Archive for October, 2010
With the arrival of lovely fall weather in Atlanta (finally) what better way to celebrate fall and Halloween than in costume at Zoo Atlanta? Today’s the day – the final day to experience Boo at the Zoo at Zoo Atlanta this year! This annual Halloween festival is one of my favorites in the city – [...]
#272 – Last Weekend to Catch the Haunted Nights of Lights at Lake Lanier Islands Resort – Saturday and Sunday, October 30-31, 2010
If you’ve ever driven through Lake Lanier Island Resort for their Christmas lights display, you know they go all out. And now they have taken their obsession with drive-through light displays and made it spectacularly spooky for Halloween! This is the final weekend for the Haunted Nights of Lights, tonight and tomorrow night – Saturday [...]
#271 – Virginia-Highland Fave The Original El Taco is Now Open for Lunch with an All-New Lunch Menu!
One of my favorite casual dining restaurants in Virginia-Highland is now open for lunch – I couldn’t be more thrilled! As of October 16, 2010, The Original El Taco (a Fifth Group Restaurant) has weekend lunch hours and a brand new lunch menu to go along with it! The first time I tried to eat [...]
#270 – Last Weekend for 8th Annual Pumpkin Festival at Stone Mountain Park – Friday through Sunday, October 30-31, 2010
There’s always something going on at Stone Mountain Park, and this weekend is the final weekend of the 8th Annual Pumpkin Festival! It’s a family-friendly weekend, jam-packed with activities and fun! From the Trick or Treat Scavenger Hunt with its tasty treats to the Family Scavenger Hunt where you can win a four-pack of tickets [...]
#269 – Atlanta Ballet Presents “Moulin Rouge” – A Breathtaking New Ballet Makes it Southeastern Premiere – Final Weekend of Performances, Today Through Sunday, October 31, 2010
The enchantment and allure of Paris and the famous Moulin Rouge is at the center of a brand new ballet, making it’s southeastern regional premiere right now with the Atlanta Ballet, presenting this new production of Moulin Rouge – The Ballet to Atlanta for its season-opener. If you have never seen a production by the Atlanta [...]
#268 – Costumes on the “WOOF” with Your Pooch Tomorrow Night at the Loews Hotel – Thursday, October 28, 2010
It’s Halloween week. Do you know where your pooch is? Hopefully, all dressed up in a fantastically adorable costume and attending Costumes on the “WOOF” at the Loews Hotel Atlanta tomorrow night – Thursday, October 28, 2010 from 6:30 PM until 9:00 PM! Bring your furry friend in costume for a fun evening on the gorgeous [...]
#267 – Take a Spooky Halloween Ride with City Segway Tours Atlanta’s Legends and Lore Tour – A Whole New Kind of Ghost Tour
Want a new kind of ghost tour this weekend for Halloween? Explore Atlanta’s ghostliness with City Segway Tours and their Halloween Legends and Lore Tour! The Legends and Lore tour from City Segway Tours is back 7 nights a week at 6:00 pm from September 1 through November 30, 2010, and explores our great city [...]
Special Thanks to CBS Better Mornings Atlanta for Helping Us Promote “Trick or Treat for the Troops”!
We’d like to thank the crew at CBS Better Mornings Atlanta for helping us to promote our 5th Annual “Trick or Treat for the Troops”! Below is a video clip of our feature on last week’s show – we hope to see you this week at Souper Jenny – stop in for lunch (or dinner [...]
#266 – Eat at Souper Jenny This Week and Help Souper Jenny & 365Atlanta Support Our Troops! October 25-30, 2010
What goes better with a crisp fall day that a warm bowl of homemade soup? And who makes better soup in Atlanta than Souper Jenny? The Souper Jenny $12 lunch is a fab deal – you choose two, from their fresh and delicious daily soups, salads, and sandwiches – and you also get a drink, [...]
#265 – P’cheen Hosts Old Fourth Ward Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest Today – Sunday, October 24, 2010 – Will You Win the $100 Prize?
P’cheen may be known for it’s Monday night BBQ, Tuesday night date nights, and Wednesday night all-you-can-eat low country boil, but today you need to be there to take part in the Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest! Today – Sunday, October 24, 2010 – from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM, you can enter to win the [...]