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When is Strut?:  the 4th Saturday in September. 2019 – 9/28, 2020 – 9/26 (dates subject to change)

Map: Online at (There’s a PDF version too..)

Wristbands: $5. Buying a wristband proves you’re old enough to walk around with a beer and is how Strut makes money to pay for itself and donate to local nonprofits ($40,000 given out in 2018!). You will not be able to carry around alcohol without a wristband. Check the map for wristband sales locations.

Parade: 2PM. Line up on Patterson Ave.

Volunteers: Check in at ScreenFixing (1267 Glenwood Ave SE Atlanta, Georgia, GA 30316). Download the volunteer handbook here:

Music: Find a lineup here:  Stage locations & times are also available on the map.

Returning in 2019: The Roll Before You Strut classic car and motorcycle show! Friday, September 27 from 7-midnight at Motor City South on Glenwood Avenue. Live music from Swing Set, Magna Pop and Five Eight. Free for viewers, $10 per vehicle; contact Mike at Motor City for details: 770-616-3392.

Special Activities on Saturday: Meet the llamas from Southeast Llama Rescue in front of Branan Towers and play Llama Poop Bingo. Meet the new Fire Station 13 truck, race in giant hamster balls and at the Motor City South drag races. [map] 

Kids Area: The Kids Village is open from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. and has giant board games & fun for all ages. Also NERF Tag!

Feats (Games): Axe Throwing, Boulder dash,  + More (some paid games).

Street Market: 80+ artists and a vintage section. Artists, sponsors and community organizations should receive their load-in instructions by 9/15. If you did not, please email

Pets: Due to large crowds, please leave non-service animals at home.

Parking: Please use public transportation or rideshare whenever possible or ride your bike! Free bike corral at the East Atlanta Farmers Market lot on Flat Shoals from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. benefits Burgess-Peterson elementary. Some street parking will be available outside the festival footprint. Please follow all parking rules & do not block driveways or you will be towed. For GPS, use 520 Flat Shoals AVE Atlanta, GA 30316.

Food & Drink: We’ll be serving up a selection of beers from Creature Comforts Brewing, including Classic City Lager. George Dickel will be offering samples of a special cocktail, and Tito’s vodka and Four Roses Bourbon will round out the drinks menu. There will be two food courts and of course fantastic food and drink will be available from East Atlanta’s bars and restaurants. See the map for all the participating bars and the lineup/location for food vendors.

Art projects: Check the Welcome to East Atlanta sign area for a new gift of art from the Strut.

Inclement Weather: The Strut is an outdoor festival & happens rain or shine, so dress accordingly for the weather. There are several local bars & restaurants where you can wait out bad weather. for more answers