Atlanta BeltLine Boil

MARTA to the BeltLine Boil

The BeltLine Boil is an annual Low Country boil competition and fundraiser in the Fourth Ward Skate Park. In addition to food tastings, the $10 admission fee includes live music and local vendor marketplace with proceeds supporting Atlanta parks and the installation of lights along the trail. As the name suggestions, the event is just off the BeltLine, … Continue reading MARTA to the BeltLine Boil

Maddox Park Atlanta

MARTA to Maddox Park

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LM77LcC-oqU Maddox Park is a medium-sized park at 1115 Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway NW, directly across from the Bankhead MARTA station. The park has basketball and tennis courts, playground, swimming pool and the future BeltLine trail. There are plans to update and enhance the park along with the development of the BeltLine. To get to Maddox Park, get on a westbound … Continue reading MARTA to Maddox Park

MARTA to the BeltLine Westside Trail

The Atlanta BeltLine's Westside Trail is now open near Washington Park and in West End. A part of a popular rails-to-trails (with room for transit) project, the finished trail will be 22 miles in length and connect with the existing Eastside Trail. Choose from the following commute options to the Westside segment: Ashby MARTA Station Take a blue … Continue reading MARTA to the BeltLine Westside Trail

Washington Park Map

MARTA to Washington Park

Washington Park is a large, historic park near the Ashby MARTA station on the blue and green rail line. Park features include outdoor exercise equipment, a large tennis center, natatorium (indoor pool with swimming lessons available), sports fields and playground. Additionally, the Lionel Hampton PATH trail runs along the southern edge of the park and … Continue reading MARTA to Washington Park

PATH trail Atlanta

MARTA to the PATH Stone Mountain Trail

The PATH Foundtain manages a network of trails in Atlanta that are great for bike commuters and recreational cyclists. MARTA connects with the PATH's Stone Mountain Trail at several points along the blue and green rail line if you are looking for an outdoor adventure or new way to get to work. Bring your bike on MARTA, … Continue reading MARTA to the PATH Stone Mountain Trail

Studioplex Lofts

MARTA to Studioplex

Studioplex is a former warehouse that has been converted to loft residential and commercial spaces at 659 Auburn Avenue in the Old Fourth Ward neighborhood. There are several options for reaching the building on transit: Walk/Bike The closest MARTA station is Inman Park on the blue/green rail line, but it is about a 22-minute walk away … Continue reading MARTA to Studioplex

Old Fourth Ward Park

MARTA to the Historic Old Fourth Ward Park

The Historic Old Fourth Ward Park is across from Ponce City Market and next to the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail. Features include a stormwater pond, playground and regular festivals and events, including Oktoberfest. The two closest MARTA stations to the Old Fourth Ward Park are Inman Park on the blue/green line and North Avenue on the red/gold … Continue reading MARTA to the Historic Old Fourth Ward Park

LA Fitness logo

MARTA to L.A. Fitness

Looking for a place to exercise near MARTA? There are several L.A. Fitness locations around Atlanta that are relatively easy to get to on transit. See below for the list of gyms with the easiest commutes listed first. L.A. Fitness Perimeter Point Take the red line (North Springs) to the Sandy Springs MARTA station. The gym … Continue reading MARTA to L.A. Fitness

Midtown Arts Cinema

MARTA to the Midtown Arts Cinema

The Midtown Arts Cinema is a neighborhood movie theater at 931 Monroe Drive near the Midtown MARTA station on the red and gold rail lines. The theater is in a shopping center with restaurants including F.R.O.G.S. Cantina, Mellow Mushroom, The Highlander, The Independent and Apres Diem. Plus, you can buy beer and wine on site. … Continue reading MARTA to the Midtown Arts Cinema

Taste of Atlanta

MARTA to Taste of Atlanta

Taste of Atlanta is an annual fall event showcasing Atlanta chefs and restaurants in the Historic Fourth Ward Park. You can choose from several different MARTA stations and commute options to reach the event, although it is not in easy walking distance of a rail station. Note that admission tickets are required, and includes coupons … Continue reading MARTA to Taste of Atlanta

Ponce City Market

MARTA to Ponce City Market

Ponce City Market is a live, work, play destination at 675 Ponce de Leon Avenue near the North Avenue MARTA station on the red and gold rail line. In addition to offices, apartments, shops and restaurants, there is a rooftop with games and a bar. A bus, bike or Lyft/Uber connection is required unless you … Continue reading MARTA to Ponce City Market

Atlanta Beer Fest

MARTA to the Atlanta Summer Beer Fest

Presented by Creative Loafing, the Atlanta Summer Beer Fest takes place in June at the Historic Fourth Ward Park, in between the North Avenue and Inman Park MARTA stations. There's plenty of beer and live music to go around. Tickets are required for the event, with prices higher at the door. There are several options … Continue reading MARTA to the Atlanta Summer Beer Fest

Inman Park Village

MARTA to the Inman Park Village

The Inman Park Village is located on N. Highland Avenue near Elizabeth Street in the Inman Park neighborhood. You'll find condos, apartments, shops and restaurants here as well as the BeltLine Eastside Trail and the Freedom Park PATH trail. Restaurant highlights include the Parish, Fritti, Sotto Sotto, Hampton + Hudson Bread & Butterfly and Barcelona … Continue reading MARTA to the Inman Park Village

Park Tavern Patio

MARTA to Park Tavern

Overlooking Piedmont Park, Park Tavern is a restaurant, bar and event venue near the Midtown MARTA station on the red and gold rail lines. Perks include a large outdoor patio with TVs, ice skating in the winter, cheap beer on rainy days and concerts/festivals including Summer Sunsets, Oysterfest and Lucky Fest. Train + Walking Directions Take a red … Continue reading MARTA to Park Tavern

MARTA to Ansley Mall

Ansley Mall is an outdoor shopping center near Piedmont Park. Major stores include Publix, Kroger, CVS, Pier 1 Imports and Cook's Warehouse. Or shop for nutrition products, running/tennis apparel, outdoor clothing and gear, bath/body products, alcohol, furniture and pet supplies.  Services include L.A. Fitness gym, shoe repair, chiropractic services, eye doctor and a laundromat. Directions Connect … Continue reading MARTA to Ansley Mall

Cabbagetown Atlanta

MARTA to Cabbagetown

Cabbagetown is an intown neighborhood next to Oakland Cemetery that's known for the Krog Tunnel and the yearly Chomp and Stomp chili and bluegrass festival. It is also home to the Cotton Mill Lofts, historic shotgun houses, Little's Food Store and restaurants including Agave and Carroll Street Cafe. The closest MARTA stations to Cabbagetown are the King … Continue reading MARTA to Cabbagetown

Grant Park Atlanta park

MARTA to Grant Park (the park)

Grant Park is a large public park near downtown Atlanta that has a small lake, swimming pool, playgrounds, tennis and basketball courts, baseball field, farmers market, zoo and the Summer Shade Festival that takes place every August. It is a fast developing area with new restaurants and amenities going up on Memorial Drive and in the south … Continue reading MARTA to Grant Park (the park)

Virginia Highland Summerfest

MARTA to the Virginia Highland Summerfest

The Virginia Highland Summerfest is a street festival that takes place in early June on Virginia Avenue. The event features live music, 5K and artist market that stretches from N. Highland Avenue to Park Drive/Ponce de Leon Place. Walking Directions The closest MARTA station to Virginia Highland is the Midtown MARTA station at 41 10th Street on … Continue reading MARTA to the Virginia Highland Summerfest

Piedmont Park

MARTA to Piedmont Park

Piedmont Park is one of Atlanta's largest public parks near the Midtown MARTA station and the Arts Center MARTA station on the red and gold lines. Many events and festivals take place in the park including the Dogwood Festival, Atlanta Jazz Festival, Piedmont Park Arts Festival, Atlanta Street Food Festival, Pride Festival, Atlanta Ice Cream Festival and Music Midtown. … Continue reading MARTA to Piedmont Park