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Labor Day Weekend Come to Atlanta

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Getting involved in some Labor Day celebrations in Atlanta is a fantastic way to round off the summer with a bang. There are all sorts of great activities to enjoy and things to do, all of which will be easily affordable for the whole family. Let's take a look at how your Atlanta Labor Day weekend might pan out.

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This New Year's Eve Do Something Else Besides The Peachdrop

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In Atlanta, there’s no shortage of ways to bring in the bells this New Year’s Eve: From roller skating to snow slides, we’ve discovered a pick-’n-mix of fun things to do in Atlanta this holiday season. Better still, these activities and events are not only child-friendly, they are also either low-cost or free.

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Atlanta Area Santa Sightings

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If you have young children, no Christmas Season is complete without a visit to see Santa Claus!  Growing up, there was only one place to catch that jolly old elf for a short visit and a priceless photograph- the mall.  But with the growing crowds and headaches that accompany a family trip to the mall, who really believes that is the best way to experience that magical tradition?  If you’ve been nodding in agreement, we’ve got great news for you!  We’ve checked in with Old St. Nick and found out where else he’s making plans to drop by to meet good boys and girls when he’s not stuck at one of the overcrowded malls in and around Atlanta.

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Holiday Parades in and around Atlanta

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The holiday season has arrived! With so many fun things to do in Atlanta, it’s time to begin making plans so that your family doesn’t miss the unique memory-making opportunities that come and go so quickly during the hustle and bustle.  Before you get completely engrossed in shopping and making arrangements for visits with relatives, take some time to invest with your own family- for little to no money- see a local Christmas Parade!  There are so many to see around town and each has its own flair to help your family create treasured memories.

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Haunted House & Parades happening in Atlanta

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Are you wondering what is happening in Atlanta this Halloween?

There are haunted trails, doomed domiciles, overrun rail yards and bedeviled buildings waiting to give you an otherworldly thrill you won't soon forget. GOpher Little has the lowdown on all things scary this season so it's time to get going. Don't worry, the gore on these adventures might hurt to look at and the screams might sting your ears but the cost won't break the bank. 

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Atlanta After-Dark: Atlanta, GA Nightlife for Families

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There’s tons for kids to do in Atlanta during the day – from the legendary World of Coca-Cola, to the beautiful Piedmont Park, to the world-famous Georgia Aquarium? But, what about at night? If you want to take your kids out for something fun in Atlanta after the sun goes down, check out the list below. It contains 4 great Atlanta nightlife ideas for families to try out after dark.

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Labor Day Weekend the Best Weekend to Come to Atlanta

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Getting involved in some Labor Day celebrations in Atlanta is a fantastic way to round off the summer with a bang. There are all sorts of great activities to enjoy and things to do, all of which will be easily affordable for the whole family. Let's take a look at how your Atlanta Labor Day weekend might pan out.

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4 Great Family Concerts Happening in Atlanta in 2013

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If you want to get out and hear some great music with your family, you’re in luck; this year, there are some great family concerts happening in Atlanta – most of which will cost you little to nothing! Read below to find out about 4 great upcoming shows.

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5 Sports Attractions within 50 Miles of Atlanta

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Atlanta is an active city.  It’s a lively location full of professional and collegiate sports, parks and trails, and areas that offer numerous activities monthly that can be enjoyed by families on a budget. Luckily, in such a bustling city there are tons of family-friendly sports activities within just 50 miles of downtown.   

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