150+ Fun Things to Do in Atlanta GA

Whether you’ve got a few hours or days, Atlanta has a wealth of fun things to do for families, business pros or singles. Our list of fun things to do in Atlanta, Georgia highlights the best of the best! When you’re done, don’t forget to check out the other awesome places to see in Georgia!

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Walk, run or bike on the Atlanta Beltline
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Shop ’til you drop as you walk around Atlantic Station
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Get your high-end shopping fix at the Buckhead shopping area
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Feel like an Olympian at Atlanta’s Centennial Olympic Park
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Get your SK8 on at the Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark
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Pay homage to greats like Bobby Jones, Maynard Jackson, and Margaret Mitchell at the Oakland Cemetary
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Spend an afternoon reading a book in Piedmont Park
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Attend a touching service at Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta
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Bike on the Eastside Trail
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Walk around the Emory University campus
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Go window shopping at Lenox Square
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See the cool shops in Virginia-Highland
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View the Eternal Flame at King Center
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Learn about the history of money at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Tour
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Say a little prayer at the Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
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Discover the weird and wonderful at Junkman’s Daughter
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Go people watching at Phipps Plaza
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Check out the graffiti in Little Five Points
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Largest Mother’s Day Weekend Festival in the Southeast
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Have a picnic in Grant Park
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Take a tour of Georgia Capitol Museum
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Watch a ping pong tournament at Sister Louisa’s
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Check out the old Victorian homes in Inman Park
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See Gothic architecture at Westview Cemetery
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See the best costumes at the Dragon Con parade
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Visit the Georgia Tech campus
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Check out what’s happening at AmericasMart
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Have a blast at Candler Park’s Music and Food Festival
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Check out the shops at Underground Atlanta
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Recall an iconic scene from the Walking Dead while standing on the Jackson Street Bridge
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Take a picture of the Atlanta Georgia Temple
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Meditate at the Hindu Temple of Atlanta
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Go jogging in Freedom Park
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Listen to the choir at the Hebrew Temple
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Spot Buzz at Tech Square
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See the Bank of America Plaza up close
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Be entertained while watching the Fountain of Rings show
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Find Atlanta’s very own Flatiron Building
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Locate Atlanta’s Great Fish
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See interesting art pieces in Folk Art Park
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View the current exhibits at Atlanta Contemporary Art Center
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Have a quick jog in Lullwater Park
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fun things to do in Atlanta

With so many incredible things to do in Atlanta, it’s hard to think we’ve come even close to covering them all. That’s why we encourage our readers to send us suggestions if we missed some of your favorites!