Family Fun Guide

When Name Place Activity Age Fee
Aug 29, 2013
9:00 am
Playing Together Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Museum: 2020 Clean Water Dr., Buford Learn about the history of games and use recycled objects to create your own game. Adults, $10.50; ages 3-12, $6.50; 2 and younger, free.
Aug 29, 2013
9:00 am
Chick-fil-A Fan Days Georgia Aquarium 225 Baker St. Atlanta, GA 30301 Georgia Aquarium is excited to welcome all Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game fans! Between August 27 and September 3, come celebrate the return of the football season with Georgia Aquarium’s Total Ticket offering. Guests receive admission to Georgia Aquarium and its six distinct and vibrant galleries, seats at AT&T Dolphin Tales show, access to our new traveling exhibit and Deepo’s 3D Undersea Wondershow. Tickets are $31.95 for adults, $25.95 for children and $27.95 for seniors. All Ages $31.95 - adults $25.95 - children $27.95 - seniors
Aug 29, 2013
10:00 am
INK Craft Weeks Interactive Neighborhood for Kids: 999 Chesnut St., Gainesville Nov. 4-8, Penguin Craft; Nov. 11-15, Monster Craft ; Nov. 18-22, Caterpillar Craft, Nov. 25-29 Thanksgiving Craft, Sat. 10a.m.-5p.m.; Sun. 1p.m.-5p.m. $1 with museum admission; Adults $8; children, $6.
Aug 29, 2013
12:00 pm
Music at Noon at Centennial Olympic Park 265 Park Ave. West, Atlanta Enjoy lunch and live music performed by local artists- everything from pop and R&B to classic jazz. Sign up for the Music at Noon weekly email to receive show information and concert updates. Tuesdays and Thursdays through Oct.
Aug 29, 2013
2:20 pm
Railfest. Great Smoky Mountains Railroad 226 Everett St., Bryson City, NC. Offers railroad food, memorabilia, storytelling, dancers, music, and special excursions. Free
Aug 29, 2013
“Out Fishin” World of Coca-Cola: 121 Baker St. NW, Atlanta A new exhibit at the World of Coca-Cola spotlights work from the famous artist, Norman Rockwell, created from 1928 to 1935 for Coke's advertising.
Aug 29, 2013
Under the Sea Fernbank Museum of Natural History: 767 Clifton Rd. NE, Atlanta. Explore some of the ocean's most exotic and isolated undersea locations and experience face-to-face encounters with unusual creatures. See fernbankmuseum.org for showing times. IMAX tickets: adults, $13; ages 3-12, $11; 2 and younger, free.
Aug 29, 2013
Fox Theatre: Coca-Cola Summer Film Festival 660 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta Catch a few big screen hits. Adults, $10; ages 12 and younger, $5.
Aug 29, 2013
9:00 am
Jim Henson Special Exhibition The Center for Puppetry Arts: 1404 Spring St., Atlanta This long term exhibit profiles the life of Jim Henson and his most famous puppet, Kermit the Frog. Tuesday-Friday 9a.m.-3p.m.; Saturday 10a.m.-5p.m.; Sunday 12p.m.-5p.m. Museum admission, $8.25. Free admission Thursdays from 1-3 p.m.
Aug 29, 2013
9:00 am
Frogs: A Chorus of Colors Georgia Aquarium: 225 Baker St., Atlanta Features 15 species of frogs in more than 3,000 square feet of habitats, with hands-on and interactive activities. Sunday 9a.m.-6p.m. Admission price depends on date of visit. Adults, $28.65-$34.95; ages 3-12, $23.95-$28.95.