Fulton County Schools is joining in celebrating the Braves' historic World Series win by closing down all schools and facilities Nov. 5.
The school system announced the closure on Twitter Nov. 3. the Braves beat the Houston Astros 7-0 Tuesday night, winning the World Series.
Fulton County Schools joins the metro Atlanta region and fans everywhere in celebrating the World Champion Atlanta Braves. All schools and administrative offices, will be closed this Friday, November 5th. Go @Braves! pic.twitter.com/Kov2DAkOwx— FultonCountySchools (@FultonCoSchools) November 3, 2021
The Cobb County Schools District and Marietta City Schools also announced they would be closed on Friday.
The Braves announced a parade will be held Friday, in both Cobb County and Atlanta. Atlanta has not yet solidified where the parade will be held, but the Cobb County portion of the parade will begin at 1 p.m. after the event in Atlanta. According to 11ALive, the Braves will travel down the interstate to Cumberland Boulevard for a short parade to Truist Park for a ticketed event inside the stadium.