(Photo Credit: Paul Abell, Courtesy ATL Super Bowl Host Committee)

Super Bowl Week: Where to go, what to do in Atlanta!

Check out this great guide from the ACVB!

January 27, 2019

As the opening paragraph on the Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau website says, "From sweet tea to Peachtrees, ATL has it all. Discover the A’s many food destinations, family-fun attractions, exciting nightlife and thriving music scene. Explore culturally rich neighborhoods huddled around Downtown where adventure awaits all those searching for a true ATLien experience."

This city has it ALL. 

Way more to offer than just meets the eye. More than just the Super Bowl Experience and Super Bowl Live events happening at the GWCC.

More than just our Big Game Weekend Events happening at City Hall on Jan 31st, Feb 1st and Feb 2nd.

Even more than the concerts happening EVERYWHERE.

UPDATE: Tuesday, Jan 29th, 2019

The Super Bowl Experience Driven By Hyundai will open at 3 pm today! PLEASE do not head downtown earlier. Get your tickets here for this afternoon, IF you are venturing out in the cold this afternoon. Wrap up and stay warm guys! Those temps are no joke!

UPDATE: Monday, Jan 28th, 2019

The Bridgestone Fan Gallery will be located in Building A of the Georgia World Congress Center from now through—Friday, February 1 and is open to Super Bowl Experience ticketholders only. 

The Fan Gallery offers a unique opportunity for fans to watch broadcasters, like our sister station 92.9 The Game, professional athletes and celebrity guests in action during Super Bowl week.

Hours of Operation:
Monday, January 28: 3 PM – 6 PM
Tuesday, January 29: 3 PM – 6 PM
Wednesday, January 30: 3 PM – 8 PM
Thursday, January 31: 4 PM – 8 PM
Friday, February 1: 10 AM – 8 PM

But let's start with those obvious Super Bowl events and work our way out from there.

Super Bowl Experience Driven by Hyundai is the NFL's interactive theme park celebrating Super Bowl LIII in Georgia World Congress Center (Building B). Participate in immersive exhibits and interactive games, take photos with the Vince Lombardi Trophy, collect free NFL player and Legend autographs, get an up-close look at the collection of all 52 Super Bowl rings and more! 

The most exciting, continuous event surrounding Super Bowl LIII also gives fans the chance to train like an NFL player at Combine Corner with the 3 Cone Drill, 40-Yard Dash and the Broad Jump! After testing skills on the field, see what happens off the field with behind-the-scenes access to NFL Network player and celebrity interviews at the Bridgestone Fan Gallery located at Georgia World Congress Center (Building A). 

For the first time, the NFL has introduced variable ticket pricing for Super Bowl Experience. With the purchase of one $20 adult ticket, up to 3 complimentary tickets for kids 12 and under will be offered at the Super Bowl Experience Box Office only Monday, January 28 through Wednesday, January 30. Tickets permit entry for a particular day and time.

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Super Bowl LIVE presented by Verizon is the Atlanta Super Bowl Host Committee’s free-to-the-public fan village, which will highlight Atlanta’s vibrant culture and music scene, featuring concerts produced by GRAMMY Award-Winning Producer Jermaine Dupri. Super Bowl LIVE presented by Verizon will be open from Saturday, January 26 – Saturday, February 2 at Centennial Olympic Park in downtown Atlanta.

Together with Super Bowl Experience Driven by Hyundai, Super Bowl LIVE presented by Verizon will be the hub of fan energy and excitement leading up to Gameday.

Super Bowl LIVE presented by Verizon will feature family-friendly activities for fans of all ages. It will offer a fun – and free – way for locals and visitors alike to enjoy the extravaganza that is the sporting world’s biggest annual event.

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Kickoff Super Bowl LIII festivities at Super Bowl Opening Night Fueled by Gatorade on Monday, January 28. Be a part of the action as the Super Bowl players and coaches address the nation for the first time LIVE from State Farm Arena in Atlanta! The event is the first interaction that Super Bowl players and coaches from both teams have with media before the Super Bowl, and the only time the two teams will be in one location before the game.
A limited number of tickets for Super Bowl Opening Night Fueled by Gatorade are available for purchase beginning December 18 starting as low as $29.

Visit NFL.com/OpeningNightOnsale for more details.

The Super Bowl Gospel Celebration is the first and only concert sanctioned by the NFL that brings together Elite football players, Grammy Award-winning artists, and celebrities, all on one stage to for a joyful evening of inspiration to kick-off the Super Bowl LII Weekend.

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The NFL-sanctioned Athletes in Action Super Bowl Breakfast has taken place in the Super Bowl host city every year since 1988, drawing sellout crowds to hear from some of sport’s biggest names. The Bart Starr Award, presented at the breakfast, honors Starr’s lifelong commitment to serving as a positive role model to his family, teammates and community. The winner of the Bart Starr Award is determined by NFL-player balloting at the end of the regular season, making it one of only two individual honors selected by the players themselves.

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The Taste of the NFL is an annual strolling wine and food event featuring a chef from each NFL city serving their signature dish alongside a current or alumni NFL player. The result? 35+ food stations where guests can sample fine cuisine, meet and mingle with renowned chefs and NFL greats and participate in a silent auction with unique sports memorabilia and other exciting items. This "Party with a Purpose" is a ticketed event that raises awareness and dollars for hunger relief locally and nationally.

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The three-night festival will give football fans and the entire city of Atlanta an opportunity to enjoy the artists they love from Thursday, January 31 through Saturday, February 2 at Atlanta’s fully transformed, premium, sports and live entertainment venue, State Farm Arena. 

  • Thursday, January 31 -- Ludacris & Friends, Quality Control Presents: Migos, Lil Yachty, & Lil Baby. Plus Metro Boomin + Special Guests, a DJ set by Lil Jon, & more
  • Friday, February 1 -- Aerosmith and Post Malone
  • Saturday, February 2 -- Bruno Mars and Cardi B

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And that's JUST the main Super Bowl affiliated events. You know, the ones that can actually say "Super Bowl" in their title...

There are hundreds of other events happening that have to use the phrase "Big Game". 

You can get a complete list of those there on the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau website.

What are some of the ones we'll be keeping our eyes on?

Glad you asked...

Welcome to the next level of Maxim - Maxim Experiences. Maxim Magazine is a leading brand in lifestyle and entertainment and their events collectively embody luxury, style, and sophistication. Held during the 2019 NFL Super Bowl 53 weekend, Maxim brings you the most highly anticipated and influential parties year after year.

Combining sports, music, fashion and art, Maxim delivers all the elements to excite the senses. Experiential production including theatrical lighting, concert level sound, and unique brand activations enhance your experience.

Last year in 2018, Maxim delivered A-List musical performances by Cardi B, Post Malone and Marshmello along with a guest list of sport and entertainment celebrities.

So this one might just out of control.

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Headliners: DJ Snoopadelic aka Snoop Dogg, Lil Wayne, DJ IRIE, SI Swimsuit Models and more. This party will welcome select SI Swimsuit models as special guests. All-Inclusive Open Bar. Premium Open Bar including liquor, beer, wine and soda. 

VIP Tables Include: Reserved table with dedicated Bottle Service and replenished spirits, access to VIP Field, fast entrance lane, premium open bars, VIP bathrooms, & headline entertainment.

VIP Tickets (Field Pass) Include: Includes VIP admission, access to VIP Field, VIP Bathrooms, fast entrance lane, premium open bars, & headline entertainment.

GA Tickets Include: Includes admission, premium open bars, & headline entertainment.

Ages: 21+ only

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