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“Art on the Town”: Town Brookhaven & AFFPS team up for an outdoor Artists Market”
To continue its partnership with Town Brookhaven and mission to bring local arts and crafts to the public, AFFPS and Town Brookhaven have teamed up to host an outdoor Artists Market on three weekends in September.
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Atlanta, GA August 12, 2013 – Town Brookhaven invites you to “Art on the Town” at an outdoor Artists Market presented by the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces featuring 30 local artists and artisans on the greenspace entry to Town Brookhaven. The event will be held for 3 consecutive weekends in September and include acoustic music by local performers. The event is free to attend.
Town Brookhaven boasts 40 retail shops, restaurants and the popular Cinebistro theater. Art and crafts are the perfect addition to the growing development.
Town Brookhaven Artists Market will be the site for 30 artists and artisans including painters, photographers, jewelers and more during 3 consecutive weekends.
Location: Town Brookhaven
4330 Peachtree Rd. NE, Atlanta, GA 30319
Dates: Sept. 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 2013
Times: Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Admission: Free to attend
“An outdoor Artists Market brings a lot of fun to fall shopping. Even with all the art festivals going on, it’s great to have a place for local artists to set up “shop” and meet the public. For some artists, this is an introduction to the retail market. Town Brookhaven has a great tenant mix and close proximity to Costco so most people are familiar with the location across from a major MARTA station and near Oglethorpe University on Peachtree Rd. in the new city of Brookhaven,” says Patrick Dennis, President of the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces.
“We see the Artists Market as a colorful introduction to the Town Brookhaven property since it’s literally the first thing one will see when they enter. With artists on site for just 3 weekends, shoppers will have to look fast before it’s gone!” says Lisa Windle, Festival Director for AFFPS.
“We’ve built a great relationship with AFFPS. They put on 13 art festivals in the metro area so we know the art and craft will be lively and first class at the Artists Market,” says Caroline Peek, the Sembler Company’s Marketing Director for Town Brookhaven.
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About the Town Brookhaven Artists Market:
The event is hosted by Sembler Company and managed by the Atlanta Foundation for Public Spaces.
Town Brookhaven Boilerplate
Town Brookhaven is a 460,000 square foot state of the art mixed use development located in the new city of Brookhaven, GA. The pedestrian friendly urban village is situated approximately three miles north of the heart of Buckhead on Peachtree Road and adjacent to Oglethorpe University. Town Brookhaven is anchored by Publix, Costco, LA Fitness, Marshalls and the Atlanta area’s first Cinebistro/Cobb Theatre. Currently, there are 40 shops and restaurants including several first to market retailers. Town Brookhaven has nearly 700 luxury residential apartment units with plans to add an additional 299 luxury apartments currently under construction. Visit: www.townbrookhaven.net for more information.
The Sembler Company is celebrating 50 years of creating retail real estate value. Sembler provides a full array of retail real estate services, including development and redevelopment, property and asset management, leasing and other related services throughout the Southeastern United States and Puerto Rico. Sembler has developed over 325 projects totaling 27 million square feet and currently leases and manages over 12.5 million square feet. For more information, visit: www.sembler.com.