This New Year’s Eve will be a busy day in downtown Atlanta. The Chick-fil-A Bowl parade and fan events will warm everyone up, then revelers will be arriving for the Peach Drop in Underground Atlanta just as tailgaters are getting really serious about the game inside the Georgia Dome. This year’s ACC vs. SEC matchup features the Virginia Tech Hokies and Tennessee Vols.
Tips from veteran Chick-fil-A Bowl attendees are welcome in the comments! Otherwise, here’s what football fans need to know before they head to downtown Atlanta on New Year’s Eve:
When and where:
- The Chick-fil-A Bowl kicks off at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 31. Gates open at the Georgia Dome at 5:30 p.m. Find tickets.
- The Big Green Egg Scholarship Luncheon and Chalk Talk for fans runs