This peaceful oasis includes 30 acres of gardens, an urban forest, wildflower trails, the Dorothy Chapman Fuqua Conservatory and a 10,000 square-foot Fuqua Orchid Center. A charming bridge links the main gardens to the Children's Healthcare of Atlanta's Children's Garden.
The High Museum of Art is the leading art museum in the southeast. Expect a broad, diverse selection of art comprising 19th and 20th century American works, European paintings, decorative arts, African, African-American art, photography and modern and contemporary art.
In the historic city of Atlanta, golfers enjoy warm weather year-round and access to more than 60 courses in the area. With fairways diverse enough for golfers of all levels to enjoy, you'll find all the elements of a great golf vacation in Atlanta.
As one of the most creative and innovative orchestras in North America, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (ASO) serves as the cornerstone for musical performance and training far beyond Atlanta's borders, through its various concert series and its diverse initiatives in music education and outreach.
Atlanta Ballet is the oldest continuously operating dance company in the United States. It is one of the nation's premier professional ballet companies, recognized for the artistry of their dancers and their innovative programming. They are as diverse and provocative as the city they call home.
Joshua Otis "Josh" Turner is an American contemporary country music singer and actor. In 2003, he signed to MCA Nashville Records. That same year, his debut album's title track, "Long Black Train", was his breakthrough single release. His second album, Your Man accounted for his first two number one hits: "Your Man" and "Would You Go with Me," while 2007's Everything Is Fine included a No. 2 in "Firecracker." Haywire, released in 2010, produced his biggest hit, the No. 1 "Why Don't We Just Dance" and another number one in "All Over Me".
Atkins Park Tavern enjoys a colorful history as Atlanta's oldest continuously licensed tavern since 1922. We are grateful for the continued loyalty from our neighborhood. You will always find a comfortable place here in the dining room, bar, patio or with a special gathering in the private dining room. Chef Andrew - a true Georgian - specializes in a touch of Southern using his local farmers and our rooftop garden.
Acclaimed Chef Ford Fry serves up Southern farmstead cooking based on seasonal ingredients at JCT Kitchen and Bar, his restaurant in Atlanta's Westside Urban Market. JCT Kitchen provides an upscale yet casual dining experience with a menu reminiscent of family favorites that are elevated to a gourmet level. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner, while JCT's rooftop bar offers a small Southern plates menu, innovative cocktails and live music for guests to enjoy while overlooking the historic neighborhood.
Dining at Babette's Cafe is like stepping into Chef/Owner Marla Adams' home. She is equally as known for the incredibly creative Rustic European cuisine that she creates, as she is for her welcoming personality. Consistently rated one of Atlanta's top restaurants for the past seventeen years, Babette's Cafe feels like a world class restaurant tucked into the French countryside. The dining room offers a relaxed setting and the outdoor patio overlooks the serene setting of Freedom Park.
Bacchanalia features contemporary American cuisine from chefs/owners Anne Quatrano and Clifford Harrison. Expect incredibly fresh and flavorful choices with masterful preparation and presentation. Bacchanalia's seasonal menu relies entirely on organic ingredients, many sourced from Anne and Clifford's farm, so that diners can have an utterly unique dining experience each time they return.
Voted Atlanta's best tapas restaurant, Eclipse di Luna offers live music nightly and a monthly wine tasting the first Tuesday of every month. Don't miss a chance to sip a bottomless glass of Sangria while enjoying the festive, high-energy environment.
Both hip and comfortable, Fritti provides a most authentic Italian dining experience. Newly certified by the Verace Pizza Napoletana Association in Naples, Italy; Fritti features 26 varieties of Neapolitan pizzas prepared in hand-crafted wood-burning ovens. Fritti also offers a variety of Tuscan style wood roasted meats, great fried appetizers and refreshing salads.
Located on the main floor of the historic space, Parish serves a variety of New Orleans inspired dishes with modern twists. They have a "green" friendly approach to bringing local food to your table that pulls from the Creole and Cajun cuisines that blend French, Spanish, French Caribbean and African flavors.
Imagine It!, Atlanta's only children's museum, is the perfect place for children age eight and under and their families to learn and explore together in a safe and fun hands-on environment. Their open and interactive area is filled with unique, entertaining and educational areas to explore.
Zoo Atlanta inspires value and protection of wildlife through a unique mix of education and outdoor family fun. From well-known native wildlife to critically endangered species on the brink of extinction, the Zoo offers memorable close encounters with more than 1,000 animals from around the world.
As the world's largest aquarium, Georgia Aquarium features more animals than any other aquarium in more than eight million gallons of water. Through a path of more than sixty exhibits, the Aquarium tells a global water story, with features modeled after the greatest zoos and aquariums in the world. Each majestic exhibit is designed to inspire, entertain and educate.
Atlanta's Central Park, Piedmont Park, with more than 180 acres, is joined with the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. Experience lush woods, Lake Clara Meer, picnic spots, skating paths and many annual events.
CosmoLava boasts three levels, five bars, VIP accommodations and the hottest DJs in the city. Hit one of their three dance floors with world-class DJs spinning the latest House, Top 40, '80s Funk and Hip-Hop all on a state-of-the-art TurboSound system.
Housed in a turn-of-the-century mill building, The Masquerade has been known since its inception in 1989 as one of the country's most unique nightclub facilities.
Located in the Heart of Downtown, Underground Atlanta is bustling with activity, day or night. Enjoy daily entertainment by Atlanta's talented residents, homemade candy, caricature drawings and fortune telling, spectacular dining and souvenir shopping. Learn of Atlanta's past on a guided history tour. After dark, enjoy the clubs and restaurants in Kenny's Alley for a night of unforgettable entertainment.
Blackroom formerly known as Lorraine are a 3-piece band from Bergen in Norway consisting of Ole Gunnar Gundersen (vocals), Anders Winsents (guitar) and Paal Myran Haaland (keyboards, programming). They signed to the major record label RCA Records in 2007 after parting ways with Columbia Records. The band cite their influences as Depeche Mode, a-ha, Pet Shop Boys and New Order.
The Uncluded is an American alternative hip hop group, formed by rapper Aesop Rock and singer-songwriter Kimya Dawson. In 2013, they released their debut album, titled Hokey Fright, through Rhymesayers Entertainment.
Call me Ishmael was formed in mid 2013 by founding members William Burchfield (Escape the flood/To bow or to burn) Jonathon Lovall (Watch your back) and Allen Bradford (Drag the corpse). Soon after solidifying the group by the additions of Brandon Cape (Escape the flood) on guitar, Taylor Pierce on keyboard and former A thousand times repent/ To bow or to burn bassist Jeremy Hopkins.
Are we moving? Each moment inevitably becomes a relic of the past. The future appears as a destination within an infinite number of halfway points we may never reach. Will we ever experience time existing in it's true form? We may discover at any moment, the future and past caving in on itself. All at once. Leaving in it's wake an inexplicable reality where one is confronted with his future former self.In CHAPPO's world, the concept of time is twisted hopelessly out of focus.
Orchestral art rockers The Red Paintings are in the midst of an ambitious world tour in support of the release of their debut album 'The Revolution Is Never Coming'.
Formed in 2007, Pennsylvania's Superheaven has spent the better part of the last five years honing in on their dark and desperate sound across four EPs, an outstanding full-length debut (Jar) and an almost endless touring cycle. Hard work is engrained in their ethos and plays a big role in the inspiration for their newest record, Ours Is Chrome, out May 5 via SideOneDummy Records. Produced by Will Yip, Ours Is Chrome consists of eleven emotionally heavy songs that drift effortlessly between genres, channeling the band's insecurities and determination into a collection of material that are simultaneously confident and downcast.
The quintet is comprised of seasoned musicians with national and international touring experience, and successful track records with both major and independent labels. The band has toured with Twin Forks, Augustana and Pigpen Theater Co. In addition to Zach Porter, the band includes Cameron Quiseng (bass), Chris Morrison (lead guitar), Ans Gibson (drums), and Gabe Rudner (keyboard). With The Tragic Thrills, the band members break away from their legacies to rally behind the poetic and irreverently romantic songs Porter has crafted.
"Debut vinyl EP influenced by Quicksand, Samiam, Hum and Texas Is The Reason, Fairlane meld post-punk, post-hardcore and pop-punk styles to create a catchy Official debut EP that is uniquely their own. Generating riffs and emotionally charged vocals abound as Fairlane Deliver Heartfelt punk that not only captures the greatness of their influences but also pleases fans of Basement, Balance and Composure,Sainthood Reps, Have mercy and Daylight"
"I've never thought too hard about what our albums should sound like before they are written. I just trust instinct to lead the way." That is the philosphy of Nicole Yun of Roanoke, Virginia based noise pop, power rock trio Eternal Summers. And if you haven't heard of Eternal Summers, you'll have a lot of catching up to do. On June 2, 2015, they will release their fourth full-length album "Gold and Stone" due out on their longtime label, Brooklyn based indie, Kanine Records.
Survay Says! Is a 6-piece pop punk/ska band from New Jersey. Averaging 150+ shows a year for the past 3 years, Survay Says! Blends horn-driven ska music with a hard hitting and quick, catchy pop punk sound.
Casey Bolles is a solo acoustic artist started in Buffalo, NY. With music geared towards pulling the heartstrings of any listener, Casey's songwriting is a blend passionate anger and sadness, that is brutally honest and unapologetic. His newest EP, Freshman, has turned heads of listeners since its release on December 30th, 2014.
The Hookers are an American hardcore punk band based in Louisville, Kentucky. Originally formed in Lexington, Kentucky in 1994 as the Fayette County Hookers, the name was shortened before their first independent release Kiss My Fuckin Ass 7" EP in 1996. Their first full length album, Satan's Highway, was released on Scooch Pooch records in 1998 and followed closely by the Listen Up, Baby! split LP with Electric Frankenstein in the same year. On various independent labels, The Hookers released two more full length albums: Black Visions of Crimson Wisdom in 1999 and Equinox Beyond Tomorrow Volume 1 in 2001.
Blending elements of hardcore, emo, and indie rock in a melodic cocktail unmatched by scene contemporaries, Atlanta four-piece Microwave balances frankness with a penchant for wit, allowing personal confessions to make a striking impact. Owning the best of the punk continuum, lead vocalist Nathan Hardy will sing, scream and yelp amidst snarling guitar work. While often tipping into the heavier side of resonant punk, the band shines brightest in soft reservation.
We are a pop punk band from Atlanta, Georgia that started in the Summer of 2011. We take our music very seriously, but we don't take ourselves too seriously. We love meeting new people and new bands and just having fun.
Imagine sipping a tropical cocktail while watching a flaming red sunset. Add to the ambience a few Caribbean-inspired small plates of flavorful bites. Now imagine that you only have to go as far as Johnson Ferry Road in east Cobb to have the experience. That's the idea behind Red Sky Tapas and Bar in the Market Plaza shopping center.
At Miller Brothers Ltd., they help you build a wardrobe that embodies a great sense of style, impeccable quality and lasting value. They offer made to measure suits, sportcoats, shirts and trousers, as well as a whole array of ready-made sportswear and furnishings.
Offering more choices since 1959, Lenox Square is the Southeast's premier shopping destination. Lenox Square is anchored by Bloomingdale's, Neiman Marcus and Macy's, and features nearly 250 specialty stores - shops like Anthropologie, BCBG, Bobby Jones, Burberry, Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, Cartier, David Yurman, Louis Vuitton, Kate Spade, and Zara.
As the Southeast's premier upscale shopping center, Phipps Plaza is home to more than 100 specialty stores including Gucci, Giorgio Armani, Jimmy Choo and Juicy Couture. At Phipps Plaza you'll also find four full service restaurants, a food court, and a 14-screen AMC theatre.
Discover Mills is Georgia's value shopping, entertainment and dining destination. It includes the best names of in one-of-a-kind retail and manufacturer outlets, specialty retailers and category dominant stores.