And they called it …
What: Make a date with your pawed partner for drinks and treats (for both of you) and dog-friendly raffle and schwag to benefit the Atlanta Humane Society’s 1873 Society Club. (Stay the night with your pup and get a special room rate and amenities thru Sunday.)
Why: Barky Bark can slobber all he wants at the canine kissing booth.
When: Sat., 2-4 p.m.
Where: The Westin Buckhead Atlanta, 3391 Peachtree Rd. NE, Buckhead (404-365-0065). R.S.V.P. (by Friday) to 404-688-1466 or email@example.com.
That Pie Place
What: Forget the store-bought tongue burners. These pie pockets of egg, cheese, and Italian sausage; buffalo chicken; and vegetarian black bean are baked in flaky, buttery dough (get sweet potato tots on the side).
Why: Dessert selections include s’mores, pecan, fruit, and Elvis.
When: Opens tomorrow. Mon.-Thurs., 7 a.m.-9 p.m.; Fri., 7 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sat., 8 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun., 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: 6355 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd. NE, Sandy Springs (770-394-4741).
One Midtown Kitchen’s New Cocktails
What: Newbies include Southern Tradition (peanut-infused bourbon and Coca-Cola garnished with salted peanuts and served in a vintage Coke bottle) and Gimme a Beet (beet-infused vodka, house-made limoncello, and fresh thyme).
Why: The cheese plate and Kit Kat bar are still the same.
When: Sun.-Wed., 5:30-10 p.m.; Thurs.-Sat., 5:30-11 p.m.
Where: 559 Dutch Valley Rd., Midtown (404-892-4111).
SweetWater Brewery’s Sweet 16 Anniversary Party
What: The brewery breaks out the secret stash of beers (‘11 Happy Ending, Brett Raspberry Creeper, Big Old Belgian Blue Balls, and The Gimp, to name a few), while Yacht Rock Revue tunes the radical shindig.
Why: Go dressed as The Bangles, peeps from The Goonies, or Long Duk Dong; the best ’80s ensemble wins a sixteen-person party at the brewery.
When: Sun., 2-6 p.m.
Where: 195 Ottley Dr., Midtown (404-691-2537).
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