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Market Weekend on Route 66 in Atlanta
July 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm CDT
The City of Atlanta will hold its first Market Weekend on Route 66. This outdoor market will be located in the Historic Downtown on Southwest Arch Street, the stretch including The Palms Grill Café and The Bunyon Giant, and Vine Street, from The Gift Box to Xenia Park where it meets Arch Street. In the event of rain, the market will be moved indoors in the Downey Building and Union Hall (the Atlanta Museum, Visitors Center, and Palms Grill Café respectively)
The market will be held July 17 from 10am-3pm and July 18 from 12pm-4pm. There is no admission fee and there will be ample public parking available in and around downtown.
During the Market Weekend on Route 66, there will be 3 BMW club chapter cruise-in on July 17. There will be 2 Illinois and 1 Missouri chapter represented at the BMW meet. The chapters will ride into town around 8:30am for Cars and Coffee. They will be parked on Arch Street and visitors will be able to view and enjoy the BMWs. The BMW club chapters will depart Atlanta in the afternoon. On July 18, there will be a Jeep cruise-in from 12pm-2pm. Jeep owners and lovers are welcome to come! There is no admission or cruise-in fee. Registration will be at the
blue tent in Xenia Park on Arch Street.
Market Weekend on Route 66 currently has 23 vendors of a wide range, to include jewelry, T-shirts, paintings, engraved goods, dog treats, keychains, milk, toys, knitted and crocheted items, gifts and much more. Atlanta’s Tourism Development Director will still accept applications for vendors up to July 12. Please e-mail email@example.com to receive an application.