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Saturday, August 5

Merry Go Zoo Structures at The High

when: Aug 5, 2017 - Nov 26

where: Midtown, The High Museum at the Carroll Slater Sifly Piazza, 1280 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Ga

cost: Free

ages: All ages

Green Market at Piedmont Park

when: Sat. from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

where: Midtown, Piedmont Park, Piedmont and 12th, Atlanta, Ga

cost: Free

ages: All ages

Cool Dads Rock Soapbox Derby Race

when: Aug 5, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.

where: Old Fourth Ward, Historic Fourth Ward Park, 680 Dallas St. NE, Atlanta, Ga

cost: Free to watch

ages: All ages

Blue Man Group: Making Waves at Children’s Museum of Atlanta

when: Mon.-Fri. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sat. & Sun. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Closed Wed.

where: Downtown, Children's Museum of Atlanta, 275 Centennial Olympic Park Dr NW, Atlanta, Ga

cost: $14.95/ person, babies under 1 are free

ages: Ages 2-8

Trains, Trucks, & Tractors at Southeastern Railway Museum

when: Aug 5, 2017 - Aug 6, 2017 at 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Duluth, Southeastern Railway Museum, 3595 Buford Hwy, Duluth, Ga

cost: $5 per child (ages 2-12), $8 per adult, children under 2 are free

ages: All ages (Rides, crafts, and games available for purchase)

Robin Hood at Serenbe Playhouse

when: Fri. & Sat. at 11 a.m., Sun. at 2 p.m.

where: Serenbe, The Farmer's Market Hideaway at Serenbe, Chattahoochee Hills, Ga

cost: $10/ $15/ $20

ages: All ages

Alpharetta Old Soldiers Day Parade

when: Aug 5, 2017 at 9:15 a.m.

where: Alpharetta City Hall, 2 Park Plaza, Alpharetta, Ga

cost: Free

ages: All ages

Mammoths and Mastodons at Fernbank

when: 10 a.m to 5 p.m. daily; check website for giant movie times

where: Druid Hills, Fernbank Museum of Natural History, 767 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, Ga

cost: Free with admission ($18/ adult, $16/ child, free under 3)

ages: All ages

Free Outdoor Movies in Candler Park

when: Festivities start at dusk; Movie begins at dark

where: Candler Park Pool House, Atlanta, Ga

cost: Free

ages: All ages

Kroger Junior Chef Classes

when: 9-9:30 a.m.

where: Smyrna and Decatur Krogers, 3240 South Cobb Dr Smyrna, GA 30082 and 2875 North Decatur Rd Decatur, GA 30033, Atlanta, Ga

cost: $7

ages: Ages 4-10

Dinosaur Explore at Stone Mountain Park

when: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily

where: Stone Mountain, Stone Mountain Park, 1000 Robert E Lee Blvd. , Atlanta, Ga

cost: $26.95/ person (daily admission price) and $15 parking

ages: All ages

Sonic Sensation at Tellus Science Museum

when: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, Closed major holidays

where: Tellus Science Museum, 100 Tellus Drive, Cartersville, Ga

cost: Adults: $15.95 + tax, Children (3 – 17): $11.95 + tax

ages: All ages

Planetarium Shows at Fernbank Science Center

when: Showtimes vary by day and season; check website for details

where: Druid Hills, Fernbank Science Center, 156 Heaton Park Dr. , Atlanta, Ga

cost: Most shows are free, but check website for specific show info

ages: All ages

Amazon Adventure 3D at Fernbank Museum of Natural History

when: 10 a.m., 12, 2, & 4 p.m. daily

where: Druid Hills, Fernbank Museum of Natural History, 767 Clifton Rd. NE , Atlanta, Ga

cost: $13/ adult, $11/ child, ages 2 & under free

ages: All ages

2017 Coca Cola Summer Film Festival at The Fox

when: Aug 5, 2017

where: Atlanta, The Fox Theatre, 660 West Peachtree Street, Atlanta, Ga

cost: Prices vary; see website for details

ages: All Ages


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