Music Midtown 2012 will be taking place at the same location as the 2011 festival, on two stages in the 10th Street Meadow at Piedmont Park.
Parking will be very limited, all patrons are encouraged to use MARTA, walk, bicycle, or carpool.
There will be three entry gates into the festival.
- Charles Allen Gate is located at the corner of 10th Street and Charles Allen Drive. The Charles Allen Gate is also the “main gate” for Music Midtown.
- Park Drive Gate is accessible from Monroe and Park Drive. Patrons can enter the Park through the new expansion and enter the Festival from the north end of the 10th Street Meadow.
- Lakeside Gate is accessible from the 12th Street and 14th Street entrances into Piedmont Park. Patrons can enter at the base of Oak Hill by the lake. This route is parallel to 10th Street when walking through the park.
Will Call will be located at the ticket booth at the corner of 10th Street and Charles Allen Drive, across from the Charles Allen Gate.
Guests with VIP or Super VIP tickets will enter through a separate gate on 10th Street. More details will be sent directly to these ticketholders.
2012 Site Map
How To Get To Music Midtown
The nearest MARTA Stations are Midtown and Arts Center. Both are located just a few blocks from the Park.
From the Midtown Station, take 10th Street towards Peachtree Street, and continue on 10th crossing over Piedmont Avenue. The 10th Street Meadow will be on your left. Those exiting at the Midtown Station can also follow the above directions to 10th Street, take a left on Piedmont Avenue (instead of staying straight) and walk two blocks to the Park entrances on 12th Street and 14th Street.
From the Arts Center Station, head south on West Peachtree for one block and go left (east) on 14th Street. Continue until you arrive at the 14th Street entrance for Piedmont Park. You will need to continue through the park to reach the 10th Street Meadow and the entry gate.
Bicycle racks will be provided for those that choose to bike to Music Midtown. Bicycle racks will be located at the Charles Allen Gate entrance. An attendant will also be on hand during the Festival to monitor the bicycle parking area.
Please see above for entry gate locations.
While driving is not recommended, limited parking options are available. Please be aware that surrounding residential streets will be closed to non-residents.
Parking will not be available for Music Midtown on 10th Street or in the Grady High School parking lot on 10th Street.
The park entrances on 12th Street and 14th Street are wheelchair accessible. The Charles Allen Drive Gate and Park Drive Gate Music Midtown entrances are also wheelchair accessible. There are two ADA Viewing Platforms located inside the Festival, one platform at each stage.