Oct 15: FREE Hawks Open Practice


Autograph session to follow workout at Woodward Academy

Atlanta Hawks team and coaching staff; Atlanta Hawks Dance Team and mascots

WHAT: Free Public Practice and Scrimmage

WHERE: Woodward Academy
1662 Rugby Avenue
College Park, GA 30337

WHEN: Saturday, October 15 ... Practice begins at 12:00 noon (doors open at 11:30 am)

On Saturday, October 15 the Atlanta Hawks are hosting a free public practice and scrimmage at Woodward Academy in College Park. Following the workout, players and coaches will be available for autographs. The Hawks Dance Team and mascots will also be in attendance and available for photos and autographs. Admission is free.

Prior to the start of practice, Hawks players will be stationed at gymnasium entrances collecting donations for the Woodward Academy/South Fulton County chapter of Habitat for Humanity. Donations will used to help build a new home in East Point for a family displaced by Hurricane Katrina.

Directions From Downtown Atlanta:

From I-85 South, take the Virginia Avenue exit (exit 73A and 73B).
Go right and proceed approximately 7/10 of a mile to Lee Street in College Park (you will go past a Lee Street just after you get off I-85, but this one is in East Point.) Turn right. Go to the third street (Rugby Avenue) and turn right. The campus will be straight ahead.

Hawks season ticket packages start at $199 and can be purchased by calling 1-(866)-715-1500 or by visiting www.hawks.com. Individual game tickets are available by calling 1-800-4NBA-TIX (1-(800)-326-4000), visiting Hawks.com, and at all Ticketmaster Ticket Outlets. The Hawks, a member of the National Basketball Association since 1949, play in the Southeast Division, along with the Charlotte Bobcats, Miami Heat, Orlando Magic and Washington Wizards.