The conflict between two festivals over Piedmont Park is over – and the smaller festival, the Atlanta Arts Festival, has stepped aside to let Music Midtown have the date it wanted. 11 Alive reports that Music Midtown will take place the weekend of Sept. 19, 2015, while the Arts Festival takes place the following weekend of Sept. 26.
Police are investigating a shooting that occurred outside an Atlantic Station hotel on Monday night, according to CBS46. Atlantic Station spokesman Tony Wilbert said the shooting occurred in the valet area of the Twelve Hotel and that a suspect is in custody. One person was taken to the hospital in critical condition, according to a spokesperson with Atlanta police.