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Thousands bring in 2013 at Peach Drop

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More than 100,000 people packed Underground Atlanta for the 24th annual Peach Drop.

There were plenty of activities to keep partygoers busy until midnight, including three stages of live entertainment, carnival rides, games and food.

For some, the event is an annual tradition. For others, this year was a first, including a couple from south Florida.

"Something new for a new year – that's what I'm expecting," said one man.

The 800-pound fiberglass peach was dropped at midnight.

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