An Atlanta staple for 81 years, there is something for everyone at the Atlanta Dogwood Festival. Virtually every kind of art imaginable is represented at the festival, with a nationally renowned-juried Fine Artist Market that includes sculpture, paintings, pottery, jewelry, photography and much more.
In addition to the fine art for adults and art collectors, there is a Kids Village featuring huge inflatables, arts & crafts, classic rides and face painting for all ages, as well as the ever-popular 24-foot rock-climbing wall.... Read More >>
Atlanta runners can celebrate spring in grand style at the Atlanta Dogwood Festival Mimosa 5K, which takes place on festival Saturday morning. After completing a delightful course through the historic Midtown neighborhood, the 5K culminates in a champagne and OJ toast in the park accompanied by an onsite DJ to turn runners into revelers.... Read More >>
Saturday, April 8 from 1 to 5 pm
Backyard Bites & Brews is a new, ticketed tasting event held during the festival. At this all-inclusive event, you’ll get the chance to sample the many flavors of metro Atlanta’s restaurants, chefs and caterers. Participating eateries compete for Best Bites as you vote for your favorite selections and areas. Accompanying chef samples, Backyard Bites & Brews will feature sips and swigs from local and craft breweries.... Read More >>
Saturday, April 9 from noon to 3 pm
VIP tent open for ticket holders until 5 pm
This year, the Atlanta Dogwood Festival hosts its inaugural celebration of everyone’s favorite meal! All-inclusive brunch fare will be served al fresco as this brunch-o-rama offers ticket holders the chance to make the most of those mid-day cocktails while the Main Stage delights with live music, just perfect for a Sunday morning.... Read More >>
In recognition of its 80th anniversary this year, the Atlanta Dogwood Festival has commissioned an interactive bronze sculpture that will welcome guests to Piedmont Park for many decades to come. The sculpture, shaped as a giant dogwood limb with massive blooms, will also serve as a bench for park visitors. ... Read More >>
The 80th Annual Atlanta Dogwood Festival, presented by PNC Bank, welcomed 225,000 visitors to Piedmont Park during three days. We had more than 2,000 runners in the Mimosa 5K, presented by Publix. And we saw tens of thousands of selfies being taken at our brand new commemorative sculpture – remember, it will remain in Piedmont Park permanently as our gift to the city. #dogwood... Read More >>
Per City of Atlanta Ordinance [Section 110-70(d)], dogs/pets WILL NOT BE PERMITTED inside Piedmont Park during the event.
BACKYARD BITES & BREWS Saturday, April 8 from 1 to 5 pm CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS (http://www.dogwood.org/backyard-bites-and-brews-2017) Backyard Bites &..
As we look forward to our 81st annual festival next spring, we would like to take a moment to thank everyone who has supported us during our many decades. Each spring, we bring thr..
The IFEA (International Festivals and Events Association) / Haas & Wilkerson Pinnacle Award has named the Atlanta High School Art Exhibition (AHSAE) as Gold winner for Best Chi..
We’re thrilled to have art aficionado Camille Toppo on the festival’s Board of Directors! Camille brings to the Board a wealth of experience in art, design and business..
Did you know the festival calls on the talent and leadership of arts industry professionals to select the participants in the Artist Market each year? Our panel of jurors composed ..