Spring is in full bloom, which means it’s that special time of year again – The time to celebrate the Mom in your life! Mother’s Day is quickly approaching on Sunday, May 10th, 2020.
From smelling roses to sipping rosé, there’s something special for every Mom’s taste! Enjoy some family time outside riding bikes or illuminating the night, or treat mom to an evening on the town – or even an afternoon of sipping and sampling all to herself.
No matter where you’re celebrating, we have you covered with our list of the Top 10 Ways to Celebrate Mom Around Atlanta in 2020.
The 7th Annual Atlanta Cycling Festival returns for a celebration all about cycling! The week-long festival includes bike rides, classes, and parties located all throughout Atlanta.
Event Details May 9th – 15th, 2020
Themed rides and events will continue throughout the Festival Week with events for art lovers, cyclists who love great cocktails, rides with your babies, and of course the Big Opening Bash!
Bring your helmets, bike lights, sun screen, and some water – and join in at one of the festival’s unique events! From family rides to cocktail hour, the Atlanta Cycling Festival will have something for everyone, including riders of all levels and abilities.
Guests will enjoy an indulgent day of wine, champagne, frosé ,and rosé cocktails while enjoying carefully curated menus. The fun continues with other fun activities, including large and artfully-designed photo installations along the way!
Grant Park residents welcome you to tour their homes and gardens throughout the neighborhood. Join the community and explore the homes, businesses, and historic sites of Atlanta’s original streetcar suburb.
The 2020 Atlanta Film Festival (ATLFF) returns for its 44th annual celebration! The 10-day event will feature over 200 films, an incredible Kickoff Party, Writers Summits, and more!
Event Details April 30th – May 10th, 2020
Participating Venues Plaza Theatre | 7 Stages Blackbox Dad’s Garage Theater | Hilan Theatre Druid Hills Presbyterian Church | Hotel Clermont Highland Inn & Ballroom Lounge | Paris on Ponce
The annual Springtime tradition is one of only two dozen Academy Award-qualifying film festivals in the country. The 2020 festival has received over 8,000 film submissions from 120+ countries around the world. Audiences will gather to experience the most cutting edge films across independent, international, documentaries, animated, and short film genres!
Fernbank is temporarily closed to the public to help flatten the curve of the spread of COVID-19. Check back for updates!
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 April’s Fernbank After Dark: Booze & Botanicals!
Event Details Friday | April 10th, 2020 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Continues Second Friday of Every Month
Experience Atlanta’s favorite adult science night with a special twist. Put your senses to the test with hands-on experiments, demonstrations, and access to all indoor exhibits open for self-guided tours, and 3D showings of Flight of the Butterflies on Fernbank’s 4-story movie screen.
Festival Dates & Times April 25th – 26th, 2020 Saturday & Sunday · 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. 2020 Tour of Homes Preview Friday | April 24th, 2020
The festival has something for everyone with music, kids activities, a Tour of Homes, a marvelous street parade, an artists’ market, and more! Come early, stay late, and enjoy some of the city’s best people-watching.
The only public Festival event on Friday is the Tour of Homes preview. Booths and other events start on Saturday. Admission to all Festival events is free! The Tour of Homes requires a paid ticket.