Festive Friday kicks off with live music by Moody and The Tom Jeneff Trio and complimentary libations from Abita Beer and Cathead Vodka. Guests will enjoy nibbles donated by several area restaurants including The General Muir, Whole Foods Market, Family Dog and more while strolling through Festive Friday’s vibrant artist and merchant market which will feature aura readings by clairvoyant Jamie Butler, iron art by Invictus Forge and much more. At 7 p.m., performers from the Imperial Opa Circus will dazzle and amaze the whole family with an aerial show, fire-breathing tricks and other daring circus acts. With a suggested donation of $5 to $10, this must-see show will benefit South Fork Conservancy’s Nickel Bottom Garden and Imperial Opa’s non-profit sector. The evening will also include a silent auction for the benefit of Nickel Bottom Garden. Bid on a variety of restaurant packages, event floral design, a circus performance package and more. Festivities will take place directly behind 1145 Zonolite Road and at the end of Zonolite Place. For a full list of participating vendors, please see attached or visit http://www.floatawaycommunity.com/festive-friday/.
As part of the interactive block party experience, family and friends are invited to explore the Nickel Bottom Community Garden, set in Floataway Community’s backyard. Guests are encouraged to explore the park’s quaint meadow and stroll across the garden bridge to hike winding paths through more than 12 acres along historic Peachtree Creek.
To RSVP, please click here. For more information, please see the Facebook event page. Interested volunteers can click here for more details. Looking to participate in the artist market? Please click here.
Floataway Community is one of northeast Atlanta’s premier business complexes, encompassing four buildings conveniently located to Emory University and some of Atlanta’s most thriving intown neighborhoods. Developed by TuckerMott, this district has repurposed abandoned warehouse structures into a vibrant, thriving complex that offers unique and customizable office space for a variety of businesses and restaurants. Floataway Community is home to a unique and creative group of artisans and businesses doing unique and creative stuff. Floataway Community is located on Zonolite Road in Atlanta. To learn more about Floataway Community, visitwww.floatawaycommunity.com.