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14th annual Holiday Music Series Begins at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

14th annual Holiday Music Series Begins at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

Atlanta, GA--  (Submitted by the Atlanta Airport)  

Share in the spirit of the holidays with live musical performances and roving carolers as the 14th annual Holiday Music Series starts tonight at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. 

“Ebenezer Scrooge would never ‘bah, humbug!’ this holiday treat,” said Katherine Marbury, Airport Art Program manager. “This free, winter music series is our gift to every passenger and employee. We’re inviting everyone to enjoy these unforgettable performances across a variety of musical styles.”

The December music series will be held in the Atrium every weekday, December 13-23, from 5 to 7 p.m.

Collective Renaissance Guild to Honor Toni Braxton and Martin Luther King III at Annual Winter Ball

Collective Renaissance Guild to Honor Toni Braxton and Martin Luther King III at  Annual Winter Ball

Atlanta, GA--  The Collective Renaissance Guild (CRG) in partnership with Ford Motor Company and Perennial Sports and Entertainment will hold its 3rd Annual Winter Ball on Saturday, December 4 at the Delta Air Heritage Museum in Atlanta, GA. Winter Ball 2010: Phoenix Rising, will honor Grammy-Award Winning Artist Toni Braxton for her community service with Autism Speaks and the American Heart Association and Martin Luther King III for his global humanitarian efforts and work as President of the King Center. Phoenix Rising is a tribute to Atlanta as well as the honorees who have all demonstrated resilience and an ability to thrive in challenging times.

Join Top Chefs w/ Atlanta Les Dames d'Escoffier International's 10th Annual Afternoon in the Country

Atlanta, GA--  Serenbe welcomes all to take the short drive to the country this weekend and enjoy all of the locally grown food.

Tickets for the 10th Annual Afternoon in the Country are on sale now.

Sunday, November 7th, from 1-4PM brings three hours of ...

  • Exquisite tastings from 90+ of the area's best chefs, restaurants, caterers, retailers, wineries, distributors and breweries at one of Atlanta's most prestigious and elite food and wine events of the year
  • Live Bluegrass music from one of the country's best Bluegrass bands, Drivetrain
  • Access to incredible items in a huge silent auction
  • Opportunities to win pastry art from the area's best pastry chefs at the Famous Cake Raffle
  • Fresh country air and fun, including hayrides
  • Supporting Georgia's Organic farming community and the scholarship fund for Women in the Culinary, Beverage and Hospitality Art

2 Atlantans Selected by the Rush Philantropic Art Foundation to Show their Work at Art Basel Miami

Atlanta, GA--  Last week was the end of a nearly 6 month process for a group of 20 Atlanta artists.  These artists were vying for just 2 open spots to show their artwork at the world famous Art Basel Miami under the banner of Russell and Danny Simmons' Art Foundation and the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series.

This summer, Russell and Danny Simmons’ organization, the RUSH Philanthropic Arts Foundation, launched the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series, a charity program created to discover the next big names in both urban photography and multi-media art. 

Russell Simmons, who founded RUSH Philanthropic in 1995 with his artist brother Danny Simmons, has long been dedicated to philanthropy, especially in the African American community.

2nd Friday's Art Stroll on Castleberry Hill Sept. 10th 7pm-10pm

Atlanta, GA-- Atlanta is quickly becoming the next great place for art and no area is more alive with the arts than Castleberry Hill, Atlanta’s historic arts district.

Come stroll through Castleberry Hill during the next installment of the 2nd Friday ArtStroll, the Best Art Stroll in Atlanta! Visit fascinating and diverse galleries and get a taste of what Atlanta has to offer. Neighborhood businesses and restaurants will be open and welcoming you to our little corner of Atlanta! Come have some dinner, buy some art and find your new loft or condo!

Visit the Castleberry Hill Neighborhood Association website to find out more about the neighborhood, local businesses,events, and event sponsorship!

En Vogue to appear at Labor Day Concert, Sunday Sept. 5

Union City is proud to offer residents and visitors a series of special events in 2010.    

Join us on Sunday, September 5th and celebrate the music of the world famous music group, En Vogue.  Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and picnic baskets.  Listen to great music, enjoy delicious food from our excellent food vendors, or receive one of our free hospitality promotional items.

Gates will open at 6:00 p.m. (Union Station Mall, formerly Shannon Mall) with the actual concert starting at approximately 8:00 p.m.  The mall is located at 1000 Shannon Mall. 

For additional information, please call (770) 964-2288 or send us an email at ucevents@unioncityga.org