Beer Tour In Town
The Atlanta Beer Bus, a HOP-on/HOP-off shuttle service that transports beer enthusiasts between Atlanta’s finest breweries, has officially launched. Offering wallet-friendly entertainment for just $15 per person, riders receive unlimited access to the Atlanta Beer Bus shuttles that travel along a continuous loop where they create their own brewery adventure – staying as long or as little as they like at any location every Friday through Sunday. Each bus is equipped with comfortable, heated/air conditioned group seating, great music, and friendly and knowledgeable drivers. AtlantaBeerBus.com
Swim Year Around
Goldfish Swim School, a water safety and swim lesson school offering infant and child swim lessons, is coming soon to Sandy Springs! Located at 6335 Roswell Road, Goldfish Swim School offers a wide range of perpetual swimming classes for all ages and skill levels at times that are convenient for every family’s schedule. Goldfish provides swim instruction to children ages 4 months to 12-years-old in shiver-free, 90-degree pools and a state-of-the-art water purification system. Goldfish Swim School of Sandy Springs anticipates a late summer 2018 opening. GoldfishSwimSchool.com
SoulCycle is Here
SoulCycle, the world’s leading indoor cycling and lifestyle brand, recently opened its first-ever studio in Georgia in Buckhead’s Shops Around Lenox. Georgia natives Savannah Butler and Lance Mooney couldn’t wait to journey back home to bring this unique fitness culture to Atlanta. New Perimeter North Lifestyle riders are offered a three-class Starter Pack for $60, regularly $30 per class, with additional packages available. To book a class, see pricing and instructor bios, visit Soul-Cycle.com.
Hit the Road
Bike-Walk Dunwoody monthly community cycle is a volunteer group trying to promote active lifestyles, similar to your publication. Join Bike-Walk Dunwoody for the monthly Community Bicycle Ride the first Sunday of each month. Cyclists of all ages and abilities meet at 2:45 p.m. at Village Burger on Dunwoody Village Parkway for a short pre-ride safety talk. The ride departs at 3 p.m. for a 4.5-mile loop around Dunwoody (mostly right turns). Stick around afterwards for $1 custards, $1 off beers, and post-ride socializing. BikewalkDunwoody.org/events/monthly-community-bike-ride
Swimming for Good
Swim Across America – Atlanta invites neighborhood pools to add “fun” raising to their summer swim season with an easy turnkey program provided by SAA. Neighborhood pools can simply host a pool party or a Lap-A-Thon to raise funds for clinical research trials at In turn, SAA will provide banners, tattoos, and swim caps for the event, and provide guidance and online tools to generate enthusiasm and participation. SwimAcrossAmerica.org/Atlanta
The Alden Opens
Chef Jared Alden Hucks opens the doors of The Alden in Chamblee’s Parkview on Peachtree in April. Combining over 20 years of experience working in some of the world’s most prestigious restaurants with research gathered as a consumer and operator of local supper club Dogwood Table, Hucks cultivates a dining experience focused on seasonal ingredients, accommodating service and a sense of culinary celebration. The Alden features 11 counter seats where diners are treated to an up close and personal view of the kitchen. 5070 Peachtree Boulevard. TheAldenRestaurant.com
Day Camps Galore
One of the most popular summer day camp programs in metro Atlanta, MJCCA Day Camps runs through August 10, 2018, offering more than 100 amazing day and overnight camp options at three locations: Dunwoody, Intown, and East Cobb. Camps are for rising Pre-K – 10th grade. Free bus transportation will be provided from 23 locations across metro Atlanta. More information: MJCCADayCamps.org or 678.812.4004.
Save the Date for Fashion
Jeffrey Fashion Cares Atlanta is set to celebrate 26 stylish years on Monday, August 27, at 7 p.m. Considered the official kick-off to fall social season, the annual philanthropic fête founded by acclaimed retailer and arbiter of style, Jeffrey Kalinsky, will return to Phipps Plaza for an unforgettable evening that kicks off with a cocktail reception and dynamic silent auction followed by a high-energy live auction. The evening’s pièce de résistance, a runway show featuring Kalnisky’s style selections from high-end designers, once again promises to dazzle with looks from Celine, Christian Dior, Givenchy, Calvin Klein, Dries Van Noten, Sacai, Saint Laurent Paris, Balenciaga, Christian Louboutin and Manolo Blahnik. The 2018 event will benefit Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta, the Atlanta AIDS Fund (AAF), and the Medical University of South Carolina. Last year’s event raised over $750,000 for the organizations. JeffreyFashionCares.com
Stretch Zone Soiree
The Stretch Zone Block Party is on. If you are a weekend warrior, fitness junkie, regular Joe, or professional athlete come get stretched. Work. Play. Repeat it all over again. For all ages 14 to senior. Come join the team for complimentary stretching, food, prizes, and fun. Stretch. Work. Play. Repeat. For all ages 14 to senior. July 14th 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., 1115 Woodstock Rd Ste 210 Roswell, GA 30075 StretchZoneAtl.com 678.681.1663
Explore Butterflies at Chattahoochee Nature Center
Get up close and personal with hundreds of native butterflies surrounded by colorful nectar plants. Photo opportunities abound, be sure to bring your camera! Plus, you and your family can also have breakfast with butterflies and even mediate alongside them, too. You’ll have the chance to purchase nectar and host plants to create a butterfly paradise or add to your existing garden. Through July 31, until 4:30 p.m. each day. Thursday Sunset Sips concerts on June 14 and 28, and July 5.
Polo in the Pines is a high-spirited, two-day charity polo event benefiting Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, pediatric cancer research, October 13-14. Saturday’s elegant afternoon includes an exciting polo match, culinary presentations throughout the day, handcrafted cocktails, live music, seated legacy luncheon, silent and live auction, champagne sabering and the time-honored polo tradition of stomping the divots. Sunday’s Atlanta Polo Brunch Festival is hosted by Polo in the Pines Ambassador, Lara Lyn Carter. . PoloInThePines.com
The First Annual Viva Tequila Festival brings food, art, music and small batch hand-crafted tequilas of Mexico to the streets of Atlanta’s own Atlantic Station September 15 transforming the space to a festive collage highlighting the food, drink and culture of Mexico.Participating restaurants will be paired with the world’s finest boutique tequilas to create signature duos. This friendly competition will elevate your understanding of tequila and how it is evolving on the world market. Pinnacle, the 6-acre concrete pad to the north of Atlantic Station, will be the venue. It offers advertisers and sponsors unique visibility and impressions not only at the event but, throughout Atlantic Station and on the diverse social media platforms. Hybrid sponsorships are available for the main music stage as well as various other elements of the festival including Mi Pueblito, and a VIP Tasting area. For opportunities, call 470.558.5713.