Atlanta Culture

 

Atlanta Buckhead neighborhoods such as Chastain ParkGarden Hills & Peachtree Hills top some of Buckhead’s most sought after neighborhoods. Atlanta Buckhead has been known as an elite district for the “Who’s Who of Atlanta.” The Robb Report consistently ranks Buckhead as one of the Top 10 Affluent Communities in the nation. Buckhead has often been compared to the Beverly Hills of the south. The comparison is fitting especially for a highly anticipated Buckhead project, Buckhead Atlanta or Buckhead Avenue formerly known as The Streets of Buckhead. The retail project reignited after the recession in 2009. Buckhead Avenue Real Estate reportedly estimates over 340,000 square feet of retail, boutiques, restaurants and two 20-story luxury residences.

 

 

 

Explore Atlanta Buckhead

 

 

  • Take a Tour of Homes for sale in Atlanta Buckhead’s historic Tuxedo Park neighborhood.

 

Explore Atlanta Neighborhoods

 

 

Tyler Perry Studios is nestled right in Southwest Atlanta where many stars, world wide & local celebrities have made attributes to Theater, TV, Film & Entertainment. Take a virtual tour of the 200,000 sqft studio that sits on approximately 60 acres. Tyler Perry Studios isn’t normally open to the public daily. However, Tyler Perry recently opened his Studios to supporters in 2012 for a campaign fundraiser for President Barack Obama. Tyler Perry Studios are perfectly suited to Tyler Perry’s vision for where even dreams believe!

SouthWest Atlanta Arts Center  is one of Atlanta’s Arts Center built specifically for arts instruction, visual art exhibition programming, and staged performances located on a 27-acre campus in the Cascade Southwest Atlanta area. The SouthWest Arts Center also provides an annual Arts Summer Camp for children & adults.

The SouthWest Arts Center is known for performances that range from For Colored Girls, The Black Kirby Visual Art Exhibition, FunkJazz Kafé: Diary Of A Decade (The Story Of A Movement), TOUSSAINT L’OUVERTURE,
African American Philharmonic Jazz Concert, Atlanta Dance Connection, STONES IN THE SUN & more.

South Fulton Arts Center is an Arts Center located in the South Fulton Camp Creek area, which offers arts programs for children & adults. The Center also provides an outdoor recreational facility for youth soccer, tennis & basketball.

Visit Fulton County Arts & Culture for more art, theater & music culture throughout Atlanta.

 

Mablehouse Barnes Amphitheater – Well known for it’s Jazz Concert Series & Outdoor Movies, The Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre is metro-Atlanta’s only mid-size, outdoor concert venue with covered, reserved seats! Located in Mableton, GA but within 15 – 20 minutes from South Fulton.

 

Wolf Creek Amphitheater is Camp Creek’s newest outdoor Amphitheater. Camp Creek & South Fulton residents enjoy a quick stroll to the Amphitheater or at most a 10 minute commute. Bring your own picnic basket of food & beverages or purchase from vendors onsite. Recent Artist & musicians such as Erykah Badu, Avant, Jagged Edge, Mint Condition & more. The Wolf Creek Amphitheater has now added outdoor movies to the latest addition of the outdoor theater attraction.

 

Recreation

 

Six Flags over Georgia is one of Georgia’s premier Theme Parks. Families with children can appreciate this seasonal park with rides galore, games & more. Although, Six Flags is located in Douglasville, its within 15 minutes or less from most South Fulton neighborhoods.

Sweet Water Creek is an outdoor lovers haven if you love hiking, fishing, boating, kayaking even geocaching. Sweet Water Creek is located right off Camp Creek Pkwy.

For you active cyclers, Dick Lane Velodrome is a 1/5 of a mile and 36° banked concrete track for bicycle racing, set in Sumner park in a residential part of beautiful historic East Point not far from the Camp Creek area. Dick Lane is the only velodrome in the world with a green space that contains a large oak tree and a creek running through the in-field. The Dick Lane Velodrome was inspired by a group of residents and City officials that visited the Munich Olympics needless to say Dick Lane Velodrome is one of a kind.

Serenbe is a sustainable community approximately 15 minutes or so from the Camp Creek area, located in Chattahoochee Hills which many resident are unaware of it’s quiet yet captivating presence nestled in South Fulton. Serenbe is such a unique community in which South Fulton residents can appreciate it’s unique approach to sustainable living. Serenbe is the Home of  HGTV’s 2012 Green house. Serenbe features an Art Institute for art, culture & the environment, as well as restaurants featuring southern cuisine, such as The Hill & The Farm House. Serenbe also features boutique shops, it’s own organic farmers market, cycling, horseback riding or enjoy The Inn at Serenbe for a relaxing get a way.

 

Shopping in Atlanta

 

The Shops at Buckhead

Phipps Plaza

Lenox Mall

The Mall of Georgia

The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta

Tanger Outlet Mall

Vinings Boutique Shopping

Arbor Place Mall

Camp Creek MarketPlace

Cumberland Mall

Tags Boutique

Fine Dining in Atlanta

 

Education

 

Visit GreatSchools.org

Fulton Charter Schools

(Tuition based)

Landmark Christian Academy

Woodward Academy

Atlanta Public & Private School Resource

 

More Atlanta Attractions

 

50 Things to Do in Atlanta

Alliance Theater

Ansley Park Playhouse

Atlanta Ballet

Atlantic Station Events

Atlanta Botanical Gardens

Atlanta History Center 

Other Link Resources

 

Atlanta BeltLine 

Cobb Performing Arts Center

Fulton County Government 

South Fulton News

Fulton County Census & Demographics

Fulton County Mobile Farmers Market

Georgia International Convention Center

InvestAtlanta

Liquid Studios

Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce

South Fulton Chamber of Commerce

City of Atlanta Government