March Madness for NCAA basketball is just around the corner. This year the Final Four Championship Tournament is located here in Atlanta at the Georgia Dome. The Division I tournament begins on March 19th and will end with the Final Four here in Atlanta on April 6th -8th. You can track all the teams at http://www.ncaa.com/march-madness . There will be tournament brackets and lots more available on this website. You can also download an app for your favorite mobile device from the iTunes store or the Google Play store.
Interested in tickets? Click this website to see your options: http://www.ncaa.com/final-four#!tickets_hospitality . Ticket prices range from $185 to $4500 and include a variety of hospitality packages. Locals may also be able to buy tickets from fans of teams that get eliminated during the tournament.
This is one of the major sporting events of the year and will bring a significant number of visitors to Metro Atlanta. We are proud to host the NCAA Finals and look forward to an exciting weekend. This is the 75th anniversary of the NCAA tournament. It brings back so many incredible memories. Click here to vote for your favorite player, favorite team or favorite moment: http://www.ncaa.com/75-players. You could win also win the grand prize of a trip to the 2014 NCAA Tournament in Dallas next year.
Greater Metro Atlanta offers several options for major sporting events this spring. The Masters PGA tournament is held just down the road in Augusta on April 11th – 14th. The Greater Gwinnett Championship event for the Champions Tour will be held at the TPC at Sugarloaf in Duluth on April 15th – 21st. And baseball season begins with the season opener for the Atlanta Braves on April 1st against the archrival Phillies. Look for more on the Braves in our next edition coming in April.