Being a parent isn’t cheap–here are some ways to save on activities, museum visits, plus other discounts and promotions to help with overall saving.

Free Fun

For a good time, head to these free events.

Acworth Fall Classic Car Cruise in Downtown Acworth

View classic cars in Historic Downtown Acworth. Oct. 26.

Fall Family Festival at Newtown Park

Games, music, carnival activities, arts and crafts, food and more. Oct. 26.

Free Admission Day at National Center for Civil and Human Rights

Guests will receive free entry to view current and permanent exhibitions. Oct. 26.

Day of the Dead at Atlanta History Center

Experience the Day of the Dead festival with traditional dancing, crafts, Mexican food and entertainment. Oct. 27.

Check out these deals:

Me & Mommy Ticket Offer 

Georgia Aquarium
Monday-Thursday Through Oct. 24
For $44.95 plus tax, you can receive an adult General Admission ticket and up to four children’s General Admission tickets (ages 5 and younger). Can be purchased online, at the door or through the Georgia Aquarium Call Center at 404-581-4000. Not valid with any other discount or offer.

Sky Zone 

Use the code “Atlanta Parent” for a $10 Sky Zone gift card.


Use the code “ATLPARENT” to save $15 on a 6-month membership.

Main Event Entertainment 

Book a birthday party on or before 10/30/19 and get double the arcade game play for birthday guests. Mention promo code “LMSP20” at the time of booking. Get free $20 in arcade play with a purchase of $20 in arcade play everyday.

Dentistry for Children

Request an appointment today for a $99 new patient special.

Monkey Joe’s in Marietta

Enjoy Toddler Tuesdays, where children ages five and younger receive a discounted admission of $5. Wacky Wednesdays allow all guests to receive half off the regular admission price if they know the Facebook Word of the Day from Monkey Joe’s Marietta Facebook page.

One Hundred Free Days

Michael C. Carlos Museum
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the formal founding at Emory University’s Atlanta campus, they are hosting 100 days of free admission. Free admission is offered between 1-4 p.m. on: Oct. 13 and Nov. 24. See full schedule on the website.

Chattahoochee Nature Center Library Pass Program 

You can now get free admission to Chattahoochee Nature Center at Georgia Public libraries. Through a library loan program, public libraries in Georgia will receive passes to CNC, which can be checked out by library card holders like other library items. This pass is good for four people to get free general admission.

Zoo Atlanta Library Pass Program 

Georgia residents can visit a local library and check out the “Zoo Atlanta Library Pass” for free admission for a family of four. Adults with a valid library card from any branch of a participating public library system throughout the state of Georgia* may access the pass. One pass is available for checkout at each participating branch, and may be checked out once per year, per household.
*excluding the Auburn Avenue Research Library in Atlanta. See website for additional rules. 

Center for Puppetry Arts Library Passport to Puppetry 

With the Georgia Public Libraries’ “Passport to Puppetry” program, visit any participating public library in Georgia for free museum admissions and special show and workshop discounts. Valid for up to four Museum admissions. Receive 25 percent off an All-Inclusive ticket, which includes a Family Series Performance, a Create-A-Puppet Workshop and the Museum.

Museums on Us 

If you are a Bank of America cardholder, you can participate in the “Museums on Us” program. Present your Bank of America, Merrill Lynch or U.S. Trust card and a picture ID on the first weekend of every month for one free admission. Participating museums include: Atlanta History Center, Center for Civil and Human Rights, High Museum of Art and Tellus Science Museum.

Georgia ParkPass/Historic Site Library Pass Program 

Visit your local library and check out this pass for free admission and parking for up to four visitors at Georgia State Parks and Historic sites.

Nature Centers

Each first Saturday of the month at Dunwoody Nature Center there is a different theme with corresponding activities. Other free nature centers around Atlanta include: Autrey Mill Nature Preserve in Johns Creek, Blue Heron Nature Preserve in North Buckhead and Clyde Shepherd Nature Preserve in Decatur.

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