Sept. 20, 2012
Yellow Jacket fans are encouraged to take part in several fun and family-friendly activities surrounding the Georgia Tech-Miami football game on Saturday.
Tech Town on Friday Night
Start off your weekend by coming to Tech Town at Atlantic Station. On Fridays before home football games, Central Park in Atlantic Station turns old gold and white at 7 p.m. Georgia Tech cheerleaders, Goldrush and the Yellow Jacket Marching Band perform in a pep rally atmosphere. Fans can get their photos taken with Buzz, the mascot, and the Ramblin’ Wreck.
Students on campus can take the free shuttle from campus to Tech Town to take part in all the fun at Atlantic Station. Shuttle service is available from four convenient pick-up locations at the Student Center, athletic department, graduate living center and Fitten Hall from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Atlantic Station Gameday Shuttle Service
Take advantage of complimentary game day shuttle service between Atlantic Station and Bobby Dodd Stadium. Park at Atlantic Station, beat the traffic to campus and enjoy a meal before or after the game at any of the restaurants and establishments on-site. The shuttle drops fans off just two blocks from the stadium.
Come to Fowler Street three hours before kickoff and enjoy expanded activities for the entire family. The band this week — Southside of the Tracks — will play live music that the entire family can enjoy onCalloway Plaza prior to the start of the game. Additionally, inflatables, face painters, concessions and interactive promotions are planned for the whole family to enjoy.
Yellow Jacket Alley
Be the first to greet the team! Two hours and 30 minutes prior to each home game, make your way over to Yellow Jacket Alley (Brittain Drive) to see your favorite players up close and cheer them on as they march into Bobby Dodd Stadium. Listen for the whistle to blow 15 minutes before the team is to arrive.
Take A Look Inside McCamish Pavilion
The new home for Georgia Tech Basketball, McCamish Pavilion, will be open prior to the Miami game from 12-2 p.m for the general public to take a sneak peek at our new state of the art basketball facility. Fans can also visit McCamish Pavilion Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. beginning Monday, Sept. 24 for prospective ticket buyers.
AT&T: This Week’s Sponsor
This week’s game is brought to you by AT&T. Make sure to visit their booth on Bobby Dodd Way as you make your way to the game. AT&T will also be giving away GT footballs to a select number of people exiting the game on Saturday.