Category Archives: Events

June 20

Retired NFL Player, Walt Harris To Discuss “Cocktails & Sports: Do Athletes Sip & Play? #TipsyChampion”

      Abstract: We will lead a healthy, mature, and fun discussion on the impact of alcohol on athletes. We will explore whether athletes are able to have fun by indulging in alcohol and the consequences they face by doing so. Are athletes held to a higher standard to not drink? Do athletes feel […]

June 13


BEER BABE The Oakhurst Garden includes community plots, a greenhouse, a mini-farm, herb garden, chickens and pocket ecosystems throughout the site. Decatur’s Wylde Center is setting up a beer garden and silent auction fundraiser in its beautiful Oakhurst Garden June 24. Monday Night Brewing, Terrapin Beer Co., Oak Brewpub and other breweries will be pouring […]

June 13

Coca-Cola Seeks Bartenders To Compete…

Shake, Sparkle & Stir Call for Entries! Sunday, October 1 We are seeking talented mixologists/star bartenders to mix it up at MUFSO Conference during the Shake Sparkle & Stir competition, sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company! The live competition is hosted on Sunday, October 1st in Dallas @ Nation’s Restaurant News’ MUFSO conference. Develop a cocktail […]

May 11

Cocktails In The Garden…

THE ARTS CONCERTS, COCKTAILS AND THE CURIOUS GARDEN It’s BYOC (bring your own chair) for the summer concerts at the Atlanta Botanical Garden. Summer events at the Atlanta Botanical Garden kick into full gear this month. • Concerts in the Garden kicks off its 15th season with Gladys Knight on June 18. Other performers include […]

May 11

Brewery Opens In GA…

OCONEE BREWING OPENS OBC will include a cask industries canning line for retail production, a tasting room for public tours and a 5,000-square-foot event space. (Photo by Jan Schroder) Your weekend trips to Lake Oconee and Greensboro, Georgia, just got better. This Saturday, Oconee Brewing Company is hosting its grand opening. For those planning on […]

May 01

A Refreshing Southern Fireside Chat with Tony Riffel

WRITTEN BY ANGELA KING Share this: Who needs a Unicorn Frappuccino when you have a strong, timeless vision? As the CEO and co-founder of one of the hottest coffee shops in town, we’re talking to the man himself, Tony Riffel. Hosted at Prototype Prime on May 8th at Refresh South, the Octane Coffee co-founder will speak for […]

April 11

Cocktails, Diversity & Stereotypes: The Art To Being An Inclusive Servant Leader. #BartendersLoveAll…

Abstract:  In today’s world everyone is judged from the drinks they order to the shoes they wear, and the undergarments they put on or not.   Bartenders have always been a group of various individuals that has been able to embrace all walks of life and make guests feel at home in spite of their […]