Halloween Parade 2018

Saturday 10/20/18. It's a parade (and a blitz or two) and we leave from the Band Room! Short-ish parade, a day full of music and fun (hydrate!) and another of those few events where we are not overdressed for the occasion

SFMA and CHAC March to the Benz Stadium for the Atlanta United Game

SUNDAY, 10/21/2018. SFMA Marches to the Benz with Castleberry Hills Athletic Club and neighborhood bars for the Atlanta United game Muster:  1:10pm, at the Parking Lot behind No Mas Cantina 180 Walker St SW, Atlanta, GA 30313 (you are free to park

2018 Boogieman March

Save The Date! Boogieman 2018 will take place on October 27th this year. Details to be announced. Teaser: You ever wanted to be in a band? The kind with a tour bus and all that? For one night your wish

North Point Mall 2018

SATURDAY 11/10/18 North Point Mall Santa is coming Santa is coming! Welcome to Alpharetta, Santa!!  It is a band favorite! Get ready, we have a lot of favorites. Muster:  12:30PM North Point Mall, Alpharetta.  Use the utility (truck dock) entrance

Veteran’s Day at the VA Hospital 2018

Sunday 11/11/17 We'll celebrate our Veterans Day Weekend with a visit to our veterans at the VA. Muster:  1:45PM outside in the front of the Eagles Nest Community Center (to the left of the VA Medical Center) Step off:  2:00PM

Atlantic Station Tree Lighting 2018

Saturday 11/17/18 Muster 1: 4pm at yard House anyone? Muster 2: 6:30pm (really anytime after 6pm) at the corner of 19th St. and Market St. near Lush Nail Bar (232 19th St NW #7120, Atlanta, GA 30363). Step off: 7:15pm, we parade

Thanksgiving Day Parade in Charlotte 2018 Edition!

Remember that time we went to Charlotte's Thanksgiving Day Parade and had a blast? Let's do it again! Out of Town gig in Charlotte on Thursday!  Don't worry, we'll be back on time for dinner.  We were back by 4pm

Piedmont Driving Club Tree Lighting 2018

FRIDAY 11/30/2018 Muster: 6:30 PM (plan for traffic) Outside Step off: 6:45 PM we'll play through PDC and then standstill a bit longer than last year in a more dedicated space in the courtyard. Broom: Patricia / Backup: Paige or

John’s Creek Founder’s Day Parade 2018

Saturday 12/1/18 Woohoo!! We're going to John's Creek! We're Parading in John's Creek! We're Celebrating the founders in Christmas style! Option 1: Brunch @ Amy's Muster 1: 7am-9am Amy’s house (address will be sent via SFMAnnounce) A bus will come to

Celebration of Life

Friday 12/7/18  One of our biggest honors is when we get to celebrate the life for one of our client's loved ones. Muster: 6:00PM, Boys and Girls Club parking garage located at 1275 Peachtree Street NE, we're loading into a bus/shuttle

Special Citizens Party 2018

Sunday 12/9/18. This is one sweet sweet gig.  Ask someone in band how it all started.  The story will warm the coldest scrooge's heart.  Basically, we play Santa into the Christmas celebration for our Special Citizens of Atlanta Muster 1:

Late Night Surprise at Dad’s!

We're going to Dad's Garage! Friday, December 14, 2018 late night--Back to our origins. In the beginning, the band appeared in a play.  The people in charge found it most entertaining to have a band come on stage in the middle of

Holiday Party for the Proskuneo School of the Arts

Saturday 12/15/18 - We've been there before - and they want us back!  The Proskuneo School of the Arts gives free music and art lessons to refugees in Clarkston every Saturday.  The kids range from 5-12 years of age and

Holidays with Frazer Center

Friday 12/21/18 -Founded in 1949, Frazer Center is an Atlanta nonprofit that fosters inclusive communities where children and adults, with and without disabilities, gather, learn, and flourish. Each year adults with intellectual disabilities who are supported by Frazer Center produce

It’s a Blitz for Mr. Stauss’s 93rd!

Thursday, 12/27/2018, it's a blitz! Let's celebrate Bill Stauss.  Who is Bill Stauss you wonder? Mr. Stauss is a beloved gentleman who begot our beloved Drew Stauss via third party and our late Dave Stauss.  Furthermore he is the loving

Abominable surprise at Village Theater

We're going to village theater! Friday, January 11th, 2018 8pm--Back to our origins. In the beginning, the band appeared in a play.  The people in charge found it most entertaining to have a band come on stage in the middle

150th Anniversary of the Professional Photographers for America

SUNDAY, January 20th, 2019, we are headed to the World Congress Center to help kick off PPA's convention and their 150th anniversary celebration! Muster: 10:30AM, at the World Congress Center, meet in Room A409, Building A, Level 4 (their model

Lanta Gras 2019!

Saturday 1/26/19  Mardi Gras means Lanta gras!  Our second ever appearance into this event which was sooooo much fun.  Bring your happy hearts and dancing shoes cause Kirkwood will be lit!  Note that you can do both gigs just need

Friday Superbowl Live Performance at 3pm

Friday 2/1 we're going to the SuperBowl (Live)!  What?! Hooray! Woohoo! Confirmed! Go ahead and request some time off. Please make sure you sign up for credentials.  See Patricia if you have questions about how to do that. Location: Centenial Olympic

SuperBowl Event at TopGolf

Saturday 2/2/2019, let's parade through TopGolf in Atlanta (on Northside Drive) and help them celebrate the Atlanta SuperBowl!! Muster: 6:45PM in the parking lot in front of Top Golf (not where we parked but in front of Top Golf so if

Surprise Nonagenarian Birthday Blitz

Friday 2/15/2019 We are celebrating a nonagenarian's birthday.  I can't tell you all the things right now on this, look for an e-mail. Muster: 6:30PM at the band room parking lot (please park on the street not at the band

Olmsted Linear Park Alliance Fundraiser

Sunday 2/24/2019 We are helping the Olmsted Linear Park Alliance Raise some money! Shhhh, we're a surprise Muster: 8:00PM, parking lot at Fernbank, we're a surprise! Step off:  8:15PM approximately Costume: Carnival (masks not corndogs.. although, why not corndogs!), Mardi Gras

Still Shortened 2019 Mead Rd. Mardi Gras

Saturday 3/2/19  Mardi Gras is upon us! Let's celebrate Mardi Gras by helping this neighborhood parade raise funds for local school arts/band programs.  The parade has been shortened per feedback from last year so do not fear! Muster: 12:45pm. 4/5

Americana Concert at The Park

Sunday 3/3/2019 We are a part of it this time!! What?! Yesss! Muster: 12:30PM at 1024 Monroe Drive NE, Atlanta, GA 30309 see details below (this is NOT the performance location) Step off:  1:0PM to Blitz the event at Park Tavern mostly

S&FMA Rehearsal–>Actually a Mardi Gras performance!

Scratch that rehearsal this Tuesday, it is Mardi Gras and we're invited! Carpool Muster: 7:30PM in the bandroom for any east siders who want to carpool to Midtown instead of driving individually. Muster: 7:45pm in the parking lot at the Midtown

March to the Benz for the home opener

SUNDAY, 3/10/2019. SFMA Marches to the Benz with Castleberry Hills Athletic Club and neighborhood bars for the Atlanta United game Muster:  3:10pm, at the Parking Lot behind No Mas Cantina 180 Walker St SW, Atlanta, GA 30313 (you are free to park

2019 Atlanta St. Pat’s Parade!

Saturday, 3/16/2019 St. Patrick's Day Parade! Muster 1:  11:15am Candler Park Marta Station, if you want to join the crowd (if pregaming, meet at 10:15am) Muster 2:  12noon.  On 16th near Woodruff Art Center by the big flag.  We're marching

2019 Wine Auction!

Saturday 3/23/2019. It's wine time! Muster: 12:15pm, Atlantic Station at the deck across from the tent near PAD12 on Fowler-ish where we mustered for Hugh Jackman Step off: 12:40pm Costume: Grapes and Wine and purple and all those things. Dionysus if

Capital City Founder’s Day

Sunday 4/7/19. Play at a super exclusive venue in Atlanta! Muster 1:  Travel with friends:  Marta Candler Park. Time 10:45am Muster 2: Capital City Club, 7 John Portman Boulevard, 5th floor green room. 11:30am. (Take service entrance -- across from Peachtree

Wedding, Wedding, Wedding!

Saturday 4/20/2019, our little Melanie is getting married.  Who's Melanie? We go way back to August 2018 at a Dames & Dergs festival where upon gazing the band and realizing her need to marry the love of her life, she

Butterfly Ball 2019!

Friday 4/26/19 Muster:  Band room. 8:45pm Step off:  8:55pm mosey from band room to the event just down the street. Step off and the music starts:  9:15-9:30pm Costume:  Faux formal. Lights! Butterflies & spring. Sapphire accents welcome but don't blow your

Inman Park Parade 2019 & 45th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday 4/27/19 Muster: 1:00pm. Band room. Step off 1:  1:15pm from band room to Parade start. Muster: 1:30PM sharp at parade start. Step off 2 (Saxes Special tune): Saxes will play Bohemian Rhapsody Step off 3 (Parade start):  2pm, we

45th Anniversary AbominaBash

SATURDAY NIGHT at 7:30 pm From 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm we will celebrate this momentous occasion at the First Existentialist Congregation of Atlanta at 470 Candler Park Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30307. Celebrate the 45th Anniversary with the Band at

CONFIRMED Cinco de Mayo Shenanigans @ El Bandido in L5P

Sunday, May 5, 2019 we are celebrating Cinco with our friends at Bandidos! Muster:  6:10pm Band room parking lot Step off:  6:20pm We walk to start playing around 6:30pm Costume: Fiesta! Cinco de Mayo! SFMA standard issue Broom:  Laura Willard,

Trees Atlanta 2019 Root Ball Gala

5/9/2019 Let's be the band for Trees Atlanta! They had a High School band all setup to help kickstart their silent auction and sadly they are in the middle of testing and can no longer do it.  By popular demand

Tucker Day!

Gig Details:  Tucker Day--This is a first in recent years for us! Saturday, May 11 http://www.tuckerday.com/ https://www.facebook.com/Tucker-Day-72393163015/ While Tucker only officially became a city a few years ago, it's a community that's history stretches back to the 1820s. For more

(FINAL SCHEDULE)Tiger Mountain Baby!

Saturday, May 18, 2019--GOATS, GOATS, GOATS! Tiger Mountain Vineyards awakens their vines every spring with a huge party and bonfire! We play music and create merriment to inspire tasty wines to grow this season.. also, Goats.. ask someone. Muster: 9am

Family Day at Marion Square

Saturday 5/25/18 Marion Square, Charleston, SC Muster: 12:45 pm In front of College of Charleston College Lodge Dorms Muster: 1:00 pm Marion Square at Meeting St & Calhoon Street Step off: 1:30 pm. Music playin' time. Costume:  Anniversary colors. Sapphire

Pajama March @Spoleto 2019!

Saturday 5/25/19 @ the Custom House Steps Muster:  10:15pm. In front of College of Charleston George St. Apartments Step off:  10:45pm walking to Custom House playing at 11PM.. Blitz at Tommy Condon's usually follows on the walk home Costume:  PJs.

Spoleto Patriotic Celebration 2019

Sunday 5/26/19--Oooooooh Say can you see? Ermmm. Hear? The U.S. Custom House will barely have stopped resonating from the PJ March when we descend upon it again to wrap up the weekend with a concert suitable for Memorial Day with

Wrecking Bar’s 8th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday, June 15, 2019--It's an anniversary!  The Wrecking Bar has been celebrating their anniversary to the tune of Seed and Feed every year, 2019 shall be no exception. Muster: 2 pm at the Band Room Parking Lot Step Off: 2:25

Special Summer Event: An art exhibit including portraits of the Abominable? Yes, please!

Gig Details:  Visual Arts Alliance of LaGrange Saturday, June 22 www.facebook.com/VAAL-Visual-Artists-Alliance-LaGrange-137749729593331/ www.facebook.com/thesufferingartist/ Road Trip! Time to introduce some new folks to the Seed & Feed! The Visual Arts Alliance of LaGrange is hosting their annual summer exhibit at The Suffering

Blue Ridge Independence Day Parade

It’s a parade in the mountains!!! Also an after-party. Muster 1:  7:30am.  Band room for carpooling. (Google maps: 1:20-1:50 travel time. Pre arrange carpooling to make sure someone else wants to carpool, many will go directly there or spend the


SATURDAY 8/10/2019 It's a festival! About women! Who beer! (Bring your ID) Muster:  2:30pm, Festival is 12-5pm @ The (new) Masquerade in the green room, The green room will be a place to dress up/down and store instruments.  See e-mail

500 Songs for Kids 2019 Edition!

Friday 8/16/19 We'll be playing Raise Your Glass by popular demand from the band for "Song you wish you'd written".  That means you need to come play it or it'll sound gross.  Yes, I know we are off for summer


Saturday, 8/31/2018, it is Dragon Con!! Channel your inner (outer) nerd and parade to the beginning of the season.. By far the most attended parade we play in Atlanta.  Look up at the parking decks, look out for potholes and