Castleberry Hill 13th Annual Chili Cook-off- Nov 8th

Posted by on Oct 29, 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 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!

Volunteers Needed! A volunteer meeting is scheduled at Bottle Rocket on Oct 30, 8pm. Volunteers are needed to help sort t-shirts and other materials on Nov 1st, 4pm, at Walker Street Storage; set up and break down tables on event day, collect tickets, help with raffles, sell t-shirts and more! Any help is appreciated.  All volunteers on any day will receive a CHILI COOK-OFF T-SHIRT plus TASTING and BEER PASSES!

 

 

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No Mas! 8th Annual Dia de los Muertos Celebration, Nov 2nd

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in News |

dayofdeadpicCome celebrate! Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead)
Sunday, November 2nd, 12:30pm-10pm
No Mas! Cantina, 180 Walker St. SW, Atlanta 30313

The fun begins at 12:30 Sunday afternoon and everyone’s invited!  Come in costume or have your face painted here!  Be sure to try our Beso de Muerto – Blood Orange Margarita with Cuervo Silver Especial Tequila and a flaming sugar skull or a Michelada with Dos Equis.

• Sugar Skull Decorating for kids or adults from 1-6pm
• Face Painting – Catrina Skeleton Faces
• Special Drinks
• Photo Booth
• Palm & Tarot Readings by Madame Butterfly
• Music & Dancing
• Special Tequila Tastings on the hour from 1-6pm for just $20 RESERVE NOW

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Atlanta Streetcar is in Motion!

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in News |

Atlanta Streetcar Banner Ad  300x250 STREETCAR SAFETY: KNOW THE BASICS

The Atlanta Streetcars are now testing during daytime hours. Expect to see vehicles traveling around Downtown streets daily. The Streetcars will be operating along the 2.7 mile loop, on Auburn Avenue, through Woodruff Park, on Peachtree Street, Ellis Street, Carnegie Way, Andrew Young International Boulevard, Luckie Street, Park Place, Edgewood Avenue, and Jackson Street.  It is imperative that motorists, cyclists and pedestrians are cognizant of their surroundings when in a streetcar area and know to stop, look and listen when crossing any streets.  Safety tips and information can be found on the Atlanta Streetcar website: http://streetcar.atlantaga.gov/how-to-ride-the-streetcar/

 
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Groundbreaking of the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail- Nov 12th

Posted by on Oct 29, 2014 in News |

Westsidetrail imageMayor Kasim Reed, Atlanta BeltLine, Inc., and the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, invite you to join them as they celebrate the groundbreaking of the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail.  The ceremony will be held on Wednesday, November 12th at 10:30am where the trail intersects Allene Avenue in Adair Park.

The Westside Trail is a three-mile, 14-foot-wide multi-use trail that will connect Washington Park in the north to Adair Park in the south with connectivity to multiple neighborhoods in between. This historic $43 million investment in southwest Atlanta will create a bicycle-and pedestrian-safe corridor with connections to four schools, four parks, and the future Urban Farm. Visit beltline.org to stay up to date on all the happenings.

 

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Early Voting- Oct 13th-31st

Posted by on Oct 23, 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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CHNA General Meeting, Nov 17th, 7pm

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in News |

chna logo2015 CHNA Officer Elections will be held at the November general meeting at No Mas! Cantina on Monday, November 7th at 7pm. These positions are President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. The committee chairs will be appointed by the newly elected board. If you are interested in running for a position we suggest reaching out to the current position holder to look at possibly shadowing them for the remainder of the month. If you would like to nominate someone else or yourself please email info@castleberryhill.org or come to the November meeting.  For more information on the process, who is eligible to vote and run, refer to the Bylaws-  http://www.castleberryhill.org/association/bylaws/

Please also note that the November Exec Meeting will be Tuesday, November 4th at 7pm at ADios Cafe. View October general meeting minutes on the Meetings page.
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