Ryan Purcell

Atlanta

afropunk’s favorite things to do in atlanta

October 1, 2019

Atlanta is one of this country’s largest cities — filled to the brim with rich culture, food and music of all kinds. Outside of our annual AFROPUNK festival, Atlanta shows every visitor a good time. We asked AFROPUNK staff for their Atlanta favorites and compiled a list of our favorite things to do. We’ve broken down this list into three categories: food, music, and culture. Use this list to plan out your AFROPUNK weekend with all our favorite things to do!

Food:
Octopus Bar: 560 Gresham Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30316

Kimball House: (Decatur, GA): 303 E Howard Ave, Decatur, GA 30030

Gu’s Dumplings: 99 Krog St NE, Atlanta, GA 30307

Highland Bakery (3 Locations): 655 Highland Ave. NE, Suite 10 Atlanta, Ga 30312, 3343 Peachtree Rd. NE, Suite
130 Atlanta, Ga 30316, 1180 Peachtree St. NE, Suite C Atlanta, Ga 30309

Slutty Vegan 1542 Ralph David Abernathy Blvd Atlanta, GA 30310

Noni’s 357 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312

Fellini’s Pizza ( 7 Locations): 1991 Howell Mill Road, 3038, Atlanta,GA;  2820 LaVista Road, 30033; 909 Ponce De Leon,30306, Atlanta,GA; 2809 Peachtree Road, 30305, Atlanta,GA; 1634 McLendon 30307, Atlanta, GA; 4429 Rosewell Road, 30342, Rosewell,GA; 333 Commerce Drive, 30030, Decatur, GA

Thumbs Up Diner (5 Location): 573 Edgewood Ave SE Atlanta, GA 30312; 826 Marietta Street Atlanta, GA 30318; 5935 Stewart Parkway Douglasville, Georgia 30135; 1617 White Way East Point, GA 30344; 1140 Alpharetta Street Roswell, GA 30075

Mr.Everything Cafe (2 Locations): 870 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive Atlanta GA 30314; 2220 Jonesboro Rd. suite 210 Fairburn GA 30213

Busy Bee’s: 810 Martin Luther King Drive, SW, Atlanta GA, 30314;

Pascal’s: 180 Northside Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30313

Mary Mac’s Tea Room: 227 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

The Vortex: 438 Moreland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA, 30307; 878 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA, 30309

Flying Biscuit Cafe (7 Locations):  1655 McLendon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30307, 1001 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30309, 857 Collier Rd NW #16, Atlanta, GA 30318, Terminus Building, 3280 Peachtree Rd #145, Atlanta, GA 30305, 705 Town Blvd R-480, Atlanta, GA 30319, 1720 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30309,  2935-A N Druid Hills Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329

Music Venues:
Tabernacle: 152 Luckie St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303

Terminal West: 887 West Marietta St NW C, Atlanta, GA 30318

The Sound Table: 483 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312

The Music Room: 327 Edgewood Ave Downstairs, Atlanta, GA 30312

The Drunken Unicorn: 736 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

Revery VR Bar: 728 Monroe Dr. NE Suite C, Atlanta, GA 30308

Space 2: 485 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312

Oak Atlanta: 30 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30308

Variety Playhouse: 1099 Euclid Ave NE, Atlanta, GA

Cultural Experiences:
The Trap Museum: 630 Travis St NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Park: 450 Auburn Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30312

High Museum of Art: 1280 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309

Market Friday at Spelman College: 350 Spelman Ln SW, Atlanta, GA 30314

Magic City: 241 Forsyth St SW, Atlanta, GA 30303

National Museum of Civil and Human Rights: 100 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

Krog Street Tunnel: 1 Krog St NE Atlanta, GA 30307

Atlanta Beltline: 100 Peachtree Street, NW Atlanta, GA 30303

Old Fourth Ward Skatepark: 830 Willoughby Way Atlanta, GA 30312

Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA): 1315 Peachtree Street NE Atlanta, GA 30309

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