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Oakland All-Stars: Sports Legends of Oakland
January 31, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
One event on February 1, 2019 at 9:00 am
Kick off the biggest football weekend of the year with Oakland’s guided tour, “Oakland All-Stars: Sports Legends of Oakland.”
Atlanta is home to five major sports teams, several powerhouse universities, and thousands of diehard fans who celebrate buzzer beaters and rage over bad calls with equal passion and tenacity. Each of these teams, their fans, and their traditions are a part of Atlanta’s history and culture. Discover the origins of some of Atlanta’s most beloved sports teams and hear stories of professional athletes, passionate amateurs, team builders, Olympic supporters, and sports fans of every kind. Along the way, we will meet Oakland’s most famous sports figure – Bobby Jones.
The tour will start at the Visitors Center & Museum Shop located at the Bell Tower. Please arrive 10-15 minutes in advance of the scheduled start time.
Children (aged 6-17) and Students (with ID): $6
Seniors (65 and older): $6
Historic Oakland Foundation Members: FREE
Purchase tickets at the Visitors Center on the day of the tour.
Note: Not all areas of Historic Oakland Cemetery are wheelchair accessible. Please use your discretion when planning your tour visit.
Photo credit: Jack Miller (Jack’s Camera) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons