Located two miles northeast of Atlanta downtown, the Piedmont Park Atlanta has been known as the area's 'Common Ground' since 1904. This park runs along Piedmont Avenue and 10th Street in midtown Atlanta. It is open everyday from 6 am to 11 pm.
From the park's early days, it has been a popular destination among the kids and their parents searching for playful fun. The two playgrounds in the park continue to attract children and families throughout the year to have Atlanta GA travel.
There are many great picnic spots present in the Piedmont Park Atlanta where visitors can lay out their spread. For large group of picnic parties, two covered picnic pavilions are available for renting. The Picnic Shelter built by the WPA in 1936 measure 40′ - 60′ and accommodates 64 people seated and 160 people standing. Water and electricity is available in this shelter.
The 2-story brick Bandstand is the other picnic pavilion located nearby. Built in 1925, it can accommodate 25 people seated and 30 people standing. The Bandstand does not offer water, but electricity is available in it. Throughout the park there are 22 grills present for the use of the picnickers. Portable grills are not allowed inside the park.
The Piedmont Park Atlanta has great fishing opportunities available. A new bridge has been constructed which unifies the 2 parts of the lake present in the park. Water quality has been improved by the aeration system and the 3 new fishing piers makes it easy to find the right spot. The lake is stocked routinely with fish like crappie, large mouth bass, catfish and bream.
Piedmont Park Atlanta is also the perfect place to host any memorable and successful event like weddings, corporate meetings, social events or team building outings. Various options like the picturesque Magnolia Hall, the new fabulous Greenstone and the secluded open air vista of the Visitor Center or Clara Meer Dock are great places for events on Atlanta travel with their blend of scenic and functional features.
Piedmont Park Address
1071 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30309
Tel: (404) 876-4024
Piedmont Park Hours: Daily opened: 6 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Ticket Information for Piedmont Park: N/A
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