The Marietta History Center hosts a Family Fun Day on the third Saturday of each month. The events are FREE and you are welcome to pop in for various activities. This appears to be an open-house type event during the Center's open hours, which are … [Read more...] about Marietta History Center hosts FREE family fun days on third Saturdays
Head to Atlantic Station for a behind-the-scenes peek at the iconic public art project known as Tiny Doors ATL. This is a recurring event that takes place on third Saturdays of each month, so you'll have another chance next month to visit Open … [Read more...] about Get a behind-the-scenes peek at the Tiny Doors open house this Saturday
Come to the Va-Hi Winterfest on Saturday, December 9th, 2023. Winterfest will begin with a Tour of Lights Block Party on Friday, December 8, 2023 to show off the neighborhood’s most vibrant holiday decorations. Then on Saturday, the day starts with a … [Read more...] about Virginia-Highland Winterfest: Jingle Jog, Holiday Parade, Artist Market, & Live Music
You're early! We are still in the process of updating this content for 2021. Feel free to update these offerings from a previous year, and please check back soon! What better way to celebrate the season than with a holiday-themed stage play, in … [Read more...] about Discounts for 15 holiday shows
Just in time for National Fried Chicken Day (which lands on July 6th), Popeye's is offering FREE chicken sandwiches. This is a BOGO deal. From June 29th through July 9th, 2023, buy one chicken sandwich combo deal at a participating Popeye's … [Read more...] about LAST CALL: Popeyes offers a FREE chicken sandwich this week
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 on the south end of the park. Use your voice, stomp your feet, or clap your hands to … [Read more...] about FREE Winter Lights display at Woodruff Park, thru the end of February
Ice Days Skating Rink is now open for the 2022 holiday season! The covered, outdoor rink is located in the Old Town Pavilion in Conyers. The rink will operate from November 18, 2022 through February 12, 2023. The hours vary by date -- it's best … [Read more...] about Ice Days outdoor ice skating rink in Olde Town Conyers is open all month
Skate the Station returns to Atlantic Station, just in time for the 2022 holiday season! This is your chance to skate beneath the stars with the midtown skyline in view, at the largest outdoor ice rink in the Southeast. The open-air ice rink … [Read more...] about Skate the Station — visit the open-air ice rink at Atlantic Station this January
At Avalon on Ice, you can take advantage of open-air ice skating at Avalon in Alpharetta, inspired by the famous rink at Rockefeller Center in New York City. Avalon’s ice skating rink is open to the public from November 20, 2022 thru January 16th, … [Read more...] about Lace up your skates — Avalon On Ice is an open-air rink in Alpharetta
Park Tavern hosts A Miracle on 10 Street: Ice skating, seasonal cocktails, kitschy holiday decor, special events, more. The ice rink at Park Tavern opens on Sunday, November 27th, 2022. It will remain open through February 16th, 2022 … [Read more...] about Get $5 OFF ice skating at Park Tavern’s covered rink — plus Wine Wednesdays, unlimited champagne brunch, more
The winter attractions at Lanier Islands are back for the 2022-2023 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
The Atlanta Botanical Garden is once again presenting Garden Lights, Holiday Nights for the 2022 holiday season. Garden Lights, Holiday Nights runs nightly from November 12, 2022 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!
Want to ring in the new year with your entire family, without busting the kids' bedtime routine? Consider one of these December 31st afternoon or early evening events. Some mark the "new year" at 12 noon, while others use 8 p.m. for the countdown … [Read more...] about 10 family-friendly Noon Year’s Eve and extra-early NYE celebrations for kids
It's almost time for the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl! The University of Georgia will take on Ohio State at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on Saturday, December 31, 2022. Tickets for the fame are sold out, unless you want to pay reseller prices. But … [Read more...] about It’s time for the Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl Parade in downtown Atlanta — plus FanFest before the game!
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!
Brook Run Park will be all decked out in 85,000 lights again this holiday season. The theme for 2022 is Brook Run Sweet Shoppe -- you'll find a chocolate volcano, candy castle, ice cream land, and more. There will be a festive opening night … [Read more...] about FREE holiday light show at Brook Run Park every night in December
The Battery Atlanta will celebrate the New Year in style as 2022 fades into 2023, with its annual New Year’s Eve Bash. The event is FREE to attend, and you do not need a ticket. Braves in-game host Mark Owens will emcee the entire evening of … [Read more...] about FREE New Year’s Eve Bash at The Battery — including an “early innings” bash for the kids
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, every night in December
Fantasy in Lights is a beloved holiday tradition at Callaway Gardens each year. The spectacular light display opens for the season on November 18, 2022. It runs through January 2, 2023. Fantasy in Lights features over seven miles of lights in … [Read more...] about Fantasy In Lights at Callaway Gardens — SAVE $10 on tickets
Great news! Atlanta's Christkindl Market returns in 2022. This German-style street festival and holiday market is one of our favorite events here at Atlanta on the Cheap. The market will open on the Friday after Thanksgiving, November 25, 2022 and … [Read more...] about The Atlanta Christkindl Market is a festive holiday market, running thru 6pm on Christmas Eve
A number of restaurants serve a special Christmas Day menu -- either a buffet or a fixed-price menu. Other restaurants are open and serving their regular menu -- like many of Atlanta's Asian restaurants. Among the venues serving a special … [Read more...] about Restaurants that are open on Christmas Day or Christmas Eve — in Atlanta and the suburbs
Note: While the date of the main event has passed, you can visit Sparkle Village, a FREE holiday display that is open through New Year's Day. Sparkle Village features a collection of holiday-themed miniature houses, decorated with … [Read more...] about Sparkle Village is a free holiday light display in Sandy Springs, open thru Jan. 1st
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 LAST CALL for Stone Mountain Christmas: Save $15 on admission tickets
This is a growing list of holiday events in the metro Atlanta area. Our day-by-day guide includes events happening from mid-November to New Year’s Day. We're still in the process of adding more events every day, so check back often. This list … [Read more...] about HUGE day-by-day list of seasonal holiday events around metro Atlanta
It's a time honored Christmas tradition -- having a photo taken with Santa Claus. But did you know there are quite a few opportunities to meet Santa without paying for an expensive photo package? We're listing all the FREE Santa photo opps we can … [Read more...] about Where to get FREE photos with Santa Claus — over 100 photo opps!
Regal Cinemas is showing classic holiday movies on eight dates this season, including Christmas Eve -- and tickets are just $5 to see your favorites on the big screen. In addition, if you're a Regal Crown Club member, you can buy small popcorn and … [Read more...] about Regal Cinemas is showing classic holiday movies for just $5
A new community project, Smyrna Bright Nights, highlights Smyrna homes with light displays, through a fun website and interactive map. So far in 2022, there are nearly 30 homes listed on the Smyrna Bright Nights website, along with pictures and … [Read more...] about Smyrna “Bright Lights” map lets you find spectacular lit-up homes for a drive-by tour
It's another drive-through holiday light show, and this one is on the south side! The drive-thru ATL Holiday Lights will take place in the Lakewood Amphiteater parking lot in 2022. Get in the holiday spirit from the comfort of your car, with … [Read more...] about ATL Holiday Lights — a drive-thru light show spectacular at Lakewood Amphiteater
Gift cards are always a popular item at this time of year. They're an efficient and convenient way to simplify holiday shopping. Best of all, it pays to buy gift cards at this time of year -- because of the bonus offers. Yes, many … [Read more...] about 40+ holiday gift card BONUS offers from restaurants and retailers
This December, Dunkin’ is celebrating the 12 Days of Donuts -- as well as marking the date of the Winter Solstice with an added bonus. The offers are valid at participating locations. These offers only apply to Dunkin' Rewards club members. If … [Read more...] about Dunkin’ celebrates with 12 days of FREE donuts, plus free coffee on the winter solstice
'Tis the season to make merry, in downtown Decatur on the historic Square. There are so many festive and FREE events coming up for the holiday season on 2022. The first is Carolin' on the Square -- a free and festive event taking place on … [Read more...] about Menorah lighting on the downtown Decatur Square this week
Happy holiday season! Between December 5th and 25th, 2022, McDonald's is unwrapping daily deals on popular menu items -- including free food items, BOGO offers, and more. The daily offers are available exclusively through the restaurant’s app. If … [Read more...] about McDonald’s SZN of Sharing offers free food and daily deals this December
The Golden Bells of Atlanta is a local handbell choir. This December, they are performing at FREE concerts across the metro area. Most are in local churches. While the concerts are free to attend, donations are welcome. Please chip in if you … [Read more...] about The Golden Bells of Atlanta present their last free handbell concert this Monday
Santa Claus will be on site at The Battery this holiday season! You can make some holiday memories and let the kids enjoy the magic of the season through this FREE meeting with Santa Claus at Santa's Post Office. In addition, there … [Read more...] about The Battery Atlanta offers FREE pics with Santa for children and pets this week
Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's are once again hosting Santa's Wonderland, featuring FREE photos with Santa Claus -- and an extra-early welcome party for Santa's arrival in November. Bass Pro Shops is located in Lawrenceville. Cabela's is located in … [Read more...] about Visit Santa’s Wonderland and get free photos with Santa at Bass Pro Shops & Cabela’s (reserve now!)
For a third year, the First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville has created a winter wonderland of lights at its campground in Lawrenceville. The inaugural event was in 2020. All are welcome to join in the fun and experience the magic of … [Read more...] about LAST CALL for Lawrenceville Lights: Enjoy a FREE drive-thru holiday light display this weekend
Ponce City Market is hosting Saturdays with Santa on the first three weekends in December. The events feature photo opps with Santa Claus (bring your camera or phone!), falling snow, caroling, and sweet treats. You can also pick up a complimentary … [Read more...] about Free photos with Santa at Ponce City Market on Saturdays in December
The city of Clarkston will hold its annual holiday festival and tree lighting event on Friday, December 16, 2022 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. It is FREE to attend. The event takes place at Milam Park, located 3867 Norman Rd. Bring the kids for arts and … [Read more...] about Clarkston hosts a FREE holiday festival & tree lighting ceremony this Friday
The East Point Fire Department will spread holiday cheer when its Santa Ride Along returns on Saturday, December 17, 2022 from noon to 3 p.m. During the Ride Along, Santa Claus travels the streets of East Point in a fire truck, stopping … [Read more...] about The East Point Santa Ride Along happens this Saturday — Santa will make multiple stops!
The city of Norcross has a festive holiday line-up planned for the 2022 season. It kicks off with a holiday open house in the historic downtown area, and is centered around activities in the Downtown Norcross Christmas Village -- a cheerful winter … [Read more...] about Downtown Norcross: Free holiday carriage rides & free pics with Santa