Good Day Atlanta viewer information: October 11, 2021

Getting a "taste" of Atlanta’s new food hotel: 

When planning a getaway, two important items top the to-do list: finding a place to stay and finding places to eat.

But thanks to a unique new hotel concept in Midtown Atlanta, it’s possible to cross them both off the list at the same time.

This morning, Good Day Atlanta got a special (and tasty) tour of the new Epicurean Atlanta, billed as our area’s only "food and wine-centric hotel." What does that mean? The hotel’s management says it means offering nearly 200 guest rooms (each with a curated artisanal pantry!) along with three distinct dining concepts: main restaurant Reverence, the ninth-level outdoor Aerial Kitchen & Bar, and The Office Bar, aimed at local professionals. 

All three fall under the leadership of executive chef Ewart Wardhaugh. Another unique aspect of the hotel is the Epicurean Theatre, a nearly-2,000-square-foot theatre space in which culinary professionals can offer master classes on cooking, winemaking, cocktail-making anymore. 

The Theatre will make its official debut this week during the Gather ‘round, a weekend culinary celebration happening from Thursday, Oct. 14th through Sunday, Oct. 17th. Benefitting Atlanta-based organization Giving Kitchen, which provides emergency assistance to workers in the food service industry, the weekend will feature a lineup of masterclasses in the theatre along with special tastings hosted at the hotel.

So … hungry yet? Epicurean Atlanta is located at 1117 West Peachtree Street in Atlanta; for more information on the hotel and its dining options, click here. And click the video player to check out our morning getting a personal tour of this unique addition to Atlanta’s eclectic food scene.

Actress Momona Tamada on the new season of "The Baby-Sitters Club": Momona reprises her starring role as Claudia Kishi in season two of Netflix’s "The Baby-Sitters Club." Based on Ann M. Martin’s books, the heartfelt series continues to follow a group of girlfriends and their homegrown babysitting company. The Baby-Sitters Club" will premiere on Oct. 11, 2021, on Netflix. Watch the trailer here. 

Bo Yokely, talks about his role in new Lifetime film: Actor and Model Bo Yokley stars as IVF father Brian Crawford who's fighting for his sons' custody in Lifetime’s "Switched Before Birth." Couple Olivia and Brian's world is turned upside down when they discover that one of their two new babies conceived through in vitro fertilization is not a biological twin but was implanted into Olivia by mistake. The film will air on Lifetime Saturday, Oct. 23. Click here to watch the trailer. 

Cardi B assists with marrying a couple: In the latest episode of Cardi B's Facebook series, "Cardi Tries," the Grammy Award-winning artist officiates a wedding. She wasn't the only super-star in attendance though, Raven-Symone was the ring bearer. Kierra M tells us how it went. You can follow her on Instagram @officialkierram