Entries by Liz Attaway

CITY CHAMPION, PROPER WAX, AND PARADISO PLANT SHOP JOIN ATLANTA DAIRIES LINEUP

On the heels of announcing a September opening at The Eastern music venue and its first retail tenant, YOUNG BLOOD, Atlanta Dairies is thrilled to unveil three new retail tenants from Dan Collier. Set to open at the historic redevelopment mid-summer, City Champion, Proper Wax, and Paradiso Plant Shop are three new concepts from Dan Collier and team, most notably known for shops across Atlanta and beyond including The Merchant, Archer Paper Goods, Sweet Inman’s, Collier Candy Co., Daily Dose, Read Shop and more.

TRE VELE: SANDY SPRINGS TO WELCOME NEW RESTAURANT CONCEPT FROM THE TEAM BEHIND MISSION + MARKET

Following the success of opening award-winning Buckhead restaurant Mission + Market, brothers Ryan and Jonathan Akly and Ian Winslade today announce their expansion into the Atlanta restaurant scene with new restaurant, Tre Vele. The new concept will open in the former {three} sheets location in Sandy Springs and will be a modern, elevated Italian restaurant specializing in handmade pasta as well as other classic Italian dishes.

SHOPS AROUND LENOX PRESENTS SUMMER POP-UP GALLERY SERIES

Situated in the heart of Buckhead’s shopping district, Shops Around Lenox is inviting Atlantans and visitors alike to explore, celebrate and purchase works from an array of local artists during its new summer pop-up gallery series. Kicking off Saturday, June 12, 2021, the art-infused, summer series will be held twice a month on June 12th and 26th, July 10th and 24th, and August 8th and 21st and feature live music, cocktails, bites and more. Each pop-up gallery event will showcase new artists and will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Shops Around Lenox’s Pop-Gallery is free to attend and ages are welcome.

LOST ART MUSIC FESTIVAL 2021

Metro Atlanta’s First Music Festival of 2021 Kicks Off This Weekend, Lost Art Music Festival on June 11-12 at Foxhall Resort in Douglasville. Nationally-touring artists include St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Shovels & Rope, The War And Treaty, Ben Nichols of Lucero, Aaron Lee Tasjan, The Pink Stones, The Sundogs

Bonsai Pensacola Beach

Luxurious delicacies from the sea are on beautiful display at Bonsai Pensacola Beach! Located in the Hilton Pensacola Beach, we were treated to their amazing Omakase experience with wine and sake pairings. This waiter guided 6-course experience was top notch and you could go at your own pace. The best part is the food is just as delicious as it is looks! Get ready for the Omakase Experience.

THE BATTERY ATLANTA SLIDES INTO JUNE WITH MUST-ATTEND RESTAURANT AND RETAILER EVENTS

School’s out, and summer is in! With baseball season in full swing, The Battery Atlanta has rounded up special restaurant deals and outdoor activities for June. Brave Country can beat the heat and treat themselves to frozen daiquiris at Fat Tuesday, refreshing craft beers at Terrapin Taproom or fruity margaritas at El Super Pan. At the Plaza Green, locals can score fresh produce and artisanal goods at the Farmers Market presented by UnitedHealthcare on non-event Sundays or recharge at an outdoor yoga class on non-event Mondays. Parents can help their kids get in some early summer fun at Good Game powered by Topgolf Swing Suite while they socialize and dine from the restaurant’s diverse menu of elevated bar food and hand-crafted cocktails. Favorite local venues Coca-Cola Roxy and Park Bench offer an impressive roster of concerts this month for rock, jazz and country music fans.

FIREPIT PIZZA TAVERN HOSTS 3RD ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Firepit Pizza Tavern, a neighborhood staple located in the heart of Grant Park, is celebrating its 3rd anniversary on Sunday, June 6th beginning at 6 p.m.  Owned by Leslie Cohen, celebrity chef and winner of Food Network’s  “Cutthroat Kitchen”, and with acclaimed Executive Chef Shaun Whitmer at the helm of the kitchen, all ages are welcome to experience their Young, Wild & Three lively block party that includes an all-you-can eat buffet, cold brews courtesy of Wild Heaven Beer, music, free swag, and more beginning at 6 p.m.  Wristbands will be available to purchase for $20 upon arrival. 

Jackson’s Steakhouse in Pensacola

Not too far from the blue-green ocean at Pensacola Beach, the historic downtown Pensacola vibe is quaint, yet vibrant with breweries, shopping, and delicious dining. On one of those picturesque corners sits Jackson’s, a steakhouse staple where Pensacolans go for a good steak, cocktails, and dessert for any occasion. Everything from the decadent chocolate mousse to the crunchy red snapper, fantastic filet mignon, earthy brussel sprouts, to the tender lamb lollipops, plus the cocktails, everything you get at Jackson’s is a food adventure.