Oakland In the News

See highlights of Oakland Cemetery’s coverage in local and national news media.

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November 15, 2017: “Atlanta committee to decide which Confederate monuments stay or go,” Atlanta Journal Constitution 

November 14, 2017: “Atlanta’s Confederate Advisory Committee discusses final recommendations,” WABE 90.1

November 13, 2017: “Committee on Confederate monuments makes recommendations,” WAGA Fox 5

November 12, 2017: “Atlanta’s Confederate icons panel to issue final recommendations Monday,” The Saporta Report

November 9, 2017: “Oakland Cemetery raises money to help restore African American graves,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

November 3, 2017: “Tour of mayors’ graves in Oakland Cemetery a solemn reminder before Election Day,” The Saporta Report

November 2, 2017: “Eternal spirits feed off the energy of the living in Atlanta,” Georgia State University Signal

November 1, 2017: “5 places to see flowers in Atlanta,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

November 1, 2017: “Atlanta’s Confederate icons: debating their fate,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

October 31, 2017: “13 cemeteries to see before you die,” New York Post

October 30, 2017: Photo Pick: Spirits of Oakland,” The Saporta Report

October 27, 2017: “For Halloween, visit cemeteries with a sense of history,” Chicago Daily Herald

October 26, 2017: “History comes to life at night at Oakland Cemetery,” WABE 90.1

October 24, 2017: “Monument sponsors seek information about black Ga. residents in unmarked graves,” WABE 90.1

October 18, 2017: “Hang out with 27 dead Atlanta mayors on pre-election cemetery tour,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

October 18, 2017: “9 Atlanta ghost tours that will totally spook you,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

October 18, 2017: “Atlanta’s mayors race: Look back on the history of city leaders,” WSB Radio

October 16, 2017: “The eerie beauty of Oakland Cemetery at night,” Curbed Atlanta

October 13, 2017: “Cemeteries find new life as apiaries, apple groves, and more,” Modern Farmer

October 13, 2017: “LGBT Atlanta best bets for Oct. 13-26,” Georgia Voice

October 10, 2017: “Historic Oakland Cemetery celebrates milestone,” Fox 5 Atlanta

October 10, 2017: “Top 10 events to celebrate Halloween in Atlanta, Atlanta PlanIt

October 5, 2017: “The most haunted places in Georgia,” Thrillist 

October 1, 2017: “5 Things to Do Today,” Creative Loafing Atlanta 

September 29, 2017: “Spooky fall fun: Festivals, haunted places, music, and more,” Atlanta Intown Magazine

September 29, 2017: “Close to home for Sept. 30 – Oct. 1,” Atlanta Journal Constitution

September 12, 2017: “Oakland Cemetery closed for cleanup after Irma,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

July 21, 2017: “DeKalb artist helps nonprofit organizations,” The Champion

July 17, 2017: “Redefining modern burial grounds: Oakland Cemetery,” MRV The Buzz

July 15, 2017: “24 things to do on a layover in Atlanta,” Matador Network

July 14, 2017: “Monument for Mayor Jackson ‘oversized and grand, but so was Maynard,'” Atlanta Journal Constitution

July 6, 2017: “ChooseATL After 5 networking events continue in July,” Atlanta Intown Paper

July 5, 2017: “ATL Community Piece aims to inspire sense of community, togetherness,” Georgia Voice

June 19, 2017: “On Second Thought for Monday, June 19,” Georgia Public Broadcasting

June 16, 2017: “Close to Home for June 17,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

June 14, 2017: “5 Atlanta Events You Won’t Want to Miss: June 14-20,” Atlanta Magazine

June 9, 2017: “Opinion: A special Tunes from the Tombs,” Atlanta Journal Constitution

June 8, 2017: “Things to Do: Play pinball, see Dave Chappelle, air show, free events, WSB Radio

June 8, 2017: “Upcoming Atlanta concerts: Chance the Rapper, Avett Bros and More,” WABE 90.1

June 7, 2017: “5 Atlanta events you won’t want to miss: June 7-13,” Atlanta Magazine

June 5, 2017: “What is the best landmark in Atlanta,” Access Atlanta

June 5, 2017: “Tunes from the Tombs supports Historic Oakland Cemetery,” WSB-TV

June 2, 2017: “Splash into summer with these 23 events for Atlanta families this June,” Atlanta Magazine

June 1, 2017: “Out & About Festivals: June,” Atlanta Senior Life

June 1, 2017: “Springtime at Oakland Cemetery,” Gwinnett Citizen

May 26, 2017: “14 Atlanta events & happenings in June,” Style Blueprint

May 25, 2017: “6 events worth the trip to the ATL this summer,” Gainesville Times

May 19, 2017: “City Lights: ‘Persephone,’ ‘My Son the Waiter,’ and more” WABE 90.1

May 13, 2017: “Ellis, special guests to play in Hampton tribute concert,” Marietta Daily Journal

May 3, 2017: “4 Atlanta Art Events You Won’t Want to Miss in May,” Atlanta PlanIt

April 24, 2017: “Persephone rises for Arts at Oakland event on May 20,” Atlanta Intown Magazine

April 18, 2017: “Tiptoe through the tulips…and the daffodils and the peonies in Atlanta,” MapQuest Parachute

April 13, 2017: “72 hours in Atlanta,” Orange County Register

April 8, 2017: “Close to home for April 8,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

April 7, 2017: “Oakland Cemetery returns to its roots as a ‘garden of graves’ with plant sale Saturday” Saporta Report

April 7, 2017: “Close to home for April 8,” Atlanta Journal Constitution

March 11, 2017: “5 Things to Do Today,” Creative Loafing Atlanta

March 10, 2017: “Close to home for March 11,” Atlanta Journal Constitution

March 3, 2017: “Coming Up: Week of March 3,” On Common Ground News

March 2, 2017: “Georgia Department of Agriculture Consumer Q’s,” Clayton News-Daily

March 1, 2017: “31 splendid spring events for Atlanta families in March,” Atlanta Magazine

February 17, 2017: “9 places to capture a great picture of Atlanta’s skyline,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

February 17, 2017: “11 free museums and attractions to explore around Atlanta this weekend,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

February 16, 2017: “Atlanta’s Memorial Drive moves toward park-filled future,” Curbed Atlanta

February 9, 2017: “21 of the most scenic East Coast cities,” Expedia Viewfinder

February 5, 2017: “People 2 People: February 4 & 5,” WSB-TV

February 5, 2017: “How do the Super cities match up?” Reading (Pa.) Eagle

February 3, 2017: “Surveyors find 800 unmarked graves in Oakland Cemetery,” WSB-TV

February 3, 2017: “Memorial Drive guru Greg Guiffrida talks changes on the corridor,” Curbed Atlanta 

February 1, 2017: “29 fun February events for Atlanta families,” Atlanta Magazine

February 1, 2017: “Love, Atlanta: Things to do for Valentine’s Day,” Atlanta Intown

January 17, 2017: “Breaking with tradition: offbeat ways to tie the knot in Georgia,” Georgia Magazine

January 17, 2017: “#PlanIt 12 Challenge: Explore Atlanta’s attractions, museums in 2017,” Atlanta PlanIt

January 16, 2017: “Work continues restoring African American Grounds at Oakland Cemetery,” Atlanta Intown

January 16, 2017: “Volunteers spend MLK Day cleaning up Oakland Cemetery,: CBS 46 Atlanta

January 16, 2017: “Atlanta celebrates MLK birthday, legacy,” 11Alive 

January 16, 2017: “Volunteers spend MLK Day cleaning up Oakland Cemetery,” WBTV Charlotte

January 13, 2017: “Oakland Cemetery restores graves in African American Grounds; seeks volunteers on MLK Day,” Saporta Report

January 13, 2017: “7 winter Atlanta date ideas that won’t break the bank,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

January 13, 2017: “Oakland Cemetery moves closer to restoring African American Grounds,” WXIA 11Alive 

January 12, 2017: “Black History Month bucket list: 6 must-see Atlanta landmarks,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

January 10, 2017: “Top 10 Valentine’s Day Happenings Around Atlanta,” Atlanta Real Estate Blog

January 8, 2017: “10+ Memorable Things to Do on MLK Weekend in Atlanta,” 365 Atlanta Family

January 9, 2017: “Three places to learn about Civil Rights,” Buckhead Patch

January 3, 2017: “Tracking Gone with the Wind author Margaret Mitchell in Atlanta,” Toronto Sun

December 29, 2016: “The 24-Hour Guide to Atlanta,” Where Traveler

December 27, 2016: “On Second Thought with Celeste Headlee,” Georgia Public Broadcasting

December 21, 2016: “6 Sensational Reasons to Visit Oakland Cemetery Throughout the Year,” 365 Atlanta Family

December 14, 2016: “The Symbols of Our City,” The Saporta Report

December 6, 2016: “Beyond the Airport: Why Atlanta is an Underrated City,” Lonely Planet

December 3, 2016: “7 interesting facts about gargoyles that will surprise you,” Taringa

December 3, 2016: “5 Things to Do Today,” Creative Loafing Atlanta

December 2, 2016: “40 delightful December events for Atlanta families,” Atlanta Magazine

November 21, 2016: “10 ways to celebrate Thanksgiving after the feast,” WABE 90.1 FM

November 17, 2016: “Effort underway to restore Bobby Jones’ final resting place,” Golfweek

November 3, 2016: “Bobby Jones: The Living Dead of World Sports,” Rackets & Golf

October 31, 2016: “Telling Georgia Ghost Stories,” Georgia Public Broadcasting

October 27, 2016: “9 Haunted Places in Georgia That Will Have You Screaming in Horror,” StyleBlueprint Atlanta

October 26, 2016: “Grave Matters: Spooky Southern Cemeteries,” Garden & Gun Magazine

October 17, 2016: “News Briefs: Murder Kroger closing; early voting begins; Oakland app,” Atlanta Intown Magazine

October 12, 2016: “Historic Oakland Cemetery releases interactive mobile app,” WABE 90.1

October 11, 2016: “Don’t-miss Halloween events around the world,” Travel Channel

October 7, 2016: “More like BATlanta: 10 things to do in Atlanta during Halloween,” WABE 90.1

October 7, 2016: “Chills & Thrills: Halloween events about this month,” Atlanta Intown Magazine

October 3, 2016: “The most haunted places in Atlanta,” About.com Travel 

October 3, 2016: “Halloween spirit materializes in events around Atlanta,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

October 1, 2016: “Landscape of remembrance,” Georgia Magazine

September 30, 2016: “Oakland Cemetery’s Sunday in the Park launches fall festival season at ATL’s oldest cemetery,” The Saporta Report

September 29, 2016: “45 wickedly awesome October events for Atlanta families,” Atlanta Magazine

September 28, 2016: “Oakland Cemetery’s Sunday in the Park festival is Oct. 2,” Atlanta Intown Magazine

September 27, 2016: “Cheese Fest, Sleepy Hollow: Things to do in Atlanta this weekend,” Atlanta PlanIt 

September 24, 2016: “Atlanta-area events this weekend,” Fox 5

September 23, 2016: “9 Atlanta ghost tours that will totally spook you,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

September 20, 2016: “Atlanta’s Oakland Cemetery extends tour dates,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

September 22, 2016: “The Historic Oakland Foundation preserves Atlanta’s history one gravestone at at time,” Georgia State Homes

September 20, 2016: “Bringing Atlanta’s Oakland Cemetery to the Horizon stage,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

September 19, 2016: “A guide to Atlanta’s most haunted places,” Parachute

September 12, 2016: “Best tourist attraction in Atlanta,” Access Atlanta

August 19, 2016: “News Briefs: Business & Bikes; pregnant panda; Oakland restoration grant,” Atlanta Intown

August 19, 2016: “Best Local Events – Kait’s 8 Edition,” CBS 46 / CW Atlanta

August 17, 2016: “Jewish section of Oakland Cemetery to be restored with grant from Rich Foundation,” Saporta Report

July 28, 2016: “9 Atlanta dates that will impress your sweetheart for less than $20,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

July 27, 2016: “Best places to capture a great shot of Atlanta’s skyline,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

July 27, 2016: “These stunning historical cemeteries are a must-see around the globe,” All Day

July 25, 2016: “Atlanta seeks input on future Memorial Drive park,” WABE 90.1 

July 13, 2016: “PokemonGO craze surprises Atlanta’s historic centers,” WABE 90.1

June 28, 2016: “Tunes from the Tombs supports Historic Oakland Foundation, WSB-TV

June 21, 2016: “National Park’s 100th: The Goat Man Remembered at Oakland Cemetery,” Georgia Public Broadcasting

June 17, 2016: “Atlanta Cemetery Identifying Hundreds of Unmarked African American Graves,” Georgia Public Broadcasting

June 17, 2016: “Atlanta Concerts: ‘Weird Al’ Tunes from the Tombs and More,” WABE 90.1

June 16, 2016: “Preview: Tunes from the Tombs amps it up a notch with performances from Arrested Development and more this weekend,” ArtsATL

June 16, 2016: “Arrested Development plays Tunes from the Tombs at Oakland Cemetery,” Creative Loafing

June 15, 2016: “The perfect Father’s Day itinerary for metro Atlanta dads,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

June 15, 2016: “Atlanta’s Arrested Development headlines Tunes from the Tombs,” Fox 5 Atlanta

June 14, 2016: “Quick Bites: Krog Street Market eyes LUca Varuni, 26 Thai Kitchen & Bar opens this month,” Creative Loafing Atlanta

June 14, 2016: “See that my grave is kept clean – Tunes from the Tombs returns to Historic Oakland Cemetery June 18,” Georgia Music Magazine

June 11, 2016: “Juneteenth at Oakland Cemetery,” 11Alive

June 10, 2016: “Atlanta’s Oakland Cemetery wants to identify its dead,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

June 10, 2016: “5 Southern novels that aren’t Gone with the Wind,” Atlanta Magazine

June 10, 2016: “Oakland Cemetery contains some 872 remains in African American section,” Saporta Report

June 10, 2016: “Close to home for June 11,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

June 10, 2016: “Weekend Agenda: Celebrate 80 Years of Gone with the Wind,” Garden & Gun

June 9, 2016: “Oakland Cemetery discovers 100s of African-American graves,” 90.1 FM WABE 

June 7, 2016: “More than 800 unmarked African-American graves found at Oakland Cemetery,” Atlanta InTown Paper

June 6, 2016: “8 must-see views of Atlanta’s skyline,” AJC Access Atlanta

June 6, 2016: “Cheers to collaboration: Oakland Cemetery creates a new beer with Red Brick Brewing,” The Saporta Report

June 6, 2016: “Life Music in Oakland Cemetery: Tunes from the Tombs,” Explore Georgia

June 4, 2016: “Grammy Award-winning band Arrested Development gives concert in famous cemetery,” WSB-TV

May 31, 2016: “Summer Fun: Intown heats up with music, art, food & more,” Atlanta INTown Paper

May 30, 2016: “What is the best landmark in Atlanta,” Access Atlanta

May 30, 2016: “Tunes from the Tombs 2016,” All About Atlanta Homes

May 26, 2016: “10 Huge events in Atlanta that you can’t miss,” ASX.com

May 26, 2016: “The Goat Man gets a gravestone at Oakland Cemetery,” 90.1 WABE 

May 25, 2016: “Upcoming in Atlanta,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

May 24, 2016: “10 Can’t-Miss Atlanta festivals,” Explore Georgia

May 23, 2016: “Best Race/Fun Run in Atlanta – Best of Atlanta,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

May 16, 2016: “5 Atlanta tours that celebrate the city’s past and present,” 90.1 WABE

May 15, 2016: “Sunset Hill, a treasure opportunity,” Valdosta Daily Times

May 6, 2016: “Atlanta Mother’s Day events that are bigger than brunch,” WABE 90.1 FM

May 6, 2016: “Wild Georgia: Birds liven up Oakland Cemetery,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

April 29, 2016: “Arrested Development at ‘Tunes from the Tombs’ on June 18,” Access Atlanta

April 29, 2016: “20 Atlanta trees you should know,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

April 18, 2016: “Celebrate Earth Day, Atlanta Style,” MapQuest Parachute

April 13, 2016: “Profile: Cooper Sanchez of Oakland Cemetery’s ‘Illumine’ blurs lines of horticulture and art,” ArtsATL

April 13, 2016: “Photo Vault: Ladies Memorial Association honored Confederate dead,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

April 12, 2016: “Preview: Historic Oakland Foundation’s campaign revitalizes cemetery with ‘Illumine,'” ArtsATL

April 11, 2016: “5 Things You’ll See at ‘Illumine: An Evening of Light and Art in the Gardens,” Occupy My Family

April 8, 2016: “An Atlanta Masters Tradition: Bobby Jones’ grave site,” CBS 46

April 7, 2016: “Light the night at Oakland Cemetery,” Atlanta Real Estate Radio Forum

March 29, 2016: “The South’s best parks and gardens,” Southern Living

March 28, 2016: “21 Atlanta events and Happenings: April 2016,” StyleBlueprint Atlanta

March 21, 2016: “Video: Five things to do in Atlanta,” Travel + Leisure

March 18, 2016: “Close to home for March 19,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

March 14, 2016: “Part two of the ultimate Atlanta bucket list,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

March 11, 2016: “5 best places to see flowers in Atlanta,” Access Atlanta

March 2, 2016: “40 springtime events for Atlanta families in March,” Atlanta Magazine

February 21, 2016: “12 of the most stunning N. American cemeteries,” Mother Nature Network

February 17, 2016: “How to figure out what daffodils are growing in your yard,” The Henry Herald

February 15, 2016: “Tree Walk at Oakland Cemetery,” WSB-TV

February 11, 2016: “7 not-so-typical Valentine’s Day ideas,” ABC News

February 11, 2016: “The best places to kiss in Atlanta,” About.com Travel

February 11, 2016: “3 favorite tales from Love Stories of Oakland Cemetery,” Atlanta Magazine

February 9, 2016: “What should be done with the architecture of white supremacy?” Associated Press

February 8, 2016: “Atlanta Kids Weekend Events: Feb. 12-14,” Red Tricycle

February 8, 2016: “Love Atlanta: What to do with your boo on Valentine’s Day,” Atlanta Intown

February 1, 2016: “14 can’t-miss events in Atlanta this February,” AJC AccessAtlanta 

February 1, 2016: “10 things to do to celebrate Black History Month,” WABE 90.1 FM

January 31, 2016: “What to do in Atlanta – the cultural capital of the south,” Roaming Historian

January 29, 2016: “Oakland Cemetery is alive with events and attractions,” Atlanta Real Estate Forum

January 25, 2016: “17 Atlanta Events & Happenings: February 2016,” StyleBlueprint Atlanta

January 20, 2016: “Seven things to do for Valentine’s Day in Atlanta,” Travel + Leisure

January 18, 2016: “Metro Atlanta residents give back on MLK Day,” WXIA 11Alive 

January 6, 2016: “7 post-holiday Atlanta date ideas that won’t break the bank,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

January 5, 2016: “10 Stunning Cemeteries to Die For,” Oyster.com

January 2, 2016: “The ultimate Atlanta bucket list,” WSB-TV

December 28, 2015: “Actual Factual Georgia: Second ‘Goat Man’ lived near Macon,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

December 9, 2015: “Stepping Back in Time in Georgia,” Smart Meetings

December 3, 2015: “What To Do This Weekend: December 3-6,” Scoutmob

December 2, 2015: “Hear ye, hear ye, Oakland Cemetery celebrates ‘A Victorian Holiday,'” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

November 20, 2015: “Greenhouse dedicated at Oakland Cemetery,” Atlanta INtown 

November 18, 2015: “One way to travel back in time with ‘Gone with the Wind,'” Backstage

November 17, 2015: “Oakland Cemetery greenhouse ribbon cutting set for Nov. 19,” HortiDaily 

November 13, 2015: “Cemetery visitors dig deep to honor the Goat Man,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution 

November 6, 2015: “Large, small lessons in giving,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

November 5, 2015: “Historic Oakland Cemetery’s ‘Goat Man’ gets a final footnote,” WXIA 11Alive

October 30, 2015: “Halloween awakens spirits at Historic Oakland Cemetery,” WABE 90.1 FM

October 28, 2015: “Capturing the Spirit of Oakland Halloween Tour,” WSB-TV

October 28, 2015: “Five spooky facts about Halloween in Atlanta,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

October 26, 2015: “Cemetery field trips bring history to life for high schoolers,” U.S. News & World Report Education

October 25, 2015: “Capturing the Spirit of Oakland tours showcase the history of a storied cemetery,” 11Alive

October 20, 2015: “America’s hippest cemetery: Graveyards become favorite hangout as cemeteries offer activities to celebrate life,” Headlines & Global News

October 19, 2015: “If Walls Could Talk: 6 Landmark Spaces Making Meeting History,” Collaborate 

October 17, 2015: “Delightfully Spooky Wedding Venues in Every U.S. State,” Buzzfeed

October 17, 2015: “Sunday Conversation with Tom Deardorff,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

October 9, 2015: “A drone’s eye view of Oakland Cemetery,” Atlanta Magazine

October 6, 2015: “People 2 People: Sunday in the Park,” WSB-TV

October 1, 2015: “33 spooktacular October events for Atlanta families,” Atlanta Magazine

September 23, 2015: “Red Brick Rosemary’s Boneyard Brew, a Oakland Cemetery Collab,” Beer Street Journal

September 22, 2015: “The Hash: Drunken popsicle recipes, Rosemary’s Boneyard Brew, and more,” Creative Loafing Atlanta

September 2015: “10 historical graveyard tours across America,” Country Living

September 16, 2015: “Oakland Cemetery pays homage to Beaumont ‘Beau’ Allen,” Atlanta Business Chronicle

August 14, 2015: “Oakland Cemetery comes alive in the fall,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

August 12, 2015: “Events explore resonance of Leo Frank case,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

August 7, 2015: “You need to follow these Atlanta Instagram accounts right now,” AJC Access Atlanta

July 20, 2015: “Soak in Atlanta’s local scene while you work,” CNN Airport Network, “Office With A View” 

July 9, 2015: “Tunes From the Tombs,” WSB-TV

July 6, 2015: “Atlanta’s Oakland Cemetery Gets a New Greenhouse,” WABE 90.1 FM

June 29, 2015: “Buckhead Men’s Club greenhouse moving, makes way for Cyclorama,” Buckhead View

June 25, 2015: “Buckhead Garden Club offers greenhouse to Oakland Cemetery,” Reporter Newspapers

June 23, 2015: “Oakland Cemetery gets a new greenhouse,” Atlanta Magazine

June 17, 2015: “The 20 best things to do in Atlanta,” TimeOut Atlanta

June 11, 2015: “Oakland Cemetery will get new greenhouse,” Atlanta INtown Paper

June 11, 2015: “Atlanta’s Oakland Cemetery getting new ‘hothouse,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

June 11, 2015: “Atlanta Weekend Concerts: Tunes From the Tombs and Morrissey,” WABE 90.1

June 11, 2015: “What to do in Atlanta: Music June 10-17,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

June 11, 2015: “What To Do This Weekend, June 11-14,” Scoutmob

June 9, 2015: “5 things to explore at Tunes From the Tombs,” ExploreGeorgia.org 

June 5, 2015: “19 Atlanta festivals to enjoy in June,” Atlanta Magazine

June 5, 2015: “Deloitte Cleans Up Oakland Cemetery,” WXIA 11 Alive

June 3, 2015: “I Heart My City: Elizabeth’s Atlanta,” National Geographic’s Beyond the Guidebook

June 1, 2015: “Atlanta, A City that Rose from the Ashes of the Civil War,” At Home Memphis & Midsouth

June 2015: “How to Tie the Knot In Style: Unconventional Weddings,” GQ

May 29, 2015: “Summer fun: Art, movies, music and more,” Atlanta INtown

May 27, 2015: “Tunes From the Tombs Music Fest Coming to Oakland Cemetery,” Georgia Music Magazine

May 22, 2015: “Review: A ‘Cryptophonic Sound Art Event at Atlanta’s Oakland Cemetery,” Burnaway.org 

May 21, 2015: “Atlanta ‘Staycation’ options abound for Memorial Day Weekend,” 90.1 WABE

May 21, 2015: “5 hidden stories of Oakland Cemetery,” Access Atlanta

May 3, 2015: “Weekend roundup: Cryptophonic Tour, Fire In the Fourth,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

May 1, 2015: “Matthew Sweet to headline Oakland Cemetery’s Tunes From the Tombs,” Atlanta-Journal Constitution

April 30, 2015: “Weekend Arts Agenda: Oakland Cemetery’s Cryptophonic Tour,” Creative Loafing Atlanta

April 29, 2015: “The folks of ROAM are breathing new life into Oakland Cemetery,” Scoutmob

April 28, 2015: “Oakland Cemetery sounds off with Cryptophonic Tour,” Atlanta-Journal Constitution

April 28, 2015: “Preview: Oakland Cemetery will come to life Saturday with sound art of ‘Cryptophonic Tour’,” ArtsATL.com 

April 21, 2015: “Spotted In Georgia: Oakland Cemetery,” GeorgiaTrend

April 20, 2015: “Atlanta’s Top 15 Spring Festivals in 2015,” About.com Travel 

April 9, 2015: “Exploring Widows Walks and More of Oakland Cemetery Tour,” 90.1 WABE

March 30, 2015: “Sound Tour Brings Oakland Cemetery’s History To Life,” 90.1 WABE

January 26, 2015: “New Oakland Cemetery video series starts with Jewish burials,” Atlanta-Journal Constitution

December 8, 2014: “11 Ways to Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Gone With the Wind,” Explore Georgia

November 12, 2014: “Re-imagine Memorial Drive,” Atlanta-Journal Constitution

November 11, 2014: “Historic Oakland Cemetery Wins ARC Honor,” WABE 90.1

November 10, 2014: “Oakland Cemetery Wins Excellence Award,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution

November 10, 2014: “Oakland Cemetery Named 2014 Great Place Winner,” Creative Loafing Atlanta

October 1, 2014: “6 Picks for Oakland Cemetery’s Vintage Street Fest,” ExploreGeorgia.org 

October 23, 2013: “Oakland Cemetery completes major restoration project,” Atlanta Intown

October 14, 2013: “Halloween tour at Oakland uncovers Atlanta’s colorful history,” WABE 90.1

September 20, 2013: “Movie filming, events keep things lively at Oakland Cemetery,” AccessAtlanta

May 2013: Tunes From the Tombs featured in the most recent edition of Cabbagetown Neighbor.

April 25, 2013: Do two of Andrew’s Raiders deserve the Medal of Honor?  Learn about the families’ efforts in this 11Alive piece about the participants of The great Locomotive Chase.

April 24, 2013: CBS Atlanta Better Mornings on the Do Good project with our very own, Sara Henderson.

April 8, 2013: ‘Death Cafes’ normalize a difficult, not morbid, topic.

April 2013: What would you do if you had only 48 hours in Atlanta? Visit Oakland Cemetery of course! Article from National Geographic Traveler.

March 28, 2013: “Help restore and revive Oakland Cemetery,” Creative Loafing Atlanta

March 15, 2013: Jeff Hullinger of 11Alive speaks with Executive Director, David Moore, about the changes to Oakland after the 2008 Tornado.

March 13, 2013  The AJC’s Mark Davis discusses the aftermath of the Atlanta Tornado on the five year anniversary of the storm.