3 must-visit Atlanta home and garden events in August

MODA’s latest exhibit and festivals in two of Atlanta’s most popular parks
Grant Park Summer Shade Festival
Grant Park Summer Shade Festival

Photograph by Mark Singletary

Through August 16
Museum of Design Atlanta
Design for Healthy Living explores ideas for a healthy lifestyle, like a monorail proposed for the BeltLine.

August 14–16
Piedmont Park Arts Festival
See more than 200 artists, live acoustic music, an emerging artists pavilion, and a children’s play area.

August 29–30
Grant Park Summer Shade Festival
Check out two stages of live music (last year featured the likes of Bradford Cox, Whiskey Gentry, and Five Eight), a kids zone, a mobile zoo, a 5K run, and free arts and crafts activities such as printmaking to raise money for the Grant Park Conservancy.

This article originally appeared in our Summer 2015 issue of Atlanta Magazine’s HOME.