20+ Not-to-Miss October Events
We have you covered for the best family-friendly events this month: theatre, exhibits, virtual events and more. Don’t miss our Top Halloween Events. Also check out our guide to the best Fall Festivals and Fairs.
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Filled with live music, movement, imaginative drawings and engaging storytelling, this show helps little ones ages 0-5 learn to express themselves. Through Oct. 27.
Enjoy Mexican food, crafts, Aztec dancers, face painting and more. Oct. 28.
This family-friendly festival includes live music, a mariachi performance, stilt walkers, face painting, traditional Mexican games and more. Oct. 29.
This special event highlights the cultural significance of Native Americans in the Southeast with a demonstrations from Jim Sawgrass, who is of Creek descent. Oct. 29.
This musical program celebrates Mexican heritage and Latino cultures with dancing skeletons and live music. Oct. 29.
Explore fall-themed activities just for little ones. Through Oct. 29.
This 25,000-square-feet inflatable playground is filled with 10 thrilling play zones, including the Tumble Temple, Marshmallow Mountain, Gumball’s Gallop and an obstacle course. Through Nov. 19 and Dec. 3.
Journey down the rabbit hole for a musical adventure with Peter Rabbit and beloved characters from Beatrix Potter’s stories. Through Dec. 23.
Explore Viking culture, society and technology with more than 140 authentic artifacts, including archeological discoveries, jewelry and more. Through Jan. 1.
This playful exhibit showcases renowned children’s author Beatrix Potter’s works with more than 125 personal objects. Through Jan. 7.
Chart a course through the night sky with characters from “Frozen,” “Encanto,” “Aladdin” and more. Sept. 28-Oct. 1.
See tons of exotic reptiles and animals from all around the world. Sept. 30-Oct. 1.
From the Sugarloaf Youth Ballet, watch this spectacular production of the classic fairytale. Sept. 30-Oct. 1.
Mickey, Minnie and their pals are hosting a huge costume party, but mysterious green rain, wind and smoke interrupt the fun. Can Spidey and his fellow heroes save the party? Oct. 5.
Explore the latest research technology to discover what the animals do when the humans are away with InfraRed technology, trail cameras and more. Oct. 6.
Go on a train ride on the Conyers & Hightower Trail Railroad. Oct. 7.
Watch fantastic flight performances from F-22 Raptor Demo Team, USAF Heritage Flight, REMAX Parachute Team and more. Oct. 7-8.
Enjoy art-making activities, performances and the permanent and special exhibitions. Oct. 8.
See helicopters land, hear the sirens of fire engines, explore huge construction equipment, watch a partial solar eclipse and more. Oct. 14.
Celebrate Roswell’s youngest residents with a parade and fun activities, including food trucks, touch-a-truck and more. Oct. 14.
Watch a chemistry magic show, try STEM activities, view the solar eclipse and a planetarium program, and explore the Science Gallery. Oct. 14.
Based on the colorful story, the beautiful Rainbow Fish discovers the deep sea wonderland, exploring shapes, sizes and colors. Through Oct. 15.
Challenge Air’s annual Fly Day allows families who have kids with special needs to experience what it’s like to fly. Oct. 21.
Enjoy the fall season with changing leaves, games, demonstrations and preparing for winter. Oct. 21.
Find artistic fairy houses made from natural materials hidden throughout the eight-acre garden. Through Oct. 21.