The popular vote.
What: Everyone can agree on Little Cake Bakery’s special sweets ($2.50 each; $25 for a dozen) in Republican and Democrat selections.
Why: Just like your ballot, the flavor combo (chocolate, vanilla, red velvet, coconut) is up to you.
When: Mon., pickup only; Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: 3792 Roswell Rd., Buckhead (404-841-8856). Orders (minimum of one dozen) must be placed 24 hours in advance.
Alabama Chanin Open House
What: Admire the sustainable lifestyle brand from across the border (bohemian dresses in natural colors, denim, accessories, home goods), as well as Billy Reid’s women’s line.
Why: Cathead vodka cocktails, Restaurant Eugene snacks, and live tunes by Courtney Jaye.
When: Open house, today, 4-8 p.m.; trunk show, Fri., noon-7 p.m. & Sat., 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Billy Reid, 1170 Howell Mill Rd., Westside (404-994-3144).
Bantam + Biddy
What: Shaun Doty (Yeah Burger) and Lance Gummere (The Shed) open a fast, casual chicken mecca with everything from salads and meat-and-three plates to mac ’n’ cheese and duck fat fries.
Why: Have a fried chicken sandwich with pickles on a potato bun — on a Sunday.
When: Mon.-Thurs., 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun., 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m. (Breakfast starts next month.)
Where: 1544 Piedmont Rd., ste. 301, Ansley (404-907-3469).
Everyday Life India Opening Party
What: Stunning photographs of street life in Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Rajasthan, New Delhi, and Kerala captured by Ross Oscar Knight in 2009 and 2011.
Why: Belly dancers, spicy bites, flowing wine, and music by hip-hop-meets-Hindi DJ Teek.
When: Thru Nov. 21. Party, Fri., 6-10 p.m.
Where: Knight Gallery, 659 Auburn Ave., ste. g3, Old Fourth Ward. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo: Courtesy of Little Cake Bakery