ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - Oct 8, 2012) - The most festive and memorable holiday experiences take place at The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead, with enchanting moments for everyone from couples and families with children, to old friends, new friends and best friends.
"Our guests may celebrate the holidays in beautiful surroundings evoking the best and brightest of the season," said Erwin Schinnerl, general manager of the luxury Buckhead hotel. "We're delighted to present our holiday calendar of events."
Thanksgiving Brunch: Celebrate a quintessential American tradition with friends and family at our abundant brunch brimming with more than 100 selections, from traditional breakfast favorites to seasonal specialties to an array of splendid desserts created by the Buckhead hotel's elite culinary team. Chefs prepare omelets to order, carve roasts and finish tantalizing desserts as guests watch. Thursday, November 22, with seatings from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The cost is $99 per adult, $49 per child.
Tea with Santa: Tea with Santa is the time-honored setting for generations of Atlantans celebrating the season. Santa oversees the festivities, including musical entertainment and caroling by the Dickens Singers. Saturday and Sunday, November 24 and 25; Friday, Saturday and Sunday from November 30 to December 16; and Sunday, December 23. Seatings at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. The cost is $52 per adult, $47 per child.
Teddy Bear Tea: Children are invited to bring a favorite teddy bear to tea. Storytellers and the Dickens Singers entertain, and Santa makes his annual appearance, of course! Children enjoy hot chocolate and seasonal treats, and take home a keepsake holiday teddy bear. December 2, 9, 16, 22 and 23 at 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. The cost is $47 per adult, $52 per child.
Christmas Eve Dinner: The most elegant Christmas Eve celebration in the city is a delight for all. An a la carte menu is presented on Monday, December 24, with seatings from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Christmas Day Brunch: Celebrate this joyous holiday at our renowned brunch, rich with seasonal décor, live musical entertainment, caroling by the Dickens Singers and an appearance by Santa. Chefs carve holiday turkeys and hams amidst more than 100 brunch selections, and a knee-high buffet is just the right size for children to help themselves. Save room for the city's most lavish desserts. Tuesday, December 25, with seatings from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., $99 per adult, $49 per child.
All pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuities; children's pricing is for ages five to 12. Valet parking is complimentary. Reservations are required for all dining events; and early reservations are strongly recommended. Please call (404) 240-7035 for information and reservations; brunch and dinner reservations may also be made through www.opentable.com.
The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead is located in fashionable uptown Atlanta, the city's most prestigious residential neighborhood. For information or room reservations, please call 800-241-3333, the Buckhead hotel at 404-237-2700, a travel professional or visit http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/Buckhead/Default.htm. Connect with us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheRitzCarltonBuckhead, and follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RCBuckhead.
The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. of Chevy Chase, Md., currently operates 80 hotels in the Americas, Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and the Caribbean. More than 30 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is the only service company to have twice earned the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award which recognizes outstanding customer service. For more information, or reservations, contact a travel professional, call toll free in the U.S. 1-800-241-3333, or visit the company website at www.ritzcarlton.com. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (