22nd Landmark Luncheon to Celebrate “Power of Play”

The Piedmont Park Conservancy is excited to celebrate The Power of Play at this year’s Landmark Luncheon! The annual Landmark Luncheon will be held on Thursday April 26, 2018 from 11am to 1pm at The Promenade in Piedmont Park. People gather from all over Atlanta in their best spring attire for this loved event. This […]

Welcoming New Board Members

The Piedmont Park Conservancy is proud to announce new seven members on their Board of Directors! These members were officially inducted on January 25, 2018. CHRISTINE BOUCHER, Managing Director Global Environment, Sustainability & Compliance for Delta Air Lines, Inc Christine manages a team of professionals responsible for administering Delta’s compliance and environmental sustainability programs, Department […]

Strength is Sexy…Time to Flex

In the past women had been taught to think that lifting weights will make you bulky or masculine.  It wasn’t until recently that we began to dabble in light toning and strength training.  The beauty of strength training is that you are always in control of how and what you want to look like.  It […]

Tour the Park 365 Days a Year

Due to the increasing popularity of the Piedmont Park Conservancy’s Docent-led History Tours, the Conservancy has decided to publish a self-guided tour! This allows tourists and locals to experience a tour of the Park regardless of what day or time it is. Download the printable and foldable PDF to experience Piedmont Park in a whole […]

Snow Tips from the Piedmont Park Conservancy

Atlanta now has a snow day! It is a wonderful time to come to Piedmont Park and capture that perfect photograph! From white landscapes to sledding, we want you to take advantage of this rare opportunity. We hope you have a safe and fun time in the park this weekend. Please read the following important […]

Her Happy Place

Leaning forward and lacing her shoes, Sylvia Russell feels the calm breeze of fall hit her face. Looking around, she sees a child gazing at her father with arms wide open. A biker leaves a swell of wind when she dashes past on a winding path. Tap. Tap. Tap. At the Active Oval, Sylvia’s shoes […]

Something to Be Proud Of

Across the Table with President/CEO Mark Banta By Annierra Matthews Shuffling in my seat, I prepare to meet the face of the Piedmont Park Conservancy: President and CEO Mark Banta. He walks in with his typical jolly smile, and his token bottle of water. This month, the Conservancy is celebrating all of the pride for […]

Seven Men. 208 Acres. One Big Impact.

Every morning around 7:30am, seven men wearing “Piedmont Park Conservancy” imprinted on their chest set out on golf carts, trucks and mowers to tackle the 200 plus acres of beautiful Piedmont Park. With the sun slowly rising, the smell of morning dew and a small collection of people seen jogging through the Park, each man […]