Atlanta Black History Month Parade

MARTA to the Black History Month Parade

Atlanta's Black History Month Parade takes place on in downtown Atlanta near several MARTA rail stations and bus routes. This family-friendly event starts at Hurt Park (100 Edgewood Avenue) and travels to Centennial Olympic Park via Marietta Street. NOTE: No parade in 2020 Train Directions For the shortest/easiest walk to view the parade, take any train … Continue reading MARTA to the Black History Month Parade

Atlanta Pride Parade

MARTA to the Atlanta Pride Festival and Parade

The Atlanta Pride Festival is a yearly event held in and around Piedmont Park near the Midtown and Arts Center MARTA stations. In addition to entertainment and a marketplace, one of the highlights is the Atlanta Pride Parade that takes place on Sunday of the festival weekend, with a start near the Civic Center MARTA … Continue reading MARTA to the Atlanta Pride Festival and Parade

Chick-fil-A Bowl Parade

MARTA to the Chick-fil-A Bowl Parade

The Chick-fil-A Bowl Parade takes place Dec. 31 in downtown Atlanta above the Peachtree Center MARTA station on the red and gold rail lines. All station exits will take you to street level where you can view the start of the parade. If you are traveling from the blue or green rail line, exit at the … Continue reading MARTA to the Chick-fil-A Bowl Parade

Children's Christmas Parade Atlanta

MARTA to the Atlanta Christmas Parade

The Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Christmas Parade takes place in December with floats, giant balloons, marching bands and the arrival of Santa on Peachtree Street. Breakfast with Santa and bleacher seats are also available for a fee. There are three MARTA stations (all on the red and gold lines) that provide easy access to the … Continue reading MARTA to the Atlanta Christmas Parade

East Atlanta Strut

MARTA to the East Atlanta Strut

The East Atlanta Strut is a yearly music and arts festival that takes place in mid-September. In addition to live music and art, the festival features a parade, 5K and motorcycle and car show. The closest MARTA station to the festival is Inman Park on the blue rail line, and you'll need to transfer to … Continue reading MARTA to the East Atlanta Strut

Dragon Con parade storm troopers

MARTA to Dragon Con

Dragon Con is a popular science fiction and fantasy convention that takes place every Labor Day weekend in Atlanta. There is a costumed parade on Peachtree Street on Saturday and many other events that take place at nearby hotels, all of which are near the Peachtree Center MARTA station on the red and gold rail lines. Train Directions … Continue reading MARTA to Dragon Con