The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club will hold a free public scrimmage at Philips Arena on Saturday, October 1 beginning at 10 a.m.  

Head Coach Mike Budenholzer and his staff will direct the players through warmups and drills before the team takes the floor for the scrimmage.  The event also includes appearances by the Atlanta Hawks Cheerleaders, mascot Harry the Hawk, as well as in-arena personalities Big Tigger and Sir Foster.

New team merchandise will be available for purchase at the Hawks Shop, and guests can visit fan activity stations located on the concourse.  General admission seating will be accessible in sections 113-118 and concession stands will open.  Additionally, Hawks Membership Associates will be present throughout the practice to showcase available 2016-17 season ticket locations during a special select-a-seat opportunity.

Attendees can enter Philips Arena beginning at 9:15 a.m. through the following doors: Hawk Walk (attached to CNN Center), MARTA entrance, Techwood (adjacent to the box office) and the Club Bridge Walkway.


Fans can RSVP for the event by visiting

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