Atlanta's movie theaters were allowed to re-open on Monday, April 27th. But that didn't happen, for a variety of reasons. Most theaters in our area are owned by major chains -- AMC, Regal, and Cinemark are the three largest. Variety … [Read more...] about Atlanta’s Plaza Theatre opens two pop-up drive-in movie experiences — and is selling out!
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Whether you're home-schooling or just trying to keep the kids busy while you're working from home, this is a great list of resources. The websites are all FREE to use. They are in no particular order, but cover all age groups and all kinds of … [Read more...] about Updated: 24 fun, educational, and free websites, where kids can learn coding, magic, music and much more
Your kids have been home for awhile and you've probably already started hearing that familiar refrain, What can I do? If you haven't already, check out our calendar of virtual events for kids. It includes story times, music and movement, puppet … [Read more...] about 105 activities for kids and families stuck at home (that don’t involve screen time!)
If you're a gardening aficionado, maybe you've dreamed of attending the Chelsea Flower Show in person, in London. It's a hot ticket, for sure -- the 2019 event had a dress code and the equivalent of a hundred-dollar price tag for a one-day … [Read more...] about England’s Chelsea Flower Show is a FREE virtual event this year
UPDATE: We learned on 5/16/2020 that the Grant Park Farmers Market will resume "in person" operations on Sunday, May 17th. Scroll down to the section on Sunday Farmers Markets for details. Until now, it's been operating on a system of pre-order and … [Read more...] about Farmers Markets: Oakhurst opening on May 30th, plus what’s open now
Grilling this weekend? If you'd rather not deal with the grocery stores, you can get your supplies delivered -- including meat, sausage, fish, and seafood. Just order from Norcross-based Farmers & Fishermen Purveyors -- the story of how … [Read more...] about Grilling this weekend? Get home delivery of meat & seafood from a local restaurant supplier
Updated on 5/17/2020 Zoo Atlanta is once again open for visitors! There are safety measures in place, and certain indoor attractions and rides remain closed. The good news is, if you'd like to visit, prices have dropped a bit to reflect a … [Read more...] about Zoo Atlanta reopens — here’s what you need to know
Ace Hardware has announced that it's giving away one million American flags on Saturday, May 23rd, 2020. On Saturday, May 23rd, you can visit any participating Ace Hardware to pick up a FREE 8" X 12" flag, while supplies last. You do not have … [Read more...] about FREE: Ace Hardware gives away one million flags on 5/23 for Memorial Day
The Class of 2020 can take heart! Graduation ceremonies will happen virtually and in a big way. Currently, two large-scale virtual commencements are planned nationwide. The first takes place in May and the second in June. The details for each … [Read more...] about President and Michelle Obama will honor the Class of 2020 virtually
Updated on 5/21/2020 What's going on with Atlanta's spring festivals? While many were canceled outright, others have been postponed -- and will essentially become summer or fall festivals. We've updated our original list, which is in … [Read more...] about Many of the 2020 spring festivals have been rescheduled — here’s the scoop!