Atlanta Streets Alive | Cross-City

asa_logo_800pxAtlanta Streets Alive returns once more to take over the streets of Atlanta – This time, with its longest route yet! Get ready to explore your community streets in a safer, healthier, more livable way at the Atlanta Streets Alive Cross-City. 

Event Details
Sunday | June 9th, 2019
2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Parade Lineup 1:30 p.m. for 2:00 p.m. Launch

Location
Cross-City

Closed to motorized traffic, the Cross-City route combines both Eastside and Westside routes, activating DeKalb Avenue and Decatur Street all the way to Marietta Street and Howell Mill Road.

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WonderRoot Artists Market at Ponce City Market

Continuing each month through the year, the WonderRoot Artists Market at Ponce City Market returns on June 2nd!

Event Details
Sunday | June 2nd, 2019
12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Location
The Shed at Ponce City Market
675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308

Featuring 40 artists each month, WonderRoot hosts an active market for creative people to sustain themselves and illuminate their skills. The Shed at Ponce City Market is a covered platform off of the Atlanta Beltline’s Eastside Trail, making the Artists Market easily accessible for a lovely afternoon of shopping and browsing.

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Top 15 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

From a leisurely morning with the family at a local farmer’s market to cocktails in the garden, the weekend ahead is packed with fun for all tastes and ages! 

With two iconic home tours and a variety of tasting events, Atlantans will be at no shortage for flavor and variety throughout the city’s most eclectic neighborhoods. Catch an outdoor movie or concert, enjoy art for children and adults alike, and soak up the beautiful weekend ahead!

Whatever your tastes, we have you covered with the Top 15 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, May 16th – 19th, 2019.

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Fernbank After Dark: The Great Outdoors

Fernbank After Dark offers exclusive Museum access after dark with a variety of hands-on activities for adults! Don’t miss live music, giant screen movies, craft beer and cocktails, and more at June’s event, The Great Outdoors!

Event Details
Friday | June 14th, 2019
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Continues Second Friday of Every Month

Location
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
767 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

Kick off the new month, which will feature Atlanta’s favorite adult science night with a special twist by quenching your thirst for nature and the outdoors! Guests will enjoy hands-on activities and demonstrations, access to all indoor exhibits open for self-guided tours, and 3D showings on Fernbank’s 4-story movie screen. Live music will be performed by The Vinyl Suns, a blues rock band based bringing an eclectic mix of musical styles to Atlanta’s favorite Science Night.

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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 experience.

Festival Dates
June 1st – 2nd, 2019

Festival Times
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Celebrating 36 years of art, food, and fun, Summerfest is a feast for the senses. Experience live bands, great art, local food, and celebrate summertime! 

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Atlanta Design Festival

Now in its 12th year, the Atlanta Design Festival (formerly Design is Human) devotes 9 days to the impact of design across economic, cultural, policy and social means — bringing the best ideas in international design to Atlanta.

Event Details
June 1st – 9th, 2019

In addition to satellite architecture tours, activities will span the whole city of Atlanta to include a number of showroom presentations, talks, installations, culinary creations, and more!

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2019 Grant Park Tour of Homes

Take a stroll through 136 years of history in Atlanta’s backyard at the 45th Annual Grant ParkTour of Homes!

May 18th – 19th, 2019
Saturday & Sunday
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Grant Park residents welcome you to tour their homes and gardens throughout the neighborhood. Join the community and explore the homes, businesses, and historic sites of Atlanta’s original streetcar suburb.

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2019 Guide to Atlanta’s Best Farmers Markets

When it comes to Springtime in Atlanta, we can think of two things: enjoying everything fresh and getting outdoors! Grab those market bags and get ready to experience the city’s local flavors at their very best with our 2019 Guide to Atlanta’s Best Farmers Markets.

Enjoy a leisurely Saturday morning sipping hot brewed coffee as you stroll through a rainbow of organic produce, listening to live music and exploring local art. Even the kids will enjoy the variety of family-friendly options, including activity centers, baby animals, picnics, and more! 

Shopping local has never been easier, and Atlanta turns a weekly stop for food into a remarkable experience for everyone.

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10 Ways to Relax & Remember Memorial Day Weekend 2019

Memorial Day is quickly returning this May 27th, 2019!

From Thursday through Monday, we have you covered with 10 wonderful ways to relax, remember, and kick off the 3-day weekend a bit early. Whether you’re looking to grab some extra time outdoors with the family, sneak a romantic night out onto the calendar, or explore exciting art and music all weekend long, we have you covered with the holiday highlights!

Celebrate the men and women who defend our country while also kicking off the warmer weather with our Top 10 Happenings all weekend long.

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10 Ways to Celebrate Mothers Day Around Atlanta | 2019

Spring is in full bloom, which means it’s that special time of year again – The time to celebrate the Mom in your life! Mother’s Day is quickly approaching on Sunday, May 12th, 2019.

From smelling roses to sipping rosé, there’s something special for every Mom’s taste! Enjoy some family time outside riding bikes or illuminating the night, or treat mom to an evening on the town – or even an afternoon of sipping and sampling all to herself. 

No matter where you’re celebrating, we have you covered with our  list of the Top 10 Ways to Celebrate Mom Around Atlanta in 2019.

Happy Mother’s Day!

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