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Best parks in Atlanta

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“The Park sponsors community-wide free events, including the Fourth of July Celebration, Music@Noon, the Wednesday WindDown concert series, and FIT Fridays. The Park also hosts festivals, fundraisers and private events. These events, in addition to the normal day-to-day traffic, bring an estimated three million visitors to this urban oasis each year.”
96 locals recommend
Cemetery
“Gorgeous place to walk and take pictures. There are events throughout the year - and especially during Halloween - at the Cemetery. There are some of Atlanta's notable residents buried there such as Margaret Mitchell and Bobby Jones. ”
126 locals recommend
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“Catch the free Fountain of Rings show which plays 4x a day, 365 days a year, at 12:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.”
29 locals recommend
Park
“A little park that's perfect for a picnic lunch or game of frisbee, and about halfway to the beltline. (10 minute walk)”
11 locals recommend
Park
“The oldest park in Atlanta and home to some of the cities best festivals and events.”
13 locals recommend
Park
“Walk along Wylie to see the best murals in town and walk through Krog Tunnel to see the ever changing work from Atlanta's finest. The Beltline now runs along the future site of more murals. ”
11 locals recommend
Park
“See the Falcons game at the Georgia Dome. It's just a few steps away from the MARTA Train Station - so no worries about parking or driving!! What a way to see the game!! Bring your friends too!!”
3 locals recommend
Park
“Woodruff Park is a six-acre oasis in Downtown Atlanta, easily accessible from MARTA & within walking distance of the condo. Woodruff Park is a great place to stop and enjoy a picnic lunch or play on the iconic ATL playground. The center of the park holds a chess court, where you can watch people play chess & other board games, or play a game yourself. The park's Reading Room & Information Station provides equipment for bocce ball and table tennis. Some of Atlanta's favorite festivals & events are held here including The Daffodil Project & the Annual German Bierfest. Enjoy art installations by Elevate Atlanta & weekly activities like Tuesday Soccer in the Streets & Wednesday Free Yoga Classes”
6 locals recommend
Park
“I cannot speak highly enough of this tour. Tom Houck was the driver for MLK during his years in Atlanta and has many a story to tell in a fun and informative manner. ”
4 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Water Reservoir with big kids playground. Great place for short casual walk or run. ”
3 locals recommend
Park
“The 1996 Olympics were held in Atlanta. This wonderful urban park commemorates that event, and also includes other fun activities, such as SkyView Atlanta (the new jumbo ferris wheel). ”
21 locals recommend
Dog Run
“About a 15 minute walk from the apartment, this is a large, community maintained dog park. Less crowded and much closer than the peidmont park dog park”
4 locals recommend
Park
“A great little pocket park with some great new playground equipment. Check out all the murals along Wylie while you are there.”
2 locals recommend
Park
“On this street next to Central Park you will find Relay BikShare quick kiosks. ”
3 locals recommend
Playground
“ This park is a true community meeting point that is full of great neighbors and laughing children. On any given day you might find a community concert, neighborhood yoga, or dog obedience classes going on.”
3 locals recommend
Park
“Large park near CNN Center and GA Aquarium. Check out your Olympic brick if you bought one in 1996. The Park's website will locate it for you. Get your hansom cab ride here.”
1 local recommends