Looking for something to do this week? Here are the top events for the week of Nov. 11-17:

Transit of Mercury at Tellus Science Museum

Watch this astronomical event as Mercury passes in front of the Sun. Live images will be streamed into the Tellus Theater, and special shows will be shown in the Bentley Planetarium at 8 and 9 a.m. Nov. 11.

Family Free Day at Children’s Museum of Atlanta

Explore featured exhibits, and enjoy a festival-like atmosphere celebrating innovation and creativity with the theme of “Harvest.” Nov. 13.

Willy Wonka Jr. at Elm Street Cultural Arts

Candy manufacturer Willy Wonka is offering a free tour and a lifetime supply of candy to five golden ticket winners. Nov. 15-17.

Santa’s Fantastical at Perimeter Pointe

Experience this interactive wonderland with live performances, state-of-the-art technology and more. Nov. 15-Jan. 5.

Ice Days Ice Skating Rink at Olde Town Conyers

Indoor/outdoor rink in a botanical setting with real ice. Nov. 15-Feb. 23.

Santa Arrives on the Train at Southeastern Railway Museum

Take photos with Santa and enjoy refreshments and entertainment by the Jingle Bell Dancers. Nov. 16.

Holiday Model Trains at Atlanta Botanical Garden

G scale choo-choo trains and a holiday trolley chug along seven tracks on this landscaped mountain layout with tunnels, a lake, bridges, a holiday workshop and more. Nov. 16-Jan. 5.

Honor veterans at these Veterans Day events in metro Atlanta. For more top November events, check out our list. For day-to-day happenings, check out our calendar.

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