Atlanta Sports

Basketball and Hockey
Philips Arena is Atlanta's state-of-the-art sports and entertainment center. As well as hosting many popular musical performances, it is home to the NBA Atlanta Hawks and the NHL Atlanta Thrashers. For information about Phillip''s Arena please call 404-878-3000 or visit www.philipsarena.com. For Hawks tickets, please call 404-249-6400 or visit http://www.nba.com/hawks/. For Thrashers tickets, please call 404-584-PUCK or visit http://thrashers.nhl.com/

 

Baseball
The Atlanta Braves play games at Turner Field during the summer months of April though September. Turner Field, which is open year round, houses The Ivan Allen Jr. Braves Museum and Hall of Fame, as well as two new exhibits on Hank Aaron. For information about the Braves, please call 404-577-9100 or visit visit atlanta.braves.mlb.com. For museum information, please call 404-614-2311.

 

Football
Watch the 1998 NFC Champion Atlanta Falcons gear up for this fall's season at the Georgia Dome. For tours of the dome, please call 404-233-TOUR or visit http://www.gadome.com/.

For tickets to watch the Falcons please call 404-223-8444 or visit http://www.atlantafalcons.com/

 

Golf
The following is a partial list of the golf courses in the area:

 

  • The Champions Club of Atlanta Director of Golf - Tel: 770 343 9700
  • Chateau Elan Golf Club Golf Director - Tel: 770 339 9838
  • Cross Creek Club Agent - Tel: 404 841 0665
  • Harbor Club General Manager - Tel: 706 453 9690
  • Heritage Club Agent - Tel: 404 493 4653

Motor Sports
For the ultimate racecar fan, The Atlanta Motor Speedway, located just outside Atlanta in Hampton, is an 87-acre racing complex that hosts NASCAR and ARCA events in March and November and Indy-car racing in August. For more information, please call 770-946-4211

 

University of Georgia in Athens
Just 60 miles to the east is Athens, GA, home to the University of Georgia’s storied sports programs. In football, the ‘Dawgs play “between the hedges” of Sanford Stadium in Athens, one of the nation’s largest with a capacity of more than 90,000. The Georgia Gym Dogs gymnastics team is the most successful NCAA women’s gymnastics team of all time, with 10 national championships to their names.


Contact Information
Contact Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead's knowledgeable Concierge to seek recommendations at 404-237-1234 ext 51.

Area Activities

3300 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 30305