Atlanta Braves parade: four men on a black double decker bus wearing white jerseys with red writing that says Braves
Atlanta Braves players riding a double-decker bus in their homecoming World Series Championship Parade near Truist Park interact with the crowd as a burst of confetti flies, Nov. 5., downtown Atlanta. (Sarah Swetlik/Fresh Take Georgia)

ATLANTA — Blankets, pearls, and the thrill of a world championship! Braves fans gathered at The Battery Atlanta outside of Truist Park despite the chill to celebrate their home team. It’s been 26 years since the Braves last held the title of World Champions, and the city of Atlanta was ready to make up for the lost time. Through the lean years and the home runs, Braves fans have rallied around their favorite players, and today, everyone joined in to revel in their victory together at the Braves homecoming parade.

All photographs of the Braves World Series Championship Parade in downtown Atlanta, Nov. 5, taken by Sarah Swetlik, Fresh Take Georgia.

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