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What’s Up for the Fourth of July 2011

What’s Up for the Fourth of July 2011 June 30, 2011 | Events, What's New | Read More
The 4th of July is almost upon us, so what is there to do around Atlanta? Well, you have a few options. Of course, you can watch the firework displays at various hotspots, including Stone Mountain National Park. You can go to a baseball game, or you can chow down on some of the best barbecue in Atlanta...

The Atlanta Jazz Festival and Memorial Day 2011 in Atlanta

The Atlanta Jazz Festival and Memorial Day 2011 in Atlanta May 28, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Piedmont Park, photo by Clinton Steeds Among all of the other festivities in Atlanta, you don’t want to miss the Atlanta Jazz Festival in Piedmont Park. The festival features main acts like the J.C. Young Youth Jazz Ensemble, the MAYWE Jazz Ensemble, Ninety Miles, and vocalist Audrey Shakir. Performances...

Donate a coat for $10 off at Meehan’s Downtown

Donate a coat for $10 off at Meehan’s Downtown January 3, 2011 | Events, Food, What's New | Read More
What’s better than the feel good vibe you get from helping someone in need? Making a donation that comes with a discount to a popular Atlanta tavern.  Until January 31 you can make a coat or fleece donation to Meehan’s Public House Downtown and get a $10 credit for food or drink at the neighborhood...

Family-Friendly Christmas in Atlanta

Family-Friendly Christmas in Atlanta December 9, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
The family is in town and it is up to you to entertain them during their visit. While it is nice to enjoy Eggnog around the fire and catch up on day one, by day three you (and your guests) may start twiddling their thumbs waiting for Santa to arrive. Beat the Christmas cabin fever by getting out of the...

Pre-Turkey Run

Pre-Turkey Run November 18, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Atlantans will gather bright and early on Turkey Day to run off some calories before the big feast. Atlanta Track Club’s 2010 Atlanta Half Marathon and Thanksgiving Day 5K is back for the 31st year. The event kicks off at Turner Field at 7:30 a.m. with the half marathon and the 5K follows at 7:45...

Taste of Atlanta “Bests”

Taste of Atlanta “Bests” November 9, 2010 | Events, Food, Travel Tips | Read More
More than 50,000 hungry patrons descended on Midtown’s Technology Square for Taste of Atlanta on Oct. 23 and 24 to enjoy bites from some of the city’s best restaurants. Although the nearly 700 distinctive restaurants made it difficult for judges to choose the “Festival Bests,”...

Pacci’s Pet-Friendly Holiday Party

Pacci’s Pet-Friendly Holiday Party November 9, 2010 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Head out with your favorite four-legged friend to Pacci Ristorante’s “Home for the Holidays” party on Nov. 13. Hosted in partnership with the Atlanta Humane Society (AHS), the pet adoption party is taking place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. when the AHS adoption bus will take up residence...

Foodies Prepare for Taste of Atlanta

Foodies Prepare for Taste of Atlanta October 19, 2010 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Atlanta foodies are preparing their stomachs for the annual Taste of Atlanta, taking place Oct. 23 and 24 at Technology Square in Midtown. The 9th annual food and wine event features more than 70 restaurants serving everything from chicken and waffles to chicken curry. Three cooking stages will showcase...

Aqua Blue Beer Fest

Aqua Blue Beer Fest October 11, 2010 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Although you may not be able to make the trip to Germany for Oktoberfest, you can get a taste of the festivities at Aqua Blue‘s beer festival, taking place Friday Oct. 15. Sponsored by Eagle Rock Distributing Company, the evening event will feature food and fall brews and take place in the patio...

Battle of the Burgers

Battle of the Burgers September 30, 2010 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Burger lovers will gather in Virginia-Highland on Oct. 2 to see which restaurant earns the distinction of best burger in Atlanta. John Howell Park will play host to 18 restaurants vying for the top honors as they sweat over the Kamado grills donated by Grill Dome specifically for this inaugural event....