• AJ Dewberry Hosts 4th Annual Feed the Homeless Event in Atlanta
    Events,  Georgia,  Life

    AJ Dewberry Hosts 4th Annual Feed the Homeless Event in Atlanta

    AJ Dewberry, owner of Level 10 Repairs, plans to feed 1,000 people in metro Atlanta this holiday season during its 4th Annual Feed the Homeless event on Sunday, Dec.20th. For four years, Dewberry has organized his annual event to provide members of the community with food, clothing, toiletries and entertainment. “I feel that my purpose is to leave an impact on many people. What motivates me to do the things that I do for the community is the look on people’s faces and the fulfillment that I get from it. We have clothing sponsors from different brands that donated at least 20 pieces of clothing and will be joining us…

  • Explore Georgia Awards Tourism Project Grants for 2021
    Events,  Georgia

    Explore Georgia Awards Tourism Project Grants for 2021

    Explore Georgia, Georgia Department of Economic Development’s (GDEcD) tourism division, announced today that it has awarded more than $75,000 in tourism product development grants to 13 new and expanding projects across the state. The Community Funding Program allows communities to expand, enhance and improve their appeal as a destination for tourists and leverage tourism as a driver of economic impact.   “While Georgia’s tourism industry has felt the painful effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, by providing funding for these 13 projects the tourism product development grants will support the safe recovery of the industry throughout the entire state,” said Georgia Department of Economic Development Commissioner Pat Wilson. “I want to thank…

  • OREO What's Your Stuf Campaign Invades Atlanta
    Events,  Family,  Georgia

    OREO What’s Your Stuf Campaign Invades Atlanta This Weekend

    As part of the brand’s What’s Your Stuf? campaign, OREO is bringing playfulness to a bustling area of Midtown Atlanta to ask its fans to answer the age-old question: What is the perfect OREO cookie-to-creme ratio? Atlanta cookie-lovers will get to vote for their ideal level of stuf by sliding down one of the five lanes: OREO Thins, OREO Original, OREO Double Stuf, OREO Mega Stuf, or the OREO Most Stuf. An on-site leaderboard will tally results in real-time and everyone who stops by will receive a sample of their OREO cookie of choice!   DETAILS AT A GLANCE: WHO: OREO, America’s Favorite Cookie WHAT: OREO is bringing a larger-than-life, five-lane slide to Atlantic Station…

  • Pearle Vision and OneSight Brings Vision Clinic To Atlanta
    Events,  Georgia,  Kids

    Pearle Vision and OneSight Brings Vision Clinic To Atlanta

    The national program ABSee, powered by Pearle Vision and OneSight, will bring high-quality eye care to children in need through an upcoming vision clinic at a school in Atlanta. Pearle Vision, one of the largest optical retailers in North America, and OneSight, a global vision care nonprofit, partnered earlier this month to form ABSee. The two organizations understand that access to quality eye care is critical to help children unlock their true potential and achieve their dreams. Volunteers from Atlanta-area Pearle Vision locations and OneSight will work together to provide eye exams and glasses to hundreds of students from Atlanta Heights Charter School. During a two-day vision care clinic, volunteers…

  • Champ Bailey Hosting Tailgate for ND Game
    Events,  Georgia

    Champ Bailey Hosting Tailgate for ND Game

    UGA legend and Pro Football hall of Famer Champ Bailey is hosting “The Player’s Reception” prior to the UGA vs. Notre Dame football game on Saturday, Sept. 21. The star-studded tailgate and networking event is open to fans of both teams. WHAT: “The Players Reception” is on-site VIP hospitality experience that connects fans with legends prior to sporting events. Pro Football Hall of Famer and UGA Legend Champ Bailey is hosting this high-end, pre-game experience prior to the UGA versus Notre Dame game. The fully catered event will include unlimited food and drinks for the duration of the six-hour event. Complimentary shuttles will transport fans to the stadium. The Players…

  • Extraordinary Georgia Camp Helps Grieving Kids
    Events,  Georgia

    Extraordinary Georgia Camp Helps Grieving Kids

    The Experience Camp at Camp Blue Ridge in Mountain City, GA (for children who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling or primary caregiver from the SE United States) takes place later this month, July 29 – August 3. WHAT: This summer, July 29 – August 3, at Camp Blue Ridge in Mountain City, GA, boys and girls from the Southeast will come together to spend a week at “Experience Camp.” Experience Camps provide free, one-week camps for children who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling or primary caregiver.Along with swimming, arts and crafts, and team sports, the kids take part in bereavement activities including sharing circles where they are encouraged to…

  • Head to 2nd Annual La Fête du Rosé Wine and Music Festival
    Events,  Georgia

    Head to 2nd Annual La Fête du Rosé Wine and Music Festival

    Following a second postponement due to inclement weather in Atlanta, organizers of La Fête du Rosé wine and music festival have announced that the second annual event will now take place on Saturday, June 29 from 12 PM to 8 PM in Piedmont Park. The festival will feature an all-star entertainment lineup including Mannie Fresh, DJ Stormy, DJ Jay Envy, The Mad Violinist Ashanti Floyd, and more. In addition, Krystal Garner of BET’s “The Grand Hustle” will serve as emcee. Members of the press wishing to attend and cover the upcoming event may contact Elle Schmidt at elle@thespearsgroup.com for additional information regarding media opportunities. More than 2,200 guests attended the inaugural La Fête du Rosé Atlanta on Saturday, May 5, 2018. To…

  • My 6 Favorite Moments from Raw Atlanta
    Events,  Georgia,  Wrestling

    My 6 Favorite Moments from Raw Atlanta

    As we all know, Raw invaded Atlanta and they had a huge show planned. After last week’s debacle where the crowd was dead for a damn good Raw, Atlanta had to do better. Unfortunately, I wasn’t there because my daughter had her banquet, but I still caught it. The WWE already planned the 70th birthday for the legendary Ric Flair. There were a few legends that would be in attendance to honor the 16-time champ. Later on, it was announced that Roman Reigns would show up to give an update on his cancer treatment. With guys like Batista and the Rock in Atlanta, it was rumored they could also show…

  • WWE Raw Comes to Atlanta This Coming Monday
    Events,  Georgia,  Wrestling

    WWE Raw Comes to Atlanta This Coming Monday

    With the WWE coming off the Elimination Chamber PPV and head to Fastlane, they come to Atlanta. That’s right, Monday Night Raw will be at the State Farm Arena on February 25th and all the stars will be there. Last week, it was announced the Degeneration-X will headline the 2019 WWE Hall of Fame. Triple H also announced four of the top stars in NXT will debut on Raw. Ricochet, Aleister Black, Tommaso Ciampi and Johnny Gargano all made impressive debuts. Ricochet aided the new Intercontinental Champ, Finn Balor as he was jumped by Bobby Lashley and Lio Rush. Ricochet went on the team with Finn Balor to defeat them…

  • Head to Fan Fest at the Battery Atlanta This Weekend
    Events,  Georgia

    Head to Fan Fest at the Battery Atlanta This Weekend

    The Battery Atlanta invites you to a weekend celebration of all things football as we host Fan Fest February 2 & 3! This fun, free event will be held in the Plaza from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, February 2 and from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Sunday, February 3 during The SunTrust Confidence Classic. Put your talent to the test as a quarterback, receiver and kicker during the skills challenge – or maybe you’d rather test your football knowledge with an interactive trivia game hosted by Braves in-game host Mark Owens on the Georgia Power Pavilion Stage. Don’t miss The Battery Atlanta spirit squad performing on the Spanish…