AUBURN AVENUE

 Auburn Avenue between Jackson and Boulevard from 3-6PM  is all about kid’s fun!

AUBURN AVENUE: 3-6PM

RIDE THE FIRE BEFORE THE EVENT STARTS

1:30 PM > Ride the Fire Bike Tour  starts at the Historic Fire Station #6 at the corner of Boulevard and Auburn.  Sponsored by Bicycle Tours of Atlanta.   >Purchase tickets in advance

OPEN ALL DAY

ALL DAY > Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site is open from 9AM to 5PM.  Birth Home Open House from 2-4PM.  Tickets are not needed to enter:  501 Auburn Avenue

> Museum Store open from 9AM to 6PM.

ALL DAY > Martin Luther King Jr Center for Nonviolent Social Change is open from 9AM to 5PM.

3:00 PM >  FIRE IN THE FOURTH BEGINS

> Dance, Jump and Skip with Operation PEACE

> Create your own images of the O4W  at the The Kindezi School Old Fourth Ward interactive art booth.  Sponsored by  Binders Art Supplies and Frames @ Ponce City Market.

> Learn the  principles of Nonviolent Social Change with the King Center’s Camp NOW. Kids and adults can participate in Dr. King trivia, campus scavenger hunt, giveaways and  NV365™ spoken word. 

> Atlanta Fire Rescue Department educational Smoke House and Fire Trucks

> Explore the history of Old Fourth Ward by comparing the past to the present with Atlanta History Center’s Photo Scavenger Hunt.  Stop by Atlanta History Center’s table to pick up your packet of historic images and clues that guide you through the neighborhood.

> Learn about the Atlanta Streetcar. Download the rider app for special giveaways. 

>Face Painting for everyone! Fees apply.

 SCHEDULED EVENTS: 

3:30 PM > History of the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department Presentation by  AFRD historian, Bob Gish.  Located at the Historic Fire Station #6 corner of Boulevard and Auburn Ave. 

3:30 PM > Dance performance by Moving in the Spirit with audience dance class to follow sponsored by Modern Dental

4:00 PM >  Atlanta Freedom Marching Band with Showtyme Divas Dance Team take over Auburn Avenue then march to Edgewood Avenue

4:30 PM > Dance performance by Moving in the Spirit with audience dance class to follow

5:00 PM >  Listen and learn with Soul Spin Studios Youth.  At Soul Spin, we create applied studio, leadership, & business management opportunities for promising kids who face environmental barriers to success.

6:00 PM > Auburn Avenue Kid’s Hot Spot closes- join us on Edgewood Avneue until 11PM