Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game

College football season opens with the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games

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2022 Kickoff Games Schedule

Oregon vs Georgia: September 3, 2022 at 3:30 p.m.

Clemson vs Georgia Tech: September 5, 2022 at 8:00 p.m.

Where: The Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games, held at the  Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, are recognized as the official beginning of the college football season. This is the college football excitement fans have come to expect from the city of Atlanta. 

The Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game was created by the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl, in partnership with ESPN. The game opens the college football season by matching two top teams in the best neutral-site game of the first weekend of every season. 

Tailgate Town is a must-do on game day with loads of pre-game fun. Visit International Plaza, located just outside the stadium’s front door, where you’ll find activities, contests, giveaways and tailgating staples. 

And during your visit to Atlanta, don’t miss special pricing on attraction tickets during game week at the Georgia Aquarium and College of Football Hall of Fame in Downtown Atlanta, and Zoo Atlanta in Atlanta’s Eastside.

Know before you go

Where can I get tickets to the Chick-fil-A Kickoff games?

The Chick-fil-A Kickoff games are a hot ticket. Purchase your tickets to the 2022 Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game online today! 

Where are the Chick-fil-A Kickoff games held?

The Chick-fil-A Kickoff games are held at Mercedes-Benz Stadium, on the northwest corner of the intersection of Northside Drive and Martin Luther King Boulevard. Visit the website for information on parking and transportation for the kickoff games.

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