Atlanta: Week of August 10th

This week is filled with summer events that you do not want to miss out on. Everything from an All-American Lobster Boil to trying rare beers and a BBQ festival that will teach you new styles and techniques. Check out all that is happening in Atlanta this week. 

                                                      “Hail to the V” at Gypsy Kitchen

                                                                                                     Monday, August 10th at Gypsy Kitchen

“Hail to the V” is an event hosted by ATL Industree. This event is a change to develop networking connections and share stories of some of the city’s most accomplished women in the food and beverage industry. Food and drinks will be included in the ticket. Additionally, $5 of every ticket will be donated to the Farmer Fund, which is a nonprofit organization that helps farmers who are hit by natural disasters. -$10-$40 Click here for more info 


                                                        Good Eatin’ Great Cause

                                                                                                     Thursday, August 13th at Cobb Galleria Exhibit Hall

This event features food from some of the best chefs in the Metro Atlanta Area with music and a silent auction. There will even be a cooking competition, in which local celebrity chefs act as mentors to cooking teams of Cobb County Police Chiefs, Cobb County District Attorney’s Office, Cobb County Sheriff’s Office, and the Marietta Fire Department. This event is benefitting Safepath Children’s Advocacy Center. -$75 per ticket. Click here for more info 


                                                        Atlanta BBQ Festival

                                                                                                     August 14th and 15th at Atlantic Station 

The Atlanta BBQ Festival offers many different styles of Barbecue. The festival will showcase many different style of bbq, cooking techniques, and will offer a variety of flavors. You can get anything from Texas BBQ to Carolina BBQ so don’t miss out. Friday starting at 4pm-10pm and then Saturday from noon-8pm. -$10 (for admission, food purchase is separate) Click here for more info 




                                                                                                     Sunday, August 16th at Freight Room

HotToberfest is an event that allows for beer enthusiasts to sample unique beers from Georgia Breweries and also a curated list of specialty beers. This event features a pouring of a one-of-a kind beer from a wood ages barrel. Georgia brewmasters will be there to pour at the tasting. -$85 per ticket. Click here for more info  




                                                        All American Lobster Boil

                                                                                                     Sunday, August 16th at SOHO

SOHO is hosting an All-American Lobster boil every Sunday from 5:30-9:30 PM. It will include Maine Lobster with a Cobb Salad, Red Bliss potatoes, and Andouille Sausage. Reservations need to be made the Friday prior to attending, to be guaranteed a lobster. This will go on until September 27th. -$29 per meal. Click here for more info