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Aug 182017
Free & Cheap Things to Do in Atlanta this Weekend: August 18-20, 2017

I’m more than ready for the weekend. Looking for something fun to do? Check out these five events (or browse Atlanta on the Cheap’s calendar of events to remind yourself of other can’t-miss events happening in the ATL):

Aug 172017
Touch-A-Truck in Alpharetta on August 19, 2017

Unfortunately, my daughters have outgrown this event—they’re into all things teen & tween now. But for those of you that have little ones that still love trucks, you may want to head out for this event in Alpharetta:

From 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 19, 2017, Touch-A-Truck will take place at Wills Park. During the free event, kids can … [more]

Aug 172017
Free & Cheap Crafts & Classes: Pottery Barn Kids, Home Depot, Michaels, Pike Nurseries, LEGO Stores, & More

If you’re looking for ways to get creative on the cheap, you’ve got a few options. Throughout the month, you’ll find free & cheap crafts at Michaels & Home Depot, free events at Bass Pro Shops, free decorating classes at Pottery Barn, free cooking techniques classes & other events at Williams-Sonoma, free mini-model builds at Lego stores, & more.

Here’s … [more]

Aug 152017
Discounts: The Georgia State Fair at the Atlanta Motor Speedway

From September 29-October 8, 2017, the Georgia State Fair will be at the Atlanta Motor Speedway.

Planning to go? You can get discount tickets to the fair, no coupon code required.

Tickets are regularly $10 for ages 13+ and $5 for ages 5-12 as well as seniors (age 60+). Most days, ride wristbands are $25 each, and they’re valid from … [more]

Aug 152017
Discounts: Taste of Atlanta on October 20-22, 2017

If you’re looking for discounts for Taste of Atlanta, you’re in luck: While they last, you can snag discount tickets to the event, no coupon code required.

The Taste of Atlanta will take place at Atlanta’s Historic Fourth Ward Park on October 21 & 22, 2017. At Taste of Atlanta, you can sample the specialties of 90+ Atlanta restaurants, get … [more]

Aug 042017
Discounts: Cirque du Soleil's Luzia at the Grand Chapiteau at Atlantic Station

Cirque du Soleil’s Luzia: A Waking Dream of Mexico will be at the Grand Chapiteau at Atlantic Station from September 14-November 19, 2017.

Cirque du Soleil’s productions never cease to amaze me–the gorgeous costuming and choreography make each show feel like a work of art, and I remain in awe of the complex circus arts the performers manage to pull … [more]

Jul 282017
JapanFest at Infinite Energy Center in Duluth on September 16 & 17, 2017

On September 16 & 17, 2017, head to Infinite Energy Center for JapanFest.

During the two-day festival, you can see traditional & modern dance performances, listen to taiko drumming, watch martial arts demonstrations, & more. Plus, you can check out intricate embroidery on kimonos, Japanese kites, bonsai trees, Japanese toys, Japanese cuisine, & shop the marketplace.

Admission to JapanFest … [more]