Happy New Year! Peach Drop rings in 2014 - Fox 2 News Headlines

Happy New Year! Peach Drop rings in 2014

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The famous 'peach' is maintained by an Atlanta company. The famous 'peach' is maintained by an Atlanta company.
ATLANTA, Ga. -

Tens of thousands of people brought 2014 at the Peach Drop in Atlanta on Tuesday.

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More than 100,000 were expected to ring in the New Year at the 25th annual Peach Drop at Underground Atlanta.

There was a full day of activities, including live music. Acclaimed singer Janelle Monáe headlined the event, while actor and comedian David Koeacher served as the emcee for the evening.

VIDEO: As FOX 5 reported, the Peach Drop had a unique twist this year. The 800 pound peach was accompanied by a giant M&M peanut.

Click the video above to see raw footage of the Peach Drop!

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