Centennial Olympic Park

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It’s A Salute To Women At Wednesday Wind Down

1380 WAOK is proud to present a salute to the sisters at Wednesday Wind Down this Wednesday, August 26th starting at 530 pm. Performing live will be up and coming R&B singer Tina P and […]

08/25/2015

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Best Restaurants With A View Of July 4th’s Fireworks In Atlanta

Watching fireworks is fun. Watching fireworks on 4th of July while enjoying great food and drinks is much, much better. Read on to see the best restaurants in Atlanta with a view of this year’s July 4th Fireworks!

06/24/2015

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Family Guide To The Georgia Aquarium

The Georgia Aquarium is full of things to do, experience, and enjoy for the whole family, however, it can get a bit overwhelming when taking children. That shouldn’t stop you from going though! To help make your trip a little less stressful, here are five tips for making the most out of a family visit to the Georgia Aquarium, including how to find deals, which exhibits to see, and encouragement to take advantage of being downtown.

06/19/2015

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It’s A New Season Of WAOK Wednesday WindDown Concerts

It’s time for another season of Wednesday WindDown Concerts at Centennial Olympic Park. This year there are some changes in effect so please read carefully so you will know the low down. Wednesday WindDown concerts […]

WAOK-AM–04/21/2015

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Jam Packed Weekend Ahead: APD Says To Use MARTA Or Face Delays

There will be a number of events in Atlanta this weekend. The Atlanta Police Department is providing tips that are aimed to help navigate the crowds. Residents are being told to plan ahead for road […]

WAOK-AM–04/17/2015

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Streetcar Rolls Again In Atlanta

When I arrived at the Dobbs Plaza stop for the new Atlanta Streetcar Tuesday morning, I found throngs of people waiting to take that first ride. There were city council officials, parks and recreation officials, […]

WAOK-AM–12/30/2014

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Best Places To Go With Your Family For The Weekend In Atlanta

There are a lot of fun family adventures to be had right here in Atlanta. Most of them aren’t terribly expensive, either.

10/25/2014

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The Final Wednesday Wind Down Concert Of The Year

It’s so hard to believe the Wednesday WindDown season is almost over but it is. September will end the free after work concert series at Centennial Olympic Park. Every third Wednesday WAOK is your host […]

WAOK-AM–09/15/2014

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The National Center For Civil And Human Rights Is Now Open

Atlanta is already home to the birthplace of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr and currently houses several civil rights monuments and museums. Today, the city added another “must see” destination for visitors and those who […]

WAOK-AM–06/23/2014

Security guard Richard Jewell was eventually cleared as a suspect in the Atlanta Olympic park bombing. (Getty Images)

DiCaprio, Hill Re-Team For Story Of Richard Jewell

“The Wolf of Wall Street” stars to tell the story of the 1996 Olympics security guard.

02/08/2014

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