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 […]

I Hate Waste!

By: Kirsten Gleaves I hate waste, I really, really do. And repurposing items destined for the trash gives me a sense of accomplishment. So, when I was disappointed in a glass of wine from a bottle that I had just opened the other night, I thought about what I could do with it. If there […]

Testimonial Tuesday: Georgia Poultry Federation

The Georgia Poultry Federation represents poultry farmers and companies in the state of Georgia. Since the Cobb Galleria Centre opened in 1994, Georgia Poultry Federation has hosted their Night of Knights here each year for more than 3,000 guests, and the evening always includes a musical guest such as the Charlie Daniels Band and Joe Nichols. […]

Testimonial Tuesday: Atlanta Apartment Association

The Atlanta Apartment Association is committed to providing apartment living that is affordable and makes people happy by providing educational programs, networking and community relations activities for its members. Since our opening in 1994, AAA has hosted numerous seminars, meetings and trade shows annually at the Cobb Galleria Centre. Russ Webb, the Vice President of […]