Thanksgiving is a time for eating, shopping, and giving thanks! But after the turkey is carved and the shopping is done, there are still plenty of fun activities available! Atlanta is a city bustling with sports, music, and shows. Don’t stay in a turkey coma all weekend; check out these great events in Atlanta over Thanksgiving weekend!
Attend a Hawks Game
The Atlanta Hawks will play two games over Thanksgiving weekend: the first on Friday and the second on Saturday. Bring the whole family down to Philips Arena to watch an exciting NBA match! Tickets start at just $37, so this is an affordable family outing!
- Atlanta Hawks vs. New York Knicks: Philips Arena- November 24 at 7:30 pm
- Atlanta Hawks vs. Toronto Raptors: Philips Arena- November 25 at 7:30 pm
Listen to Southern Music
Atlanta always has some great music to offer! Thanksgiving weekend is no different. Atlanta based band Blackberry Smoke plays The Tabernacle for a mix of bluegrass and Southern Rock. The Variety Playhouse is also featuring a band with Atlanta flavor as they host country rock band, Drivin N’ Cryin!
- Blackberry Smoke: The Tabernacle- November 24 at 8:00 pm
- Drivin’ N’ Cryin: Variety Playhouse – November 25 at 8:30 pm
Watch a Great College Football Rivalry Game
Aptly dubbed the “Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate” game, the Georgia Tech vs. Georgia game is sure to be a good one! Since 1893, this has been a heated rivalry between the two Georgia schools! On Saturday afternoon, the rivalry continues at Bobby Dodd Stadium. The Georgia Bulldogs may be a top-10 team in the nation, but Georgia Tech always puts up a good fight!
- Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Georgia Bulldogs: Bobby Dodd Stadium, November 25 at 12:00 pm
Attend a Falcons Game
Fresh off a win against the Seattle Seahawks, the Atlanta Falcons will be raring to go this Sunday! Sunday’s game is only their second divisional game of the season, and the Falcons are looking to prove their worth after a slow start to the season. Don’t miss the Falcons versus the Buccaneers this Sunday. Not only will the game be an exciting one, but the brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium is a sight to see!
- Atlanta Falcons vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Mercedes-Benz Stadium- November 26 at 1:00 pm
Front Row Seats Thanksgiving Weekend Deal
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