What Are the Top Events at Georgia Tech?

Georgia Tech, also known as the Georgia Institute of Technology, is one of the top-ranked public colleges in the country with over 25,000 students. If you’ve never seen these individuals showcase their talents, then you must attend one of the events at Georgia Tech! There are several different options, including theatrical performances, athletic competitions, art shows, and more. Read on to learn more about what you can expect when you visit this sprawling campus near Stonehurst Place!

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Popular Types of Events at Georgia Tech

Note: Please keep in mind that Georgia Tech’s events might be canceled or postponed due to COVID-19. Please visit the school’s website for the most up-to-date information on specific events.


While the university primarily focuses on engineering and technology fields, there are so many students that excel in the arts and theater departments. You can enjoy remarkable concerts, captivating plays, dance performances, and more. Several of these events take place at the Ferst Center for the Arts, which is a lovely setting with over 1,000 seats and an orchestra pit.


Many of you likely already know this, but Georgia Tech also has impressive sports teams. Consider witnessing them go toe-to-toe with other top universities in football, basketball, baseball, and more. It’s easy to purchase tickets online, and the school even offers a special discount for military personnel and first responders!


Of course, Georgia Tech also hosts a variety of academic events. There are conferences, workshops, and seminars that are sure to pique your interest. Alumni are also invited to attend a variety of exclusive events if you graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology!

Stay Nearby at Stonehurst Place

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If you’d like to attend an event at Georgia Tech, then Stonehurst Place is the ideal place to stay. Our luxurious, art-filled inn is only five minutes away from the campus and features a variety of elegant rooms and suites. Plus, you get to wake up to gourmet, homemade breakfasts each morning. We’ll even customize the ingredients depending on your diet, allergies, or preferences! There’s simply no better option for lodging in the area. Book your stay with us today!