For 2015, the Atlanta Magazine’s Best of Atlanta Party returns to the Cobb Galleria Centre next month–March 4–for an evening filled with Georgia’s best food and drink, plus 70’s cover music from Yacht Rock Schooner! Guests will get to sample delicious fare from over 60 restaurants and food trucks and enjoy beer, wine, and spirits from more than 30 bars. Additionally, a silent auction will benefit Best of Atlanta Party 2015’s philanthropic partner The Giving Kitchen! I interviewed Atlanta Magazine’s publisher Sean McGinnis for details on this 28th annual celebration.
General Admission tickets are $65 and VIP tickets are $90. You can purchase them at www.atlmagconcierge.com. The event runs from 7p.m. to 10p.m., with VIP entrance beginning at 6p.m.
Partying for the Cause
This Saturday Sept 19th “Run For Cover” a Fundraiser for Second Chance Warming Shelter @ Beer Barrel in Marietta! A Day of MUSIC, Raffles, Adult Games and BBQ!
A Day of MUSIC, Raffles, Adult Games, Award Winning BBQ PLUS your chance to “Give Back” by Supporting a Great Cause at one of the Best Dive Bars in Georgia!!!
Saturday, Sept 19th “Run For Cover”, a fundraiser will be held for the Second Chance Warming Shelter at Beer Barrel in Marietta. MUSIC provided by one of the Best Rock Cover Bands in The ATL No Sweat and that Award Winning BBQ brought to you by
Second Chance Warming Shelter is located at 271 Marietta Rd in Canton, GA inside Action Church. The Warming Shelter was started three years ago out of need because there is no Homeless Shelter in Cherokee County. When temps drop below 32 degrees, the City of Canton allows Action Church to open their doors to those in need. They feed them, give them a warm bed and provides Toiletries and Warm Clothing. Last year Action Church with the HELP of Fundraisers like “Run For Cover” was able to Shelter 350 men, women and children.
LawJam 2015 Raises $35,000 for Atlanta Bar Foundation Grants Program
LawJam 2015: Atlanta Lawyers Rock, Raise $35,000 for Atlanta Bar Foundation Grants Program
On Saturday, June 27th, local attorneys exchanged their suits and ties for jeans and guitars as the 6th Annual LawJam took place at Variety Playhouse.
The annual event pits attorneys against each other, but this time the music stated the case and music industry professionals were the judges. Seven Atlanta lawyer bands took part as LawJam 2015 raised money for Atlanta Bar Foundation causes.
The rocking lawyers competed for the title of Best Band and Best Original Song. After a night of music and dance, the Electric Bonfires were named Best Band. “Big Sleep Lies” by the Kevins was named Best Original Song and the band won a one day recording session at Tree Sound Studios.
The judges for the evening were Kaedy Kiely, of 97.1 The River radio; Josh Rifkind, Songs for Kids Foundation and Barry Selvedge of Prime Point Media as well as audience members. The Emcee and host of the evening’s festivities was Burt Reeves.
Six Flags Over Georgia and MUST Ministries Host Opening Weekend Food Drive
MUST Food Pantries distributes more than 370,000 pounds of food throughout the year; donations to directly benefit neighbors in need
Saturday, March 14 – Sunday, March 15
For the 5th consecutive year, MUST Ministries is partnering with Six Flags Over Georgia to host an Opening Weekend Food Drive on Saturday, March 14 and Sunday, March 15.
Each guest that donates six or more non-perishable food items will receive a Buy One Get One Free coupon for a general admission ticket to the park. Season Passholders that donate six or more non-perishable food items will be granted park access an hour before the park opens to experience the new BATMAN
Suggested items to donate include canned meats, peanut butter, cereal bars, cereal and dry foods.
A full list of accepted items can be found online at www.mustministries.org/document.doc?id=49.
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