Location: The Rialto Center for the Arts
at Georgia State University
80 Forsyth Street, NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
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The Rialto Center is located at 80 Forsyth Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, on the corner of Forsyth and Luckie Streets in the historic Fairlie-Poplar district downtown, near Centennial Olympic Park. It is also within walking distance from many of downtown's major businesses and hotels such as the CNN Center, Hard Rock Café, Westin Peachtree Plaza, Hilton-Atlanta and the Ritz-Carlton Atlanta.
The Rialto is located in the Downtown Improvement District. Patrons visiting the Rialto are often greeted by employees of the Ambassadors Force who walk throughout the 120-block Downtown Improvement District providing directions, information and smiles.
From the North
Take 75/85 South to the Courtland Street exit (Exit 249A), and follow to Auburn Avenue. Turn right onto Auburn Avenue (Luckie Street). Go to the fourth light, which is Forsyth Street. The Rialto is on your left.
From the South and From I-20
Take 75/85 North to the Edgewood/Auburn Avenue exit (Exit 248B). Stay in the middle lane and follow to Auburn Avenue. Turn left onto Auburn Avenue. As you cross Peachtree Street, Auburn becomes Luckie Street. When you cross Forsyth Street, the Rialto is on your left.
Take the North/South line to the Peachtree Center station. Follow the signs that direct you to Ellis Street and the Atlanta Public Library. Exit at Peachtree Street South. Walk south on Forsyth past the Library. The Rialto is approximately two blocks down on the right.
To Return to the Interstate After the Performance:
Make a right out of the parking deck. Go to the second stop sign, which is Carnegie Way. Make a left onto Carnegie and an immediate right onto Ellis. After several blocks Ellis will feed into 75/85 North & South as well as Freedom Parkway.