7 Ways to Celebrate Valentines Day Around Atlanta in 2021

Valentine’s Day may be looking a little different this year, but we are here to help you kick the holiday up a notch! This year, the holiday falls on a weekend, so skip the same old dinner reservations and celebrate all weekend long. From virtual events to getting out to Atlanta’s favorite attractions, Valentine’s Day during a pandemic can still be a memorable and fun experience!

Whether you’re looking for time together with your sweetheart, a ladies’ night out, or even just a way to shake up your weekend, we have you covered with our list of 7 Ways to Celebrate Valentines Day Around Atlanta in 2021.

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Fernbank After Dark: Iced

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 February’s Fernbank After Dark: Iced!

Event Details
Friday | February 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

Bring your Valentine for a night of science “on the rocks,” including outdoor explorations in WildWoods, museum exhibits

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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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6 Ways to Commemorate MLK Day Around Atlanta | 2021

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.

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Free Entrance Days at National Parks | 2021

With free admittance to all National Parks, the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. is the perfect time to celebrate all that America’s beautiful parks have to offer!

When
January 18th, 2021

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?

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Hope and Will Ball | Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Benefiting Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, the 18th Annual Hope and Will Ball is going virtual!

Event Details
Saturday | February 6th, 2021

Join with other Children’s supporters from the comfort of your home to celebrate hope for the future of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta! The evening will be filled with inspiration, giggles and unique entertainment.

Bid on the silent auction and chat with fellow guests – all while sharing the future of Children’s and celebrating the new Arthur M. Bank Hospital. A patient hero will also be honored, bringing inspiration to everyone!

Although we cannot be together in person this year, every donation helps Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. For the past 17 years, the gala has been one of the largest fundraisers for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, raising funds for equipment used to treat critically ill and injured children, injury prevention education, social work and school programs, and clinical research.

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Cathedral Antiques Show Reimagined

Celebrating its landmark 50th anniversary, the Cathedral Antiques Show returns for a fully virtual experience in 2021!

Event Details
January 21st – 23rd, 2021

Location
Cathedral of St. Philip
2744 Peachtree Road NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30305

With a new format, guests can enjoy premier access to the luxurious world of antiques and design! While we are unable to celebrate in person this coming year, all the exciting events you love are being presented in a format designed exclusively for the Cathedral Antiques Show.

 

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21st Annual Heart and Soul Auction | The Lionheart School

Party with Heart as the Lionheart School celebrates its children with the 21st Annual Heart and Soul Auction!

Event Details
Saturday | February 6th, 2021
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Location
Hotel at Avalon
9000 Avalon Boulevard
Alpharetta, GA  30009 

In addition to fabulous wine pairings from Sherlocks Wine Merchant and their winery and distributor partners, guests will enjoy a heavy hors d’ouevre buffet, live music, and an energetic live and silent auction.  Both auctions will be filled with party packages, gift certificates, artwork created by LionheARTians, wine, and much 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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Top 5 Happenings to Ring in 2021 Around Atlanta

This year has looked a little different, and the holidays have been no exception! With so many changes over the past several months, it can be tricky to find a way to celebrate the New Year that we are all so eager to embrace.

We have you covered with our Top 5 Ways to Ring in the New Year Around Atlanta for 2021!

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