Bingo, Santa, games and more at Krog Street Market. Four-course beer dinner. There are several fun, food events happening in metro Atlanta, so add one or all four of the following activities to your calendar. Be prepared to eat, drink and have a grand ole time.
Tuesday, Dec. 12: Marlow’s Tavern in Alpharetta and small-scale brewery, Abbey of the Holy Goats, will host a four-course beer dinner beginning at 6:30 p.m. today. The menu will feature seared duck breast paired with The Unholy Goat; seared diver scallops paired with Goats in the Garden; pork tenderloin paired with The Goat’s Obsession; and more. Reservations are required, and a seat at the table is $50.
2200 1st St., Alpharetta. 678-248-5230, marlowstavern.com/locations/alpharetta.
Dec. 13 – 15: Krog Street Market is celebrating its third anniversary with holiday festivities. From 7-9 p.m. Dec. 13, guests will enjoy bingo night plus a community punch bowl from Hop City. A DJ will spin holiday tunes from 7-9 p.m. Dec. 14, and Santa Claus will dash through the snow (or chilly weather) from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 15. Additionally, Tuesday night is movie night so grab food and drinks from some of your favorite restaurants and settle in for a screening of “A Christmas Story” Dec. 12 or plan ahead for “It’s A Wonderful Life” Dec. 19. Movies begin at 6 p.m. and are free and open to the public.
Krog Street Market, 99 Krog St. N.E., Atlanta. 770-434-2400, krogstreetmarket.com.
Thursday, Dec. 14: Reformation Brewery will host a beer and pie pairing with local shop, Pie Bar, from 5-9 p.m. Pies will be sold by the slice and musician Cody Bolden will play live music throughout the evening.
500 Arnold Mill Way, Woodstock. 678-341-0828, reformationbrewery.com.
Saturday, Dec. 16: Ho, ho, healthy! Since food and fitness go well together, Life Time Fitness will host a special breakfast with Santa featuring options such as organic omelets; kale veggie burgers with tomato, organic eggs, arugula and avocado; and farm breakfast bowls with organic eggs, chicken, squash and brown rice. Food will be provided by the LifeCafe and everyone can enjoy a visit with Mr. Claus before or after their meal. Squeezing in a workout will be optional. The cost will be $10 for members and $15 for non-members. The festivities at the Alpharetta location will be held from 10 a.m.-noon and 9-11 a.m. at the Johns Creek location.
855 North Point Pkwy., Alpharetta. 770-664-9696, lifetime.life.
11555 Johns Creek Pkwy., Johns Creek. 770-495-7800.