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General FAQ

What is Chop Fest?
Chop Fest is a festival celebrating Atlanta Braves Baseball. It takes place throughout SunTrust Park and The Battery Atlanta. It features interactive attractions, live entertainment, food, shopping, and player interactions not available any other time of year.

How much is Chop Fest?
Admission to Chop Fest is free. Select attractions, including autographs, require an additional fee.

How much is parking at Chop Fest?
Parking for Chop Fest is free! See below for more parking information.

Why is there an admission price for autographs?
In order to manage expectations and lines, autographs sessions will be pre-sold online. All sales benefit the Atlanta Braves Foundation. Only fans who pre-purchased autographs will have access to their assigned session.

What if I didn't reserve an autograph, will I still be able to enjoy the event and see the players?
Absolutely! In fact, Chop Fest is about interactive experiences with your Atlanta Braves players. Our team will be available at various photo stations and experiences throughout the weekend. You never know where they might show up. All of those moments are free and will create memories to last a lifetime.

How do I know where my favorite players will be?
Download the Ballpark app for a listing of player appearances. The appearance schedule will be released at 9 a.m. on each day of Chop Fest.

Is there a map and listing of all the attractions?
An event guide will be available at Chop Fest. This guide will have all locations and times listed for you. Player appearance times and locations can be seen on the Ballpark app.

What if it rains?
Chop Fest will happen rain or shine. Select attractions may be moved or canceled in the event of inclement weather. Event staff will communicate any changes at the event. Player appearances, such as photo stations and autographs, will not be canceled.

Will The Battery Atlanta's retailers have any special events or offers?
Yes! Below is a list of all the special events and offers that The Battery's tenants will offer:

  • The Omni Hotel - Stroll through the baseball themed art exhibit
  • C. Ellet's Steakhouse - Cookie and Hot Dog Sampling 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday
  • Goldbergs Fine Foods - Take a picture and meet Goldie Lox
  • Tomahawk Harley-Davidson - Take a ride on the Jumpstart Motorcycle
  • Dress Up - Enjoy the Boho Braid Bar, hot chocolate station and Cult Cart sweet treats
  • Sugarboo & Co. - Shop the special trunk show and enter the in-store raffle
  • Wahlburgers - Grab a magnet and a burger toy for the kids      
  • SunTrust onUp Experience - Player autographs for kids 14 and under
  • Spaces - Kids can enjoy their favorite book read by a Braves player or alumni

Parking FAQ

General parking for Chop Fest attendees will be located in the following parking lots:

SunTrust Park Parking Lot Directions

*Braves 9 is for Braves Club and A-List Members only. Please present your digital ID card at the entrance for access

A-List and Club Membership Parking
2018 Braves A-List and Club Members will have exclusive access to park in lot Braves 9, located at 900 Circle 75 Parkway. To enter the lot, simply display your A-List Member ID card found in the Ballpark app.

Parking Fees
Parking for Chop Fest is free!

Fans attending Chop Fest can park in the Red Deck, Green Deck, Purple Deck, Delta Deck, Braves 29 and Braves 9 (Braves Club and A-List Members only) free of charge during Chop Fest hours.

Drop-off Zone
Drop-offs are permitted at the intersection of Heritage Court and Battery Avenue.

Accessibility Parking
Accessible parking is available at Chop Fest. Parking attendants are available to direct fans seeking accessible spaces. As with all parking, space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.