15+ Not-to-Miss December Events
Atlanta Parent has you covered with the best events this month from theatre to exhibits to ice skating and more. Make sure to also check out our Best Holiday Events in Atlanta and Beyond for holiday happenings.
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The Akrosphere Aerial & Circus Arts dazzle with a grand party in an unforgettable circus experience. Dec. 1-3.
Watch your favorite winter characters go on an icy voyage filled with exciting choreography, dazzling costumes and heartwarming storytelling. Dec. 2.
Amber is used to create jewelry and decorative items, but it also contains traces of the past. How many ancient objects will you spot? Dec. 2-Oct. 27.
Little Orphan Annie reminds audience members that sunshine is always right around the corner in this beloved musical. Dec. 5-10.
Based on the popular children’s book, a WWII flyer crash-lands in the Sahara Dessert and meets the Little Prince, who claims to be a visitor from another planet. Dec. 8-24.
Enjoy music from a local DJ, make art, listen to a storytime from Beatrix Potter and more. Dec. 10.
See how fairies and gnomes bunker down for the winter as you walk along the forested trails. Dec. 10-Feb. 29.
Enjoy holiday-themed crafts. Dec. 16.
From the Center for Puppetry Arts, watch a dynamic assortment of puppet skits, crafts, music and special guests Lily the Fabrarian (Fairy Librarian). Dec. 16.
Enjoy a festive evening with a dance performance from Callanwolde School of Dance with music from Ebenezer Baptist Church. Afterwards, head outside for solstice activities. Dec. 21.
Celebrate community, family and warmth at The Apartment Building with surprises behind each door. Through Dec. 23.
Journey down the rabbit hole for a musical adventure as the neighborly forest animals gather to throw a surprise party for Peter. Through Dec. 23.
Start the day off watching the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Parade, and explore interactive attractions, like punting, obstacle courses, ziplining and more. Dec. 30.
Heroine Future and her friends discover their choices have the potential to change the world at this performance featuring poetry, stagecraft, acrobatics and technology. Through Jan. 21.
Journey through the beauty of nature with this multi-sensory experience featuring the real environment, glowing displays and music. Through Feb. 25.
This special kid-friendly countdown will include games, music from a DJ and bubble-wrap-popping. Dec. 31.
Ring in 2024 with live music from DJ Willy Wow, face painting, crafts and a countdown to noon with a giant balloon drop. Dec. 31.
This family-friendly celebration includes tons of games and ringing in the New Year at noon. Dec. 31.
Celebrations include music from Brady Rymer and an inflatable balloon drop at 8 p.m. Dec. 31.
Ring in the New Year early with a magical snowfall and fireworks show at 9 p.m. Dec. 31.