Elegant Salute XIII: Black to White
Jan. 19 6:30 PM. The Georgia Museum of Art hosts its most important fundraiser celebrating the premier monographic exhibition “De Wain Valentine: Human Scale.” Attendees are encouraged to wear their best black or white formal attire. The evening begins with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres followed by a multi-course seated dinner served in the M. Smith Griffith Grand Hall. calendar.uga. edu. 706/542-1817
Jan. 26 The prestigious 56th annual white-tie ball, themed “A Night in Old New Orleans,” will be held at the Piedmont Driving Club. Proceeds will benefit the Piedmont Heart Institute’s Center for Aortic Disease. Mr. and Mrs. Peter M. Abreu are honorary chairs. Mrs. David M. Battle and Mrs. W. Morris Brown III are co-chairs. 404/605-3273.
ATLANTA JEWISH FILM FEST OPENING NIGHT GALA
Jan. 30 The opening night gala at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre will feature a marquee film, a silent auction and the culinary delights of some of Atlanta’s premier chefs. The 13th annual festival will take place Jan. 30-Feb. 20. aiff.org.
CATHEDRAL ANTIQUES SHOW GALA PREVIEW PARTY
Jan. 30 The Cathedral of St. Philip comes alive with celebration for this special evening to kick off the 42nd anniversary of the Antiques Show (Jan. 31-Feb. 2). Guests and sponsors will have the first look at fine antiques while enjoying music, fine wine and delectable offerings.
Co-chairs Lovette Russell and Curley M. Dossman Jr.
mayor’s masked ball at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis December 15
Gala co-chairs Elizabeth DuPree Lynch and Laura Turner Seydel.
captain planet foundation benefit gala at the Georgia Aquarium – December 7 Southern Seasons Magazine
First cover of Southern Seasons Magazine Holiday/Winter 2012-13 issue on newsstands December 2012.