This Week’s Top Picks

This Week’s Picks for Family Fun

Scaly Slimy Spectacular: The Amphibian and Reptile Experience
Grand Opening April 2.
Mon.-Fri. 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sat.-Sun 9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Zoo Atlanta: 800 Cherokee Ave. SE, Atlanta.
Ages 12 and older, $22.99; ages 3-11, $17.99; ages 2 and younger, free.
The long-awaited exhibit is now home to all of the zoo’s snakes, lizards and more than 70 animal species.

Back to your Roots Farm Fair
April 4. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Chattahoochee Nature Center: 9135 Willeo Rd., Roswell.
Adults, $10; ages 3-12, $6; ages 2 and younger, free.
Enjoy a day of family fun and farm fundamentals with farm animals from Farmer Sue’s, The Art Barn, live bluegrass music, hands-on activities, face painting and science projects in the discovery center. 770-992-2055. Included with admission.

Spring Fun Break
April 4-11. 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Stone Mountain: 1000 Robert E. Lee Blvd., Stone Mountain.
Adults, $29.95; ages 3-11, $24.95. Parking, $15.
Go for a SkyHike, Summit Skyride, adventure golf, scenic railroad, Geyser Towers and more. See Matt Baum for The April Fool’s magic show and experience the Extreme Parrots live bird show.

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


Atlanta Parent Magazine's Online Resource Guide is perfect for planning birthday parties, choosing the right school for your child, locating a fun summer camp or finding the perfect pediatrician.

learn more