Scare on the Square Kicks Off at Colony Square in Midtown Atlanta on Tuesday, October 26

10.20.2021

About Colony Square 

At the corner of 14th and Peachtree Streets sits Colony Square, the first-ever mixed-use development to rise in the Southeast. For more than 50 years, the iconic destination has anchored the Midtown Atlanta community and served as the heartbeat of the city. Owned and operated by North American Properties (NAP), the reimagined Colony Square brings the Art of Modern Life to Midtown and features nearly one million square feet of class A office, 160,000 square feet of best-in-class retail, restaurants and entertainment, a 20,000-square-foot food hall featuring an all-local lineup of culinary talent, 40,000 square feet of open-air greenspace, 262 luxury residences and a 466-room hotel. Since its inception in the early 1970s, Colony Square has brought an unmatched energy to the streets of Midtown, and now, the destination has once again re-emerged as the crown jewel of the vibrant district. The reimagined Colony Square is a foodie haven; shopping mecca; events destination; and a beautiful, amenity-rich and arts-infused place to gather with the community and soak up Midtown's vibe. Open, walkable, full of greenspace and transit friendly, The Square is alive with possibility.

About North American Properties

Founded in 1954, North American Properties is a privately held, multi-regional real estate operating and development company that has acquired, developed and managed more than $7 billion of mixed-use, retail, multifamily and office properties across the United States. Rooted in its purpose-driven approach to development, North American Properties is creating great places that connect people to each other; cities to their souls; partners to opportunities; and individuals to experiences that move them. Headquartered in Cincinnati, with offices in Atlanta, Dallas and Fort Myers, Florida, the company has developed 22 million square feet of commercial space and 19,000 residential units in 15 states and 67 cities. In the past three years, North American Properties has launched 36 projects totaling $2.2 billion in total capitalization. In metro Atlanta, North American Properties led the turnaround of Atlantic Station and the ground up development of Avalon. Currently, the company’s mixed-use portfolio includes: Avalon in Alpharetta, Georgia; Avenue Eat Cobb in Marietta, Georgia; Birkdale Village in Huntersville, North Carolina; Colony Square in Midtown Atlanta; Newport on the Levee in Newport, Kentucky; and Riverton in the New York metro area. For more information, visit naproperties.com.

 

PRESS / MEDIA CONTACT: 
Britni Johnson
Director of Public Relations, North American Properties 
404.965.9086
britni.johnson@naproperties.com 

 

WHAT: 

A mysteriously frightening Halloween celebration is brewing in Midtown’s Living Room. This spooky season, Colony Square’s annual Scare on the Square will be hosted over two days and include a family friendly Little Monsters Bash on Tuesday, October 26, along with a Hallows Eve Party on Friday, October 29. The supernatural spectacle invites ghouls and goblins of all ages to experience the creep-tastic surprises that await them.

Halloween weekend festivities at Colony Square will continue Saturday, October 30, during Game Day on the Square, a special edition of the weekly outdoor football viewing party, including themed drink specials, lawn games, team swag and an after-party with live music. From 3 to 9 p.m., the mixed-use destination will transform into the ultimate fan zone as the Georgia versus Florida game is broadcasted on the massive LED screen in The Plaza.   

The full Scare on the Square/Halloween weekend schedule of events includes:

Little Monsters Bash | Tuesday, October 26 – In partnership with Primrose Schools Midtown, Colony Square will host a special Halloween-themed edition of its monthly Colony Kids playdate. From 4 to 6 p.m., The Plaza will be activated with scary-fun educational and social experiences, including costume characters, balloon art, face painting, live music from Sir Crazy Pants, sweet treats, and spooky arts and crafts.

Hallows Eve Party | Friday, October 29 – Don your most wicked costume, grab your boos and head to Colony Square for a spooky soiree in The Plaza featuring live music by dueling pianos’ Andrew Brothers, BOOzey Bar Politan beverages, complimentary popcorn from IPIC, roaming entertainment and a costume contest. The Hallows Eve Party will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. 

Game Day on the Square: Georgia versus Florida | Saturday, October 30 – Show your team spirit and catch the Southeast’s premier college football rivalry game from the best seats in Midtown. Pre-game festivities kick off in The Plaza at 3 p.m. with drink specials available for purchase from outdoor bars by Serena Pastificio and Bar Politan, photo booth fun, game day swag, lawn games, and giveaways. Following the showdown from 7 to 9 p.m., Seven Sharp Nine will perform live on The Plaza stage Note: Game Day on the Square is free to attend. Seating is first come, first served and guests are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. No outside food, beverages or coolers are permitted. To-go food and beverages can be purchased from any of Colony Square’s onsite restaurants.

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WHEN:           

Tuesday, Oct. 26 from 4 to 6 p.m. – Little Monsters Bash

Friday, Oct. 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. – Hallows Eve Party

Saturday, Oct. 30 from 3 to 9 p.m. – Georgia versus Florida Game Day on the Square                     

WHERE:          

The Plaza at Colony Square

1175 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA, 30361

COST:             

All events are free and open to the public. Cost of food and beverage will vary.

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