Apple picking in Ga – especially in the North Georgia Mountains – can’t be beat. Only a short drive from Atlanta, these U-Pick Georgia apple orchards are sure to create memories with your family.
It’s Fall Ya’ll! Looking for the best-of-the-best things to do in Atlanta and all of Georgia this season? The weather is just perfect, the leaves are putting on a show, the holiday season is coming…Here are dozens of my favorite ways to celebrate this time of year in and around Atlanta, and throughout Georgia.
2020 Update: Please note that the information below is unchanged and refers to 2019 because the Ellijay Apple Festival has been cancelled for 2020. Most u-pick…
Looking for the best pumpkin patches in Georgia, especially in the Atlanta Metro. We’ve got a full list for you, sure to make for excellent fall memories.
When the turkey has been carved, the last piece of pie has been eaten and the adults wake up from a nap, what is there to do in Atlanta on Thanksgiving Day? Beyond hitting the mall or other retail stores? The answer is, a lot. So if you’re going a little stir crazy with the family in town, or you just want to get out and work off a few helpings of stuffing, here are some active things to do on Thanksgiving Day in Atlanta.
Here you’ll find elaborate costumes, world-renowned parades, family-friendly events, haunted tours through the French Quarter, historic cemeteries, ghostbusting lessons, and everything in between! Get into the spirit of the season with one of these spooky experiences for a raucous New Orleans Haloween!
In my family, you would be better off trying to skip Christmas dinner than one minute of the Stone Mountain Highland Games. Every October we pilgrimage in our kilts and tartans to our beloved Stone Mountain Park for the annual Highland Games and all the Scottish festivities. This year’s event will be held in October. Over the years, I have seen these games grow into one of largest Scottish heritage events in the United States. Don’t be fooled by the name though; there is so much more than just the traditional Scottish games, as if that were not enough!
One of family favorite activity for fall is visiting many of the corn mazes in Ga. We are very fortunate to live in the city that has several choices of corn mazes and hayrides within a driving distance from Atlanta.
I’m still creeped out by the movie Children of the Corn, but if you like to be scared out in the middle of a corn field, here are five haunted corn mazes near Atlanta.
Visit the Stone Mountain Yellow Daisy Festival to see more than 400 artists and crafters display their works for your appreciation and purchase.
Looking for last minute deals and steals for a memorable Labor Day Weekend Getaway?? Maybe you are ready to escape the city for a bit, touring some of our mountains, beaches or neighboring states. We’ve got a list of nine unique ways to get out of Atlanta for the long weekend.
Fall Festivals in Georgia fill late August, September, October and November.. with events galore. Whether you enjoy time in the city at Chastain or Piedmont Park, or you prefer to head into the mountains and watch the leaves change, we’ve got a festival for you!