Nearly 400 people gathered in ADAC’s new event space to celebrate the 6th anniversary of Simply Buckhead and the addition of new members to the Valuestream Media Group family: 17th South and BuckheadView. Produced by Legendary Events, the evening of art, food and philanthropy raised approximately $8,000 for CURE Childhood Cancer through ticket sales, a raffle and 20 percent of art sales. Well-known names such as The Bert Show’s Brian Moote, 680 The Fan’s Chris Dimino, NFL players Aaron Murray and Garrett Reynolds, The Bachelor’s Josh Murray, Atlanta City Council President Ceasar Mitchell and former Atlanta Mayor Sam Massell were part of the crowd who admired the varied artworks and sipped Bombay Sapphire cocktails and Château Élan wine. Attendees also enjoyed bites from Davio’s, Doraku Sushi, Maya Steaks & Seafood, The Establishment, The Capital Grille, il Giallo Osteria & Bar, Seasons 52, Bhojanic, Macaron Queen and Highland Bakery. The raffle awarded prizes such as restaurant and retail gift cards and Phantom of the Opera tickets to happy participants, while the Red Clay Band from Mount Paran Church played lively tunes.[nggallery id=59]
PHOTOS: Dara Dyer
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