gone with the wind 75th birthday

The South Rises Again as the Atlanta Braves Celebrate Gone with the Wind Night – Saturday, July 2, 2011

Calling all Southern Belles and Beaus! Tonight – Saturday, July 2, 2011 at the 7:00 PM game – the Atlanta Braves will celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Gone With the Wind at Turner Field, as they take on Baltimore Orioles. In partnership with the Atlanta History Center and the Margaret Mitchell House, the Atlanta Braves […]

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Step Back in Time to the “Official Home of Gone With the Wind” in Jonesboro, Georgia – Saturday, June 11, 2011

Clayton County, Georgia is known as the “Official Home of Gone With the Wind”, a designation the County received from the Mitchell family in 1969¬†– the fictional plantation, Tara, was was situated there and it was Scarlett O’Hara’s home county – what more fitting place for you to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the publication […]

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The Lost Chapters of ‘Gone With the Wind’ on Display Now at the Atlanta History Center, Through September 5, 2011

All summer long, Atlanta will be celebrating a very special anniversary: the 75th anniversary of the publication of Pulitzer Prize-winning novel,¬†Gone With the Wind. And just in time for this very special celebration, the Atlanta History Center is welcoming home a piece of that legendary book. In a new exhibit, on display until September 5, […]

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Gone With the Wind 75th Anniversary Celebration at the Margaret Mitchell House – Saturday, May 14, 2011

Nestled among the highrises on a prime piece of lush, green real estate, at the corner of 10th Street and Peachtree in Midtown Atlanta sits what is now known as the Margaret Mitchell House… Last week, we told you that Gone With the Wind is celebrating its 75th Anniversary of publication this year. On Saturday, […]

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Did You Miss Us on CBS Better Mornings Atlanta on Tuesday, May 3, 2011? Check It Out…and Don’t Forget to Enter Our Gone With the Wind Giveaway!

If you missed our special Gone With the Wind segment on CBS Better Mornings Atlanta on Tuesday morning, here’s the clip – we talked about some of the great events coming up at the Margaret Mitchell House and the Atlanta History Center for the 75th Anniversary of the publication of Gone With the Wind – […]

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WIN a VIP Margaret Mitchell/Gone With the Wind Experience from 365Atlanta and the Margaret Mitchell House!

Well, fiddle-dee-dee! If you love Gone With the Wind as much as I do…this may be your lucky day! You don’t have to be a “Windie” to WIN your way in to this exclusive Margaret Mitchell/Gone With the Wind experience…you just have to enter below! This summer is the 75th Anniversary of the publication of […]

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Atlanta Celebrates the 75th Anniversary of the Publication of Margaret Mitchell’s “Gone With the Wind” – Plus WIN a VIP Margaret Mitchell/Gone With the Wind Experience!

“Long ago, I gave up thinking of Gone With the Wind as my book; it’s Atlanta’s.” ~Margaret Mitchell Atlanta is gearing up to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the publication of Margaret Mitchell’s Gone With the Wind – and you can be a part of the celebration! Gone With the Wind is my all-time favorite […]

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#339 – “Tomorrow is Another Day” but Tonight is the Night to See a Screening of “Gone With the Wind” at The Strand Theatre – Saturday, January 15, 2011

The first time I read Gone with the Wind, I was 11 years old, reading my mother’s much-loved copy from the 1950s – not a first edition or anything valuable, but I found within those weathered pages, a world in which I felt I belonged. How was it possible that I was born more than […]

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#338 – The Marietta Gone with the Wind Museum: Scarlett on the Square – A Tribute to a Masterpiece

Ever since I first visited The Marietta Gone with the Wind Museum: Scarlett on the Square, I’ve been reluctant to write this post because I am afraid I can’t do it justice. But fiddle-dee-dee, the time has come! You don’t have to be a Windie (yes, that’s really the nickname for Gone with the Wind […]

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