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Midtown Beams and Bustles for the Holidays

All is bright in Midtown Atlanta this winter. Literally.

Midtown Alliance is lighting up open spaces throughout Midtown for the fifth year in a row, stringing around 100,000 LED lights in many of the district’s parks and plazas. Read More »

Tags: Events, Midtown ATL, Alliance Theatre, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Woodruff Arts Center, High Museum of Art, Holidays, Colony Square

Posted: November 30, 2016


Now on View: Struth's "Nature & Politics" Debuts at The High

Kicking off a tour of the United States, The High Museum opened an exhibit of photographs by Thomas Struth, entitled Nature & Politics, on October 16. Read More »

Tags: Arts, Atlanta, Midtown ATL, Woodruff Arts Center, High Museum of Art

Posted: October 17, 2016


Woohoo! High Museum to Launch Reduced Admission Pricing on Oct. 1


PHOTO: High Museum of Art Atlanta/Gannon

Great news, Midtown! Beginning Oct. 1, 2016, Midtown Atlanta’s High Museum of Art will introduce a reduced admission price. Now all visitors ages 6 and above to enjoy the museum for the single price of $14.50. Admission for children 5 and under will remain free. Read More »

Tag: Midtown ATL

Posted: September 21, 2016


Take a book. Give a book. Little Free Libraries at Arts Center's Porch

Looking for your next good read? Want to donate a few of your favorite books? We've added three colorful Little Free Library boxes, filled with a range of books for your reading pleasure, at The Porch at MARTA's Arts Center Station. Read More »

Tags: Arts, Midtown Alliance, Midtown ATL, Community, Placemaking, MARTA, Transit

Posted: September 19, 2016


Trick or Treat...or Tours: Fox Theatre Hosts Its 4th Annual Ghost Tours this October

The Fox Theatre invites patrons for a howling good time as it will host its fourth annual Fox Theatre Ghost Tours this Halloween season starring a motley crew of historical spirits and specters. Beginning Oct. 9, Guests will walk the haunted halls of one of the city’s most treasured landmarks to learn about ghastly sightings or unexplained bumps in the night. Read More »

Tags: History, Events, Midtown ATL, Fox Theatre

Posted: September 18, 2016


Uptown Rhodes Race 5K Moves to Halloween Weekend

The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation's Uptown Rhodes Race 5K is moving to Halloween weekend and being renamed the Uptown Rhodes Race at the Haunted Castle. The dog- and stroller-friendly event will take place at Rhodes Hall, 1516 Peachtree Street, on Saturday, Oct. 29 at 9 a.m. Costumes are welcome. Read More »

Tags: History, Atlanta, Events, Midtown ATL, Special Deals

Posted: September 13, 2016


In the News: "How Tech Square is Conquering Midtown"

 

"Today Georgia Tech’s Tech Square is the heart of the local technology community and a thriving part of Midtown. It’s hard to believe that just 15 years ago, the land it stands on was one of the city’s most blighted neighborhoods. Read More »

Tags: Development, Innovation, Ecosystem, Midtown ATL, Georgia Tech

Posted: August 5, 2016


A 'Sneaker' Peek: Museum Exhibit Celebrates Nearly Two Centuries of Cool Kicks

Calling all sneakerheads, lace up your kicks and head to the High Museum to see a sneaker collection that's cooler than yours. "The Rise of Sneaker Culture," the first exhibit of its kind in the United States, features more than 150 pairs of sneakers that display the social implications and design evolution of the industry.Read More »

Tags: Arts, Midtown ATL, Creativity, High Museum of Art

Posted: June 15, 2016


Celebrate Earth Day in Midtown this April

Earth Day is April 22, but that doesn't mean you have to wait to get involved and start celebrating our planet. Read More »

Tags: EcoDistrict, Atlanta, Events, Midtown ATL, Sustainability, Green, Community

Posted: April 7, 2016


Tonight: Dashboard presents immersive art experience 'JACK' at Midtown Atlanta's Colony Square

Dashboard brings yet another amazing arts experience to Midtown Atlanta with pop-up dance performance 'JACK.' Tonight artists will temporarily transform an available space at Colony Square Midtown into a mesmeric nightclub filled with incredibly composed dance performances. We got to chat with Courtney Hammond and Beth Malone of Atlanta-based arts organization Dashboard about the immersive art experience taking place tonight at Colony Square Midtown. Read our Q&A below to learn more about this unique event and other upcoming arts experiences dashboard is producing.
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Tags: Arts, Events, Midtown ATL, Pop-Up Shops, Placemaking, Creativity

Posted: March 11, 2016


Behind the Scenes: Photo Tour inside SCAD’s Digital Media Center

Innovation happens all over Midtown. And Savannah College of Art Design’s (SCAD) Midtown Atlanta campus also helps lead the charge as a talent and innovation hub for arts and entertainment. Join us for a photo tour of the newly renovated building where students use state of the art equipment to hone their craft—ranging from animation to game development to television production. Read More »

Tags: Innovation, Midtown ATL, Creativity

Posted: March 3, 2016