Cascade Avenue Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The affluent Cascade Avenue is located in Fulton County, in southwest Atlanta near Interstates 285 and 20, as well as near Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. The community is filled with single-family homes, condominiums, retail stores, entertainment such as skating rinks and movie theaters, and churches. Also, there is a nice amount of green space, and a well-kept public golf course and driving range.
John A. White Golf Course is open mostly every day, except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day, and is the site for corporate outings, family golfing, and men’s day out. Located on the site of this golf course is The First Tee of Atlanta. This is a non-profit organization that offers golf and life skills to the youth of Atlanta. First Tee of Atlanta serves over 600 young people per year, using a 9-hole golf course, and 40+ tee range.
Cascade is close to Greenbriar Mall, which has been recently renovated. With Macy’s and Burlington Coat Factory as anchors, Greenbriar Mall is also home to Greenbriar 12 Movie Theater, and over 100 retail stores. Greenbriar Mall also has restaurants, including Abdullah The Butcher, Captain D’s, Checkers, Chik-fil-A, Great American Cookie, New Dragon, International House of Pancakes, The Patty Post, Piccadilly, The Pearl Bistro and Bar, Prime Deli, and T’s Fish and More.
A family-oriented venue located in Cascade is The Cascade Atlanta Family Fun Center. It is equipped with a 15,000-square-foot maple skating rink that includes modern lighting and an updated sound system. The center also has a 144-foot projection screen displaying music videos, and the snack bar serves pizza, hamburgers, and chicken wings. The skating rink and arcade center is open seven days a week and is fun for the whole family.
Cascade has long been an area where many of Atlanta’s prominent African Americans have lived, and continue to live, including former Mayor and Ambassador Andrew Young, and baseball great Hank Aaron.