Frame this weekend’s 78th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival outing with a palette of adult beverages and ‘cue at the Backyard Barbecue & Brews VIP Experience. The big tent tasting event is open this Saturday and Sunday, April 12 and 13, from 1-5 p.m. overlooking the Main Stage entertainment in Piedmont Park. A showcase of local craft beers, wines, moonshine, grill skills, barbecue and picnic fare from G’s Midtown, Tin Lizzy’s Cantina and other Atlanta restaurants awaits to be eaten, imbibed and appreciated. Food tastings, table seating, corn hole, lawn bowling and that cherished access to private restrooms are all part of the experience. Purchase one- or two-day VIP or Platinum VIP tickets online for $25-$85 per person until April 11.