Guide to Atlanta Winter Events

Guide to Atlanta Winter Events
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Guide to Atlanta Winter Events

Your kids have unwrapped the gifts and played with the toys…and let us guess. Now they are saying they are already bored by them! It’s cold outside, which means they are stuck inside. Kick the winter boredom to the curb – check out these fun family events happening in and around Atlanta!

Center for Puppetry Arts – Human

Midtown Atlanta
Jan. 17-28

Explore the magic of humans through the eyes of sea creatures. Now that Humans are extinct and the world as we knew it has ended, the Octopus has a decision to make… Will it be willing to give up one of its 3 hearts to create a new, more sensitive human being? Will it be willing to give humanity a second chance?

Outside the Box at Children’s Museum of Atlanta

Downtown Atlanta
Jan. 20-May 5

Unbox your imagination! The Children’s Museum’s featured exhibit taps into the imaginative minds of children to encourage “outside the box” thought, innovation, and exploration. Thinking Outside the Box has never been so fun!

Cirque Du Soleil: Echo at Atlantic Station

Midtown Atlanta
Nov. 5-Jan. 21

Cirque du Soleil brings new and surprising twists to its big top magic with a story about evolution and the symbiotic unions that our future depends on. Poetry, stagecraft, daring acrobatics, and technologies come together in a spectacle exploring the precious balance between humans, animals, and the world we share.

WildWoods: AGLOW at Fernbank

Nov. 10-Feb. 25

Journey into the magnificent, sometimes hidden worlds of nature in Fernbank’s outdoor, nighttime experience, WildWoods: AGLOW. WildWoods: AGLOW is a multi-sensory adventure that immerses visitors in the wonders of nature through a blend of the real environment, contemplative music and glowing displays, uniquely curated to highlight the native flora and fauna within WildWoods.

License to Chill Snow Island at Margaritaville at Lanier Islands

Nov. 11-Feb. 25

Lace up your skates and glide onto the ice rink or hop aboard the carnival rides for a thrilling adventure that will leave you smiling from ear to ear. Feel the rush of excitement as you snow tube down Blizzard Mountain, make snow angels, or have a snowball fight. And what’s winter without making s’mores by the fire, and warming up with cocoa? Indulge in these classic treats as you bask in the enchanting ambiance of the event.

Enchanted Woodland Trail at Chattahoochee Nature Center

Dec. 10-Feb. 25

The fairies and gnomes have been busy building whimsical houses along CNC’s forested trails. Slow down as you search for houses made from tiny natural objects. Take notice of the beautiful and enchanting features of the winter woods.

Did we miss any family winter events? Drop a comment with your favorite!
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