Atlanta Sports and Recreation
Along with St. Louis and Los Angeles Atlanta is one of three cities in the United States to have hosted the Summer Olympic Games.
The city operates a network of recreation centers, parks, ball fields, golf courses, tennis courts, swimming pools and art galleries for the public. There are also a wide range of recreational and cultural programs available to Atlanta citizens.
Atlanta is also home to the Atlanta Braves, the Atlanta Falcons, the Atlanta Thrashers and the Atlanta Hawks. Collegiate level sports are available through the Georgia Institute of Technology and the hosting of the Peach Bowl during football season