Holidays in Atlanta, fun activities for the entire family

Holidays in Atlanta, fun activities for the entire family


Atlanta offers a variety of fun and festive activities and events to enjoy with your family during the holiday season. If you are live in or near the city you are going to love this list to help you make your Holidays in Atlanta fun for the entire family.


Holidays at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens

Immerse yourselves in a dazzling display of over 1.5 million lights, twinkling trees, and festive scenes. Stroll through the enchanting pathways, enjoy live entertainment, and savor seasonal treats, all of this can be found visiting the Atlanta Botanical Garden’s Garden Lights. Make sure to check times of operation.

Holiday Express Train, a staple holiday fun for Atlanta families

Embark on a magical journey through the Stone Mountain Park on the Holiday Express Train. Enjoy the captivating scenery, delight in the onboard entertainment, and meet Santa Claus himself. Trips can lasts 25-30 minutes and children under the age of 16 will require adult supervision.

Zoo Atlanta’s “Wild Lights”

During this time of year the Atlanta zoo transformed into a winter wonderland with over 1,000 illuminated animal-themed lanterns. Stroll through the enchanting pathways, admire the dazzling displays, and create unforgettable memories for the entire family.

Fantasy in Lights at Callaway Gardens

If you don’t mind driving a bit, the Callaway Gardens is another fun activity for the entire family and a must see in Atlanta, discover 2,500 acres of Christmas cheer with your family. Step out of your car and into a real-life Winter Wonderland of twinkling lights, oversized ornaments and a forest of perfectly decorated trees that will make your holiday more magical.

Volunteer opportunities

If you want to plan a different and very rewarding experience for your love ones, volunteer at a local charity or organization may be a great opportunity to help Spread the holiday cheer. Help those in need, make a positive impact, and foster a spirit of giving within your family is also a great way to spend the Holidays in Atlanta and it will be fun a rewarding for the entire family.

(Reach out to your local church for locations needing volunteers)

Plan a family a fun Holiday photoshoot

Another great idea of a new tradition is doing a Family photoshoot! get them all looking nice, have fun during your session and then reward yourself with a delicious meal in one of the greatest restaurants the area has offer! you will end up with awesome photos showcasing your family. Click here If you need help booking your session, I’ve love to chat.

I hope you enjoy the Holiday season and cheer that Atlanta has to offer!, To find more Atlanta activities for families, click here

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