It's taking your son to his first or 50th Braves game or letting your little cheerleader meet a professional one. It's leaving the game with a belly full of All-American hotdogs, peanuts, and cracker jacks. It's returning home with a foam finger and yet another team t-shirt. It's about being miles away from the big game, the next SportsCenter top 10 highlight, or the next Atlanta sports history moment. Dunwoody, GA is your pregame and postgame destination. With premier restaurants, bars, shopping, and close proximity to the action, road tripping here is sure to take your tailgating experience above and beyond.
Not really sure how to get the ball rolling? No worries, we are here to help you make the perfect play. As long as you stick to these x's and o's, you will walk away with the win. Here's your game plan:
Assemble your team: Who do you want sitting next to you on the Jumbotron? If you surround yourself with the best squad, there's no way you can lose.
Secure your spot: Will it be the Braves, Falcons, or the Hawks? Or maybe the new and exciting Atlanta United? Don't forget about the College Football Hall of Fame! Being so close to so many sporting opportunities will have your life feeling like an ESPN channel lineup.
Book the rooms: Yeah that part about being extremely close to it all? That happens when you book your stay in Dunwoody. Take your pick from any of our seven hotels - all within walking distance of restaurants, entertainment, and shopping. Each hotel offers shuttle service to and from Perimeter Center as well as transit stations, making them even more clutch.
Head to Dunwoody: Pack your weekend getaway essentials and hit the road. We are so easy to get to. Check in and rest up. You have a big day ahead!
The big day has arrived which means you all are officially on the clock. Be True to Atlanta by perfecting your Dirty Bird moves and keeping your Chop Arm Strong. Kickoff begins at Alon's Bakery and Market for breakfast and tailgating supplies. They offer a lot more than just peanuts and cracker jacks. For even more home field advantage, tackle one of Dunwoody's best sandwiches from E. 48th Street Market to keep you full through halftime. You've got your gear and your grub, now let's get you to the game.
When it comes to transportation, you've got options. Get downtown in a snap with MARTA or call a personal ride with Uber. Looking to drive there yourself? Click the links below to avoid any parking penalties. Now that you know how to get there, the ball is in your court. Pick a game, select your seats, and root, root, root for the home team (if they don't win, it's a shame.)
Atlanta Braves: Schedule | Tickets | Directions
Atlanta Dream: Schedule | Tickets | Directions
Atlanta Falcons: Schedule | Tickets | Directions
Atlanta Hawks: Schedule | Tickets | Directions
Atlanta United: Schedule | Tickets | Directions
Georgia Tech: Schedule | Tickets | Directions
Georgia State: Schedule | Tickets | Directions
Celebrate the Win
No matter the final score, weekend getaways are always a win. That's a cause for celebration. When you head back to Dunwoody for the night, stop in at any of the following bars and restaurants for a midnight snack and a cold, refreshing nightcap while you watch those game highlights:
The key to a victorious weekend begins and ends here. Plan your sports getaway in Dunwoody just 10 miles outside Atlanta.