IN PERFECT HARMONY

LOCAL CHOIRS COME TOGETHER TO PROMOTE UNITY.

The men's and women's choirs known jointly as Voices of Note perform together for the first time March 18 and 19, with a goal of expanding people's hearts and minds through song. The men’s and women’s choirs known jointly as Voices of Note perform together for the first time March 18 and 19, with a goal of expanding […]

FREEZING FOR A REASON

RUNNERS STRIP TO THEIR SKIVVIES FOR A GOOD CAUSE.

The temperature in Atlanta on Feb. 13 might be frosty and participants may not be wearing much, but the Cupid's Undie Run warms hearts by helping raise money for the Children's Tumor Foundation. The temperature in Atlanta on Feb. 13 might be frosty and participants may not be wearing much, but the Cupid’s Undie Run warms […]

ROCK SOLID

Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia hosts a rock concert for Epilepsy Awareness Month.

Plott Hounds

Plott Hounds

Three rock-and-roll bands come together on Thursday, Nov. 12, at The Buckhead Theatre for Concert with a Cause to raise awareness for epilepsy. This is the first live-music fundraising event from the Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia, and all proceeds directly support the organization’s efforts to champion the prevention and […]

SEASONS GREETINGS

TWO FESTIVE EVENTS HELP KICK OFF A HOLLY, JOLLY HOLIDAY.

People celebrate the holidays in a lot of different ways. A particularly popular one is to ring in the season at the Macy’s Great Tree Lighting, an annual tradition since 1948 (back when Macy’s was called Rich’s). The event takes place Nov. 22 at Lenox Square, and features a concert headlined by Grammy-nominated singer Jordin Sparks […]

HOME REVIVAL

NARI’S 6TH ANNUAL TOUR OF REMODELED HOMES BREATHES LIFE INTO UNDERUSED SPACES

 

From “Fixer Upper” to “Flip or Flop,” there’s no end to home remodeling shows on television today. Now you can step away from the screen and into reality during the 6th annual NARI Tour of Remodeled Homes on Saturday, Oct. 24. The National Association of the Remodeling Industry’s (NARI) Atlanta chapter is showcasing eight amazing renos, including three in the Buckhead and Sandy […]

TASTE OF BUCKHEAD RETURNS

SCORE TICKETS TO MEET AND EAT WITH BUCKHEAD’S FINEST CHEFS.

Bartenders pour more than 50 varieties of beer, wine and liquor, including Bombay Sapphire cocktails.

Bartenders pour more than 50 varieties of beer, wine and liquor, including Bombay Sapphire cocktails.

On Sept. 24, the Buckhead restaurant scene will come together for a not-to-be-missed evening of the neighborhood’s best bites and booze. The Buckhead Theatre will […]

SUMMER PRODUCE

BUCKHEAD-AREA FARMERS MARKETS ARE IN FULL SWING

Shoppers peruse goods at the Peachtree Road Farmers Market.

Shoppers peruse goods at the Peachtree Road Farmers Market.

The Georgia heat isn’t the only thing that peaks in the summer— farmers market bounty does, too. By midsummer, the markets are in full swing as local growers and producers sell the season’s best produce, including our favorite heirloom tomatoes.

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TRADING TOYS FOR TOQUES

SEVEN LAMPS’ CHEF DREW VAN LEUVAN TEACHES CHILDREN’S CULINARY CLASSES

Chef Drew Van Leuvan’s daughter, Kayden, is 8 and already loves to cook.

Chef Drew Van Leuvan’s daughter, Kayden, is 8 and already loves to cook.

Chef’s toque before she could reach the countertop, and now she’s taking over the Seven Lamps kitchen with a crew of cooking kids. With a series of culinary classes, Van […]

Seeing Green – FADÓ Irish Pub Throws Buckhead’s Largest St. Patrick’s Day Festival

Story: Maria Carter

FADÓ IRISH PUB THROWS BUCKHEAD’S LARGEST ST. PATRICK’S DAY FESTIVAL

No green beer here! The fest’s organizers say their brews are “for the purists.”

If one thing can cause observers of Lent to stray from the season’s restrictions on indulgence, it’s the feast day of a saint. (That, and the promise of a few cold beers.) Designated in the seventh century, Saint Patrick’s […]

Simply Now: A Buckhead Version Of Ted Talks Brings Speakers On Space Exploration, Architecture And More

A Buckhead Version Of Ted Talks

BRAIN GAIN

Call it the Dragon Con of intellectual curiosity: On Oct. 17, TEDx Peachtree a regional spinoff of TED, the nonprofit dedicated to “ideas worth spreading” presents 12 speakers at The Buckhead Theatre sharing feats of “human ingenuity” in architecture, biology, engineering, “play making,” space exploration and more.

TEDxPeachtree: Catalyze 2013

This year’s […]