Summer is here, and if you are like us, you need a little prep before putting on your bathing suit. Here is where we are going to get summer ready.
Featuring art, music and food, Virginia-Highland Summerfest is an annual tradition full of events. There is an artist market, KidsFest, a music stage, a kids music stage, 5K Run and a Tot Trot. Plus lots of food and beverages! It is sure to be fun for the whole family! http://vahi.org/summerfest/events/
The annual tour showcasing contemporary design, the MA Architecture Tour features 11 modern homes selected for the excellent use of contemporary design and architecture. The main tour is in Atlanta with an additional small selection of homes in Savannah. http://ma-designishuman.com
A beautiful celebration of butterflies, this family-friendly event includes live butterfly releases on Saturday and Sunday, crafts and face painting, a costume parade, butterfly plant sale and live entertainment. The event is a fundraising celebration for the Chattahoochee Nature Center. Home
StyleBlueprint FACE, Penny Treese is hosting a solo show this Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. at SudioPlex. The show features new bodies of landscape and figurative work, including work created from a collaboration between Penny and StyleBlueprint friend, Thomas Dodd .
We have lots of fun summer FINDS for you today, including a few local Father’s Day ideas!
The second annual Peachtree Hills Festival of the Arts is a two-day outdoor local arts and crafts event. Located in the Peachtree Hills neighborhood, the weekend celebration will have a large selection of artists from Georgia and around the South. www.peachtreehillsfestival.com
A fun weekend including a 5K run, an artist’s market and a full day of music and food trucks. The music starts on Friday night and continues all through Saturday. Lots of good food trucks will be on hand including Yumbii, The Pup Truck, and the Atlanta Burger Truck. For information and the weekends’ schedule
Today we have a roundup of recipes perfect for this three-day weekend. Time to pour a drink and fire up the grill!
This FACE is quickly becoming one of Atlanta’s best-known chefs. Find out how, as a girl from India, she fell in love with all things Southern.