Sunday Supper Spaghetti Dinner at Cakes & Ale (December 28, 2014)

Location:  Cakes & Ale  logo_Cakes & Ale
155 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA

Details:  We look forward to the holidays for many reasons, one of our favorite being the return of the annual Cakes & Ale Italian Feast. A perfect time to gather your family for a hearty, winter meal, start with shared antipasti before enjoying Billy’s spaghetti served with house made Ciabatta bread and local greens, followed by dessert. Italian wines will be hand selected to complement and ensure maximum merriment.

Cost:
The meal is $32 per person and reservations can be made by calling 404.377.7994.

For More Information Visit:
http://www.cakesandalerestaurant.com

The Poncey-Highland Tacky Sweater Block Party (December 20, 2014)

poster_The Poncey-HIghland Tacky Sweater Block PartyLocation:  The party will kick off at the Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge located at 644 N. Highland Ave, Atlanta, GA

Time:  8:00 PM

Details:  Sweet Auburn Barbecue (BBQ), Café 640, FLIP Burger and the Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge are getting in the holiday spirit by throwing a tacky sweater block party on Saturday, December 20. Party-goers are encouraged to dig through their closets in search of the season’s most out-of-fashion apparel, as prizes will be awarded to the tackiest outfits. First, second and third places will be joined by a grand prize, which includes a night at the famous Highland Inn hotel and dinner for two at Sweet Auburn, Café 640 and FLIP Burger.

The ticketed event includes four drink vouchers, redeemable at any of the participating venues, as well as live entertainment throughout the night. The revelry will begin at the Highland Inn Ballroom Lounge at 8 p.m. and continue down North Highland Avenue as party-goers visit each stop. Supplemental cash bar and dining options will also be available throughout the evening.

Cost:
Purchase of a $25 ticket provides event entry and a drink voucher for each participating bar or restaurant, and the ability to enjoy the live entertainment all night long. Party-goers are encouraged to don the tackiest Christmas apparel possible, with the promise of first, second and third place prize winners, as well as a supplemental cash bar and food menus at each location for those dedicated participants.

Tickets may be purchased on ScoutMob, though attendees must be at least 21 years of age or older.

For More Information Visit:
sweetauburnbbq.com

New Year’s Eve White Trash Bash at Proof & Provision (December 31, 2014)

Location:  Proof & Provision  logo_Proof & Provision
659 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  5:00 PM

Details:  If you’re looking for New Year’s Eve plans that are awesome, free, and trashy, look no further! We are hosting our second annual NYE White Trash Bash, December 31 (duh), 5 pm until your friends carry you out. We will be offering free passed apps, beer cocktails, and an inspired redneck playlist. If you’re still going at Midnight, join us as we toast the New Year with complimentary Miller High Life for all! Costumes are encouraged and if you are deemed the trashiest guy or gal in attendance, we will gift you with your very own bottle of 12-year Small Batch Elijah Craig Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, barrel-aged especially for P&P.

Cost: PP
No cover, no reservations.

For More Information Visit:
https://www.facebook.com/events/554517924636762/

Ohmpark Fest (January 10, 2015)

Location:  East Atlanta Village poster_Ohmpark Festival
Atlanta, GA

Time:  7:00 PM

Details:  The blog may be dead, but the festival lives on. Come start your new year in the East Atlanta Village with some of Atlanta’s best independent music.

Ohmpark Fest 2015 Lineup:
Twin Tigers
Spirits and the Melchizedek Children
Warehouse
This Piano Plays Itself (reunion show)
Slowriter
Semicircle
Breathers
Highlander
Nomen Novum
100 Watt Horse
Aalborg Group
Echo Courts

Cost:
$10 gets you into both venues.

For More Information Visit:
https://www.facebook.com/events/820187451375245/

Tacky Ass Redneck XXX-Mas Party at Bone Lick BBQ (December 20, 2014)

Location:  Bone Lick BBQ  Bone Lick BBQ
1133 Huff Road
Atlanta, GA

Time:  7:00 PM

Details:  It’s Bone Lick’s Customer Appreciation X-mas party! Let us tell you how much we love ya, better yet, let us show ya! We will have some complimentary bites, homemade eggnog shooters, Mike + Pauls Filthy Christmas Experience live on stage, and much much more! So come join us on Saturday night for a great time full of holiday filth!

Cost:
FREE to attend

For More Information Visit:
https://www.facebook.com/events/366288603548526/

New Year’s Day Open House at La Tavola (January 1, 2015)

Location:  La Tavola logo_La Tavola
992 Highland Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  3:30 PM- 5:00 PM

Details:  Come by and say hello to Justin Jordan and Caitlin Scholle while enjoying complimentary hors d’oeuvres and prosecco with your friends and neighbors. Plus, stay for dinner after and they’ll give you 15% off your check. To RSVP, call 404.873.5430 today. We look forward to seeing you!

Cost:
FREE

For More Information Visit:
http://latavolatrattoria.com

Santa’s Scavenger Hunt at Avalon (December 23, 2014)

Location:  Avalon Avalon
2200 Avalon Boulevard
Alpharetta, GA

Time:  10:00 AM

Details:  Join the North Pole elves Dec. 23 at 10 a.m. in front of Concierge for a scavenger hunt featuring stories and clues to find all of the jolly old man in red’s hidden treasures throughout Avalon. Santa may even make a special appearance to help all the good girls and boys find the next special gift! After all of Santa’s gifts have been found, participants will receive a FREE Avalon Express train ride and a small gift to keep. RSVP here.

Cost:
FREE

For More Information Visit:
http://www.experienceavalon.com/happenings/news/events/eventitems/holiday-scavenger-hunt

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at The Fox Theatre (February 11-15, 2015)

Alvin Ailey American Dance TheatreLocation:  The Fox Theatre
660 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA

Dates & Times:

February 11-13, 8:00 PM
February 14, 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
February 15, 3:00 PM

Details Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, beloved as one of the world’s most popular dance companies, returns to the fabulous Fox Theatre from February 11 through 15 for their highly anticipated 2015 Atlanta engagement. Artistic Director Robert Battle continues to build the Company’s diverse repertory with exciting performances showcasing Ailey’s extraordinary dancers. This season’s six performances feature a total of ten works including premieres, new productions and Revelations. Highlights include the premiere of ODETTA, a tribute to the legendary singer, songwriter, actress, and activist celebrated as “the voice of the Civil Rights Movement” by Ailey’s own Matthew Rushing.

Ailey Fan Program:
On Wednesday, February 11, all tickets are $25.

Holiday Offer:
Save 20% on all tickets over $25 purchased by 10 p.m. on December 24 with code EARLYAILEY (Limit 8 tickets. Tickets with a face value of $25 or lower EXCLUDED. Ailey Fan Night, Wednesday, February 11 is excluded. Subject to availability, cannot be combined with any other offer, no retro-active discounts.)

Student Tickets:
$10 tickets for Thursday, Feb. 12 at 8 p.m. only. Students can enjoy the Thursday evening performance for only $10 by showing a valid student ID. (Student rate tickets must be purchased at the Fox Theatre box office prior to 5:30 p.m. on Feb. 12; limit two tickets per ID.)

Family Matinee:
Buy one, get one 50% off. On Saturday, Feb. 14, families are encouraged to spend an afternoon in the city and attend the family matinee at 2 p.m. For each full-price ticket purchased, a second ticket can be purchased for half-price. Following the performance, the entire audience is welcome to join in a free Q&A session with select Ailey dancers.

Cost:
$25.00+/person

For More Information Visit:
http://www.foxtheatre.org/

FREE DIY Peppermint Bath Soak Workshop at Whole Foods Market at Avalon (December 19, 2014)

Location:  Whole Foods Market  logo_Whole Foods
2800 Old Milton Parkway
Alpharetta, GA

Time:  7:00 PM- 8:00 PM

Details:  Join your friends, family members, and neighbors in this FREE gift giving workshop featuring peppermint bath soak.

Cost:
FREE

For More Information Visit:
http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/avalon

Kingsized Holiday Jubilee at the Variety Playhouse (December 20, 2014)

Location:  Variety Playhouse  Holiday Jubilee Variety Playhouse
1099 Euclid Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA

Time:  8:00 PM

Details:  Big Mike Geier and his Kingsized Rock ‘n Roll orchestra, along with the Dames Aflame Dancers, Really Big Santa and other special guests, bring tidings of comfort and joy with their signature glitz and glamour in what has become a tinsel-time tradition at the Variety Playhouse.  The all-ages 90-minute show features your Holiday favorites by the likes of Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole, Andy Williams, Heat Miser, The Grinch and more!  The cadets from Parkview High’s MCROTC will be on site collecting donations for Toys for Tots.

Cost:
$28.50/person

For More Information Visit:
http://www.variety-playhouse.com/event/kingsized-holiday-jubilee-2/