Early Voting- Oct 13th-31st

Posted by on Oct 16, 2014 in News |

earlyVotingEarly voting is available October 13th-31st. During the first week of early voting, seven sites will be open to include opportunities for Saturday and Sunday voting. During the final two weeks of early voting, 19 locations will be open, to include Saturday and Sunday voting. Find your nearest location HERE.

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ELEVATE 2014, Oct 17th-23rd

Posted by on Oct 16, 2014 in News |

elevate logoThe City of Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs will present ELEVATE 2014 from Friday, October 17 through Thursday, October 23. Programming will include public art installations, music and dance performances, gallery exhibits and eclectic street art in various venues throughout downtown Atlanta such as Gallery 72 and Woodruff Park. Participating artists and organizations include Branden Collins, The Goat Farm, and La Passante which is co-sponsored by France Atlanta. 

The theme is ‘Social City’ and, with the help of more than 100 artists,  they will create an environment ripe for exploration, discovery and conversation. You’ll have a chance to engage with living sculptures, interactive gadgetry, artist panels, portable art and dance performances, and quite a few surprises.

View notice of amplified sound and street closures HERE.

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Castleberry Hill Pumpkin Carving and Halloween Parade- Oct 25th

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in News |

pumpkinimageJoin us down in Castleberry Hill for our Annual Halloween Parade. We’ll be traveling through the neighborhood visiting all your favorite haunts; Walker Street Storage, Iwi Fresh, Krucial Kuts, Smoke Ring, Elliot Street Pub, No Mas Cantina, and tons of residences as well!

SO bring the kids (two-legged or four) and get your costumes ready!
We will start off with pumpkin carving at Bottle Rocket ATL at 3 pm, then travel through the neighborhood to Elliott Street, and then come back up to No Mas for a Halloween Happy Hour!
The event is not limited to Castleberry residents so please feel free to invite your friends and their families as well!


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“The Nice Guys” Filming on Peters Street- Oct 27th

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in News |

film imageMisty Mountains Productions, LLC will be filming scenes for the movie “The Nice Guys” at the Peters Street Bridge on October 27, 2014. On October 27, from midnight to 10pm the following lane and sidewalk closures will occur:

** Lane Closure on the East and West-bound curb lanes of Peters Street between Fair Street and Spring Street

** Northern Sidewalk Closure of Peters Street between Fair Street and Spring Street

Peters Street will be fully closed to traffic between 10am-2pm on October 27th. Lane and road closures will be marked with Emergency No Parking signs prior to filming and maintained by off-duty police officers. All work on Peters Street has been permitted through GDOT, and the sidewalk closure through the City of Atlanta.  Pedestrians will have access to businesses and residences throughout the day- foot traffic will be held only while cameras are rolling.

View the Notification Letter HERE

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Castleberry Hill Chili Cook-off- Nov 8th

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in News |

chili_logo_colorCastleberry Hill 13th Annual Chili Cook-off and Fire Station No.1 Benefit- Nov 8th, 2:00pm- 7:00pm

It’s time for the 13th Annual Castleberry Hill Chili Cook-off,  a yearly fundraiser held to benefit the City of Atlanta Fire Department’s Station No.1 (best fire station in the city)!

Entry is $35 to compete in the contest, $10 to sample chili, and $15 for chili samples and some freebie beer til the kegs run dry! 100% of proceeds go directly to the the hardest working firefighters in the city! Judging will be done by firemen from Station No. 1, some of Atlanta’s best chefs, and by you the people! It’s also home of the 5th Annual Elliott Street and Boar’s Head Hot Dog Eating contest where you can gorge yourself to fortune and glory! We’ll also have live music, some killer raffles, and all kind of other games and fun stuff!

Click here and enter your winning chili today!

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