FIT4MOM Atlanta Weekend Roundup Dec 8 - 9

Its the holiday season!!!! Hannukah has begin…Christmas is just 2 Saturdays away…as is Kwanzaa…so much to do, so little time. But don’t forget to slow down and have fun with your family. It’s the memories that are made that will mean so much more in the future as opposed to the stuff that is given. If you need some ideas of things to do, check out our list below.


Tailgate Saturdays @ College Football Hall of Fame – Atlanta (all ages) $22/person Saturday https://www.cfbhall.com/happenings/tailgate-saturdays-built-by-the-home-depot/

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood @ Children’s Museum – Atlanta (all ages) $16+/person Saturday & Sunday https://childrensmuseumatlanta.org/exhibits/traveling-exhibits/daniel-tigers-neighborhood-a-grr-ific-exhibit/

Illuminate your Holiday @ Georgia Aquarium – Atlanta (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday https://www.georgiaaquarium.org/experience/explore/events/festival-of-the-season

Atlanta Christkindl Market @ Atlantic Station – Atlanta (all ages) FREE Saturday & Sunday http://www.atlanticstation.com/events/event/1259676/date/2018-12-01

Santa’s Cottage @ Atlantic Station – Atlanta (all ages) FREE Saturday & Sunday http://www.atlanticstation.com/events/event/1269496/date/2018-12-01

Skate the Station @ Atlantic Station – Atlanta (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday http://www.atlanticstation.com/events/event/1268924/date/2018-12-01

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer @ Center for Puppetry Arts – Atlanta (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday http://www.puppet.org/buy-tickets/2018-19/rudolph-the-red-nosed-reindeer/

Santa at Rhodes Hall with Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation – Atlanta (all ages) $45/Family Saturday & Sunday https://www.georgiatrust.org/tours-events/santa/

Botanical Saint Nick @ Atlanta Botanical Gardens – Atlanta (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday https://atlantabg.org/calendar/botanical-saint-nick/2018-11-24/2/

Garden Lights, Holiday Nights @ Atlanta Botanical Gardens – Atlanta (all ages) $19+/person Saturday & Sunday https://atlantabg.org/plan-your-visit/atlanta-garden-calendar/garden-lights-holiday-nights/

Ride on Train @ Atlanta Botanical Gardens – Atlanta (all ages) $5 + Garden Entrance Saturday & Sunday https://atlantabg.org/calendar/ride-on-train-the-botanical-express/2018-11-17/

Story Time @ The Little Shop of Stories – Decatur (all ages) Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/1960582477368717/

Northeast Atlanta

Junior Chefs & KinderCooks @ Young Chefs Academy – Buckhead (ages 4 – 18) $35/class Saturday https://atlantamidtownga.youngchefsacademy.com/classes

Light it Up with Epstein & PJ Library Atlanta Hanukkah Event – Atlanta (All ages) See Site for Fee Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/184662555748012/

Pink Pig @ Macy’s – Atlanta (all ages) See Site for FEE Sunday https://www.visitmacysusa.com/article/macys-pink-pig

Chanukah Family Extravaganza @ Heritage Sandy Springs – Sandy Springs (all ages) See Site for Fee Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/1999854960105252/

Enchanted Woodland Wonders @ Chattachoochee Nature Center – Roswell (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday https://www.chattnaturecenter.org/calendar-events/

Christmas for Kids @ Bulloch Hall – Roswell (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/708417976195535/

Miltons Santa Brunch – Milton (all ages) See Site for FEE Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/1040498029464535/?event_time_id=1040498052797866

Stone Mountain Christmas – Stone Mountain (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday https://www.stonemountainpark.com/Events/Stone-Mountain-Christmas

Winter Wonderland @ Forsyth YMCA – Cumming (all ages) see Site for FEE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/301160227160690/

Storytime with Santa @ Barnes & Noble – Cumming (all ages) Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/1049714635190117/?event_time_id=1049714658523448

Northwest Atlanta

Holiday Light Show @ The Battery – Marietta (all ages) FREE Saturday & Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/2274098669538965/

Saturday Painting Lessons for Kids – Smyrna (ages 5+) $15 Saturday https://www.viningsschoolofart.com/classes.html

The Southern Museum Celebrates the Holiday Season with Santas Workshop – Kennesaw (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday https://www.southernmuseum.org/annual-events/santasworkshop/

Woodstock Farm Fresh Market – Woodstock (all ages) FREE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/410220746069500/?event_time_id=410220786069496

Holiday Lights of Hope @ Hobgood Park – Woodstock (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/577217099379922/?event_time_id=577217156046583

Garden Books for Kids @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens – Kennesaw (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday http://smithgilbertgardens.com/event/garden-books-kids/?instance_id=246

Holiday Lights @ Veterans Park – Canton (all ages) See Site for Fee Saturday & Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/265236911009417/?event_time_id=265237014342740

Outside of Atlanta:

Kidz Bowl Free @ Metro Fun Center – South Atlanta (all ages) See Site for FEE Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/1565600906809549/

Drive Thru Christmas Lights @ Rock Ranch – The Rock (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/1910360432602720/

Parade of Boats @ Lake Lanier Island – Buford (all ages) See Site for Fee Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/764724313859202/

Additional Links:

Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System has a plethora of events for Families and Kids of all ages every day of the week, but on Saturdays there are coding classes, story times, movies, etc. Here is a link to their events tabs to check out what’s at a library near you: http://www.afpls.org/events

The Atlanta Beltline is the place to be active on the weekends with paid and free classes ranging from Boot Camps to Hikes to Skateboarding Lessons. For a calendar of events, information on fees, and registration visit this link: https://beltline.org/events/