The Atlanta 400 Baseball Fan Club will hold its 57th annual winter banquet and fundraiser at the Atlanta Marriott Northwest at Galleria on Saturday evening, January 21, 2023. A gala reception, silent auction and raffle of Braves memorabilia begins at 5:00PM with the awards dinner and program following at 6:30.
Leo Mazzone will be our emcee. Manager Brian Snitker is the guest speaker and Timothy Miller will perform the invocation. The Fan Club will present $1,500 Phil Niekro Memorial College Scholarships to the baseball programs at Emmanuel College, Head Baseball Coach Jeff Kilgore, and Emory University, Head Baseball Coach Mike Twardoski. Jonathan Cannon from UGA is the recipient of the Jason Varitek College Scholar-Athlete Award. The Luke Appling Nostalgia Award goes to Ryan Klesko. The “Mr. Baseball” Award will be presented at the banquet, as well as the High School All-Star Players of the Year and the Braves Minor League awards.
Admission is by advance reservation only. No tickets will be sold at the door. Seating is assigned as payments are received. Make your reservations early to secure the best available seats!
If you haven’t registered for the Gameboree yet, tickets are $90 for Fan Club members and $95 for the general public. The member cost of a table for eight is $85/ticket and $90/ticket for non-members. The deadline for making online reservations is January 17. After January 17th, you will need to call the Club Hotline at 770-416-4539 to see if any seats remain.
Hotel Reservation Info & Additional Gameboree Notes:
The Marriott is offering a discounted room rate for Gameboree attendees of only $139/night plus tax for Friday and/or Saturday, January 20-21. Below is the link to register online at the discounted room rate or you may call the hotel directly at 770-952-7900. The link is good through January 18.
Self-Parking for the hotel has been discounted and is $10. Be sure to pick up the special code at the Will Call Desk to receive your discount and for instructions on where to pay.
Evening Dress Code Reminder – Business casual and up is suggested for attendees.
Dietary Needs – To help with faster service and to ensure that you eat with the rest of your table, please call the Fan Club Hotline at 770-416-4539, if you have special dietary needs.
Gameboree Goodies – All Gameboree guests will receive a souvenir program and a well-stocked goody bag!