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"Junior Railroad: Model Trains in a Model Garden" exhibit in the Chicago Botanic Gardens, Chicago.

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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Best Places To Watch 4th of July Fireworks In Atlanta

From splashing around in Lake Lanier’s water park and Centennial Olympic Park’s fountains to attending an old-fashioned small town celebration, there’s something for everyone this 4th of July. Atlanta celebrates the 4th of July every year in a big way. In fact, Atlanta has some of the very best fireworks displays in the Southeast. Wherever you choose to celebrate the day, be sure to get there early to find a parking place and a good viewing spot to set up your blanket or chairs. In addition, plan on spending some time in traffic once the fireworks are over. It’s all worth it at the best places to watch 4th of July fireworks in Atlanta.

06/22/2012

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Most Iconic Works Of Art In Atlanta

Atlanta has a vibrant art scene, and many of the city’s most iconic works display both the beautiful and the bittersweet. From urban paintings to statues, these pieces represent Atlanta’s history in all its changing forms.

05/28/2012

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Best Places For Women’s History In Atlanta

March is Women’s History Month and there are tons of great places in Atlanta to see and appreciate some historic moments and lives.

03/12/2012

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Best Indoor Playgrounds in Atlanta

It seems like kids get downright restless when the temperature begins to drop in Atlanta. When your wee ones complain about not being able to play outside, there are some great indoor options to enjoy […]

02/17/2012

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Stone Mountain Park Adds a Water Playground

ATLANTA (WAOK)-Stone Mountain Park announced Wednesday, plans to debut its latest attraction, Geyser Towers, a water playground that’s set to open during spring 2012. Geyser Towers will be located adjacent to the Sky Hike attraction […]

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