The kid-centric events run from 5:30 to 8 p.m., including music, the trained pet act and a circus performer who says he graduated from the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Clown College.
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As has been ongoing during the holiday season, there will be ice skating — $13 for adults and $10 for children 12 and younger.
Children will be able to see an inflatable baseball drop at 8 p.m. so they can feel part of the NYE magic.
But from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., it’s adult time.
There will be champagne kiosks from Korbel and a fireworks display. The music will shift and out will come the aerialists and the ice sculptor.
Charles Esten — who plays Deacon Claybourne on CMT's "Nasvhille" — will perform. The cast went on a music tour this year and came to Atlanta's Chastain Park Amphitheatre on July 26.
All parking decks will be free and open that night.
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Alan Robinson and Walter Macfarlane have been best friends for 60 years. This year, the men found out they shared a father. "I don't know how long it's going to take for me to get over this feeling," Robinson said.