The Southern Sky’s 0K Sit and Stay

Date:  Saturday, July 2nd
Time: 2pm

About: The Southern Sky 0K Sit & Stay is the first of its kind. Southern Sky is hosting a zero kilometer run on the 4th of July weekend (Saturday, July 2nd) to celebrate America and good beer! Participants in this race each bring their own sit paraphernalia (ex – lawn chair, tube, tricycle, etc) and sit, drink beer, and party at the Southern Sky Brewery. There will be absolutely no running in this event. Wear your favorite running gear! Costumes and themes are not only welcomed but encouraged. Each registration ($30) comes with a t-shirt (basic tee or women’s tank options available), a specialty pint glass, a racing bib, a sticker and a standard brewery tour (6 tickets for beer tastings). Register at this link:–stay-kennesaw-july-16616. You must register online before the event in order to be guaranteed a shirt! Registration is limited to 200 participants. You may be able to register at the door only if there are spots left. The “race” starts promptly at 2:00 pm, and each runner has 60 seconds to (not) run 0 km. There will be live music by Blind Fate, The Tempted Palate food truck and specialty beers for this event.

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6th Annual Red, White & Brews Pub Crawl

Date:  Saturday, July 2nd
Time: 7pm

About: Let the fireworks begin as you gear up to celebrate Independence Day with Star Spangled Shenanigans at the 6th Annual Red, White, and Brews Pub Crawl. Eat, drink & party and rocket along to 10 bars in Buckhead’s entertainment district. Enjoy complimentary themed shots, great drink & food specials, bands and DJ’s.  The festivities start at Lost Dog Tavern and spill over into Churchill’s Pub, Buckhead Saloon, Big Sky, Hangovers, Rock’n Taco, Red Door, 5 Paces Inn and Dive Bar, as you mix and mingle with new and old friends. Don’t forget to wear those USA colors & outfits! Tickets are $19.99 (about c/o Facebook event for this event).

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Wednesday, June 29th at 7pm

Location: Tavernpointe

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 6/27/16



Wednesday, June 29, 2016, Beginning at 7:00 p.m.

Atlanta, Georgia (June 27, 2016) – On Wednesday, June 29, 2016, Tavernpointe is teaming up with The Unknown Brewing Company out of Charlotte, North Carolina as part of its monthly beer dinner and social series.  Beginning at 7 p.m., guests are invited to enjoy a five-course culinary journey created by Chef Sid Blackwell that will include fresh, seasonal plates paired with beer cocktails created by celebrated Bar Director Madison Burch and hand-selected pairings including Unknown favorites:  Over the Edge: American IPA; Pre-Game Session Ale; Silverback Stout; Hospitali-Tea Southern Amber Ale; and Ginger Wheat. Tickets for Tavernpointe’s June beer dinner are available for $99 for two by visiting Gratuity is included. The next monthly beer dinner at Tavernpointe will be held on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. For more information, please visit or call 404.549.3954.


The Unknown Brewing Company Dinner Menu

~ Course 1 ~

Beer Cocktail featuring Unknown Brewing’s Over the Edge: American IPA

Paired with Braised Pork Empanada with Pineapple Pico

~ Course 2 ~

Unknown Brewing’s Pre-Game Session Ale

Paired with Scallops La Plancha, Charred Onion, Red Pepper Romesco

~ Course 3 ~

Unknown Brewing’s Silverback Stout

Paired with Smoked Duck Breast & Grits with Red Eye Gravy

~ Course 4 ~

Unknown Brewing’s Hospitali-Tea Southern Amber Ale

Paired with Angry Crab with Orange Chili Glaze over Slaw

~ Course 5 ~

Unknown Brewing’s Ginger Wheat

Paired with Cornmeal Spice Cake, Ginger Scented Grilled Peaches, and Peach Sorbet




Located on the corner of Spring St. and Peachtree St. in Midtown, Tavernpointe is known for progressive classic cocktails, craft beers, house-made jerk sodas and a special take on familiar, classic dishes and upscale pub grub. Celebrating the art of pairing great food and drinks, their fare is made using high-quality produce and local and sustainable proteins. Tavernpointe also has a 16 tap draft system, showcasing 14 beers and two cocktails on draft along with a diverse wine and beer selection. While globally minded, they’re committed to maintaining a casual neighborhood vibe and celebrating all things local in addition to providing friendly, detailed service with each new experience. Open seven days a week, Tavernpointe also has a beautiful private dining room that can seat up to 60 guests and has its own bar.  For more in