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Mercedes-Benz Stadium

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Here is some helpful information on Atlanta from story ideas to live shot locations.

Mercedes-Benz Stadium is home to Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United FC, the city’s first MLS franchise. The state-of-the-art facility will host several marquee events in the coming years including:

  • 2018 College Football Playoff Championship
  • 2018 MLS All-Star Game
  • 2019 NFL Super Bowl LIII
  • 2020 NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four

Live shot/standup locations:

  • Centennial Olympic Park provides a great shot of the Downtown skyline and is very convenient to Downtown.
  • Midtown’s Piedmont Park is gorgeous and offers views of the Midtown skyline.
  • There are also greenspaces outside of Mercedes-Benz Stadium for venue shots.
  • Jackson Street Bridge gives a great shot of Downtown. It’s the iconic shot from The Walking Dead that viewers might recognize.
  • The exterior of Philips Arena, where the Hawks play, spells out Atlanta.

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