The international wine community is invited to “open the bottle and start something” at the 28th annual High Museum Atlanta Wine Auction, held March 18–21, 2020. More than 200 wineries and restaurants will come together to support the largest wine auction event in the United States benefiting the arts, boasting more than $32 million raised over the last 27 years. The four days of Wine Auction events kick off on Wednesday, March 18, and end on Saturday, March 21. The week culminates with events in the Tents at Atlantic Station.
February is the perfect time of year to enjoy a fun-filled, romantic escape to South Walton and Destin’s beaches. Stay three nights or more in a participating Newman-Dailey vacation rental home or condominium and enjoy 15% off your stay along with a bottle of champagne at check-in and free daily activities and movie rentals, from February 1-29. *Some restrictions apply. Offer with new reservations on short term stays only. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Visit DestinVacation.com or call 1-800-225-7652. Lifestyle readers’ promo code: LUVTHEBEACH
Max Stanco Opens
Phipps Plaza recently welcomed bespoke Italian accessories brand Max Stanco to its robust roster of high-end boutiques. Located near Vince, Max Stanco is renowned for its dedication to individuality and authentic Italian culture while offering everyday timeless products. This includes artisan leather shoes as well as travel and sports bags for men and women, created using old methods of artistry and craftmanship that ensure the highest level of quality. The arrival of Max Stanco further cements Phipps Plaza as Atlanta’s luxury shopping mecca.
Lake Oconee Food & Wine Festival
A three-day food and wine festival hosted at The Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee featuring over 200 wines from vintners across the globe as well as the most sought-after international liquors for your tasting pleasure. The festival, March 20-22, highlights our region’s most creative chefs and culinary talent and includes an eclectic mix of performers and visual artists. Lake Oconee provides a scenic backdrop for this fabulous lakeside food and wine festival. Oconeefoodandwine.com/