09/19/2014

Enjoy all the Football Season Events and Activities in Atlanta at Shula's 347 Grill

 

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Shula's 347 Grill Atlanta has some great football season events and activities in Atlanta to take advantage of this season. 

If you are looking for things to do in Atlanta or a place to hang to enjoy the game, we've got you covered.  Just check out what is going on this month:

Ultimate Tailgate Weekends Shula-s-Fantasy-Football-Draft-Party

$99 Marriott Stay

$20 Food & Beverage Credit

Pre-Game Thursday's

6-8 p.m. Every Thursday

92.9The Game David Greene Show

6-8 p.m. Every Thursday

Saturday,  September 20th

12 pm Georgia vs. Troy

Thursday, September 25th

8:25 pm Falcons vs. Buccaneers

Saturday, September 27th

TBD Georgia vs. Tennessee

Sunday, September 28th

4:25 pm Falcons vs. Vikings

Fantasy Football Parties Happening Now at Shula's

Host your private dining draft party this season choosing from one of three all inclusive menu options. You'll enjoy fantastic food along with a great atmosphere high speed Wi-Fi, drink specials, draft boards, flip charts free parking and more. 

Shula’s 347 Grill inside the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center has something to please everyone.  Enjoy some chill time with us and experience some of our dining specials your taste buds will never forget.

Visit our website for more information on our football season events and activities in Atlanta and our restaurant or call 404.848.7345 to make reservations. Complimentary valet parking available.  

09/16/2014

Join the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk in Atlanta

Making Strides

Join in as hundreds walk to celebrate survival and the determination to end breast cancer. Raising awareness, raising money and inspiring the community to help in the battle. 

The Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5k walk will take place on Saturday, October 25th  in Centennial Olympic Park.  Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and the walk will begin at 9:00 a.m.

Presented by Independent Insurance Agents for a Cure, the American Cancer Society Making Strides of Atlanta is a non-competitive 5K. More information on this event can be found on the official website.

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center is located in the heart of Buckhead and less than a block away from the MARTA-Lenox Station, the most convenient way to travel in Atlanta.  Why not take advantage of our Girls' Getaway Weekend Package and make this a spectacular weekend long event to remember. 

More information on the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center can be found on our website or by calling (404) 261-9250.     

Image Credit: Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

09/09/2014

Let the Celebrations Begin – It’s time for the 44th Annual Atlanta Pride Festival

Atlanta Pride Festival

Atlanta being known for the most powerful Gay Pride Celebration in the Southern United States is preparing for this year’s celebration on October 11th & 12th

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The official Atlanta Pride Kickoff Party will be held from 7:00 p.m. until 11:30 p.m. at the Georgia Aquarium.  The 44th Annual Atlanta Pride Festival will take place at Piedmont Park and will host over 200 vendors and organizations from the Atlanta GLBT community.  The Pride Human Rights Cultural Exhibit will be on display along with many well-known entertainment acts such as Taylor Dayne, Monica Mason, A Great Big World and many more.  The Pride Marketplace will be held daily from 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. 

Two marches will be held on Saturday starting at Piedmont Park.  The Atlanta Trans March begins at 1:45 from the Visitor’s Center and the Atlanta Dyke March will be beginning at 6:00 pm from the Charles Allen Gate.  Festivities finish up on Sunday with the Pride Parade beginning at 1:00 pm at the MARTA Civic Center Station and ending at Piedmont Park. 

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center is located in the heart of Buckhead and less than a block away from the MARTA-Lenox Station.  Taking MARTA is the most convenient and highly suggested route of travel for festival attendees.  Anyone planning to attend the festival is encouraged to visit our website for more information on our hotel along with specials and packages to help you save on your stay.     

Image Credit: Atlanta Pride

09/02/2014

Looking for Things to do this Fall? Check out these Events at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta

Fox Theatre

The Fox Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia besides being a historical landmark hosts a wide array of amazing shows and performances.  If you haven’t had it yet, you need to – The Fox Experience – is an absolute must for anyone looking for things to do or traveling to the Atlanta area. 

Upcoming September & October Events at The Fox Theatre: Foxsign

September 9th - Jason Mraz
September 12th - 14th - Sesame Street Live
September 21st - One Drop of Love
September 23rd - 28th - Mamma Mia
September 24th - Experience Hendrix
October 3rd - November 16th - Cirque Du Soleil: Amaluna*
October 10th - The Australian Pink Floyd Show

October 15th - Lettuce
October 18th - John Prine with special guest Jason Isbell
October 22nd - November 2nd - The Phantom of the Opera

Head to town for one of the Fox Theatre’s upcoming events and plan a stay with us at the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center.  Our location in the heart of Buckhead is conveniently located just one block from the MARTA Lenox Station, and only minutes from The Fox Theatre. Why not relax and enjoy dinner with us at our on-site restaurant, Shula’s 347 Grill, before a show too.

More information on the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center can be found on our website or by calling (404) 261-9250.

Image Credit: Fox Theatre

08/26/2014

Planning a Wedding? Our Wedding Venue in Atlanta can Make your Dreams Come True!

Atlanta Marriott Buckhead

This is probably the most special day of your life so far.  Your journey together needs to begin in the perfect place. 

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center has everything you are looking for.  Make it your perfect wedding venue in Atlanta.  Begining with your rehearsal dinner and ending with day after brunches their Certified Wedding Planners can handle every fine detail of this day. 

 All Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel wedding packages include:

 • Complimentary Deluxe Suite Accommodations  for the Bride & Groom's Wedding Night
  (available for parties of 150 people or more)
• Exclusive Discounts on your Guests’ Room Rates
• Incredible Hors d’oeuvres
• Four Hour Premium Bar Service
• Elegant Dinner Service
• Champagne Toast
• Discounted Parking for our Guests
• Valet Parking also Available

Our 25,000 square feet of flexible space offers a wide variety to suit your specific needs.  Choose either the Heritage Ballroom, Buckhead Junior Ballroom or the Terrace Ballroom.  With our Certified Wedding Planners and the the culinary expertise of our world class chefs, the Atlanta Marriot Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center makes a perfect wedding venue in Atlanta.

Visit our website for more information or contact Sonia Hardy, Wedding Specialist, at 404-848-7346.

08/19/2014

Spend the Day at Zoo Atlanta and Make Memories to Last a Lifetime

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Have you had the chance to get out to Zoo Atlanta and spend the day yet?  Fall is right around the corner and it makes for perfect weather to head out to the zoo. 

When the circus came to town in 1889 the animals never left, making this the oldest cultural attraction in Atlanta.  125 years later Zoo Atlanta continues to make history with America’s only twin panda cubs. 

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Zoo Atlanta is open 363 days a year and is only closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas. Many different educational programs and fun family events are held here.

The next upcoming event is Jazzoo on Saturday, September 13th.   This cocktail event will have 30 of Atlanta’s best restaurants providing food, as well as open bars and four stages of live music and entertainment.  Tickets are on sale now and available online.

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center is located only 13 miles from Zoo Atlanta and is conveniently located across the street from the MARTA – Lenox Station, the easiest way to travel to Zoo Atlanta.  Why not come stay with us and take advantage of our Splash N' Play package and treat yourself and the kids to a weekend getaway. 

Package includes:

  • Deluxe accommodations
  • Complimentary self-parking
  • Breakfast for two adults
  • Kids under 12 eat FREE (two children with each adult)
  • Marta passes for four

More information on the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center can be found on our website or by calling (404) 261-9250.

08/15/2014

Looking for an Atlanta Restaurant to Please Every Member of the Family?

Shula's Tuna

Shula’s 347 Grill Atlanta might have the best Premium Black Angus Beef® burgers and steaks you’ve ever tasted but our versatile menu offers so much more.

Just check out some of these mouthwatering delights at their Atlanta Restaurant:

Wild Mushroom Ravioli Shula's The Peachtree
Braised spinach, roasted tomatoes and garlic beurre blanc

Seared Ahi Tuna
With stir fried vegetables, white rice, sweet chili-soy glaze and wasabi cream

Milanese Style Chicken
Lightly herb breaded chicken breast with baby greens, fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, red onion, basil, parmesan cheese and balsamic glaze

Braised Short Rib
Boneless short rib with roasted parsnips, squash and carrots with red wine-herb demi

Shula's Kids Menu 1Looking for a restaurant the whole family can head out to? That’s no problem; Shula’s 347 Grill has an affordable and desirable kids menu too. 

Shula’s 347 Grill inside the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center has something to please everyone’s hunger craving.  Read through their new menu and wine list and see for yourself.  Who couldn’t go for a juicy Premium Black Angus Beef® steak and their new summer cocktail special The Peachtree right about now? 

The next time you are looking for an Atlanta Restaurant you can take the whole family to, visit Shula’s 347 Grill for a meal you’ll never forget. 

Visit our website for more information on our restaurant or call 404.848.7345 to make reservations. 

Complimentary valet parking available. 

08/12/2014

Looking for Things to do in Atlanta? Check out all the Festivals & Events at Piedmont Park

Piedmont Park

There is nothing better than spending a summer day at the park.  Whether you just bring a blanket and relax by yourself or bring the whole family for a picnic and some Frisbee.  Nothing beats the serenity of a park atmosphere. 

Piedmont Park is located about one mile from downtown.  This 189-acre park is home to many warm weather events and the perfect place to spend a summer day. Check out all the scheduled  upcoming festivals and events at Piedmont Park in Atlanta. 

Friday, August 15th
The 2014 Piedmont Park Arts & Crafts Festival Piedmont Park
VIP Preview Party
7:00 pm-10:00 pm ~Greystone
Preview and purchase original artwork while enjoying a cash bar, complimentary hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment.

Saturday & Sunday August 16th & 17th
The 2014 Piedmont Park Arts & Crafts Festival
10:00 am-6:00 pm
Spend a day at this outdoor event surrounded by visual arts with an emphasis on family fun.

Sunday, August 24th
14th Festival Peachtree Latino
11:00 am-7:30 pm
Hundreds of exhibitors, international foods and musical performances are just the start of it all.

Piedmont Park 3Sunday, August 31st
Pure Heat Community Festival
12:00 pm-8:00 pm
This festival showcases pride with unity and hosts musical artists as well as many vendors. 

Sunday, September 14th
Run Around the Park Relay
Teams of up to five compete in this fun relay.

Friday, September 19th & Saturday, September 20th
2014 Music Midtown
With a lineup including Eminem, Jack White, Zac Brown Band, John Mayer and many more, this is one event you won’t want to miss this year. 

Suggested travel for all festivals and events at Piedmont Parkin Atlanta is MARTA.  The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center located less than five miles from Piedmont Park and across the street from the MARTA-Lenox Station is the area’s unique and center spot to stay in heart of Buckhead.  More information on the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center can be found on our website.  Reservations can also be made online or by calling (404) 261-9250.

08/05/2014

Beautiful Gowns to Support a Cause at the Brides Against Breast Cancer Bridal Show in Atlanta

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The Brides Against Breast Cancer mission is to offer outreach and educational support for cancer patients and their support members.  Traveling around the country during the “Nationwide Tour of Gowns” they ensure that those impacted have the resources needed to help in their battle against cancer.

Brides Against Breast Cancer

Free information and services are delivered to thousands impacted because of the revenue created by these events and this year alone $2 million dollars will be contributed. 

Your dream come true wedding gown can be found at a Brides Against Breast Cancer Bridal Show in Atlanta all while saving money and contributing to this amazing cause. 

There are hundreds of new gowns as well as barely worn designer gowns available for sale.  Every bride who attends this event will receive a free picture certificate from Symbolize It and every bride who purchases a gown at the event will receive a Gift Certificate for two Wedding Bands.

This event will be held with a VIP showing on Saturday, September 20th from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. and a General Admission showing on Sunday, September 21st from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. in Buckhead.  More information and event registration can be completed online

If you are shopping for that once in a lifetime dress we know that you’re also looking for that perfect wedding venue.  The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center located in the heart of Buckhead is just the place.  We encourage you to read our Perfect Wedding Venue in Atlanta blog for more information or call our Wedding Specialist at 404-848-7346. 

07/29/2014

Don’t Let the Season Pass You By – Book our Atlanta Baseball Package and Get out to that Ballgame!

Atlanta Braves

Have you taken in a ballgame yet this season? Don’t let the season pass you by without taking advantage of some good ole summer time fun out at Turner Field.  The Atlanta Braves have several home games left so there’s still plenty of time to start planning an outing with the family or your favorite group of friends.  And don’t miss out on our special Atlanta baseball package to help make this occasion even more memorable.   

Here's the schedule of the upcoming home games for August:

Date                Opponent     Time      Atlanta Braves patch
Fri, 8/8            Nationals     7:35p    
Sat, 8/9           Nationals     7:10p    
Sun, 8/10        Nationals     8:05p    
Mon, 8/11       Dodgers       7:10p    
Tue, 8/12        Dodgers       7:10p    
Wed, 8/13       Dodgers       7:10p    
Thu, 8/14       Dodgers      12:10p    
Fri, 8/15         Athletics       7:35p    
Sat, 8/16        Athletics       7:10p    
Sun, 8/17       Athletics      1:35p    
Fri, 8/29         Marlins        7:35p    
Sat, 8/30        Marlins        7:10p    
Sun, 8/31       Marlins        5:10p

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center located across the street from the MARTA-Lenox Station is your convenient place to stay in the Atlanta Buckhead area, surrounded by happening events and fine dining all within footsteps. 

More information on the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center can be found on our website along with the information on our Atlanta baseball package. Reservations can also be made online or by calling (404) 261-9250.

Image Credits: The Atlanta Braves