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Wednesday WindDown

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Every Wednesday, April – September

Southern Company Amphitheater

5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Box office: Open Wednesday from 3:00pm-7:00pm

Gates open at 4:00pm

Tickets:  $5 plus ticketing fees unless otherwise noted as a premium show date. 

Season Pass: $90 plus ticketing fees

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Relax with an evening of live entertainment every Wednesday, April through September from 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. in the Park’s Southern Company Amphitheater.  Enjoy everything from jazz to contemporary music performed by your favorite local and national touring acts.

Radio station partners:

Jazz 91#Atlanta's Jazz StationWAOKlogo2013 KISSWRFG Fresh LogoMAGIC_107.5_97.5

*Tentative acts; subject to change

PREMIUM SHOW DATES ARE INDICATED IN GREEN

1
Majic 107.5 Chubb Rock, Special Ed, MC Shan, Dana Dane, KwaméLive Broadcast from 3pm-7pm with SiMan and Chub Rock Old School Hip Hop
8
KISS 104.1 Erica Dawson Exclusive

Mix Master Mitch

R&B, Jazz, Neo Soul
APRIL
22
WRFG 89.3 Randy Skinner & Skin-Tones In Pursuit

Jori

Trumpeter/Funk; R&B/Soul
29
WCLK 91.9 The PR Experience Jazz
6
WAOK 1380 DJ Jaycee

DJ Majestik

DJ Jelly

DJ EXPlosion

DJ Dave Soul

Hip-Hop, R&B
13
PREMIUM SHOWBUY_Tickets_button Majic 107.5 Case

Rhonda Thomas

Calvin Richardson

Contemporary R&B
MAY
20
KISS 104.1 MilkshakeArt Terrell Jazz Tumpeter
27
WRFG 89.3 Antonio Bennett & Friends

Myrna Clayton

Jazz Saxophonist; Jazz, Gospel, Soul
3
WCLK 91.9 Madoca Jazz
10
WAOK 1380 Trav Wright

Emdee Brown

R&B
JUNE
17
Majic 107.5 TBD  Caribbean
24
  KISS 104.1 DraKarr

Sasha the Diva

Soul

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NO RE-ENTRY
CHILDREN UNDER 33″ ARE FREE
CENTENNIAL OLYMPIC PARK RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE SERVICE TO ANYONE FOR ANY REASON.
ATTENDEES AND THEIR BELONGINGS ARE SUBJECT TO SEARCH.

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YES — Allowed Items

  • 1 sealed, 16oz. plastic bottle of water per person
  • Soft-sided cooler with plastic liner removed and no larger than 30 cans or 13″Lx11″Wx13″H
  • Folding/camping chairs, no taller than 24 inches
  • Blankets, 6’Lx8’W or less
  • Strollers for children, Wheelchairs, and Medical scooters.

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NO — Prohibited Items

  • Bags or backpacks larger than 11″Lx8″Wx17″H
  • Hard-sided coolers
  • Professional photo equipment (SLR cameras, detachable/removable lens cameras
  • Unauthorized vending or solicitation
  • Tables
  • Skateboards, scooters, or bicycles inside this event
  • Pets
  • Grills
  • Illegal drugs of any kind
  • Glass containers of any kind
  • Alcohol may not be brought into the Park
  • Large umbrellas, tents, canopies or shade structures of any kind

 

Why is Centennial Olympic Park charging for Wednesday WindDown? After 16 years of free programming every Wednesday, the Park made the decision to change the program into a ticketed event. This was to cover the escalating cost associated with the production of the event. It is our goal to continue to provide attendees of the series with the best event experience possible while ensuring the series is sustainable for years to come.

How can I get tickets? Do I have purchase tickets online? Do you take credit cards? You may purchase tickets on site the day of show. The box office opens at 3:00pm every Wednesday and is located directly in front of the Fountain of Rings. Online sales stop at 7:00pm day of show.

Purchases with cash at the box office have no fees attached; purchases with credit card will include a convenience fee. You may purchase tickets online at Freshtix.com.

How much are tickets? How much are season passes? Tickets are $5* unless otherwise noted. Season passes are $90* and do NOT include premium shows.

What do I get with a season pass?  Access to all general admission shows, early gate entry, and (1) free item per month from Googie Burger ($27.95 value total), issued via your FreshTix account. This pass does not include access to premium shows. The season pass is non-transferable and patrons must present a government-issued ID at the entry gate.

Why are some shows more expensive than others? What is a premium show? A few times during the season, we will offer a premium show— we will have national touring talent take the stage that night. Tickets for those shows will be $10 and will not be valid under a season pass.

I am a member of the media. How can I get credentialed to cover Wednesday WindDown? Information about media credentialing can be found here.

Why can I no longer bring my large cooler? What can I bring? Will I be able to purchase food and beverage onsite? To cut down on waiting times to get into the venue, we are implementing a standard size for the coolers, while still allowing attendees to bring food.  You may bring one soft sided cooler that is 13″Lx11″Wx13″H with food along with one (1) sealed plastic bottle of water per person. That means if there are 3 people attending Wednesday WindDown together, they each can bring a bottle of water and a cooler. A variety of food and beverage will be available throughout the event, including a full bar, Googie Burger, Metro-City Dogs, and other vendors. Food can be purchased the duration of the event.

How early can I come? Can I save my spot? Gates open at 4:00pm, and there is no re-entry.  We will not allow patrons to save spots and cannot be responsible for items left unattended.

Can I bring my kids? Guests of all ages are welcome. However, children over 33” must have a ticket. Children ages 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Is the event ADA accessible? Yes.

Are tickets refundable in case of rain or other circumstances? Refunds will only be given during cancelled shows or in an instance of inclement weather.  Season Pass holders do not receive refunds.

Why can’t I bring my table?  In order to give every patron the best experience possible, tables are now a part of our prohibited items list. Please see entire list of prohibited items at our website at centennialpark.com.

Can I bring in a bag or backpack? Bags or backpacks larger than  11”L x 8”W x 17”H are NOT permitted.

Where can I park? We are offering a discount in the Red Deck off Andrew Young International Boulevard. Parking for Wednesday WindDown will be $5 in advance and $7 day of show. Buy your parking here.

*Please note, ticket prices do not include associated convenience fees.

How do I become a vendor? For information about vendor spaces for each show, please contact the radio station partner for the particular show you are interested in inquiring about. The contact information is as follows:

WRFG 89.3FM – Larry Eaglin- nigelfreedom12@aol.com

WAOK 1380AM – Shelly Wynter – Shellwynter@gmail.com

Kiss 104.1FM – Shante Nasir – shante.nasir@coxinc.com

WCLK 91.9FM –Shed Jackson  shjackson@cau.edu

Magic 107.5FM – Michael DeAmicis – mdeamicis@radio-one.com

How do I become an artist? For information about performing at Wednesday WindDown, please contact our radio station partners.

 

 

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