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BALLET, OPERA AND MORE GRACE LOCAL CINEMAS

From stage to screen: Thanks to Fathom Events, you can catch a performance of the Bolshoi Ballet’s The Sleeping Beauty

Ever dreamed of seeing a performance of The Metropolitan Opera but couldn’t get to New York City? Or maybe watching the famed Bolshoi Ballet was on your bucket list, but a trip to Moscow was out of the […]

ANSWER ATLANTA FALL PARTY

Each year, Answer Atlanta selects a local charity and makes a monetary donation of between $15,000 and $20,000 to the nonprofit. The money is raised by the organization’s young business professionals who work to find creative solutions to help those less fortunate in the community. This year, the organization hosted a fall party at American Spirit Works Distillery to raise funds for Next Generation Men (NGM), […]

INTO THE WOODS

EMBRACING THE GREAT OUTDOORS YEAR-ROUND AT A LOCAL NATURE CENTER

In the winter months, we don’t always think about doing a lot outside, but just because it’s a little brisk doesn’t mean we should ignore Mother Nature. Take, for instance, the Blue Heron Nature Preserve. This scenic, 30-acre patch of wilderness, conveniently tucked away off Roswell Road, is ripe for exploring no matter the time of year. […]

WHERE MUSIC DWELLS

A PITCH-PERFECT CONCERT SERIES IN SANDY SPRINGS

The a cappella group Symp Vibes will get your toes tapping at this year’s Heritage Winter Classics concert series.

The acappella group Symp Vibes will get your toes tapping at this year’s Heritage Winter Classics concert series.

Trumpeter Joe Gransden

Trumpeter Joe Gransden

Jazz up your weekends this […]

LATIN FEVER BALL

The lively crowd parties during the carnival-inspired “La Hora Loca.”

The lively crowd parties during the carnival-inspired “La Hora Loca.”

Guests celebrated in proper fashion at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta during the Latin Fever Ball, a charity gala supporting the Latin American Association. In its 28th year, the event drew 650 guests who enjoyed Puerto Rican décor and music by Orquesta Nova Sound as […]

GREEN DAY

A CELEB-FILLED GALA CHAMPIONS THE ENVIRONMENT

Ted Turner and other distinguished guests raise a glass to honor champions of the environment at the Captain Planet Foundation Benefit Gala.

Ted Turner and other distinguished guests raise a glass to honor champions of the environment at the Captain Planet Foundation Benefit Gala.

Back in 1989, media mogul Ted Turner exclaimed, “We need a superhero for the Earth. […]

CARING FOR CONGO GALA

Dikembe Mutombo (center) with (left to right) Genise Huey, Derek Bottoms, Keisha Lance Bottoms, Dr. Jarrod Huey, Chris Twyman, Lovette Russell, Tashia Twyman, Nikkya Williams, Travis Williams and Michael Russell.

Dikembe Mutombo (center) with (left to right) Genise Huey, Derek Bottoms, Keisha Lance Bottoms, Dr. Jarrod Huey, Chris Twyman, Lovette Russell, Tashia Twyman, Nikkya Williams, Travis Williams and Michael Russell.

Nearly 500 attendees gathered […]

CURE’S A TRIBUTE TO OUR QUIET HEROES

CURE’s 12th annual luncheon brought together more than 550 people who honored the mothers of children with cancer.

CURE’s 12th annual luncheon brought together more than 550 people who honored the mothers of children with cancer.

With a vision to make an impact towards life-saving pediatric cancer research, CURE Childhood Cancer held its 12th annual luncheon, A Tribute to Our Quiet Heroes, at the […]

BUZZ – NOVEMBER 2016

GARDEN LIGHTS, HOLIDAY NIGHTS

Nov. 12 to Jan. 7
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Holiday lights at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens returns this year for the sixth season. Beginning Nov. 12, guests can see the gardens decked out in more than 69 miles of light strings, the distance from Atlanta to Athens, Georgia. Explore 30 acres of LED light displays, make s’mores by the fire pit, ride holiday model trains and more. Don’t miss the new Walk of Flames, […]

READING TO ROVER

LOCAL LIBRARY EVENT COMBINES TALES WITH TAILS

Reading Paws helps youngsters gain self-assurance by reading aloud to skilled therapy dogs.

Reading Paws helps youngsters gain self-assurance by reading aloud to skilled therapy dogs.

Charlotte’s Web, Green Eggs and Ham, Harry Potter—the shelves of the local Atlanta- Fulton Public Library System are full of these and other classic children’s books. All branches, including Buckhead and Sandy […]