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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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