3/7/19 – Work Hard | Play Hard

Work Hard Play HardWHAT: Girl Scout Cookie Program at Atlanta-Area Simon Centers
WHEN: March 8-10; March 15-17, 4-7 p.m.
Friday; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday; and 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday
WHERE: Lenox Square, Located on the Upper Level near Pottery Barn Kids
COST: Each cookie variety sells for $4 per box with the exception of the two specialty cookies; Girl Scout S’mores ™ and Toffee-tastic™, which sell for $6 per box.
DETAILS: Atlanta-area Simon centers North Georgia Premium Outlets, Lenox Square, Mall of Georgia and Town Center at Cobb will once again partner with Girl Scouts – allowing them to host cookie booths to satisfy shoppers’ cookie cravings. Girl Scout Cookie varieties being sold include Do-si-dos® , Girl Scout S’mores ™, Samoas®, Savannah Smiles®, Tagalongs®, Thin Mints®, *Toffee-tastic™ which are gluten free and Trefoils®.
Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta, Inc. serves approximately 32,000 girls and over 17,000 adult members in 34 counties. Girl Scouts mission is to build girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place.

WHAT: Coffee Cupping with Docent Coffee
WHEN: Saturday Mar. 9, 2019, 10 a.m.
WHERE: Museum of Design Atlanta [MODA]
COST: $20 / $15 for MODA Sustaining Members
DETAILS: Kick off your weekend with a coffee cupping (tasting) by Docent Coffee at MODA! Tune up your palate as you taste a variety of coffees and get tips about what to look for in a really good cup! Docent is a local specialty coffee roaster here in Atlanta making a concerted effort to make both specialty coffee and art more approachable, accessible, and inclusive…for everyone. Fee also includes admission to MODA’s current exhibition, Passione Italiana: The Art of Espresso on display through June 9th.

WHAT: Airplanes and Aircrews
WHEN: Saturday Mar. 9, 2019, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
WHERE: The Aviation Wing Museum
COST: $5 general admission, active military and families free
DETAILS: Did you dream of exploring the wild blue yonder?
“Airplanes and Aircrews” is a rare opportunity for the public to experience life above the clouds.
Meet and interact with former aircrew members. The Aviation Wing has 12 aircraft onsite, military and civilian pilots, navigators, technicians, and more! Sit in a cockpit and relive missions. Learn the intricacies of each aircraft. Get autographs. Find out about their careers and experience history in an exciting way. Inspire your children to dream high into the sky.

WHAT: International Dinner Pairings
WHEN: Saturdays in March starting at 4 p.m.
WHERE: The Shed, Grant Park
COST: $25 per person
DETAILS: In honor of the new month, The Shed is offering an international chef’s special and pairing each Saturday throughout entire month of March.
Italy – March 9th:
Osso Buco paired with Valbella Amarone vino
Spain – March 16th:
Trout and Salmorejo, paired with Rivarey Rioja Blanco
France – March 23rd
Coq au vin paired with Two Birds Carignan wine
American – March 30th
Black Cod and Romesco, paired with Zaca Mesa Viognier wine out of sunny Santa Barbara,

WHAT: Atlanta United FC vs. FC Cincinatti
WHEN: Sunday Mar. 10, 2019, 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: Mercedes Benz Stadium
COST: Tickets start at $47 each
DETAILS: This is the second game of Atlanta United’s third season. With over 35,000 season tickets sold in its inaugural season, Atlanta United has taken the city of Atlanta by storm. Atlanta United plays in the finest sports & entertainment facility in the world, Mercedes-Benz Stadium. After the club set the all-time MLS attendance record in its first season, an Atlanta United ticket became one of the hottest items in town. Season tickets are available by reservation only.