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Family Fun Guide

When Name Place Activity Age Fee
Today thru
Jul 31, 2016
Wild Music Fernbank Museum of Natural History. 767 Clifton Rd. NE, Atlanta Explore sound and music in nature and in life through whimsical, hands-on activities. All ages Adults, $18; ages 3-12, $16; ages 2 and younger, free.
Today thru
May 31, 2016
Mystery of the Mayan Medallion Children's Museum of Atlanta. 275 Centennial Olympic Park Dr., Atlanta. Become an archaeologist to uncover the mystery of the dig site and search for a priceless jade medallion buried in the temple. All ages $14.95; younger than 1, free.
Today thru
Sep 5, 2016
Spin Tellus Science Museum. 100 Tellus Dr., Cartersville. Learn how objects spin and how we use spinning objects in our daily lives. All ages Adults, $14; ages 3-17, $10; ages 2 and younger, free.
Today thru
Dec 31, 2016
Atlanta in 50 Objects Atlanta History Center: 130 West Paces Ferry Rd., Atlanta. Parents can show the kids the past with important objects from Atlanta's history. All Ages Adults, $16.50; ages 4-12, $11; ages 3 and younger, free.
Today thru
Aug 14, 2016
Creatures of Light: Nature’s Bioluminescence. Fernbank Museum of Natural History. 767 Clifton Rd., Atlanta Observe the extraordinary organisms that produce light, from backyard flickering fireflies, alien-like deep-sea fishes and other fantastic creatures that illuminate the perpetually dark depths of the oceans. All Ages Adults, $18; ages 3-12, $16; ages 2 and younger, free.
Today thru
Oct 10, 2016
Fashion in Good Taste: Women in Atlanta from 1920-1969 Swan House. 130 W. Paces Ferry Rd., Atlanta Showcases pieces from the extensive textile collection of the Atlanta History Center and features a variety of examples of the fashion and defining clothing from the 1920s to the 1960s. All ages Included in museum admission. Adults, $16.50; ages 4-12, $11; ages 3 and younger, free.
Today thru
Jun 5, 2016
Georgia Renaissance Festival 6905 Virlyn B. Smith Rd., Fairburn Artist market, fire whip show, jousting, mud show, a hypnotist, belly dancing, aerial trapeze acts, knife throwing and more. Munch on big turkey legs and listen to live music! All ages Adults, $22; ages 6-12, $10; ages 5 and younger, free.
May 7, 2016
2:00 pm
Fairy House Festival Chimney Park: 8203 Hazelbrand Rd., Covington. Enjoy live entertainment along with crafts, archery, storytelling, refreshments and costumes. All ages $5; ages 1 and younger, free.
Today thru
May 8, 2016
10:00 am
Dunwoody Arts Festival Dunwoody Village Parkway:1449 Dunwoody Village Pkwy., Atlanta. Live music, artists, Kid Zone, arts and crafts, rides, games and more. All ages Free
May 12, 2016
5:00 pm
Taste of Alpharetta Historic Downtown Alpharetta. 2 Park Plaza., Alpharetta Sample food from 60 local restaurants, live music featuring rock, folk and R&B bands. Kids fun zone and culinary demonstrations. All ages Admission, free; food samples, $1-$3.