The Eastside Trail extension is already open at Memorial Drive. (Photos by Jacob Nguyen)

A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on Thursday, July 11, at 10 a.m. for the final phase of the Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail, which runs between Wylie Street and Memorial Drive.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms will speak at the event, which will be held near the trail’s intersection with Memorial Drive.
After the ribbon cutting, the party will continue next door with the debut of Muchacho’s new Patio Bar, which overlooks the BeltLine. From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. guests can sip on a selection of signature cocktails A portion of the Patio Bar sales will be donated to the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership.
The opening of the Eastside Trail extension comes just as Publix opens across Memorial Drive at the Madison Yards and new apartments and shops open just up the street at Atlanta Dairies development.
The Eastside Trail at Wylie Street.


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.