Free Entrance Days in National Parks

With free admittance to all National Parks, the National Park Service Birthday is the perfect time to celebrate all that America’s beautiful parks have to offer!

When

August 25th, 2017

All National Park Service entrance fees will be waived in honor of the National Park Service Centennial this past year.

In the start of its 2nd century, be part of America’s largest celebration of national heritage! It’s about making great connections, exploring amazing places, discovering open spaces, enjoying affordable vacations, and enhancing America’s best idea—the national parks! It’s all happening in your national parks.

Fee-free days make national parks accessible to more people. What better way to celebrate the start of a second century than to get outdoors?

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Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

If you love food, art, or music (or all of the above!), this weekend is for you! Celebrate the heart of Summer in the city with the Top Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday, August 10th – Sunday, August 13th, 2017.

From after-hours museum exhibits to delicious community festivals, there’s something for all ages this weekend. Explore the best of the Atlanta’s BBQ, catch a movie with the family, and enjoy some leisurely sips in the Gardens. You can even get in touch with your inner musician with a number of performances all around the city.

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Dining with Gratitude | The Giving Kitchen

Show your support for The Giving Kitchen simply by Dining with Gratitude! By dining out at participating restaurants during the 4-day event, Over 50 Atlanta area restaurants will donate 10% of sales during the inaugural fundraiser.

When

August 20th – 23rd, 2017

Walk in or make a reservation directly with the restaurants, and be sure to thank them for all they do and for their support of The Giving Kitchen!

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Congratulations to our Happy Buyers & Sellers – 2017

Congratulations to our wonderful Buyers and Sellers who have bought and sold with the Morris Raney Real Estate Team in the first 6 months of 2017! We are truly grateful for your support.

2017 has been an amazing year so far! We are happy to welcome Melissa Morris to our team! We now have 5 great agents to help! Becky MorrisDixon RaneyLiz JonesRobbie Harris and Melissa Morris.

Together we have helped over 60 buyers and sellers in Atlanta, Buckhead, Brookhaven, Chastain Park, Decatur, Sandy Springs, Dunwoody, East Cobb, Virginia Highland, Ansley Park, Inman Park, Decatur, Norcross, Roswell, Milton, Alpharetta and on the Beltline! Over $30 million in sales so far this year! Continue reading “Congratulations to our Happy Buyers & Sellers – 2017” »

Prohibition in the Park

Come out for a Roaring (20’s) good time at Prohibiton in the Park, an elegant evening of complimentary libations, hors d’oeuvres, and a silent auction – all for a great cause!

When

July 29th, 2017
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Where

Heritage Sandy Springs
6110 Blue Stone Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30328

Benefiting the Heritage Sandy Springs Farmers Market and Historic Resources Program, Prohibiton in the Park offers an elegant Prohibiton-era experience. From the cigars to local fare, guests will experience the history of moonshine and speakeasies from all over Georgia.

Cocktail attire is requested, and themed outfits are encouraged!

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Georgia Restaurant Week

Highlighting the state’s culinary hot spots, Georgia Restaurant Week returns for its 3rd year!

When

July 17th – 23rd, 2017
Monday – Sunday

Over 50 participating spots throughout Georgia will be offering prixe fixe menus ranging from $15-$35 per person. With lunch and dinner options available, diners are encouraged to make reservations in advance. The 2017 Georgia Restaurant Week is brought to you by the Georgia Restaurant Association.

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10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July in 2017

With Summer only a few days away, it’s time to start planning your 4th of July plans! We have you covered with 10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July Around Atlanta in 2017.

All through Atlanta, the city is in the spirit with a variety of events!

From the family-friendly to an adult night on the town, there’s something for everyone.

Kick off the morning with a festive parade, explore a new neighborhood, and end the exciting holiday with a number of spectacular fireworks. The festivities are stretching all through the holiday weekend and into the week, so you won’t want to miss a moment of the fun!

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Stand Up for the Hooch

High Country Outfitters proudly presents the 6th Annual Stand Up for the Hooch!

When

Sunday | June 25th, 2017
7:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Race Location

Morgan Falls Park
Morgan Falls Road
Sandy Springs, Georgia 30350

Race Party Location

High Country Outfitters
3906 Roswell Road
Atlanta, GA 30342

There will be two separate courses at this year’s race: a 2-mile and 6-mile course. All ages and abilities are welcome to paddle the famous Chattahoochee River, and there will even be a free kids’ race (ages 6-12 years). Participants will receive a race t-shirt, lunch ticket, and access to SweetWater Beverages at the after party!

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Top 10 Fathers Day Happenings Around Atlanta

June is just around the corner, and it’s time to celebrate Dad! From Thursday through Sunday, we have you covered with a jam-packed weekend of the Top 10 Father’s Day Happenings Around Atlanta: June 15th – 18th, 2017.

While you can always treat Dad to brunch for Father’s Day, or even enjoy special admission prices for family fun, why stop there? From craft beer tastings to live music, exciting cars, and even a chance to give back – the Dad in your life is sure to feel appreciated this holiday with so many unique ways to celebrate!

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Sandy Springs Lantern Parade: Take it to the River!

Back by popular demand, the Sandy Springs Lantern Parade invites you to “take it to the river!”

When

Saturday | June 10th, 2017
8:00 p.m.
Parade Steps Off at 9:00 p.m.

Where

Steel Canyon Golf Club
460 Morgan Falls Rd.
Sandy Springs, GA 30350

With colorful lanterns lighting the way, the parade begins at Steel Canyon Golf Club and courses through Morgan Falls Overlook Park. The illuminated parade is a creative community collaboration, and your participation is what makes it magical!

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