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Science Fiction, Science Fact!

Tellus Science Museum 100 Tellus Drive, Cartersville

Determine the technologies science fiction was able to predict, along with the amazing inventions created […]

Candytopia Atlanta

Buckhead Disco Kroger 3330 Piedmont Rd. NE, Buckhead

Enjoy an imaginative fantasyland with art installations, sensory experiences and candy samples.

WILD: Safari Experience

Illuminarium Atlanta 550 Somerset Terrace NE, Atlanta

Go on a virtual safari through Africa with an immersive experience that will use all of your senses.

Really Free: The Radical Art of Nellie Mae Rowe

High Museum of Art 1280 Peachtree Street, Atlanta

"Happy Days" Explore Georgia native artist Nellie Mae Rowe’s drawings, found-object installations, handmade dolls and […]

Rube Goldberg, The World of Hilarious Invention

Children's Museum of Atlanta 275 Centennial Olympic Park Dr. NW, Atlanta

See inventor and artists Rube Goldberg’s iconic contraptions and illustrations, and explore new 3D life-size […]

Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab

Tellus Science Museum 100 Tellus Drive, Cartersville

Join the fun of the educational, animated comedy series through interactive explorations of science, technology, […]

Downton Abbey: The Exhibition

Perimeter Pointe 1155 Mount Vernon Hwy. NE, Atlanta

Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images Experience the history, fashion and settings of this six-season show […]

Antarctic Dinosaurs

Fernbank Museum of Natural History 767 Clifton Road, Atlanta

Uncover never-before-seen dinosaur fossils from one of the most isolated environments on Earth in this […]

Christmas at the Biltmore

Biltmore Estate 1 Lodge St., Asheville

Enjoy the elegantly decorated rooms, Christmas trees, flickering candlelight, live music and more. See website […]

Picturing the South: 25 Years

High Museum of Art 1280 Peachtree Street, Atlanta

Alec Soth In 1996, the High commissioned photographers from across the world to capture the […]

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Center for Puppetry Arts 1404 Spring St. NW, Atlanta

Rudolph is back with this faithful adaptation of the holiday story at Center for Puppetry Arts.

ATL Holiday Lights

Atlantic Station 1380 Atlantic Drive, Atlanta

Drive-through or walk-through this light show with hand-crafted colorful displays from your favorite holiday movies, […]

The Ice Rink at Sugar Hill

Sugar Hill Ice Rink 5039 West Broad St., Sugar Hill

Practice your moves on this real outdoor rink. Nov. 11-Feb. 20. See website for schedule. […]

The Polar Express Train Ride

The Great Smoky Mountains Railroad 45 Mitchell Street, Bryson City

Journey through the wilderness for a special visit to the North Pole while enjoying warm […]

A Country Christmas

Gaylord Opryland Resort 2800 Opryland Dr., Nashville

There is no better way to celebrate the holiday season in Nashville than gathering your […]

Garden Lights, Holiday Nights

Atlanta Botanical Garden 1345 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta

Countless bulbs light up the garden with Nature’s Wonders, Orchestral Orbs, Radiant Rainforest and Model Trains.

Holiday Model Train Show

Atlanta Botanical Garden 1345 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta

G scale choo-choo trains and a holiday trolley chug along seven tracks on this landscaped […]

Stone Mountain Christmas

Stone Mountain Park 1000 Robert E Lee Boulevard, Stone Mountain

Immerse yourself in holiday magic with festive music, dazzling lights, spectacular shows, holiday characters and more.

Holidays at World of Coca-Cola

World of Coca-Cola 121 Baker Street NW, Atlanta

Enjoy a winter wonderland with dazzling lights and larger-than-life decorations, taste seasonal beverages, smell festive […]

Skate the Station at Atlantic Station

Atlantic Station 1380 Atlantic Drive, Atlanta

A large, open-air ice skating rink. Mon.-Fri. 4-10 p.m.; Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. and Sun. […]

Ice Days Ice Skating Rink

Legion Field Fair Grounds 3173 Mill St. NE, Covington

Covered ice skating rink with real ice. Nov. 19-Feb. 15. See website for full schedule. […]

$12

Dino Safari

North Point Mall 1000 North Point Cir., Alpharetta

This exciting experience features life-like dinosaurs in a prehistoric Pangea setting.

Skate on the Square

Colony Square 1197 Peachtree St. NE, Atlanta

The Plaza transforms into an ice-skating rink.

Holidays at Sweetland

Sweetland Amphitheatre 110 Smith St., LaGrange

Practice your moves at this outdoor rink. Thur.-Fri. 5-9 p.m. and Sat.-Sun. noon-9 p.m. See […]

Macy’s Great Tree Lighting

Lenox Square Mall 3393 Peachtree Road, Atlanta

Jenni Girtman This giant tree stands 56-feet tall and is adorned with 45,000 sparkling lights.

Free

Fantasy in Lights

Callaway Gardens 17800 U.S. 27, Pine Mountain

Drive through more than 8 million twinkling lights and a garden decorated for the season.

Ice Days Ice Skating Rink

Olde Town Conyers Pavilion 949 S. Main St. NE, Conyers

Skate on this open air, real ice-skating rink. $12.

$12

Holiday in the Park

Six Flags Over Georgia 275 Riverside Pkwy. SW, Austell

More than 1 million LED lights, dozens of Christmas trees, festive shows and culinary treats […]

Holiday Hunt Scavenger Hunt

Historic Oakland Cemetery 248 Oakland Avenue, Atlanta

Celebrate love and test your sleuthing skills and solve riddles on this scavenger hunt.

Winter Wonderland

Fernbank Museum of Natural History 767 Clifton Rd. NE, Atlanta

Celebrate holidays from around the world with trees and displays, a sock skating rink, and life-sized snow globes.

Holiday Lights at Veteran’s Park

Veteran's Park 7345 Cumming Hwy., Canton

Drive through this two-mile Christmas light show with a canopy tunnel, trees and more. Nightly, […]

Avalon on Ice

Avalon 2200 Avalon Blvd., Alpharetta

Lace up your skates and glide on the ice.

License to Chill Snow Island

Margaritaville at Lanier Islands 7650 Lanier Islands Pkwy., Buford

License to Chill Snow Island features one of the fastest snow tubing hills in North America.

Lakeside Lights Spectacular

Margaritaville at Lanier Islands 7650 Lanier Islands Pkwy., Buford

Drive through this large, magical light display. See set ups such as the North Pole Express, Wizard of Oz and back this year, The 12 Days of Christmas.

A Country Christmas

Pettit Creek Farms 337 Cassville Rd., Cartersville

Take a drive or hayride through lights, visit the petting zoo and more.

The Rink at Park Tavern

Park Tavern 500 10th St. NE, Atlanta

Heated tent, state-of-the-art sound system and rink-side dining. Nov. 26-Feb. 15. Mon.-Fri. 4:30 p.m.-midnight; Sat.-Sun. […]

Lights of Life

Life University 1269 Barclay Cir., Marietta

Tons of holiday lights on display around the campus.

Skate the Sky at The Roof

The Roof, Ponce City Market 675 Ponce De Leon Avenue, Atlanta

Twirl across this ice skating rink, and on weekends, play Faux Fur Coat Mini Golf, […]

Christkindl Market

Buckhead Village Peachtree Rd. NE, Atlanta

JamestownIMG This German holiday market features more than 50 vendors offering food, beverages and items, […]

Free

Winterland

Illuminarium Atlanta 550 Somerset Terrace NE, Atlanta

This journey through winter includes windows filled with animated vignettes, hand-crafted scenes an interactive winter […]

Lights at the Landing

Downtown Acworth 4415 Senator Russell Blvd., Acworth

Walk through a holiday light show through the park. Sun.-Thur. 5:30-9 p.m. and Fri.-Sat. 5:30-10 […]

Holidays on the Roof

Ponce City Market 675 Ponce de Leon Ave., NE, Atlanta

Reserve a 9 Mile Station igloo for a festive experience with food and beverages. $200.

Athens on Ice

The Classic Center 300 N. Thomas St., Athens

Go ice skating at this indoor rink that's National Hockey League regulation sized. $15.

Tree Celebration

The Point 1540 Avenue Place, Atlanta

See tons of decorated holiday trees from retailers, restaurants and nonprofits.

Holiday Tree Celebration

The Point 1540 Avenue Place, Atlanta

Peruse the trees decorated by local charities and vote for your favorite.

Holiday Lights

Brook Run Park 4770 N. Peachtree Rd., Dunwoody

This themed "Hollywood Holidays" light show has sets from "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch," "National Lampoon's […]

Holiday Art Walk

Depot Park 2828 Cherokee Street NW, Kennesaw

Check out the holiday decorations made by members of the community.

KAWS PRINTS

High Museum of Art 1280 Peachtree Street, Atlanta

KAWS, NO REPLY KAWS’s works include printmaking, painting, sculpture and more combining the world of […]

Nutcracker Displays

Downtown Alpharetta 20 S. Main St., Alpharetta

Spot all 13 life-sized nutcrackers on display for the holiday season.

Atlanta Ballet’s Nutcracker

Cobb Energy Performance Arts Center 2800 Cobb Galleria Pkwy., Atlanta

This fantastic production features larger-than-life sets, bold costumes, video projections and more.

PRISM: Winter Lights

Woodruff Park 91 Peachtree St. NW, Atlanta

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

Hidden Secrets Mysterious World of Caves

Tellus Science Museum 100 Tellus Drive, Cartersville

Explore the mysterious subterranean world of caves with a cave reconstructions, and search for cave […]

Wonderland: Alice’s Rock & Roll Adventure

Synchronicity Theatre 1545 Peachtree Street, Atlanta

Michael Boatright The show has closed due to COVID-19. Based on Lewis Carroll’s classic story, […]

Disrupting Design: Modern Posters, 1900-1940

High Museum of Art 1280 Peachtree Street, Atlanta

Lucian Bernhard, Manoli Explore art history with poster design showcasing typography and graphics to sell […]

Ongoing

World of Illumination’s Rockin’ Christmas

Six Flags White Water 250 Cobb Pkwy. N., Marietta

See sugar plum fairies, a gigantic gingerbread village, Christmas characters and more.

Enchanted Garden of Lights

Rock City 1400 Patten Rd., Lookout Mountain

Walk through the enchanting lighted Grand Corridor in Yule Town, experience the twinkle of icy […]

Celebration at the Station

Atlantic Station 1380 Atlantic Drive, Atlanta

Watch a light show with tree lights, cafe lights, an animated video and a soundtrack […]

Winter WonderLights

State Botanical Garden of Georgia 2450 S. Milledge Ave., Athens

This walk-thru light show extravaganza features 11 illuminated displays, including a multi-colored light tunnel.