Atlanta Botanical Garden

Spotlight On: The Atlanta Botanical Garden

Incorporated in 1976, the Atlanta Botanical Garden is a non-profit organization that stands as a gem in the heart of Midtown. With a mission “to develop and maintain plant collections for the purposes of display, education, conservation, research and enjoyment,” this top tourist attraction offers a wide array of exhibits, classes and events for visitors of all ages. With a monthly rotation of[...]

Darlene McLendon with the Museum of Aviation Foundation on Radio

Discover the History of Flight at the Museum of Aviation

Darlene McLendon, president and CEO of the Museum of Aviation Foundation, joins the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio podcast to discuss the rich history of aviation and the museum’s exhibits. McLendon joins hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick for the Around Atlanta segment. In 1987, McLendon served as a radar approach controller with the Federal Aviation Administration. After working in the Chamber of[...]

Southeastern Railway Museum activities and events

Southeastern Railway Museum Hosts Interactive Activities, Events

Sue Kelly, executive director of the Southeastern Railway Museum, joins the Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio podcast for the Around Atlanta segment to discuss the museum's exhibits, activities and events. She is joined by co-hosts Carol Morgan and Todd Schnick in the studio for this week’s episode. Sue started her involvement with the museum over nine years ago when she volunteered[...]

Silver Comet Trail with runner and dog

Spotlight On: The Silver Comet Trail

Silver Comet Trail Photo Credit: Larry Felton Johnson, Cobb County Courier, licensed under Creative Commons 4.0 One of the more unique and historical destinations that is perfect for runners, walkers, bikers, horses and general sight-seers is the Silver Comet Trail, a paved, multi-use recreational trail that runs throughout the west metro Atlanta area. The Silver Comet Trail travels west from Cobb County[...]

Digital Theme Park Coming to Bartow County

Avatron USA Development LLC, a California-based company, has announced plans to build a technology-based theme park in Bartow County. Dubbed "Avatron Smart Park," this Atlanta-area attraction would consist of 713 acres of interactive 3D worlds and augmented reality to create a completely immersive technology-driven experience for guests. Featuring cutting-edge technology, Avatron USA will draw on the expertise of Hollywood's leading visual[...]

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Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio: Georgia Aquarium’s Aquanaut Adventure

Kristie Ray, director of marketing and promotions for the Georgia Aquarium, is today’s featured guest on the Around Atlanta edition of Atlanta Real Estate Forum Radio. Metro Atlanta residents who have visited the aquarium once may think they’ve seen it all. However, the Georgia Aquarium is ever changing, and visitors can enjoy something different every time they go. One of the[...]