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Best Free Thing to Do in Atlanta

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Creative Loafing has been presenting Atlanta's Best People, Places and Events since 1972. These are some of the past winners for this category:

Best Free Thing to Do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2019
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Critics

Best Free Thing to Do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2019
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Readers

Best Free Thing to Do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2018
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Critics
1 AM Secret Show at Smith's Olde Bar
From Craig Robinson playing TV jingles, Rory Scovel improvising for a full hour, and '90s music sing-a-longs, to a truly wild mix of traditional and experimental stand-up every Saturday night/Sunday, the 1AM Secret Show is one of a kind. David Perdue and Anthony Driver helm the free, rambunctious latemore...
From Craig Robinson playing TV jingles, Rory Scovel improvising for a full hour, and '90s music sing-a-longs, to a truly wild mix of traditional and experimental stand-up every Saturday night/Sunday, the 1AM Secret Show is one of a kind. David Perdue and Anthony Driver helm the free, rambunctious late late show for those weekend warriors who aren't ready to call it quits. You never know what you're going to get, but the 1AMSS always makes sure it?s something to talk about. less...

Best Free Thing to Do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2018
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Readers
Beltline

Best free thing to do BOA Award Winner

Year » 2016
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Critics
Atlanta Streets Alive
Every couple months, men, women, and children reclaim the streets with bicycles, in-line skates, unicycles, or just their feet, and enjoy the freedom of the open road without any cars during ATLANTA STREETS ALIVE. A brainchild of the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition, visitors bike, skate, sprint, dance, skip,more...
Every couple months, men, women, and children reclaim the streets with bicycles, in-line skates, unicycles, or just their feet, and enjoy the freedom of the open road without any cars during ATLANTA STREETS ALIVE. A brainchild of the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition, visitors bike, skate, sprint, dance, skip, spin, hula-hoop, cartwheel, lag, or move in any shape, way, or form they please for exercise or just to reconnect with their communities. Businesses set up things like hula-hoop contests or field day events; restaurants adorn the streets with outdoor seating areas. The April event showed how easy it is to get around the city when you don’t have steel beasts breathing down your neck. With a vibrantly colored sea of bodies, helmets, high-fives, and bouncy music, the event celebrated cultures — free of traffic and free of price. www.atlantastreetsalive.com. less...

Best free thing to do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2016
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Readers

Best free thing to do BOA Award Winner

Year » 2015
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Critics
King of Pops Yoga in the Park

Best free thing to do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2015
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Readers

Best free thing to do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2014
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Readers

Best free thing to do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2013
Type of Award » Cityscape
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Best free thing to do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2012
Type of Award » Cityscape
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Free thing to do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2011
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Readers
1071 Piedmont Ave. N.E., 404-875-7275, www.piedmontpark.org

Best free thing to do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2010
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Readers

Runner-up: Centennial Olympic Park


265 Park Ave. W., 404-222-7275, www.centennialpark.com

Best free thing to do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2009
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Readers

Runner-up
Screen on the Green
1071 Piedmont Ave. N.E., 404-875-7275, www.tcm.com

Best Free Thing to do in Atlanta BOA Award Winner

Year » 2008
Type of Award » Cityscape
Picked By » Readers

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