News & Information

-2016-

May

 

5/18 – 5/31

What a great way to wrap up the month of May. We did it big all month-long here at Scales 925.  Scales 925 kicked off the month with Empire’s season finale, where Atlanta’s biggest place to party, had the cities best dressed crowd, huddled around our state of the arts flat screen.

Shouts out to our host Tobias Truvillion, who plays the character D-Major on Empire, he hosted the viewing party and kept us all well entertained. But I would be remiss, if I didn’t speak on how Lucious Lyon, and Cookie kept us all on the edge of our seats. Talk about going out with a bang!

It was definitely a star studded evening at Scales 925, as we had Bentley Fonzworth in the house along with Momma Dee from Vh1’s highly rated reality TV show Love and Hip Hop, came out to party with us.

While we are on the subject of Finales! Shout- out to all the graduates out there, A big thank you to those of you who picked Scales 925 as your destination spot to celebrate your ending and new beginnings.

We absolutely love it when we have dignitaries come out to visit us and enjoy some of Chef Kwaune’s amazing food,  Last week we had quiet of few of  the City of Atlanta’s councilman drop in for dinner. Commissioner Emma Darnell along with several lovely ladies graced us with their presence, and dined in our  beautiful Chef’s Gallery.

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Finally, during our Real Love Experience the one and only comedian/actor Bill  Bellamay came through and hung out with us for Toni Braxton official after-party. So now that we are officially in the month of June, our Sunset rooftop will be off the chain.  You don’t want miss our Day Dream Day parties.  So I hope to see you out at Scales 925 really soon!

5/9 – 5/17

Word around the city is that Scales 925 is the favorite hangout spot for celebrities, and week after week the superstars keep coming.

This Tuesday, May 17th Scales 925’s “Real Love Experience,” delivered another amazing night filled with great music, and great people. Scales 925 Real Love Experience welcomed back last night reality star Erica Dixon (Love & Hip Hop), who looked beautiful as always.

Last week on Thursday May 12th our unforgettable “Happy Hour” special drinks and appetizer offers, really seemed to have brought out the “Sex in the City” crowd.  Spotted over at the bar was one of the biggest Jazz musicians in the country, Mr. Kim Waters.  He told us personally that he had heard many great things about Scales 925, so he had to come experience it for himself.

Scales 925 popular Social Saturday’s carried major heat because Atlanta’s finest came out to party.  This past Saturday May 14th night reality star from the hit show “Real Housewives of Atlanta”, Porsha Williams hosted her official Atlanta Proclamation Celebration here at Scales 925.

Ms. Williams came out with her friends, family, and special guests for the evening, the honorable Atlanta City Councilman, Kwanza Hall.

On Sunday our famous brunch topped off an amazing week here at Scales 925.  The turn-up was real! Cee-lo Green and his guest showed up and showed out on our rooftop for our Sunday Funday!  We hope to see you out at Scales 925 this week!

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5/2 – 5/8

What an exciting week we had here at Scales 925!

This week the U.S Department of Treasury announced that Harriet Tubman, a former slave who escaped to freedom and helped others to do so, would be on the front of the $20 bill!

On the heels of this historical week, Scales 925 had the honor of hosting one of the most noted Civil Rights Leaders the Honorable Jesse Jackson. We were please to have the Atlanta Area Rainbow Push Coalition in our beautiful Chef’s Gallery. In attendance included several politicians including Kwanzaa Hall, Michael Thurmond the Former Labor Commissioner and candidate for chairman of Dekalb County, and State Senator Vincent Fort, to name a few. Throughout the remainder of the week, spotted at Scales 925 was Cameron Newton, Singer Zayyytoven, Actor Blake Michael, and Comedian Nard. On the Music Screen our Real Love Music Experience, from “Written All Over Your Face” Artist’s Rude Boys.

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This Past Sunday the First Lady of Scales 925 Tameka “Tiny” Harris held her 3rd Annual Mothers Day Brunch Pageant in our Beautiful Chef’s Gallery. With Special Guests that included Reginae & Toya, other guests that came out to support and honor Mothers Day was Monyetta Shaw, Zonique, Bree from the OMG Girlz, and of course T.I.P. was also in the house along with his amazing Mother.

What a wonderful Sunday to enjoy brunch with special Friends and Family. Scales 925 Sunday Brunch was filled with delicious food, and beautiful people. It was a beautiful and sunny day in Downtown Atlanta, especially on the sunset rooftop. Spotted on the Rooftop was the heiress to the Harris Empire, T.I.P and Tiny’s beautiful baby girl. This little one made her special debut, surrounded by her mommy daddy, as well as other family and friends. Scales 925 staff and guests were thrilled to have the Harris Family in the house.

Congratulations to T.I.P and Tiny on their beautiful Baby Girl, what a cutie.

April

April was a fabulous month to be downtown, as the sun began to rise, the stars decided to align front-and-center at Scales 925.

Scales925’s famous Sunday Brunch hosted the Atlanta’s VIP elite; Word around town is Scales 925 is the best place in the city to host a swanky event.  At 11:30am, in walks the beautiful Hip Hop Icon MC Lyte, who looked absolutely wonderful! Not shortly after, the beautiful majestic ladies of Sigma Gamma Rho Inc filed into the room. Just when it appeared Scales 925’s famous Sunday brunch had lured out all the greats.  Spotted was R& B diva Nicci Gilbert, formerly of the 90’s group Brownstones!

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Ms. Kelly Price picked the perfect spot to celebrate her birthday with friends, while also officially launching her nonprofit organization “Look 2 Live Foundation”.   Other friends, who showed up to partake in  Chef Kwaun Covile’s  delicious Sunday brunch, were gospel great Darlene Mccoy,  Marlo Hampton ( Real housewives of Atlanta) , and Ms. Lawrence (Fashion Queens)!

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Not only did Scales 925 Sunday Brunch boast a star studded morning, with performances by Nicci Gilbert, BET’s (Black Entertainment Network) official emcee, hip hop legend MC Lyte got on the mic and paid homage to her longtime friend  Ms. Kelly Price.  As great food continued to flow throughout the restaurant, it appeared things couldn’t get any better. Guess who got on the mic? Ms. Kelly Price blessed the room by performing her new song titled “It’s My Time”!

 

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The party couldn’t be contained to just the lower level on Sunday,  it continued  all the way to the top, when Scales 925 Sunset roof top unveiled the “Exotic” Day Party, which is one of the biggest rooftop parties in the city from 3pm to 9pm every Sunday.

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They say Atlanta is the Black Hollywood of the South.  So it’s only fitting for the king of the South, rapper /actor / entrepreneur T.I.P. to host  Warner Bros Start Studded movie premier party at Scales 925 for the new feature film “Keanu” a great film about a recently dumped slacker (Jordan Peele) who finds some happiness when a cute kitten winds up on his doorstep.

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April 12,2016, Scales 925  was wall to wall celebrities such as  Method Man, Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, as well as Kelly Price just to name a few!

This is how we do it!  925Live & Scales925 presented Grammy nominated singer/producer/songwriter Montell Jordan, Tuesday  night April 19th.

February

Scales925 celebrated and honored a week of “Love, Peace, and Sweets”! Which goes simultaneously with Valentine’s Day. Thursday night owner T.I. “TIP” Harris dropped in and spent the evening in the Chef’s Kitchen baking up his famous sweet potato pies. T.I. affectionately calls his desserts “Sweetie Pies for Sweeties”, which is a recipe that he inherited from his late grandfather who passed away recently.

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T.I. along with his brand label, “Hustle Gang”, organized a special Valentine’s Day giveaway contest.  This contest highlighted, and showed appreciation to all the hard working ladies in Atlanta. The lucky winners were contacted via email, and invited out Scales 925, Valentine’s Day to pick up their pie.

Outkast dropped in to support Grammy nominated producer K.P. at his celebration party Monday.

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Celebrity Speed Dating, was next on Scales 925 “Love, Peace and Sweets” list.  Love and Hip Hop reality star, Erica and V-103 radio personality Big Tigger hosted celebrity speed dating Friday night. Some of the best of the best in Atlanta, came out in hopes of finding Miss or Mr. Right.

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V day came Sunday! And it did not disappoint. Scales 925 and Simply Zee presented “Fire & Desire”, Valentine’s Day romance and luxury at its best. “Fire & Desire” was an elegant soiree that included, a night of pampering, craft cocktails, special gift giveaways, and cigars. Love was definitely in the air. Prominent Atlanta couples attended, and power couple T.I. and Tiny were also in the building.

The showstopper was reality star from  VH1’s Hollywood Exes, fitness Guru and professional dancer, Andre also known as  “Drea” Kelly. She along with her Burlesque dancers brought the house down with an unforgettable performance. . Next week is expected to be just as entertaining. If you didn’t make it to Scales 925 last week, please come out this week. I  hope to see you out at Scales 925.