Want to help the planet? Why not do it with a drink or a plate of food in your hand? Here are three ways to celebrate while doing good.
Bellina Alimentari. On April 22, Bellina Alimentari is donating 5 percent of all sales to Trees Atlanta, a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting Atlanta’s urban forest through planting, conservation and education.
675 Ponce de Leon Ave., Atlanta. 404-330-9933, bellina-alimentari.com/
Cinnaholic. Vegan rapper Grey, the voice behind Plant Based Drippin, will make an appearance with his wife, vegan chef Chef Nikki from 5-8 p.m. while Cinnaholic serves up plant-based Drippin’ Rolls. A portion of proceeds will be donated to animal welfare charity Anonymous for the Voiceless.
1230 Caroline St. NE, Atlanta. 404-343-0805, cinnaholic.com/
Earth Day Farmers Jam. Learn all about composting at the Earth Day Farmers Jam sponsored by Food Well Alliance, Georgia Recycling Coalition, EPA Region 4 and the Atlanta Community Composting Council. Chow down on vegan nachos from Chef Zu and hot dogs from ATL Doggy Dogg while listening to live music and learning about composting from CompostNow. There will also be opportunities to win prizes and engage with local growers. Admission is free, with food available for purchase.
7-9 p.m. April 22. Monday Night Garage, 933 Lee St. SW, Atlanta. eventbrite.com
Farm Burger. To celebrate Earth Day, Farm Burger is offering app users $4.22 off their purchase Monday through Wednesday. The $4.22 credit will be automatically loaded onto the Farm Burger app on April 22 and can be used through April 24. The app is available for download at farmburger.com/app.
Locations in Buckhead, Decatur, Dunwoody and Grant Park. farmburger.com/
Ponce City Market. Ponce City Market is teaming up with the ‘Bee Team’ of Bee Downtown – a company that installs and maintains beehives on corporate campuses to help rebuild healthy honey bee populations – to install three honey bee hives on the top level of Ponce City Market's parking deck. To welcome the new fuzzy friends, the community hub is hosting a celebration at Ponce City Farmers Market on April 23 with honey jar giveaways, observation hives, pollinator-friendly seed giveaways and beekeeping experiences.
675 Ponce de Leon Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-900-7900, poncecitymarket.com/
Sun Dial. In honor of Earth Day the restaurant is serving the Beet Around The Bush cocktail, mixing Beefeater gin, organic beet juice and simple syrup topped with a locally-sourced rosemary sprig.
210 Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta. 404-589-7506, sundialrestaurant.com/
Whiskey Blue. In celebration of Earth Day, Whiskey Blue will host a tap takeover to benefit Captain Planet Foundation today through April 22. This weekend, the rooftop bar will bring in special draft beer selections from SweetWater Brewery. A portion of sales from these select brews will be donated to Captain Planet Foundation.
3377 Peachtree Road, Atlanta. 678-500-3190, gerberbars.com/location/whiskey-blue-1/