May 17th Event Postponed

Due to scheduling conflicts, the May 17th event will be postponed. We are thrilled to see the excitement and support for Fort Mac, and the Fort Mac team looks forward to sharing news of the redevelopment progress in the coming weeks.

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ARTlanta Fair is Overwhelming Success for the Southside

“The fair, reimagined” sent imaginations soaring April 11-16 at Fort Mac, when ARTlanta Fair attracted more than 3,000 guests to participate in a one-of-a-kind “Art Basel-Meets-State-Fair” event. Featuring state fair favorites such as carnival rides, games and food trucks, ARTlanta Fair also delighted guests with DJs and live music from popular local performers, as well…

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Local Leaders Visit Fort Mac

On Monday, March 26, local leaders visited Fort Mac to learn more about the Fort McPherson property and the plans for its redevelopment. Executive Director Brian Hooker, Councilmember Joyce Sheperd, Board Member Sondra Rhoades-Johnson, and Fort Mac LRA staff toured East Point Mayor Deana Holiday Ingraham, Council Member Marci Collier Overstreet from District 11.    …

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Fort Mac Hosts U.S. Army’s 335th Signal Command Training

For more than 125 years, Fort McPherson served the U.S. Army. Since its closure in 2011, the base has continued to hold a place in the hearts of former residents and workers. As the vision for a mixed-use community at Fort Mac takes shape, Fort Mac LRA is pleased to continue to support the Army…

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Q&A with Peggy Still Johnson

Name: Peggy Still Johnson Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/peggystilljohnson Twitter: @PeggySJohnson What is your relationship to Fort Mac? I am thrilled and honored to be part of the redevelopment team as Macauley’s Art and Philanthropic Director helping and guiding the arts, outreach, events and philanthropic fundraising for Fort Mac. I feel as if all my life and career experiences…

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Q&A with ArtLanta’s Tyree Smith

Name: Tyree Smith Twitter: @tyreesmithrsc Instagram: @tyreesmith What is your relationship to Fort Mac? I am partnering with Fort Mac to bring art and creative events as a type of inclusive community engagement stage for the surrounding areas. I want to bring art, shows, events that are inclusive to creative and surrounding areas. What excites…

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