30+ Not-to-Miss November Events
We have you covered for the best family-friendly events this month: theatre, new exhibits, special events and more.
Meet the headless horseman of Sleepy Hollow and enjoy this classic tale through theatrics. Rated PG for spooks. Through Nov. 4.
Puppetry, a two-dimensional set, comic performances and the pajama-pop of Lullatone by The Theatre for the Very Young. Limited tickets available. Through Nov. 10.
Quick-witted Sister Fox stays one step ahead of Brother Coyote in this delightful Mexican folktale with English, Spanish and plenty of chickens. Through Nov. 11.
Visit four outdoor art stations to create your own art. This year, explore wind, water, earth and fire. Through Nov. 30.
Family-friendly movies including “Jurassic World,” “Minions” and more Friday nights through Nov. 30 at the Plaza outside.
Explore the diversity of life as you discover the extreme adaptations that allow organisms to thrive all over the world. Through Jan 1.
Step into Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, where Daniel and his friends help children navigate their world. Play, sing, explore and pretend in some favorite and familiar places from the Neighborhood. Through Jan. 6.
At the center of this exhibit is a 1980 Chevrolet Malibu struck by the Peekskill Meteorite in 1992. Other featured casualties include a mailbox, a window, a radio and more headliners. Through March 24.
Native American dance, music, craft demos, cooking, storytelling and wildlife presentations. Nov. 1-4.
Investigate what it’s like to be a scientist and explore scientific fields. Talk one-on-one with scientists and community volunteers, learn more about sciences through hands-on activities and more. Nov. 3.
Taste bites from over 40 restaurants and enjoy the children’s area. Nov. 3.
Layouts featuring a variety of trains will be on display, plus take a ride on historic miniature trains. Nov. 3 and 4.
Bring your pumpkin and watch all the ways it can be destroyed with monster trucks or even airplanes. Nov. 3.
Learn more about the three lemur species at Zoo Atlanta – black-and-white-ruffed lemurs, crowned lemurs and ring-tailed lemurs. Family activities highlighting these animals. Nov. 3.
Join Alma Mexicana for a special celebration of the Day of the Dead. Crafts, skeleton family dance and more. Nov. 3.
Junie B. is on a mission to prove she’s not a nutball, avenge her black furry mitten and get a new colorful pen, too. Nov. 3 and 10.
Fine art and crafts vendors, a children’s area and local food concessions. Nov. 3-4.
Inspired by Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, this version developed specifically for toddlers will have them playing like ducks, catching a dastardly wolf, and engaging with music. Nov. 3-4 and 17-18.
Nature-themed songs performed by European School of Music vocal students and teachers, accompanied on piano and guitar. Also features a talk about the connection between nature and music. Nov. 4.
See the hit TV show performed live with the top 10 finalists and the season 15 winner. Nov. 7.
When a magician visits Sesame Street to put on a magic show, Elmo wants to be part of the big event. Features Elmo, Abby, Cookie Monster, Big Bird and more. Nov. 9-11 and Nov. 16-18.
10K, 5K and kids’ run in superhero costumes. Nov. 10.
Honor those who served our country, with this year’s theme, “The Battles Between the Wars.” Nov. 10.
Free admission to the Museum the second Sunday of each month, and family programs include art making, storytimes and more. November’s theme is “Meet the New High.” Nov. 11.
Families can enjoy activities including interactive storytimes, art making workshops, drop-in acting classes and more. Nov. 11.
Snow tubing hill, winter-themed carnival rides, an ice skating rink, a fire pit with s’mores and photos with Santa. Nov. 16-Feb. 24.
Stone Mountain transforms into a Winter Wonderland, and brings lots of snow to Atlanta. Tube down snow-covered hills, build a snowman, throw snowballs, and more. Galactic Snow Tubing with lights and lasers after 5:30 p.m. Select dates Nov. 17- Feb. 24.
Gather a group of friends for sleuthing on this self-guided scavenger hunt through the cemetery. Nov. 19-25.
Celebrate Thanksgiving Day with the Atlanta Track Club and earn the right to eat your turkey dinner. Nov. 22.
Art-making workshops, storytime, gallery tours, scavenger hunts, and a photo booth. Nov. 23.
See the beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family and hear favorites like “Do-Re-Mi” and “Edelweiss.” Nov. 23-24.
Features classic Disney cartoons with Atlanta Symphony Orchestra performing the score live. Nov. 25.