After a successful spring event, Atlanta Streets Alive returns Sunday, Oct. 7, from 2 to 6 p.m. along a two-mile stretch of North Highland Avenue, a mile of Virgina Avenue and a mile along the Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail.

During the four hour period, he streets will be blocked to cars creating a community space to ride bikes, skate, walk, play, dance and rock and roll. Look for activities all along the rout including acoustic music and marching bands alongside classes such as salsa dancing, yoga and zumba.

The Great Atlanta Halloween Bicycle Parade will line up at 1:30 p.m. in front of P’Cheen restaurant on Highland Avenue and take off at 2 p.m. For more, visit

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.