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The Weekend Guide

cupcake lounge!

Hangin’ with Mr. Hookah.

EAT
Cupcake Lounge Opens
What: The Euro-inspired cafe serves an assortment of cupcakes (natch), panini, flatbread pizzas, and coffees from around the globe in a modern setting.
Why: BYOB and hookah after dark.
When: Sun.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-11 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 11 a.m.-1 a.m.
Where: 415c Memorial Dr., Grant Park (404-963-0822).

SHOP
Ann Roth Shoes Sample Sale
What: Head to the local designer’s studio to stock up on footwear — from summer sandals and espadrilles to boots, heels, and wedges — at up to 80 percent off.
Why: Step out in the bronze Garbo pumps (reg., $298; now, $149).
When: Sat. & Sun., noon-4 p.m.
Where: Paisley Umbrella, 2971 N. Fulton Dr., Buckhead. Info at 404-245-6958.

DONATE
Art Auction at The Beehive
What: Bid on items such as Patricia Nobella’s statement necklaces and Ibrahim Saboor’s large-scale paintings at the We Care Academy fundraiser.
Why: Ticket sales benefit the Keep Arts Alive program, which provides art supplies to schools throughout the metro area.
When: Sat., 6-10 p.m.
Where: 1250 Caroline St. NE, ste. c120, Edgewood (404-350-3898). Tickets online ($10) at wecareacademy.org or at the door ($15).

READ
Atlanta Weddings Book
What: The new hardcover ($25) is loaded with local vendors for all things bridal — from dry cleaners specializing in gown preservation to the proper office for filing a marriage certificate.
Why: Inventive wedding themes (mustache-heavy, vintage French Victorian) are right up your alley.
When: You hear those church bells ringing.
Where: Online at amazon.com.

LOCATIONS
Cupcake Lounge
415c Memorial Dr SE
Atlanta, GA 30312
404-963-0822
1250 Caroline St NE
ste c120
Atlanta, GA 30307
404-350-3898
2971 N Fulton Ave
Atlanta, GA 30354
404-274-5432
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