Puerto Rican Heritage Day
On Sunday, June 10 at the Battery, join El Super Pan and chef Hector Santiago for a Puerto Rican Heritage Celebration. El Super Pan is the newest dining destination at the Battery and is welcoming Atlanta’s top Latino chefs for an evening filled with festive cocktails, food and live Latin music by DJ Fernando Fernandez.
Chefs include Julio Delgado, New Realm Brewing; Andre Gomez, Porch Light Kitchen; Xavier Pacheco, La Juaquita Baya; Pedro Alvarez, Alcor Foods; Giovanna Huyke, La Fabrica; Ventura Vivoni, restaurant Vida Ventura; Juan Jose Cuevas, 1919 Restaurant; Alberto Casas, Cuchifritos; and Jimmy Carey, Jimmy’z Kitchen.
Starting at 4 p.m., specialty cocktails will be made by mixologist Leslie Cofresi from La Factoria, one of the top 50 best bars in the world. Chefs will be sharing insight on the dishes and their heritage, making for an interactive dining experience.
Proceeds will benefit Ser Familia, a local charity that strengthens, revitalizes and equips the local Latino community. The cost is $85 per person and tickets must be purchased in advance.
Father’s Day at SunTrust Park
This isn’t your ordinary weekend to the ballpark. SunTrust Park has events lined up to make this Father’s Day one to remember.
Friday, June 15, is father-daughter day. Arrive early to participate in the pregame parade around the warning track. The first 20,000 people will also receive a Braves customized father-daughter stadium cup to take home as a souvenir and a Freddie Stretch Bobblehead. Stay after the game for Friday Night Fireworks!
On Saturday, June 16, the Braves will be honoring our community’s first responders. Take part in the pregame in The Battery for a very special ceremony celebrating police, fire and EMS. With the local heroes ticket package, you’ll receive a Braves insulated water bottle.
On Sunday, June 17, enjoy the Father’s Day Catch on the Field ticket package which includes a postgame 20-minute catch on the field, a ticket to the game and a gift card to concessions. The first 10,000 men will receive a special Father’s Day giveaway. Arrive early to meet and get autographs from former Braves players at the Georgia Power Pavilion.