Reynoldstown Street Art Atlanta

MARTA to Reynoldstown

Reynoldstown is an Atlanta neighborhood east of downtown and and just south of Inman Park/Reynoldstown MARTA station. Originally settled by freed slaves, houses are primarily shotgun cottages and bungalows, and there's a mix of old and new apartment complexes. As a redeveloping area, there is more crime here than in nearby neighborhoods, but convenience to the … Continue reading MARTA to Reynoldstown

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

Edgewood Atlanta neighborhood

MARTA to Edgewood

Edgewood is a historic Atlanta neighborhood that is surrounded by Candler Park, Reynoldstown, East Atlanta and Kirkwood. Up until 1909, Edgewood was an independent town, and the tree-filled area today has single-family bungalow homes, apartments, lofts, schools and its own MARTA station: Edgewood/Candler Park. Area amenities include retail stores and restaurants in the Edgewood Retail District, including Kroger, Target and … Continue reading MARTA to Edgewood

MARTA to the Candler Park Connection

The Candler Park Connection at 1530 Dekalb Avenue is a business/commercial center that is a short walk away from the Candler Park MARTA station on the blue/green rail line. Some of the main tenants include Wall Crawler Rock Club, CrossFit Rx, Tough Love Yoga and the Phillip Rush Center. Follow the signs to the Candler Park side … Continue reading MARTA to the Candler Park Connection

Downtown Decatur

Living in Downtown Decatur

Downtown Decatur is a very walkable neighborhood directly above the Decatur MARTA station on the blue line. The area is full of shops, restaurants, housing and special events. Other amenities include a public library, public pools and recreation center. Explore amenities and perks of living in downtown Decatur below. Fun Festivals and outdoor concertsPATH Stone Mountain TrailEddie's … Continue reading Living in Downtown Decatur

Kirkwood Neighborhood

Kirkwood is a historic family-friendly neighborhood east of downtown Atlanta that was developed as a streetcar suburb. With a commercial district, restaurants, parks, library, fire station, post office and police station, it has a small-town feel despite being close to the city. Annual events include the Spring Fling and Kirkwood Wine Stroll, or explore the Trolley PATH trail, … Continue reading Kirkwood Neighborhood

College Football Hall of Fame coaches trophies

MARTA to the College Football Hall of Fame

The College Football Hall of Fame at 250 Marietta Street NW is a short walk from the Dome MARTA station on the blue and green rail lines. Get hands on with interactive fan experiences and view exhibits on football leaders and accomplished players. Get 40% off the College Football Hall of Fame and four other attractions with the … Continue reading MARTA to the College Football Hall of Fame

MARTA to Freedom Park

Freedom Park is composed of several linear parks and paths/bike trails that stretch from near downtown to Little Five Points/Candler Park.  The main greenspace referred to as Freedom Park is located where Freedom Parkway dead ends at Moreland Avenue in Little Five Points. The closest MARTA station is Inman Park station on the blue/green rail … Continue reading MARTA to Freedom Park

Georgia Railroad Freight Depot

MARTA to the Georgia Railroad Freight Depot

The Georgia Railroad Freight Depot is the oldest building in downtown Atlanta at 65 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Built in 1869 not long after the Civil War, the freight depot is currently used for a variety events including the Atlanta Hip Hop Festival, The Pancakes & Booze Art Show and Uncorked & Untapped and is conveniently … Continue reading MARTA to the Georgia Railroad Freight Depot

MARTA to the Horizon Theatre

The Horizon Theatre is near the Inman Park MARTA station at 1083 Austin Avenue NE. The theatre is located in the back of the Little Five Points Community Center, formerly a school, and features theatrical performances and plays. Directions Take a blue or green line train to the Inman Park station Follow the signs to the Inman Park … Continue reading MARTA to the Horizon Theatre

MARTA to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding Hospital

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding is near the Georgia State MARTA station at 35 Jesse Hill Jr.  Drive SE.  It is about a three block walk from the station and near streetcar and bus stops. View directions and map below. Train + Walking Directions Take a blue or green line train to the Georgia … Continue reading MARTA to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding Hospital

MARTA to the Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory

The Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory in downtown Decatur is the main hotel in area at 130 Clairemont Avenue. The hotel features high-speed Internet, indoor pool and fitness center. Additionally, the free CCTMA Cliff Shuttle stops at the nearby MARTA station and goes to Emory University. The closest MARTA station is the Decatur MARTA station on the blue rail … Continue reading MARTA to the Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory

Summer Shade Festival

MARTA to the Summer Shade Festival

The Grant Park Summer Shade Festival takes place every year at the end of August. There is a large artist market, food, live music, 5K and kids zone. For additional family fun, Zoo Atlanta is also in the park if you want to combine destinations into one trip. The closest MARTA station to the festival … Continue reading MARTA to the Summer Shade Festival

BeltLine Bus Tour

MARTA to the BeltLine Bus Tour

Bus tours of the BeltLine, Atlanta's 22-mile rails to trails project, depart from the Inman Park MARTA station on Saturday mornings at 9:30 a.m. Registration is required and private tours are available by request. Directions Take a blue or green line train to the Inman Park station. If traveling from the red or gold line, transfer to … Continue reading MARTA to the BeltLine Bus Tour

Castleberry Hill Atlanta

MARTA to Castleberry Hill

Castleberry Hill is an eclectic and artistic neighborhood just southwest of downtown Atlanta near the Mercedes-Benz Stadium and three MARTA stations (see area map). The Castleberry Hill Art Stroll is a regular event, and there are numerous historic warehouse buildings in the area along with restaurants and unique housing options. Getting to the neighborhood from … Continue reading MARTA to Castleberry Hill

Krog Tunnel

MARTA to the Krog Tunnel

The Krog Tunnel is one of Atlanta's more off-the-beaten-track attractions closest to the Inman Park MARTA station on the blue/green rail line.  It is known for its graffiti that is equally artwork and advertisement space for local area events. Located where Old Fourth Ward, Inman Park and Cabbagetown meet near the intersection of Dekalb Avenue … Continue reading MARTA to the Krog Tunnel

Sweet Auburn Royal Peacock Mural

MARTA to the Sweet Auburn Heritage Festival

The Sweet Auburn Heritage Festival takes place each fall on historic Auburn Avenue near downtown Atlanta. The festival highlights the history of the historic street and has an artist market, live entertainment and a kids zone. There are several options for getting to the event on transit: Train The closest MARTA stations are the Georgia State and … Continue reading MARTA to the Sweet Auburn Heritage Festival

Decatur Book Festival

MARTA to the Decatur Book Festival

The AJC Decatur Book Festival takes place every year over Labor Day weekend in Downtown Decatur.  It is an easy commute on MARTA, with most events, including author presentations, taking place above the Decatur MARTA station on the blue line. If you are starting on the red or gold line, transfer at Five Points to … Continue reading MARTA to the Decatur Book Festival

Oakhurst Village Decatur

MARTA to the Oakhurst Village

The Oakhurst Village is near downtown Decatur and the East Lake MARTA station. It is popular area with young families and the village has restaurants, bars, businesses and coffee shops at the intersection of East Lake Drive and Oakview Road. Festivals (such as Porchfest) and the Oakhurst Jazz at Scottish Rite are local favorites. Directions Take a … Continue reading MARTA to the Oakhurst Village

MARTA to the Candler Park Music and Food Festival

The Candler Park Music and Food Festival is a 10-minute walk away from the Edgewood/Candler Park MARTA station and features two days of music performances. Tickets are required for entry, and a VIP option is available. MARTA Directions Take a blue or green line train to the Edgewood/Candler Park MARTA Station (green line only travels … Continue reading MARTA to the Candler Park Music and Food Festival

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

MARTA to the Edgewood Retail District

The Edgewood Retail District is a walkable shopping area with restaurants, specialty shops and big chain stores such as Kroger, Target, Lowes, Ross Dress for Less, Barnes and Noble, Bed, Bath and Beyond and Best Buy. Bus 102 travels to and through the district or walk less than 15 minutes from the Inman Park/Reynoldstown or … Continue reading MARTA to the Edgewood Retail District

Candler Park Fall Fest music stage

MARTA to the Candler Park Fall Fest

The Candler Park Fall Fest takes place in Candler Park, a short walk from Edgewood-Candler Park MARTA station. The festival includes a 5K, music/entertainment and an artist market. Biking? Use the Stone Mountain PATH trail if you are commuting from downtown, Old Fourth Ward, Inman Park, Little 5 or Decatur. Or you can take your bike … Continue reading MARTA to the Candler Park Fall Fest