Not too much happening in Buckhead this weekend, but that just means it's time to get out into other parts of the great city of Atlanta and have some fun. Here is a roundup of some of the great happenings in and around Buckhead this weekend.
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Bust a move and raise money and awareness for Atlanta Dance Marathon, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and Children's Miracle Network at Sweetwater!
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Sweetwater Brewing Company, 195 Ottley Drive Atlanta, GA
Cost: $20 at the door to join in and for a souvenir pint glass to fill with your favorite brews!
This Friday the SALSAtlanta party will be hosted in the main dinner room of Plaka. DJ Mane will be at the DJ booth playing the best Salsa, Son and Bachata.
When: 10 p.m.
Where: La Casa del Son
Cost: Cover $7, Valet Parking $5
The play, based on real life events at Waffle House restaurants is a rollercoaster of humor and imagination following John Pickett and his staff as they battle to keep their Midtown diner open against heavy odds.
When: Performances are Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 3 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., and Sunday at 5 p.m.
Where: Horizon Theatre, 1083 Austin Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30307
Cost: Tickets start at $20. Get info at horizontheatre.com
Education Event at Blue Heron Nature Preserve: How Healthy is My Creek?
Have you ever wanted to know more about streams? Learn how to study streams at this two-part education event. We will begin at Blue Heron Nature Preserve, where we will collect water samples and insects from Nancy Creek. For the second part of our morning, we will drive to Oglethorpe University where we will have the opportunity to use laboratory equipment to study our samples.
When: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: Blue Heron Nature Preserve 4055 Roswell Rd, Atlanta, GA 30342
Cost: $10, make sure to RSVP because space is limited
Lose weight without dieting and improve your health with Dr. Joe Esposito's "diet" tips. Attendees get 10 percent off their total purchase that day.
When: 1 p.m.
Where: Return to Eden, 2335 Cheshire Bridge Rd Atlanta, GA
Get in on Style Statements' first Shopping Party of the new year! This exclusive Trunk Show and Fashion Party will feature pieces from: Vault Denim and Fashion Envy . Consignment Pieces are $10 and you can Bring Your Own Bag to fill as part of the sale.
When: 1 p.m.
Where: 3060 Pharr Ct N, Suite 14 Atlanta, GA. Fashion Style Studio is located inside the Habersham Estates Community.