Check out some of the events happening in and around Atlanta this December! There's something for everyone to enjoy!
Sparkle Sandy Springs Holiday Parade (December 6th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm) - The City of Sandy Springs will continue its annual tradition of a holiday Sparkle Village on the City Green and has reimagined the 2020 Sparkle Parade as a drive-thru experience. Attendees will drive through a winter wonderland complete with snow, music, elves, and even a visit from Santa Claus himself! This festive re-envisioning of the Sparkle Parade will provide an opportunity for the residents of Sandy Springs and surrounding areas to enjoy the event without having to worry about social distancing and crowds.
Atlanta Botanical Garden Lights, Holiday Nights (November-January 16th 5:00 pm-11:00 pm) - The 10th annual holiday extravaganza dazzles the Garden nightly with millions of brilliantly colored new LED lights and displays. Tickets are available online only.
Stone Mountain Christmas (Nov. 14 – Jan. 3) - Each day of Stone Mountain Christmas, you can enjoy park attractions including Summit Skyride, Scenic Railroad, and more! Then, immerse yourself in holiday magic with evenings full of festive music, millions of dazzling lights, spectacular shows, and visits from some of your favorite holiday characters!
The Nutcracker 2020 Experience (December 2-6) - For five nights in December, Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre's surface lot will be transformed into a pop-up drive-in movie theatre, where audiences can enjoy a filmed version of Atlanta Ballet’s newest production of The Nutcracker from the comfort of their own cars.
Avalon on Ice (Nov. 11 – Jan. 18, 10:00 am – 10:00 pm) - Tis’ the season to lace up your skates and glide into the holiday spirit at Avalon on Ice! Our monumental Rockefeller-inspired ice skating rink is back and we can't wait to hit the rink with you. Please note, we are continuing to monitor the COVID-19 situation closely and the well-being of our community is always our top priority.