Things To Do in Atlanta This Weekend

Here are our picks for things to do this weekend (Feb. 14, 15 and 16) in Atlanta.
  • Love is in the air for Valentine's Day in Atlanta. (📷 Joleen Pete Photography)
    Love is in the air for Valentine's Day in Atlanta. (📷 Joleen Pete Photography)

What's going on this weekend in Atlanta? Check out some of the top things to do this weekend for couples, families and anyone else. Here are several fun events happening in the city, selected by our editorial team. (Or view the full list of Atlanta events.)

Fun Things To do This Weekend in Atlanta
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There is no shortage of things to do for Valentine's Day in Atlanta. (Joleen Pete Photography).

Carol’s Picks | Carol is the ATL Insider's culture vulture. If there is a new exhibit in town or a new show on the stage, Carol is the first to know about it.

  •  Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, through Thursday, Feb. 27
    It's nonstop movies at this popular Atlanta festival. Ticket please.   

  • King District Walking Tour for Black History Month, through Sagturday, Feb. 29
    Doncha know, you just see the world differently when you're on foot. And on this particular tour, you'll see some familiar places and a few unexpected ones. 
  • Maybe Happy Ending, through Sunday, Feb. 16
    Two helper bots find each other. Humanity wins.

  • Valentine's Day, Friday, Feb. 14
    Our events calendar is chock-full of things to do on Valentine's Day. See more ideas here and here

  • Wild Encounters at Zoo Atlanta, through Saturday, April 4
    It's your chance to interact with these animals during special events at the zoo: Aldabra Tortoise, Elephant, Giant Panda and Lion. These encounters give a whole new meaning to "going wild."

Things To Do this Weekend in Atlanta for Families 

Visit Zoo Atlanta to learn about simple choices that can help save animals and the environment through the Families United in Nature (FUN) program.

Joleen's Picks Joleen is a work-at-home mom to a 6-year-old son. She and her family live in the 'burbs but enjoy regularly traveling into the city for family-friendly fun and adventure.

  • Families United in Nature (FUN), Saturday, Feb. 15
    Become a wildlife hero by making wise choices in sustainability in your everyday life. Join Zoo Atlanta in workshops to learn how to help save animals and the environment through simple choices.

  • Our Senses: An Immersive Experience, through Sunday, May 3
    Immerse yourself in 11 fun house-like spaces that dare you to trust your senses-and show how or why what we perceive is not simply a window into the world around us but a product of our brains. Fernbank Museum of Natural History offers up this unique sensory experience.

For the ACVB Editor's Picks along with a look at all of the events happening this weekend in Atlanta, check out our full events calendar. Then head over to InstagramFacebook and Twitter to share how you will #DiscoverATL this weekend. 

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