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Guide To A Long Weekend In Atlanta

Do not waste your next long weekend with the humdrum of regular daily tasks. Try one or two of these fun activities in our guide to a long weekend in Atlanta. Get out and explore your city!

06/21/2014

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How To Celebrate Memorial Day In Atlanta

While the first official day of summer 2014 doesn’t occur until June 21, the season gets underway a little earlier with the advent of Memorial Day on May 26. Some of Atlanta’s most beloved destinations and attractions will play host to a slew of activities throughout the three-day Memorial weekend.

05/09/2014

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Best Places To Go Caroling Near Atlanta

While there’s really nothing wrong with walking the streets and singing some seasonal classics to the entertainment of those who pass by, this talent might be most appreciated at a few of the “carol-centric” organized events around town.

11/29/2013

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Best Weekend Getaways In The Atlanta Area

Explore, swim, hike and take your family and cameras for day or overnight trips throughout Georgia’s destinations of rich vistas and history.

07/13/2013

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Best Summer Vacation Activities In Atlanta

Lucky local residents get to benefit from that large selection of summer “staycation” destinations as they herald the arrival of the season of the sun.

07/12/2013

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Best Railroad Experiences In Atlanta For Kids

When the trackless train at the local mall has lost its appeal, but a romance with the railroad is just blossoming – there are a handful of wonderful ways for Atlanta parents to introduce their kids to this age-old mode of transportation.

06/28/2013

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Best Places For Graduation Parties In Atlanta

Whether graduating from high school and moving on to college or graduating from college and moving on to the real world, there is an abundance of wonderful locales and venues to host a party to honor an up-and-coming grad in Atlanta.

05/03/2013

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Best Atlanta-Area Easter Events For Kids 2013

For Atlanta families on the hunt for something fun to do this Easter weekend, look no further than this list.

03/29/2013

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Best Fall Festivals In The Atlanta Area

This fall season brings the crowds to these popular Atlanta festivals. Both friends and families will enjoy each event.

09/03/2012

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Dekalb County Park “Sneak Peek”

ATLANTA (WAOK) - Come join the sneak peak happening at Wade Walker Park Saturday in Stone Mountain. The sneak peak will happen from 11am to 3pm and it is free. There will be hotdogs, hamburgers, drinks, water, […]

WAOK-AM–07/06/2012

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