Champagne campaign. 15 top chefs, one dining party. Early Halloween fun. There will be lots of food and fun happening around metro Atlanta tomorrow through the weekend, so add one or all four of the following events to your calendar. Be prepared to eat, drink and have a grand ole time.
Wednesday Oct. 26: Since food and philanthropy go well together, Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse will host Davio’s Cooks for Charity with special guest Alma G. Davis, founder and CEO of Alma G. Davis Foundation, an anti-domestic abuse organization. From 6-8 p.m. executive chef Timothy Magee and Davis will prepare hand-rolled potato gnocchi with organic mushrooms, basil and white truffle oil. All proceeds of the $28 dish will be donated to the aforementioned foundation.
Davio’s, Phipps Plaza, 3500 Peachtree Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-844-4810. davios.com/atl.
Oct. 28 – 31: No tricks, just a treat. Kids will receive a complimentary ice cream when a kids meal is purchased at Mimi’s , a French-inspired café that offers American comfort food.
Mimi’s Cafe, Perimeter Place, 1221 Ashford Crossing, Atlanta. 770-351-8444. mimiscafe.com.
Saturday, Oct. 29: Campaign season applies to champagne too at Le Bilboquet , which will host Champagne Saturday from 1-5 p.m. This by-the-glass and by-the-bottle pricing party will feature Brimoncourt Rose’ plus music by DJs EU and Viscious.
Le Bilboquet, 3035 Peachtree Road N.E., Atlanta. 404-869-9944. lebilboquetatlanta.com.
Sunday, Oct. 30: For lowcountry-style dishes prepared by 15 of Atlanta’s best chefs from Staplehouse, The Optimist, Makan, Ladybird and more, head to the Little City Lowcountry from 1-6 p.m. at Steinbeck's Ale House . In addition to the tastings, guests will also enjoy beer plus cocktail options from Miles Macquarrie at Kimball House. Alcohol will be available for individual purchase. Tickets, which are $25 in advance and $30 at the door, can be purchased here.
Steinbeck's Ale House, 659 East Lake Dr., Decatur. 404-373-1116 . steinbecksbar.com.