For well over a century Piedmont Park has been one of the most popular attractions in the Atlanta, Georgia area for both visitors and locals. The beloved urban park is an ideal place to escape from the hustle and bustle of city life any day but it is especially enticing to visit the park when a great performance is being staged. Arkansas Music Pavilion offers not only spectacular acoustics but amazing views of the surrounding horizon during every performance. People in the Atlanta area are well aware that Piedmont Park is the to go to catch some truly memorable performances. What really sets Piedmont Park apart from all of the other places in the area is not only the talented performers who appear on stage but also the unrivaled atmosphere of the popular venue. Be sure to get your tickets to any events taking place at Piedmont Park from StubHub early because tickets to all of the venue's hottest events sell out quickly.
Piedmont Park is the place to go to catch an amazing concert in the Atlanta area. The venue has been attracting top notch entertainers for several decades and never fails to impress with its upcoming schedule of performers. Superstar acts like Kenny Chesney, Elton John, Hank Williams Jr., Pedro Fernandez, All Time Low, Gloria Trevi, Pepe Aguilar, R5, Nightwish, the Moody Blues, and more are set to hit the stage at this beloved venue. All summer long great concerts are being staged at Piedmont Park, from classic rock, to world music, to indie rock, to hip hop, pop and more. No matter what genre of music you prefer you are sure to find something of interest coming up at Piedmont Park. Piedmont Park is also the annual home of the two day Music Midtown festival which brings in the biggest acts in the music biz.
Atlanta is one of the busiest and largest metropolitan areas in the United States and as such there is always plenty to do in the city. It boasts the sixth largest economy of any city in the United States and the fifteenth in the world. In 1996 Atlanta hosted the Summer Olympics and the city began a renovation that continues to this day and has truly made it a world class city. Atlanta has permanent resident companies in all major performing arts: the Atlanta Opera, the Atlanta Ballet, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and the Alliance Theatre. The Fox Theatre is a historic landmark and a great place to take in a show, or you can visit any of the wonderful museums in the area including Museum of Design Atlanta, the High Museum of Art, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, and many others.
Piedmont Park admits up to 10,000 fans for its sold out concerts and treats concert goers to incredible acoustics and unobstructed views of the stage. Years of putting on great performances have made Piedmont Park a favorite among locals and one visit to the popular venue will show you exactly why.
From 1902 through 1904 Piedmont Park was the home of the Atlanta Crackers which was the city's first professional baseball team and also was home to the Deep South's Oldest Rivalry, the yearly college football game between Alabama and Georgia.