Make a standing appointment with your personal trainer as you’ll want to indulge a bit this year, starting with this list of Southern food festivals that are sure to whet your appetite!
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The 41st annual Humana Festival of New American Plays will take place from March 1 through April 9. Each year, thousands of theatergoers come to Louisville for the opportunity to see groundbreaking works before they travel to stages across the nation and around the world. The festival kicked off with an opening reception on February 23.
Art lovers, hit the streets on the third to get a taste of Birmingham’s diverse and captivating artistic talent! The Birmingham Art Crawl’s March theme, “Luck o’ the Crawl,” exhibits work from local artists, performers, and musicians, stretching over downtown Birmingham. The Art Crawl is a fun, free way to spend the evening, meeting and
On Thursday, March 2, get ready to experience the music, movies and legacy of Elvis’ amazing career at Elvis Presley’s Memphis, the new state-of-the-art facility, that will showcase interactive and immersive pop culture experiences that connect to Elvis’ personal interests and activities throughout his life, including his passion for automobiles and new technology. Purchase tickets
Boat lovers and those who just like to look at pretty water vessels, the 14th annual Savannah Boat Show is your chance to ogle some beautiful watercraft. Explore boats and other exhibits and enjoy live music, guest speakers, children’s activities and more. The weekend-long event takes place at the Savannah International Trade and Convention Center.
The Chili Cook-Off is The Exceptional Foundation’s largest fundraiser of the year. Proceeds from this event are a significant source of funding for our programs at The Exceptional Foundation where they strive to meet the social and recreational needs of individuals of all ages that are mentally challenged. Join them and enjoy countless bowls of
The Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden’s annual Art and Orchids exhibit will feature rare works of colorful botanical illustrations dating all the way back to the Victorian Era. The illustrations on display have been used to document different botanical species throughout history and have become popular and sought-after collectables. The Gardens will also have several special
Tennessee Flavors is an annual tasting event that brings together Nashville’s top restaurants and food and beverage artisans for a delicious evening in support of the Nashville State Community College Foundation. Their focus is on Tennessee-sourced products and the culinary talents and local flavors that help make our growing community so special. http://tnflavors.org/
The 2017 SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament will be played in Nashville at the Bridgestone Arena. Annually featuring some of the best teams in college basketball, the SEC Tournament will be making its ninth stop in Nashville in 2017. Which team will cut down the nets and be crowned SEC Men’s Tournament Champions? https://www.secticketoffice.com/events/secmbb.html
Wine lovers, foodies, and music aficionados mark your calendars for Vintage901. Vintage901 is a three-day wine festival complete with tastings, tapas, salsa, soul and jazz that brings the world to Memphis, Tennessee to celebrate wine, food and music. Vintage901 features the best in artisanal wines, an array of local flavors with a nod to global
A Social Mess is organizing chaos again with the return of its legendary LEPRE*CON fest to Park Tavern on Saturday, March 11. Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day for an eighth straight year in the heart of Midtown, the festival brings together 5,000 of Atlanta’s party people sporting their finest green get-ups for a day of Irish-inspired mayhem.
From haberdasher and mixologist to successful businessman, Bruce Julian wears many hats, and he wears them well. Today, he tells us the fascinating story behind his eclectic store and his famous Bloody Marys.
Let’s talk spring shoes, starting at $68.95, that make this transition into warmer weather that much easier (not that it’s necessarily hard … )!
We’re excited about all of our February FINDS! From food to fashion and everything in between, take a look at what we’re loving around the South this month.
Enjoy a simple set-up and memorable get together with this fondue party plan. You CAN do this! (May we suggest it for the Oscars, perhaps?!)
Make Valentine’s Day delightful by hosting the gals for brunch or dinner. We are here to help you with Valentine’s Day entertaining tips.
If you’re in search of something sweet — and different — for breakfast, head to Bon Glaze in Brookhaven, GA.
Can you survive sans smartphone? Dr. Hilarie Cash shows us the pitfalls of technology, as well as healthy boundaries to ensure you’re connecting with life, not just your device.
We’ve tapped the experts to help us forecast the top health trends for 2017. Check out what’s hot, what’s not and how to make this your healthiest year yet!
StyleBlueprint staffers share their secrets for beating hangovers. Before (and after) you partake in New Year’s Eve celebrations, be sure to keep these in mind!
Despite what seems to be an early arrival of spring, we are taking a moment to celebrate the beauty of winter and winter gardens.
Designer Em Lee took a fussy French home and infused it with bold color, contemporary art, lighting and warm antiques for a thoroughly modern look.
Does your living room feel incomplete? If it feels like something’s missing, try one of these fantastic suggestions from Southern design experts.
Yes, it’s still February, but spring will be here before you know it, which means music festival season is right around the corner! Get out your camping gear and pack plenty of sunblock — here are the Southern festivals you need to check out!
Liz Hilliard and Clary Hilliard Gray, the powerful duo behind Hilliard Studio Method, tell us what a typical day looks like for them, what they splurge on and the best thing you can do for your body.
From outdoor activities and live entertainment to locally made libations and barbecue, Middle Tennessee has an abundance of things to offer. Add these 50+ places to your travel itinerary!