Please help us be good stewards of the midtown neighborhoods by using the following alternative means to get to the Festival:
The nearest MARTA stations are Midtown and Arts Center, both located just a few blocks from Piedmont Park.
Upon exiting the Midtown Station, take 10th Street (east) towards Peachtree Street and continue on 10th until you reach Piedmont Avenue. Turn left on Piedmont Avenue and walk two blocks to the 12th and 14th Street entrances of Piedmont Park. Enter and proceed through the park towards the Meadow area.
Arts Center Station
Exit the Arts Center Station heading south on West Peachtree street for one block. Head east (left) on 14th Street for three blocks until you reach the 14th Street entrance to Piedmont Park. Enter and proceed through the park towards the Meadow area.
Bus - Routes 27
MARTA bus Route 27 (Lindbergh Station / Cheshire Bridge & Piedmont / Piedmont-Monroe / Midtown Station) runs by Piedmont Park. Click the route links above or below to get maps and bus schedules from the MARTA web site. For additional information call MARTA at 404-848-4711.
MARTA directions/map from the Piedmont Park website.
Piedmont Park entrances open to pedestrians and cyclists include:
- Park Drive Bridge (access Park Drive from Monroe Drive)
- 10th Street & Charles Allen
- Piedmont Avenue and 12th Street
- Piedmont Avenue and 14th Street
Please note that bicycles will not be allowed into the festival areas. Bike racks (self serve and unattended) will be available at the festival entrances for your use.
Official Parking for the Atlanta Arts Festival:
- 999 Peachtree
999 Peachtree Street
Enter the deck off of Peachtree Place which runs between Peachtree St and Juniper Street one block south of 10th Street
for parkers at 999 Peachtree to the Park and back during festival hours
- Sage Parking Facility
The SAGE Parking Facility is open. The parking facility is operated by the Atlanta Botanical Garden, and is available for visitors to Piedmont Park and the Garden. For a map showing the route to the Sage Parking Facility, visit the Piedmont Park website directions page.
Park Tavern is located at 500 10th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
Please note that a parking fee will be charged by the operators of the above parking decks.
Guaranteed Parking Reservations
We have partnered with Parking Panda, the nationwide leader in online parking reservations, to allow visitors to purchase Parking Passes at many convenient locations within easy walking distance to Piedmont Park for the Atlanta Arts Festival.
Once purchased, parking is 100% guaranteed even if the location otherwise fills up, often at exclusive discounts. Simply present your purchase confirmation at the selected location, and this serves as your payment with no additional payments or fees ever.
Inventory is limited and garages will fill up prior to the event, so it is strongly recommended that you purchase parking passes for the Atlanta Arts Festival, if driving.
Click below to purchase parking or select a location from the interactive map:
Atlanta Parking powered by Parking Panda
The following Park entrances are wheelchair accessible: 12th Street gate, 14th Street gate, Charles Allen Drive gate, and Park Drive. The Magnolia Hall facility is also disabled-accessible.
Handicapped parking will be available on a first come first served basis, for those who display the appropriate government issued ADA decal, at the following parking areas: the new Sage Parking Facility, the Community Center surface lot (Piedmont north of 10th Street), and temporary spaces inside of Piedmont Park as designated by AAF.
The official sponsor hotel for the Atlanta Arts Festival 2014 patrons / guests is the Hyatt Atlanta Midtown. Guests will receive a 15% discount off of going rack rates during the dates of the festival by using the Special Offer Code of: ART15.
Hyatt Atlanta Midtown
125 10th Street NE,
Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 30309