Piedmont Park is awash with activities that will be sure to satisfy whichever “you” decides to come out to play that day. Which version of you are you going to take?
Leisure You: As Spring gets ready to, well, spring — take Leisure You on a picnic on one of the many lawns the Park has to offer. Or simply relax at one of the piers with your fishing pole waiting for the next bite. Just know that you’ll need a fishing license!
The outdoors fascinates Nature You and wants to experience Mother Nature in all her glory. Here, trails abound, and you can even join a monthly birdwatching tour. Check the Atlanta Audubon Society for their field trip calendar. You can also step next door to the Atlanta Botanical Garden. Nature You is certain to find something in bloom.
HEALTH NUT YOU
Health Nut You loves parks. Parks are built for Health Nut You, especially Piedmont Park. The Active Oval is home to sporting fields which you can reserve with a permit, except Fridays when it’s first-come-first-serve. Join a local sports league, and meet new competition, er, friends! And don’t miss the legendary Aquatic Center.
Yes, life in the city is hectic, and Meditative You needs a break from it all. You’re in luck, because Piedmont Park, in partnership with Sprouts Farmers Market, offers free yoga classes once a month.
Ready to make use of your Broadstone gourmet kitchen? Foodie You will head over to the Green Market, an incomparable farmer’s market that will open March 24 for the season, offering Foodie You the freshest of ingredients. Also be sure to pick up your favorite roast at Blue Donkey Coffee. But is Foodie You ready to take your food preparation to the next level? If so, stop by the Education Garden for the latest in growing your own organic goodies.
DOG LOVER YOU
Broadstone Midtown is a dog-loving building. And Piedmont Park is a dog-loving park. Looking for more places to hang out with your pooch? We’ve rounded up the 4 Best Dog Parks in Midtown.
Piedmont Park is great for not just for adults, but for kids, too. Parent You will love the playgrounds the Park has to offer. And with summer around the corner, be sure to check out the Park’s Summer Camp programs.
Did we miss one of your favorite activities? Is there a “You” feeling left out? Or do you have another favorite park? Be sure to share with us and with your neighbors on our Facebook Page, on Twitter @BroadstnMidtown, or Instagram.