Family-Friendly Events

Experience family fun in Atlanta

There is no shortage of family fun in Atlanta. Outdoors or in, summer or fall, Atlanta is the place to be for family-friendly events. Take your kids out to a neighborhood festival where there is fun for mom and dad too, or venture to one of Atlanta’s top-notch attractions and discover a world of wonder. Whether you’re in town for one day or a week, your family can experience non-stop excitement with these family-friendly events in Atlanta.

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Every weekend for 0 weeks until 11/01/2020

HALLOWFEST Presented by SNICKERS® at Six Flags

HALLOWFEST Presented by SNICKERS® Six Flags Introduces HALLOWFEST, Presented by Snickers® A Spooktacular Celebration of…

Six Flags Over Georgia Railroad

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Every day for 0 weeks until 11/01/2020

Pumpkin Festival

Stone Mountain Park’s annual Pumpkin Festival has become a family favorite with kids and parents…

Stone Mountain Park

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Every day for 0 weeks until 11/01/2020

Scarecrows in the Garden

Scarecrows in the Garden brings to the Garden dozens of creations by local artists, crafters,…

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Inc.

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Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl

The Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl has always been one of the country’s most exciting college football…

Mercedes-Benz Stadium

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10/29/20 – 5/22/21

Atlanta Caribbean Carnival

The Atlanta Caribbean Carnival celebrates the Caribbean this May, promoting a broader understanding and deeper…

Central Park

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Haunted Hall of Fame

It’s the spookiest time of the year, and with that comes the resurrection of Haunted…

Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame

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Every day for 9 weeks until 01/03/2021

Candy Rush presented by World of Illumination

The world’s largest holiday drive-through animated light show comes to Marietta! A delicious whimsical wonderland…

White Water Park – Six Flags Over Georgia White Water Park

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Every day for 11 weeks until 01/16/2021

Garden Lights Holiday Nights

Be among the first to experience the 10th annual holiday lights show before it opens…

Atlanta Botanical Garden, Inc.

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Stone Mountain Christmas

Each day of Stone Mountain Christmas, you can enjoy park attractions including Summit Skyride, Scenic…

Stone Mountain Park

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10/29/20 – 11/15/20

Virginia Highland Summerfest

The 35th Annual Virginia-Highland Summerfest brings over 250 fine artists, live music, a KidsFest, and…

John Howell Park

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Every day for 16 weeks until 02/21/2021

Lakeside Lights Spectacular

Kick start your holidays with a visit to Margaritaville’s all-new Lakeside Lights Spectacular for a…

Margaritaville at Lanier Islands

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Children’s Christmas Parade

As a true Atlanta holiday tradition, the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Christmas Parade has grown…


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Jungle Bells at Zoo Atlanta

Bring the whole family for Zoo Atlanta’s annual holiday tree lighting with festive activities, treat…

Zoo Atlanta

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10/29/20 – 7/13/21

Southern-Fried Gaming Expo

The Southern-Fried Gaming Expo is a 3-day fan convention focused exclusively on gaming. SFGE is…

Renaissance Waverly Hotel & Convention Center

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Every weekend for 0 weeks until 10/31/2020

Boo at the Zoo

Join us for the return of Atlanta’s favorite fun family Halloween festival! Sample treats throughout…

Zoo Atlanta

Every day for 0 weeks until 10/31/2020

The Supernow Halloween Spooktacular

Join Camp Supernow for an interactive Halloween mystery adventure to find the missing Halloween candy!…



Halloween on The Roof

Spooky season is here! Join us Saturday, October 31st for Halloween on THE ROOF all…

Ponce City Market

Every day for 1 weeks until 11/08/2020

Chastain Park Arts Festival

The tenth annual festival of fine art and crafts will feature a children’s area, gourmet…

Chastain Park

10/29/20 – 11/15/20

Virginia-Highland Summerfest

Best festival in Atlanta. The 37th annual Virginia-Highland Summerfest brings over 250 fine artists, live…



Santa at Avalon

Ho, ho, ho! Beginning Nov. 23, the jolly man in red will take up residence…



NIA Holiday Event

We understand the holidays can be difficult for the families of incarcerated individuals. That is…

Buckhead Space

Every day for 8 weeks from 11/22/20 until 01/18/2021

Avalon on Ice


Multiple weekdays for 9 weeks until 12/31/2020

Wild Encounter: Elephant

Days Available: Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday No creature looms larger over the savanna than…

Zoo Atlanta

10/29/20 – 1/4/20

Adventure Cubs

Calling all Adventure Cubs, ages 0-5, and their favorite grownups for a morning of exploration,…

Zoo Atlanta

10/29/20 – 2/23/20

Girl Scout NightCrawler

As the sun sets on Zoo Atlanta, the fun is just beginning! Spend the night…

Zoo Atlanta

10/29/20 – 4/25/20

Girl Scout Workshop

Have a wild time exploring the Zoo while working toward Petals or Badges. Come with…

Zoo Atlanta


License to Chill Snow Island

Take the crew snow tubing, get your skates on and practice your figure eights at…

Margaritaville at Lanier Islands

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