Cathy Dugan, front, along with her daughter Breanna Rotell, check out the Chastain Horse Park during a Bluegrass &  Bar-B-Q  summer social on Aug. 1. The two toured the newly renovated clubhouse, while they plan Breanna’s October wedding at the facility.
Cathy Dugan, front, along with her daughter Breanna Rotell, check out the Chastain Horse Park during a Bluegrass &
Bar-B-Q summer social on Aug. 1. The two toured the newly renovated clubhouse, while they plan Breanna’s October wedding at the facility.

The Chastain Horse Park welcomed friends and neighbors to a Bluegrass & Bar-B-Q summer social on Aug. 1 in Buckhead. Guests toured the newly renovated clubhouse, and enjoyed music, food and beverages. Above, riders don’t let a little party stop them from practicing.

Catering company representatives John Beal, left, and Matt Schmitt, prepare the taste treats.

Stacy Vaughn-Gatwood, left, and Rosa McHugh, Chastain Park Conservancy executive director, chat.

Brian McHugh, left, Chastain Conservancy advisory board member, and Bill Caldwell, Chastain Conservancy board of directors member, take a pause.