02/25/2015

March into Springtime with all these Fun Things to do in Atlanta

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There are lots of fun filled activities to take advantage of during the month of March

Are you looking for things to do in Atlanta?  Or are deciding on a place to take the family away to for spring break? Atlanta always has something interesting happening and the month of March is no exception.  Not only is Atlanta a great place to be for St. Patrick's Day events and the annual Publix Georgia Marathon all in March, but look at all these other great events happening:  

Spring is a time of renewal. Have you been thinking about a new RV? Check out all the latest models and all the new items to make your camping and traveling experiences the best.
March 6th - 8th
RV show

Everyone dreams of being a superhero, at least for a day. Your little super hero in costume is free for the day at the Georgia Aquarium.
March 7th
Super Hero Day

Enjoy a night of wine tasting and live music, relax and unwind.
March 7th
Wine tasting

What a fun experience and if beer is your thing you don't want to miss this tasting event of with 100 beers.
March 7th
Taste and Brews

Check out all the unique and beautiful crafts.
March 13th - 15th
Craft Show

It's time to spruce up your yard and home and Georgia's largest home show is the place to experience all the newest and best ideas.
March 20th - 22nd 
Home Show

The Atlanta Film Festival will show approximately 200 independent films and is a nine day event
March 20th - 29th
Film Festival

The Atlantic Station is host to this fun carnival like event with great food and beer sampling.
March 21st
Beer Carnival

Is science your thing? Several performances and presentations will be happening all over the area to celebrate
March 21 - 28, 2015
Science Festival

Well if you aren't renewing your RV for the start of spring how about your automobile? Here you'll experience trucks, cars and everything in between.
March 25th - 29th
Auto Show

Who doesn't love bacon? Everything tastes better with bacon on it.
March 28th
Bacon Festival

Relax, unwind, enjoy Bluegrass music, arts & crafts and lots of food. What a way to spend a great day.
March 28th - 29th
Bluegrass Festival

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center located central to many of these fun things to do in Atlanta this spring is only footsteps away from the MARTA-Lenox Station which is  the suggested route of travel for many Atlanta events.  Visit our website for more information on our hotel along with specials and packages to help you save on your stay or call us at (404) 261-9250. 

02/18/2015

Experience a Southern Tradition – the 2015 Publix Georgia Marathon

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 History, beauty and excitement encompass this popular yearly marathon

With over 17,000 runners the Publix Georgia Marathon and Half Marathon in its first year was one of the largest races in history. Taking place this year on Sunday, March 22, 2015, this southern tradition takes you through the history and beauty of Atlanta.

This event is hosted by USRS and will start and finish at Centennial Olympic Park in the heart of downtown Atlanta. The 2015 Publix Georgia Marathon & Half Marathon course is USATF certified which makes it a qualifier for the Boston Marathon.

2015 Publix Georgia Marathon

Friday, March 20, 2015
Health & Fitness Expo
12:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 21, 2015
Health & Fitness Expo
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, March 22, 2015
5:30 a.m. - 7:00 a.m. - Will call packet pickup Centennial Olympic Park
6:55 a.m. - Wheelchair half marathon start Centennial Olympic Park
7:00 a.m. - Marathon and half marathon start Centennial Olympic Park
7:30 a.m. - Life Time 5K start Centennial Olympic Park
8:45 a.m. - Half marathon awards ceremony Centennial Olympic Park
10:30 a.m. - Marathon awards ceremony Centennial Olympic Park
2:00 p.m. - Finish line closes Centennial Olympic Park

Whether you are in town to participate in the 2015 Publix Georgia Marathon or are coming to cheer on the runners, this annual event is one not to be missed. The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center located only seven miles from Centennial Olympic Park and footsteps away from the MARTA Lenox Station is a convenient place to stay. Check out our new website for specials and packages to take advantage of while you are in town. Reservations can be made online or by calling (404) 261-9250.

02/11/2015

We have the Perfect Wedding Venue in Atlanta for your Special Day!

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The day you have dreamed of forever is now going to happen.  It’s time to start making those plans. 

You want this day to be unbelievable from start to finish.  You've got your ideal partner, now you need the picture-perfect place to begin your voyage into the future together. We have that gorgeous place for you.  If you are searching for wedding venues in Atlanta, the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center has everything needed to help you plan the most special day of your life.

Offering both intimate settings and grand affairs the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead's wedding packages can be tailored to your specific needs with all kinds of options.  We’ll start off with your rehearsal dinner and keep on going until your day after lunch.  We can handle all aspects of your ceremony and reception.  You may view our many catering menus online.   

Our Certified Wedding Specialists who were trained just for these events are here to help every step of the way to plan your dream wedding.  Let them take the worries off your shoulders so you can enjoy this special time.  If you would like more information or just have a few questions please submit our plan your celebration form.

Not only will the bride and groom feel special here at the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center but all out-of-town guests will enjoy special rates when staying with us for your wedding.

Let us be your wedding venue in Atlanta for this picture-perfect day you will cherish forever.  Visit our website or call our wedding specialist at 404-848-7346 to start planning your dream wedding now.  

02/04/2015

Check out all the 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Events in Atlanta

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Atlanta knows how to celebrate the luck of the Irish. If you’ll be in Atlanta for this fun and festive holiday or if you are just looking for things to do, there are plenty of 2015 St. Patrick's Day events in Atlanta to enjoy: 

Shamrock 'N Roll Road Race
March 8, 2015

St. Patrick’s Day Bar Crawls
March 13 - 17, 2015

St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 14, 2015

St. Patrick’s Day Celebration
March 14, 2015

St. Patrick’s Day 5K 
March 15, 2015

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center situated in the heart of Buckhead is conveniently located to all of the 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Events in Atlanta listed above. Stay with us and enjoy all the area celebrations just hop from one event to another. 

Visit our new website for complete details on the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center or call us at 404.261.9250.

01/30/2015

Enjoy Dinner at Shula’s 347 Grill for Valentine’s Day in Atlanta

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Make Valentine’s Day dinner perfect in Buckhead 

It can’t get any more perfect than Shula’s award winning SHULA CUTS, the world’s finest beef, the Premium Black Angus Beef® brand.

Shula's 347 Grill Buckhead is located in the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center lobby. Restaurant reservations are suggested and can be made online or by calling 404-848-7345.

Why not make it a whole weekend getaway for just the two of you? Treat your honey to the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center’s Romance & Reconnect Package. There are so many special events happening in the area for Valentine's Day in Atlanta you’ll be able to make this weekend one that will never be forgotten.

Happy Valentine's Day from Shula's 347 Grill Buckhead & the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel!

01/28/2015

Our LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Atlanta Experience Package - a Great Way to Spend Quality Time Together

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LEGOLAND® Discovery Center in Atlanta and our Hotel Package - Perfect Together! 

So the days are chilly and the kids may be getting a little stir crazy in the house over the winter months. Wondering what kind of activities you can plan to keep them busy? How about a fun trip to LEGOLAND® Discovery Center in Atlanta?

The LEGOLAND® Discovery Center in Atlanta is the perfect place to spend the day. Located in the Phipps Plaza in Buckhead they open daily at 10:00 am. Some of the fun attractions you can find here are:

• LEGO® Factory Tour
• LEGO® 4D Cinema
• Kingdom Quest Laser Ride
• MINILAND®
• LEGO® Racers: Build & Test
• Merlin’s Apprentice Ride
• LEGO® Fire Academy
• LEGO® Construction Site
• LEGO® Master Builder Academy
• The LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Shop
• DUPLO® Village
• Earthquake Tables
• LEGO® Friends Olivia's House

Besides all the attractions they also offer special birthday party rooms to host your LEGO® fan's party. They even host a quarterly adult's night only for the kid in all of us. Create an amazing experience with your child at the LEGOLAND® Discovery Center in Atlanta.

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center has complimentary shuttle service to the LEGOLAND® Discovery Center in Atlanta. Take advantage of our LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Atlanta Experience Package and also receive the following:

• Deluxe accommodations
• Breakfast for two
• Complimentary self-park
• Two preferred admission tickets to LEGOLAND®
• Exclusive LEGOLAND® activity pack
• Complimentary shuttle service to and from Phipps Plaza

What a great way to have some fun and spend some quality time together for the whole family. Book your reservations online or by calling (404) 261-9250.

01/21/2015

Traveling During Cold & Flu Season? Protect Yourself in a PURE Solutions™ Guest Room in Atlanta

Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center   PURE Solutions™ is one way to provide assistance in preventing the spread of germs.

It’s cold and flu season and we all know that traveling at this time of year can be a little scary.  If you are health conscious you know that protecting yourself and your family during flu season is really important. Not only are these allergy friendly rooms a big help to those suffering from allergies but the high quality of the air can help when warding off this seasons cold and flu.  If you have to travel this season and you’re already suffering don’t jeopardize yourself anymore, breathe right, book one of our Pure Rooms to help you sleep at night. 

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center has partnered with PURE Solutions™ indoor air quality experts to create 15 dedicated hypoallergenic rooms.  The latest technologies are used with an in-room filtration system along with treating to minimize bacteria resulting in 99.9% allergen-free guest rooms.  This 7-step patented process kills and protects against 99.9% of viruses, bacteria and other harmful irritants.   

Book one of our PURE Solutions™ guest rooms in Atlanta and receive:

  • Concierge lounge access and the amenities provided
  • Cocktails, for a fee
  • Honor bar
  • Outside balcony
  • Two 32″ Flat Screen TV’s

More information on the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center and our PURE Solutions™ guest rooms in Atlanta can be found on our website.  Reservations can be made online or by calling (404) 261-9250.

01/14/2015

Enjoy a Perfect Valentine’s Day in Atlanta with our Romance & Reconnect Package

Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference CenterLooking for things to do or that perfect plan for Valentine’s Day in Atlanta? We’ve got you covered! 

How perfect, Valentine’s Day falls on a Saturday this year.  What better way to show your sweetheart just how much you love them.  Escape to the quaint Buckhead area for an entire weekend and enjoy some quiet time away for two. Catch up and rekindle that flame and take every moment of this holiday to spoil each other.  

Take advantage of our Romance & Reconnect Package just in time to celebrate.  Reserve your room at The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center and enjoy the following:

Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center

  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Bottle of wine
  • Fresh chocolate covered strawberries
  • Buckhead dining card
  • In-room dining for breakfast

Many events are taking place in the area for Valentine’s Day weekend that you and your loved one can take advantage of:

Romantic Ballet - February 6th - 14th - Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre 

Wine Tasting -  February 14th -  Atlanta Event Center at Opera  

Garden Party - February 14th - Atlanta Botanical Garden

Romantic Concert - February 13th - 14th - Atlanta Symphony Hall

My Family Valentine Concert - February 14th - Atlanta Symphony Hall

Enjoy a great dinner in Shula’s 347 Grill or cherish more alone time together by choosing to stay in and order room service which is available from 6:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.  

Book our Romance & Reconnect Package and have the most memorable experience for Valentine’s Day in Atlanta.  Give your love the gift of precious moments in time together. 

Visit our new website for complete details on the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center or call us at 404.261.9250.

01/07/2015

Join in the Cupid’s Undie Run in Atlanta on Valentine’s Day

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A benefit run like you've never seen - in your best underware -

Cupid's Undie Run in Atlanta

Have a blast and help to raise money for The Children’s Tumor Foundation. It all happens on Valentine’s Day Weekend. So you and your sweetie can do it together.  If you’ve ever wanted to run through the streets in your underwear, here’s your chance. 

Cupid's Undie Run in Atlanta
February 14th
12:00 p.m.
Big Sky
3201 Cains Hill Place NW 

Noon – doors open & the party starts!
1:00 p.m. – awards ceremony
2:00 p.m. - UNDIE RUN
4:00 p.m. – bag check & VIP Bar close
Late night – the party ends 

Registration for this run can be done online and the sooner the better as early registrants receive savings. 

Earn your Cupid’s undies, refer some friends and earn Cupid Cash too. All details can be found on the official Cupid’s Undie Run website.

The Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center located near the MARTA-Lenox Station invites you to check out our new website for packages and specials to help you save on your stay should you be traveling to the area for Cupid’s Undie Run. Or call us at (404) 261-9250 for more information.

12/31/2014

Happy New Year from the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center!

Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center

Atlanta is the place to be to ring in the New Year!

With the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl and and the Peach Drop in Atlanta the excitement is nonstop.  You’re going to want to rest up if you’re traveling to town for all the New Year’s Eve festivities and have a safe place to rest your weary body when the fun ends. 

Check out our new website for all of our hotel packages and special offers to help you save on your stay.  If you’re headed to either event our convenient location near the MARTA-Lenox Station will get you there and back with ease. 

Happy New Year!