Are you ready for this year’s SEC Championship Game in Atlanta? Football fans everywhere flock to our city for the annual matchup, and the competition is always fierce. We have you covered with information on how to catch the action, what to do in Atlanta, and where to stay nearby. Read on to find out more and prepare yourself for the excitement. Don’t forget to read through our free Travel Guide, too! It’s the best way to ensure an unforgettable trip from start to finish!
Check Out This Year’s SEC Championship Game in Atlanta!
When and Where You Can See It
The SEC football schedule kicks off each year at the end of August, and only the best teams make it to the championship game. If all goes well, you can see your favorite team battle it out in Atlanta! The Georgia Bulldogs took home the title for the 2017 SEC championship. Who will win this year? Find out on the first Saturday in December at the recently constructed Mercedes-Benz Stadium! It’s only 12 minutes away from our Midtown Atlanta bed and breakfast, and you won’t want to miss it!
Stadium Information and Local Tips
Mercedes-Benz Stadium offers ample parking, and you’re welcome to reserve a spot ahead of time. You can reach the fields via a short walk from the parking lots. Or, feel free to get a group together and tailgate the action! The Stadium has partnered up with local companies to provide you with everything you need, including tents, tables, chairs, and catering!
There are several excellent restaurants nearby to grab a meal before the game. However, if you get hungry while cheering for your favorite team, you can find a variety of food and beverage options throughout the stadium. Grab some nachos, a hot dog, or a burger and head back to your seat for more excitement!
What to Do in Atlanta
Come for the SEC Championship Game, but stay for the wide variety of additional things to do in Atlanta! We recommend visiting for the whole weekend to get the full Atlanta experience. Throw the football around at Piedmont Park, take a tour at the World of Coca-Cola, or get an up-close look at marine life at the Georgia Aquarium! You may even be able to attend another breathtaking event in Midtown Atlanta.
Where You Should Stay Near the Stadium
Experience an incredible trip that you’ll be telling your friends about for years to come. Not only are we experts on the exciting happenings in Atlanta, but we offer the finest accommodations in the area. Our luxurious guest rooms are the perfect options for relaxation after a fun-filled day in the city. We even provide top-notch amenities, including a gourmet breakfast each morning to start your day off right.
Consider The Piedmont room for your weekend getaway in Atlanta. With its elegant design, cozy fireplace, and queen-size bed, it’s a recipe for luxury in Midtown Atlanta. Plus, Stonehurst Place is near all of the remarkable attractions in the city, including Mercedes-Benz Stadium!
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For more information on things to do in Atlanta, be sure to request your free Travel Guide! You might discover even more events and attractions you never knew were here!