Museum Chills & Science Thrills | Fernbank Museum

Get your science on with Museum Chills & Science Thrills at Fernbank Museum’s new, all-ages series! Each month will feature a new monthly theme, so come join in on all the fun for the whole family.

 

Event Details
Saturday | February 27th, 2021 – Freeze
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Fernbank After Dark: Cocktails & Culture

Atlanta’s favorite adult science night is back, offering exclusive Museum access after dark with a variety of hands-on activities for adults! Don’t miss live music, science demonstrations, full bars, and more at March’s Fernbank After Dark: Cocktails & Culture

Event Details
Friday | March 12th, 2021
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Continues Second Friday of Every Month

Location
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
767 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

Explore beverages, writing, dance, and other cultural traditions through a variety of fun activities and interactive demonstrations! The monthly event includes outdoor explorations in WildWoods and access to museum exhibits.

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2021 Atlanta’s Marathon Weekend | Publix Atlanta Marathon

One of the southeast’s premier distance events, the Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K returns to join Atlanta’s Marathon Weekend!

Event Details
February 27th – 28th, 2021

Race Location
Atlanta Motor Speedway
1500 Tara Pl
Hampton, GA 30228

In addition to a kids race, runners will have three races to choose from during the weekend-long celebration. Moving to the Atlanta Motor Speedway in 2021 allows runners and walkers alike to enjoy a safe social-distanced experience during the Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K races. Participants are also able to participate in the Virtual Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K or the Virtual Publix Atlanta Kids Marathon.

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21st Annual Atlanta Jewish Film Festival | Drive-in & Virtual

The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is celebrating 21 years of storytelling with through a proud tradition of entertaining audiences and fostering community dialogue!

Festival Dates
February 17th – 28th, 2021

Prioritizing the health and safety of the Festival’s loyal audience, the annual event has been reimagined to now include virtual screenings to enjoy at home! Select drive-in movies will be available alongside over 30 narrative and documentary features. Audiences will enjoy expanded conversations with filmmakers, special guests, and more!

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Bring One for the Chipper!

Now that Christmas is over and you start to take the decorations down, you may think to yourself,  “What am I going to do with this tree?”It’s time to Bring One for the Chipper!

Event Details
January 9th, 2021

Instead of placing the tree on the curb (which will eventually end up in a landfill), bring it to one of the several “Bring One for the Chipper” tree recycling events. This annual Georgia Christmas tree recycling program has recycled almost
5 million trees.

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Pirate Day at Fernbank Museum

Fernbank Museum invites you to set sail for an afternoon of pirate-themed adventures at Pirate Day!

Event Details
Saturday | January 23rd, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
767 Clifton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30307

Grab your favorite pirate costume and get ready for a swashbuckling adventure! 

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Fernbank After Dark: Hello 2021!

Atlanta’s favorite adult science night is back, offering exclusive Museum access after dark with a variety of hands-on activities for adults! Don’t miss live music, giant screen movies, craft beer and cocktails, and more at January’s Fernbank After Dark: Hello 2021!

Event Details
Friday | January 8th, 2021
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Continues Second Friday of Every Month

Location
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
767 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

Bid adieu to 2020 and ring in the new year with live music and more!

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Waldorf School of Atlanta Virtual Artist Market

Although the beloved Holiday Fair is postponed this year in the interest of everyone’s safety, the Waldorf School of Atlanta is still celebrating the season with its Virtual Artist Market! Featuring many of your favorite artisans and crafters from past Holiday Fairs, the online event is a wonderful way to give back to WSA, support local artists, and get that holiday shopping underway. 

Event Details
Through December 16th, 2020

This gifted hand-crafting community is generously donating 10% of their sales back to WSA. As in previous years, artists will sell gifts made from natural materials, including: handmade dolls, plant-dyed yarns, wooden toys, jewelry, knitted items, beeswax candles, and more!

More information on the WSA Virtual Artist Market.

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Holiday Happenings at Fernbank Museum

From indoor exhibitions to outdoor experiences – and everything in between – Fernbank Museum is bringing the jolly this season with their Holiday Happenings! Enjoy beloved pastimes or pick up a new tradition along with way with a variety of festive fun for all ages. 

Holiday Happenings Dates
November 20th, 2020 – January 8th, 2021

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