Atlanta food events: Oct. 23-29 2017

Things to eat and do

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Dr. Bombay's Underwater Tea Party Oct. 23, 2017, 6:30 p.m. A Taste of India Dinner Dine on traditional Indian cuisine and help local nonprofit the Learning Tea enroll their Darjeeling scholars into university. Attendees can look forward to a three-course meal. Details

Cast Iron Oct. 23, 2017, 5:30 p.m. Pop-Up Dinner with Shane Devereux Chef Shane Devereux of the Lawrence and Dish Dive is cooking up a Vietnamese-inspired "Noods and Things" menu for dinner at this Old Fourth Ward spot. Details


Hop City Craft Beer & Wine Oct. 24, 2017, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wine Tasting Hop City Krog Street Market is hosting a complimentary wine tasting. Attendees can look forward to samples of different red and white wines, as well as the opportunities to purchase featured bottles from the event. Details


Atlanta History Center Oct. 25, 2017, 5:30 p.m.-12:00 a.m. 2017 GLAAD Gala Atlanta GLAAD is hosting a gala to celebrate the South's LGBTQ community. Guests can look forward to a reception featuring Ketel One cocktails, a three-course dinner, silent and live auctions, and live entertainment throughout the evening. Details

Serpas True Food Oct. 25, 2017, 7-10 p.m. Creature Comforts Beer Dinner An evening of brews and bites will descend upon Scott Serpas' Old Fourth Ward restaurant, offering guests a chance to dine on seasonal cuisine from Serpas and chef Manuel Lara. Each dish in the four-course menu will be specially paired with a Creature Comforts beer. Details

Monday Night Brewing Oct. 25, 2017, 6-10 p.m. ColorATL Book Release Party Celebrate over 40 local artists with craft beer at the launch of ColorATL's second coloring book. Guests can look forward to live music, interactive art collaborations, and live screen-printing. Details

Terra Terroir Oct. 25, 2017, 11:45 a.m.-1:45 p.m. What She Ate Luncheon with Lauren Shapiro Join author and culinary historian Lauren Shapiro on Terra Terroir's outdoor patio for a luncheon featuring conversation about Shapiro's new book, What She Ate, which looks at the dining habits of famous women through the ages, from Eleanor Roosevelt to Helen Gurley Brown. Details

Terminus 330 Oct. 25, 2017, 7-10 p.m. Cultivate the Unusual with Hendrick's Gin To kick off a series of themed Atlanta events, Hendricks Gin will host a celebration of their "cultivate the unusual' philosophy with a night of gin cocktails and entertainment from GRAMMY award winning writer DJ KP The Great. Motion Family and local Atlanta artists Bwrightous, Paper Frank, Markeidric and Lavan Wright will create customized Hendrick's Gin artwork throughout the evening.


Hop City Craft Beer & Wine Oct. 26, 2017, 6:30 p.m. "Meet the Brewer" Lecture Hop City's Midtown location is hosting San Diego brewmaster Mitch Steele of Stone Brewing for a special lecture as well as Stone Brewery beer on tap at the bar. Details

C&S Seafood & Oyster Bar Oct 26, 2017, 7-10 p.m. C&S Celebrates 10 Years In honor of its 10th anniversary, C&S Seafood & Oyster Bar invites guests to enjoy ten different dishes from the restaurant's past, as well as live entertainment. Details

Little Trouble Oct. 26, 2017, 6 p.m.-1 a.m. Little Trouble Turns Two This futuristic Westside spot is throwing an all-out birthday celebration. Guests can look forward to live music from Wild Nothing's Jack Tatum, along with a kitchen takeover from Ok Yaki and cocktails curated by New Amsterdam. Details

Le MĚ©ridien Atlanta Perimiter Oct. 26, 2017, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Biergarten at the Hub Take part in an Oktoberfest-themed beer tasting featuring beers from five breweries around the country. Guests can look forward to beer samples, light bites, and live entertainment, as well as raffle opportunities. Details

Nikolai's Roof Oct. 26, 2017, 7:00 p.m. Nikolai's Roof Wine Dinner Head to the top of the Downtown Hilton for a special wine dinner featuring Nikolai's Roof's fine wine partners, Ornellaia and Folio. Guests can look forward to a four-course dinner paired with a variety of wines. Details

-Bar-and-Restaurant Oct. 26, 2017, 7-10 p.m. Artist Pint Night with Tanner Wilson Mother is partnering with Orpheus Brewing and Forward Warrior to host a showcase that features work from local artists. Tanner Wilson will be signing prints of his piece "Ferryman" throughout the evening, and guests can enjoy pints of beer from Orpheus. Details


Georgia Aquarium Oct. 27, 2017, 7:00 p.m. Sips Under the Sea: Something Wicked This Way Comes Kick off the Halloween weekend at Georgia Aquarium's Halloween-themed extravaganza. Guests can look forward to tapas from Wolfgang Puck Catering, cocktails and a kid-free exploration of the South's best aquarium. Details

Oak Steakhouse Oct. 27, 2017-Oct. 30, 2017 Oak Steakhouse Celebrates Three Years Avalon's Oak Steakhouse is celebrating its third birthday with a weekend-long special. Throughout the weekend, guests can enjoy a three-course prix fixe dinner menu, courtesy of executive chef Stuart Rogers. Details

Arcadia VA Clinic Oct. 27, 2017 Veteran Mobile Food Distribution Soldiers' Angels is partnering with the Atlanta Community Food Bank to provide food assistance to low-income Atlanta veterans and their families. Details


The Roof at Ponce City Market Oct. 28, 2017, 8:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. Day of the Dead on the Roof at Ponce City Market For one night only, Skyline Park and Rooftop Terrace will transform into a Day of the Dead celebration. Guests can look forward to live entertainment, complimentary rides on the slide, and drink specials. Details

STK Oct. 28, 2017, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Day of the Dead at STK STK Atlanta is hosting a Day of the Dead party. Dress up in costume and enjoy an open bar, live music, a costume contest, and surprises throughout the evening. Details

Center Stage Oct. 28, 2017, 8:00 p.m-2:00 a.m. 8th Annual Boos and Brews Hosted by Atlanta Beer Festivals, this annual event offers Halloween lovers and beer lovers alikea chance to celebrate with beer tastings and costume contests. Live entertainment will play throughout the evening. Details

5Church Oct. 28, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Yelloween Head to 5Church for a night-long Halloween party. The festivities will feature a costume contest at midnight, along with specials from Veuve Cliquot. Details

Savannah Bee Company Oct. 28, 2017, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Mead Tasting Event The folks at Savannah Bee Company are putting on a mead tasting event featuring flights of their different meads, made with local honey. Guests can also look forward to biscuits from West Egg Cafe and chocolate samples from Xocoal. Details

Whiskey Blue Oct. 28, 2017, 9:00 p.m. Halloween Masquerade Ball Don a costume and head to Whiskey Blue to celebrate Halloween with a masked ball. The evening will feature psychics, cocktails from Ketel One, and live music from DJ Stutter. Details

Barcelona VinoTeca Oct. 28, 2017, 1:30-5 p.m. Hidden Gems: Wine Seminar and Paella Patio Party Join VIP speaker Marcos Bairros for a seminar on the "hidden gem" wines of Portugal and Spain, followed by a paella party on the patio. Guests can look forward to a special selection of tapas paired with Bairros' choice of wines. Details


Cafe + Velo Oct. 29, 2017, 1-4 p.m. The Spookycat: Alleycat and Scavenger Hunt Bike, skate, rollerblade, or walk your way through a scavenger hunt competition hosted by Cafe + Velo. The event features a costume contest, and guests can expect music, games, and prizes. Details

il Giallo Oct. 29, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Gialloween To celebrate their second anniversary and the Halloween holiday, il Giallo is throwing a costume party. The event will feature a variety of Italian dishes, live entertainment, and poker tables. Details

Cooks & Soldiers Oct. 29, 2017, 3-5 p.m. Pumpkins & Paella Join the folks at Cooks & Soldiers for an afternoon of pumpkin carving, sangria, and paella. Proceeds from pumpkin sales will benefit the Giving Kitchen. Details

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