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Only a few more days till Red Carpet Rendezvous! We're hoping to see a big crowd that's ready to dance to DJ Lance's music and sample some custom cocktails from the bar! If you can't get a sitter or can't talk your spouse into dressing up, grab some GPPN friends and come have fun! ... See MoreSee Less

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It may be raining outside, but we're still excited about participating in Atlanta Streets Alive: Southside​! Put on your rain gear & come splash in the puddles with us on Georgia Avenue from 2:00-6:00 today. The GPPN booth will be set up near Cherokee Avenue with activities for the kiddos. See y'all soon!

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Wondering what sort of activities will be availalbe? Check them out on the interactive map at www.walkaboutlocal.com/asa

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Earth Day Work Day starts this morning at 9am. We will have plenty of water for everyone on this hot day. Meet us by the Pavilions to get instructions and tools. See you soon! ... See MoreSee Less

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Looking for something super fun to do next weekend? Get dressed up as any Hollywood couple - real or fake - and have some drinks with some of the best neighbors in Atlanta! ... See MoreSee Less

Red Carpet Rendezvous

April 29, 2017, 8:00pm - April 29, 2017, 11:00pm

Join us for an evening in Tinseltown! Come as Princess Leia, James Dean, or join with your date, friend, or a group to portray your favorite Hollywood couple or movie cast. We will provide light snacks, a cash bar complete with signature cocktails, and a dance floor with music by DJ Lance. * note - you must be at least 21 years of age to attend this event

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Don't forget, tomorrow is our work day in the park with Grant Park Conservancy. Bring your family, friends and neighbors out to learn ways to keep the park clean.

For more info, check out our Earth Day Work Day event.
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Looking for moms and/or dads with 3 year olds or younger!

Casting: Real Moms and Dads with Infants/Toddlers (NON ACTORS ONLY)
We have an exciting opportunity for parents (including expecting mothers) in the Atlanta area who have children aged 3 or younger. We are casting for a documentary exploring the bonds between parent and child. From physical traits to kids who act like their parents or share a common bond like a love of sports or dance, this documentary will explore the various ways parents influence their children’s lives.
Selected talent will be invited to participate in a simple Skype interview. If the recorded Skype interview is used in the final product, there will be compensation.
TO BE CONSIDERED, please submit the following to stilwellcasting@gmail.com (1 L in stiL):
-a family photo
-child’s date of birth
-phone number and email address
-skype contact (either username or email/number associated with the account)
-a brief paragraph detailing a) your biggest challenge as a parent and b) your favorite thing to do with your child
*Please note that we do not need both parents for this. If only 1 is available, that is fine. We will likely only interview 1 parent, but please let us know if both are interested.*
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Mark your calendars for the first Music in the Meadow of the season! ... See MoreSee Less

Music in the Meadow w/Yes Ma'am; Sponsor Williams Teusink, LLC

May 4, 2017, 6:00pm - May 4, 2017, 6:30pm

We are excited to kick off the Music in the Meadows series with the lively acoustic trio, Yes Ma'am. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Yes Ma’am was formed in the summer of 2011. Bringing you the best in Southern Rock, Yes Ma’am lays down their music like an afternoon thunderstorm sweeping through the pines trees of the Georgia hills. For more information on Yes Ma'am, check out their facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/yesmaamband, or visit yesmaamband.com/ A big thank you to our headlining sponsor, Williams Teusink, LLC. Grant Park resident Eric Teusink is the Founding and Managing Partner at Williams Teusink, LLC, a law firm in Decatur that provides guidance to businesses and individuals throughout Atlanta and the State of Georgia. Eric’s practice is focused on the areas of real estate and business law in both litigation and transactions. Eric is always willing to grab a coffee (or beer) with fellow GPPN parents who might have legal questions. If he can’t assist you, he will undoubtedly point you in the direction of a colleague who can. Eric can be reached by email at eteusink@williamsteusink.com, by office phone at 404.373.9510, or on his cell phone at 770.868.9154.

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Please join GPPN on Sunday for one of the best outdoor events in the city - Atlanta Streets Alive! We'll be set up along the route (Georgia Ave in Grant Park) with fun events for the kids including bubbles, sidewalk chalk, water tables & sand. You won't want to miss it!

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Atlanta Streets Alive: Southside

April 23, 2017, 2:00pm - April 23, 2017, 5:00pm

The streets of Atlanta will spring to life on Sunday, April 23rd as a 4-mile stretch of street from Grant Park to Westview is opened to people on foot and bike, and closed to motorized traffic (except for intersections where cars will be free to cross.) Organized by the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition, this is our first Atlanta Streets Alive (ASA) of the year! This expansion of the Historic West End route will connect 7 Atlanta neighborhoods via Ralph David Abernathy Blvd and Georgia Ave. Neighborhoods include Westview, West End, Adair Park, Pittsburgh, Mechanicsville, Summerhill, and Grant Park. Grab your friends and family and get ready to activate the streets with human-powered amusement! Question: What exactly do we do? Answer: We close the streets to cars and open them to people! Question: What should you do? Answer: Bring your bicycle or your feet, and get ready to explore your community streets in a safer, healthier, more livable way. Stay tuned for information about the Bicycle Parade which will start at 2pm. Read more about the initiative at www.atlantastreetsalive.com/april2017

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