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Southern in the City Fall Escape

From stylish restaurants to boutique hotels, this Atlanta, GA getaway will have you packing your bags.

Why we’re packing our bags: Atlanta’s burgeoning Midtown neighborhood has a whole new crop of hearty and stylish restaurants, shops, and museums. Spend a weekend in this Georgia Peach for all the panache of the Big Apple, sans tacky street vendors.

Perfect for: Epicureans and style-setters looking for a big-city getaway.

On the itinerary: Midtown, home to the High Museum of Art (high.org), is the heart of Atlanta’s art scene. New to the ‘hood, the Museum of Design Atlanta (museumofdesign.org) celebrates the design of items from handbags to skateboard graffiti. Stock up on fall tweed at Billy Reid’s (billyreid.com) new outpost in the Westside Provisions District (westsidepd.com), a collection of boutiques in a former meatpacking plant.

Save room for: Oysters on the half shell from The Optimist (theoptimistrestaurant.com), chef Ford Fry’s new seafood joint. The Lawrence (thelawrenceatlanta.com) serves suppers with Southern touches such as pork belly with sweet-tea jus. Try chocolate-chip cookie dough cheesecake from Café Intermezzo(caffeintermezzo.com), an Atlanta favorite opening November 1 in Midtown.

Rest your head: The Artmore Hotel is a boutique foil to Midtown’s towering chains, with comfy rooms nestled in a 1920s building. (Rates from $129, artmorehotel.com)

Bring it back: A dress shirt ($125-$175) from the eponymous shops of Midtown power couple Sid and Ann Mashburn (sidmashburn.com, annmashburn.com).

Don’t miss: The hush-hush happy hour at Empire State South. Follow them on Twitter (@ESSouth, empirestatesouth.com) for the daily secret word; whisper it to the bartender for a sweet deal.

OCT. 4-6: WOMAN, THOU ART LOOSED! COMES TO ATLANTA

Bishop T.D. Jakes 2012 Motivational Event
Designed Specifically for Women

WHAT: Bishop T.D. Jakes and The Potter’s House bring the ever so popular women-only conference, Woman, Thou Art Loosed! to Atlanta. Women of diverse cultures, backgrounds, and ages are invited to come together and learn how they can use their gifts, strengths, and abilities to overcome all obstacles and transform their lives in a positive and exciting way

WHO: Woman, Thou Art Loosed! is a three-day conference featuring inspiring, powerful,  and driven speakers, including Bishop T.D. Jakes, pastor and author Sheryl Brady, First Lady Serita Jakes, Dr. Cindy Trim, and Pastor Paula White

WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 4 – Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012

WHERE: Philips Arena in Atlanta (1 Philips Drive Atlanta, GA 30303)

COST: $25 (Overflow)

REGISTRATION:wtal.orgReserve your rooms today at the beautiful Artmore Hotel! We are located across the street from the art center MARTA station, which means, you can travel directly to Phillips Arena from our property! Don’t miss out on your final chance to get tickets for Woman Art Thou Loosed and a room at the Artmore Hotel! Limited overflow seating will be available at the Georgia World Congress Center in the Thomas Murphy Ballroom. All services from WTAL will be broadcasted live via satellite from Phillip’s Arena.  Reserve your rooms today! Also, check out our reviews on Trip Advisor and look out for our deals on living social!

 

About Woman, Thou Art Loosed!

Woman, Thou Art Loosed! began as a Sunday school curriculum in 1992 by Bishop Jakes and has since birthed a best-selling book, a widely-acclaimed stage play, a GRAMMY®-nominated CD and a national conference that has drawn more than a half million women from around the world. In October 2004, Woman, Thou Art Loosed! developed into a movie in collaboration with Reuben Cannon Productions, became a box office top-10 hit and won a 2005 NAACP Image Award.

2012 Music Midtown

The sound of music can be so comforting and energizing to the soul. If you would like to experience this vibrant feeling then you should attend the 2012 Music Midtown Festival. The 2-day event will be held Saturday and Sunday, September 21 and 22 in Piedmont Park, Midtown Atlanta. This is the ultimate event for music fans to attend. Many well-known artists are featured such as, Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, T.I, Ludacris, Joan Jett, and Adam Ant. Parking will be very limited; all patrons are encouraged to use MARTA, walk, bicycle, or carpool.

 

Top off your amazing weekend with a stay at the Artmore Hotel located in Midtown Atlanta. Our Studio Bar-Lounge is the perfect place to relax and unwind. Be surrounded by the best cultural attractions the city of Atlanta has to offer. Best of all, The Artmore is right across the street from Arts Center MARTA station, making it effortless to travel to and from Piedmont Park.

 

The Artmore’s Event Picks for September 2012

The 2012 International Poultry Expo!

 We all know that birds of a feather flock together, and that couldn’t be more true of the 2012 International Poultry Expo. On Tuesday, January 24, over 20,000 of the world’s top producers and processors of poultry will attend the Georgia World Congress Center to exhibit and attend this incredible industry event.

 

What’s even more exciting about the 2012 International Poultry Expo is that it has been held in Atlanta for the past 63 years! A true pillar for Atlanta, this expo is largest in the world of its kind.

It’s an exciting time when this expo comes into town – we’re always looking for a reason to shake our tail feathers! The Artmore hotel is thrilled to welcome the attendees of the 2012 International Poultry Expo!

Want to learn more about the International Poultry Expo? Visit their website at www.internationalpoultryexposition.com for more information!