(Photo courtesy of Atlanta Botanical Garden)

Complete Guide to Adult Traveling in Atlanta

Atlanta is hot and we don’t just mean the weather in summertime. There is always something fun and exciting to do, whether you’re looking to visit Atlanta with friends, plan a date night or celebrate a special occasion. This complete guide to adult traveling in Atlanta is full of ideas to help you plan your next visit.

Discover Atlanta Nightlife

For good vibes plus great food and drinks head to Bar Vegan in Ponce City Market. (Photo by Chucky Foto)

Much like Atlanta’s vast selection of restaurants, there is no shortage of nightlife either. You can check our ultimate guide to the best nightlife spots in Atlanta for some great suggestions. Want a spectacular view? Visit one of the top patios and rooftops in Downtown and in Buckhead. Not drinking on your trip? Check out which Atlanta restaurants serve must-try mocktails.

Festivals: Art, Music, Food and Culture

Enjoy the outdoors and listen to great music at the annual Atlanta Jazz Festival, which takes place at Piedmont Park.

Atlanta loves to celebrate with festivals throughout the year. Before your visit, be sure to check out our guide to festivals and annual events. Honor holidays, celebrate a new season, hear your favorite musicians, shop from local artisans, try new foods and so much more. Here are a few must-do Atlanta festivals.

Play Like Kids

Play a round of mini-golf and other carnival-style games on The Roof at Ponce City Market. (Photo by Amy Sinclair)

Plan a night of fun and games. These Atlanta locations offer a combination of cocktails, food and interactive entertainment like bowling, golf, arcade games and more.

Take a Tour

Bicycle Tours of Atlanta offers several different tours. This one made a stop in Historic Oakland Cemetery. (Photo courtesy of Bicycle Tours of Atlanta)

Explore Atlanta like you have never seen it before with one of these Atlanta tours. Whether you want adventure, to try new foods or to see one of Atlanta’s attractions from behind the scenes, there is an Atlanta tour for you.

Unique Experiences at Atlanta Attractions

Enjoy cocktails and small bites as you enjoy the nation’s largest aquarium at Georgia Aquarium’s Sips Under the Sea. (Photo courtesy of Georgia Aquarium)

Atlanta attractions aren’t just for kids. Many offer unique experiences geared specifically toward grown-ups.

Where to Eat

Atlanta is for foodies and the proof is in the variety of fare available here. There is truly something for everyone. You’ll want to visit our dining guide for a complete list of restaurants by taste and neighborhood. Exciting news: The MICHELIN Guide arrives in Atlanta this year. Here are a few new Atlanta restaurants to try.

We’ve compiled everything you need to plan your visit to Atlanta, including where to stay, how to get around and all the best things to do. Be sure to check out our calendar for more upcoming events.

Joleen Pete lives outside Atlanta with her husband and their son. On the weekends they enjoy going into the city for family fun and exploration. Joleen is the family travel and lifestyle blogger behind Love, Joleen.

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