Taste of Atlanta: What do you call a chance to sample Atlanta’s best restaurants in one place? I call it heaven. This event returns to Midtown on Oct. 6-7. Sample amazing food from around the city, or upgrade to VIP status and sample unique cocktails, craft beers and wines from around the world. Hungry to learn? Feast on “Inside the Food Studio” sessions, watch cooking competitions or have family fun in the Food Zone. Go online and enter code “JESSICA” to save $5 off general admission ($25) or VIP tickets ($75) through Sept. 30. Restrictions apply.