Atlanta weekend food events, March 8-10: a block party, whiskey tasting, and more
Atlanta food and drink happs
Floataway Cafe Fri., March 8, 5:30-8:30 p.m. First Fridays Neighbors, friends and families are invited to kick off the spring season with "First Fridays," Floataway Community's new festive series of block parties. Details
Meehan's Public House Sat., March 9, 12-4 p.m. Meehan's Public House Sham Rock and Roll Meehan's Public House Sandy Springs teams up with the St. Baldrick's Founation for Childhood Cancer and 97.1 The River for the second annual Sham Rock and Roll party, featuring live music and games. Details
Vino Venue Sat., March 9, 7 p.m. Downton Abbey Live Wine Dinner The Atlanta Wine School will offer a unique food & wine experience with its Downton Abbey live wine dinner, featuring five courses and wine pairings. Details
5 Seasons Brewing Company, Westside Sun., March 10, 7 p.m. Farm Mobile Birthday Bash Enjoy a couple of adult bevies (beer or wine) as you mingle with farmers and suppliers and hear what's in store for 2013. Proceeds from ticket sales benefit Farm Mobile and the nonprofit Wholesome Wave Georgia. Details
JCT Kitchen & Bar, No. 246, and The Optimist Mon., March 4 - Sun., March 10 Dine Like a New Yorker Enjoy the dishes featured at March 2's "Toast of Atlanta" dinner held at the James Beard House in NYC at each of Ford Fry's restaurants in Atlanta throughout the week, while supplies last. Details
Buckhead restaurant week kicks off this weekend. Check out the offerings here.