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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10/4/22 – 10/9/22

Christian Siriano: People are People

People Are People honors famed American designer Christian Siriano’s electrifying contributions to fashion. Drawn from…

SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film

Daily until 10/09/2022

Atlanta Pride Festival

The Atlanta Pride Celebration is the largest gatherings of LGBTQ+ people and our allies in…

Piedmont Park

11/5/22 – 11/6/22

Chastain Park Arts Festival

Named as one of the Nations Top 100 (67) Arts Festival Nationwide by Sunshine Artist…

Chastain Park

10/4/22 – 1/8/23

PAW Patrol: Adventure Play

Adventure Bay is coming to CMA! PAW Patrol: Adventure Play opens Saturday, September 24. Join…

Children’s Museum of Atlanta

Multiple dates until 10/30/2022

Boo at the Zoo

It’s that time of year when Atlanta’s favorite fun family Halloween festival returns! Sample treats…

Zoo Atlanta

Every Saturday until 10/22/2022

The Wowie Zowie Show

Do we have a show for you! We’ve got some of the best improvisers in…

Dad’s Garage Theatre Company

10/8/22

ATLANTA WALK4CMT

Whether you walk, run or roll, we invite you to join us at the 2022…

Riverside Park

10/9/22

Pony Rides Fundraiser

Pony Ride FUNdraiser Sponsored by Little Creek Farm Conservancy Proceeds support programming and capital improvements…

Little Creek Horse Farm & Park

10/15/22 – 10/16/22

Elegant Elf Marketplace

For more than a decade, the Sandy Springs Society has hosted The Elegant Elf Marketplace,…

Sandy Springs Performing Arts & Cultural Center

10/15/22 – 10/16/22

Pine Lake LakeFest

LakeFest, now in its 20th year, is a two-day festival on the shores of beautiful…

Pine Lake Park and Beach

10/15/22

Taste & Brews Fall Festival

Taste & Brews Fall Festival in Canton, Georgia is bringing you the tastes and flavors…

Etowah River Park

10/15/22

The Royal TakeOver!

“WE’RE HAVING A HALLOWEEN SKATE PARTY!” We’re bringing in the Halloween season with fun and…

Multiple Locations

10/21/22 – 10/23/22

How to Snag a Sea Monster!

A Monstrously Funny Tale By Mesner Puppet Theater of Kansas City, MO After a monstrous…

Center For Puppetry Arts

Multiple dates until 10/30/2022

Prince/Princess Halloween Extravaganza

Come and enjoy Halloween fun extravaganza with your prince or princess in our magical Candy…

The Lumberyard Office Lofts

10/29/22

Spooktacular Saturday

Spooktacular Saturday is a special event celebrating the spookiest time of the year. We will…

Dad’s Garage Theatre Company

11/5/22

Super Hero Weapon Throwing

A quirky training session involving everything that you see your favorite super hero throwing. From…

Throw Inc.

Multiple dates until 12/17/2022

A Christmas Carol

The Alliance Theatre’s beloved production A CHRISTMAS CAROL returns to The Coca-Cola Stage with its…

Alliance Theatre

Daily until 11/27/2022

2022 Georgia Festival of Trees

Kick off your holiday season with the Georgia Festival of Trees presented by Atlanta Gas…

Georgia World Congress Center

11/20/22

Baby Shark Live!

Splash along with Baby Shark and Pinkfong as they journey into the sea to sing…

Atlanta Symphony Hall

12/13/22

The Hip Hop Nutcracker

A unique and joyful holiday mash-up for the whole family, THE HIP HOP NUTCRACKER is…

Fox Theatre

2/1/23 – 3/12/23

Duke Ellington’s Cat

A Musical Giant & his Cool Cat Written and directed by Jon Ludwig On the…

Center For Puppetry Arts

3/16/23 – 4/2/23

Charlotte’s Web

Some Pig! Based on the book by E.B. White Adapted by Joseph Robinette Everyone’s favorite…

Center For Puppetry Arts

3/16/23 – 4/2/23

Penguin in My Pocket

Join us for the Misadventures of a Scientist Penguin By Kurt Hunter of Minneapolis, MN…

Center For Puppetry Arts

Multiple dates until 10/18/2022

Adventure Cubs

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

Zoo Atlanta

10/4/22 – 10/16/22

Family NightCrawler Overnight

Calling all night owls! Spend the night at Zoo Atlanta for a nocturnal adventure you…

Zoo Atlanta

Every Monday until 12/13/2022

Yu-Gi-Oh! Mondays

Official (but friendly) Event! We have Yu-Gi-Oh! tournaments every Monday. This event is good for…

Caffeinated Gamers

Multiple dates until 12/14/2022

Fall HomeSchool Academy at Zoo Atlanta

JOIN ZOO ATLANTA FOR A MORNING OF LEARNING AND DISCOVERY DESIGNED SPECIFICALLY FOR HOMESCHOOL STUDENTS! …

Zoo Atlanta

Multiple dates until 12/02/2022

Disney On Ice: Frozen & Encanto

For the first time, Disney On Ice invites families to step inside the magical adventures…

State Farm Arena

Multiple days until 12/24/2022

Cirque Du Soleil – Kurios

Critically acclaimed the world over, KURIOS—Cabinet of curiosities astonishingly revisits the signature Cirque du Soleil…

Atlantic Station

11/9/22 – 12/31/22

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

A Holiday Classic Returns to the Stage Based on the classic television special Adapted by…

Center For Puppetry Arts

Multiple dates until 10/11/2022

Tot Spot

Tot Spot returns to Atlantic Station with lots of fun activities for our littlest friends….

Atlantic Station

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