Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Atlanta Parent has you covered with the best events this month from snow to exhibits and more. Make sure to also check out our 175+ Best Holiday Events in Atlanta and Beyond for holiday happenings.

Nature’s Superheroes: Life at the Limits at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Explore the diversity of life as you discover the extreme adaptations that allow organisms to thrive all over the world. Through Jan 1.

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood: A Grr-ific Exhibit at Children’s Museum of Atlanta

Step into Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, where Daniel and his friends help children navigate their world. Play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from the Neighborhood. Through Jan. 6.

License to Chill Snow Island at Margaritaville at Lanier Islands

Snow tubing hill, winter-themed carnival rides, an ice skating rink, a fire pit with s’mores and photos with Santa. Through Feb. 24.

Snow Mountain at Stone Mountain Park

Stone Mountain transforms into a Winter Wonderland, and brings lots of snow to Atlanta. Tube down snow-covered hills, build a snowman, throw snowballs, and more. Galactic Snow Tubing with lights and lasers after 5:30 p.m. Select dates through Feb. 24.

Meteorite Headlines at Tellus Science Museum

At the center of this exhibit is a 1980 Chevrolet Malibu struck by the Peekskill Meteorite in 1992. Other featured casualties include a mailbox, a window, a radio and more headliners. Through March 24.

SEC Fanfare at Georgia World Congress Center Halls C1-C3  

Celebrity athletes, pep-rallies, attractions and more to celebrate the SEC Championship Game. The SEC Network’s pregame show, “SEC Nation,” will broadcast live from the Center on Sat. Nov. 30-Dec. 1.

The Biggest Baby Shower Ever! Atlanta at Southern Exchange

Test the latest baby gear, hear from experts, meet other new and soon-to-be parents in your area, win prizes and more. Dec. 4.

A Year with Frog and Toad at Synchronicity Theatre

Arnold Lobel’s beloved characters Frog and Toad “hop from the page to the stage” in this musical. Recommended for ages 3 and older. Each Fri. is PJs and Play with cookies and milk. Dec. 7-30.

Enchanted Woodland Trail at Chattahoochee Nature Center

More than a dozen miniature fairy and gnome houses line Kingfisher Pond Trail. Create your own house in the play area. Dec. 9-Feb. 28.

Second Sunday at the High Museum of Art

Free admission to the Museum the second Sunday of each month, and family programs from 1-4 p.m. include art making, storytimes and more. Dec. 9.

Family Free Day at Museum of Design Atlanta

Free admission the second Sunday of each month. Special programs include design and STEAM activities. Dec. 9.

Family Fun at Alliance Theatre

Drama workshops for ages preschool to fifth grade with games, storytelling and more. Dec. 9.

Family Fun Day at MJCCA

Inflatables, movies, sports, swimming, JCC Maccabi Games and arts and crafts. Dec. 25.

Winter Art Break at the High Museum of Art

Explore The High’s galleries with a family guide and make art with teaching artists. Dec. 26-30.

New Years Events:

Noon Year’s Eve at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

Let the kids celebrate early with a balloon drop at noon and music, bubbles and dancing. Dec. 31.

New Year’s Bubble Bash at The Children’s Museum of Atlanta

Countdown to 2019 with a dance party, special guests, bubble-wrap fireworks and more. Countdowns at noon and 3:30 p.m. Dec. 31.

Noon Year’s Eve at The Hotel at Avalon

Live music, face painting, crafts and countdown to noon when a giant balloon drop will welcome in the New Year. Dec. 31.

Noon Year’s Eve at LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Balloon drop at noon, large group LEGO build and giveaways. Dec. 31.

Kids’ Early New Year’s Eve Celebration at Stone Mountain Park

Fireworks, snowfall and early New Year’s celebration at 9 p.m. Activities begin with costumed characters, music and dance-a-longs prior to countdown to 9 p.m. Dec. 31.

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