We are fortunate to live in a city with so family-friendly attractions. February brings us Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus and the Universoul Circus. Children can see the brand new exhibit “Body Carnival” at Imagine It! The Children’s Museum of Atlanta.
Other popular Atlanta Things To Do include the Atlanta Ballet: Dracula at the elegant Cobb Energy Center and the Winter Beer Carnival at Atlantic Station. Don’t forget about the Atlanta Hawks as they battle for playoff position at the Highlight Factory!
Best Things To Do In Atlanta – February 2013
Friday February 1, 2013
Atlanta Comedy: Ron White – cigar-smoking, scotch drinking Grammy Award-nominated comedian. Ron “Tater Salad” White performs at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, visit here for showtimes and tickets.
Saturday February 2, 2013
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks vs. Chicago Bulls – Join the Hawks at the Highlight Factory! Game time is 7:30 p.m. at Philips Arena next to the CNN Center. Visit here for Atlanta Hawks Tickets and Schedule.
Monday February 4, 2013
Wrestling Events: WWE RAW, features top Wrestlemania Superstars including John Cena, CM Punk, Big Show, Kane,The Miz, Sheamus, Ryback and others.
Friday February 8, 2013
Atlanta Theater: Atlanta Ballet Dracula, brilliant performance detailing a story of seduction and surrender. Dracula runs through to the 16th at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre.
Read more: Atlanta Ballet’s Dracula Returns… – Atlanta GA Today.
Ticket Information: Cobb Energy Centre – www.atlantagatoday.com/pmcparland/category/atlanta-blog/venues/cobb-energy-centre/.
Saturday February 9, 2013
Atlanta Beer Festival: Winter Beer Carnival 2013 featuring many fine brews from all over the globe. If you have cabin fever and are looking for
something fun to do this may be it. The annual beer fest takes place 3 p.m. at Atlantic Station in Midtown.
Read More: Winter Beer Carnival 2013 – Atlanta GA Today.
Atlanta Circus: UniverSoul – Atlanta’s famous single ring circus founded in 1994 now spans 32 cities. Fun family attraction has a great blend of music including Motown, Pop. Hip Hop, Latin and R & B. Sharp acts include Chinese aerialists, motorcycle daredevils, stunt basketball, amazing contortionists along with a high wire and tiger act. UniverSoul Circus is located at the Green Lot at Turner Field.
UniverSoul Circus 2013 Schedule
February 9 – 26
For more information please visit the Official Universoul website www.universoulcircus.com.
Kids Activities: Body Carnival: The Science and Fun of Being You explores the physical science of the human body. This brand new exhibit debuts today and runs through May 27, 2013 at Imagine It! The Children’s Museum of Atlanta.
Museum Events: Butterfly Bash, Fernbank Museum celebrates the new IMAX® film Flight of the Butterflies. Guests will enjoy live butterfly encounters, crafts, games and more. The event will include special guests from Monarchs Across Georgia, Callaway Gardens and others.
Wednesday February 13, 2013
Ringling Bros. Circus: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus – the Greatest Show on Earth returns to Atlanta. The biggest circus in the world is back with a brand new show titled “Dragons”. This circus extravaganza is a family-friendly blend of comedy, thrills and entertainment featuring funny clowns, exotic animals, and aerialists.
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Thursday February 14, 2013
Happy Valentines Day from Atlanta Ga Today!
Art Exhibit: Frida & Diego: Passion, Politics and Painting opens Valentines Day at the High Museum of Art. Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera have a unique love story. Passionate and tumultuous, it inspired some of the world’s finest art. You can only see this exhibition of more than 140 works by Mexico’s most famous artists here in Atlanta! Celebrate their romance with live Mexican music, salsa dancing, a couple’s photo booth, Frida impersonators, and access to Frida & Diego.
Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $25 per person, $40 per couple, or just $10 for members. Ticket price includes a glass of champagne. Mexican food and desserts are available for purchase.
Friday February 15, 2013
Dance: Salsa Dance Night, Salsambo Dance Studio comes to Martinis & IMAX®, offering incredible opportunities to enjoy Latin dancing (or appreciating the dance skills of others) with early-evening lessons for those who want a little practice before they heat up the dance floor. Event takes place from 6:30 – 11pm at the Fernbank Museum near Midtown Atlanta.
Read More: Martinis & IMAX® Website – fernbankmuseum.org/experience-imax/martinis-and-imax/.
Saturday February 16, 2013
Monster Jam Atlanta: Advance Auto Parts Monster Jam – an annual Atlanta Event featuring the biggest and baddest Monster Trucks including Grave Digger, Stone Crusher and Maximun Destruction as they race for bragging rights. These Monster Trucks can generate up to 2000 horsepower and can go airborne for 125 feet. The Monster Jam 2011 Truck event begins at 7:30 p.m. at the Georgia Dome across from Philips Arena in downtown Atlanta.
Monster Jam Tickets here.
Cheerleading Events: CheerSports 2013 National Championships features over 900 teams competing in an action packed weekend. Competitive cheerleading and dance Teams from all over the country come to Atlanta to compete for the CheerSports National Championship taking place at the Georgia World Congress Center.
Read More: Official CheerSport Website.
Saturday February 23, 2013
Atlanta Parades: Black History Month Parade celebrates the heritage, culture and legacy of Black Americans in Atlanta and across the world. Parade begins at Noon in the historic Sweet Auburn District and travels to Underground Atlanta.
Read More: Black History Month Parade- Atlanta.
Wednesday February 27, 2013
Atlanta Concerts: Bon Jovi, pop rock band from New Jersey features Jon Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora, Tico Torres and David Bryan. Because We Can Tour comes to Philips Arena at 7:30 p.m. in Downtown Atlanta.
For more information: Official Bon Jovi website – www.bonjovi.com.
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