FIT4MOM Atlanta Weekend Roundup Nov 17-18

Happy early Thanksgiving, everyone. Hope you are planning on spending time with family and enjoying the holiday!!! We know holidays can be stressful. If needed, maybe revisit our FIT4MOM Founder Lisa Druxman “5 Days of Thanks & Giving” meditation: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1SAoRgSl25Z1me8cZeKDTtch8vAncUO2a/view?ts=5bd0a5fb

After Thanksgiving has passed, we enter the Holiday Season! How many of y’all decorate immediately after Thanksgiving? How many of y’all much later? Leave a comment below.


Green Market @ Piedmont Park – Atlanta (all ages) FREE Saturday https://www.piedmontpark.org/green-market/

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/

Wake up Santa @ Georgia Aquarium – Atlanta (all ages) $15/person Saturday https://www.georgiaaquarium.org/experience/explore/events/festival-of-the-season/wake-up-santa

Light the Station @ Atlantic Station – Atlanta (all ages) FREE Saturday http://www.atlanticstation.com/events/event/1259989

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/

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

Holiday Kick-Off @ The Shops Buckhead – Buckhead (all ages) FREE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/292748211449797/

Macy’s Great Tree Lighting – Atlanta (all ages) FREE Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/246101136066502/

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

Light Up Dunwoody Holiday Festival – Dunwoody (all ages) see Site for FEE Sunday https://www.dunwoodyga.org/Light-Up-Dunwoody

The Lighting of Avalon 2018 – Alpharetta (all ages) FREE Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/340392186716787/

Piedmont Pilgrimage Model Trains – Atlanta (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday http://www.piedmontpilgrimage.com/

Santa Arrives on the Train @ Southeastern Railway Museum – Duluth (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/294546984484841/

A Very Grinchy Christmas @ Infinite Energy Center (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/268518103997156/

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

Family Fall Festival @ Chick-Fil-A Sugarloaf & 316 – Lawrenceville (all ages) Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/2080979398632376/

Peach State Chili CookOff @ Town Center Ave – Suwanee (all ages) $10/person Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/358234841377416/

Northwest Atlanta

Sesame Street Live! @ Cobb Energy Center – Marietta (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday & Sunday https://www.cobbenergycentre.com/events/detail/sesame-street-live-1

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

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

Annual Tree Lighting @ The Outlet Shoppes at Atlanta – Woodstock (all ages) FREE Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/496533784086283/

2nd Annual Chili Cook Off @ The Burnt Hickory Brewery – Kennesaw (all ages) $10/person Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/104801183786622/

Outside of Atlanta:

Kidz Bowl Free @ Metro Fun Center – South Atlanta Sunday https://www.facebook.com/events/1565600906809549/

Pre-Thanksgiving Saturday Farmers Market @ Vickery Village – Cumming (all ages) FREE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/542025926274016/

Appalachian Christmas – Cleveland (all ages) See Site for FEE Saturday https://www.facebook.com/events/2169189273355850/

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/