GLENWOOD PARK — Chef Kevin Gillespie is celebrating the upcoming release of his new cookbook, "Pure Pork Awesomeness," at a party at Gunshow on March 29. From 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., the restaurant will serve pork dishes such as Korean barbecue pork bulgogi and Indianapolis-style fried pork loin sandwiches, plus drink special. Tickets are $50, include a signed copy of the cookbook, and available online. [EaterWire]
MIDTOWN — Community Smith will host a grand opening event to benefit Children's Healthcare of Atlanta on Tuesday, March 3. From 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., 10 percent of dinner sales and 90 percent of specialty cocktail sales will go directly to Children's. Reservations can be made online or by calling (678) 412-2402 [EaterWire].
BUCKHEAD — The St. Regis Atlanta will soon offer afternoon spring tea, available from March 20 to June 15. Service, featuring a menu of savory petite sandwiches, freshly baked scones, pastries and petit fours, will be held in the Atlanta Tea Room on Fridays and Saturdays from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Afternoon tea will cost $40 per person and includes valet parking. Reservations can be made by calling (404) 563-7799. [EaterWire]