Can't-Miss January Events and Programs at District Attractions

December 21, 2017

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Celebrate the New Year with a visit to the District to enjoy programs and events at our iconic attractions, from Hawks home games to new exhibits at the Children's Museum and Georgia Aquarium.

Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl

The first New Year’s Six matchup of 2018 will see (12) UCF take on (7) Auburn in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl’s 50th Anniversary Game.

College Football Playoff National Championship

The Championship game will take place at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Monday, January 8, 2018. Don't miss out on the many events leading up to the big game, including free concerts in Centennial Olympic Park!

Fan Experiences at the College Football Hall of Fame

Watch games on the field during Tailgate Saturdays and celebrate the Class of 2017 at a new special exhibit, in addition to Fan Days during Bowl Week.

January Programming at the Children's Museum of Atlanta

Families are invited to kick off the New Year with Children’s Museum of Atlanta! Whether little ones are snapping photos with Sid the Science Kid, learning about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through special programming or building a drum to celebrate the Chinese New Year, January is sure to be jam-packed with educational fun!

Georgia Aquarium January Programs and Events

This month, enjoy a special fitness class, a new puffin exhibit (!), and the continuation of great programs and exhibits like Toddler Time and SHARKS. Did we mention puffins?

Atlanta Hawks January Home Games at Philips Arena

The Atlanta Hawks will matchup this month at home against the following: Jan. 12 vs. Brooklyn Nets, Jan. 15 vs. San Antonio Spurs, Jan. 17 vs. New Orleans Pelicans, Jan. 20 vs. Chicago Bulls, Jan. 22 vs. Utah Jazz, Jan. 24 vs. Toronto Raptors, Jan. 27 vs. Washington Wizards, Jan. 29 vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, and Jan. 31 vs. Charlotte Hornets. For game times and to secure your seat, visit 

Visit our online calendar for a complete list of events >>