Celebrate the Fourth of July at Bone Lick BBQ!

Bone Lick BBQIf fighting the crowds to see fireworks from a parking lot isn’t your thing, have we got an event for you!  Announcing the inaugural Red, White + ‘Cue Rooftop BBQ Bonanza at Bone Lick Barbecue!

This really is the perfect way to celebrate July 4.  I mean, nothing says independence quite like a whole hog roast, giveaways, live music, kiddie pools, drink specials, and a Twinkie-eating competition, right?!  According to the Facebook event page, musical guests include Owner of the Sun and Stumbling Troubadours. Continue reading

Father’s Day is Sunday, Atlanta!

Father's DayThat’s right.  You’ve got just a few days to do something special for dear old dad.  But if you’re having trouble thinking of the perfect way to let dad know just how much he means to you, fear not.  We’ve got some great ideas for you right here.

For the dad who loves some BBQ
Dads eat FREE at Bone Lick BBQ’s Father’s Day Feast!  This Sunday from 11am-8:00pm, take your dad out for some smoky, delicious, juicy BBQ at the most fun BBQ joint in Atlanta.  Some restrictions apply, so call Bone Lick if you want the details:  404-343-6574. Continue reading

Memorial Day events are just hours away!

Memorial DayCome on, Atlanta!  You can do it!  You can push through these last few hours of the work week to get to the Memorial Day holiday you’ve been laser-focused on for days.    Just to help the time pass, here is a list of some events happening this weekend for those of you who are staying in town.   And lucky you, the weather looks just perfect.

36th Annual Atlanta Jazz Festival – Piedmont Park, May 25-27.  Celebrate jazz legends and up-and-coming jazz greats in Atlanta’s largest green space.

Decatur Arts Festival – Downtown Decatur, May 25-26.  Artist market, children’s festival, performing arts, and plenty of food and beverages.   Continue reading

Don’t forget Mom, Atlanta!

Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 12.  If you haven’t made plans yet, there’s still time to make mom feel special (and remind her why you are her favorite child).  Here are some ideas for the last minute planners…

Beauty and Brunch in West Midtown
Treat mom to a mani/pedi at the new Apex Nail Studio then grab a bite to eat right next door.  Apex Nail Studio is located at Apex West Midtown – in the same complex as West Midtown Corner Tavern and Bone Lick BBQ – both of which are offering a delicious Mother’s Day brunch.  Park for free in the Apex lot, paint your toes, and then walk over to the restaurant that best suits your mom.   Continue reading

Hola, Atlanta! Sunday is Cinco de Mayo!

Chips and salsaYour favorite excuse to sit outside, drink beer, and eat chips & salsa has arrived!  For those of you who have not yet selected your celebration destination, here are a few fiestas you should know about.

Cinco de Mayo at Caramba Café – It’s pretty much a party here every night, so you can imagine the festive experience you’ll get on Cinco de Mayo.  Caramba Café, located at 349 Decatur St. downtown at the Pencil Factory Flats & Shops, will be celebrating Cinco de Mayo all weekend long with tequila specials galore.   Order food from their extensive, authentic menu (including the Paleo menu that was recently featured on TV) and you’ll have all your Cinco needs addressed. Continue reading

Weekend Fun March 29-31

Easter EggsWe look to be emerging from the cold blast this weekend, Atlanta.  And not a minute too soon!  Defrost yourselves with these weekend happenings.

Friday, March 29 from 11am-2pm have lunch at the Sweet Auburn Curb Market Urban Picnic!  Enjoy food from a popular food truck or one of the Market’s nine restaurants. If you’ve never experienced this historic public market, this is a great time to check it out!   We wrote about it a while back if you want a sneak peek. Continue reading