The Snowy Day

Center for Puppetry Arts 1404 Spring Street NW, Atlanta

Mesner Puppet Theater Peter and his friends celebrate the first snowfall of the year with […]

The Obama Portraits Tour

High Museum of Art 1280 Peachtree Street, Atlanta

See the official portraits of former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama from […]

Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites

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

This exhibit features book-based experiences based on “The Tale of Peter Rabbit,” “The Snowy Day" and more.

MLK Jr. Weekend Celebration

Henry County Performing Art Center Lot 37 Lemon St., McDonough

The Henry County NAACP celebrates Dr. King's legacy with a prayer breakfast, parade/peace march and […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday

Marietta Museum of History 1 Depot St., Marietta

Programming focuses on local Black history, special exhibits and more. Film times: 10 a.m., noon, […]


Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Atlanta History Center 130 W. Paces Ferry Rd., Atlanta, GA

Celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. King with virtual and in-person educational activities.


MLK Day of Service


Find a volunteer opportunity with AmeriCorps to participate in a day of service in honor […]

Free Entrance Days

National Parks

Enjoy a free entrance day at National Parks in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. […]

MLK Day 5K Freedom Run

First Baptist Church of Doraville 5935 New Peachtree Rd., Doraville

Walk or run this 5K to celebrate the spirit of sisterhood and brotherhood with fellowship […]

MLK Day Parade

Gwinnett Justice Center 75 Langley Dr., Lawrenceville

Organized by the United Ebony Society, this parade celebrates the legacy of Dr. King. Free […]

Lunar New Year

Atlantic Station 1380 Atlantic Drive, Atlanta

Celebrate the Year of the Tiger with a 90-foot red dragon, more than 25,000 lights and lantern shows every hour.

Shout! The Mod Musical

 The Legacy Theatre 1175 Senoia Road, Ste. C, Tyrone

Five groovy gals navigate 1960s England with its music and style. Fri. 7 p.m.; Sat. […]

Let It Snow

Halcyon 6365 Halcyon Way, Alpharetta, GA

Enjoy a winter wonderland with snow, Anna, Elsa and Olaf from "Frozen," hot chocolate and […]

Trains, Trains, Trains!

Southern Museum 2829 Cherokee St., Kennesaw

Model train expo with railroad artifacts and moving trains at Southern Museum.

Lunar New Year

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

Celebrate with a storytime with “Bringing in the New Year” by Grace Lin, a performance […]

Roswell Roots


This festival of African American history and culture features different programs, events and activities.