Boo at the Zoo
Zoo Atlanta: 800 Cherokee Ave.SE, Atlanta.
Oct. 17-18, 24-25 and 31; 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Hands-on craft stations, costumed creatures, trick-or-treating and the animals to see! Adults $22.99; ages 3-11, $17.99; ages 2 and younger, free.404-624-5600.
Highland Games and Scottish Festival
Stone Mountain Park: 1000 Robert E. Lee Blvd.
Oct. 17-18. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Experience the transformation of the meadows and tree-lined paths of Stone Mountain into the impressive mix of sights and sounds of a Scottish Highland Games. Featuring musical entertainment, children’s events and more. Sat. Adults,$19; ages 4-12, $6; Sun. Adults, $17; ages 4-12, $6; ages 3 and younger, free. Parking, $15. 770-521-0228.
Scarecrows in the Garden
Atlanta Botanical Garden: 1345 Piedmont Ave . NE, Atlanta.
Through Oct. 31, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Families can enjoy more than 100 kooky and spooky scarecrows crafted by Atlanta-area business, organizations and individuals. $18.95 for adults; $12.95 for ages 3-12; 2 and younger, free. 404-876-5859.
Events are subject to change. Please check websites prior to events.