It’s Almost Time for Dragon Con to Return to Atlanta!

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Whether you're a fan of dragon-related literature and television shows, or just looking for an exciting new way to explore a different genre, Dragon Con in Atlanta is the place to be. The event is scheduled for August 28 - 31, and tickets are on sale now. If you wish to attend Dragon Con, be sure to┬ápurchase your tickets now. They sell out quickly. At … [Read more...]

Head Over to Piedmont Park for the 2014 Arts Festival

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If you jump in the car and take a 10-minute drive from our apartments in Midtown Atlanta to 400 Park Drive Northeast you will find Piedmont Park. A favored in-town destination for all kinds of events, the 189-acre urban park is the chosen spot for the 2014 Arts Festival. This free annual affair will commence from August 16-17. Described as a Top 20 … [Read more...]

Car Buff? Live Your Dream at the High Museum This Summer

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The automobile has come a long way since the days of crank starters. Since then, innovation has often taken the early form of something called a "concept" or "dream" car, which allows designers to throw things against the wall and see what sticks. While some concept cars will never see the light of day, they can give us a great look at the different … [Read more...]

Catch Your Atlanta Braves in Action Against the Nationals at Turner Field

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The new kid on the block found itself fighting for a little respect last year, and found itself going after the biggest kid on the block to earn it. The Washington Nationals want people to know they are a team on the rise,┬átrying to get a piece of the Atlanta Braves to prove it. When you think of some of the best teams of the last 20 years in Major … [Read more...]

Save Room – Restaurant Week Touches Down in Atlanta Next Month!

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Food connoisseurs from all walks of life regularly visit the city, because it is home to an affluence of fine dining spots. If you're new to Atlanta and want to find the best place to eat while meeting other food lovers in the process, don't miss Restaurant Week! This event runs from August 9-17, and offers people the opportunity to sample Atlanta flavors … [Read more...]

Bring Your Blanket to Atlantic Station for “Clueless” Next Month

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If you are enjoying your time away from the lecture halls this summer, you may be keen to fill your schedule. There are plenty of affordable ways to have fun with your classmates close to our apartments, such as watching movies! But instead of sitting inside a warm movie theater on pleasant evenings, cozy up under the stars at Atlantic Station this summer … [Read more...]

Spend a Summer Night With Friends at the Park Bar Downtown

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Summer brings many opportunities to socialize, and if you are new to our apartments in the downtown Atlanta area, you may be seeking out social hot-spots. We recommend spending an evening at Park Bar, which is perched on 150 Walton Street NW. Offering great food, craft beer and fine bourbon, it is home of the 3-2-1 special, so why not stop by for bargain … [Read more...]

Need an Idea for Date Night? Try “Imaginary Worlds” at Atlanta Botanical Gardens

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You don't have to travel far from The Flats to bask in Nature's beauty, because just a short drive away on 1345 Piedmont Avenue NE is Atlanta Botanical Garden. Set on 30 acres of land, this public space opened in 1976 and features a wide range of floral collections that inspire education, research and conservation. Numerous events will take place at the … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss Out on Tickets to See Fall Out Boy and Paramore Downtown This Summer

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"Dance, dance, we're falling apart to half time!" Fall Out Boy fans in the Atlanta area had better start brushing up on their favorite lyrics. Patrick, Pete and the boys are coming to Aaron's Amphitheatre in July, and they will be joined by Paramore for a rock concert you won't want to miss! Fall Out Boy is a punk rock band from Chicago that rose to … [Read more...]

Make Your Student Apartment Your Own Summer Retreat With These Decorating Ideas

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Being a student has its perks, from meeting new friends on a regular basis, to feeling a sense of pride when you pass exams. If you are new to the area and want to give our student apartments near Atlantic Station a dose of personality, why not dress them up for the summer? You can try out all kinds of seasonal styling in our spacious residences, even if you … [Read more...]