MARTA to City Winery

Atlanta's City Winery is a bar, restaurant and performance venue at 650 North Avenue, which is on bus route 899 and next to Ponce City Market. In addition to live music, enjoy special events including the Atlanta Winter Wine Festival, jazz brunches and comedy shows. Bus Directions Bus 899 travels between the King Memorial and … Continue reading MARTA to City Winery

Atlanta Cheese Fest

MARTA to Cheese Fest Atlanta

Cheese Fest Atlanta in an annual fall event with over 100 small producers of fine artisan cheeses and specialty foods from around the world. Near the BeltLine Eastside Trail and the North Avenue MARTA station, the festival takes place in the Historic Old Fourth Ward Park and features unlimited food samples, live music and cash bars … Continue reading MARTA to Cheese Fest Atlanta

Atlanta Funk Fest

MARTA to the Atlanta Funk Fest

Funk Fest is an annual music tour featuring old school hip hop and R&B artists. The Atlanta event takes place in Central Park in Old Fourth Ward closest to the North Avenue MARTA station on the red and gold line. There are several options for getting there without a car to avoid the $20 and up … Continue reading MARTA to the Atlanta Funk Fest

Deepdene Park Atlanta

MARTA to Deepdene Park

Deepdene Park is the largest section of the historic Olmsted Linear Park. Near the East Lake MARTA station, the park was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted Sr. and includes paths that wind through wooded areas and around a stream. To reach the park, take a blue line train to the East Lake MARTA station. If you are traveling from … Continue reading MARTA to Deepdene Park

Yaarab Shrine Center

MARTA to the Yaarab Shrine Center

The Yaarab Shrine Center is in Midtown Atlanta at 400 Ponce de Leon Avenue. Near the North Avenue MARTA station, the building is an event space and home to the Atlanta Roller Derby. Walk, bike or ride an e-scooter from the station or choose from two MARTA buses to reach the venue. Train + Walking Directions … Continue reading MARTA to the Yaarab Shrine Center

Atlanta Central Park

MARTA to Central Park

Central Park is a large public park in Old Fourth Ward closest to the North Avenue MARTA station on the red and gold rail line. Attend a festival or enjoy amenities including walking paths, a baseball diamond and bleachers, basketball and tennis courts, a playground, and an indoor recreational center. Walking Directions Walking time to the park … Continue reading MARTA to Central Park

Original Krispy Kreme

MARTA to Krispy Kreme

Krispy Kreme got its delicious start in Atlanta at 295 Ponce de Leon Avenue NE in 1965. The shop is still operational, complete with a "hot now" sign. The closest MARTA station is the North Avenue station on the red/gold line. It is a direct 11-minute walk to Krispy Kreme (view directions and map) or … Continue reading MARTA to Krispy Kreme

Old Fourth Ward Public Art

MARTA to Old Fourth Ward

Old Fourth Ward is an urban and artsy Atlanta neighborhood just east of downtown. As a transitional area, there's low-income tenants, hip housing, parks and nightlife spots. Some of the more popular destinations include the Old Fourth Ward Park, Ponce City Market and the Beltline Eastside Trail, which forms the neighborhood's eastern border. Two MARTA stations are near the area: … Continue reading MARTA to Old Fourth Ward

Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

MARTA to the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

The Callanwolde Fine Arts Center is a historic mansion used for events and art classes at 980 Briarcliff Road NE. Built between 1917 and 1921, the building is on the National Register of Historic Places, and you can enjoy Jazz on the Lawn, Christmas at Callanwolde and the Callanwolde Artist Market here each year. The closest … Continue reading MARTA to the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

Plaza Theatre Atlanta

MARTA to the Plaza Theatre

The Plaza Theatre is Atlanta's longest continuously running movie theatre at 1049 Ponce de Leon Avenue. It regularly hosts the popular Rocky Horror Picture Show along with documentaries, special screenings, classic films and popular movies. Choose from three bus routes to reach the venue. MARTA Directions Bus 2 departs from the North Avenue and Decatur … Continue reading MARTA to the Plaza Theatre

Old Fourth Ward Arts Festival

MARTA to the Old Fourth Ward Park Arts Festival

The Old Fourth Ward Park Arts Festival takes place in the Old Fourth Ward Park next to Ponce City Market. The festival includes an artist market, children's area, live music and food vendors.  The closest MARTA station is the North Avenue MARTA station on the red/gold line. From there, board bus 2  or 102 and exit at … Continue reading MARTA to the Old Fourth Ward Park Arts Festival

MARTA to Poncey Highland

Poncey Highland is hip Atlanta neighborhood with restaurants, shops and nightlife venues. Attractions include the Highland Inn and Highland Inn Ballroom, Plaza Theater, Manuel's Tavern, MJQ, Clermont Lounge and the Majestic Diner. A variety of housing options, including single-family houses from the 1920s, historic lofts and apartment buildings, along with a Publix and Kroger, make the neighborhood … Continue reading MARTA to Poncey Highland

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

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

Fernbank Museum Dinosaur

MARTA to the Fernbank Museum of Natural History

The Fernbank Museum of Natural History at 767 Clifton Road NE is closest to the Candler Park MARTA station on the blue and green rail line. The museum hosts Martinis and IMAX on Friday nights, and permanent and rotating exhibits can be viewed throughout the week. There are several options for traveling to the museum on MARTA: Bus Connect with bus … Continue reading MARTA to the Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Fox Theatre

MARTA to the Fox Theatre

The Fox Theatre is a historic Atlanta attraction and theatre at 660 Peachtree Street NE near the North Avenue MARTA station on the red and gold rail lines. The venue was built in the late 1920s as a Yaarab Temple Shrine Mosque and hosts musicals, shows, concerts and the Coca-Cola Summer Film Festival. It is also the … Continue reading MARTA to the Fox Theatre

Virginia-Highland Atlanta neighborhood

MARTA to Virginia-Highland

Virginia-Highland is one of the more popular and walkable neighborhoods in Atlanta, full of restaurants, bars, boutique shops and nightlife. With a CVS Pharmacy, hardware store, post office, exercise studios and nearby grocery stores, it is also one of the few places where it is relatively easy to live without a car. Don't miss the … Continue reading MARTA to Virginia-Highland