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Atlanta sparkles with traditional and delightful holiday events that fill the air with anticipation and excitement for the season to come. Enjoy iconic Atlanta Christmas events, Hanukkah celebrations and Kwanzaa traditions and discover what’s new this season. The possibilities are endless with so many things to do in Atlanta at Christmas time and the holidays. Start making your plans today!
Explore more Atlanta holiday fun and entertainment taking place throughout the season. And find great deals on hotel packages from Stone Mountain and Buckhead, as well as discounts on tickets to some of Atlanta’s most popular attractions.
Things to Do on Christmas and for the holiday season in Atlanta
Magical Christmas Shows & Parade
Start your holiday season in Atlanta with the lighting of Macy’s Great Tree at Lenox Square. Add in the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s series of holiday concerts and the Lighting at Colony Square and your list is already spilling off the page.
Christmas Events Offer Fun for Everyone
Garden Lights, Holiday Nights at the Atlanta Botanical Garden features more than one million colorful lights. It joins other beloved Atlanta Christmas events such as the ATL Holiday Lights, Holiday in the Parks at Six Flags Over Georgia and many more.
Holiday Lights Abound in Atlanta
Other holiday light extravaganzas include Fantasy in Lights at Callaway Gardens, A Stone Mountain Christmas, Holiday in Lights at Centennial Olympic Park and Lakeside Lights Spectacular at Margaritaville at Lanier Islands. Explore more places to see holiday lights this season in Atlanta!
Daily until 11/27/2022
Kick off your holiday season with the Georgia Festival of Trees presented by Atlanta Gas…
Georgia World Congress Center
11/26/22 – 11/27/22
This holiday season…Believe! CineConcerts, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, announces another once-in-a-lifetime concert…
Atlanta Symphony Hall
This Christmas, bring the whole family back to a simpler time with “NUTCRACKER! Magic of…
6/28/22 – 11/12/22
11/9/22 – 12/31/22
A Holiday Classic Returns to the Stage Based on the classic television special Adapted by…
Center for Puppetry Arts
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