Skip to page body Home Government Residents Visitors Doing Business Newsroom How Do I...
News Review
City of Atlanta to Host New Year’s Eve’s Peach Drop at Underground Atlanta
Posted Date: 12/22/2016 11:30 AM
Mayor Kasim Reed press release header

Mayor’s Office of Communications 
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303

Anne Torres, Director
404-330-6423, office
404-904-2618, cell
Jewanna Gaither, Deputy Press Secretary
404-330-6942, office
404-357-5829, cell

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 22, 2016

Media Advisory

City of Atlanta to Host New Year’s Eve’s Peach Drop at Underground Atlanta

WHO: Mayor Kasim Reed
NE-YO, Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and actor
Collective Soul
Ryan Cameron, V103 morning host and Hawks PA announcer


Mayor Kasim Reed will join City of Atlanta residents and visitors at Underground Atlanta to witness the iconic Peach Drop, which signifies the closing of year 2016 and the welcoming of year 2017. The Peach Drop is an annual celebration on New Year's Eve held at historic Underground Atlanta since 1989.

Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and actor NE-YO and local rock band Collective Soul will perform at this year’s event. Admission is free.


Saturday, December 31, 2016
5:00 p.m. – Underground Atlanta opens
7:00 p.m. – Entertainment begins

WHERE: Underground Atlanta
50 Upper Alabama Street
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Entrances are located on Peachtree Street, Marietta Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.

NOTE: No weapons are allowed on the event premises and personal items such as handbags and book bags are checked at all entrances.

# # #

For more information about the City of Atlanta, please visit or watch City Channel 26. Follow the City of Atlanta on Facebook and Twitter @CityofAtlanta. Follow Mayor Reed on Facebook and Twitter @Kasim Reed