Buckhead News

The Cathedral Antiques Show recently held a kickoff party for the 2020 show, which will take place Jan. 22 through 26 at the Cathedral of St. Philip in Buckhead. Headlining will be Bravo TV’s Carson Kressley and Thom Filicia of the original “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy” and their current …

The Forward Arts Foundation recently hosted its annual Swan Coach House Flea Market at the Atlanta History Center’s parking deck lower level in Buckhead. It opened with a festive “Fleur de Flea” French-themed preview party, where over 400 guests browsed fashions, antiques and treasures of al…

Atlantans recently gathered at Gerber Group’s Whiskey Blue in Buckhead for A Day of Dopeness curated by artist DL Warfield. Featuring renowned photographers including Derek Blanks, Rachael Gliebe, Emef Griffin, Renaldo Nehemiah, Rious, Takeo Spikes and Mr. Wattson, the event allowed guests t…

Poppy’s of Atlanta, a Buckhead women’s clothing boutique, recently treated current and past Atlanta Speech School families to a celebratory night of philanthropic shopping, donating 20% of the proceeds to the school’s annual Language & Literacy Gala. The event, set for Nov. 17 at the Atl…

Hooray for Hollywood: Fix Georgia Pets’ Annual Gala and Auction will take place Oct. 24 at the home of Ginny and Guy Millner in Buckhead. Fix Georgia Pets is an Atlanta-based nonprofit that works with recognized low-cost spay/neuter organizations to combat the significant pet overpopulation …

The Northside Youth Organization (NYO), a nonprofit that offers five sports leagues for children at Chastain Park in Buckhead, recently hosted its NYO Turns Seventy Homecoming Celebration to mark its 70th anniversary. The event included drinks, dinner provided by The Varsity, Pero’s Pizza an…

The T.J Martell Foundation recently hosted its 11th annual Best Cellars Dinner at the InterContinental Hotel in Buckhead, welcoming more than 300 guests. The foundation is the music industry’s largest one for medical research for cancer ($280 million raised and counting) and the local funder…

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta (BBBSMA) recently held its 25th annual Legacy Awards Gala at The St. Regis Atlanta in Buckhead. Nearly 500 attendees enjoyed live performances by Grammy Award-winning artist Q Parker and violinist Richmond Punch, a special Bigs versus Littles game of…

Livable Buckhead, a nonprofit whose mission includes adding more greenspace to the community, recently hosted its fifth annual Park(ing) Day at the Lenox Square mall parking lot on Peachtree Road in Buckhead. At the event, some of Atlanta’s most creative minds transformed 40 Lenox parking sp…

As part of National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, the Georgia Ovarian Cancer Alliance hosted its annual Teal Trot 5K at Chastain Park in Buckhead Sept. 14 to honor local ovarian cancer patients, survivors and supporters. This year’s event drew its largest crowd ever with 1,100 participants…

YMCA of Metro Atlanta leadership recently welcomed Walter Gilliam, PhD, and representatives from Scholastic Education to its new Arthur M. Blank Early Learning Center at E.A. Ware, located in the westside Atlanta community of Vine City. Gilliam is a world-renowned academician with extensive …

The Adult Swim League and Chastain Park Athletic Club recently hosted, at the park’s pool in Buckhead, a Swim Across America fundraiser that benefited the fight against childhood cancer at the Aflac Cancer and Blood Disorders Center of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Almost 200 swimmers to…