From the Okefenokee Swamp to Piedmont Park, from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the Atlanta BeltLine, Georgia and Metro Atlanta are filled with awe-inspiring outdoor spaces and diverse local wildlife.
Join the Atlanta Beltline, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Georgia Forestry Commission, City of Atlanta Department of Parks & Recreation and conservation organizations on Saturday, May 6th for a celebration of these incredible natural spaces and how communities and wildlife coexist within them.
When: Saturday, May 6, 10am-1pm
Where: Activity field next to Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark, adjacent to Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail, 830 Willoughby Way NE, Atlanta 30312
Great Outdoors Day will feature interactive exhibitions from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, including live wildlife, archery, Gateway to Fishing casting lessons, and numerous other family-friendly activities highlighting outdoor activity and local wildlife. Between demonstrations, stop by booths for information on fun summer activities.
Atlanta conservation organizations, such as Trees Atlanta, Georgia Conservancy, and Greening Youth Foundation, will also be in attendance to share the work local groups are doing to protect our air, water, land, and wildlife.
Come out on Saturday, May 6th and join us at the Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark activity field for Great Outdoors Day on the Atlanta BeltLine!