• Giggles at Emory Point
    Events,  Georgia

    Emory Point Brings Giggles to the Community

      Emory Point, a popular shopping and dining destination located in the historic Druid Hills neighborhood, will offer the perfect family outing with its new monthly series, Giggles. Kicking off Saturday, May 2, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., in The Park next to The General Muir, Giggles will offer complimentary, kid-friendly activities including arts and crafts, face painting, balloon art, live entertainment, giveaways and more. “Our community has always been a natural gathering place for families and children in the Druid Hills, Virginia Highlands and Decatur neighborhoods,” said Megan Jurkovic, Senior Property Manager at Emory Point. “Giggles will be an exciting spring and summer attraction at Emory Point, offering…

  • Legoland Atlanta
    Events,  Georgia

    LEGOLAND Discovery Center Seeking New Creative Crew

      LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Atlanta is seeking new children to serve on its Creative Crew for 2015! Aries Viera, LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta’s Master Model Builder, is looking for fellow creative minds to join his specialized team of junior Model Builders. Creative Crew members will have access to special events, provide insight on future activities at the attraction and be part of a group of opinion-leaders who will lead LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta into the future.   “This year’s submission theme is Miniland Goes Wild, so we can’t wait to see what animal-themed builds the contestants create,” said the attraction’s Master Model Builder, Aries Viera. “Our team is always so…

  • Medical Marijuana
    Events,  Georgia,  Health

    Medical Marijuana in Georgia

      One of the many hot topics going on in the world is medical marijuana and if laws should be passed in more states legalizing it. In Georgia, we are days away from passing the bill to become legal, but it still faces many hurdles. Some people hear marijuana then they start thinking about the stuff they sell in the street, but they’re quite different. Families have traveled from Georgia to Colorado to get access to medical marijuana. What Is Medical Marijuana? Medical marijuana is any part of the marijuana plant that you use to treat health problems. People use it to get relief from their symptoms, not to try…

  • Events,  Georgia

    Lenox Square Celebrates 4th of July

      Toast the red, white and blue with fireworks, family and fun this Fourth! Let freedom ring! Preparations are underway for one of the city’s favorite summer traditions – Legendary Fourth of July at Lenox Square. For over half a century, Lenox Square has celebrated Independence Day in grand tradition with patriotic activities for the entire family. This year’s activities will include the largest fireworks display in the Southeast, musical entertainment and food concessions. Everyone is invited to experience Atlanta’s time-honored tradition and celebrate as Lenox Square lights up the sky on the Fourth of July!   WHAT:           Legendary 4th of July at Lenox Square                         Enjoy the largest fireworks…

  • Legoland Atlanta
    Entertainment,  Events,  Family,  Georgia

    LEGOLAND® Discovery Center’s Third Birthday Party

      Let the birthday festivities begin! LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Atlanta invites families to its third birthday party on Saturday, April 11. To help celebrate the attraction turning three, Bertie will meet and greet with guests from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Attendees can also enjoy a piece of cake from the café while slices last, participate in a large-scale birthday build and enter a Guess the Bricks Contest for a chance to win two annual passes! Also, it wouldn’t be a birthday party without presents! Guests who bring a new, unwrapped and unopened toy for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta to admissions will receive a Kids Go Free Voucher to be…

  • Shake Shack Easter Egg Hunt
    Events,  Georgia

    Easter Egg Hunt for Free Burgers at Shake Shack

      From Friday, April 3, to Sunday, April 5, Shake Shack will feature a limited-edition Chocolate Easter Egg Concrete, made with rich vanilla frozen custard blended with salted marshmallow custard sauce and Mast Brothers chocolate chunks. Guests who order the special concrete should look under their concrete cup to see if they got the golden egg! Ten random guests who find the golden egg will win a FREE burger. Hop to it!     About Atlanta, GA Location We’re feeling peachy! Our first-ever Georgia Shake Shack opened on September 30, 2014. The two-story Shack is conveniently located on Peachtree Road in Buckhead Atlanta – the brand new luxury retail, residential and…

  • Diaper Derby
    Events,  Family,  Georgia

    Diaper Derby at Town Center at Cobb

      Ready, set, CRAWL! Town Center at Cobb invites families to participate in a day of Diaper Derby family fun on Saturday, April 18 in the Sears Court from 1-4 p.m. Space is limited so parents are encouraged to register in advance to guarantee a heat time and lane number. Registration is available at Guest Services, located on the Upper Level of Center Court, or by emailing DiaperDerbyTCC@gmail.com. All participating families will receive a goody bag at the event, and prizes and trophies will be awarded to the top three babies.   WHAT: Diaper Derby Family event that brings parents and babies together in a fun, family-team atmosphere WHEN: April…

  • Discover South America
    Events,  Food,  Georgia

    Vino Venue Presents “Discover South America” Culinary Experience

      Kicking off the first event of this year’s exciting culinary series, Vino Venue will present “Discover South America” on Sunday, March 22. The Dunwoody wine bar and bistro hosted multiple sold-out events dedicated to various wine regions throughout 2014 – including “Discover France,” “Discover Italy” and “Discover Spain” – and is thrilled to provide food and wine enthusiasts with the unique opportunity to explore the wines and gourmet cuisine that the South American culture has to offer. Throughout this walk-around tasting, wines from all of the key regions of Chile and Argentina will be accompanied by samplings of authentic South American “Sole Food” – steak chimichurri, traditional Brazilian churrascaria…