May comes alive with so many great events all over the South. Get out and explore the region at one of these top May events! Image: Memphis in May
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Decatur knows how to throw a festival and this pedestrian-friendly city does it up right when it comes to May’s Arts Festival. Besides the lovely art, food and music at this free event, some other highlights include the Theater and Literary Arts Tent, the Comedy Tent and dance performances and one-hour classes at nearby Decatur
Peter Nappi will be hosting a Bonnaroo Works Fund (BWF) fundraiser with a live performance by Margo Price. Our giveaway is for a chance to win two VIP passes to Bonnaroo, tickets to the fundraiser and concert + a Peter Nappi gift certificate! Enter to win! First prize: Travel to Nashville & accommodations for two (up to $1,000 reimbursed) and
Mother-daughter fitness experts Liz Hilliard and Clary Hilliard Gray are bringing their cutting-edge workout to South Charlotte on June 1, with the first class at 5:30 a.m. HSM | Core mixes Lagree Fitness with Hilliard Studio Method on state-of-the-art machine called the megaformer M3S to target core muscles, burn fat and improve the health of
Centrally located in Midtown Atlanta, the seventh annual Atlanta Food & Wine Festival will bring together more than 180 chefs, sommeliers, mixologists, and pit-masters from Texas to the District of Columbia June 1 – 4 at the Loews Atlanta Hotel. Through in-depth learning experiences, all-you-can indulge tasting tents, distinct dinners and events, and a talented advisory council,
Richmond’s Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is alive with beauty and … a million blooms through the month of May. The display, which began in March, has offered stunning displays of roses, daffodils, peonies and more. In May, specifically, visitors can expect to see peonies, iris, azaleas and pitcher plants. Learn more and plan your visit
Outdoor enthusiasts come together for educational exhibits, trail dedications, gear demonstrations, instructional workshops and trail projects for National Trails Day. While this takes place across the country, you can celebrate locally at state parks. They will offer a variety of ranger-led hikes. For events near you, visit their website: nationaltrailsday.org.
Peanuts Worldwide tour of the “Snoopy and Belle in Fashion” traveling exhibit at the Mall at Green Hills on May 17-June 11. The exhibit features a rare collection of mini-couture outfits by many well known designers such as Diane Von Furstenberg, Betsy Johnson, Rachel Zoe & including brand new designs by Justin Timberlake and Trace Ayala
Come learn how bourbon plays a role in the production of Alltech’s Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale, then take a tour of the Town Branch Distillery, led by Master Distiller Mark Coffman. Afterwards, guests will have a chance to fill, cork and label their own bottle of Town Branch Single Barrel Bourbon. The day will include
Begin your Bourbon journey at the historic My Old Kentucky Home train depot with a tasting of Beam’s award-winning whiskey portfolio hosted by legendary Jim Beam Master Distiller Fred Noe. Hop aboard the steel skirted train cars built in the late 1940’s after World War II for a 3-course lunch and cocktails as you take
Brace yourself for four days of all-things-country when thousands of country fans from around the world flock to Nashville for CMA Music Festival. With guests ranging from well-known country acts to smaller names (including the likes of Kelsea Ballerini, Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Chas Rice, Chris Stapleton, Jana Kramer and Maren Morris), it’s the biggest country
Warning: if you read this article, you will want another straw bag, or your first one! Here are 5 reasons you may not have thought about for why you’ll enjoy your straw bag so much! Image: Tuckernuck
Southern brands are some of the most well-loved, high-quality lines around. Today we’re excited to put the spotlight on 15 of them and share why we love them so much!
Most of these recipes just call for some chopping and combining, but it’s the mixture that makes them shine. Read on and get ready to crave some veggies!
Red beans and rice is delicious, and this recipe is easy, satisfying and the perfect way to have a homemade meal when life seems too busy to cook.
A trip to High Point Market uncovered four design trends that are making a big impact. Take a look and then get some ideas for how best to incorporate the looks in your own space.
It’s rustic yet rebuilt, and though it maintains all of its original character, Rockdale Plantation also now enjoys a few modern upgrades. Get a look at this home, which was built in 1785 and is as close to original as you can get!
North Georgia has a robust offering of beautiful winelands and vineyards. Here are a few of our favorites that are worth checking out!
What started as a fun family project blossomed into a dynamic farm and successful bath and beauty brand. Meet the family and learn the story behind 1818 Farms.
Jennifer Puryear is back with another batch of fabulous books to add to your summer reading list. Take a look at her top picks for summer 2017!
Who knew that the one book we all may need to get our life back in perspective, and start caring more about the things that matter, would be one with such grand use of a word we typically steer away from when used with such a wide audience!