Come to Simpsonwood Park in Peachtree Corners for an extraordinary stroll through this recreation of a Bethlehem village and live nativity scene -- featuring live animals and actors who capture the atmosphere of biblical times. The event is hosted … [Read more...] about Walk Through Bethlehem: a free, interactive live nativity experience in Gwinnett County
Attractions & Museums
High Museum of Art: Ticket discounts and FREE admission days The High Museum of Art is one of Atlanta's most popular attractions. It has more than 15,000 works of art in its permanent collection, and sponsors special exhibits several … [Read more...] about High Museum of Art: FREE admission for Second Sundays this weekend
Stone Mountain Christmas is open -- get up to $15 OFF tickets with these discounts, listed below! Ready to get into the holiday spirit? Want to wander through a magical wonderland of winter lights? 'Tis the season for Stone Mountain Christmas … [Read more...] about Stone Mountain Christmas: Save $15 on admission tickets
Lights of Life is one of the most affordable holiday lights displays around metro Atlanta. The 1.5 mile drive around the Life University campus in Marietta features more than one million lights, arranged to create charming vignettes. The Lights of … [Read more...] about Drive-thru “Lights of Life” holiday display in Marietta is just $10 per car, open dailyl
The monthly Caffeine & Octane car show is back for 2023. The huge car show event is FREE to attend, either as an exhibitor or spectator. NOTE that there is a new location. Caffeine and Octane will take place at Town Center at Cobb , in the … [Read more...] about FREE Caffeine and Octane car show on first Sundays at Town Center at Cobb
Best holiday lights near me, where to see christmas lights for free Atlantans love their holiday lights! Whether you're looking for an immersive experience with an admission fee or just a leisurely drive through a really lit neighborhood, … [Read more...] about The best places to see holiday lights in metro Atlanta — including many FREE spectacular displays!
4 Atlanta area museums with FREE admission monthly for Bank of America cardholders That credit or debit card in your wallet just might gain you FREE admission to popular Atlanta-area attractions once a month, through the Museums On Us … [Read more...] about 4 Atlanta area museums with FREE admission days this weekend for Bank of America cardholders
The Atlanta Botanical Garden is once again presenting Garden Lights, Holiday Nights for the 2023 holiday season. Garden Lights, Holiday Nights runs nightly from November 12 through January 14, 2023 -- and this includes Thanksgiving, … [Read more...] about “Garden Lights, Holiday Nights” at the Atlanta Botanical Garden: Go on a Value Night and save!
World of Illumination, the producer of the world's largest animated light show, is unveiling a new holiday drive-thru experience in 2023. Enchanted Safari will take place at Six Flags White Water. The show runs from November 15 thru December 31, … [Read more...] about NEW! Enchanted Safari drive-thru animated light show at Six Flags White Water
Fantasy in Lights is a beloved holiday tradition at Callaway Gardens each year. The spectacular light display opens for the season on November 17, 2023. It runs through January 1, 2024. Fantasy in Lights features over seven miles of lights in … [Read more...] about Fantasy In Lights at Callaway Gardens — go on a Value Night and save
The Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta: admission deals & ticket discounts The Georgia Aquarium is a popular destination. It opened to the public in November of 2005, and over one million visitors toured the new attraction within the first 100 … [Read more...] about Georgia Aquarium: discounts & free admission offers
If you missed Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience during the summer of 2021 -- or if you just want to see it again -- you're luck! Van Gogh is back, in a new location, at the northeast corner of the Perimeter. This immersive experience lets you … [Read more...] about See the blockbuster “Van Gogh” immersive exhibit at 30% OFF when you buy online
Jurassic World: The Exhibition is running through mid-December at Pullman Yards. You can watch life-sized, animatronic dinosaurs come to life in this thrilling, 22,000 square-foot experience -- based on the blockbuster film franchise. You'll walk … [Read more...] about FLASH SALE: Save 50% on the Jurassic World immersive exhibit
World of Coca-Cola: Ticket discounts and free admission days. See the Veterans's Day offer just below! World of Coca-Cola is mainly a tourist attraction -- but probably every Atlantan should visit at least once. On this page, we'll keep track … [Read more...] about World of Coca-Cola: FREE admission for military, and up to 4 tickets at 50% OFF
-Have some fall fun at Buford Corn Maze -- including the Haunted Forest and Pumpkin Patch! The Buford Corn Maze was named one of the top 25 corn mazes in America by Country Living. This popular attraction is now in its 15th year. … [Read more...] about Buford Corn Maze is still open — save $3 with promo code!
The winter attractions at Lanier Islands are back for the 2023-2024 holiday season! The drive-through light show from years past has been replaced with a walk-through light display known as Lakeside Lights Spectacular. And if you … [Read more...] about Lanier Islands: Lakeside Lights Spectacular and Snow Island winter fun park
It's almost time for the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl! Whether you're planning to attend the game, watch the Peach Bowl Parade, or just participate in some of the fan festivities, there's plenty to do. UPDATE on 11-15-23: The City of … [Read more...] about Head to the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl Parade in downtown Atlanta — plus FanFest before the game!
UPDATED for 2023! Ready for some fall fun? Check out this list of corn mazes, pumpkin patches, hayrides, petting zoos, jumping pillows, and spooky Halloween-themed attractions. These are all destinations and day trips to farms within … [Read more...] about 25+ corn mazes, pumpkin patches, hay rides, and fall farm days to enjoy
Light shows aren't just for Christmas anymore! The 2023 Pumpkin Festival at Stone Mountain Park has a theme of Play by Day, Glow by Night and it is amazing! See the section below for all the available discounts on this attraction. The … [Read more...] about HUGE DISCOUNTS for Stone Mountain’s Pumpkin Festival attraction
We don't have info for 2023, but will update if we find out the event is recurring. Woodruff Park will once again host a winter light exhibit. It is FREE and open to the public. The interactive Light + Sound Station is on display at the gazebo … [Read more...] about FREE Winter Lights display at Woodruff Park
Amal is a 12-foot tall puppet that portrays the character of a 10-year-old Syrian refugee child. She's been through dozens of countries on her trek across the world -- and now she's coming to Atlanta. This is an ambitious project, having an … [Read more...] about Walk with Amal, a 12-foot puppet, as she visits multiple Atlanta locations on her trek around the world
You'll have plenty of chances to get artsy in 2023, with a series of FREE exhibits hosted by the Alpharetta Arts Center. Each rotating gallery exhibit has a limited run, but we'll remind you before each one opens. (Sign up for our free daily … [Read more...] about FREE! Alpharetta Arts Center hosts its 2023 Family Day — come for fun this Saturday!
Updated for 2023! If you're looking for things to do in October in Atlanta, this is the right place! We’re highlighting a few activities and events this month, hoping to give you some entertainment ideas. The list will continue to grow … [Read more...] about The best things to do in October, around metro Atlanta
On Thursday, September 28th, the full moon will shine brightly in the Atlanta skies. It will be a Super Moon, which is perfect for amateur sky-gazers to enjoy -- because you can't miss it. A super moon happens when the moon's orbit brings it … [Read more...] about September’s Harvest Moon is also a Super Moon: When and where to view it!
There is something magical about walking through Oakland Cemetery at twilight. After-dark events like Illumine and Capturing the Spirit of Oakland have proved so popular that Oakland Cemetery is launching a new series of twilight tours this … [Read more...] about Visit Oakland Cemetery at dusk for The Nightfall Chronicles, an enchanting series of twilight tours
For info on the 2023 Glow Light Show at Coolray Field, click here. This is a brand new holiday light display in 2022! The Shine Light Show is a drive-thru event that opens at Coolray Field in Lawrenceville on Thursday, November 18, 2022. It … [Read more...] about NEW! The Shine Drive-thru Light Show is open in Gwinnett, at Coolray Field
The city of Norcross brings back the Historic Trolley Tour for a late summer run! The Trolley Tours are on Saturday, September 30th, 2023. There are tours at 10 a.m. and at 1 p.m. Tickets are $10 and you must reserve your spot and buy your … [Read more...] about RSVP for the Historic Trolley Tour in downtown Norcross, happening this Saturday
FREE admission and $20 unlimited rides on opening day, Thursday, Sept. 21st! Details below. The North Georgia State Fair will return to Marietta in the fall of 2023! It opens on Thursday, September 21st and runs through Sunday, October … [Read more...] about North Georgia State Fair: Ticket discounts and free admission days
Welcome to FUNBOX, a huge inflatable playground covering 25,000 square feet. Two temporary FUNBOX attractions are scheduled to open in metro Atlanta this September -- one in Gwinnett County and another in Cobb County. Each location will have ten … [Read more...] about FUNBOX, the world’s largest bounce park, opens a Kennesaw location with discounted tickets this weekend
Stone Mountain Park: ticket discounts and parking deals Stone Mountain is never a cheap proposition for families. Whenever there are ways to save on parking or all-attractions passes, we'll let you know here. The daily parking fee alone is … [Read more...] about Stone Mountain Park: Attraction Passes are 40% OFF, for a limited time
Creekwater Alpaca Farm in Gwinnett County is opening for tours on most weekends. Come for a visit, and pet and feed Creekwater Farm's 50 alpacas. According to the farm's website, tour groups are limited to around 10 people and happen at an easy … [Read more...] about Alpac-O-Ween: Take a special tour of Creekwater Alpaca Farm in Snellville on Halloween weekend
Where to see butterflies in Atlanta -- have a close-up butterfly encounter this summer, at these parks and nature centers! Have a butterfly encounter this summer! You can get up close to hundreds of flying butterflies at local nature centers … [Read more...] about Have a close-up butterfly encounter! Where to see butterflies in Atlanta
The FREE Touch-a-Truck event returns to The Avenue West Cobb. This is a family-friendly outing on Thursday, September 7, 2023, from 6 to 8 p.m. Bring your family and friends to enjoy delicious food trucks as well as exploring the coolest trucks in … [Read more...] about FREE Touch-A-Truck on Thursday at The Avenue West Cobb, with inflatables, food trucks, face painting, more
Tucker Cruise In is a meet-and-greet car show that takes place monthly on the second Saturday of the month, from April through October. The event takes place along Main Street in Tucker. You'll find a wide variety of cars, including … [Read more...] about Tucker Cruise-In is a FREE monthly car show on 2nd Saturdays
Atlanta Contemporary is an art center dedicated to advancing contemporary art -- and it features FREE admission every day it is open. To visit for free, all you have to do is register online ahead of time, or register at the door. Your … [Read more...] about Always Free: Atlanta Contemporary Art Center hosts several new exhibitions
The splash pads and spraygrounds in Atlanta are a fun way for kids to cool off and play in the water, without going to a pool. No matter where you live in metro Atlanta, there is most likely a park with a water feature near you -- and most of them … [Read more...] about Cool off in these FREE Splash Pads, Spraygrounds, & Fountains
The National College Football Hall of Fame - ticket discounts and FREE admission days The College Football Hall of Fame includes must-see interactive exhibits with content personalized to over 770 teams, historical artifacts, a three-story … [Read more...] about College Football Hall of Fame: ticket discounts and FREE admission days
2015 Dragon Con Parade (photo: 123RF)Dragon Con is back for 2023! The five-day convention and parade have been an annual Labor Day Weekend tradition in Atlanta since 1987 (including that awful summer of 2020, when it was reinvented as a virtual … [Read more...] about The iconic Dragon Con Parade is back for Labor Day Weekend 2023!
Roswell's historic house museums are rich in history, and each one has its own story. When you visit these 19th century buildings, you get a peek into the past, and into the lives of the people who lived here -- including some of the families who … [Read more...] about Visit these four historic house museums in Roswell, for a peek into the past
Always free! Visit the Fernbank Science Center and view the night sky at the Observatory. There's never an entrance fee, although you'll pay a few bucks to see a planetarium show. Looking for a free or cheap activity for a date or family … [Read more...] about Fernbank Science Center: See a planetarium show for just $6 with this ticket discount