Piedmont Park

Park
400 Park Dr NE (Piedmont Ave. NE)
Atlanta, GA 30306
(404) 875-7275
Monday
6:00am - 11:00pm
Tuesday
6:00am - 11:00pm
Wednesday
6:00am - 11:00pm
Thursday
6:00am - 11:00pm
Friday
6:00am - 11:00pm
Saturday
6:00am - 11:00pm
Sunday
6:00am - 11:00pm

Tips

  • Post up on a bench with some kind of pastry and watch jealous joggers eye the baked good.
  • First opened in 1887, the park hosted the Cotton States and International Exposition of 1895, a World's Fair which ran for 100 days, featured 6,000 exhibits and attracted 800,000 visitors.
  • Piedmont Park is in fact the Central Park of the South. The sons of Central Park architect Frederick Law Olmsted designed Piedmont."
  • Piedmont Park is beautiful any time of year, but during the summer, check out "Screen on the Green," a showing of old movies.
  • Explore more than just the festival in this lush, picturesque green space.
  • Home of the Dogwood Festival and the Atlanta Jazz Festival, Piedmont Park is the perfect place to enjoy outdoor activities with family and friends. Have a picnic or play organized sports.
  • One of Atlanta's best parks just got better. Piedmont Park's 13-acre expansion and its collection of new entrances was unveiled and has been named as one of CL's 2013 Best of Atlanta Critics Pick.
  • Perfect place to spend a Sunday afternoon.
  • Take some bitchin' city skyline pictures
  • Dogwood festival this weekend!
  • Stroll among 185 acres of greenery at Piedmont Park and get the best view of Midtowns skyline from Lake Clara Meer.
  • Don't miss the 7th annual Atlanta Arts Festival. Sept. 14-15. Free
  • A place to escape your own mind
  • Great jazz, food and friends!
  • Several areas of Piedmont Park were used in the 2012 film 'What to Expect When You're Expecting' starring Cameron Diaz & Jennifer Lopez. The 14th St gate, soccer fields, & stone steps can all be seen.
  • You know the only thing harder than Roller Skating? Telling ur dad ur gay.
  • This my goto for a park picnic. The Meadow is great for kids and I love checking out the botanical garden.
  • During summer time this is the best place to take a while and get some "me time" or spend time with a friend. It's peaceful and pretty.
  • I enjoy a good stroll through the park on a semi-regular basis
  • Piedmont Park is home to the always popular Atlanta Dogwood Festival! Don't miss the 77th festival April 19-21, 2013!

Nearby places

500 10th St NE (Monroe Dr.)
490-514 Park Dr NE
1345 Piedmont Ave NE (at The Prado NE)