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The Atlanta Arts Festival will take place in historic Piedmont Park. Piedmont Park is located approximately 2 miles northeast of downtown Atlanta. The park runs along 10th Street and Piedmont Avenue in midtown Atlanta. Refer to the Festival Map for the exact location and layout of the Festival in Piedmont Park.

There is limited parking available at Piedmont Park (the new Sage Parking Facility). We strongly encourage patrons not to drive to the park or park in the adjacent neighborhoods (Midtown, Virginia Highland, Morningside, Ansley Park, etc).

Please help us be good stewards of the midtown neighborhoods by using the following alternative means to get to the Festival:

By Marta

The nearest MARTA stations are Midtown and Arts Center, both located just a few blocks from Piedmont Park.

Midtown Station
Upon exiting the Midtown Station, take 10th Street (east) towards Peachtree Street and continue on 10th until you reach Piedmont Avenue. Turn left on Piedmont Avenue and walk two blocks to the 12th and 14th Street entrances of Piedmont Park. Enter and proceed through the park towards the Meadow area.

Arts Center Station
Exit the Arts Center Station heading south on West Peachtree street for one block. Head east (left) on 14th Street for three blocks until you reach the 14th Street entrance to Piedmont Park. Enter and proceed through the park towards the Meadow area.

Bus - Routes 27
MARTA bus Route 27 (Lindbergh Station / Cheshire Bridge & Piedmont / Piedmont-Monroe / Midtown Station) runs by Piedmont Park. Click the route links above or below to get maps and bus schedules from the MARTA web site. For additional information call MARTA at 404-848-4711.

MARTA directions/map from the Piedmont Park website.

By Bike / On Foot:

Piedmont Park entrances open to pedestrians and cyclists include:

  • Park Drive Bridge (access Park Drive from Monroe Drive)

  • 10th Street & Charles Allen

  • Piedmont Avenue and 12th Street

  • Piedmont Avenue and 14th Street

Please note that bicycles will not be allowed into the festival areas. Bike racks (self serve and unattended) will be available at the festival entrances for your use.

Drive and Use a Parking Deck:

Official Parking for the Atlanta Arts Festival:

  • 930 Juniper Street Deck
    Enter the deck off of Peachtree Place which runs between Peachtree St and Juniper Street one block south of 10th Street

    FREE SHUTTLE for parkers at 930 Juniper to the Park and back during the folowing hours:

    ▶ Sat Oct 24 7am to 1pm
    ▶ Sat Oct 24 4pm to 8pm
    ▶ Sun Oct 25 7am to 1pm
    ▶ Sun Oct 25 4pm to 8pm

  • Sage Parking Facility
    The SAGE Parking Facility is open. The parking facility is operated by the Atlanta Botanical Garden, and is available for visitors to Piedmont Park and the Garden. For a map showing the route to the Sage Parking Facility, visit the Piedmont Park website directions page.

    Park Tavern is located at 500 10th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309


Please note that a parking fee will be charged by the operators of the above parking decks.

Guaranteed Parking Reservations

We have partnered with Parking Panda, the nationwide leader in online parking reservations, to allow visitors to purchase Parking Passes at many convenient locations within easy walking distance to Piedmont Park for the Atlanta Arts Festival.

Once purchased, parking is 100% guaranteed even if the location otherwise fills up, often at exclusive discounts. Simply present your purchase confirmation at the selected location, and this serves as your payment with no additional payments or fees ever.

Inventory is limited and garages will fill up prior to the event, so it is strongly recommended that you purchase parking passes for the Atlanta Arts Festival, if driving.

Click below to purchase parking or select a location from the interactive map:

Reserve Atlanta Arts Festival Parking

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Wheelchair Accessibility:

The following Park entrances are wheelchair accessible: 12th Street gate, 14th Street gate, Charles Allen Drive gate, and Park Drive. The Magnolia Hall facility is also disabled-accessible.

Disabled Access Parking:

Handicapped parking will be available on a first come first served basis, for those who display the appropriate government issued ADA decal, at the following parking areas: the new Sage Parking Facility, the Community Center surface lot (Piedmont north of 10th Street), and temporary spaces inside of Piedmont Park as designated by AAF.

Hotel Accommodations:

The official sponsor hotel for the Atlanta Arts Festival 2015 patrons / guests is the Hyatt House Atlanta/Cobb Galleria. Book your room here >

Hyatt House Atlanta/Cobb Galleria
3595 Cumberland Blvd SE
Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 30339-3361

Tel: 770 541 2960





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