You may be winding down your work life and ready to enjoy all the holidays have to offer. Here are some fun things to do over Christmas, New Years and into January 2019. Just click on the title and off you go!
Macy’s at Lenox The Pink Pig is an Atlanta tradition for over 50 years now through January 6, 2019.
Holiday variety show
December 20 – 21, 2018 (8 p.m.)
A Very Merry Holiday stars Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the Whiffenpoofs (an “a cappella” group from Yale), merry songs, and a jitterbugging Santa at Atlanta Symphony Hall.
Football: Peach Bowl
December 29, 2018 (noon)
Watch an exciting college football playoff at this year’s Peach Bowl in Mercedes-Benz Stadium.
Ponce City Market
We’re breaking out our elf ears for the holiday season again and that means it is time to bring back our Tree Elves Holiday Lot at Ponce City Market!
Westside Provisions District
Join Westside Provisions District in celebrating the holiday season with an outdoor movie showing of “Home Alone” on Wednesday, December 19th at 6:30PM. We will have a projector set up on the one-way street near Yeah, Burger!
Tipple + Rose Tea Parlor and Apothecary was conceived and opened in July 2015 by musician Doria Roberts who wanted to create the ultimate urban escape. The eclectic but cozy vintage and antique filled parlor serves over 140 teas and tisanes, afternoon tea, housemade light bites for lunch, a wide array of locally made desserts and Doria’s sweet and savory scones. The shop also was recently ranked third in the US by Travel + Leisure in the April 2018 issue and number one in Atlanta by EATER Atlanta.
Holiday tea with Santa at the St. Regis Atlanta. 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Dec. 14-24. $75 per adult, $52 per child, ages 4 to 12. Free, children 3 and under. 88 W. Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta. 404-563-7797, Ext. 2797
Through 12/30/2018 9:00AM – 7:00PM
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Atlanta
3500 Peachtree Rd. Suite G-1
Atlanta, GA 30326
Holiday lights – Botanical Garden
(Began Nov. 17 through Jan. 6)
Garden Lights, Holiday Nights features high-tech light displays, illuminated attractions, model trains, and restaurants at the 30-acre Atlanta Botanical Garden.
New Year’s Eve – improv
December 31, 2018 (7 p.m.)
Celebrate the new year with “a cavalcade of the best sketches, songs, and improv teams” and a glass of champagne during New Year’s Eve Shizzazzle at Dad’s Garage.
Black & White New Year’s invites adults to wander Georgia Aquarium enjoying live music, cocktails and appetizers. Dec. 31.
Holidays around the world
January 1 – 6, 2019
(begins Nov. 16)
Winter Wonderland celebrates Christmas, Hanukkah, and other holidays with twinkling lights and trees hung with ornaments and cultural objects at Fernbank Museum of Natural History. Closed Nov. 22 & Dec. 25.
January 1, 2019
Resolution Run (5K, one mile, kids’ dash) is New Year’s Day at Piedmont Park. No pets or wheels.
January 10 – 13, 2019
See hundreds of new boats, marine gear, and accessories at the Atlanta Boat Show at Georgia World Congress Center.