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10 Family Fun Things to Do in Atlanta this Holiday Season

Looking for some family fun in Atlanta this holiday season? Look no further! We've got you covered with a list of 10 exciting things to do that will create lasting memories for you and your loved ones. From puppet shows to light displays, there's something for everyone. So, grab your Santa hat, put on your winter coat, and let's dive into the festive spirit of Atlanta!

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at Center for Puppetry Arts: Step into the magical world of everyone's favorite reindeer at the Center for Puppetry Arts. Based on the beloved 1964 stop motion animated film, this production is sure to delight families with young children. Get ready to meet Rudolph and his friends in a show filled with love, friendship, and of course, a shiny red nose. Don't miss out on this holiday tradition that has been going strong for 10 years!

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at Center for Puppetry Arts: Join in on the 10th consecutive year of this beloved production based on the 1964 stop-motion film. Claymation never looked so good!

Macy's Pink Pig at Lenox Square

Macy's Pink Pig at Lenox Square: Get ready to hop onto one of Atlanta's beloved holiday traditions - the Macy's Pink Pig! This adorable ride has been bringing joy to kids (and adults) for over 50 years. So, bring your little ones to experience the excitement of riding a pink pig on rails. It's the perfect way to kickstart the holiday season and create some magical memories. And don't worry, adults can ride too!

Get ready for a tradition that has been delighting families for over 50 years. Hop on the Pink Pig for a fun-filled holiday ride. Pink, pig, and holiday - what a combo!

(John Amis/AP Images for Macy’s)

Santa's Fantastical at Perimeter Pointe

Looking for a fun and memorable way to spend the holiday season with your family in Atlanta? Look no further than Santa's Fantastical at Perimeter Pointe! This interactive experience is filled with live performances, state-of-the-art technology, and Instagram-worthy moments. It's a must-visit destination that will leave you and your kids filled with holiday cheer. So grab your cameras, get ready to dance and sing along, and immerse yourself in the magic of Santa's Fantastical! Ho ho ho!

Prepare to be amazed by this interactive wonderland filled with live performances and state-of-the-art technology. Oh, did we mention the Instagram-worthy moments? It's a holiday season you won't forget.

Stone Mountain Christmas

Stone Mountain Christmas, Nov. 16 through Jan. 5, 2020: Experience the magic of Christmas at Stone Mountain where millions of dazzling lights, Santa visits, holiday characters, and The Polar Express experience await you. Don't forget to tube down Snow Mountain and have a snowball fight in the snow play area. It's the perfect way to celebrate the holiday season with your family.

No winter in Atlanta is complete without a visit to Stone Mountain. Marvel at the millions of dazzling lights, meet Santa Claus, and take a snowy romp. Embrace the magic of the season!

A Christmas Carol at Alliance Theatre

A Christmas Carol at Alliance Theatre

Get ready to experience the magic of Charles Dickens' timeless tale, "A Christmas Carol," at Alliance Theatre. This holiday tradition in Atlanta brings the classic story to life with live music, captivating performances, and a heartfelt message of redemption. Join Scrooge on his journey of self-discovery as he learns the true meaning of Christmas. It's a must-see for the whole family!

Experience one of Atlanta's most treasured holiday traditions as the classic tale comes to life with live music. Bah humbug or not, this show will warm your heart.

Garden Lights Holiday Nights at Atlanta Botanical Garden

Are you ready for some magical holiday lights? Well, look no further than the Garden Lights Holiday Nights at Atlanta Botanical Garden. Get ready to be immersed in a winter wonderland filled with spectacular light installations that will leave you in awe. With twinkling lights throughout the gardens, this is the perfect place to create lasting memories with your family. Don't forget to bring your coat and get ready to be amazed!

Bundle up and head to the botanical garden for a magical display of light installations. It's like walking through a winter wonderland.

Winter Wonderland at Fernbank Museum

Winter Wonderland at Fernbank Museum: Get ready to immerse your family in a world of twinkling lights and cultural celebrations at Fernbank Museum. With beautifully decorated trees from around the world and a variety of cultural objects, this holiday exhibit will transport you to different corners of the globe. It's a perfect opportunity to introduce your kids to different traditions and make their holiday season even more magical.

Step into a world of twinkling trees and holiday magic as you explore two floors of beautifully decorated trees representing celebrations from around the world.

Magical Nights of Lights at Lake Lanier

Magical Nights of Lights at Lake Lanier: Get ready to be dazzled by the stunning light displays at Magical Nights of Lights. This seven-mile tour through Lake Lanier will leave you breathless as you soak in the magical atmosphere. And what better way to end the tour than by roasting s'mores by the bonfire and feeling the magic in your heart? It's a truly enchanting experience that will make your holiday season memorable. So don't miss out on this must-visit attraction!

Take a drive through a seven-mile tour of stunning light displays. Pro tip: end the evening with a s'more by the bonfire for that extra touch of holiday magic.

Family Volunteer Day

Family Volunteer Day: Looking for a way to give back this holiday season? Family Volunteer Day is a fantastic opportunity to teach your kids the importance of helping others. There are plenty of volunteer opportunities in Atlanta that allow families to work together and support their community. Whether it's serving meals at a local shelter or participating in a community cleanup, this global day of service will leave you with a warm feeling in your heart. So put on your volunteering cape and let's make a difference!

'Tis the season of giving, so why not spend some time with your family volunteering to support your community? It's a great way to spread holiday cheer while teaching your kids the power of compassion.

Holiday In The Park at Six Flags Over Georgia

Are you ready for some family fun in Atlanta this holiday season? Well, look no further because Six Flags Over Georgia has got you covered with their epic event - Holiday In The Park! Get ready to be dazzled by twinkling lights, festive shows, tasty culinary treats, and of course, Santa Claus himself. As you step into the park, you'll be transported into a winter wonderland that will leave you breathless. Don't forget to visit their website for dates and pricing details, because trust me, you don't want to miss out on this magical experience. But wait, there's more! The excitement doesn't end there. You can enjoy iconic Atlanta Christmas events, Hanukkah celebrations, Kwanzaa traditions, and so much more. Atlanta is bursting with holiday spirit, and there's no better time to explore all the fun and entertainment the city has to offer.

Get ready for a winter wonderland like no other. Twinkling lights, festive shows, tasty treats, and Santa Claus himself will make your day truly magical. So grab your park ticket and let the holiday adventure begin!

There you have it, folks! 10 family-friendly activities to make this holiday season in Atlanta one to remember. Whether you're into puppet shows, light displays, or giving back, there's something for everyone. So, put on your holiday spirit and get ready for a jolly good time in Atlanta!

So, get out there and enjoy all the festive fun that Atlanta has to offer this holiday season. And Stop and say HI if you see me!! Happy holidays!

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