2019 Driskell Prize Dinner

On April 26, 2019, the High Museum of Art hosted the Driskell Prize Dinner honoring Driskell Prize recipient Dr. Huey Copeland. 

Polo in the Pines Partners with Ellis Audi

 Audi Marietta opened with a celebration featuring elegant food by Bold Catering, handcrafted cocktails, and music by The Main Attraction Band. The Jim Ellis Automotive Family provided a warm welcome, setting the bar high for an exceptional customer experience.  

2019 Landmark Luncheon

On Thursday, April 25, the Piedmont Park Conservancy celebrated their 30th anniversary derby style at their annual Landmark Luncheon. With more than 735 people in attendance, the Piedmont Park Conservancy was able to raise more than $376,000 for Piedmont Park.

Mansions, Gardens & Ghosts

History came alive during Mansions, Gardens & Ghosts, a history-themed bus tour sponsored by Buckhead Heritage Society. Guests heard little known facts about Buckhead from notable historical figures like Hardy Pace and E. Rivers, who were dressed in period costume. Participants also competed in a Buckhead Secret History Competition.

The Woof-Top Party at Whiskey Blue

On Sunday, May 19, Atlantans and their furry friends visited Whiskey Blue for their Woof-Top Party! The party featured a pop-up dog park filled with toys for the pups, a Don Julio margarita bar along with plenty of local vendors! A portion of the proceeds from the event benefitted FurKids.

Change Makers Breakfast

The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy hosted its 14th annual Change Makers Breakfast on April 18, featuring Emory University student and sex trafficking survivor Rachel Thomas. During the event, Dalia Racine was awarded the 2019 Child Advocate of the Year for her contributions to end sex trafficking.

BuckHaven Salutes Songster

Singer and actress Deb Bowman graced our February cover so we threw a party at the fabulous Atlas Buckhead, where a beautiful new covered glass garden bar will open soon. Advertisers and friends joined to toast to Deb and to the team at Atlas where she sings every Wednesday. AtlasRestaurant.com

Carter’s Preemie Dream Team Event

Carter’s hosted the Preemie Dream Team, an exclusive group of parents, caretakers and supporters of premature babies, at its Buckhead headquarters to gather insights on preemie needs. NICU nurses from Northside Hospital and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, local March of Dimes representatives and families with preemies were in attendance.

Shepherd’s Men Fundraiser Celebration

The Shepherd’s Men – a group of volunteers from the Shepherd Center – recently hosted a fundraiser celebration with country music star Charlie Daniels to raise awareness for the SHARE Military Initiative, a locally operated veteran mental/physical rehabilitation program responsible for saving hundreds of American lives. www.shepherd.org/share.

Eating Out

Goodbye, fur blankets and fondue—and hello surf boards and ceviche! ‘Tis the season for Yebo to shed its layers of Ski Haus décor and a menu filled with cold weather favorites to become Buckhead’s go-to Beach Haus.  

Sun-Sational

Simona Spagnoli and Sarah Asher met in 2005 the way many moms meet…in a car pool. Both of them were transplants to Atlanta (from Rome and Florida, respectively) and were drawn to the warmth and joy emitting from the other. After years of playdates, yoga outings, and coffee chats, Simona and Sarah decided they needed to band together to spread their feelings of peace,…

Captain Planet Foundation Gala

The annual Captain Planet Foundation Gala took place Dec. 7 at the InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta. The evening raised $500,000 for CPF's programs, which promote and support hands-on environmental education projects in K-12 schools in 50 states and 26 countries. Photos Donna Permell, John Amis

Ian’s Friends Foundation’s 11th annual Evening of Inspiration

Ian’s Friends Foundation’s 11th annual Evening of Inspiration (Nov. 17) raised nearly $1.2 million to support ground-breaking, pediatric brain tumor research projects at world-renowned institutions across the U.S.  This funding leads to unique partnerships with distinguished healthcare institutions and novel research that is unlikely to receive funding through other channels.

Yebo Ski Haus

Friends and advertisers gathered at Yebo Ski House to celebrate the restaurant's new season. Yebo fuses South African flavors with American cuisine. The elevated design and cozy bar is the icing on the cake. 111 West Paces Ferry Road. YeboBeachHaus.com

GLAAD Atlanta Presented By Ketel One Family-Made Vodka

GLAAD Atlanta celebrates the national and local leaders working to accelerate Acceptance of the LGBTQ community at The Estate on Friday, November 9. Presented By Ketel One Family-Made Vodka

Dining in the Dark

On September 30th, nearly 300 guests attended CVI's newly-designed Dining in the Dark fundraiser, spotlighting the two leading causes of visual impairment, glaucoma and macular degeneration, in addition to total blindness. CVI is the only organization in Georgia full-dedicated to vision loss and works with nearly 4,000 clients annually.

S & Z Real Estate Group Appreciation Party

S & Z Real Estate Group, a Brookhaven-based residential real estate team powered by Keller Williams Realty, hosted an appreciation party for their clients. The night was filled with great food catered by Maggiano's Perimeter, lots of dancing inspired by music from Joe Beck Entertainment and a raffle for Falcon's Monday Football tickets. Photography Harrison Oyler

Jeffrey Fashion Cares

The 26th anniversary of Jeffrey Fashion Cares benefitted Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta, the Atlanta AIDS Fund (AAF), and the Medical University of South Carolina. Over the course of its history, Jeffrey Fashion Cares has raised more than $15 million for its beneficiaries.  For more information, visit JeffreyFashionCares.com.  

Cooking for a Cause

Several Buckhead and North Fulton residents raised funds during a fun evening of culinary camaraderie and competition at Team Building with Taste to benefit The Eric R. Beverly Family Foundation, which helps remove financial barriers for low income breast cancer patients in beginning and successfully completing their treatment.

Elite Celebrates

Elite Pour La View bridal salon in Alpharetta celebrated with friends and clients. The Alpharetta designer boutique has helped hundreds of brides walk down the aisle with confidence and elegance. ElitePourLaVie.com

Jeffrey Fashion Cares

Jeffrey Fashion Cares Host Committee members and Patrons descended upon Atlas last month to celebrate the 26th annual Jeffrey Fashion Cares happening at Phipps this month benefiting Susan G. Komen Greater Atlanta, the Atlanta AIDS Fund (AAF) and the Medical University of South Carolina.

Dog Days of Summer

Our photographer Michael W. Thomas caught Buckhead residents at play with their dogs. Brookhaven Park offers an off-leash dog park, open daily. MWTPhotography.com 

2018 High Museum Atlanta Wine Auction

In its 26th year, the High Museum Atlanta Wine Auction reached a live auction total of more than $1.3 million and a silent auction total of more than $141,000 on March 24, 2018. Wine Auction events raised $3 million to support the Museum’s exhibitions and educational programming.

Lifestyle Forever

Advertising partners and friends joined the Lifestyle Pubs team at Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse, Phipps Plaza.

Firefly Fete

The Brookhaven and North Buckhead Friends Spring Party benefitting Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta was held on April 27 at a private home in Historic Brookhaven.

Sean O’Keefe Entertains

Lifestyle Pubs entertainment writer, Sean O’Keefe threw a party at Fogo de Chao for business owners, movers & shakers, EDIN and GOCA board members to celebrate friendships and the power of networking.

Women in Art

About 150 attendees enjoyed seeing the sculptures and drawings of local artist Susan Cofer at the 30th Anniversary Party, Collectors, Conversations + Cocktails, for the Georgia 
Committee of the National Museum of Women in the Arts and for NMWA. Berkshire 
Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties was a Sustaining Sponsor.

Odyssey Brunch

Odyssey, a non-profit that offers a no-cost summer program for motivated students in Atlanta Public Schools, held a brunch at the St. Regis Atlanta recently.

19th Annual Art Papers Art Auction

For its 19th year, the ART PAPERS Art Auction headed downtown to 200 Peachtree Street. Featuring works by more than 250 artists, fare from local restaurants and a DJ spinning tunes for late-night dancing, the not-to-be-missed event drew nearly 1,000 art lovers who vied for the pieces on auction. 

Buckhead Coalition


One of Atlanta’s most powerful nonpartisan political organizations is reaching out to all others to come together as one.  The Buckhead Coalition, the affluent north Atlanta invitational group of business leaders has adopted the theme “Atlanta Together”, starting with its 29th Annual Meeting recently. Photography by Kimberly Evans.  

Happy, Merry

The Capital Grille Buckhead hosted our fabulous staff for a holiday lunch. Perimeter North Lifestyle is grateful to all the writers, photographers and ad sales staff who support this magazine to bring you stories about our community every month. Photos by Dennis Malcolm Byron and staff.

Atlanta Speech School Guild 44TH Annual 
Language & Literacy Gala

The Atlanta Speech School's Gala raised $250,000 in support of the School’s mission to help each child reach their potential through language and literacy, further keeping founder Kitty Hamm's belief that financial circumstances should not prevent a child from receiving services that could profoundly impact their quality of life.

Pace Academy Presents “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

Pace Academy’s Upper School theatre department staged a production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Nov. 9-12. The show tells the Biblical story of Joseph from the Book of Genesis. The production, directed by Sean Bryan, featured more than 30 Upper School performers and a Lower School chorus.

Spare Time Gallery Opening

On Thursday, November 9, Miami Ad School @ Portfolio Center celebrated the grand opening of Spare Time Gallery, located at 125 Bennett St NW. The gallery is the first space dedicated to celebrating the personal artwork of the creative business community.

Captain Planet Foundation Benefits

Jennie Garlington and Laura Seydel hosted a luncheon and fashion presentation at Saks Fifth Avenue on October 18 benefiting the Captain Planet Foundation. The event introduced BECKEN, timeless, tailored fashions available now at Saks featuring the unfussy warmth and 
welcome of Kentucky horse country, where founder Angela Beck resides.

Peachtree Hills Place

Isakson Living celebrated the groundbreaking of its newest development Peachtree Hills Place. The event included words from 
Andy Isakson-visionary and managing partner of Isakson Living, Mayor Sam Massell-president of Buckhead Coalition, and others.

November 2017 Around Town

This holiday season, raise a glass to the perfect gift for Atlanta’s foodies! Give a curated chef experience with a toast-worthy touch. Each week Garnish & Gather works side-by-side with Atlanta’s best farmers, chefs and artisans to bring creative recipes made with the finest local ingredients straight to your kitchen. G&G’s Be the Chef series lets home cooks recreate signature…

$15m and Counting

Jeffrey Fashion Cares Atlanta, hosted by Lila Hertz, Jeffrey McQuithy and Louise Sams, celebrated a sold-out evening. The city’s most notable gathered in Phipps Plaza to enjoy a high-energy reception, auction and runway show featuring Kalinsky’s style selections. $15 million has been raised over 25 years by Jeffrey Kalinsky's team.

Southern Shindig

On August 18, Skyland Trail hosted Southern Shindig at Sweetwater Brewing Company. The event attracted 200 young professionals. Through sponsorships, ticket sales and silent auction, $51,000 were raised for Skyland Trail’s financial aid and treatment programs for adults 18 and over with bipolar illness, major depression, schizophrenia or anxiety disorders.

Waiters’ Race Atlanta

This year, Atlanta had its first ever Waiters' Race hosted by Le Bilboquet and produced by The Industry Fund, a non-profit supporting the restaurant industry. All proceeds benefited The Giving Kitchen.

September 2017 Around Town

Join The Cottage School (TCS) for the annual Cougar Classic Car Artisan Market, Bike and Car Show on Saturday, October 7, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., held on the TCS campus located at 700 Grimes Bridge Rd. in Roswell. The car show, featuring classic cars and bikes will also offer food trucks, entertainment and arts and crafts for sale.…

August 2017 Around Town

Peachtree Hills Place (PHP) is nearing its groundbreaking in one of Atlanta’s most beautiful neighborhoods, Peachtree Hills. Nestled in the heart of Buckhead, this one-of-a-kind luxury neighborhood will soon offer condos and homes for residents 55 years-of-age and older. With downsizing being a key feature of the design, homes range from 1,400 to 3,000 square feet. With home ownership, residents…

Salle Opticians Anniversary for CURE

The Grand Re-Opening and 30th Anniversary party of Salle Opticians at Phipps Plaza was a home run. Co-hosted by former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tom Glavine and his wife, Chris, Wendy Salle and personal stylist Robanne Schulman, the shopping event raised $3,000 for CURE Childhood Cancer.

Welcome, No2 Opus Place

On the future site of No2 Opus Place, a celebration for the opening of the Sales Gallery was a grand event. Guests gathered under a beautiful tent, enjoyed fabulous food and wine, and were treated to a performance by Jennifer Holiday. OpusPlaceAtlanta.com

Best of BuckHaven

Thousands of readers voted these businesses the BEST OF BuckHaven and we celebrated their success at Davio's with swag by RC Engravables and Italian-inspired food and a signature cocktail by Davio's. Photography Christy Lee.

Dr. Lile Welcomed

Aesthetic Specialty Centre welcomed Dr. Laura Lile to the med spa practice with a special event. She specializes in wellness and anti-aging, bioidentical hormone replacement, non-invasive treatments and more. 30% off sunscreens and complimentary skin cancer screening for readers

Odyssey for Kids

Odyssey Brunch Co-Chairs Amy Kim Gira and Lys Paulhus, and the Odyssey Brunch Committee hosted the annual 2017 Odyssey Brunch at The St. Regis Hotel. Odyssey's mission is to expand the ambitions of Atlanta students and empower them on a successful journey to college and a fulfilling career. BenRose Photography

GOCA’s Big Night

The seventh annual Shaken, Not Stirred Gala, presented by Northside Hospital Cancer Institute at the Delta Flight Museum, raised more than $270,000 for the Georgia Ovarian Cancer Alliance to support education and awareness programs throughout the state. Dinner by Les Dames d'Escoffier International. Photos Fredrik Brauer. GAOvarianCancer.org

Camp Twin Lakes Gala

Camp Twin Lakes kicked off their 25th year with a celebratory gala at the Georgia Aquarium on January 28. The event, which raised $785,000, honored founder Doug Hertz as well as past and current board presidents, Jay Smith, Comer Yates, Bonnie Harris, Lawrence Kenny and Elizabeth Correll Richards.

Art Papers

Featuring works by more than 250 established and emerging artists, the Annual ART PAPERS Art Auction lit up Ponce City Market for its 18th year.