How to Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend Events in Atlanta
Summer fun is just around the corner! Try these special events and activities during your Memorial three-day weekend. Also check out our list of 250 Fun Things To Do in Atlanta With Kids for more ideas.
See a magic show, look at fire engines, go on a hayride, train ride or pony ride, and play farm games. May 28-31.
Enjoy a special salute to the troops, an extended fireworks finale and the Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision. May 28-31.
Honor those who have given their lives in service to the country with veterans and current servicemen. May 29.
Browse unique art finds and other hand-crafted products from regional and national artisans, locally produced goods from Georgia Grown members and sponsors. May 29-30.
The Dunwoody Parks & Rec and City of Dunwoody will be honoring those who have served with a ceremony, which will also be available on Facebook. May 31.
The City of Woodstock, American Legion Post 316, Marine Corps League Detachment 1311, Warriors’ Watch Riders and other local groups honor those who’ve fought at this ceremony. May 31.
The City of Alpharetta and the Rotary Club of Alpharetta will host a tribute with a performance of the national anthem, a keynote speaker and more. May 31.
Honor veterans at this ceremony. May 31.
This annual ceremony is hosted by American Legion Post 160 and local veterans. After the ceremony, enjoy lunch specials and live music. May 31.
Pay tribute to the troops and their families with entertainment and a guest speaker. May 31.
See somersaulting acrobats, jugglers, clowns, motorcycling daredevils and more, while the midway has carnival rides and attractions for all ages. Through May 31.
Watch knights joust, sample foods and beverages, shop the artisan marketplace and more at this themed festival. Through June 13.
See amazing animals from all over the world; advance ticket purchase required.
The Atlanta Botanical Garden’s newest exhibit opened on May 15. All guests must have a timed ticket for admission bought in advance online.
Step outside and experience nature –there are so many beautiful places for easy hikes near Atlanta. Try these next time you’re looking for free and cheap fun with the kids.
Enjoy time outdoors and in nature at Georgia State Parks with these kid-friendly hikes.
Head to one of these three animal adventures with drive-thru experiences to get out of the house and view amazing animals.
These strawberry farms near Atlanta have strawberry picking and pickup options for strawberries, jams, pastries, ice cream and more.
There are a variety of mini golf courses around Atlanta that are currently open.