Directions & Parking

The Spring Fling takes place in Bessie Branham Park in the heart of historic Kirkwood, 2051 Delano Drive. The 5K begins in downtown Kirkwood, 1963 Hosea Williams Drive.


Bike parking is available at the south entrance to the festival, near the intersection of Kirkwood Road and Hosea Williams Drive.


The closest MARTA rail station is East Lake. The walk from the station to Bessie Branham is about half a mile (15 minutes).

As of April, the park is also accessible via bus route 24. Board the bus at the Edgewood/Candler Park rail station, then get off at the Kirkwood Road/Hosea Williams Drive stop.


There are designated lots located at Israel Baptist Church (2071 Hosea Williams Drive) including the lot behind the church building, as well as the empty grass lot at the corner of Norwood Avenue and Hosea Williams Drive.