cropped-FB_Cover_CBHLogo-e1452893131537.jpgCHNA General Body meeting is January 16th, 7pm at No Mas! upstairs (180 Walker St.). The social will follow at Art Cafe Ethiopian Kitchen (264 Peters St). If you’d like to get involved and stay up to date on community happenings, be sure to attend.

If you haven’t paid your membership dues this year, we sure would appreciate your support! Just go to the Join CHNA link under the Association tab on the website.

Membership is open to all residents (18 years or older) living within the neighborhood boundaries. Visit the Membership page today to support your neighborhood.  Individual membership is $25.00 and you can pay via check or PayPal. Businesses currently pay $100 and  secures you a spot on the Art Stroll Maps.

hotchocolateraceHot Chocolate 15k/5k is headed back to Atlanta on January 22, 2017! Coined as America’s Sweetest Race, participants enjoy chocolate treats along the way and at the post race party.  Ronald McDonald House Charities is the official charity partner of the Hot Chocolate series.

Start and finish will be in Centennial Park and the expected attendance is ~20,000. The first wave of runners (15K and 5K) will start at 7:40am.  The second wave (5K only) will start at 8:25am.  View the course map here and road closure information here.

mercedesbenzstadiumMercedes-Benz Stadium announced that it will open its doors to the world with a month-long series of events including Atlanta Falcons football games, Atlanta United soccer matches, high-profile college football games, concerts and a spectacular celebration event.

Atlanta United is scheduled for its first home match in Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday, July 30, 2017, the first-ever sporting event in the stadium, and will then play two more home matches at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in the middle of August as part of the inaugural month of opening events.

To read more about the wonderful events planned, please visit

courtwatchPlease Save the Date for the next CourtWatch Lunch and Learn Community Education Series event brought to you by the CourtWatch Advisory Committee team.

This month they are having a panel of speakers from the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office and the Atlanta Police Department to present on Gang issues in Fulton County.

This event will take place on Thursday, January 19, 2017 from 11:00 – 1:00 PM at the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office located at 136 Pryor Street SW Atlanta, Georgia 30303. Please register below.


Thanks again, to those who came out and volunteered last weekend! Castleberry Hill received 60+ new in various species, along Northside Dr. and surrounding streets by 35 community volunteers. The trees were showered with plenty of rain thereafter!


unnamed-4Party With A Purpose for NYE 2017 at ZuCot Gallery!
Tickets are going fast.

Bring in the New Year with the Art Brothers at ZuCot Gallery for a New Year’s Eve you will never forget in Castleberry Hill.

Come party with Atlanta’s hottest professionals surrounded by beautiful works of art as we laugh, dance, and toast to 2017 with:


  • DJ GQ (of Wiz Khalifa’s Taylor Gang)
  • Premium Open Bar
  • Chef Prepared Hors D’oeuvres
  • Heated Outdoor Cigar Bar

After you’ve had your fill of New Year fun, join us at Paschals for an all you can indulge brunch. They’ve partnered with historic Paschals Restaurant to offer brunch to guests from 1am – 9pm the next day.

*Proceeds will benefit the ZuCot Gallery Education Outreach Initiative, designed to educate students in fine art and culture.

meikos-eventJoin Meikos New Year’s Day for the “Official Old School Hip Hop Festival Day Party” as we celebrate a new year with a traditional New Year’s Day Tapas Menu and watch the Falcons play the Saints. Hosted by Pastor Troy with special invited guests and resident DJ (to be announced) spinning 80’s and 90’s hip hop classics all day.

Food, prepared by Chef B of Exquisite Cuisines, include served plates and is included with your ticket. Menu is salmon and green beans, shrimp ‘n’ grits, chicken and waffle sammich, black eyed peas and greens and a strawberry parfait shooter. Enjoy mimosas and a special “Jolly Rancher Punch”. While supplies last.

In addition to 2 fully stocked bars and the best bartenders in the city, Meikos has 8 TVs, a heated courtyard with the game on a big screen and is located in tailgating central right across from the Mercedes Benz Dome. Get your tickets early for free parking (limited).

Potential Sponsors, Supporters, & Vendors are invited to attend a Lunch & Learn event hosted by runningnerds about the benefits of road race sponsorship & partnership. This forum will showcase the 2017 Run Social Atlanta Series. Hear first hand about Run Social Atlanta and how you can potentially get involved! Please mark your calendars and RSVP for the Run Social Lunch & Learn Event: 

Tuesday, January 10th 12:30-1:30pm

The session will be held at Urban Tree Cidery – 1465 Howell Mill Rd. Atlanta, GA

Lunch Provided & 1 Complimentary Cider (if you’re allowed ;)

Please RSVP to runningnerds facebook event invite  or email

gallery-imageNew Year’s Eve celebrations are expected to draw crowds estimated close to 180,000. Crowds will fill Downtown beginning at 10 a.m. until past the midnight Peach Drop at Underground Atlanta.

Events scheduled on NYE include the Chick-fil-A Bowl parade on Peachtree Street at 12:30 p.m. and the bowl game that evening between Auburn and Virginia at the Georgia Dome.

The festivities also include the annual Peach Drop, with events starting at Underground Atlanta at 10 a.m. Traffic will be restricted around the area beginning at 4 p.m.

A pedestrian corridor will be set up around Underground Atlanta and bag checks will be conducted beginning at 5 p.m. for security purposes.

It’s strongly encouraged to not drive and take alternative transportation.  Stay safe and Happy New Year!

The Habanos Family would like to Cordially invite you to their very first Art Show!

Featured artist, Tiffani Hollis, will for the first time, share her body of work and offer an insightful story behind each piece.