Christmas at Callanwolde

The joy of the holiday season begins at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center with Christmas at Callanwolde: Designer Showhouse & Christmas Village!

When
November 24th – December 12th, 2017
Every Day of the Week!

Where
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
980 Briarcliff Road
Atlanta, GA 30306

The spectacular Atlanta Christmas destination will feature two primary events throughout the holiday season:

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Top 10 Happenings Around Atlanta This Thanksgiving

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November is officially here, and the holiday season is fast-approaching! Take a break from all the recipe planning, and explore the Top 10 Happenings Around Atlanta This Thanksgiving.

With so much more to do than Black Friday shopping, it’s easier than ever to keep your family happy and engaged this 2017 Thanksgiving holiday!

From holiday interior decor to dining, activities for all ages,  and even some unconventional fun, we have all your tastes covered even if turkey isn’t on the menu this year.

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70th Annual Macy’s Great Tree Lighting

Macy’s is celebrating it’s 70th Annual Great Tree Lighting with an incredible lineup of free performances for 2017!

When
Sunday | November 19th, 2017
6:30 p.m. – Pre-Show
7:00 p.m. – Tree Lighting

Where
Macy’s Lenox Square Mall
3393 Peachtree Road
Atlanta, GA 30326

Hosts Jovita Moore and Zach Klein will present the beloved holiday tradition, formerly held on Thanksgiving weekend. This year’s event features performances by CeeLo Green, Casting Crowns, RaeLynn, and Angelica Hale. The Macy’s All-Star Choir will fill the air with beautiful holiday songs as the 56-foot great tree lights up with 45,000 multi-colored LED lights and Santa makes his grand debut! As always, the evening will be capped by a  spectacular firework display set to holiday music.

The Great Tree will remain lit from November 19th ,2017 through January 1st, 2018. Can’t make the ceremony? Tune in to the live telecast on WSB at 7:00 p.m.

Macy’s Family Fun Parade Celebration
Sunday | November 19th, 2017 – 2:00 p.m.

Kick off the festive fun earlier in the day with Macy’s Lenox Square as they bring the magic of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade to you! Kid’s will enjoy face painting, balloon twisting, Arts and Crafts, and interactive fun to create their very own parade throughout the store!

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2017 Atlanta Area Photos With Santa

santaHe’s making a list, and he’s checking it twice – Santa Claus is coming to town! We’ve put together a list where you can be sure to spot him tin 2017 and get a picture with your family and pets.

No matter where you are in the Atlanta area this holiday season, Santa won’t be hard to find. Don’t miss out on seeing The Big Man in Red as he makes all his stops along the way!

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Free Entrance Days in National Parks

With free admittance to all National Parks, Veteran’s Day Weekend is the perfect time to celebrate all that America’s beautiful parks have to offer!

When
November 11th – 12th, 2017

All National Park Service entrance fees will be waived in honor of the National Park Service Centennial this past year.

In the start of its 2nd century, 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 celebrate the start of a second century than to get outdoors?

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Atlanta Veteran’s Day Parade & Freedom Ball

The 36th Annual Atlanta Veteran’s Day Parade proudly celebrates the nation’s veterans with a day of festivity and commemoration!

When
Saturday | November 11th, 2017
Parade Step Off  11:11 a.m.

Parade Route
Located in downtown Atlanta, this year’s Parade proceeds down Peachtree Street toward Centennial Olympic Park, The World of Coca Cola, and Georgia Aquarium. The parade will end at the intersection of Centennial Olympic Park Drive and Marietta Street.

The Parade’s will begin at 11:11 a.m.,  signifying the time that the cease-fire agreement was signed at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month in 1918, ending World War I.

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Dunwoody Nature Center Thanksgiving Break Camp

The Dunwoody Nature Center is giving thanks to nature’s bounty at the 2017 Thanksgiving Break Camp! With so many school districts closing for the week of Thanksgiving, parents may not always be able to take as much time to enjoy with their little ones. For two days, Dunwoody Nature Center has the perfect solution to keep your children active, happy, and engaged!

Camp Dates
November 20th & 21st, 2017
Monday & Tuesday

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2017 Holiday Happenings at Atlanta Botanical Garden

It’s the most magical time of year, and the Atlanta Botanical Garden is filled with holiday wonder all season long!

In addition to the beloved Garden Lights, Holiday Nights spectacular display, there are plenty of ways to festive through the end of the year – all in one place! Come get your jolly on with the 2017 Holiday Happenings at Atlanta Botanical Garden.

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Atlanta Botanical Garden Member Premier Night

The Atlanta Botanical Garden invites you to a sneak peak of the 2017 Garden Lights, Holiday Nights display, and this year is more magical than ever!

When
Thursday | November 9th, 2017
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Where
Atlanta Botanical Gardens
1345 Piedmont Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30309

For one night only, Member tickets are $9.95 for both adults and children! While delighting in the return of Atlanta’s favorite holiday tradition, friends and families will experience a series of festive treats throughout the evening.

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