Event Filled Weekend In Atlanta

April 13,2010

There will be a variety of events happening in and around Downtown this weekend including First Robotics at the Georgia World Congress Center boasting over 20,000 in attendance. In addition to Downtown’s activities, the Dogwood Festival in Piedmont Park and other events including iFreaknik and Freaknik will be at various venues around Atlanta.

Make sure to plan your route ahead and allow plenty of time for your trip. Carpool, take the bus, MARTA rail or walk or bike. If you do drive Downtown, identify parking options using the Downtown Interactive Parking Map at

Sign up for the Downtown Navigator e-newsletter to stay up to date on all events and street closures that may impact traffic. You can also find Downtown Navigator updates online.

Check or dial 511 for real-time traffic and road construction updates or to request HERO assistance (in Metro Atlanta).