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This Week’s Picks for Family Fun

Lighting of Macy’s Great Tree
Nov. 28. 5 p.m.
Lenox Square Mall. 3393 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta
Free
The 67th annual landmark event takes place in Lenox Square on Thanksgiving night with live musical performances, entertainment and more!
 


Holly Jolly Cartoon Fest

Nov. 29 -30. Sat., 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Sun. 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Fernbank Museum. 767 Clifton Rd., Atlanta
Adults, $18; Ages 3-12, $16; ages 3 and younger, free.
Fernbank screens “A Charlie Brown Christmas” and guests can boogie at a dinosaur dance party, make holiday-themed crafts, and take photos with the Santa-saurus. The holiday film series continues every Sat. and Sun. through Dec. 21.
 

Day after Thanksgiving Friends and Family Day
Nov. 28. 1p.m. - 9 p.m.
High Museum of Art. 1280 Peachtree St. NE. Atlanta.
Free with admission. Adults, $19.50; ages 17 and younger, free.
Enjoy Renaissance music, create a watercolor inspired by Cézanne, craft illuminated books modeled after those in “Make A Joyful Noise,” and be transformed by Janet Cardiff’s The Forty Part Motet. Crafts recommended for ages 4 and older. $5 off 20 or more in the Museum shop. 404-733-4444.

Events are subject to change. Please check websites prior to events.