Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta

Congress At A Glance

Published June 1, 2006


Georgia International Convention Center
2000 Convention Center Concourse
College Park

(770) 997-3566


Saturday, June 17
Doors open at 7:30 a.m.
Procession begins at 8:30 a.m.
Closing Mass begins at 5:30 p.m.


Entrance is free; no tickets are needed.
Parking is free. Individual parishes may organize buses or carpools. Contact your parish for information.


Places to purchase food within the Georgia International Convention Center are open from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Hotel Information:

The Atlanta Airport Marriott Hotel is offering a special rate for those attending the conference. A free shuttle will be provided all day between the hotel and the Georgia International Convention Center. Call the hotel for reservations at (404) 766-7900.

First Communicants:

First Communicants are invited to join the archbishop for the opening procession of the 5:30 p.m. Mass, wearing their first Communion dress or suit. The procession for the Mass will begin to form at 5 p.m. Please contact Jennifer Robles at (404) 885-7220 or if you plan to participate in the procession.

Other Information:

Visit and click on the Congress logo.