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Top 5 transit-friendly Atlanta events in February 2014

Rock Concerts
Rock Concerts
Derek Schwartz Photography

Is winter done yet? The cold weather has been making everyone a little stir crazy. If you need some ideas of things to get out and do in Atlanta, see this list of the top five events for February that are near MARTA.

Rock Concerts
Rock Concerts Derek Schwartz Photography

Rock Concerts

Philips Arena Concerts
Feb. 5, 24, 26

You can get your music fix this month with three big acts taking the stage at Philips Arena: Kings of Leon (Feb. 5), The Eagles (Feb. 24) and Imagine Dragons (Feb. 26). MARTA conveniently has a station next to Philips Arena (Dome MARTA station), making it an easy commute, especially for weekday concerts when rush hour traffic is high.

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Georgia Dome/Philips Arena Station Restaurants

Ringling Brothers Circus
Ringling Brothers Circus Steven Depolo

Ringling Brothers Circus

Ringling Brothers Circus
Feb. 12-17

The circus comes to Philips Arena in February as part of its Built To Amaze tour. Ticket prices start at $14. Get there an hour before the show to meet the performers and animals.

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5 Family-friendly Activities Near the Dome Station

U.S. Women's Soccer vs. Russia
U.S. Women's Soccer vs. Russia Jason Gulledge

U.S. Women's Soccer vs. Russia

U.S. vs. Russia
Wednesday, Feb. 12

The U.S. women's soccer team plays for the first time in Atlanta this month. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m., and the game is the first match between the U.S. and Russia in 10 years. Tickets start at $29 (which includes Ticketmaster fees).

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Dome MARTA Station Guide

Supercross
Supercross Joe Hackman

Supercross

Supercross
Saturday, Feb. 22

Get your adrenaline pumping with the Supercross motorcycle races at the Georgia Dome on Feb. 22. The main events starts at 7 p.m., but come early to see open practice and qualifications starting at 12:30 p.m. Tickets start at $20 and are available at the Georgia Dome Box Office and all Ticketmaster Outlets. Tickets are an additional $5 the day of the event.

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Nearby Restaurants

Steamhouse Lounge Oysterfest
Steamhouse Lounge Oysterfest Alex Kira

Steamhouse Lounge Oysterfest

Steamhouse Lounge Oysterfest
Feb. 22-23

Atlanta gets an early return to outdoor festivals in February with Oysterfest. Hosted by the Steamhouse Lounge, the event is in its 27th year at 11th and West Peachtree Street. Live music and fresh oysters abound. On Saturday, tickets cost $20 and you must be 21 or older to enter. Tickets are $10 on Sunday, or get a two-day pass for $20.

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Midtown Station Area Guide