The Picnic for Parks

The Picnic for Parks on September 18, 2014, was more than just another fundraising event. It was a one time, 25th Anniversary celebration of parks that united park advocates, supporters and friends. It was our opportunity to say “thank you” to those who’ve stood by us since our founding in 1989. It was a party … Continue Reading →

Park Pride in 15 Frames

Founded in 1989, Park Pride is celebrating its 25th year working with neighborhoods all over Atlanta to improve local parks and advocate for increased greenspace. This photo gallery was designed specifically to honor and commemorate Park Pride’s 25th Anniversary, to recognize the dedication of the Friends of the Park groups, and to thank community and … Continue Reading →

We Came. We Saw. We Gardened.

Park Pride’s 2014 Community Garden Tour was nothing short of a HUGE success. Thanks so much for coming along for the ride, and we hope to see you next year!                                  

More Reasons to Enjoy Pints for Parks!

We’ve been working hard to make Pints for Parks at Orpheus Brewing on July 8th even more irresistible! REGISTER While at Pints, you’ll have the opportunity to Tweet, play games, and win the following door prizes: A $50 gift certificate for Fifth Group Restaurants; in case you can’t decide which restaurant is your favorite, fear … Continue Reading →

Taste Beer. Support Parks!

Date: Tuesday, July 8 Time: 6-9pm Location: Orpheus Brewing REGISTER It’s been FOUR years since Park Pride has organized a Pints for Parks shindig … but drinking on behalf of greenspace is BACK and is going to be better than ever! You’re skeptical?! Don’t be! Below are 5 GREAT reasons why you need to attend … Continue Reading →

Pops in Parks

Those hot summer days are approaching, Atlanta. It’s time to prepare your offensive game to beat the heat, and Park Pride has a GREAT way to help you do it! POPS IN PARKS   On weekends from June to August, Park Pride and the King of Pops will show up at 25 parks throughout the … Continue Reading →

Community Garden Tour Route Revealed!

We’re ready to announce the route for this year’s Community Garden Tour! Hold onto your hats!! REGISTER NOW Starting Point –Elliot Street Deli & Pub We’ll meet here to kick-off the ride in conjunction with the Atlanta Cycling Festival at 2pm on Saturday, June 7! Stop 1 – 5th Kingdom According to their website 5th … Continue Reading →

2014 Community Garden Tour

  Join us to get inspired by what’s growing in Atlanta and to network with local garden enthusiasts! Whether you are an experienced or novice gardener, or want to learn more about community gardens in Atlanta, this tour will provide plenty of insight and firsthand knowledge. The Details Date: Saturday, June 7 Time: 2-6pm Location: … Continue Reading →

2014 Parks and Greenspace Conference Recap

On March 31st, Park Pride held the Annual Parks and Greenspace Conference at the Atlanta Botanical Garden. Enough cannot be said about this year’s conference – over 400 community advocates and professionals turned out at the gardens, making this conference the largest and most successful in Park Pride’s history. One reason for this year’s success … Continue Reading →

25 Days of Service – Lindsay Street Park

On Friday, April 4, more than 180 associates of the Blank Family of Businesses demonstrated their creativity by laying the groundwork for the first park for residents of the English Avenue community of Atlanta! This park will provide important greenspace and recreational opportunities to improve the health and quality of life of its residents. The … Continue Reading →