Celebrate Emerging Artists with the art-rich history of Atlanta at the Old Fourth Ward Arts Festival! After being postponed earlier this year due to concerns over COVID-19, the festival is a great opportunity to jump into Fall and support local artists.
October 3rd – 4th, 2020
Saturday | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday | 11:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Named “Best New Event” by the Southeast Festivals and Events Association, the beloved two-day arts festival has become the perfect embodiment of the neighborhood’s artistic innovation! The celebration of community and tradition is presented by the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces for people of all ages, races, customs and interests.
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 all your local favorites!
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 This area was formerly flanked “City Hall East,” and is now under redevelopment as Ponce City Market by Jamestown Properties. Benefiting surround communities, this location is targeted as one of the prime examples of urban redevelopment and innovation!
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.