Mayor’s Office of Communications
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 22, 2016
City of Atlanta to Host New Year’s Eve’s Peach Drop at Underground Atlanta
||Mayor Kasim Reed
NE-YO, Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter and actor
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
50 Upper Alabama Street
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Entrances are located on Peachtree Street, Marietta Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive.
||No weapons are allowed on the event premises and personal items such as handbags and book bags are checked at all entrances.
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