Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 12/4/22
Cobb County’s favorite open-air destination celebrates the season with cheery activities
The holiday season is in full swing at The Battery Atlanta, and families are invited to celebrate all month long. From outdoor movie nights to photos with Santa, there is something for the whole family to enjoy. Guests can savor the festivities with special restaurant promotions at C. Ellet’s and Garden and Gun Club. The Coca-Cola Roxy continues a full lineup of festive performers throughout the month.
Santa Paws presented by Truist
Thursday Dec. 1, 8, and 15 from 4- 8 p.m.
Paw-rents can bring their furry friends for a special free photo opportunity with Santa Claus. Until Dec. 24 from 4-8 p.m., four-legged friends can enjoy this seasonal treat. More information can be found here.
Santa’s Post Office presented by Truist
Dec. 2 through Saturday, Dec. 24
Santa Claus will continue the time-honored tradition of greeting local children at his Post Office in The Battery Atlanta through Saturday, Dec. 24. Santa will set up shop every Friday through Sunday in the Community Corner presented by Truist, located at the corner of Power Alley and Battery Avenue. Families are invited to bring their handwritten letters to Santa – postage not required – in person at his official Atlanta outpost. Santa’s helpers will take care of the rest! Truist will have additional activities, photo ops, and giveaways for the whole family, celebrating the holidays and the local community. Instead of a professional photographer, this free opportunity allows parents / guardians to take their own photos of their children interacting with Santa as he listens to their wish lists. As needed, Santa’s Post Office can also be a contactless experience. More information can be found here.
Tinsel Tavern at Live! at The Battery Atlanta
Dec. 1 – 24
Live! at The Battery Atlanta invites guests to experience an over-the-top holiday experience unlike any other. From Dec 1 – Dec 24, The Tavern transforms into Tinsel Tavern, a holiday pop-up bar, featuring an explosion of tinsel & twinkling lights, specialty holiday cocktails & tasty small bites, instagrammable photo moments, themed nights, and more.
Allatoona Jazz Band Holiday Performances
Friday, Dec. 2 and 9 at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 15 at 5 p.m. and Friday, Dec. 16 at 5 p.m.
The Allatoona High School Jazz Band will spread holiday cheer all season long. Visitors can enjoy holiday classics during the hour-long live performances which take place at the Georgia Power Pavilion Stage, courtesy of Holidays at The Battery Atlanta presented by Wellstar. More information can be found here.
New Year’s Eve Bash Presented by Xfinity
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 6 p.m.
Ring in the new year in style at The Battery Atlanta’s New Year’s Eve Bash presented by Xfinity. Families and kids can enjoy the Early Innings countdown at 6 p.m. in the Plaza, which includes a special performance by GRAMMY nominee Justin Roberts and culminates with an inflatable baseball drop at 8 p.m. The Late Innings will begin at 9 p.m., featuring a special performance by 12 South Band on the Georgia Power Pavilion Stage. Kick off the New Year with spectacular aerial fireworks display and pyrotechnics. More information can be found here.
NYE Live! at The Battery Atlanta
Saturday, Dec. 31 at 8 p.m.
Visitors are welcomed to celebrate the new year with a Vegas-themed NYE party with casino games, festive decorations, and exclusive access to Sports & Social and PBR Atlanta. Ticket packages include live music, photo opportunities and a midnight champagne toast that spotlights the Times Square Ball Drop on a 32-ft LED Screen. Guests can bask in the ambiance with roaming entertainers, exclusive VIP packages with access to private bars, served food stations and so much more. Get tickets here.
Xfinity Movie Series
Friday, Dec. 2 and Dec. 9 at 7 p.m.
Xfinity invites the community to gather under the stars and enjoy free family-friendly blockbuster films. Guests are encouraged to bring their own seating and can purchase food and beverages from restaurants at The Battery Atlanta to enjoy during the film. The Battery Atlanta does not permit coolers, outside alcoholic beverages or glass containers.
- “Jurassic Park” Friday, Dec. 2 at 7 p.m.
- “Kung Fu Panda” Friday, Dec. 9 at 7 p.m.
The Battery Atlanta Walking Trail presented by Wellstar
A brisk walk can curb cravings, reduce stress and offer a healthy way to catch up with friends and family! Get out and get active on the 1.5-mile loop circling the campus.
Select Restaurant Promotions:
Prime Rib Wednesday
Wednesdays, from 4-10 p.m.
Patrons are invited to savor the evening with friends at C. Ellet’s Steak House. Every Wednesday in December, guests may enjoy a flavorful 14 oz. cut served with au jus, Yorkshire pudding and horse radish cream. Reservations can be made here.
Saturdays and Sundays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Diners are invited to enjoy all that jazz at weekend Brunch. Guests can enjoy a bite of Steak and Eggs benedict or Pancake Paloozas and relax with vibrant music from a live jazz duo. Reservations are available here.
Garden and Gun Club
Sunday, Dec. 11 from 5-10 p.m.
Patrons are welcomed to delight in the timeless tradition of Sunday suppers. Each month, Garden & Gun Club’s executive chef Sam Davis collaborates to create a delectable three-course family-style dinner. More information on the event is available here.
Coca-Cola Roxy Events:
Coca-Cola Roxy at The Battery Atlanta continues to bring fans a lineup of their favorite performers throughout the month! Review venue safety guidelines and information here.
- A Day to Remember – Reassembled: Acoustic Theater Tour
Friday, Dec. 2 at 7 p.m.
- Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Evening
Saturday, Dec. 7 at 8:30 p.m.
- R.E.M.’s 40th Anniversary of Chronic Town Celebration Concert
Thursday, Dec. 15 at 8 p.m.
- Yacht Rock Holiday Special
Saturday, Dec. 17 at 8 p.m.
- Umphrey’s McGee
Friday, Dec. 30 at 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 31 at 8:30 p.m.
An up-to-date list of restaurant and retailer happenings is available on the website. Details and hours of operation are subject to change.