The Weekend Guide

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Shine on.

Leitmotiv Chandeliers
What: Just-arrived hanging light fixtures made of repurposed wine glasses and bottles give a room some edge.
Why: Finally, 100 bottles of beer on the wall.
When: Mon.-Thurs., 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: Heliotrope, 248 W. Ponce de Leon Ave., Decatur (404-371-0100).

Wild Orchid Debut Party
What: Street Studio throws a ladies-only bash and tutorial session ($25) to break in the new pole dancing/fitness room.
Why: Sinless Margarita cocktails and chicken soft tacos from Ceviche curb an over-exercised appetite.
When: Fri., 7:30-10 p.m.
Where: 23 Oak St., Roswell (678-226-9022).

Pura Vida’s Burro-Pollo Stand
What: Chef Hector Santiago strays from his usual tapas menu, serving authentic street food outside his restaurant.
Why: A giant $6 chicken burrito (weighing almost one pound!) that’s been marinated and steamed for three hours.
When: Sat. & Sun., noon-3 p.m.
Where: 656 N. Highland Ave., in the parking lot across the street, Poncey-Highland (404-870-9797).

Emerging Art Scene
The gallery opens during Castleberry Hill’s art stroll with an exhibit by Atlanta-based artist Chris Dolan.
Why: Wine tastings, hors d’oeuvres, an espresso bar, and more.
When: Fri., 6 p.m.
Where: Castleberry Point, 327 Nelson St., units 313 & 317.

Photo: Courtesy of Leitmotiv

Pura Vida
656 N Highland Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
Street Studio
23 Oak St
Roswell, GA 30075
Castleberry Point
327 Nelson St SW
Atlanta, GA 30313
248 W Ponce de Leon Ave
Decatur, GA 30030