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BALLANTYNE | wire St. Patrick's Day Celebrate with a special Irish lunch or dinner, including a chocolate and Guinness dessert at Gallery Restaurant March 17-19. Black Bush Manhattans will also be available throughout the evening. Tastings Gallery Restaurant will offer weekly tastings on Fridays beginning at 6:30 p.m. with complementary light bites. Usually, the frst and third Friday of the month will feature a certain type of wine, and the second Friday of the month will focus on cocktails. Afternoon Teas Afternoon Tea is served Wednesday through Saturday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. year-round. The following special teas are available this spring: Downton Abbey Tea, March 2-5, Easter Tea March 23-26, Queen Elizabeth's 90th Birthday Tea April 20-23 and Mother's Day Tea May 4-7. Easter, Mother's Day Brunches Celebrate with an elaborate buffet at The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge for Easter, March 27, and Mother's Day, May 8. Brunch is served 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost: $75 per person; $35 for children, ages 5-12; and complimentary for children ages 4 and under (pricing does not include tax or 23 percent service charge). Reservations required: 704-248-4100. The Golf Club at Ballantyne To take advantage of the following special offers, please mention them when you reserve your tee time at 704-248-4383. Mother's Day: On May 8, moms play free with one paid round of golf at the daily rate. Armed Forces Week: The Golf Club at Ballantyne is offering half off the regular golf rate May 15-21. Golfers must present military identifcation on arrival. Boot Camp Starts April 5 An eight-week boot camp led by personal trainers for people at all ftness levels is at The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge Tuesday, April 5, through Saturday, May 28. The camp consists of three hourly sessions per week, with classes on Tuesday and Thursday at 11:30 a.m. and Saturday at 7:30 a.m. Advance registration and payment are required by March 28. Details: 704-361-2799. Registration: 704-248-4348. BIZ BUZZ More Tenants Sign at Waverly Charlotte-based commercial developers Crosland Southeast and Childress Klein have signed PetPeople, CycleBar, Viva Chicken and Panera Bread as tenants for the new 90-acre Waverly development near the intersection of Providence and Ardrey Kell roads in South Charlotte. PetPeople will sell pet foods and supplies in a 4,900-square-foot store, while Viva Chicken is known for its Peruvian rotisserie chicken. The 3,246-square-foot CycleBar is an indoor cycling concept that provides music, video graphics and rider-specifc performance data in a CycleTheatre. The tenants join more than a dozen other retail shops and restaurants, including a 40,000-square-foot Whole Foods slated to open late this year. The 22,000-square- foot medical offce anchor, Novant Health provides urgent care and family health services, including pediatrics and physical therapy. Novant opened in November. Waverly, a multi-use master planned development, is a joint venture between the developers and the Matthews family. Info: www.waverlyclt.com. Pop by The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge this Spring 16 BALLANTYNE MAGAZINE SPRING 2016