West Egg Chef Visiting Westside’s Little Trouble

westside-little-troubleThere is a fun little bar and restaurant on the Westside called Little Trouble. With a wonderful Asian menu, this place is perfect mix of sit down restaurant, lounge, and bar.

This Monday, the chef from West Egg, Andrew Smith, is coming over to Little Trouble to make his tasty steam buns. There will be drink specials as well! For more information on restaurants in Westside, click here!

When: Monday, June 26
             8:00 – Midnight

Where: Little Trouble
              1170 Howell Mill Rd.
              Atlanta, Ga 30318

JCT Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

westside-jctJCT Kitchen & Bar, the renowned Southern cuisine restaurant in the Westside, is celebrating its 10-year anniversary.

They are hosting a party on Sunday, June 25 from 1 – 5pm. There will be a hog roast and barbecue with executive chef Brian Horn. He will also have the signature fried chicken and the JCT staples, as well as Creature Comforts beers. The tickets are $10 a person, but additional beer and cocktail specials will be available for purchase.

There will be live music by Matt Palmer from 1 – 3pm and Benji Shanks & Justin Brogdon will play from 3 – 5 pm. Come join us and play corn hole, giant jenga and lawn bocce in the courtyard, and enjoy balloon artist festivities!

JCT Kitchen will be open for regular Sunday Supper in the downstairs dining room beginning at 4:30 p.m. To RSVP for the event, click here. To learn more about happenings in the Westside, click here!

When: Sunday, June 25
             1 – 5pm

Where: JCT Kicthen & Bar
              1198 Howell Mill Rd. Ste. 18
              Atlanta, Ga 30318

Ormsbys Hosting Surprise Summer Dinner Night

westside-ormsbysOrmsbys is hosting an event June 21st called Sumer, Summer, Summer Time Theme Dinner.

There will be a four-course blind tasting combined with a 4 craft cocktail pairing. It’s a surprise menu, but it will have local seasonal ingredients from the top-notch farmers and cheesemakers in the southeast. Some of the farms include: Moore Farm and Friends, Local Lands, and Pine Street Market. You can also order from the regular menu if you prefer.

Tickets are $40 and can be purchased in person or by calling us at (404) 968-2033. To see what it’s like to live in the Westside, click here!

When: Wednesday, June 21
             7:30 – 9:30pm

Where: Ormsbys
              1170 Howell Mill Rd. Ste. 20
              Atlanta, Ga 30318

Westside’s Dogwood Library Hosts Book Sale

westside-dogwood-book-sale.jpgAt Westside’s Dogwood Branch Library, from now until the end of the year, there will be the Dogwood Friends of Library Book Sale. It will be every day from 12 noon until 6:00pm. The event is free and open to the public, with an adult suggested audience. The proceeds of the sale go toward Dogwood Friends of Library.

For info about living in the Westside, click here! 🙂

When: Now until December 29, 2017
             12 – 6pm

Where: Dogwood Branch Library
              1838 Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway
              Atlanta, Ga 30318

Streets Alive Celebrated in Atlanta’s Westside

westside-stree-aliveLast weekend the Westside celebrated the second installment of the year of Streets Alive. It’s a race course that stretched from the hear of downtown at Five Points to Underwood Hills in Buckhead.

It coincided with the annual Atlanta Cycling Festivals, and had a heavy focus on two-wheeled mobility, including obstacle courses, races and bike raffles. The race took over Marietta Street and Howell Mill Road.

Here are some photos of the event. For more information about events in the Westside, click here!

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Design Within Reach Opens at Westside Provisions Tonight

westside-design-within-reachTonight is the grand opening of the Design Within Reach at Westside Provisions District.

Design Within Reach has a goal of making authentic modern design accessible. The company, along with MA! Design is hosting the event, which will celebrate Design Within Reach’s new 15,000 square foot showroom. There will be cocktails and a panel discussion with some of Atlanta’s up and coming designers. A special appearance by Chargaux along with some giveaways will be there.

Lots of new businesses are popping up on the Westside. To learn more about this growing area, click here!

When: Wednesday, June 7
             6 – 7pm

Where: Design Within Reach
              1210 Howell Mill Rd.
              Atlanta, Ga 30318