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Nov 212014

six flags holiday saleNew for 2014, Six Flags Over Georgia will be open for the holidays. We’ll be using out season passes & heading out next week to check out Holiday in the Park, which features a Main Street Christmas Display, a million LED holiday lights, The Story of the Nativity, visits with Santa, & more. Plus, you can ride some of your favorite coasters while you’re there.

Holiday in the Park will be open daily (except Thanksgiving) from November 22-30, 2014, as well as select dates from December 1, 2014, through January 4, 2015. If you’re planning to visit Six Flags Over Georgia for Holiday in the Park, now’s a good time to snag a deal.

The deals:

A few highlights of what’s coming up at Six Flags:

  • In 2015, Six Flags Over Georgia is adding two new rides: The Joker Chaos Coaster, a seven-story looping coaster, & Harley Quinn Spinsanity, where riders spin their cars on a circular track. Plus, if you missed it during the 2014 season, be sure to check out the water park addition, Hurricane Harbor.
  • And in 2015, White Water is adding Dive Bomber, a 10-story water slide (that’s taller than Cliffhanger, FYI).

–Jennifer Maciejewski

Nov 212014
Discounts: Theatrical Outfit's The Gifts of the Magi at The Balzer Theater at Herren’s

From December 4-21, 2014, The Gifts of the Magi will be at The Balzer Theater at Herren’s. And while they last, you can get discounts tickets to The Gifts of the Magi, no coupon code required.

Per the summary: “Jim and Della are out of work and penniless during Christmas in New York. To afford presents for each other, both … [more]

Nov 202014
Free & Cheap Things to Do in Atlanta this Weekend: November 21-23, 2014

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):

Nov 202014
Discount for Garden Lights, Holiday Nights at the Atlanta Botanical Garden

I’ve been to Garden Lights, Holiday Nights at the Atlanta Botanical Garden several times, and it’s a fixture on my “must do this holiday season” to-do list.

Garden Lights, Holiday Nights is gorgeous. With more than one million lights, you’ll see the Atlanta Botanical Garden in a new way after dark. The downside is that even Garden members are required … [more]

Nov 202014
Discounts: Sanders Family Christmas in Marietta Square

From December 5-14, 2014, the Atlanta Lyric Theatre will bring the Sanders Family Christmas back to Marietta Square.

Per the summary: “They’re back! The Sanctified Sanders Family Singers return to the Marietta Square to celebrate the holidays with faith, family, and old-fashioned fun. Sanders Family Christmas, stars the beloved original Theatre in the Square cast! World War II provides the … [more]

Nov 202014
Discounts: Atlanta Lyric Theatre's Catch Me If You Can at the Cobb Civic Center

From February 13-March 1, 2015, Atlanta Lyric’s production of Catch Me If You Can will be at the Cobb Civic Center’s Anderson Theatre.

Per the summary: “Based on the hit DreamWorks film starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks and the incredible true story that inspired it, Catch Me If You Can is the high-flying, splashy musical that tells the story … [more]

Nov 202014
Discounts: Ballethnic’s Urban Nutcracker at the Ferst Center for the Arts in Atlanta

If Ballethnic’s Urban Nutcracker is on your short list of must-see holiday shows, you’re in luck: You can get discount tickets to Urban Nutcracker, no coupon code required.

Per the summary: “The first Nutcracker of the season, Urban Nutcracker takes place on Atlanta’s own Sweet Auburn Avenue in the 1940s and opens the weekend before Thanksgiving. Enjoy the soulful celebration, … [more]

Nov 172014
Atlanta Falcons: Ticket Discounts for the 2014 Season

Ticket discounts for Falcons football? Yes, please:

Based on previous years, discounts and coupon codes for Atlanta Falcons tickets can be rather tricky to come by. As always, I’ll update the post whenever I find them.

Until then, you can save a bit with these deals:

While they last, $59 buys one 300-level ticket watch the Atlanta Falcons play the Arizona Cardinals[more]