The New Earth Festival, which began in 1974, is held on the fourth weekend in September. With over 600 vendors displaying fine art, crafts, antiques, food and more, you can see why this charming small town draws crowds of more than 80,000 people! Remember to mark your calendars for this once a year event.
Tipton Tribune October 2, 1974
"The community of Atlanta is eagerly making the final plans for the first Atlanta New Earth Festival to be held Oct. 5 and 6.
"The celebration of the revival of the business district of the town will take place in "Old Town-Downtown" Atlanta. Located north of Indianapolis on Ind. 19, Atlanta began a little over a year ago to..."