Atlanta Ice Cream Festival
Sat., July 26 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Piedmont Park. 10th St. at Charles Allen Dr., Atlanta
Admission free, Ice cream for purchase
A festival all about the cold stuff features an ice cream eating competition, live entertainment, kids’ games, fitness activities and, of course, ice cream samples (for free.)
Broadway in the Park, Cinderella and Spellbound – The Musical
July 25-26, 7 p.m.
Town Center Park Amphitheatre. 370 Town Center Ave., Suwanee
Free, Lawn seating for children, $10
Suwanee Performing Arts presents the classic Cinderella fairy tale set to music and a one-act musical about her fairy godmother’s magical early years.
July 26-27. Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Gwinnett County Fairgrounds. 2405 Sugarloaf Pkwy., Lawrenceville
Adults, $10; ages 5-12, $5; 4 and younger, free.
Thousands of reptiles, amphibians, spiders, invertebrates and small exotic animals take center stage at a weekend of interactive shows and programs.
Events are subject to change. Please check websites prior to events.