Druid Hills Tour of Homes & Gardens

The Druid Hills Civic Association announces the 2017 Druid Hills Tour of Homes & Gardens and Makers Market! The premiere tour of homes and gardens celebrates the evolution of the architecture and design of the Druid Hills neighborhood in Atlanta.

TOUR DATES
April 21st – 23rd, 2017

TOUR HOURS
Friday | 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m
Saturday & Sunday |  10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Focused on preserving and extending the vision of noted landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted, the Druid Hills Tour of Homes & Gardens will celebrate its 49th year with six elegant homes that feature renovation, restoration, and the work of master gardeners:

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Canine For Kids Fashion Show

Presented by Nieman Marcus, the Canine For Kids Fashion Show returns for its second year!

WHEN
Thursday | April 13th, 2017
11:30 a.m.

WHERE
Neiman Marcus Shoe Salon
Lenox Square
3393 Peachtree Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30326

The event is hosted by Patti Dickey and features a delightful evening to benefit the Canine For Kids program. Guests will enjoy lite bites, bubbly libations, a silent auction, and even a special surprise! Be prepared to have your socks knocked off – and replace them with a phenomenal pair of shoes.

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Brookwood Hills Home Tour

The Brookwood Hills Home Tour gives guests an exclusive glimpse inside several inspiring homes within the historic Brookhaven neighborhood! A signature fundraiser for the Brookwood Hills Friends, the bi-annual tour celebrates the 2017 theme, “Tradition Meets Today.”

WHEN
Saturday | April 22nd, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

LOCATION
Brookwood Hills Neighborhood
Parkdale Way NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

While walking under a gorgeous tree canopy in full bloom, guests will explore architecturally diverse and exceptionally historic homes designed by highly acclaimed architects Stan Dixon, Keith Summerour, and Norman Askins. Through the tour, attendees will walk away with an appreciation for modern families living in historic Atlanta homes!

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Atlanta Dogwood Festival

The dogwoods are in full bloom, which means it’s time for Atlanta’s official kickoff into Spring! The city’s favorite springtime tradition returns with the 81st Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival.

WHEN
April 7th – 9th, 2017
WHERE
Piedmont Park

A staple in Atlanta for over 80 years, more than 260 fine artists and hundreds of thousands of visitors will attend the three-day Festival!

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Monarchs & Margaritas & Mojitos

Back by popular demand, the Dunwoody Nature Center presents Monarchs & Margaritas for a second year – and this year will include Mojitos!

WHEN
Saturday | April 29th, 2017
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

LOCATION
The Meadow at The Dunwoody Nature Center
5343 Roberts Drive
Dunwoody, GA 30338

Monarchs & Margaritas is Dunwoody Nature Center’s largest fundraiser, and Dunwoody’s best party. The premier social event of the season will have you partying in style, and we have you covered with all of the highlights!

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Top 20 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

We have you covered with the Top Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Friday, March 24th – Monday, March 27th, 2017.

Spring is finally here, the sun is shining, and Atlanta is in the spirit! With 20 great events all over town, this weekend is the perfect opportunity to take in all the beauty of the city with our list of the Top Atlanta Happenings This Weekend!

Taste and dance your way to a good cause, enjoy a scenic festival, and explore some new art or flavor! There’s no better time to welcome the new season in Atlanta.

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Dunwoody Lemonade Days 2016

EventPhotoFull_LemonadeDaysLogoTagIncludedjpgThe city of Dunwoody’s favorite community tradition returns with the 18th annual Dunwoody Lemonade Days!

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE
April 19th – 23rd, 2017

Wednesday – Friday | 4:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Saturday | 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Sunday | 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

LOCATION
Brook Run Park
4770 North Peachtree Road
Dunwoody, GA 30338

ADMISSION
Free for all ages!

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Fernbank After Dark

Fernbank After Dark offers exclusive Museum access after dark with a variety of hands-on activities for adults! Activities and science themes will change each month. Don’t miss the following highlights with April’s theme, Engineering & Technology!

WHEN
Friday | April 14th, 2017
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Continues Second Friday of Every Month

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“5 to Thrive” 5K Run/Walk and Bunny Run

Take strides to raise funds for the Atlanta Children’s Shelter at the 9th Annual “5 to Thrive” 5K Run/Walk and Bunny Run!
 
WHEN
April 15th, 2017
7:30 a.m.
WHERE
 
This family-friendly event kicks off with a 5K Run/Walk and a Fun Run affectionately called the “Bunny Run” for families with strollers and young children. Following the race, trophies will be awarded at the Peachtree Road Race Qualifier. Costumes and bunny ears are encouraged!

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Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens

The 2017 Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens returns for the 2nd annual showcase of the region’s leading design-industry talents!

WHEN
April 20th – May 14th, 2017
Thursdays – Saturdays | 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sundays | 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Closed Mondays – Wednesdays

WHERE
3740 Paces Valley
Atlanta, GA 30327

Produced by Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Magazine, the house will host a variety of events, from book-signings to history lessons and festive celebrations! Guests will also be regaled with the talents and creativity of 25 designers from the Southeast. General Admission to the Showhouse is available for $25 per ticket.

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