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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 150+ Best Holiday Events in Atlanta and Beyond for holiday happenings.

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

Ring in the new year with a DJ dance party, bubble wrap “fireworks,” bubbles, confetti and more. Dec. 31.

New Year’s Eve at Kefi

Ring in 2021 with play, dance and a New Year’s countdown for specific age groups. Dec. 31.

Discover the innovations of animals’ evolution with highly interactive, hands-on and fun activities, which bring the amazing science of biomechanics to life. Through Jan. 3.

A Year with Frog and Toad at Synchronicity Theatre

This musical follows cheerful Frog and grump Toad through their adventures to tell a delightful story of friendship. Through Jan. 3.

Skate the Sky at The Roof on Ponce City Market

Twirl across this ice skating rink, and on weekends, sing with The Roof’s Ice Queen and rent a family-friendly igloo. Through Jan. 9.

Machines in Motion at Tellus Science Museum

Experience the genius of Leonardo da Vinci with machines based on his designs, as separated by the four elementsL air, water, land and fire. Through Jan. 10.

Skate the Station at Atlantic Station

A large, open-air ice skating rink. Through Jan. 18.

Avalon On Ice

Lace up your skates and glide on the ice. Through Jan. 18.

(Knock, Knock) the Sounds of Winter from Alliance Theatre

Explore the seasonal sounds of winter as residents in The Apartment Building prepare for the holidays and try to stay warm. Through Jan. 31.

PRISM: Winter Lights at Woodruff Park

This outdoor exhibit features light-based, water-inspired works by artists from around the country. Through Jan. 31.

Ice Days Ice Skating Rink at Olde Town Conyers Pavilion

Indoor/outdoor rink in a botanical setting with real ice. Through Feb. 15.

The Rink at Park Tavern

Heated tent, state-of-the-art sound system and rink-side dining. Through Feb. 15.

License to Chill Snow Island at Margaritaville Lanier Islands

Go snow tubing, practice figure eights on the ice rink, hop on the carnival rides, enjoy sweet treats, meet Santa and more. Through Feb. 21.

The Ice Rink at Sugar Hill

Practice your moves on this real outdoor rink. Through Feb. 21.

Enchanted Woodland Trail at Chattahoochee Nature Center

View more than 30 miniature homes built by fairies and gnomes. Through Feb. 28.

Past Events:

Tower of Talent

This annual event has moved to a virtual fundraiser this year with musical performances and outstanding youth performers benefiting the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Nov. 28-Dec. 1.

Book Festival from MJCCA

Listen to authors talk about books of all genres, including John Grisham, Michael J. Fox, Ina Garten and more. Select dates through Dec. 2.

Annie JR. at Roswell Cultural Arts Center

From the Roswell Youth Theatre, watch orphan Annie find a new home with billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his secretary Grace Farrell and a mutt named Sandy. Dec. 4-6.

Free First Saturday at Dunwoody Nature Center

Enjoy an exploration of opossums at this fun event. Dec. 5.

Second Sunday at High Museum of Art

Enjoy free admission to the Museum to view the art and exhibitions. Dec. 13.

Xfinity Movie Series at The Battery Atlanta

Bring your blanket or lawn chair to enjoy a movie night under the stars. Dec. 18.

Family Art Escapes at High Museum of Art

Explore a monthly theme with an art activity and a gallery scavenger hunt. Dec. 19.

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