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Mercedes-Benz Stadium lit up at night

MERCEDES-BENZ STADIUM

ILLUMINATION CALENDAR

Mercedes-Benz Stadium illuminates the Atlanta sky with colors to shine awareness on social causes, community achievements, and historical moments. Drive by at dusk or stroll through the Home Depot backyard to capture the lights.

 

Please complete the form below for consideration to have the external lights at Mercedes-Benz Stadium a specific color. Requests are due one month before the start of the month that your occasion is recognized. For example, a request for an event during the month of May must be received by March 31. *The calendar is subject to change based on current events and/or community priorities.

November 2022

AM Colors (5 AM – 8 AM ET) | PM Colors (5 PM – 11 PM ET)
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National Stress Awareness Day

November 2, 2022
Lavender
National Stress Awareness Day raises awareness of the effects of psychological distress in the workplace and strategies to address it. The day also aims to reduce stigma of stress in the workplace. #NationalStressAwarenessDay

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America – “Light the World in Teal”

November 3, 2022
Teal
Alzheimer’s Foundation of America is hosting “Light the World in Teal” in which landmarks around the world will illuminated in the color teal to raise Alzheimer’s awareness.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Home Game (Salute to Service) – vs. LA Chargers

November 6, 2022
Falcons Red
Atlanta Falcons vs. Los Angeles Chargers

CRPS/RSD Awareness

November 7, 2022
Orange
Color The World Orange is an annual event to raises awareness of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, also known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy.

General Election Day

November 8, 2022
AM
Red, White, & Blue
Get out and Vote!

National STEAM Day

November 8, 2022
PM
Green, Blue, Purple, Yellow, & Red
National STEAM Day is an opportunity to focus on helping kids advance in the fields of science, technology, engineering, art, and math.

Veterans Day

November 11, 2022
AM
Red, White, & Blue
Thank you to all of our U.S. military veterans!

ATLive powered by Ticketmaster

November 11, 2022
PM
White
The legendary Billy Joel, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Lionel Richie and nine-time GRAMMY winner Sheryl Crow perform.

ATLive powered by Ticketmaster

November 12, 2022
PM
White
Eight-time GRAMMY winner Chris Stapleton, reigning ACM Entertainer of the Year Miranda Lambert, 21-time nominated, multiple GRAMMY Award winner Dwight Yoakam and rising star Katie Pruitt.

World Kindness Day

November 13, 2022
Orange
World Kindness Day is a holiday that promotes the importance of being kind to each other, to yourself, and to the world. The purpose of this day is to help everyone understand that kindness is what binds us all together.

America Recycles Day

November 15, 2022
Green
The intent of #BeRecycled is to encourage a commitment to the “Reduce. Reuse. Recycle.” mantra in every aspect of your life – at home, at work/school, and on-the-go.

International Day for Tolerance

November 16, 2022
Orange
In 1996, the UN General Assembly invited UN Member States to observe the International Day for Tolerance on November 16 to strengthen tolerance by fostering mutual understanding among cultures and peoples. Activities are directed towards both educational establishments and the wider public.

Pancreatic Cancer Day

November 17, 2022
Purple
November 17, 2022 is World Pancreatic Cancer Day and landmarks and buildings across the country are shining a light to raise awareness for pancreatic cancer.

March of Dimes: Prematurity Awareness Day 2022

November 17, 2022
Purple
Preterm birth and its complications are the largest contributors to infant death in the United States and globally. On November 17, World Prematurity Day, March of Dimes raises awareness of the global crisis of prematurity.

National Adoption Day

November 19, 2022
White
National Adoption Day is a collective effort to raise awareness of the more than 115,000 children waiting to be adopted from foster care in the United States. A coalition of national partners (the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute, Alliance for Children’s Rights and Children’s Action Network) founded National Adoption Day.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Home Game – vs. Chicago Bears

November 20, 2022
Falcons Red
Atlanta Falcons vs. Chicago Bears

Thanksgiving Day

November 24, 2022
Red, Orange, Yellow, & Brown
Happy Thanksgiving!!

American Indian Heritage Day

November 25, 2022
AM
Red, Black, Yellow, & White
American Indian Heritage Day, also sometimes known as Native American Heritage Day, recognizes Native American heritage, history and contributions.

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

November 25, 2022
PM
White
The United Nations General Assembly has designated November 25 as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. The premise of the day is to raise awareness of the fact that women around the world are subject to rape, domestic violence and other forms of violence; furthermore, one of the aims of the day is to highlight that the scale and true nature of the issue is often hidden.

Small Business Saturday

November 26, 2022
Blue
Celebrated each year on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, Small Business Saturday is the day to rally the nation to support small businesses.

October 2022

AM Colors (5 AM – 8 AM ET) | PM Colors (5 PM – 11 PM ET)
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Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Away Match – @ New England Revolution

October 1, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs New England Revolution

Atlanta Falcons Home Game (Crucial Catch) – vs. Cleveland Browns

October 2, 2022
Pink, Blue, Teal, Yellow, & Lavender
Atlanta Falcons vs. Cleveland Browns The NFL’s Crucial Catch mission is to fight cancer through early detection and risk reduction. The Atlanta Falcons honor cancer survivors and those currently battling cancer.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 3, 2022
Pink
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to raise awareness about the impact of breast cancer.
Red Color Stadium

Go Red For Dyslexia

October 4, 2022
Red
Go Red For Dyslexia is a global campaign supported by Succeed With Dyslexia all about changing the narrative for people living with dyslexia and low literacy. We want to end the stigma and shout from the rooftops about all the amazing things people with this learning difference can do.

Green Sports Day

October 6, 2022
Green
October 6th is Green Sports Day! The global #greensports community comes together to leverage the power of sports to increase awareness and action on the most pressing environmental and social challenges our world faces. We invite you to make a statement. Let’s Green Light sustainable action across the globe.

Whip Addict Car Show

October 8, 2022
AM
Light Blue
The 2nd Annual ‘Whip Addict’ Car Show held in Atlanta, Georgia at The Home Depot Backyard! The show where some of the top builds and car enthusiasts from around the country converge for an ultimate display of cars and networking opportunities!

Women in Technology

October 8, 2022
Pink & Purple
Internal Event
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Home Game vs. New York FC / Atlanta Falcons Away Game vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

October 9, 2022
Red
Atlanta United vs. New York City FC / Atlanta Falcons vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

World Mental Health Day

October 10, 2022
Green
The World Health Organization working to ensure Mental Health & Well-Being becomes a Global Priority for all. Make mental health & well-being for all a global priority. #WorldMentalHealthDay

Indigenous Peoples Day

October 11, 2022
Green, Red, & White
Indigenous Peoples’ Day is celebrated on the second Monday of October to honor the cultures and histories of America’s first inhabitants.

Developmental Language Disorder Day (#DLDday)

October 14, 2022
Purple & Yellow
Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) is a hidden but common disability that affects 1 in 14 people causing difficulties understanding and using language for no known reason.

World Pregnancy & Infant Loss Remembrance Day

October 15, 2022
Pink & Blue
On October 15th, participate in the International Wave of Light by lighting a candle at 7 pm local time to honor all babies gone too soon. Keep your candle lit for at least one hour to create a continuous “wave of light” across all time zones covering the entire globe!
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Home Game – vs. San Francisco 49ers

October 16, 2022
Falcons Red
Atlanta Falcons vs. San Francisco 49ers

Down Syndrome Awareness Month

October 17, 2022
Blue & Yellow
Down Syndrome Awareness Month (DSAM) is a month to raise awareness and celebrate the many abilities of our loved ones with Down syndrome. DSAM seeks to break down barriers and focus on promoting advocacy for people with Down syndrome.

National ADHD Awareness Month

October 18, 2022
Orange
ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) is a serious public health issue. The mission of ADHD Awareness Month is to educate the public about ADHD by disseminating reliable information based on the evidence of science and peer-reviewed research.

Imagine a Day Without Water

October 20, 2022
Blue
Imagine a Day With(out) Water is a national day of action bringing together communities and policymakers to advance greater and more equitable water investment.

National Physical Therapy Month

October 21, 2022
Teal
October is National Physical Therapy Month — a time to celebrate the profession and all the ways physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and PT and PTA students help improve lives across the country.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Away Game – @ Cincinnati Bengals

October 23, 2022
Falcons Red
PM – Atlanta Falcons vs. Cincinnati Bengals

Dwarfism Awareness Month

October 24, 2022
Green
Little People of America launched Dwarfism Awareness Month in 2009 in an effort to raise positive awareness and share information about the lives of people with dwarfism.

Dysautonomia Awareness Month

October 25, 2022
Turquoise
Over 70MM people have been diagnosed globally however, despite the high prevalence of dysautonomia, most patients take years to get diagnosed due to a lack of awareness amongst the public and within the medical profession.

Fall-O-Ween

October 28-29, 2022
Orange & Purple
Get your costumes and join the festivities, food, and fun for the whole family at The Home Depot Backyard!
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Home Game – vs. Carolina Panthers

October 30, 2022
Falcons Red
PM – Atlanta Falcons vs. Carolina Panthers

Halloween

October 31, 2022
Orange
Happy Halloween!

September 2022

AM Colors (5 AM – 8 AM ET) | PM Colors (5 PM – 11 PM ET)
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National Suicide Prevention Month

September 1, 2022
Purple
September is National Suicide Prevention Month, an annual month-long campaign to raise awareness about suicide prevention, reduce stigma around the topic and encourage those in need to utilize available resources.

World Alzheimer’s Month

September 2, 2022
Purple
World Alzheimer’s Month is the international campaign from Alzheimer’s Disease International that takes place every September.

Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic: Oregon vs. Georgia

September 3, 2022
Green & Yellow OR Red
The Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic – Day 1. #11 Oregon vs. #3 Georgia Lights will be the school colors of the winner postgame.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Away Match

September 4, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs Portland

Labor Day

September 5, 2022
AM
Red, White, & Blue
The day celebrates the American labor movement and the contributions and achievements of the American worker.

Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic

September 5, 2022
PM
Orange & Purple OR Blue & Gold
The Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic – Day 2. #4 Clemson vs. #Georgia Tech Lights will be the school colors of the winner postgame.

Georgia SFMA Field Day

September 6, 2022
Blue & Green
Welcome Georgia Sports Field Management Field Day attendees!

International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies

September 7, 2022
Light Blue
The resolution stresses the importance of, and urgent need to, raise public awareness at all levels and to promote and facilitate actions to improve air quality.

HDBY Night Market

September 8, 2022
Orange
Atlanta’s best chefs, mixologists, entertainers, and artisans come together for a night under the stars just outside Mercedes-Benz Stadium! Enjoy a delicious evening filled with live music, craft cocktails, all the savory and sweet food options you could imagine, and shop fine goods and crafts with local artisans.

Stand Up To Cancer Day

September 9, 2022
Orange, Red, & White
Stand Up To Cancer enables scientific breakthroughs by funding collaborative, multidisciplinary, multi-institutional scientific cancer research teams and investigators.

Atlanta United Home Match

September 10, 2022Atlanta United vs Toronto FC United & Conquer Cancer Match Unite & Conquer Cancer’s mission is to give a voice to children and young adults that are fighting or have survived their battle with cancer.
Pantone Medium Yellow
Atlanta United vs Toronto FC United & Conquer Cancer Match Unite & Conquer Cancer’s mission is to give a voice to children and young adults that are fighting or have survived their battle with cancer.

Atlanta Falcons Home Game

September 11, 2022
AM
Falcons Red
Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints

9/11 Memorium (Patriot Day)

September 11, 2022
PM
Red, White, & Blue
In the United States, Patriot Day occurs on September 11 of each year in memory of the people killed in the September 11 attacks of the year 2001.

National Celiac Disease Awareness Day

September 13, 2022
Green
Celiac disease is a genetic autoimmune disorder in which a person who suffers from this affliction can’t consume gluten, a protein found in wheat, rye and barley. The afflicted person’s immune system responds by attacking the small intestine and inhibiting the absorption of important nutrients.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Away Match: Coca-Cola NAOU Ready to Execute Reception

September 14, 2022
Red
Welcome Coca-Cola NAOU Ready to Execute Reception attendees! Atlanta United vs Orlando City

Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15, 2022
Green, White, Red, Light Blue, Yellow/Gold, & Blue
Hispanic Heritage Month is recognized September 15 to October 15 to highlight the achievements and contributions of Hispanic American champions who have inspired others to achieve success. Mercedes-Benz Stadium is shining the colors of the flags of countries represented by our Atlanta United Hispanic players: Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela, Colombia and Cuba.

Mexico Independence Day

September 16, 2022
Green, Red, & White
Mexico Independence Day celebrates September 16, 1810, the day that Catholic priest Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla demanded the end of Spanish rule, beginning the Mexican War of Independence.

Atlanta United Home Match

September 17, 2022
Green, White, Red, Light Blue, Yellow/Gold, & Blue
Atlanta United vs. Philadelphia Join Atlanta United to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month as they host Philadelphia Union. Lights reflect the colors of the flags of countries represented by our Hispanic players: Mexico, Argentina, Venezuela, Colombia and Cuba. ¡Somos Atlanta!
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Away Game

September 18, 2022
Falcons Red
Atlanta Falcons vs. Los Angeles Rams

Rock The Vote APS Pep Rally

September 20, 2022
Red, White, & Black
Rock The Vote is a 31-year-old nonpartisan, nonprofit dedicated to increasing young people’s political awareness. Through Rock the Vote and Atlanta Public Schools, Democracy Class is a free, nonpartisan curriculum that educates high school students about the importance and history of voting and pre-registers and registers them to vote.

International Day of Peace

September 21, 2022
Light Blue
The International Day of Peace (“Peace Day”) is observed around the world each year on 21 September. Established in 1981 by unanimous United Nations resolution, Peace Day provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to Peace above all differences and to contribute to building a Culture of Peace.

Elton John Concert

September 22, 2022
Burgundy, Yellow, & Red
Elton John brings his Farewell Yellow Brick Road: The Final Tour to Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Hunger Action Day

September 23, 2022
Orange
Hunger Action Day is a day where collective efforts across the country are focused for greater impact. Orange is the color of hunger. This Hunger Action Day, let’s stand together by wearing orange, turning our city landmarks orange, and raising our voices all across the country on behalf of the millions of people facing hunger.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Away Game

September 25, 2022
Falcons Red
Atlanta Falcons vs. Seattle Seahawks

National Alopecia Areata Awareness Month

September 26, 2022
Blue
Alopecia Areata is an auto-immune disorder that causes hair to fall out. Alopecia areata does not discriminate; it can affect anyone of any gender and ethnicity. There are about 147 million people with this condition all over the world, and 6.8 million in the US alone.

National Women’s Health and Fitness Day

September 28, 2022
PM
Purple & Turquoise
More than 500 groups across the country will host women’s health and fitness events at senior centers, hospitals, health clubs, park and recreation districts, local health and service organizations, schools, retirement communities, houses of worship, and other community locations. An estimated 50,000 to 75,000 women of all ages are expected to participate in these local activities.

Georgia Tech Career Fair

September 28, 2022
AM
Gold, White, & Blue
With over 2,000 students on average having attended past career fair events, the College of Computing expects an even greater draw this coming season. This event will be a great opportunity for employers to establish a presence at Georgia Tech while recruiting students for full-time/part-time positions, as well as co-op and internship opportunities at the seasonal, College-wide Career Fair.
Red Color Stadium

World Heart Day

September 29, 2022
Red
World Heart Day (29 September) is an opportunity for everyone to stop and consider how best to use love for humanity, for nature, and for you. Beating cardiovascular disease is something that matters to every beating heart.

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September 30, 2022
Gold
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month is to raise awareness about children with cancer.

August 2022

AM Colors (5 AM – 8 AM ET) | PM Colors (5 PM – 11 PM ET)
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National Peach Month

August 1, 2022
Peach
Let peach be your theme, and may your days be just peachy as you gear up to celebrate National Peach Month this August. The tradition dates back to June 16, 1982, when President Ronald Reagan declared that August would officially be National Peach Month for health and nutritional reasons, no less, which we highly appreciate.
Red Color Stadium

Falcon for a Day! – Socios.com

August 3, 2022
Falcons Red
Private Event

Anthem Conference

August 4, 2022
Blue, White, & Orange
Private Event
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Home Match – vs. Seattle

August 6, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs. Seattle Sounders

Purple Heart Day

August 7, 2022
Purple
Purple Heart Day is observed on Aug. 7 each year and is a time for Americans to remember and honor the brave men and women who were either wounded on the battlefield, or paid the ultimate sacrifice with their lives. Purple Heart Day is also known as National Purple Heart Day, Purple Heart Recognition Day and Purple Heart Appreciation Day.

The Weeknd Concert

August 11, 2022
Orange, Black, & Gold
The After Hours Til Dawn stadium tour will kick off up north in The Weeknd’s hometown of Toronto on Friday, July 8th. The Weeknd will be at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on August 11, 2022. The tour is produced by Live Nation. This is the first leg of The Weeknd’s massive world tour, with additional dates in Mexico, South America, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Europe, Africa & Middle East to be announced soon.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Away Game – vs. Detroit

August 12, 2022
PM
Falcons Red
Atlanta Falcons vs. Detroit Lions

International Youth Day

August 12, 2022
AM
Light Blue, Orange, Yellow, Red, & Green
The primary purpose of International Youth Day (IYD) is to draw attention to a given set of cultural and legal issues surrounding youth. The day recognizes the efforts of the world’s young people in enhancing world society. Youth Day also aims to engage young people to become more actively involved in making positive contributions to their communities.

Atlanta United Away Match vs. Cincinnati

August 13, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs. Cincinnati
Red Color Stadium

Falcons Open Practice

August 15, 2022
Falcons Red
The Falcons will host an open practice at Mercedes-Benz Stadium as they prepare for their 57th Season.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Home Match – vs. NY Red Bulls

August 17, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs. NY Red Bulls

World Humanitarian Day

August 19, 2022
Blue, Light Blue, & Grey
Each year, WHD focuses on a theme, bringing together partners from across the humanitarian system to advocate for the survival, well-being and dignity of people affected by crises, and for the safety and security of aid workers.

Corky Kell Classic

August 20, 2022
PM
Blue, White, & Red
The 31st Annual Georgia Construction Careers.com Corky Kell Classic will kick off the 2022 GHSA football season with a four-day, 10-game lineup that will take place at four separate locations from Aug. 17-20. Three straight days of double-headers, which will all be first-ever meetings between programs, will start on Wednesday and will lead up to a four-game marathon of Class 7A matchups at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday.

World Honey Bee Day

August 20, 2022
AM
Yellow
World Honey Bee Day on the third Saturday in August brings a buzzing celebration for beekeepers, honey lovers, and all blooming things. The day recognizes both the honey bee and the beekeepers who tend the hives. It also encourages everyone to enjoy and buy locally grown honey.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Away Match – vs. Columbus

August 21, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs. Columbus
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Away Game – vs. NY Jets

August 22, 2022
PM
Falcons Red
Atlanta Falcons vs. New York Jets

World Water Week

August 22, 2022
AM
Blue, Light Blue, & Turquoise
World Water Week is the leading conference on global water issues, held every year since 1991. Together we develop solutions to the planet’s greatest water-related challenges, such as poverty, the climate crisis, and biodiversity loss.

Be Kind To Humankind Week

August 24, 2022
Blue, Light Blue, & Turquoise
Each day of the seven-day celebration carries a specific goal. These goals can be adopted by anyone at any time and are often used to promote positivity in schools, home care facilities, workplaces and even correctional facilities. Each goal is accompanied by a simple, actionable statement of kindness, which can go a long way toward boosting morale in any environment.

Women’s Equality Day

August 26, 2022
Pink, Purple, & Magenta
Women’s Equality Day commemorates the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, granting women the right to vote. Additionally, it’s a time to highlight the continued efforts of women to achieve equality in all areas of society.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta Falcons Home Game – vs. Jacksonville

August 27, 2022
Falcons Red
Atlanta Falcons vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Home Match – vs. DC

August 28, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs. DC United
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Away Match – vs. Philadelphia

August 31, 2022
AM
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs. Philadelphia

MexTour

August 31, 2022
PM
Gold, White, Black, Red, & Green
The 2022 MexTour will feature four marquee matches in four months across the United States, including one at Mercedes- Benz Stadium on August 31, as the Mexican National Team embarks on the road to the FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

July 2022

AM Colors (5 AM – 8 AM ET) | PM Colors (5 PM – 11 PM ET)
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National Minority Mental Health Wellness Month

July 1, 2022
Blue
Formally recognized in June 2008 (and currently designated as), Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month was created to bring awareness to the unique struggles that underrepresented groups face in regard to mental illness in the US.

Independence Day Weekend

July 2-4, 2022
Red, White, & Blue
Independence Day is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the Declaration of Independence of the United States, on July 4, 1776.

Clean Beaches Week

July 5, 2022
Blue
Clean Beaches Week, an entire week to celebrate our beautiful beaches and ensure they stay clean, safe, and lovely for generations to come.

Beloved Benefit

July 7, 2022
Burple
The Beloved Benefit is a heart-and-soul stirring annual experience that brings people together—from every neighborhood and community in Atlanta—to strengthen our city.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Home Match – vs Austin FC

July 9, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs Austin FC

Plastic Free July

July 11, 2022
Turquoise
Plastic Free July® is a global movement that helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution – so we can have cleaner streets, oceans, and beautiful communities.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Home Match – vs Real Salt Lake City

July 13, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs Real Salt Lake City

Summer Movie Experience at The Home Depot Backyard

July 16, 2022
PM
Orange
Celebrate the magic of summer, including live entertainment, music, food, dance and fun at the final Movie Experience of the Summer. This one of a kind, immersive experience was designed especially with our Backyard Besties in mind.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Home Match – vs Orlando City FC

July 17, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs Orlando City FC

Black Leaders Awareness Day

July 18, 2022
Red, Black, Gold, Green, & Grey
Black Leaders Awareness Day (BLAD) was created to enable people from all cultures to experience the wisdom of past, current, and next-generation leaders through the speeches, quotes, and videos they or others share.

2022 SEC Football Kickoff Media Days

July 18 – 21
Yellow & Blue
SEC Media Days for football will take place in Atlanta for the second time in the conference’s history.

Sarcoma Awareness Day

July 21, 2022
Blue and Red
Sarcoma is still considered to be the “forgotten cancer.” This day is geared towards efforts to encourage research and drug development are made more challenging due to a lack of awareness and understanding.

Grupo Firme Concert

July 23, 2022
White
Regional Mexican phenomenon, Grupo Firme announces their first U.S. stadium tour for 2022.  Presented by Music VIP Entertainment, the Latin Grammy-award winning septet from Tijuana brings their high energy show to nine cities across the U.S, including Atlanta on July 23 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Away Match – @ LA Galaxy

July 24, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United FC @ LA Galaxy

Parents Day

July 25, 2022
Green
On this day each year, Americans recognize outstanding parents, celebrate the teamwork in raising children, and support the role of parental guidance in building a strong, stable society.

World Hepatitis Day

July 28, 2022
AM
Light Blue
World Hepatitis Day (WHD) takes places every year on 28 July bringing the world together under a single theme to raise awareness of the global burden of viral hepatitis and to influence real change.

World Nature Conservation Day

July 28, 2022
PM
Green
World Nature Conservation Day, observed annually on July 28, acknowledges that a healthy environment is the foundation for a stable and healthy society.

World Against Trafficking Day

July 30, 2022
AM
Light Blue
Trafficking in persons is a serious crime and a grave violation of human rights. Every year, thousands of men, women and children fall into the hands of traffickers, in their own countries and abroad. Almost every country in the world is affected by trafficking, whether as a country of origin, transit or destination for victims.

Luke Combs Concert

July 30, 2022
PM
White
Country superstar and newly minted CMA Entertainer of the Year Luke Combs will embark on his first-ever headline stadium tour next year with the final stop at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday, July 30. Special guests featured on the tour include Cody Johnson, Zach Bryan and Morgan Wade.

June 2022

AM Colors (5 AM – 8 AM ET) | PM Colors (5 PM – 11 PM ET)
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International Children’s Day

June 1, 2022
AM
Light Blue
The International Day for Protection of Children became universally established in 1954 to protect children’s rights, end child labor and guarantee access to education.

National Gun Violence Day

June 3, 2022
Orange
Every day, more than 110 Americans are killed with guns and hundreds more are shot and wounded. On the weekend of June 3, lighting orange raises awareness for keeping our country safe.

LGBTQIA+ Pride Month (Atlanta Pride Run Walk)

June 5, 2022
PM
Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, & Blue
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month is currently celebrated each year in the month of June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan. The Atlanta Pride Run is an inclusive 5K walk and run dedicated to bringing the community together to have fun, be active, and support a wonderful and diverse community during pride month.

National Cancer Survivors Day

June 5, 2022
AM
Red, White, & Blue
National Cancer Survivors Day® (NCSD) is the day each year that we pause to honor those who are living with a history of cancer for their strength and courage.

World Ocean Day

June 8, 2022
Dark Blue
On World Ocean Day, people everywhere can unite to celebrate and take action for our shared blue planet, with one ocean and one climate, which connect us all.
Red Color Stadium

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Community Achievement Day

June 11, 2022
AM
Red
We recognize the efforts of the candidates, the families impacted by blood cancers & award the winners of the competition. The winners, one man & one woman goes to those that raised the most funds.
Red Color Stadium

World Blood Donor Day

June 14, 2022
Red
Every year countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The event serves to raise awareness of the need for safe blood and blood products and to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gift of blood.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15, 2022
Purple & Teal
The purpose of WEAAD is to provide an opportunity for communities around the world to promote a better understanding of abuse and neglect of older persons by raising awareness of the cultural, social, economic and demographic processes affecting elder abuse and neglect.

First Day of Inaugural Black Sports Symposium

June 16, 2022
PM
Black & Yellow
The Inaugural Black Sports Business Symposium (BSBS) is a disruptive, invitation-only, annual event that unites, cultivates, illuminates, and celebrates Black professionals and students in the sports business industry.

World Refill Day

June 16, 2022
AM
Blue
World Refill Day, a global public awareness campaign to prevent plastic pollution and help people live with less waste. This World Refill Day, choose to reuse and join millions of people around the world taking action to reduce single-use plastic.

National Wear Blue Day for National Men’s Health Week and Month

June 17, 2022
Blue
June is National Men’s Health Month! This month is all about encouraging the men in your life (including you, men out there!) to take care of their bodies by eating right, exercising, and working to prevent disease. Whether it is your friend, brother, dad, boyfriend, spouse, or boss, show them you care about them and their health by wearing blue on National Wear BLUE day, the Friday of Men’s Health Week! #ShowUsYourBlue

Juneteenth Celebration in The Home Depot Backyard

June 18, 2022
PM
Orange & Gray
Juneteenth Celebration at The Home Depot Backyard recognizing the magic of black culture, including art, live entertainment, music, food, dance, and fun for all ages. (Colors visible 5 PM – 7 PM)

Juneteenth

June 18, 2022
Red, Green, & Yellow
Juneteenth is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans. It is also often observed for celebrating African-American culture. Originating in Galveston, Texas, it has been celebrated annually on June 19 in various parts of the United States since 1865. (Colors from 5 AM – 8 AM, 7 PM – 1 AM)
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World Sickle Cell Day

June 19, 2022
PM
Red
Sunday, June 19 is World Sickle Cell Awareness Day. The Sickle Cell Foundation of Georgia encourages everyone to be a part of this international effort to increase awareness about sickle cell disease. (6pm – 1am ET)
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Home Match – Miami

June 19, 2022
PM
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United vs. Inter Miami FC (5 – 6 pm ET)

Father’s Day

June 19, 2022
AM
Blue
Father’s Day is a holiday of honoring fatherhood and paternal bonds, as well as the influence of fathers in society.

Final Day of Refugee Week/World Refugee Day

June 20, 2022
Yellow & Blue
World Refugee Day is an international day designated by the United Nations to honour refugees around the globe. It falls each year on June 20 and celebrates the strength and courage of people who have been forced to flee their home country to escape conflict or persecution.

International Women in Engineering Day

June 23, 2022
Purple & Green
International Women in Engineering Day, brought to you by Women’s Engineering Society (WES) will celebrate its 9th year in 2022 and figures as of June 2021 show that 16.5% of engineers are women. #INWED22

First Day of Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week

June 24, 2022
Maroon & Blue
Keller’s life and accomplishments are celebrated each year during Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week. The week runs June 21-27, and is designed to raise awareness about deaf-blindness and highlight the contributions of those in the community.
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Atlanta United Away Match – Toronto

June 25, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United FC @ Toronto
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Atlanta United Away Match – New York

June 30, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United FC @ New York

May 2022

AM Colors (5 AM – 8 AM ET) | PM Colors (5 PM – 11 PM ET)
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World Asthma Day

May 3, 2022
Blue
World Asthma Day is organized by the Global Initiative for Asthma, (GINA) , a World Health Organization collaborative organization founded in 1993. WAD is held each May to raise awareness of Asthma worldwide.

Cinco de Mayo

May 5, 2022
Red, White, & Green
Celebration of the Mexican victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla, on May 5, 1862.
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Atlanta United Home Match – Chicago

May 7, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United FC vs Chicago Fire

Mother’s Day

May 8, 2022
Pink
Happy Mother’s Day!

World Lupus Day

May 10, 2022
Purple
World Lupus Day is sponsored by the World Lupus Federation, a coalition of lupus patient organizations from around the world, united to improve the quality of life for people affected by lupus.
Red Color Stadium

Atlanta United Away Match – US Open

May 11, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United FC @ Nashville
Red Color Stadium

NFL Schedule Release

May 12, 2022
PM
Falcons Red
NFL Schedule Release ‘22 05.12.22 – 8 pm ET Watch on NFL Network, live stream at NFL.com/watch or follow on the Atlanta Falcons app. The Atlanta Falcons will announce its first home opponent at 6 pm ET.

International Nurses Day and Final Day of Nurses Week in the US

May 12, 2022
AM
Blue
International Nurses Day and the final day of National Nurses Week (May 6 – May 12) in the United States. The date was chosen because it is the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing.
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Atlanta United Home Match – New England

May 15, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United FC vs New England Revolution

National Do Something Good For Your Neighbor Day

May 16, 2022
Purple
National Do Something Good For Your Neighbor Day
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Football on the Front Porch

May 19, 2022
Red
Football on the Front Porch
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Atlanta United Away Match – Nashville

May 21, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United FC @ Nashville

National Foster Care Month

May 23, 2022
Blue
National Foster Care Month is a time to acknowledge the 463,000 American children and youth in foster care and the family members, foster parents, volunteers, mentors, child welfare professionals, and policymakers who help them find permanent homes and connections.

Delta Global Sales Meeting

May 24, 2022The Delta Global Sales Conferece in Atlanta
Blue and Red
The Delta Global Sales Conference in Atlanta.
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Red Nose Day

May 26, 2022
Red
Red Nose Day is an annual fundraising campaign to end the cycle of child poverty and ensure a healthy future for all children.

Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month

May 27, 2022
Teal
Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (AAPI Heritage Month) is an annual celebration that recognizes the historical and cultural contributions of individuals and groups of Asian and Pacific Islander descent to the United States.
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Atlanta United Home Match – Columbus

May 28, 2022
Atlanta United Red
Atlanta United FC vs Columbus Crew

Memorial Day

May 30, 2022
Red, White, & Blue
Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for mourning the U.S. military personnel who have died while serving in the United States armed forces. We thank these men and women for their service!

Mental Health Awareness Month

May 31, 2022
Green
Mental Health Awareness Month is a time to raise awareness of those living with mental or behavioral health issues and to help reduce the stigma so many experience.

April 2022

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