Fourth of July festivities are right around the corner and some of Atlanta’s favorite local haunts are gearing up to celebrate the stars and stripes. From a fiery brunch on the BeltLine at TWO urban licks and PARISH, to a celebration before the fireworks at City Winery, an All-American menu at Dantanna’s and much more, revelers can celebrate Independence Day in a number of unforgettable ways throughout the city.
Join City Winery for a Patio Party Before the Fireworks
Before fireworks light up the sky across Atlanta, City Winery at Ponce City Market is hosting a 4th of July party on its expansive patio from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. A family-friendly event where dogs are welcome, the popular urban winery, restaurant and intimate music venue invites guests to enjoy a fun-filled day featuring live music with Sailing to Denver and Ivory Williams, festive food specials and more.
In addition to the full menu, Executive Chef Nick Anderson is firing up the Big Green Eggs and cooking made-to-order pizzas for $16. He’ll also be serving a special BBQ basket for $20 that includes a full rack of spare ribs, potato salad, broccoli salad and cornbread. Four-legged patrons can also get in on the Independence Day festivities and sink their teeth in City Winery’s Canine Cuisine menu while slurping up dog-friendly wines including CharDOGnays, ZinfanTails and MalBarks. Partygoers can also snack on house-made sweet or savory popcorn during the patio party and pick up a wine growler and healthy hiya snacks to go when it’s time to watch fireworks. Historic 4th Ward Park is just across the street.
For more information, call (404) 946-3791, or visit citywinery.com/atlanta City Winery Atlanta is located at Ponce City Market, 650 North Ave NE, Suite #201, Atlanta, GA 30308. In addition, stay connected on Twitter and Instagram at @citywineryatl and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/citywineryatl.
Head to Dantanna’s for All-American Fourth of July Specials
Dantanna’s is celebrating Fourth of July with classic All-American specials including hotdogs, hamburgers, potato salad, and more. Hungry diners can even nosh on a BBQ Pork Plate, featuring shredded pork shoulder, house-made barbecue sauce, Texas toast, fried onion and coleslaw, or a half rack of St. Louis ribs served with fresh corn on the cob. Dantanna’s full menu, featuring additional American classics from steaks and burgers to salads and seafood, will also be available.
Dantanna’s Buckhead is located at 3400 Around Lenox Rd NE #304, Atlanta, GA 30326 and Dantanna’s Downtown is located at 1 CNN Center #269, Atlanta, GA 30303. For more information visit www.dantannas.com or call 404.760.8873 for the Buckhead location or 404.522.8873 for the Downtown location. In addition, stay connected on Twitter and Instagram at @dantannas.
Celebrate the Red, White and Blue on the BeltLine at PARISH and TWO
Get a head start on Fourth of July festivities at The Neighborhood Café and Brasserie at PARISH and TWO urban licks with a special brunch. Featuring a hearty and flavorsome menu created by Executive Chef Chavez Hernandez, brunch lovers can get patriotic and celebrate Independence Day with favorites like the American Breakfast – scrambled eggs, a choice of country sausage or applewood smoked bacon, grits or potatoes and a biscuit; The Burger – grass fed beef, benton’s bacon jam, dijonaise, grilled onion, cheddar and house cut fries; Chicken and Waffles – fried chicken, blueberry waffle, Sriracha butter and peanuts, and much more at PARISH.
With inspired, familiar American food, an inventive beverage program, and warm hospitality, The Neighborhood Café will be open from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and The Brasserie will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. PARISH will be closed for dinner. For more information or to make reservations, call 404.681.4434 or visit parishatl.com. PARISH is located at N. Highland Ave. Atlanta, GA 30307. Stay connected on Twitter at @parishATL and Instagram at @ParishInmanPark and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pages/ParishFood-and-GoodsInman-Park.
Hungry revelers can also visit TWO urban licks for a fiery July 4th brunch created by Executive Chef Michael Bertozzi. Available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., guests can take advantage of classics such as the Two Eggs Any Style – crispy brunch potatoes and hickory smoked bacon; Crispy Chicken Biscuit – scrambled eggs, sausage gravy, buttermilk biscuit, and brunch potatoes; Eggs Benedict – smoked hog, poached eggs, charred onion hollandaise, and brunch potatoes, and much more at TWO.
Open only for brunch on July 4th, TWO will be closed for dinner. To make a reservation, call 404.522.4622 or visit twourbanlicks.com. Located at 820 Ralph McGill Blvd. Atlanta, GA 30306. In addition, stay connected on Twitter at @2urbanlicks and Instagram at @TwoUrbanLicks and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TwoUrbanLicks/.
Park Tavern Hosts the Atlanta Track Club Official Post Peachtree Road Race Party
Atlanta Track Club members and patrons alike can enjoy a post AJC Peachtree Road Race celebration at Park Tavern on July 4th. Revelers can refuel and nosh on power bagels, fresh fruit and other signature breakfast dishes courtesy of Einstein Bros. Bagels. Capturing all the fun, 680 The Fan will be on site broadcasting a live show. To cool down, members that are ages 21 and up will receive a complimentary Yuengling Light Lager.
To enter the Post-Race Member Party, each Atlanta Track Member must present a member key fob, a neon yellow wristband provided by the Atlanta Track Club or a race number printed with the words ‘Post Race Party.’ Non-members are invited to register on Monday, July 2nd or Tuesday, July 3rd at the Peachtree Health & Fitness Expo. Ages 21+ must bring an ID. Ages 20 and under can attend the post-race celebration when accompanied by a parent. For more information, visit www.parktavern.com or call 404.249.0001. In addition, stay connected on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/ParkTavern and on Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter @parktavern.
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