Weekly Event Calendar September 29-October 5

FRIDAY OCTOBER 3, 2014: High Tech Ministries brings 1,600 Atlanta area technology industry professionals together for the High Tech Prayer Breakfast featuring keynote speaker Dr. Christopher Kersey. For more information visit http://hightechministries.org/ FRIDAY OCTOBER 3, 2014: The Atlanta Fencing Classic comes to the Cobb Galleria Centre for a three-day action packed event. Friday’s Competition schedule is as […]

Testimonial Tuesday: Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants

The Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants (GSCPAs) is a professional organization seeking to advance the accounting field by hosting several conferences on accounting, finance and taxes throughout the year at the Cobb Galleria Centre. Jamie Etzbach, GSCPA director of publications & marketing, discussed the benefits that hosting their events at CGC for the past […]

Weekly Event Calendar September 22-28

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 26, 2014: The annual Japanese animation and comics convention, Anime Weekend Atlanta, returns to the Cobb Galleria Centre and lasts through Sunday. For registration information, visit http://www.awa-con.com/index.php?page=membership SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2014: Anime Weekend Atlanta begins day two with a full day of speakers and activities and the AWA Ball in the Ballroom in […]

Event Spotlight: Southeast Home School Expo

For three days each July, the Cobb Galleria Centre bustles with home schooled children who are visiting with friends while parents and teachers discuss the upcoming school year. The Southeast Home School Expo brings 6,800 members of the home-schooling community together. The Home Educators Encouragement Alliance (HEEA) hosts the expo and is in its 20th […]

Cocktail of the Month: Red Eye

By: Kirsten Gleaves September is here and in the Deep South, that means football!  Since we all know tailgating can start pretty early, next time try serving a Red Eye instead of a Bloody Mary. Here’s what you will need:  Celery Salt Pale Lager Bloody Mary Mix Wedge of Lime Celery Stick Rim a tall […]

Weekly Event Calendar September 8-14, 2014

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 11, 2014: The Original Quilting and Sewing Expo kicks off three days of workshops, classes and shopping all centered around your favorite quilting techniques and supplies! Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Ticket information, workshop pricing and schedules can be found here: http://www.sewingexpo.com/QuiltingLIVE.aspx  FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 12, 2014: Day two of the Original Quilting […]

Weekly Event Calendar September 1-7, 2014

We hope you had a great Labor Day! Here’s what’s going on at the Cobb Galleria Centre this week! FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 5, 2014: The Fall Atlanta Home Show and all new Outdoor Living Expo will bring hundreds of exhibitors showcasing the latest home products and services. The show is open from 10 a.m. to 6 […]

Testimonial Tuesday: SEMCO Productions

SEMCO Productions focuses on trade show production and conferences, and each year they bring the spring and fall Atlanta Home Shows to the Cobb Galleria Centre. Show director Michael Schoppenhorst talked about the success of the home shows due in part to the work of the Cobb Galleria Centre: “SEMCO Productions has enjoyed being a […]

Gone Local: Our Increase in Local Food Purchases

Our local food purchases keep growing and growing! Our in-house culinary team continues to increase the amount of local and organic fare used throughout our menus. Regular suppliers of the Centre include Red Mule Grits (Athens), Pure Bliss Organics (Marietta), Ali’s Cookies (Marietta), Royal Produce (Atlanta), and Sir Kensington’s All Natural Ketchup and Mayonnaise (organic […]