Piedmont Park Arts Festival

Known as one of the top art festivals in the nation, the 8th Annual Piedmont Park Arts Festival returns with two full days of art, family-friendly actvities, and more!

Festival Dates

August 19th – 20th, 2017

Festival Hours

Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Festival Location

Piedmont Park
1215 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30309

Featuring nearly 250 regional artists, the festival emphasizes visual arts and family fun. Explore the works of talented painters, photographers, sculptors, leather and metalwork, glass blowers, jewelers, and crafters!

Continue reading “Piedmont Park Arts Festival” »

2163 Niles Place NE, Atlanta, GA 30324

Offered at $617,000

Why wait? Move in now! New construction 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home in Manchester, Hedgewood Homes’ newest community. Located in Morningside Elementary and walking distance to shops and restaurants. Manchester offers elegantly designed homes with high-end finishes. Amenities include swimming pool, gardens and green space. This is low-maintenance, Intown-living at its finest!

Gourmet kitchen features beautiful marble countertops, butler’s pantry, walk-in pantry, separate office, large island and stainless appliances including five-burner gas range, microwave and dishwasher and opens to dining room and family room. Large family room has gas fireplace, prewired for flat screen TV, and French doors which lead to deck, perfect for entertaining and al-fresco dining. The main level also includes powder room with marble countertops and hardwood floors throughout. Continue reading “2163 Niles Place NE, Atlanta, GA 30324” »

Pub Crawl on the BeltLine

From Krog Street Market to Park Tavern, the East Side Trail on the Atlanta BeltLine connects some of the best restaurants and bars in town. Join your friends and local community to try them all!

WHEN

Saturday | August 5th, 2017
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

TICKETS

$25

The Summer Edition Pub Crawl will feature amazing food and drink specials with up to 5 complimentary beverages at locations along the crawl.

Continue reading “Pub Crawl on the BeltLine” »

2017 Music Midtown Lineup Announced

musicmidtownMusic Midtown returns to Piedmont Park, and the festival is bigger and better than ever!

September 16th & 17th, 2017
Saturday | 12:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday | 12:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Festival gates open at 12:00 NOON both days.

Piedmont Park
521 Park Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30306

Headlining this year’s event will be performances from: Bruno Mars, Mumford & Sons, Future, and Blink 182. A variety of diverse performers will also be featured across four stages stages. Joining the two-day music extravaganza will include a lineup of new rock, pop, and rap acts from Weezer, Young The Giant, Tove Lo – among others!

Continue reading “2017 Music Midtown Lineup Announced” »

Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival

Atlanta’s most notable chefs and mixologists join together to compete with their tastiest tomato concoctions at the 9th annual Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival!

When

Sunday | July 16th, 2017
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Where

Park Tavern

500 10th Street

Atlanta, GA 30309

Throughout the competition, each chef and mixologist is paired up with a local farmer to create a signature tomato-themed dish in their fight to win the Killer Tomato crown and cape. Attendees will enjoy dozens of tomato-based treats and cocktails!

Festivities will also include live entertainment, specialty food and beverage sponsors, and mingling with the South’s top food writers, photographers, and chefs.

Continue reading “Attack of the Killer Tomato Festival” »

10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July in 2017

With Summer only a few days away, it’s time to start planning your 4th of July plans! We have you covered with 10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July Around Atlanta in 2017.

All through Atlanta, the city is in the spirit with a variety of events!

From the family-friendly to an adult night on the town, there’s something for everyone.

Kick off the morning with a festive parade, explore a new neighborhood, and end the exciting holiday with a number of spectacular fireworks. The festivities are stretching all through the holiday weekend and into the week, so you won’t want to miss a moment of the fun!

Continue reading “10 Ways to Celebrate 4th of July in 2017” »

Atlanta Ice Cream Festival

de02e4_6a939b56e2044ed3a33d27672894c37cGet the scoop on Atlanta & Wellness! The 7th Annual Atlanta Ice Cream Festival returns this Summer with endless fun for the whole family.

When

July 22nd, 2017
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Where

Piedmont Park
10th Street & Charles Allen Dr.
Atlanta, GA 30306

Entertainment will feature marching bands, Atlanta’s best drum lines, ice cream eating contests, live demonstrations, and outdoor activities. Enjoy delicious treats while finding ways to burn off the calories at the Hula Hoop Competition, Jump Rope Fun, Frisbee Toss, Double Dutch Routines, and so much more!

Continue reading “Atlanta Ice Cream Festival” »

Atlanta Moon Ride

The Atlanta Moon Ride is celebrating its 5th year!

When

Friday | June 9th, 2017
Festival-Style Pre-Party · 6:00 p.m.
Moon Ride · 11:00 p.m.

Beginning at Piedmont Park, the ride will continue through Atlanta’s most social, eclectic neighborhoods! The 6-mile night bike ride is a great way to connect with the community while safely exploring the Highlands, Old Fourth Ward, Ponce City Market, and Atlanta Beltline neighborhoods.

Continue reading “Atlanta Moon Ride” »

Top 10 Fathers Day Happenings Around Atlanta

June is just around the corner, and it’s time to celebrate Dad! From Thursday through Sunday, we have you covered with a jam-packed weekend of the Top 10 Father’s Day Happenings Around Atlanta: June 15th – 18th, 2017.

While you can always treat Dad to brunch for Father’s Day, or even enjoy special admission prices for family fun, why stop there? From craft beer tastings to live music, exciting cars, and even a chance to give back – the Dad in your life is sure to feel appreciated this holiday with so many unique ways to celebrate!

Continue reading “Top 10 Fathers Day Happenings Around Atlanta” »

Virginia Highland Summerfest

Summertime is nearing, and it’s time to celebrate with the annual Virginia Highland Summerfest! The beloved family festival extends through the Virginia Highlands, filling every foot with something to see.

When

June 3rd – 4th, 2017
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Where

Summerfest is located on scenic and historic Virginia Avenue between North Highland Avenue and Park Drive. The 5K race begins at the eastern end of the festival just one block east of the intersection of Virginia and North Highland.

Continue reading “Virginia Highland Summerfest” »