ATL UTD 2 will play its first season at Coolray Field –– formerly known as Gwinnett Stadium –– a 10,000+ seat stadium and home to the Gwinnett Stripers, the Triple-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves. The 44-acre site, which hosted its first official home game in April 2009 is located just east of the Mall of Georgia along Georgia Highway 20, and hosted its first game back on April 17, 2009.
The field includes a 30x40 foot video board and a 6x42 foot LED board as well as chairback seats with cupholders. There are also suites, picnic areas and a party deck to make it a full night out for a group.
Parking and Direction
Make sure you get to the stadium on time and hassle-free. Click below for directions:
FROM HARTSFIELD-JACKSON ATLANTA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Go South on Airport Blvd toward Airport Circle.
Turn Right onto Riverdale Rd/GA-139.
Merge onto I-85 North
Keep left to take I-85 N/GA-403 N via exit 251 toward GA_400/Greenville
Merge onto Buford Dr/Buford Dr NE/GA-20 East via exit 115 toward Lawrenceville.
FROM I-75/85 SOUTHBOUND:
Take exit 115 – State Hwy 20 towards Buford/Lawrenceville.
Keep right at fork, Follow sings for GA20E/Lawrenceville, merge onto Buford Dr NE/GA-20.
Follow GA 20E (Buford Dr), at 3rd stop light make a right on Technology Center Parkway and take the first left crossing over the bridge into general parking lots C,D,E,F and G.
FROM I-75/85 NORTHBOUND:
Take exit #115 towards Lawrenceville GA 20E (Buford Dr).
Follow GA-20E at 3rd stop light make a right on Technology Center Parkway and take the first left crossing over the bridge into general parking lots C,D,E,F and G.
Take exit 4 State Hwy 20/US-23 S toward Cumming/Buford.
Turn right at Technology Center Parkway and take the first left crossing over the bridge and enter into general parking lots C,D,E,F and G.
Enter through main entrance at the first stop light after Old Peachtree Rd.
Enter into general parking lots C,D,E,F and G.
Take Buford Hwy south and turn LEFT into HWY 20.
Follow HWY 20 across I-85 and the stadium is 1 mile from the junction.
Address for GPS:
2500 Buford Drive
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
The charge for parking is $5.00 per space and is non-refundable including delayed or cancelled games. For sold-out or holiday games, official over flow parking is located on Tech Parkway at the Industrial Park. Patrons can walk across the bridge via a sidewalk to enter the stadium.
Can you pay with a credit card?
No. All parking can be paid for by cash or permit
Where can I drop someone off?
Enter at Technology Center Pkwy. Stay in left lane to turn at Braves Avenue. After drop off, exit back on Hwy 20 via Permit Entrance.
How late can I leave my car at Coolray Field after a game?
Lots remain unlocked for two hours after each event. There is no overnight parking. Violators will be towed at the owner’s expense.
How early do the parking lots open before a game?
Unless advertised differently, all lots open three hours before kickoff.
What happens when the lots are full?
Fans without parking permits, or who are handicapped, will be routed to overflow parking on Tech Parkway at the Industrial Park. The charge is $5.00.
Is tailgating permitted?
Tailgating is allowed however open flame cooking is restricted and fans can only take up parking spaces they paid for.
Where do buses park?
Bus parking is available directly adjacent to the stadium for $10.00. ALL buses are to enter at light off HWY 20 to gain access to this area.
When should we arrive at the stadium?
Traffic on HWY 20 can be difficult at times. The Braves have taken several steps to reduce the time to enter and exit the lots, but cannot control the traffic outside of the park. We recommend that fans plan to arrive no less than one hour before first pitch.
Who should I call about complaints, comments, or suggestions?
Customer service representatives can be reached through the stadium’s main number at 678-277-0300. Your calls will be returned as soon as possible.
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