EATS & BEATS

If you’re going out dining, drinking and dancing, why not have it support a good cause while you’re at it?

Simply Buckhead Magazine
August 15, 2019
Eighth Annual Eats & Beats presented by Children of Conservation
Photo Credit: Henri Hollis

That’s exactly what the folks who showed up for the eighth annual Eats & Beats event did recently. Held at The Fairmont, the fundraiser is a benefit for […]

STRING FLING

Festive puppets mingled with well-dressed party goers at the recent String Fling, an annual fundraiser for the Center for Puppetry Arts.

The black-tie affair was held at the Grand Hyatt in Buckhead, and raised more than $175,000, which goes toward ensuring “that children of all backgrounds have the opportunity to experience the unique educational opportunities that only the Center can provide,” says development manager Kerry Ayres Smith. […]

A HARMONIC ANNIVERSARY

CELEBRATING 40 YEARS OF THE ATLANTA OPERA

The Atlanta Opera’s Discoveries series, which kicks off with Frida (left), allows it to present smaller, more intimate operas in new and exciting locations around town.

The Atlanta Opera’s Discoveries series, which kicks off with Frida (left), allows it to present smaller, more intimate operas in new and exciting locations around town.

This month, The Atlanta Opera kicks off […]

FOR THE LOVE OF ART

NEW GALLERY MAKES ITS ATLANTA PREMIERE

Maune Contemporary owners Ramsey and Heidi Maune were inspired to open their own gallery by a trip to Art Basel in Miami.

When husband and wife art collectors Ramsey and Heidi Maune decided to start their own gallery, Maune Contemporary, they didn’t keep it under the radar. To the contrary, they launched with an exhibition by an iconic artist […]

RAISE A GLASS

WHISKIES OF THE WORLD ISN’T YOUR AVERAGE BEVERAGE TASTING

BY: Karon Warren

Get ready to wet your whistle. On Oct. 26, Whiskies of the World returns to the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta hotel, bringing together more than 250 distilled spirits from around the world. But you don’t have to be a whiskey connoisseur to enjoy the festivities.

“This event combines all levels […]

A GRAPE EXPERIENCE

SAMPLE DOZENS OF WINES AT THIS BUDDING ANNUAL EVENT

BY: Karon Warren

On Sept. 28, the Sandy Springs Wine Festival returns for its second year to the lawn of the Heritage Sandy Springs Museum and Park, where those ages 21 and older can indulge their love of good vino. From noon to 5 p.m., ticket holders can enjoy tastings of more […]

A TIME FOR DISCOVERY

PICKING THE BRAINS OF THE DESIGN WORLD’S TOP TALENT

Noted designers share their thoughts on today’s hottest trends during Discover ADAC.

Always a highly anticipated event at ADAC, Atlanta’s design destination, Discover ADAC brings together some of the industry’s top talents to share their insight and experience with attendees. The event takes place Sept. 24-26 and includes a full schedule of book signings, salon-style talks, […]

MAKING A JOYFUL NOISE

PUBLIC ART AND SOUND CREATE AN INTRIGUING MIX AT PCM

Guest curator Ben Coleman crafted works that use PCM as a “playground of acoustic space.”

Art displays explore the sonic qualities of PCM in engaging and unexpected ways.

Visitors to Ponce City Market on Sept. 26-29 can experience the Atlanta hot spot in an entirely […]

UNVEILING OF THE BENTLEY CONTINENTAL GT CONVERTIBLE

Fans of luxury cars cruised up Highway 19 to the Bentley Atlanta dealership recently for an invitation-only unveiling of the 2020 Bentley Continental GT Convertible.

One of the few dealerships in the country to offer a sneak peek at the new hand-built, open-air grand touring vehicle, Bentley Atlanta celebrated the exclusive viewing with a live auction that benefited Horizons Atlanta. Sales from the donated items, which included […]

BELIEVE BALL

Over the last five years, the annual Believe Ball has raised almost $5 million for CURE Childhood Cancer, which helps fund pediatric cancer research and provides support to local patients and their families.

This year’s gala, which took place at The St. Regis in Buckhead, raised another $1.4 million. The 600 attendees dined on a gourmet three-course meal, danced to the sounds of the band Moontower and […]