Pop-up shops to debut along new Atlanta streetcar route

June 3,2014

via Atlanta Business Chronicle

by Carla Caldwell

More than a dozen new pop-up shops will open along Auburn and Edgewood avenues on June 7 to give life to at least a few of the 30 vacant buildings within a quarter of a mile of the streetcar's route, reports

A pop-up launch party with in-store giveaways, music, food and drinks will take place between 4 p.m. and 9 p.m.

The pop-up shops include Arbitrary Living, The Byrd's Box , Civil Bikes, Criminal Records and ModernTribe.

Click here to read more from and for a complete list of pop-up shop participants.

The city of Atlanta and MARTA will jointly operate the downtown streetcar line due to go into service later this year, Mayor Kasim Reed announced in May, Atlanta Business Chronicle reported.

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