Disney On Ice: Magic in the Stars

We have you covered for the best family-friendly events this month. Celebrate Labor Day with these events. Don’t miss apple picking, corn mazes and fall festivals for more seasonal fun; enjoy these local exhibits and free movies and concerts.

Disney On Ice: Magic in the Stars at Gas South Arena

Chart a course through the night sky with characters from “Frozen,” “Encanto,” “Aladdin” and more. Sept. 28-Oct. 1.

Oodles of Doodles at Alliance Theatre

Filled with live music, movement, imaginative drawings and engaging storytelling, this show helps little ones learn to express themselves. Sept. 29-Oct. 27.

Concert in the Park at Piedmont Park

From the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, bring a picnic to enjoy live music under the stars. Sept. 30.

Mago Junior Show at Aurora Theatre

Venezuelan artist Mago Junior Ascanio combines the arts of magic, clown, mime, juggling, music and more to create a hilarious show. Sept. 30.

Repticon at Gwinnett County Fairground

Explore exotic animals from around the world, and learn what it’s like to care for reptiles. Sept. 30-Oct. 1.

Past events:

Dragon Con in Downtown Atlanta

The highlight of this popular culture convention is the parade, where you’ll see tons of your favorite costumed characters from movies, shows and more. Aug. 31-Sept. 4.

TinyCON at Children’s Museum of Atlanta

At this con for kids, festivities include creating your own hat, making slimy ogre snot, watching a spectacular Spiderman Science show, training like a Jedi and more. Sept. 1-4.

Aanika’s Elephants at Center for Puppetry Arts

Aanika is a young African girl who grows up with Little, an orphaned baby elephant, and her courage is tested in order to save Little and her new family from poachers. Through Sept. 3.

PAW Patrol Live! at Fox Theatre

Help the PAW Patrol as they rescue Robo Dog from Mayor Humdinger and restore order to the city. Sept. 8-10.

The Planets: A Universe of Friends at Aurora Theatre

Blast off with musician and storyteller Jerry G. White for an interactive and intergalactic adventure. Sept. 9.

Monster Jam at Gas South Arena

Watch athletes compete in enormous monster trucks. Sept. 9-10.

Butterfly Experience at Dunwoody Nature Center

Discover hundreds of butterflies up close, and enjoy activities, crafts and educational experiences. Sept. 9-10.

UPS Second Sunday at High Museum of Art

Special family programming includes music by a local Atlanta DJ, drop-in art making and smARTboxes. Sept. 10.

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane at Synchronicity Theatre

China rabbit Edward Tulane must battle the high seas, befriend a happy hobo, comfort a sick child and more on his adventure to find his way home. Sept. 13-17.

Pop-in for Family Fun at Marietta History Center

Explore family-friendly activities and crafts around the theme of “Books, Books, Books.” Sept. 16.

Pup-a-Palooza at Newtown Park

Enjoy live music, an animal balloon twister and food trucks, along with pet contests, pet care and new pet products. Sept. 16.

Truck-A-Palooza at Town Center Mall

Enjoy a day of family fun and vehicles, including police cars, SWAT trucks, military vehicles and more. Sept. 16.

Back to Your Roots Farm Fair at Chattahoochee Nature Center

Celebrate the harvesting season with live farm animals, games, crafts and the opening of “Naturally Artistic.” Sept. 17.

Twilight Trek at Zoo Atlanta

After the sun goes down, explore the Zoo for an evening adventure with night-vision technology and special activities. Sept. 22.

Sunday in the Park featuring Tunes from the Tombs at Oakland Cemetery

Honor Victorian tradition with live music, tours, craft beers and wine, an artist market, food trucks, a craft area and more. Sept. 24.

Brother Coyote, Sister Fox at Center for Puppetry Arts

This Mexican folktale showcases Brother Coyote, who plans to eat all the plump chickens himself, but quick-witted Sister Fox is able to stay one step ahead of him. Through Sept. 24.

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