Get into the heads (and homes) of some of Atlanta's premiere local artists at The Contemporary's UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL: A TOUR OF ARTISTS STUDIOS. Participating artists Kojo Griffin ("Untitled, right), Alli Royce Soble, Ronnie Land and many others will give demonstrations, answer questions, show and sell their work on two Saturdays MAY 12 and MAY 19. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $25 for the entire tour. 404-688-1970.
Wanna' be like Mike? Lace up your high tops and head down to the ATLANTA HOOP-IT-UP, a one-day NBA-style event of competitive three-on-three basketball open to players of all skill levels, ages 8 and older. The parking lots of Turner Field will be transformed into more than 90 courts where hoopsters can show off their street game techniques. Other attractions include the 10-foot slam jam, the snap shot and 9-foot dunk. MAY 12 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.770-452-0500 or www.hoopitup.com