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Chastain Park Conservancy to host fundraiser Saturday
by Staff Reports
April 17, 2013 04:33 PM | 2015 views | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend | print
The third annual Chastain Park Conservancy Wine and Gourmet Food Tasting Event is set for Saturday from 7 to 11 p.m. at the home of J.P. and Linda Matzigkeit near the park in Buckhead. The rain date is April 27.

The event will benefit the conservancy and will include wines paired with artisan cheeses, hors d’oeuvres and gourmet chocolates, provided by Savi Market, the Buckhead Life Restaurant Group, Cibo e Beve, Horseradish Grill, Food 101 and C&S Seafood.

It also will include a silent auction and info on pairings and tastings from wine connoisseurs, chefs and chocolatiers. Tickets are $125 and are limited.

The conservancy has three other upcoming events:

o The Play Chastain 2013 grassroots campaign will kick off April 27 at 10 a.m. at the existing playground. The event will include activities to get families moving/exercising together.

o The 2013 TriPathlon is scheduled for May 5 at 7 a.m. at the park. This urban triathlon is co-hosted by the conservancy, the Chastain Park Athletic Club and Georgia Multisports.

o The conservancy’s next membership lecture series will take place May 14 at 10 a.m. It will be a bee-keeping session.

Tickets and information: (404) 237-2177 or visit

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