On August 1st from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., join in on a Friday evening full of beautiful cars, art, and craft beer at The High Museum of Art’s Drafts and Dreamcars. At the museum’s summer event, tickets will offer: 3 beer tastings and one beer from Monday Night Brewing, access to the renown Dreamcars exhibit, and full admission to the High Museum. Additional drinks and food will be available for purchase at this 21+ event. Non-member admission is $20 per ticket, while members may purchase tickets for $10 each. Larger groups may contact the museum for discounted admission.
Join your community at the 5th Annual 2014 Piedmont Park Arts Festival on August 16th and 17th. The festival runs from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Saturday the 16th, and from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.on Sunday, August 17th and is located in Piedmont Park, Atlanta’s largest park!
The two-day festival will feature over 250 regional and national artists showcasing a variety of artwork including: metalwork, photography, painting, sculptures, jewelry, leather work, glass blowing, and more. Admission at this family-friendly festival is completely free, and pets are also welcome.
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As you enter, on the right you will find spacious dining room with wainscoting, perfect for entertaining! This open floorplan features chef’s kitchen with granite countertops, breakfast bar, butler’s pantry, walk-in pantry, stainless steel appliances which include 5 burner gas cooktop, dishwasher and microwave. The kitchen opens to light-filled breakfast room and large family room gas fireplace. Screened porch with vaulted ceiling opens to huge, private, fenced backyard with patio. The main level also includes guest bedroom, Continue Reading »
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7 bedroom, 6 bath brick home built by Peachtree Residential in Windfaire, Roswell, GA, featuring finished basement with In-law suite and second kitchen.
This beautiful brick home with stone and cedar shake accents and rocking chair front porch sits on a quiet cul-de-sac. As you enter the two-story foyer, you will find a formal living room/study on the right. On the left is a spacious dining room, perfect for entertaining! The huge, light-filled, two-story family room features a fireplace, built-in bookcases, and cathedral ceiling. The gourmet kitchen includes large island and professional grade stainless appliances, including dual ovens, gas cook-top, microwave, and dishwasher. The kitchen opens to a vaulted keeping room with a stacked stone fireplace and dual bookcases. Continue Reading »
The Atlanta Street Food Festival is coming to Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta on Saturday, July 12th from 12:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Bringing in over 40 of the city’s best food trucks, the event will showcase a variety of Atlanta’s finest fare. Delicious and mouth-watering dishes will include fried chicken and waffles, unique tacos, rice bowls, street food, fresh-roasted barbeque, cheesecakes, cupcakes, and more! While the event is family-friendly (children 12 and under are admitted free!), pets are not permitted within the event. Wristbands for admission are available both in advance online and at the door for $10.50 each. Wristbands purchased in advance will provide $1 discounts for items costing over $6 from the food trucks. For festival-goers looking for even steeper discounts, you can find deals across sites like Groupon and Living Social!
On July 17th, the Dunwoody Driving Club will be presenting its Car Show Event from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Brook Run Park, located at 4770 Georgia Way South at North Peachtree Road, near Peachtree Middle School. The event attracts upwards 1,000 people and will have both food trucks and live music!
The Dunwoody Driving Club was founded three years ago and has since made each event more creative, fun, and entertaining. The Car Show is a great opportunity to meet people and join your neighbors among the Brookhaven, Sandy Springs, and Dunwoody community. The event is open to the public and showcases all makes and models of unique cars. Antique and sports cars enthusiasts are encouraged to bring their families and see some of the most beautiful cars in the area!
To learn more, check out the Dunwoody Driving Club’s Facebook page.
Fourth of July is just around the corner! Between races, cocktails, ball games, fireworks, and community events, the Atlanta area is sure to provide some exciting entertainment for all tastes. Skip just another neighborhood cookout and join one of the activities we’ve put together for you this holiday:
1. Fantastic Fourth at Stone Mountain: From July 3rd through July 5th, Stone Mountain will be showcasing some of the best fireworks in Georgia. All three evenings will feature the infamous Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision before the patriotic fireworks finale. You and your family can also enjoy other entertainment including fun at the Geyser Towers, SkyHike, and other action-packed attractions!
2. Red, White, and Brew at The Georgia Aquarium: On Friday, July 4th from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., spend the evening surrounded by the incredible fish at the Georgia Aquarium. The event will feature a full range of unlimited beer tasting, a huge BBQ buffet, live music, and a rooftop viewing of Centennial Park’s fireworks show.
Celebrate artistic innovation at the 2nd Annual Old Fourth Ward Arts Festival on Saturday, June 28th and Sunday, June 29th. Honoring the vibrant culture and history of the Historic Fourth Ward community, the two-day festival will feature carefully selected art from over 150 local and regional artists. Hours on Saturday will run from 10:00 a.m – 6:00 p.m., and Sunday’s festival hours are 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Admission is free, and the entire festival is both dog and family-friendly for all ages.
Just across from the Ponce City Market, the festival is easily accessible from the Atlanta Beltline Eastside Trail, so grab your running shoes, bicycles, or rollerblades and come join the fun in the park! A complimentary bike valet will be provided to cyclists, courtesy of the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition.
The city of Roswell is thriving this Saturday, June 14th from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at its Fourth Annual Lavender Festival. Located at Barrington Hall, look over the city of Roswell from its highest point from this historic home inspired by Greek Revival architecture. The festival is family-friendly, and admission is free!
Lavender lovers rejoice as you taste lavender food and beverage samples (ever taste lavender beer?), shop through lavender sales and demonstrations, and experience over 50 vendors. Both beginner and advanced yogis can enjoy a calming yoga class for free in the Zen Zone, which also offers pilates and aromatherapy. Continue relaxing in this year’s new Beer & Wine Garden before making your way to the Carriage House for brand new textile demonstrations.
Save the date for the 12th annual Chattahoochee River Race & Festival this Saturday, June 14th! Located at Garrard Landing Park and Riverside Park in Roswell, the race begins at 9:00 a.m. with the festival following from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Established to encourage a sense of community around the river, proceeds will support protection and preservation of the Chattahoochee River through Chattahoochee Riverkeeper.
Registration is still available for the race through June 11th, so be sure to register online this week before spots fill up! The race will be partitioned into categories for kayaks, canoes, and stand-up paddleboards among an eight-mile-long course running through Class I-II rapids. Racers are encouraged to show up in costume and decorate their racing vessels, as awards including Best Costume and Best Boat Decoration will be presented at the end of the race. If teamwork is more your speed, team paddlers will be greeted at the end of the race by the SweetWater beer Barge before reaching the shore.
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