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A Taste of The Big Peach: 7 Fun Things to Do in Atlanta

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Nearly half a million people live in Atlanta, Georgia. Whether you live among them or are simply visiting, you may be looking for something fun to do.

Fortunately, there’s no shortage of fun things to do in Atlanta whether you’re by yourself, with your family, or in a group of friends. There’s also a variety of things that are sure to appeal to people of all interests, ages, and backgrounds.

Keep reading to learn more about some of the best Atlanta attractions for everyone!

Fun Things to Do in Atlanta

1. Catch a Show at the Fox Theatre

If you love live shows or movies, be sure to see what’s showing at the Fox Theatre. This turn-of-the-century theater is not only a stop to music groups of all kinds, but also offers tours when there isn’t something to see.

2. Go to the Drive-In

The Starlight Drive-In Theatre has been open for 70 years and has been enjoyed by millions over the years. They have a double feature every night, so be sure to fill your car with people and head over to see what’s showing.

3. Take a Civil Bike Tour

One of the things Atlanta is known for is for being the center of the Civil Rights Movement in the 1950s.

If you’re interested in learning more about this movement and the impact it had on American history, you can take a tour of the city by bicycle. On the tour, you’ll see Martin Luthor King Jr.’s church and many other famous landmarks.

4. Check Out the Georgia Aquarium

Here is where you can find over 100,000 aquatic animals. It’s a great place to learn while experiencing wildlife up close and personal. Plus, you can download their app to take a self-guided tour so you don’t miss anything.

5. Learn About the History of Coca-Cola

Expanding to the entire soda industry, the History of Coca-Cola is a museum for the thirsty. You can not only learn about your favorite soft drinks but also make your own at their DIY drink fountains.

6. Solve an Escape Room

If you love solving puzzles, consider getting a group of like-minded people together to visit an escape room. Breakout Games has several escape rooms to choose from so you can pick the best one for your group.

7. Visit Piedmont Park

For those who don’t like the idea of being locked in a room to solve puzzles, there’s Piedmont Park. It’s the Central Park of Atlanta and there’s no shortage of open spaces and nature to enjoy while there.

Piedmont Park also hosts several festivals every year.

Looking for More Places to Visit?

Now you have a list of seven fun things to do in Atlanta that are sure to please everyone in your family or group.

If you love traveling and are looking for more places to visit, be sure to check out the rest of our blog. We have a ton of articles to help you find great places to visit and fun things to do while there!

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