BEAT THE HEAT

STAYING COOL WITH KIDS IN BUCKHEAD

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The obvious way to escape Georgia’s summer heat is to relax by the pool with a cool drink in your hand. But after a while, the kids get antsy for a little more excitement than just hanging out in the water. When that happens, here are five places to stay cool with kids in Buckhead.

Legoland Discovery Center

Located in the middle […]

REAL PAGE TURNERS

TWO VENUES SHOWCASE THE WORK OF A RENOWNED CHILDREN’S BOOK ARTIST.

More than 80 of the collages that endeared us to the works of author/illustrator Eric Carle will hang on the walls of the High Museum of Art in a new exhibit. More than 80 of the collages that endeared us to the works of author/illustrator Eric Carle will hang on the walls of the […]

BELLES OF THE BALL

PROUD DADS TWIRL THEIR PRECIOUS LITTLE GIRLS AT AN ANNUAL FATHER-DAUGHTER DANCE

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The young ladies, dressed in their finest frocks, are being spun around the dance floor by their handsome partners as a DJ spins a selection of tunes old and new, fast and slow. It’s enough to make you let out a collective “Awwww.” That’s because at this particular party, the couples showing off their best […]

CHILD’S PLAY

TWO KID-CENTRIC ATTRACTIONS REOPEN THEIR DOORS —AND YOUNG MINDS.

When the Center for Puppetry Arts reopens Nov. 14, visitors will be able to view hundreds of artifacts once belonging to legendary puppeteer Jim Henson.

When the Center for Puppetry Arts reopens Nov. 14, visitors will be able to view hundreds of artifacts once belonging to legendary puppeteer Jim Henson.

Keep your weekends free, parents, as […]

MAY THE FORCE BE WITH YOU

STAR WARS INVADES POPULAR BUCKHEAD ATTRACTION

An interactive Star Wars-themed exhibit at the LEGOLAND Discovery Center recalls an epic adventure that took place a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away.

An interactive Star Wars-themed exhibit at the LEGOLAND Discovery Center recalls an epic adventure that took place a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away.

SONGS with your SUPPER

WEEKLY EVENT BRINGS LOCAL BANDS AND TASTY BITES

Local bands entertain the hungry diners sampling the fare at the midweek Brookhaven Food Truck Round-Up.

Local bands entertain the hungry diners sampling the fare at the midweek Brookhaven Food Truck Round-Up.

Making dinner for the family every night can be a drudge. First, everybody wants different things, and then there are all those dirty dishes to clean […]

Musical ROOTS

SPEND HAPPY HOUR SINGING ALONG TO SONGS OF THE SOUTH

Area bands hit the stage in Sandy Springs each month during the annual Rhythm & Brews concert series.

Area bands hit the stage in Sandy Springs each month during the annual Rhythm & Brews concert series.

Pack a cooler, people. It’s time once again for Sandy Springs’ annual Rhythm & Brews concert series. The alfresco performances […]

On your MARK!

NEW 5K CELEBRATES SUPERDADS EVERYWHERE

Honor thy father, and work up a good sweat, during the first annual Father’s Day Superdad 5K.

Honor thy father, and work up a good sweat, during the first annual Father’s Day Superdad 5K.

Has your dad always been your hero? Then lace up your running shoes because it’s time for the first annual Father’s Day Superdad 5K. The event is […]

Plant the seed

“LITTLE SPROUT” TEACHES KIDS TO GARDEN

Toddlers learn about plants and how to grow them at the Atlanta History Center’s Quarry Garden.

Toddlers learn about plants and how to grow them at the Atlanta History Center’s Quarry Garden.

Magic Mondays happen the second Monday of each month at the Atlanta History Center. This month, the “Little Sprout” program will open kids’ eyes to the experience of […]

ARTY PARTY

OUTDOOR SHINDIG OFFERS INSPIRATION FOR CREATIVELY INCLINED KIDDOS

With kids activities and many types of art on display, Artsapalooza is ideal for a multi generational day of fun.

With kids activities and many types of art on display, Artsapalooza is ideal for a multigenerational day of fun.

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What does a festival organized by artists for artists look like? You might envision a cross […]