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New Restaurant Opening April 2014- The Bishop

March 26th, 2014 - Your favorite new restaurant is opening this Spring 2014. The Bishop is a fresh face to a familiar scene and is taking over Atlanta. Even as the "new kid in town" The Bishop has already made quite the name for itself. read more >>

Things to do in Atlanta March 27th-30th

March 26th, 2014 - Just last week I was boasting about Spring and the weather finally acting like it should and then we get hit with a cold font. Fret not, my friends. This weekend is looking better and better by the day. The weather is honestly warming up and it brings with it plenty of fun activities for the kid in us and the kids we may have with us. read more >>

March Madness Takes Over Atlanta- Where to Drink & Dine

March 21st, 2014 - Whether you watch basketball or not, March Madness is definitely taking over everyone's lives for the next couple weeks. Below are some of the best places in Atlanta to make your March Madness just a little bit madder. Cheer for your team, place some bets and make some new friends. read more >>

Get Hooked at Lure in Atlanta

March 20th, 2014 - It's about time you found the right catch! Lure Seafood delivers a strong sampling of some of the best seafood in the south. Sticking with its American seafood roots, Lure only uses the freshest seafood caught from some of the finest fishermen in the world. read more >>

Things to do in Atlanta March 21st-23rd

March 20th, 2014 - It's time to pack up those snow boots for good and trade it in for your rain boots and swim suits because Spring is in the air! Anyone up for some burlesque? How about a marathon or some country music? Everything you need to make this first weekend of Spring a success is listed below, for your viewing pleasure. read more >>

14th Annual BaconFest Returns, Entertainment Lineup Announced

March 19th, 2014 - When it comes to pure entertainment and food satisfaction, there are few things better than an afternoon of bacon, beer and bands! That’s right Atlantans, if you haven’t already gotten your tickets there is still time to ensure you don’t miss out on the 14th annual BaconFest. The entertainment lineup for this fun event has just been announced because you definitely need some good ol’ fashioned tunes to go with your bacon. Read on to find out who’s playing, as well as all the details for ticket pricing and event location. One of the best ways to usher in Atlanta festival season has officially returned! read more >>

Ahead of its Atlanta Debut, The Bishop Unveils Food and Beverage Menus

March 18th, 2014 -

Atlanta foodies are in for a tasty round of good news today! The Bishop, a new Atlanta eatery located in Avondale Estates, is prepping for its opening next month and has just revealed the contents of both its food and beverage menus. Trying a new restaurant is a culinary adventure on its own, but the process is even sweeter when you have a sneak peek at what’s officially on the menu. With the opening just around the corner, read on to find out all the delicious details about this restaurant that is sure to have you pulling up a table on opening day. Bon appetite!


Ponce City Market Announces Central Food Hall Tenants

March 13th, 2014 - If you’re an Atlanta foodie or professionally involved in the local culinary scene, chances are that you have noticed the rapid influx of restaurant openings, concepts and renovations that appear to populate the city on a regular basis. This latest bit of culinary news is about as big as you can get, as it is set to bring new eateries to town and expand on an already food and restaurant hotspot. The Ponce City Market has just announced its latest tenants for the Central Food Hall and this culinary group is an eclectic mix of styles and flavors that are surely to equally tempt the palates of food professionals and novices alike. Read on to find out more! read more >>

Best St. Patties Day Pubs

March 13th, 2014 - Whether you are Irish or not, we all know this weekend leading up to St.Patricks Day will see A LOT of Irish traditions, wannabes and debauchery. Pick your poison: do you fancy a pub crawl or just a chill place with live music? Would you rather party during the day and go into the wee hours of the night? Whatever you choose, Atlanta has you covered. read more >>

Things to do in Atlanta March 13th-16th

March 13th, 2014 - With St. Patties Day only a few days away, thus making this the "big party" weekend, there are plenty of bar crawls, local pub parties and even a parade to get us all in the Irish spirit. Not in the mood to drink green beer with 200 of your closest friends? There is still plenty of comedy and excitement to choose from. read more >>