Saturday, October 2, 2010
OPENING CEREMONIES: 7:00 am
The corner of Harris and Courtland Streets in Downtown Atlanta
Cheering Station # 1- 8:30 am- 9:00 am – Piedmont Park, Charles Allen Gate on 10th St., street parking is available, but obey all “No Parking” signs.
Cheering Station # 2- 9:00 am – 10:30am – Morningside Village, North Highland Ave; parking is available at area businesses.
Cheering Station # 3- 9:30 am – 11:30 am – 1406 Oxford Rd (intersection of Oxford Rd and North Decatur Rd) at the entrance to Emory University. Parking is available at area businesses and there are several great lunch spots in the area.
Cheering Station #4- 10:00 am –12 Noon – Ponce de Leon Ave from Clifton Rd to Briarcliff Rd.
Cheering Station #5- 12:00 Noon – 2:30 pm Dickey Drive at the Emory University Campus
Cheering Station #6- 12:00 Noon – 2:30pm Emory Presbyterian Church, 1886 North Decatur Road. Parking may be available at church (not confirmed at time of publishing). This is a great opportunity for families to go to cheering station #3 then have lunch and then go to #6 just up the road
Cheering Station # 7- 12:15pm – 2:45 pm Intersection of N Decatur Road and Clairmont Avenue
Cheering Station # 8- 12:30 pm-3:30 pm N Ponce de Leon Ave, Olmsted Park,
Cheering Station #9- 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm Lake Claire Park, Lakeshore Drive
Cheering Station # 10- 1:00pm – 4:30pm Candler Park Village at McLendon Avenue; parking is available at area businesses.
Cheering Station # 11- 1:15 pm – 4:45 PM Little Five Points; the intersection of Moreland Ave, McLendon Ave and Eculid Ave
Cheering Station #12- 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm North Highland Ave from Sampson Street to Copenhill Avenue
Sunday, October 3, 2010
Cheering Station # 1- 8:15 AM – 8:45 AM Fox Theatre, Peachtree Street
Cheering Station #2- 8:30 am – 9:00 am Piedmont Ave and 10th Street
Cheering Station #3- 8:30 am – 9:00 am Colony Square, Peachtree Street
Cheering Station #4- 8:50 am – 9:40 am Office Building at West Peachtree and Peachtree, across from Cox Broadcasting, 1601 West Peachtree
Cheering Station # 5- 9:30am – 10:30am High Museum of Art, Peachtree St and 16th St, street parking is available
Cheering Station # 6- 9:15 am – 10:30 am Atlantic Station at 17th Street
Cheering Station # 7- 10:15am – 12:15pm 5th Street bridge over the Downtown Connector (I-75/85); parking is available in the Spring and 5th Street area (GA Tech Technology Square)
CLOSING CEREMONIES- 1:00 PM
Located at the World of Coca Cola at Pemberton Place
Prior to closing ceremonies, supporters, family and friends are invited to come down to Pemberton Place beginning at 10AM. The World of Coca-Cola will be open and musical entertainment will be available. Feel free to bring chairs, blankets and a picnic lunch. Lunch will also be available for purchase. This is a great way to cheer on our walkers and celebrate with them as they cross the finish line prior to the formal closing ceremonies!! This is definitely an experience you do not want to miss!!
Purchase discounted tickets for World of Coca-Cola here – https://ticketing.worldofcoca-cola.com/Webstore/shop/ViewItems.aspx?Merchant=GAOL&CategoryGroupExternalID=COL3&CategoryExternalID=CC10