AH&L’s Best of March



We’ve got spring fever! There’s plenty of ways to celebrate spring this month, from innovative conferences to can’t miss charity events.

The Junior League of Atlanta offers a peek into 14 of Atlanta’s finest residential kitchens in its 19th annual Tour of Kitchens. The two-day event will include culinary demonstrations from some of Atlanta’s top chefs, and proceeds will benefit at-risk women and children. March 19-20.

A selection of the city’s top tastemakers come together for conversations on design, living and style at Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles’ fifth annual Reader Day at ADAC. Join Jackye Lanham and William Litchfield, Chefs Anne Quatrano and Linton Hopkins, and designer Susan Ferrier and architect Bobby McAlpine for enlightening conversations in various ADAC showrooms. The event is complimentary, but registration is required. March 16

High Museum Wine Auction, the largest fundraising event for the High Museum of Art, returns for its 24th year. The only wine auction benefiting the arts, the event has generated more than $23 million over the last 23 years. In addition to the auction on Saturday, April 2, this year’s programming includes VIP restaurant dinners, tasting seminars and a celebratory soirée featuring cuisine by James Beard Award-winner Sean Brock. March 30–April 2. 

Atlanta Homes & LifestylesLuxury Living Show returns to Phipps Plaza’s Monarch Court this month with the installation of a brand-new kitchen, bath and outdoor living concept by Bell Kitchen & Bath Studio, CSI Kitchen and Bath and Diversified Cabinet Distributors. Celebrity designer Mary McDonald of Million Dollar Decorators will speak at the Luxury Living Show in association with the Design Bloggers Conference on March 8. March 1–31.

Stop by the Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles Luxury Living Show during the Best of Steeplechase to receive benefits at select Phipps Plaza stores and restaurants. Enjoy fashion demonstrations from Jack Rogers and Johnny Was, floral demonstrations by Martin Helling of Sean O’Keefe Events and a food demo by Chef Sean O’Keefe. A portion of proceeds from participating retailers will go to benefit the Atlanta Steeplechase beneficiary, Bert’s Big Adventure.  March 12; noon–4 p.m. 

Join interior design bloggers, new media innovators and interior design industry leaders for the sixth annual Design Bloggers Conference, sponsored by Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles. The two-day event brings together industry experts from across the country, allowing attendees to be on the forefront of interior design and new media such as blogging, social media, and more. March 6–8. 

Visit the Westside Provisions District for Brandshop Atlanta a two-day shopping event featuring industry experts such as Ann Mashburn, Kelly Sutton and Mandy Kellogg Rye that showcases top emerging brands created by women. March 18–19.