Get out of those Atla
nta new homes and rock into the New Year at the Peach Drop 2012. As the largest New Year’s Eve celebration in the Southeast, thousands of people have counted down to the clock striking midnight with the iconic 800 pound peach. Headlining the event will be the legendary band, Kansas.
The band’s songs include “Carry on Wayward Son” and “Dust in the Wind.” Even TV shows and movies have featured their music including Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Family Guy, Happy Gilmore and Old School.
Other activities include carnival-style rides, face painting, balloon artists and photos with exotic birds. Plus, the Chick-Fil-A Bowl will be live on the big screen.
There will also be live music all day on Budding Peach Stage and Kenny’s Alley including Isaiah Hill, Tyreke, The Frame, Georgia Power Trio, 10StepsBack, Norwood and Generation NOW. There will even be more music on the main stage, so stay tuned!
The Peach Drop is a rain or shine event and is sponsored in part by Journey 97‐9, 99X, Q100, Rock 100.5, Kicks 101.5, 106.7 Atlanta’s Greatest Hits, Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau, Atlanta Hawks, Budweiser, Christmas on Peachtree, Comfort Suites, Cooper Atlanta Transportation Services, Creative Loafing, Holiday Inn, Marta, Morton’s, MVO Marketing, Oxygen Financial, Peachtree Tents & Events, Rock Solid Entertainment, and Ticket Alternative.
The party lasts until 3 a.m.! So, bring your friends and family to the 23rd annual Peach Drop in Atlanta, and rock on! For more details, visit www.PeachDrop.com.