You must be thinking of spending your next birthday at home with the family or just a few friends over for drinks. Living in a place like Atlanta where the roots of tourism spread wide and the wings of culture and food spread across – I think you might want to change your plans.
We all know that this capital of the Southern state of Georgia has to offer its residents and the tourists a lot in terms of food, culture and most importantly, places to visit. Because there are so many fun things to do in Atlanta that the number might skip your age, you don’t have to stay in on your upcoming birthday!
Treat your sweet tooth to an indulgent bakery experience!
It’s your birthday and finally, you can rock that dress you bought a size smaller so that you can motivate yourself to look incredible on your big day – present-day Instagram demands of course! Do you know the basic rule of a birthday?
None counts the calories that day. Get ready and set out to have the most amazing delicacies and sweet treats on your birthday from the bakery with a contemporary indoor and a rustic outdoor; the Highland Bakery & Kitchen.
Dive into the deliciousness of Southern classics from steaks to fried chicken or sweet treats from the cake bar or fresh from the kitchen, there is one thing certain; you won’t be disappointed at what you will see on your table. Reviewed by Yelp in 2018, the bakery is one of the most famous eateries in Atlanta and is exceptionally crowded. Friendly staff and diverse menu with good coffees are all you need on your birthday.
Eat at Highland with their Story!
Highland is probably the most popular eatery located at the back of the Tech Tower in Atlanta Georgia. The story of the place depicts the struggle of the people who were involved in making this bakery one of the chicest and always full places in the city.
The owner Stacey was a lady with a vision who decided to open a coffee shop and later thought of adding several other items to the menu. If you have not visited their bakery by now, it’s about time you went there. What better day to have the best food and cake of your life than your birthday?
The Beltline Awaits the Birthday Person
The Atlanta beltline is probably one of the most popular and visited places in Atlanta. Consisting of a 22-mile railroad track, that circles the neighborhoods of the city, the beltline has one job and that is to connect people across the city. It seems that the job is being done perfectly.
Whether you decide to ride a bike, run, skate or just walk, you are always welcome to become a part of the crowd and witness the best of Atlanta. With the vision of bringing Atlanta together brought forward by Ryan Gravel, the success of the Beltline is not a hidden truth or a miracle. Established in 2005 the Beltline is one of the most visited and impactful commodities of Atlanta with a great and successful vision.
There is a lot to do apart from walking. Start off the trip by visiting the Ponce City Market, despite looking like an old school building, the place has a lot of shops that can catch your attention. Don’t forget to try a Popsicle on your way out. Take a bicycle and ride the trail to observe the beauty of the preserved and well-kept plants and flowers. You can even take an informative walking tour with people – Ah the joy of socializing!
Several festivities and events are happening at the Beltline almost every week so if you have decided to be there by now, you can take part and attend one of the events happening there. On your way out, don’t forget to visit the Krog Street market.
You can have dinner there with dessert because the place offers a lot of places to eat. But we have something special for the birthday girl/boy.
Fine Dine like you means it!
Head out to the Cuts Steakhouse which is a recent addition to the dining district. Dress up kick those heels and go have the steak of your life. The place has a versatile menu offering a combination of surf and turf proteins. Have a lobster or beef or both in at the place that will allow you to sit among other people or just privately with your loved ones.
Visit the Phone Booth that doesn’t have a Phone
So the cake is done, adventure is done even the dinner is done, what is next?
Well, it’s time to get drunk. What better place to get drunk than the most exclusive “pub” of all time. Get the code to enter and enjoy a versatile and divine variety of whiskey, scotch or whatever else that you like to have that gives you a bit of booze. Extremely friendly staff, a cigar room that looks like a museum of cigars; this place is where you would want to be on your birthday.
The place has a dress code so make sure that you don’t change into your pink Nikes’ before stepping in – well you won’t be allowed to step in if you did that!
End of a birthday with an experience of a Lifetime!
Even though your birthday comes once a year, it is totally up to you regarding how you want to spend it. But Atlanta surely offers you to make the best of your big day and enjoy each and every moment of the day.
Start off your day with the taste of Southern Classics and end it with a formal and classic wine and dine experience. Your big day comes once a year so make sure you make the best of it by grabbing an opportunity to experience the most memorable and fun things to do in Atlanta.