While ONA 2013 takes over the Marriott Marquis, make sure to take some time to step outside and enjoy downtown Atlanta and all it has to offer. From Centennial Olympic Park to Coca-Cola World, there are many things to see while in Atlanta.
1) Centennial Olympic Park:
265 Park Ave. West N.W., Atlanta
SkyView Ferris Wheel at Centennial Park:
68 Luckie St. NW, Atlanta
Hours: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
2) The World of Coca-Cola
121 Baker St. Northwest, Atlanta
Cost: $16 for adults (ages 13+), $14 for seniors (ages 65+), $12 for youth (ages 3-12) and free for toddlers (Ages 0-2).
Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
One CNN Center, Atlanta
Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
4) Peachtree Center
225 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta
Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (closed Sundays)
5) Sundial Restaurant Bar and View
210 Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta (Westin Hotel)
Cost: $15 + Meal ($$)
Hours: 11:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
(Video narration by Karl Brisseaux, Lehigh University, Communications Associate. Video produced by Luke Rafferty, Syracuse University)
A 15-minute walk from your convention hotel will take you to one of the best views of the city, a sea of underwater creatures and behind-the-scenes tours of two of America’s well-known brands. So put the cab fare back in your wallet, grab your comfortable shoes and start walking.