Complete Family Guide to Ponce City Market

Ponce City Market Atlanta

Situated within the Old Fourth Ward and conveniently situated on the Atlanta BeltLine is the fully renovated 1860’s era Sears & Roebuck building, now known as Ponce City Market. With first-class restaurants, plus shopping, amusement, mini-golf and plenty of kid-friendly activities, Ponce City Market is a staple for Atlanta families. Keep reading for the best spots to hit while going to the market!

In the late 1860s, the land was sowed and nurtured as the Ponce de Leon Springs before it became a shopping and dining destination. By the twentieth century, the area had grown into a popular amusement park. Throughout the century, the development served as a backdrop for Atlanta’s baseball teams, the Atlanta Crackers and the Black Crackers, as well as the South’s train-stop headquarters for Sears, Roebuck & Co.

Skyline Park

Skyline Park, located on the Ponce City Market’s rooftop, is an amusement park that opened in summer 2016 atop the popular mixed use development. The carnival-style attraction pays tribute to the historical site’s former reputation as Ponce de Leon Amusement Park, also known as the “Coney Island of the South.” The park includes $1 to $3 games, a beer garden, and a massive slide behind the popular “Ponce City Market” sign. Throw a huge hammer over your shoulder and see if you can ring the bell, or test your hoop skills with a basketball game while on the roof. Admission is $10 for adults and children over the age of 12, and $7 for children under the age of three.

Ponce City Farmers Market

The Ponce City Farmers Market, located beneath “The Shed” along the Beltline East Side trail, sells only Georgia-grown produce. It is a producers-only market, which means that all of the vendors only sell their own products. It will reopen on Tuesdays from 4 to 8 p.m. on April 14, 2020.

Ponce City Market food

Sugarboo & Co.

675 Ponce de Leon Ave. Suite W121B,
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 549-7746

Hello and welcome! My name is Rebecca Puig and I’m the artist behind Sugarboo & Co. In case you were wondering, “Sugarboo” came from a couple of nicknames I have for my children, Jake and Sophie. They are the main inspiration for Sugarboo because I always want to create products that remind us of the ones we love. – sugarbooandco.com

Posman Books at Ponce City Market

675 Ponce de Leon Avenue NE
Atlanta GA 30308
470-355-9041

Posman Books feeds the curious. We’re a bookstore generated to fascinate and fuel your self-expression; a haven for happenstance and a wellspring of surprises. Fighting mediocrity is our job. We believe that every book you read, card you send, and gift you give should be a phenomenal experience. That’s why everything we carry has to meet our ridiculously high standards. You’re bound to find a story you never knew you needed and one you just have to share. Come. Explore our stores. They’re filled with blissful chaos, tons to touch, and a colorful cast of characters all designed to make you smile. We’re indeed the opposite of the internet. Full of the joy, inspiration, and wonder that only comes from the real world. – posmanbooks.com

Collier Candy Company

675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
404-343-1488

We wanted to stop in and say Hi to all our new followers! We have had an incredible first weekend here at @optimisthallclt and we can’t wait for so many more. We are currently open every day from 11am – 7pm  Stop by and get all your holiday treats today! – instagram.com/colliercandyco

King of Pops Bar & Good Grub

Ponce Market

A kiosk serving cocktails, food, and everyone’s favorite popsicles. – poncecitymarket.com

Honeysuckle Gelato

675 Ponce de Leon Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30308

Our very first shop! Ponce City Market is one of the most popular destinations in Atlanta. We’re lucky to be surrounded by a host of great chefs and purveyors and it certainly doesn’t hurt that we’re accessible from the Eastside Trail of the Beltline. Come on in and get some gelato, y’all! We’re proud to be a part of the great lineups at Ponce City Market in Atlanta, GA, Optimist Hall in Charlotte, NC, and Trilith in Fayetteville, GA. And if you’re in the mood for something different, check out our “test kitchen” at Lee + White in Atlanta, GA. We’re in the process of opening more stores throughout the Southeast so keep an eye out for more locations near you! – honeysucklegelato.com

H&F Burger

675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 355-3762

We are conveniently located inside Ponce City Market’s Food Hall, between Williams Sonoma and Hop’s Chicken. We offer two dining options – quick service at our takeout window or delivery. We also offer refreshing takeout beer and wine, in case you get a little thirsty while shopping around Ponce City Market or when walking on the BeltLine. – hfburger.com/ponce-city-market

The Suzuki School

(404) 233-2128

The Suzuki School provides the youngest students with high-quality Montessori experiences in infant and early childhood education. We believe in the innate ability and talent of every child and strive to provide an environment in which our students will thrive. – suzukischool.com

Final Word

The historic Sears, Roebuck & Co. building in Atlanta has been given new life by Ponce City Market. The iconic structure, the area’s largest urban renewal project, has been redefined as a vibrant community hub housing the Central Food Hall, local and national retailers, such as Goorin Bros. Hat Company, West Elm, and Onward Reserve, apartments, and offices, all while harkening back to its origins. The market breathes new life into this historically significant structure in one of Atlanta’s most beloved neighborhoods.

Ponce City Market
675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 900-7900

Stores Hours
Monday–Saturday: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Food Hall Hours
Monday–Saturday: 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.

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