East Atlanta Strut

strutThe 18th annual East Atlanta Strut returns on Saturday, September 26th to East Atlanta Village, at the intersection of Flat Shoals and Glenwood Avenue. From 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., the free one-day extravaganza showcases one of Atlanta’s hottest in-town neighborhoods where there is no shortage of places to eat, drink, shop and play!

Festival events will include a classic cars show, live local music, an artists market, and more! Step into the adult game area for contests of stamina and strength, shop among local vendors at the festival’s community booths and markets, and cheer alongside the famous Strut Parade. The parade features everything residents love about East Atlanta from whacky to wheels, and funky to fun! It begins at 2:00 p.m., so be sure to grab a viewing spot early!

Kick off the Strut with 3 amazing race courses throughout the East Atlanta Village! Beginning at 8:00 a.m., the 5K, 2-mile and 1-mile races will be sure to get the whole family moving. The Kids Village will be open from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. where kids can enjoy endless free fun! From bouncy houses to face-painting and Pool Noodle Jousting, the Strut Kids Village has it all. Local restaurants and vendors will be located throughout the festival offering up the neighborhood’s best flavors! Refuel with classic festival favorites, sample something out of the ordinary, and enjoy in the neighborhood’s delicious flair!

While admission to the festival is free, $5 wristbands will be available for patrons 21 and over who wish to drink. All proceeds from the event benefit The Strut, a nonprofit organization that plans, organizes and staffs the festival solely by volunteers to show off the place where they love to live.

For more information on the 2015 East Atlanta Strut, visit the event website and connect on Facebook & Twitter!