Atlanta Freedom Bands is Atlanta's premiere LGBTQ+ band association. We are driven by our mission to increase LGBTQ+ acceptance through visibility as performing artists in the Greater Atlanta community.


Upcoming Events

Tune into The AFB Holiday Special - AFB's first-ever virtual concert experience! Taking cues from TV holiday specials of yesteryear, AFB brings an exciting collection of performances right into your home. Starring the fabulous Misty Shores, the festivities include a thrilling performance by AFB's Color Guard, virtual performances from our AFB musicians, special highlights from the AFB video vault, and our traditional Sing Along!

Saturday, December 12, 6 PM

Pre-Concert Video starts at 5:45 PM

The video will stream from AFB's Facebook page and YouTube channel. So connect your favorite device to your TV and turn up the volume!

The concert is free. We also welcome donations to help sustain AFB during this time when we can't offer in-person concerts. So put out your favorite snacks, pour your favorite drinks, and join us for all the merriment. We are proud to be your community band

The concert program includes:
“Overture to Miracle on 34th Street” by Bruce Broughton
“Blackout” by the AFB Color Guard
"A Christmas Tale" by Randall Standridge
"Chanukah Collage" by Andrew Yozviak
“Sleigh Ride” by Leroy Anderson
“We Wish You a Mambo Christmas” by Erick Morales
Highlights from our AFB MetroGnomes and Marching Band
Merry Carols from our AFB saxophone and low brass
And the Annual AFB Holiday Sing Along!

Thank You to Our Sponsors

 Atlanta Freedom Bands is supported in part by the City of Atlanta - Mayor's Office of Cultural Affairs.  Funding for AFB’s programs is also provided by the Fulton County Board of Commissioners under the guidance of Fulton County Arts & Culture.  AFB is supported in part by the Georgia Council for the Arts through the appropriations of the Georgia General Assembly. GCA also receives support from its partner agency - National Endowment for the Arts.

Atlanta Freedom Bands is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

An affiliate of the Lesbian and Gay Band Association (LGBA).