Apr 142014
Discounts to Medieval Times in Lawrenceville

Medieval Times recently debuted its first new show since 2007, and though my kids have seen it, they already want to go back. The knights, the princess, the jousting, you name it–it’s perfect for them. It’s almost like giving them a chance to experience a live version of their pretend play.

Want to visit Medieval Times on the cheap? You … [more]

Apr 092014
Discounts: Spring Fling with Wild Things Tours at The Fox Theatre in Atlanta

The Spring Fling with Wild Things tours look like a fun way to get a behind-the-scenes look at The Fox Theatre in Atlanta.

Per the summary: “The ‘Spring Fling with Wild Things’ tour series will combine the elegant history of the Fox Theatre with Zoo Atlanta’s live animals, biofacts and kid-friendly activities that are sure to cause quite an ‘uproar’ … [more]

Apr 082014
Discounts: Alive! Expo at the Georgia World Congress Center on April 26 & 27, 2014

On April 26 & 27, 2014, Alive! Expo returns to the Georgia World Congress Center.

From 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. on Saturday and 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. on Sunday, you can find out more about everything from natural and organic foods and Eco/Green products for the home & pets to recyclable goods and naturopathic & alternative practitioners at “The Natural Products & … [more]

Apr 082014
Free Wednesday WindDown Concerts at Centennial Park in Atlanta

After work on every Wednesday through September, you can skip the gridlock and hang out at Centennial Olympic Park to listen to free Wednesday WindDown concerts.

From 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m., local artists and national touring acts take the stage at the Southern Company Amphitheater, performing everything from jazz to contemporary music.

Here’s the lineup for this week & the … [more]

Apr 082014
Little Shop of Stories: Middle Grade Mania Tour, Earth Day & Peter Rabbit Storytimes, Project Kid Craft Event, & More

I just checked the list, and Little Shop of Stories in Decatur has several can’t-miss events planned for April:

  • Sunday, April 13, 3:00 p.m.: Peter Rabbit/Bunny Storytime
  • Thursday, April 17, 7:00 p.m.: Poetry Storytime
  • Monday, April 21, 7:00 p.m.: He Said / She Said Tour, featuring Wendelin Van Draanen, author of Flipped and the Sammy Keyes mystery series, and
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Apr 072014
Discounts: Lakebottom Prime at OnStage Atlanta

From April 25-May 17, 2014, The Process Theatre Co.’s production of Topher Payne’s Lakebottom Prime will be at OnStage Atlanta.

Per the summary: “It’s 1924, and the wedding of the year is being planned by the lake in Wildwood Park. Nothing will stop Priscilla Tuttle from crafting the perfect ceremony, although no one had prepared her for the second-class status … [more]

Apr 072014
Discounts: Actor's Express' Maple and Vine at The King Plow Arts Center

Actor’s Express’ production of Maple and Vine will be at The King Plow Arts Center through April 20, 2014.

Per the summary: “When the fast-paced demands of modern society become unbearable, successful couple Katha and Ryu escape to a community of 1950s reenactors, where life is slower, boys are boys and girls are girls, and what happens behind closed doors … [more]

Apr 072014
Free Crafts & Events: Lowe's, Bass Pro Shops, Williams-Sonoma, Michaels, & 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 crafts at Michael’s, Lowe’s, & Home Depot; free events at Bass Pro Shops; free decorating classes at Pottery Barn; free cooking techniques classes at Williams-Sonoma; free mini-model builds at Lego stores; & more.

Here’s the schedule of free … [more]