Upcoming Appearances

THE BEACH HOUSE COOKBOOK TOUR

Atlanta, GA | Sunday, April 30, 2017 | 4PM

THE BEACH HOUSE COOKBOOK LAUNCH PARTY!
The Cook’s Warehouse
Ansley Mall
1544 Piedmont Ave.
Midtown Atlanta
NOTE: Your $45 ticket includes: A presentation & cooking demo by me, an autographed first edition cookbook, a swag bag loaded with goodies, tasty light bites made from The Beach House Cookbook, signature cocktails and other libations, drawings for amazing prizes to benefit The Giving Kitchen.
RSVP TODAY by clicking HERE or calling 800-499-0996

 

Atlanta, GA | Monday, May 1, 2017 | 7PM

ATLANTA BOTANICAL GARDEN
Alston Lecture Series
1345 Piedmont Ave NE
Atlanta, GA
NOTE: This event is free and open to the public. Mary Kay will tell the stories behind the recipes. Tastings & wine.  Books sold by Foxtale Book Shoppe to benefit the Atlanta Botanical Garden.

Marietta, GA | Tuesday, May 2, 2017 | 7PM

BOOK EXCHANGE
2932 Canton Rd.
Marietta, GA

Savannah, GA | Thursday, May 4, 2017 | 11:30AM

The Clubhouse at the Savannah Golf Club
1661 East President Street
Savannah, GA
NOTE: Your $65 ticket includes a signed copy of The Beach House Cookbook, a discussion with Mary Kay Andrews, special chef-prepared menu & signature cocktail from the cookbook, VIP Savannah swag bags for all guests. A portion of proceeds donated to Ronald McDonald House Charities. To purchase tickets, visit  HERE. Seating is LIMITED! RSVP by 4/27/17!

Savannah, GA | Thursday, May 4, 2017 | 5:30PM

The Brice Hotel
601 E Bay Street
Savannah, GA
NOTE: This event is FREE and open to the public. Autographs & photo opps with the author. Signature Cocktail Complimentary Appetizers. Door Prizes. MKA’s cookbook and novels available for purchase from E. Shaver Booksellers. The author can only sign books purchased on-site. A portion of proceeds goes to Ronald McDonald House Charities. Please bring items for their Wish List: www.rmhccoastalempire.org. RSVP to Scott West 912-509-4922 or Marianne Ganem-Poppell 912-224-2469.

Charleston, SC | Friday, May 5, 2017 | 12:00PM

HIGH COTTON AUTHOR SERIES presented by BLUE BICYCLE BOOKS
High Cotton
199 E Bay St.
Charleston, SC
NOTE: Lunch. Presentation. Q&A. Book Signing. For info and to purchase tickets, click HERE.

Sandy Springs, GA | Saturday, May 6, 2017 | 6:30PM

FOOD THAT ROCKS at Hammond Park
A Celebration of Sandy Springs
Hammond Park
705 Hammond Dr. NE
Sandy Springs, GA
NOTE: Books for sale and signing, a benefit for Ian’s Friends Foundation, GOCA and Second Helpings. Books sold by Bookmiser. For details, click HERE.

Woodstock, GA | Sunday, May 7, 2017 | 12:00PM

FoxTale Book Shoppe
“Mimosas with Mary Kay”
105 East Main Street, #138
Woodstock, GA
NOTE: Meet the author at this fun Open House event. Cocktails from the cookbook will be served. Call 770-516-9989 to pre-order your signed copy! For details, click HERE.

Houston, TX | Monday, May 8, 2017 | 6:30PM

MURDER BY THE BOOK
2342 Bissonnet St
Houston, TX
NOTE: For details click HERE.

Fairhope, AL | Tuesday, May 9, 2017 | 6:00PM

PAGE & PALETTE
32 S Section Street
Fairhope, AL
NOTE: This is a ticketed event. For details, click HERE.

New Orleans, LA | Wednesday, May 10, 2017 | 6:00PM

OCTAVIA BOOKS
513 Octavia Street
New Orleans, LA
NOTE: For details, click HERE.

Red Bank, NJ | Thursday, May 11, 2017 | 12:00PM

Northern Monmouth County AAUW Scholarship  Luncheon
Molly Pitcher Inn
88 Riverside Ave
Red Bank, NJ
NOTE: This is a ticketed event. Books sold by River Road Books. For details, click HERE. For further information, visit aauw-nj-nmcb.org or call (732) 933-4855 x5.

Sea Bright, NJ | Thursday, May 11, 2017 | 7:00PM

Ama Ristorante at Driftwood Beach Club
1485 Ocean Ave
Sea Bright, NJ
NOTE: Your $50 ticket includes a signed first edition of The Beach House Cookbook, a discussion with Mary Kay Andrews, swag bags for first 50 guests, specially prepared items from the cookbook, one drink ticket + a full cash bar, a portion of proceeds donated to Bridge of Books Foundation. Call River Road Books to RSVP today! (732) 747-9455.

Richmond, VA | Friday, May 12, 2017 | 12:30PM

FOUNTAIN BOOKSTORE COOKBOOK SERIES
The Berkeley Hotel
1200 E. Cary Street
Richmond, VA
NOTE: Chef Wiliam Price III of The Dining Room at The Berkeley Hotel has designed a menu based on the The Beach House Cookbook. Purchase tickets by May 9th for guaranteed seating and lunch choice. Tickets are $55 and include an autographed book, lunch, program with the author, iced tea, coffee, dessert, taxes and gratuities. Cash bar. For info & tix, click HERE.

 

Atlanta, GA | Saturday, May 13, 2017 | 12:00PM

ATLANTA HOMES & LIFESTYLES SHOWHOUSE
3740 Paces Valley
Atlanta, GA
NOTE: This is a ticketed event. Buy in advance for $25 or $30 at the door. MKA will serve Beachy Bloody Marys from her cookbook and talk beachy design trends, shopping, and hoarding with her interior designer bff, Clay Snider. Books for sale and signing by Eagle Eye Book Shop. Portion of proceeds to benefit the Atlanta History Center. For info & tickets, click HERE.

 

Atlanta, GA | Saturday, May 13, 2017 | 2:30PM

ATLANTA HOMES & LIFESTYLES LUXURY LIVING SHOW
The Flavors of Luxury Living

Phipps Plaza
Monarch Court
3500 Peachtree Rd NE
NOTE: Carolyn O’Neil, registered dietician, award-winning journalist and author of Slim Down South, will emcee a day filled with sweet and savory bites, cooking tips, and more from some of the region’s talented culinary personalities. This event is free and open to the public. Books for sale and signing from Eagle Eye Book Shop. For more info, click HERE.

Chapel Hill, NC | Sunday, May 14, 2017 | 1:00PM & 5:00PM

SOUTHERN SEASONS
In-store Book Signing at 1PM
Cooking Class at 5PM
University Place
201 South Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC
NOTE: For details, click HERE.

Raleigh, NC | Monday, May 15, 2017 | 7:00PM

QUAIL RIDGE BOOKS
3522 Wade Ave
Raleigh, NC
NOTE: This is a ticketed event. For info, click HERE.

*Ticketed

Clemmons, NC | Tuesday, May 16, 2017 | 1:00PM

CLEMMONS LIBRARY
3554 Clemmons Road
Clemmons, NC
NOTE: This event is free and open to the public. Snacks and beverages from The Beach House Cookbook will be provided by the Cookin’ Book Club. Beachwear is encouraged, so make sure you wear your flip-flops, shorts, and Hawaiian shirts! No registration required. Call 703-2920 for details. For further info, click HERE.

Greensboro, NC | Tuesday, May 16, 2017 | 7:00PM

GREENSBORO LIBRARY
219 N. Church St.
Greensboro, NC
NOTE: This event is free and open to the public. Registration suggested: [email protected] For further info, click HERE.

Greenville, SC | Wednesday, May 17, 2017 | 2:00PM

FICTION ADDICTION
1175 Woods Crossing Rd #5
Greenville, SC
NOTE: Tickets for this event are $40. Each ticket admits one and includes a copy of The Beach House Cookbook as well as samples to taste. Tickets and books can be purchased online, at the store, or by calling us at 864-675-0540.

Newberry, SC | Thursday, May 18, 2017 | 12:00PM

NEWBERRY COUNTY LIBRARY LITERARY LUNCHEON
Lutheran Church of the Redeemer
Family Life Center
1515 Boundary Street
Newberry, SC
NOTE: Books will be available for purchase and signing. Tickets are on sale at the Newberry County Library.

Florence, SC | Thursday, May 18, 2017 | 6:00PM

FRIENDS OF FLORENCE COUNTY LIBRARY
Guess What Friend is Coming to Dinner
Doctors Bruce & Lee Foundation Library
509 S. Dargan Street
Florence, SC
NOTE: 6:00PM champagne reception, meet-and-greet with the author. 7:00PM pick up directions for the home where you will be dinning. Guess where and who the other guests are? You”ll have to wait until you get there! Tickets $75 per person. For more information contact Mary Wiser 843-413-7065, [email protected]

Pawley’s Island, SC | Friday, May 19, 2017 | 11:00AM

LITCHFIELD BOOKS
Kimbel’s Wachesaw
1930 Governors Landing Rd
Murrells Inlet, SC
NOTE: This is a ticketed event. Lunch is $30.00 per person. The luncheon is held from 11AM -1PM. The presentation precedes the lunch and the luncheon is followed by a book signing at Litchfield Books. Attendees will receive a $5.00 discount off the price of the featured book during the book signing. To make a reservation for the luncheon call 843-235-9600. For details and information, click HERE.

 

Tybee Island, GA | Saturday, May 20, 2017 | 1:00PM

“COOKING FOR A CAUSE”
With Mermaid Cottages & Seaside Sisters
Seaside Sisters
1207 US-80
Tybee Island, GA
NOTE: This event is co-sponsored by Seaside Sisters and Mermaid Cottages Vacation Rentals. The event is free and open to the public. A portion of proceeds will benefit Tybee Meals on Wheels with additional donations cheerfully accepted. For info, click HERE.

Savannah, GA | Monday, May 22, 2017 | 4:00PM

HADASSAH FUNDRAISER
Congregation Mickve Israel
Mordecai Sheftall Memorial Hall
20 East Gordon Street
Savannah, GA
NOTE: Reception 4-8pm with wine and hors d’oeuvres. $20 donation to Hadassah. Books available for purchase from E. Shaver Booksellers. Contact Sue Ruby ([email protected]) to pre-order your copy of The Beach House Cookbook. For more info, click HERE.

Birmingham, AL | Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | 2:00PM

PIGGLY WIGGLY
Cooking Demo & Book Signing
Crestline Store
41 Church Street
Mountain Brook, AL

 

Seaside, FL | Wednesday, May 24, 2017 | 6:00PM

SUNDOG BOOKS
89 Central Square
Seaside, FL
NOTE: For details, click HERE.

Destin, FL | Thursday, May 25, 2017 | 11:00AM

BARNES & NOBLE CRYSTAL BEACH PLAZA
34904 Emerald Coast Parkway, Suite 118
Destin, FL
NOTE: For info, click HERE.

Rehoboth Beach, DE | Saturday, May 27, 2017 | 1:00PM

BROWSEABOUT BOOKS
133 Rehoboth Ave.
Rehoboth Beach, DE

Bethany Beach, DE | Saturday, May 27, 2017 | 6:30PM

BETHANY BEACH BOOKS
99 Garfield Parkway
Bethany Beach, DE

Manteo, NC | Sunday, May 28, 2017 | 2:00PM

Downtown Books & Café
Cocktails & Canapes | Discussion & Book Signing
105 Sir Walter Raleigh St
Manteo, NC
NOTE: For info and to reserve your book, click HERE.

Duck, NC | Monday, May 29, 2017 | 9:00AM

DUCK’S COTTAGE
Champagne & Snacks | Book Discussion & Signing
1240 Duck Road
Duck, NC  27949
NOTE: For info and to reserve your book, click HERE.

Cleveland, OH | Tuesday, May 30, 2017 | 2:00PM

A COOK AND A BOOK
Vitamix Culinary Exploration Center
6134 Kruse Dr.
Solon, OH
NOTE: Details to come

Cleveland, OH | Tuesday, May 30, 2017 | 7:00PM

CUYAHOGA COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Parma Branch/Cuyahoga County Public Library
Large Meeting Room A/B
6996 Powers Blvd
Parma, OH
NOTE: Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Mac’s Backs – Books on Coventry. For info, click HERE.
NOTE: Details to come

Boonsboro, MD | Saturday, June 3, 2017 | 12:00PM

TURN THE PAGE
With Nora Roberts/J.D. Robb, Helen Hardt, Sharla Lovelace, Christine Trent, Ed Maliskas, and Steve Heske
18 N. Main Street
Boonsboro, MD
NOTE: For details, click HERE.

Madison, GA | Thursday, June 8, 2017 | 6:15PM

Madison-Morgan Boys And Girls Club Summer Camp Fun
A Savory and Sweet Sampling Soiree
Variety Works
274 W. Washington St.
Madison, GA
NOTE: Tickets available at Madison Markets and Barkin Dogs or online HERE. For info, call Barkin Dogs at 706-342-2929.

ATLANTA, GA | Saturday, June 10, 2017 | 2:00 – 4:00PM

Posman Books
Ponce City Market
675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 

CARY, NC | Monday, June 12, 2017 | 6:15PM

WHISK CAROLINA
316 Colonades Way #214
Cary, NC 

Macon, GA | Saturday, June 17, 2017 | 11:00AM

DESIGN, WINE, DINE
Venue on Wesleyan College’s Campus
Details to come.

PAST EVENTS

MARIETTA, GA | Wednesday, March 8, 2017 | 11:00am

Luncheon / Keynote / Q&A / Book Signing
“Booked for Lunch” with Mary Kay Andrews
Hosted by the Cobb Library Foundation
Marietta Country Club
1400 Marietta Country Club Dr NW
Kennesaw, GA

NOTE: Tickets are $30 each. Proceeds support the Cobb Library Summer Reading programs & GEMS program.
For info and tickets, click HERE.

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC | Sunday March 5, 2017

Cooks and Books Festival
VIP Meet the Authors Champagne Brunch—9:30am – 11:00am
Tasting and Book Fair event—11:00am – 2:00pm
Hilton Head Marriott Resort & Spa
Marriott’s Junior Ballroom
1 Hotel Circle
Hilton Head Island, SC
NOTE: The brunch is an intimate event for only 150 people to meet the authors one-on-one, purchase their books and have them personalized. Includes a fabulous brunch with a specialty cocktail sampling by The Farm, and a silent auction. The tasting & book fair will feature over a dozen tastings from the best Lowcountry restaurants, a chef’s competition, and an extensive array of authors doing signings and meet-and-greets. For more information and to purchase tickets, click HERE.

TYBEE ISLAND, GA | Saturday, February 25, 2017 | 3:00PM – 6:00PM

Book Signing at the Vintage Treasures Pop Up Sale
Seaside Sisters
1207 US Highway 80
Tybee Island, GA
NOTE: Featuring Mary Kay Andrews and Friends 10am – 6pm daily Fri 2/24 – Sun 2/26 at Seaside Sisters. Furniture, art, and vintage treasures. Get a sneak peek at The Beach House Cookbook. Pre-order a personalized, autographed book in time for Mother’s Day. Free recipe cards and MKA bundle book sales!
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CHARLESTON, SC | Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | Time TBD

American Heart Association of the Lowcountry Go Red for Women Luncheon
Gaillard Center
95 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC
NOTE: For more information and to purchase tickets, click HERE.

AMELIA ISLAND, FL | Friday, February 17, 2017 | 6:00pm – 10:00pm

Amelia Island Book Festival
Author Face-Off Gala Dinner
An evening with me and authors Steve Berry, R.L. Stine, David Baldacci, Joseph Finder, and Lara Adrian
Amelia Island Plantation Omni Resort
39 Beach Lagoon Road
Amelia Island, FL
NOTE: Cocktail reception followed by an elegant sit-down dinner and a fun-filled evening. For more information and to purchase tickets, click HERE.