Combine your pizazz and altruistic side at the 3rd annual gala benefit “Puttin’ on the Ritz.” The event revives the glitz and glam of early Hollywood while supporting the Humane Society of Cobb County. The stage show starts at 8 p.m. Feb. 12 and features Ron Carter, Dance Stop Studios, Pebblebrook School for the Performing Arts and Atlanta Lyric Theatre. This black tie optional affair will offer heavy hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. The tickets are generally $75, but you can get them for $37.50 from Goldstar this week. Earl Smith Strand Theatre. 117 North Park Square, Marietta. 770-293-0080.
If the beautiful weather this weekend got you back in a gardening mood, you should take advantage of Pike Nurseries‘ current red tag sale. Plants with a red tag (including various trees, shrubs, house plants and more) are 50 percent off. Sale continues through tomorrow. Multiple locations in the Atlanta area.
If you’re looking for some relief from high salon prices, here’s a breather. This week is girlfriend week at Lux Salon in Grant Park. Call to book two of the same services at the same time and get half off the second one. Additionally, every Tuesday Lux Salon gives teachers 15 percent off and 10 percent off for Grant Park residents. 318 Cherokee Ave., Atlanta. 404-222-0244.
– By Lauren Davidson, Atlanta Bargain Hunter