MARTA to Shaky Beats

Shaky Beats is a multiple-day music festival featuring electronic, indie and hip-hop acts in Centennial Olympic Park. Two MARTA stations are in walking distance: Peachtree Center on the red/gold line and GWCC/State Farm Arena on the blue/green line. Walking time from either station to the entrance gate is less than 10 minutes. Peachtree Center Directions From Peachtree […]

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MARTA to SkyView

SkyView is Atlanta’s Ferris wheel at 168 Luckie Street NW. The closest MARTA station is Peachtree Center on the red/gold line, and the GWCC MARTA station on the blue/green line is also in walking distance. The ride is open daily and is near other downtown attractions including the CNN Center tour, Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola […]

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MARTA to Game-X

Game-X is a high-tech gaming venue in downtown Atlanta at 275 Baker Street near the Dome MARTA station on the blue and green rail lines. You can sip cocktails and beer while playing a variety of games, plus order food from the menu. MARTA Directions If you’re traveling from the airport or another station on the red/gold […]

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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 […]

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MARTA to the Peach Bowl

The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl takes place in the Mercedes-Benz Stadium next to the Vine City and GWCC/CNN MARTA stations on the blue and green rail lines (view rail map). The stadium is a short walk from both stations, and is also near the College Football Hall of Fame and a few sports bars including Stats, […]

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MARTA to Downtown Restaurant Week

Atlanta Downtown Restaurant Week features special multiple-course meals at fine dining restaurants for a discounted price.  Participating restaurants change each year, but below is a quick guide to downtown restaurants closest to MARTA that have participated in the past. Peachtree Center Station Alma Cocina Atlanta Grill (Ritz Carlton Hotel) Azio Downtown Benihana Meehan’s Public House […]

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MARTA to Embassy Suites Downtown Atlanta

Embassy Suites Downtown Atlanta is near the GWCC MARTA station at 267 Marietta Street. The hotel provides a complimentary breakfast and other amenities include a pool, fitness facilities and business center. Next to Centennial Olympic Park, the hotel also has more greenspace views than other hotels in the city. The nearby MARTA station is on the blue/green rail […]

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MARTA to the Glenn Hotel

The Glenn Hotel is near the GWCC MARTA station on the blue/green rail line at 110 Marietta Street NW. Highlights include the SkyLounge rooftop bar and free WiFi. Directions Take a blue or green line train to the GWCC MARTA station. If you are traveling from the airport, take any train to the Five Points […]

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MARTA to the Tabernacle

The Tabernacle is an iconic performance venue in downtown Atlanta at 152 Luckie Street NW near the Peachtree Center and GWCC MARTA stations. Walking time is 10 minutes or less depending on the station you use, and the Atlanta Streetcar also travels to the Tabernacle from the Peachtree Center station (exit at the Centennial Olympic Park stop). […]

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