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Fourth of July Weekend Events

Peachtree Health & Fitness Expo Presented by Publix 
Georgia World Congress Center, Hall C4

Saturday, July 2 – Sunday, July 3
10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

MARTA will sell Breeze Tickets at the expo. Avoid lines
at the Breeze Vending Machines by purchasing your tickets in advance!

$1.00 for the Breeze Ticket plus:
$2.50 for one-way
$5.00 for round trip

The expo will be held in Building C4 of the GWCC. Ride MARTA to
the Vine City Station (one stop west of GWCC/CNN Station). Once you have departed the station, head east to the pedestrian bridge over Northside Drive. At the bottom of the east side of the pedestrian bridge, head north, away from Mercedes-Benz Stadium, on Northside Drive for approximately ¼ mile to the Georgia World Congress Center, Hall C4.

Already have a Breeze Card? Please be sure to check the expiration date BEFORE the race. More information here

Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race 

Monday, July 4
Beginning at 6:25 a.m. (wheelchair start)

MARTA will provide additional bus and rail service.

Bus Information

Bus service will begin at 5:00 a.m. and will run on a Saturday schedule. 
Bus Reroutes for Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race
The following routes will be rerouted due to street closures: #5, #12, #14, #27, #36, #37, #39, #40, #94 and #110

Click here for bus reroutes.

Rail Information

MARTA rail service will begin at 4:00 am., see schedules here.
Bus shuttles
 will run between Lindbergh Center Station and the Lenox Road Buckhead Loop (400 North Lenox Road Exit beginning at 5 a.m. Board at Morosgo Drive in front of Lindbergh Center Station and ride directly to the start of the race.

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Lenox Rail Station.
The Gold Line (Doraville) is the best way to reach the race start waves near Lenox Station. You may transfer to the Gold Line at Lindbergh Center Station, or take the non-stop SHUTTLE BUSES from Lindbergh Center Station to the Lenox Road exit via GA400.

Buckhead Rail Station
The red line to North Springs station is open and will exit on Peachtree Street. All participants should ride the Gold line for easier access to the start line.

Atlanta Streetcar will run from 8:15 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. 

Parking at MARTA

Free daily parking is available at 23 MARTA rail stations. However, parking is not available at the Lenox Station on July 4. Visit the MARTA website on parking availability and fees for detailed information.  

How to Purchase Fare


Take MARTA after the race!

Travelling South: Exit Piedmont Park near the Park Tavern onto 10th Street and walk south on Monroe Drive to 8th Street. Walk west along 8th Street to MARTA's Midtown Station. Midtown Station is a 15-minute walk from Piedmont Park. Trains will 'Load & Go' every 6 minutes. 

Travelling North: Exit Piedmont Park on the west end via the 12th Street gate at 12th Street & Piedmont Avenue. MARTA shuttle buses will be lined up to take you to Lindbergh Center station. Refreshments and portable restrooms will be available on this side of the park. 

Take MARTA to the Fireworks!

“Look Up Atlanta”
Fireworks Celebration at Centennial Olympic Park
Sunday, July 3
Gates open at 5 p.m. Fireworks display begins around 9:30 p.m.

The celebration will take place in Centennial Olympic Park. Ride MARTA to GWCC/CNN Station (one stop west of Five Points Station) or Peachtree Center Station (one stop north of Five Points Station) which is approximately a six-block walk to Centennial Olympic Park. 

Downtown Decatur Fireworks  
Monday, July 4
Fireworks display begins at approximately 9 p.m.
Decatur Square. Ride Blue Line to Decatur Station.
The City of Decatur will launch its annual fireworks display on Sunday, July 4, beginning at dark (approximately 9 p.m.). The community is encouraged to find a safe, socially distanced place to watch the 15-20-minute show that will launch from the top of the DeKalb County Parking Deck. Streets in the fireworks fall-out zone will be closed.

Bus Reroutes for Fireworks
The following bus routes will be rerouted due to fireworks:

 Route 26 will be rerouted during the fireworks celebration at Centennial Olympic Park on Sunday, July 3, 2022.

Routes 15, 19, 36, 123 and 823 will be suspended at Decatur Station from 5:00 p.m. until the end of revenue service on Monday, July, 4, 2022. Please board these routes at East Lake Station.
Click here for reroutes.

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