BIKIN’ BY THE LIGHT OF THE MOON

A PARTY ON WHEELS OUT UNDER THE STARS

BY: Karon Warren

Entering its sixth year, the Atlanta Moon Ride welcomes Atlantans to don their favorite costume, colorful helmet and some glow sticks for the annual starlit 6-mile bike ride through some of the city’s most popular neighborhoods. Benefiting Bert’s Big Adventure, the event continues to grow in size and scope. “Atlanta Moon Ride just gets better every year,” […]

BUCKHEAD HERITAGE SOCIETY SCAVENGER HUNT

More than 100 participants hit the streets of Buckhead recently for the third annual Buckhead’s Hidden Secrets: A History Scavenger Hunt.

To kick off the event, which is presented by the Buckhead Heritage Society and was chaired this year by Barbara Bazzel, Penny Hart and Belle Turner Lynch, contestants gathered at the Atlanta International School for hors d’oeuvres and drinks. Then, teams of guests competed against each […]

KEEP ON TRUCKIN’

GET HANDS ON WITH SOME AMAZING VEHICLES

BY: Karon Warren

At Brookhaven’s annual Touch a Truck event at Blackburn Park on June 16, families will love getting an up-close-and-personal look at a variety of police cars, fire trucks, utility trucks, maintenance vehicles and more. “We bring in various types of emergency vehicles, bucket trucks from Georgia Power, even 4×4 trucks—things kids might not normally get to see or […]

BEST OF TOWN BROOKHAVEN

A sunny spring day greeted the several hundred attendees of the recent Best of Town Brookhaven (formerly Taste of Town Brookhaven), an annual event held on the central green at the Town Brookhaven mixed-use development off Peachtree Road.

Eleven restaurants, in addition to Publix and Costco, set up booths on the lawn and served up everything from pizza and paella to cold beer and chili cheese fries […]

SPRING FEVER

Now in its second year, CURE Childhood Cancer’s festive Spring Fever event attracted a crowd of 450- plus patrons for a night of revelry at The Stave Room inside American Spirit Whiskey Distillery.

Attendees were treated to signature cocktails from Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Patrón Tequila and Coopers’ Craft Bourbon, and dined on a menu that included everything from South City Kitchen’s buttermilk fried chicken to a Krog […]

PINK AFFAIR

More than 450 supporters gathered recently in the Grand Ballroom of the Grand Hyatt Atlanta hotel in Buckhead for the 17th annual Pink Affair.

Created to provide financial assistance and educational services for individuals with breast cancer, the event benefits Turning- Point Breast Cancer Rehabilitation, a local clinic that offers reduced fees and complimentary services to breast cancer patients in need. Guests enjoyed a sit-down, three course […]

UNVEILING OF THE BENTLEY CONTINENTAL GT

Car fanatics gathered recently at the Bentley Atlanta dealership to get a sneak peek at the new Continental GT.

A preproduction version of the sleek hand-built coupe is currently traveling the country and giving select audiences a rare opportunity to check out the car before it officially hits the market next spring. At a red carpet event complete with a photo booth and over-the-top light show set […]

DOLLED UP

A FUN-FILLED OUTING FOR AMERICAN GIRL FANS

For kids who love the idea of exploring history with their favorite American Girl doll characters, Heritage Sandy Springs welcomes them to attend its monthly American Girl and Boy Club meeting, held at the historic Williams-Payne House. May’s event is titled “Caroline Sails Into Summer,” and attendees will learn about ships, sailing, log cabins and more as they hear the […]

TEMPT YOUR TASTEBUDS

SLINGIN’ WINGS FESTIVAL RETURNS BIGGER AND BETTER FOR SECOND YEAR

Heading to May 12, the Slingin’ Wings Festival looks to expand on last year’s initial offering by adding more vendors and more wing styles. “We are planning on having around 16 vendors and more than 50 different types of wings,” says event producer Jonathan Colon. “There will be everything from classic buffalo wings and roasted wings to […]