New Year's in New York City culminates in a ball drop, but celebrate New Year’s Eve in Atlanta, GA and you’ll see many Atlantans mark the occasion by dropping an 800-pound peach - a statewide symbol.
Bring your family to the 24th Annual Peach Drop, the largest New Year’s Eve party in the Southeast, on Monday December 31, 2012 at Underground Atlanta for a family-friendly way to celebrate New Years in Atlanta.
Kicking off at 11:00 AM with tons of kids activities at the Family Fun & Budding Peach Stage. Check out live entertainment and balloon artists, get your face painted, enjoy carnival-style rides or feast on delicious foods from the New Year’s Eve vendors.
Live music also begins early at Kenny’s Alley where you can enjoy music, watch the Chick-fil-A Bowl as well as the Peach Drop live on the big screen. Performers take the Peach Drop Main Stage beginning at 6:00 PM before welcoming the New Year with a spectacular fireworks display. Visit the Peach Drop official website for more information on this New Year’s Eve event in Atlanta.
Reserve your accommodations at the Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center to make the most of New Year's Eve in Atlanta, GA. Our hotel, offering luxury guest accommodations, modern amenities, is located in the heart of Buckhead near great shopping and dining and just minutes from the Peach Drop. With the MARTA Lenox Station just a block from our front doors you can attend the Peach Drop by taking MARTA to Five Points Station or Peachtree Center Station. Book your stay online or by calling 404-261-9250.