Fernbank After Dark offers 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 February’s Fernbank After Dark: It’s Electric!
Event Details Friday | February 14th, 2020 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Continues Second Friday of Every Month
Sparks are flying at Atlanta’s favorite adult science night with a special twist. Get electric with hands-on activities , live animal encounters, and demonstrations, access to all indoor exhibits open for self-guided tours, and 3D showings on Fernbank’s 4-story movie screen.
The new year is in full swing, and we are excited for everything ahead! Set out for some fun all weekend long with our Top 5 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Thursday – Sunday, January 9th – 12th, 2020.
Not quite ready to give up the holiday cheer? Sneak a little festive fun in with the whole family from the Atlanta Botanical Gardens to Fernbank Museum. With a variety of events all throughout town, there’s something for everyone – and all ages! Whatever your tastes, we have you covered with a full weekend ahead.
Laissez les Bon Temps Rouler! The Roof at Ponce City Market is transforming into French Quarter this Mardi Gras season. Mardi Gras on The Roof will kick off with Family Fun, continue throughout the day with celebrations for all ages, and close the evening with a 21+ bash!
Atlanta’s most unique cocktail party is celebrating Valentine’s Day with Sips Under the Sea: Whale You Be Mine? Grab your Valentine and experience the magic of the Aquarium while enjoying romantic tunes, sweet cocktails, and delicious small plates!
There’s no better way to experience one of Atlanta’s top destinations – after hours without the kids! Guests will have access to the entire Aquarium and all six galleries while enjoying cocktails across full-service bars, tapas from Wolfgang Puck Catering, and a live DJ.
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 4th, 2020 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
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.
Honor Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by learning about his life and legacy as well as the many contributions of African Americans in Atlanta! Throughout the city, Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a day of remembrance, celebration, and commemoration.
We have you covered with all the happenings around Atlanta in honor of the national Martin Luther King Jr. holiday: January 20th, 2020.
All National Park Service entrance fees will be waived.
Be part of America’s largest celebration of national heritage! It’s about making great connections, exploring amazing places, discovering open spaces, enjoying affordable vacations, and enhancing America’s best idea—the national parks! It’s all happening in your national parks.
Fee-free days make national parks accessible to more people. What better way to commemorate the coming season than to get outdoors?