Labor Day Celebration in Atlanta

As the last official weekend of summer, Labor Day offers numerous activities in the Atlanta area that provide fun in the sun. Atlanta Labor Day Celebrations Here are some of the cool events happening this weekend: • Dragon Con is September 2-5 in the downtown area and is a large sci-fi/fantasy convention that offers something for everyone. • The AJC Decatur Book Festival is September 2-4 and is the country’s largest independent book festival. There will be signings, readings, writing workshops and cooking demonstrations throughout the downtown area. • The Sky High Hot Air Balloon Festival is September 2-5 in Callaway Gardens and offers hot air balloons, live music, a classic car show and games at the beach. • The Stone Mountain Labor Day Weekend is September 3-5 and offers a weekend of hiking, rock climbing, and sunning as well as fireworks and a laser show. • Art in the Park is September 3-5 in Marietta and provides a way to enjoy art and photography as well as a walking tour of the historic district and children’s art alley. • The Big Peach Sizzler 10K takes place on Labor Day and is an Atlanta tradition. This 10K course takes runners [...]

September 3rd, 2016|Categories: Labor Day|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Select from Our Best-Selling Flower Arrangements to Gift and Decorate for Labor Day

Labor Day arrives on September 1st and signals the end of summer. With it though is a three-day weekend usually full of barbecues and block parties. If you are hosting a Labor Day event or planning on attending one, flowers add a nice touch to either role. To help you pick some beautiful bouquets, flower arrangements, or floral centerpieces, we have our best sellers category to show you what is popular. Right now, many of these best-selling fresh flower arrangements are even on sale so you can get more value for your money. Here are some of the highlights that are among the favorite flower arrangements at each of our Atlanta flower shop locations: EPIC GARDEN JOY This stunning floral arrangement has bright and colorful floral favorites, such as sunflowers, lilies, and roses, which have been hand arranged in a glass vase. GARDEN FAVORITE BOUQUET This beautiful arrangement features stargazer lilies, gerbera daisies, fragrant purple stock and garden roses in a chic ginger glass vase. ELEGANT NATURE'S HARMONY ARRANGEMENT Lovely green and white flowers highlight this leaf-lined vase. Other foliage gracefully dangles around the base. The flower varieties include white hydrangea, leucadendron, red hypericum, green roses, green carnations and hanging [...]

Carithers Flowers Covers All the Bases for Your Labor Day Holiday Entertaining

Labor Day marks the unofficial end of the summer season – it’s time to break out the BBQ and say goodbye to the lazy days of summer. Students are heading back to school and vacationers are regretfully retreating home. Labor Day is, of course, reserved as a holiday for hardworking Americans, so take this opportunity to gather friends and family for one last hurrah before you return to the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Whether you fire up the grill, throw a pool party, or set up a picnic in the park, you can always dress up your surroundings with fresh floral arrangements from Carithers Flowers. From the traditional red, white, and blue arrangements to colorful custom bouquets to match your theme, the floral designers at Carithers Flowers can help you choose the perfect floral arrangement to make your party, barbecue, or picnic feel that much more special. The award-winning florist even has gift baskets – a prepackaged Ice Cream set or Fruit Basket can save you precious time when organizing your bash. However you choose to celebrate the holiday, fresh floral arrangements from Carithers Flowers are a welcoming and warm way to brighten up your bash (and your [...]