Children’s Christmas Parade
Sat., Dec. 7, 10:30 a.m.
16th St. to 6th St., Atlanta
The annual Christmas Parade benefiting Children's Healthcare of Atlanta includes decorated floats, marching bands, helium balloons and festive music. This year, the parade route travels through midtown Atlanta.
Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins
Thurs., Dec. 5- Sun., Dec. 8; check website for times
Marcus Jewish Community Center
5342 Tilly Mill Rd., Dunwoody
Adults, $15; Ages 17 and younger, $12.
A family musical production tells the story of brave young Hershel, who outwits a feisty band of goblins to save the holiday of Hanukkah.
Candy Cane Hunt
Sat., Dec. 7, 10 a.m.-noon
239 Floyd Rd., Mableton
Hunt for more than 10,000 candy cane, decorate cookies, work with gingerbread houses, pose for photos with Santa, and roast marshmallows at historic Mable House. In the event of rain, this event will be cancelled.
Christmas at the Cabin
Sat., Dec. 7, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Red Top Mountain State Park
50 Lodge Rd., Cartersville
Free; parking, $5
Bring your camera to the log cabin and get a free picture with Santa while experiencing an 1800s-style Yuletide celebration with toys and games, crafts, cooking, and music.