Summer may be coming to a close, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to! Take a look at some of our favorite August events sure to send summer off with a bang.
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Film buffs, don’t miss this beloved festival. Head to the Museum of Arts & Sciences for the opening night film and party, and throughout the festival catch showings at the Douglass Theatre, Hargray Capitol Theatre, Theatre Macon and The Grand Opera House. Tickets and more information here.
Can’t make it to Spain this year? The monthly Dinner and Live Flamenco Show will bring you straight to the heart of Seville. From 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Las Margaritas, sip on some sangría, while watching an authentic live flamenco show and enjoying excellent Spanish and Latin American food. Tickets are $15.
Head outside for one of Atlanta’s biggest art festivals of the year. Visual arts, family fun, craftsmen and artisans from all over make it an event not to be overlooked. More information and artist listings here.
Don’t miss this alien-themed 5K on August 18! Runners, bring a headlamp and prepare to run for your life! Register here.
Friends and families, you’re invited to a prehistoric party at Fernbank Museum! Stomp, chomp and party like a dinosaur in celebration of the anniversary of Giants of the Mesozoic. More information here.
The Piedmont Park Arts Festival will be making its return with arts and fun! From painters to photographers to live music and more, the event is free to the public and for all ages. The festival will take place at Piedmont Park on Saturday, August 18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, August 19,
Former StyleBlueprint Business Highlight guest Amanda Wilbanks of Buckhead’s Southern Baked Pie will be celebrating the 5 year anniversary of her first retail location in Gainesville and also the release of her first cookbook “Southern Baked: Celebrating Life with Pie.” She invites all pie lovers to a book signing on August 20th at the Buckhead
The BronzeLens Film Festival of Atlanta is a non-profit organization dedicated to showcasing films created by people of color and providing networking opportunities that will develop the next generation of filmmakers. More information here.
Bat Hamlet paints the story of a Dark Knight seeking to exact his revenge on his conniving and murderous uncle, King Jester. The world of the great bard and that of a brooding superhero collide, spiraling into a maddening swirl of two iconic characters. Not your average Shakespeare, do not miss this. Tickets and more
Join the High Museum of Art in partnership with the Victoria and Albert Museum in London to explore the history and legacy of Pooh through original sketches, photographs, memorabilia, and letters. More information here.
In this edition of “Ask Megan,” Style Coach Megan LaRussa talks upcoming trends, how to shop during a weight loss journey and how to find the perfect bra.
You know those boring but stylish shoes that seem to work with everything? Here are five such shoes to bring you through late summer and into early fall. And, there’s not even one bootie among them!
Put down the bottled dressing and make your own. You’ll use this one recipe on salads, vegetables and meats … it even makes a killer potato salad. And, it starts with two ingredients + salt and pepper.
If it’s Mexican food you’re craving, take a look at these super-simple recipes.
After three seasons working on a popular HGTV show, designer Cristi Holcombe knows a thing or two about how TV shows have shifted interior design client expectations. This rustic farmhouse is an example of how she incorporates her clients’ needs and wants specifically into their homes.
Interior designer Vern Yip talks to us about his design aesthetic, lines of fabric and home furnishings and, of course, his time on TLC’s hit series “Trading Spaces.” Introducing our latest Interior Designer Crush, Vern Yip!
Spend a weekend at Callaway, where you’ll find everything from delicious dining to one of the largest butterfly conservatories in North America.
A weekend getaway to the Queen City is filled with incredible Southern restaurants, unique cocktail spots and plenty of beautiful sights to see. Here is our guide for spending 48 hours in Charlotte!
It was a void in the market that led Frances Lacefield to launch her own line of dorm room bedding. Four years later, she’s branching out beyond the dorm filling homes with tasteful bedding and decor. Meet our newest FACE of Atlanta!
This love started with a middle school crush and grew into more, culminating in the most beautiful farm wedding we’ve ever laid our eyes on!