7 Active Rainy Day Adventures in Atlanta

Rainy days are perfect for these seven adventures for families.
  • Imaginations run wild at the Children's Museum of Atlanta.
    Imaginations run wild at the Children's Museum of Atlanta.
  • Stay dry at a fun Atlanta bowling alley.
    Stay dry at a fun Atlanta bowling alley.

Updated August 2018

Don’t let the weather keep you home on the couch. Whether you see rain in the forecast or get caught unexpectedly, these seven Atlanta adventures will keep you active on a rainy day.

  1. Andretti Indoor Karting and Games – Race your friends and family around a 1/4-mile indoor karting track. Play a game of pool or laser tag. Enjoy boutique bowling and more. 

  2. Atlanta Rocks! – This 12,000-square-foot indoor rock-climbing gym offers a variety of instruction and programs for all skill levels. There are weekly family days and programs for children, including camps, after-school activities and a curriculum for home-schoolers, ages 5 and up. 

  3. Bowling – Here are 6 Atlanta locations to knock yourself out, bowling. Enjoy contemporary lanes, food and beverages, and more. 

  4. Cascade Fun Center – Lace up those skates for a day of fun at this family-friendly roller rink, featuring inflatables, food, arcade games, music and skate rentals. 

  5. Children's Museum of Atlanta – Discover the power of play through hands-on interactive learning zones focused on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math), meant to encourage critical thinking and help foster innovation. Children can also enjoy special programming and live performances by professional actor-educators, known as Imaginators.

  6. Sky Zone – Visit one of the five indoor trampoline park locations surrounding Atlanta, featuring freestyle bouncing, dodge ball, fitness programs and more. 

  7. Volunteer – Use your time and talents for the greater good, by volunteering through one of these Atlanta opportunities.

Looking for things to do that are a bit more romantic? Try these rainy day activities for couples in Atlanta.

Joleen Pete lives outside Atlanta with her husband and their 5-year-old son. On the weekends they enjoy going into the city for family fun and exploration. Joleen is the professional photographer behind Joleen Pete Photography and family blogger behind Love, Joleen.

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