Friday August 14 & Saturday August 15, 2015

Map, Directions & Lodging

The Atlanta BAR-B-Q Festival is being held at the special event site at Atlantic Station right behind the Regal Cinema on 20th Street. We've created a map (below) to help you find your way to BBQ heaven.

If this doesn't prove helpful, look for the BBQ smoke and follow your nose to the best smelling event in town. winner will be selected based on the highest combined score.


Need a Hotel Room during the Atlanta BAR-B-Q Festival?
Our friends at Hotel Indigo are offering a great rate for Atlanta BAR-B-Q Festival fans and teams.

Here arethe details: Book your room for any night(s) - August 15-16 and use this link for a discounted room rate of $99 per night. Reservation must be made by August 8th. The hotel is located 1 block from the North Avenue MARTA station for easy access to Atlantic Station (Arts Center station and then catch the free Atlantic Station shuttle).

Guests enjoy complimentary wireless and wired internet and complimentary bottled water for guests at the front desk

Getting Here

Take MARTA to the Art Center Station and then hop the FREE shuttle to Atlantic Station. The shuttle stop is on 17th Street near Market Street and we'll have signage to guide you right to the event.

Coming via taxi? Since we will have part of 20th Street blocked have your taxi driver take you to 1381 Market Street at Tower Street and take the stairs to the lower level. Need a taxi?
We recommend Atlanta Checker Cab – ph: 404-351-1111

Driving to the event?
There's plenty of parking in the Atlantic Station parking deck and the first 2 hours of parking are FREE. Park near staircase #4 or #9 to get closest to the event. Remember to hold onto your parking ticket and pay at the paybox before heading to the parking exit gates.

Coming from Northeast side of Atlanta?
Head south on I-85 exit 17th Street. Turn right on 17th Street. Turn right on Market Street and continue to the parking deck.

Coming from the North West Side of Atlanta?
Head south on I-75 exit on 16th Street. Turn right on 16th Street, then right on Market Street. Continue straight on Market Street to the parking deck.

Coming from the South side of Atlanta?
Head north exit 17th Street. Turn left on 17th Street. Turn right on Market Street. Continue straight on Market Street to the parking deck.

Festival Details


Friday, August 14 2015
4:00pm - 10:00pm

Saturday, August 15, 2015


The Special Event Area at
Atlantic Station
20th Street & Fowler