The time has come to make your plans to attend the college football season opener in Atlanta, GA, featuring West Virginia University vs Alabama on Saturday, August, 30, 2014. The WVUBlack Alumni Association is working hard to make sure that you have a great time - as always! As part of that, we have reserved a block of rooms at Atlanta Marriott Century Center - 10 minutes from everything! We have negotiated the best rate in the city for Labor Day weekend for Friday, 8/29/14, through Monday, 9/1/14, so that you may enjoy the entire long weekend in Atlanta. You may make reservations online via this link to Marriott or by calling 800-228-9290 and ask for the WVU Black Alumni Association rate.
The Atlanta Marriott Century Center is located 19 miles from the airport and has complimentary shuttle service within a 3 mile radius. The complimentary shuttle service includes transportation to the MARTA which will take you straight to the Georgia Dome on game day! The shuttle service also includes transportation to local restaurants, bars, Shopping on Dresden, Toco Hills, and more. A formal weekend agenda will follow soon. In the meantime, you may also purchase game day tickets online at wvugame.com or by calling 1-800-WVU-GAME. We look forward to seeing you there!