X

28th Annual Elk Fest a Success in Atlanta

Posted: Oct. 10th, 2012  |  By Michael Pearse
Elk Fest Atlanta
Emily Siegmon

As a community-based festival in Atlanta, the annual Elk Fest provides some good old fashioned fun and food for those looking for a change of pace from much of Atlanta's urban environment. From a greased pig competition for kids to unique, local vendors, the event was a blast for all in attendance.

The streets of downtown Atlanta were blocked off over the weekend, but not because of lack of people. Instead, the roads were filled with vendors, contests, and people participating in the 28th annual Elk Fest. This year residents, vendors, and out-of-town visitors stopped in Atlanta over the weekend to celebrate the 2012 three day festival as a community.

"The community really comes together for this. It's something you should come and experience," Beth Gross of Atlanta said. "I've been coming here for over 20 years, ever since I was a kid and we'd vacation here. It's a great community-based festival."

Read More on thealpenanews.com
You might like : Best Events in Atlanta
Write a Story/Review about this topic

Post a Comment

 

Best Things To Do >

In a city that offers a wide array of things to see and do, deciding where to start can sometimes prove to be a challenge. View All Things To Do in Atlanta >

The Best Restaurants >

Here, you will find only the finest restaurants, each which has been carefully selected based on its cuisine, ambiance, location, chef, awards and reviews. View All Atlanta Restaurants >

The Best Nightlife >

From multi-level dance clubs and celebrity hotspots to popular watering holes and jazz clubs, experience the local nightlife scene at its finest with our list of top recommendations. View All Atlanta Nightlife >

The Best Art & Culture >

Before your next luxury trip to the city, be sure to check out some of our favorite local landmarks, cultural attractions, and diverse blend of museums and art galleries. View All Atlanta Culture >

Best Designer Shops >

From the best shopping districts, department stores, and local boutiques, you're sure to find the shopping destination that best suits your needs. View All Atlanta Shops >

Best Luxury Services >

As a luxury lifestyle enthusiast, we understand that when it comes to service, only the best will do. View All Atlanta Luxury Services >

JustLuxe.com Luxury NEWS >