With summer having officially arrived last night, why not celebrate the season by swinging through historic Roswell for Alive After 5 tonight, Thursday, June 21.
The event, in its seventh year, draws crowds to Roswell’s Canton Street and runs every third Thursday through October. Tonight’s event is from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m.
If you've never been to the event, here's what you can expect:
- Outdoor vendors
- Live bands
- Free trolley - Follow signs to designated parking locations throughout the historic district, where a trolley will pick you up and drop you off at different locations along Canton Street.
- Retailers, restaurants and art galleries - Many historict district merchants stay stay open late.
Various business and community organizations will also be distributing information and hosting giveaways. Several bands will perform during the event at different locations. The Rockin’ Roundup band will be performing at Plum Tree Village, which will also feature an inflatable jumpy house, ice cream and pizza for the little ones. The Steel Dreamin’ will be performing at the Heart of Roswell Park, in between Canton, Magnolia and Alpharetta streets. And South Side of the Tracks will perform at .
Park at and take the trolley to one of several stops along Canton Street.