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Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium Will Go Cashless Next Weekend

Mar 04, 2019

While a handful of states and cities are passing laws requiring retailers to accept cash, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home of the National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons and Major League Soccer’s Atlanta United, will go completely cashless March 10.

Stadium management announced the new policy Monday, and it takes effect with Atlanta United’s upcoming home opener. In a press release, stadium operator AMB Group, parent company of the Falcons and Atlanta United, said all food concession stands, restaurants and bars, and souvenir and merchandise stations within the stadium’s gated perimeter will be cashless. Acceptable payment forms include general-purpose credit and debit cards and contactless forms, including mobile payments.

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