The Best Dunwoody Foods to Pack for a Picnic

Friday, June 15, 2018 9:00 AM

Warm weather is here, which means it’s time to take a break from Netflix and get outside. What better way to enjoy the glorious outdoors than with a picnic? Dunwoody, located just 10 miles outside Atlanta, boasts 170 acres of public parks. Our bright Southern sky and endless green space make Dunwoody a picnicker’s paradise. Whether you’re getting outside Atlanta to Dunwoody or spreading out a quilt in your own 170 acre backyard, use the below list to pack the perfect picnic. Then head outside and enjoy the outdoors with the ones you love — your favorite show can wait.

BBQ 'n Burgers

Thursday, June 14, 2018 1:00 PM

The sights and sounds of the season are everywhere and so are the smells. "What does summer smell like?" you may ask. To us it smells like summer cookouts. It's that wafting smell of something coming from the grill. Follow your nose to Dunwoody where the barbecue and burgers are so delightful and delicious, we devoted an entire blog to it. 

When's the last time you went on a date? The type of date where you lose track of time, can't stop staring at your companion, and have the most fun you've had in a while. No, not those kind of dates (but if you are looking to plan one with your significant other, check out our Dunwoody Date Night series.) We mean the other kind - play dates! Dunwoody is family-friendly and overflowing with things to do so we put together a list of things you can do with the kiddos

The Foodie's Guide to Dunwoody Restaurant Week

Thursday, May 24, 2018 4:00 PM

Every June, there's one week in Dunwoody that is bigger, better, and tastier than the others. It's a week where foodies and the fiscally responsible rejoice in unison. It's a week where more than 20 restaurants offer their best dishes for the best discounts. It's the 7th Annual Dunwoody Restaurant Week and it returns June 9-16! There will be lots of options, but not a lot of time, so we've taken the liberty of breaking things down for you. Here's what you can expect:

Photo Recap: Dunwoody Art Festival 2018

Monday, May 14, 2018 12:00 PM

If you've never visited Dunwoody during Mother's Day weekend, that needs to change. Every year the Dunwoody Art Festival paints the town with thousands of festival goers, food trucks, beautifully handcrafted artwork, and a KidZone that makes parents envious. This year was no different. Check out our photo recap below!

Mother's Day Made Simple

Monday, April 30, 2018 9:00 AM

It happens every year. Mother's Day weekend sneaks up on you and you're left scrambling to find last minute plans and reservations. No need to stress yourself out this time because we have your back. The perfect plans for the perfect woman in your life is right under your nose...or in this case, right in front of your eyes. Treat your mother to a girlfriend's getaway this year in Dunwoody, Ga. - we're just outside Atlanta! 

Photo Recap: Lemonade Days 2018

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 3:00 PM

The 19th Annual Lemonade Days Festival presented by the Dunwoody Preservation Trust was a blast! From the carnival rides and good eats to the great weather and adorable baby animals. Take a look for yourself and join us in counting down to next year's event. We can taste the lemonade already...

In Dunwoody, the arrival of April means one thing: it's time for Lemonade Days! The Dunwoody Preservation Trust, in partnership with Dunwoody Crown Towers, Peachtree Rides, and the city of Dunwoody, presents Lemonade Days at Brook Run Park from April 18-22. This FREE five-day festival originating from humble beginnings has grown into an annual can't miss event in its 19th year. Though the circumstances behind its birth have improved, the cause of Lemonade Days remains the same. Here's everything you should know about the event including why you should attend!

Sun's Out, Umbrellas Out: Patio Dining in Dunwoody

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 12:00 PM

Picture it. You're outside eating a delicious meal, sipping from a nice glass, and socializing with your favorite people - all from a scenic patio. Now that the days are longer and livin' is easy, this picturesque scene can become a reality yet again. Yes, patio dining season is back, and in Dunwoody it is better than ever! There is no shortage of patios here, across all types of cuisine and price points. From casual and family-style dining to something a little more romantic or a festive spot for friends, we have it all.

Spring Into Dunwoody!

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 1:00 PM

The flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping, and the sun is FINALLY here to stay! Now is the time to get out there and enjoy it. Get outside Atlanta and into Dunwoody for all of your outdoor fun and festivals this spring. The list of things you can do here during this time of year are good and plenty, but we narrowed them down to a few of our favorites. Your spring cleaning list should include the following:

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