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    Atlanta Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

    Atlanta Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

    Fox Theatre

    Through 12/24/2019

    After a triumphant premiere last year and a recently announced engagement at the Kennedy Center in November 2019, Atlanta Ballet’s reimagined production of The Nutcracker returns to the Fox Theatre this holiday season....

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    International Winter Wonderland

    International Winter Wonderland

    Centennial Olympic Park

    Through 1/5/2020

    Centennial Olympic Park is the centerpiece of downtown Atlanta’s holiday cheer as the Georgia World Congress Center Authority presents an International Winter Wonderland. Home to the Chinese Lantern Festival and the...

    Macy

    Macy's Pink Pig at Macy's Lenox Square

    Lenox Square

    Through 1/5/2020

    The Macy's Pink Pig train ride at Macy's Lenox Square in Atlanta, a beloved holiday tradition, runs from Saturday, November 2, 2019 through Sunday, January 5, 2020. The Macy’s Pink Pig has been a beloved Atlanta...

    Fantasy In Lights

    Fantasy In Lights

    Callaway Gardens

    Through 1/5/2020

    It's the most magical time of the year! Fantasy In Lights at Callaway Resort & Gardens in Pine Mountain, GA is one of National Geographic’s Top 10 Light Displays. Make merry in the Christmas Village, meet holiday...

    Garden Lights Holiday Nights

    Garden Lights Holiday Nights

    Atlanta Botanical Garden

    Through 1/11/2020

    The electrical extravaganza features spectacular light displays throughout the Garden, including the new high-tech Nature's Wonders, illuminating the world's natural phenomena through countless strands of synchronized...

    Stone Mountain Christmas

    Stone Mountain Christmas

    Stone Mountain Park

    Through 1/5/2020
    Starts At: 2:00 PM

    A family-favorite tradition, Stone Mountain Christmas is Atlanta's most heartwarming celebration filled with festive music, millions of dazzling lights, captivating shows and your favorite holiday characters. NEW! in...

    Winter Wonderland at Fernbank Museum

    Winter Wonderland at Fernbank Museum

    Fernbank Museum of Natural History

    Through 1/12/2020

    Prepare to ooh and aah over two floors of twinkling, beautifully decorated trees showcasing celebrations around the world in the enchanting Winter Wonderland exhibition. Twinkling with lights, glimmering with color and...

    Celebrations in Light Programs

    Celebrations in Light Programs

    Children's Museum of Atlanta

    Through 12/30/2019

    Join us for our annual Celebrations in Light as the Children’s Museum of Atlanta celebrates the traditions and tales of Las Posadas, Hanukkah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa through decorations, interactive Reader’s Theatre...

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    Scout Adventure Days at Stone Mountain Christmas

    Scout Adventure Days at Stone Mountain Christmas

    Stone Mountain Park

    Through 12/15/2019
    Starts At: 10:00 AM

    Light up your holidays with the glow of more than two million lights, attractions, special performances and activities, and a lively parade at Stone Mountain Christmas, Atlanta's most heartwarming Christmas celebration!...

    The Aeronauts

    The Aeronauts' Incredible Journey

    Piedmont Park

    12/10/2019
    Starts At: 3:00 PM

    You're Invited On An Incredible Journey! Prepare for the thrill of a lifetime! In honor of its new film, The Aeronauts-in theaters December 6 and available on Prime Video December 20-Amazon Prime Video is bringing the...

    Artful Stories: Mahavira-The Hero of Nonviolence

    Artful Stories: Mahavira-The Hero of Nonviolence

    Michael C. Carlos Museum (Emory University)

    12/14/2019
    Starts At: 10:00 AM

    Under the image of a painting of the Jain cosmic man, children will hear the story of Mahavira, the twenty-fourth spiritual leader of the Jain religion, who was born a prince in India more than 2,600 years ago. He gave...

    Breakfast With Santa

    Breakfast With Santa

    Hard Rock Cafe Atlanta

    12/14/2019
    Starts At: 9 AM

    Holiday Festivities With Your Little Legends! Celebrate the joy of the season as your little legend decorates their very own doughnut with Holiday-themed treats and toppings, plus enjoy pictures with Santa Claus,...

    Keeper for a Day: Birds and Reptiles

    Keeper for a Day: Birds and Reptiles

    Zoo Atlanta

    12/14/2019
    Starts At: 8:00 AM

    Hang out all morning with the Zoo's fine, feathered flyers! Then venture over to spend some time with our friendly reptiles, including Aldabra tortoise and many more. Keeper for a Day is an exciting program at Zoo...

    Keeper for a Day: Giant Panda

    Keeper for a Day: Giant Panda

    Zoo Atlanta

    12/14/2019
    Starts At: 12:45 PM

    Being an animal care professional is hard work, especially in the highly specialized care of giant pandas! Back by popular demand, we are inviting you behind the scenes to see the giant panda complex in action with our...

    LAS POSADAS

    LAS POSADAS

    Children's Museum of Atlanta

    12/14/2019 - 12/15/2019

    Families are welcome to come to Children's Museum of Atlanta for a special celebration of Las Posadas! Las Posadas is a nine-day religious celebration observed primarily in Mexico and by Mexican-Americans. Celebrated in...

    Young & Gifted Kidpreneur Business Expo

    Young & Gifted Kidpreneur Business Expo

    Phase Family Learning Center

    12/14/2019
    Starts At: 11 AM

    The Young & Gifted Kidpreneur Business Expo is an annual "marketplace" to support & shed light on Georgia's entrepreneurial youth. Presented by our IPO Partner, Delta Community Credit Union, the Young & Gifted...

    Family Concert: Old St. Nick

    Family Concert: Old St. Nick

    Michael C. Carlos Museum (Emory University)

    12/15/2019
    Starts At: 4:00 PM

    Old St. Nick himself returns to the Carlos to introduce some of his favorite classical works and give treats to good listeners. This program is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

    Atlanta Christkindl Market

    Atlanta Christkindl Market

    Centennial Olympic Park

    Through 12/24/2019

    Let yourself be enchanted by the special outdoor atmosphere of the ATLANTA CHRISTKINDL MARKET - in the heart of Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park! Meet and mingle with your family & friends at the traditional German...

    Magical Nights of Lights

    Magical Nights of Lights

    Lake Lanier Islands Resort

    Through 12/22/2019

    Magical Nights of Lights opens for the season November 22nd along with License to Chill Snow Island. Over 26 years Magical Nights of Lights has grown into a place where tradition and excitement merge with hundreds of...

    CARNIVAL

    CARNIVAL'S GINGERSHIP AT LENOX MALL

    Lenox Square

    Through 12/24/2019
    Starts At: 12:00 PM

    Join Carnival Cruise Line for the official naming ceremony for Atlanta's first-ever gingerbread cruise ship - a 23-foot-long vessel modeled after Carnival Cruise Line's new ship, Mardi Gras. Weighing in at 1,500 pounds,...

    Winter Waterland

    Winter Waterland

    Georgia Aquarium

    Through 12/31/2019

    It’s beginning to look a lot like a Winter Waterland at Georgia Aquarium. Come experience one of Atlanta’s most magical holiday traditions from November 23rd through December 31st. See a spectacular light and music show,...

    Holiday in the Park

    Holiday in the Park

    Six Flags Over Georgia

    Through 1/5/2020

    Holiday in the Park at Six Flags Over Georgia Holiday in the Park — named One of the Best Christmas Events in Georgia — is back for the 5th year in a row on select days from November 24-January 5 at Six Flags...

    Lights of LIFE at Life University

    Lights of LIFE at Life University

    Life University

    Through 12/31/2019

    Lights of LIFE begins Thanksgiving evening and runs every night, rain or shine, through New Year's Eve at Life University. The display opens at dark and goes until 9:00 p.m. Sunday-Thursday and 10:00 p.m. Fridays and...

    Santa at Ponce City Market

    Santa at Ponce City Market

    Ponce City Market

    Through 12/22/2019

    Santa and the Grinch are back at Ponce City Market for another year of naughty and nice celebrations at the historic community destination’s Holiday Spectacular. Festive fun will be all around with the King of Pops Tree...

    Holiday Bricktacular

    Holiday Bricktacular

    LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Atlanta

    Through 12/31/2019
    Starts At: 10 AM

    It's the most BRICK-tacular time of the year! Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year, here at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Atlanta! Enjoy seasonal build activities in a bricktastic holiday setting, fun for the...

    Santa at Rhodes Hall

    Santa at Rhodes Hall

    Rhodes Hall

    Through 12/15/2019

    On Fridays and weekends from December 1-15, 2019, “the castle on Peachtree” will be transformed into a winter wonderland featuring holiday entertainment, delicious refreshments from area caterers, music, art activities...

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    Self-guided Atlanta Street Art Walking Tours

    Self-guided Atlanta Street Art Walking Tours

    Multiple Locations

    Through 12/31/2019
    Starts At: 7:00 AM

    The Atlanta Street Art Map offers free self-guided street art walking tours of six different Atlanta Neighborhoods: - Beltline Eastside - Cabbagetown - East Atlanta - Edgewood Ave - Little 5 Points - Pittsburgh...

    AIA Atlanta Downtown Architecture Audio Tour

    AIA Atlanta Downtown Architecture Audio Tour

    Multiple Locations

    Through 12/31/2019
    Starts At: 9 AM

    Take an audio tour of Atlanta's historic downtown right on your smartphone. Download the free Geotourist app on iTunes or Google Play app stores to access the tour. Created by the Atlanta Chapter of the American...

    Atlanta Highlights DTour

    Atlanta Highlights DTour

    Hotel / Airbnb Pickup

    Through 12/31/2019
    Starts At: 10:00 AM

    Only have a few hours in the city and can't figure out what to see? Let us handle the driving as we pack in a 3-hour 'Best Of' to give you a comprehensive overview of Atlanta. Including... DOWNTOWN Peachtree...

    From Civil War to Civil Rights DTour

    From Civil War to Civil Rights DTour

    Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park

    Through 12/31/2019
    Starts At: 10:00 AM

    Follow the history of Atlanta from a major Civil War battlefield to the center of the Civil Rights movement. Stops will include: Cabbagetown - an historic cotton mill-town established in the late 19th century...

    Half-Price Games, Every Wednesday at Main Event!

    Half-Price Games, Every Wednesday at Main Event!

    Main Event Entertainment

    Through 10/26/2022
    Starts At: 9:00 AM

    Who said all the fun had to wait until the weekend? Main Event Entertainment is launching half-price games all day, every Wednesday at their three (3) Atlanta-area centers. Whether you're always on the lookout for the...

    Club Adventure - Adventure Air Sports

    Club Adventure - Adventure Air Sports

    Adventure Air Sports

    Through 12/28/2019
    Starts At: 8:00 PM

    CLUB ADVENTURE! Joins us EACH & EVERY Friday & Saturday Night to experience THE BEST COSMIC JUMP EVER! Friday & Saturday 8PM - 11PM 3 HRS (All Access) | $30 (includes Socks) 2 HRS (All Access) | $25 (includes...

    Lion Wild Encounter

    Lion Wild Encounter

    Zoo Atlanta

    Through 12/29/2019
    Starts At: 2:30 PM

    **Lion Wild Encounters run every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 p.m.** Are you ready for a Wild Encounter? Go behind the scenes for an unforgettable educational experience that will bring you face-to-face with Africa's...

    Wild Encounter: Elephant

    Wild Encounter: Elephant

    Zoo Atlanta

    Through 12/30/2019
    Starts At: 1:45 PM

    Days Available: Monday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday No creature looms larger over the savanna than the African elephant, and you'll agree when you come face-to-trunk with one on our African elephant Wild Encounter!...

    ToysRUs Adventure

    ToysRUs Adventure

    Lenox Marketplace

    Through 1/5/2020

    Just in time for the holidays, Toys“R”Us is back! An indoor adventure with larger than life toys and fun for all ages. Tru Kids Brands™ and Candytopia have teamed up with some of your favorite toy companies including Paw...

    Photos with Santa at Lenox Square

    Photos with Santa at Lenox Square

    Lenox Square

    Through 12/24/2019

    Santa Photo Times: Please note break times are Monday-Saturday from 1PM-2PM and 5PM-6PM as well as Sunday from 3PM-4PM. Times may vary.* November 1 - 10AM-8PM November 2 - 10AM-8PM (Santa’s Celebration Event...

    Photos With Santa at Phipps Plaza!

    Photos With Santa at Phipps Plaza!

    Phipps Plaza

    Through 12/23/2019

    Pre-Registration for 2019 is now open Please feel free to remind or to tell a friend to come to this website and Pre-Register - you do not need an invitation to Pre-Register! We STRONGLY urge you NOT to use a SCHOOL...

    Skate the Station

    Skate the Station

    Atlantic Station

    Through 1/4/2020
    Starts At: 4:00 PM

    Skate the Station returns to Atlantic Station, just in time for the holiday season! Skate beneath the stars and skyscrapers at the largest outdoor ice rink in the Southeast from November 15th - January...

    Snow Mountain

    Snow Mountain

    Stone Mountain Park

    Through 2/23/2020
    Starts At: 10:00 AM

    Snow tubing in Georgia? Yep, we have it! Returning for an exciting 12th year, Snow Mountain at Stone Mountain Park is a winter wonderland of snow-filled fun and adventures. NEW! in 2019, thrill seekers can...

    Celebrate the Holidays at World of Coca-Cola

    Celebrate the Holidays at World of Coca-Cola

    World of Coca-Cola

    Through 1/1/2020
    Starts At: 12:00 PM

    The most wonderful time of the year has arrived at World of Coca-Cola. Starting today, the attraction is featuring special exhibits, twinkling lights, seasonal beverages and larger-than-life decorations for the holidays....

    Chinese Lantern Festival

    Chinese Lantern Festival

    Centennial Olympic Park

    Through 1/5/2020

    This year’s festival theme, “INTO THE WILD,” will feature handcrafted lanterns of over 25 different kinds of land and sea animals, including depictions of endangered species to highlight the importance of animal...

    Ice-skate and Graze on Half-Priced Sushi at Park T

    Ice-skate and Graze on Half-Priced Sushi at Park T

    Park Tavern

    Through 1/21/2020
    Starts At: 4:30 PM

    Park Tavern, a favorite neighborhood bar, restaurant, and brewery boasting a spectacular patio welcomes the return of Fire & Ice at The Rink powered by Bubly on Thursday, November 28th. Starting at just $15 to skate all...

    The Rink at Park Tavern Powered By Bubly

    The Rink at Park Tavern Powered By Bubly

    Park Tavern

    Through 1/20/2020
    Starts At: 4:30 PM

    Presenting Fire & Ice at The Rink Powered by Bubly, Park Tavern will welcome guests Thanksgiving weekend, Thursday, November 28, 2019 through Monday, January 20, 2020 to a completely transformed environment that boasts...

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