Akers Mill Ramp to Provide Direct Access to Express Lanes

The Akers Mill Ramp, a 24-foot-wide reversible ramp that will provide direct access to/from the Northwest Corridor Express Lane system, has been funded and is officially scheduled for construction. The new ramp, set to open in 2023, is just three blocks from Cobb Galleria Centre at Interstate 75. The ramp will substantially improve regional mobility […]

Keeping menus fresh for repeat events

We recently hosted a tasting for a top repeat client. Chef Walker introduced several new dishes at this tasting. For repeat events, keeping the menu fresh and unique is important. Chef Walker has done a wonderful job showing his creativity with each dish.

Chef Nicholas Walker Awarded Sustainable Green Chef by Les Dames d’Escoffier

Sunday, November 3, 2019 – The Atlanta Chapter of Les Dames d’ Escoffier Green Tables Committee awarded Executive Chef/Culinary Director Nicholas Walker with the Sustainable Green Chef Award. The accolade is given to the chef who demonstrates sustainable efforts during the 19th Annual Afternoon in the Country. It awards those who go above and beyond […]

Locally-sourced food fuels Cobb Galleria Centre menus

Chef Nicholas Walker celebrates his Southern roots by incorporating house-made, locally and regionally sourced ingredients into seasonally-changing, custom menus for just about every client. Boosted by an on-site garden and a strong focus on community outreach, Cobb Galleria Centre is taking the convention center culinary experience to a new level. Small batch cooking on a […]

2019 Chef’s Table

Executive Chef Nicholas Walker and Cobb Galleria Centre recently hosted local media and prospective clients to experience a four-course meal with never before created recipes. A large portion of ingredients were sourced from Comfort Farms. Comfort Farms is located in Milledgeville, Chef Walker’s hometown. It is a local farm, created by Jon Jackson, dedicated to […]

Meet Me in Cobb

Recently we premiered this brand new video featuring what makes Cobb County the best convention and meetings destination in Atlanta! A huge thank you to all of our partners who made this video possible, Cobb Travel and Tourism, Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel and Sheraton Suites Galleria. A special thank you goes to all of you […]

Cobb Galleria Centre Partners with Banner Butter to Serve Local, Small Batch Goodness

It’s National Buttermilk Biscuit day! Did you know Chef Walker uses Banner Butter’s buttermilk for his biscuits and many of his other culinary creations? Chef Walker decided to start using the company for “better local product.” Banner Butter is a local, small-batch, cultured butter maker that began in 2012 and can now be bought across […]

Tucker Chili Cookoff

We are thrilled to announce that Chefs Walker and Panter have won the People’s Choice Award for their recipe, “The Drunken Master!” The chefs participated in the 2019 Tucker Chili Cookoff on Saturday, March 9, . Previously winning 1st place in the 2018 cookoff, the stakes were high this year. In addition to eating great […]

Weekly Event Calendar: February 25 – March 3, 2019

Tuesday, February 26 , 2019: From 6 PM – 9 PM, join Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Chairities at Handbag Hullabaloo. Guests have the opportunity to win up to 60 designer handbags by playing raffle games. Enjoy dinner, cocktails and a night of philanthropy while all proceeds help Atlanta Ronald McDonald House Charities provide more than just a […]

Influencer Spotlight: Mike Giles

While Georgia is known for peaches and pecans, poultry is the largest agricultural industry in the state, contributing more than $18 billion to our economy every year. The Georgia Poultry Federation brings growers and sellers from across the state together to celebrate and raise funds at the Cobb Galleria Centre every year. “Next year will be 25 years!” said Mike Giles, President of […]