Atlanta Streets Alive Midtown 10/26/15
Atlanta Streets Alive

The final Atlanta Streets Alive event of the year is set for Sunday,Oct. 23, from 2 to 6 p.m. along Peachtree Street. The event is an initiative of the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition.

A 2.7-mile stretch of the city’s main thoroughfare – from Edgewood Avenue in Downtown to 17th Street in Midtown – will be closed to motorized vehicles and open to people on foot, bike, skates and skateboards.

Participants can expect a wealth of activities hosted by community organizations and businesses along the route, with local businesses and restaurants expanding onto the sidewalks to attract customers.

The event will kick off with a bicycle parade at 2 p.m. at the intersection of 16th and Peachtree. For more information, visit atlantastreetsalive.org.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.