Friday, August 31, 2012

Food lover's guide to the Decatur Book Festival (clusterfest)

Posted By on Fri, Aug 31, 2012 at 3:41 PM

The Decatur Book Festival is this Fri.-Sun.

There's plenty of food love to be had at the Decatur Book Festival this weekend, and organizers say they've diversified the 2012 Cooking Track like never before. Sponsored by The Cook's Warehouse, this year will be a blend of the traditional and contemporary with presenters like author Sheri Castle, who will share ideas and recipes from her newest book: The New Southern Garden Cookbook: Enjoying the Best from Homegrown Gardens, Farmers’ Markets, Roadside Stands and CSA Farm Boxes, and famed Southern food writer John T. Edge, who will be on hand to share photographs and stories from his new book, The Truck Food Cookbook: 150 Recipes and Ramblings from America's Best Restaurants on Wheels. Check out the Food Track schedule below:

Continue reading »

Tags: ,

Thursday, August 30, 2012

2012 Speakeasy Cocktail Festival (#clusterfest)

Posted By on Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 12:01 PM


The least you need to know:

What: A boozy, two-day celebration of Prohibition Era cocktail culture
When: Sept. 1, noon-6 p.m.; Sun., Sept. 2, 2-6 p.m.
Where: Georgia World Congress Center
Why: Because it's 300,000 square ft. devoted to speakeasy culture, the roaring twenties, and needless to say, the drinks will be a'flowin'.

As you know, this weekend is going to be busy busy an effin' CLUSTERFEST. The Speakeasy Cocktail Festival might be just what you need to take the edge off. While you're there, use the hashtag #clusterfest and let us know if you learn anything nerdy and cool about booze or if you find a drink that can't be missed or whatever else your uninhibited, 1920s alter ego may desire.

Get yo' tickets here.

Tags: , , ,

Headliner's revival
Headliner's revival

Search Events

Search Omnivore

Recent Comments

© 2016 Creative Loafing Atlanta
Powered by Foundation