The newly completed Historic Fourth Ward Park is celebrating art and the rich history of Atlanta at the Old Fourth Ward Arts Festival!
June 24th & 25th, 2017
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The two-day celebration of community and tradition is presented by the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces for people of all ages, races, customs and interests. We have you covered with all of the highlights!
ART & ENTERTAINMENT
The two-day festival showcases the returning “Emerging Artists” pavilion for new artists and artisans in addition to 150 fine painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metal craft persons, glass blowers, jewelers. Entertainment will include a live artists’ demonstrations, interactive art activities, a children’s play area, and live acoustic entertainment in the amphitheater.
The Old Fourth Ward Park Arts Festival has a reputation of providing delicious, out-of-the-ordinary festival food, and this year’s lineup is better than ever! With everything from the fresh and the flavorful to classic festival favorites, there will be something for every taste and palette. Enjoy fresh flare from The Marlay House, The Meunster Truck, Sunshine Sammies, Williamson Brothers BBQ, and much more!
LOCAL REDEVELOPMENT & INNOVATION
While enjoying the environment of Atlanta’s most lovely park and participating in the celebration on the Beltline redevelopment, guests will also experience prime examples of urban redevelopment and innovation (think Ponce City Market), benefiting the surrounding communities. The two-day festival is free, and all ages are welcome!
ATLANTA FOUNDATION FOR PUBLIC SPACES
The Atlanta Foundation For Public Spaces also presents other favorite festivals in Atlanta, including: Callanwolde Arts Festival, Spring & Fall Festival on Ponce, Chastain Park Spring Arts & Crafts Festival, Sandy Springs Artsapalooza, Piedmont Park Arts Festival, Sandy Springs Festival, Chastain Park Arts Festival, and more.