Use MARTA! It is the cheapest and easiest way to get around town. First time users should buy a BREEZE card from a vending machine (good for 3 years) at the rail station and load it with $2.50 for a one-way trip or $5 for round trip.

From the airport: Exit at the North Avenue Station.

Closest MARTA rail stations with parking:

(North of Festival) Lindbergh Station: Go south two stops to North Avenue Station.

(South of Festival) West End Station: Go north four stops to North Avenue Station.

(West of Festival) Ashby Street Station: Go east three stops to Five Points Station, transfer to the N-S line (Red and Gold lines), then three stops north to North Avenue Station.

(East of Festival) Inman Park/Reynoldstown Station: Go west three stops, transfer to Red or Gold lines, then north three stops to North Avenue Station.


Walking: It's less than a mile. From the MARTA station walk east (right from the nothbound line) on Ponce de Leon Avenue.

By bus: The 102 Moreland/Candler Park bus will take you right to the Yaarab Shrine Center. From the Durant Place stop the festival site will be across the street, one half block east (same direction of travel as the bus).

The 2 Ponce de Leon Ave / Decatur bus goes east on North Avenue. Exit at Hunt Street just before the Burger King and walk north (Left from your direction of travel) one block, that will put you within sight of our signs.

The 99 Boulevard/McGill bus also travels east on North Ave to Hunt Street.

PAID PARKING: There are several commercial parking lots surrounding the North Avenue Station (713 West Peachtree Street, Atlanta).