A petting zoo and kids go together like cookies and milk. There is just something about interacting with a fuzzy friend that makes children smile. If you find yourself asking, “Where is a great petting zoo near me?” — we have a great list for you. Some of these animal farms in Georgia you may have heard of, and some may surprise you!
Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park, or Lake Winnie as it is affectionately called, is like a time machine to a simpler, small town America amusement park. A cross between state fair and seaside boardwalk, Lake Winnie offers old favorites and modern rides, and is one of the best family amusement parks in Georgia.
I enjoy Kids Eat Free as much as the next guy, but I’m not a fan of IHOP, Applebee’s, and the like. I want good, local food. I want to support our locally owned and managed restaurants…the mom-and-pop shops that have taken the risk, make delicious food and help our community thrive. So I started looking for Kids Eat Free Atlanta programs among this group of entrepreneurs.
My boys and I wanted to sneak in a little more fun before my oldest started Kindergarten, so we made a trip up to INK Gainesville GA. INK, the Interactive Neighborhood for Kids, is actually a non-profit organization that was created to engage children’s bodies and minds through a warehouse full of interactive exhibits!
Sometimes it rains in Georgia. For days. Ugh. You play in the rain, build forts, read 100 books, and bake enough cookies for the entire neighborhood. What next?? Time for an adventure and indoor activities for kids out of the house. We’ve got 52 ideas for rainy-day (or cold-weather) play around Atlanta. Not enough? Be sure to see our complete list of things to do in Atlanta.
Did you know that America’s largest waterpark has opened a Georgia location? Great Wolf Lodge, GA was announced in mid 2018, located in LaGrange – just about an hour south of Atlanta. Since it opened, we’ve received hundreds of questions about how to navigate the LaGrange location. We always love your questions, so we’ve compiled them all – with answers!