Econo Lodge Stone Mountain
1820 Mountain Ind. Blvd.
Tucker, GA 30084
Phone: (770) 939-8440
Fax: (770) 934-1575
Located a little away from downtown Stone Mountain, Victory Church is one of the largest churches in the city. Originally established in Lithonia, in 1987, the church moved to its current facility in 1994. With a lively program of community events, and through its ministries, the church engages adults and children alike in its mission. The church's facilities are available for private rentals as well as weddings. Check website for more information.
This multidisciplinary art center was chartered to explore, teach and share the arts with people throughout the Atlanta area. The facility includes classrooms, a dance studio, two private music rehearsal rooms and a pottery studio. Of special interest to out-of-towners is the center's annual storytelling festival, A Tour of Southern Ghosts. It is one of the most popular events of the fall season and attracts fun-loving kids of all ages. A nice gift and art shop is also on site amid the center's Art Station shops. See website for full list of activities and events, as well as season ticket package information. The place is open from Monday to Saturday from 10a.
One of the primary places of worship in the city, Mount Carmel Christian Church was originally established as the Panthersville Christian Church in Decatur. The church moved to Stone Mountain in 1989 and has been serving the community since then. The church engages children, youth and adults alike through its numerous ministries to help them achieve spiritual enlightenment. The church also participates in numerous outreach programs throughout the world. Check website for more information.
Touted as one of the largest Hindu temples outside India, the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir is a beauty to behold. Dedicated to Lord Swaminarayan, it is constructed from Italian Carrara marble, pink sandstone and Turkish limestone. It consists of a sanctum-sanctorum surrounded by five pillars symbolizing the Himalayan mountains. The architecture has a fine detailing. Many community activities are organized here.
Laurel Ridge Elementary School is part of the DeKalb County Schools District, and serves the northern neighborhoods of the city. With experienced faculty and an excellent academic program, the school offers a warm atmosphere that encourages learning. Top notch infrastructure and facilities support the school's vision of academic excellent. Check website for more information.
The owners of That Pottery Place challenge you to come on out to Decatur and 'party like Picasso'. Offering a full line of interesting pieces for your painting pleasure, this fun spot just east of town hosts nightly art festivals for those with a flair for the brush. Call early to pre-book a special pottery party for your next social gathering or casual business outing. The studio is among downtown Decatur's most popular destinations, so make your reservations in advance.
Established in 2006, this sprawling facility is the home ground of the Atlanta Silverbacks soccer club. The complex features three football fields and one professional football stadium with a capacity of 5000 spectators. Apart from the soccer club, the facility is also the home venue of women's semi-professional football team. The complex is host to numerous league and club-level matches throughout the year. Check website for more.
For those who want a creative way to get fit, Stone Summit offers a 60 feet (18.29 meters) high climbing wall to scale. Combining yoga classes and climbing sessions, it ensures patrons an all-round fitness of the body and mind. Touted as the largest climbing gym in the country, it is a popular venue for adults and children who can be seen engaging in the arduous challenges. The well-versed staff ensures the security of the patrons. Engage in a session here to experience an adrenaline rush and a memorable time.
Oak Grove United Methodist Church witnesses numerous locals and visitors who drop by to offer prayers and seek peace. The main motto of the church is to ensure spiritual and intellectual development of the people and the society as a whole. Young ones and adults can participate in a plethora of activities conducted by the church including counselling services, prayer sessions, choir music events and courses in performing arts. Check website for more information.
Dekalb Medical Center is a prominent acute-care hospital with 591 beds. This non-profit medical center comprises of three hospital campuses in Decatur offering Inpatient and outpatient surgical services, long-term acute care, emergency and trauma services, cardiology, behavioral health, senior care and rehabilitation facilities.
Redan High School is part of the DeKalb County Schools system, and offers excellent facilities for well-rounded education. Besides its sterling academic program, the school also offers comprehensive athletic and extracurricular facilities for overall development of the students. Check website for more information.
North Decatur Presbyterian Church is located at the corner of Scott Boulevard and Medlock Road. It is an inclusive church which focusses on building a community where faith and love are the primary virtues. The church takes various initiatives to foster social bonding like free dinner on first Friday of every month, lunch after Sunday prayers and so on. Come and experience the feeling of oneness. Visit website for more details.