KNOW BEFORE YOU GET HERE

Everything you need to know about getting here by foot, mass transportation and parking. Event rules too.

EVENT INFO

WHERE & WHEN:

 

WHERE: The Fire in the 4th Festival is in heart of Atlanta ON Edgewood and Auburn Avenues BETWEEN Jackson Street and Boulevard!

WHEN: Saturday May 20, 2017  100 Years After the Fire

TIME: From 3-11PM | Auburn Avenue 3-6PM

FREE ALL AGES EVENT

NOT FREE: Total View VIP & Ride the Fire Bike Tour 

BE AWARE:

Fire in the Fourth has loud noises, crowds and bursts of flames that can be startling. Please take precautions.

 

PLEASE LEAVE YOUR…

DOGS AT HOME. Thanks for keeping them home safe and calm.

Coolers and food at home too….we’re going to have plenty! No outside alcohol or food permitted.

 

STREET CLOSURES:  

  • Auburn Avenue from 11AM-8PM
  • Edgewood Avenue from 7AM-3AM on 5/21
  • Chamberlain Street  from 7AM-3AM on 5/21

HOW TO GET HERE

BY BICYCLE: FREE BIKE VALET

 

FREE secure bike parking will be provided by the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition.

  • Located in the green lot off of Boulevard and Chamberlain.

 

 MARTA RAIL

Take the East/West line (Green or Blue line) to King Memorial Station
  • Walk north 2 blocks to Edgewood Avenue
  • Turn Right and Walk 2 blocks to Jackson Street- the event starts here!

BY CAR

I-75/85 (going North)

Pass under I-20
Take the Edgewood exit (248B)

 

I-75/85 (going South)

Take the Freedom Parkway exit (248C)
At the 1st light, take a right onto Boulevard
At the 4th light, Edgewood Avenue, you’re here!
Road is closed from Boulevard to Jackson.

 

I-20

Take I-20 to I-75/85 North
Take the Edgewood exit (248B)

LYFT

Already a LYFT User? Get 10% your ride to and from- use code: FIREINTHEFOURTH

New LYFT User?  Get $10 off your ride and give $10 to the Old Fourth Ward Business Association – use code: SISTERLOUISA17

ATLANTA BELTLINE

Off of the east side trail via Edgewood Ave or Irwin Street.

  • Pedestrian and bike access from the BeltLine up to Edgewood Avenue. Walk two blocks to the intersection of Boulevard and Jackson.
  • Walk two block off of Irwin up Auburn Avenue to Boulevard.

MARTA BUS

 

Take the #99 Bus to Edgewood and Boulevard OR the #3 Bus to Auburn and Jackson

ATLANTA STREETCAR

Take the Atlanta Streetcar to the:
Sweet Auburn Market stop
  • Walk 3 blocks east on Edgewood (under the I-75/85 bridge)
Edgewood at Hilliard stop
  • Walk 2 blocks east on Edgewood towards Jackson Street
Martin Luther King District stop
  • Walk across Jackson Street on Auburn Ave

PARKING

  • Free Parking at the Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site lot off of John Wesley Dobbs Avenue NE
  • Free Street Parking on Edgewood Avenue from Boulevard to Krog Street
  • Paid Parking lot at corner of Edgewood  Ave and Boulevard
  • Paid Parking lot at corner of Edgewood Ave and Hilliard
  • Paid Parking at Wheat Street Baptist Church at Auburn Avenue and Jackson Street
  • Paid Parking at Liberty Baptist Church at Chamberlin and Jackson Street