The Buckhead Wine Festival will return to Andrews Entertainment District, 56 East Andrews Dr., on April 5 from 2-7 p.m. (with a VIP opening an hour early). The event will feature more than 150 wines and craft beers.

Five seminars will be held throughout the day including: Wine 101, Old World vs. New World, Craft Beer 101 with a Cicerone, Picking the Perfect Wine Glass… A Riedel Seminar, and Introduction to Cocktail Mixology.  In addition, Cellar 56 Wine Bar & Bistro will host two special Winemaker dinners.

A portion of the proceeds will benefit The Giving Kitchen, whose mission is to provide crisis grants to members of Atlanta’s restaurant community facing unanticipated hardship. VIP tickets are $60, while general admission tickets are $25 at

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.