Things To Do In Atlanta, GA

July 8, 2021

Atlanta, GA offers something for everyone. Whether you want an active or leisurely outing, here are 10 things that will appeal to almost every age.

Enjoy Nature

Atlanta Botanical Gardens

With 2 locations in both Atlanta’s Midtown area and Gainesville in NE Atlanta, the Atlanta Botanical Gardens offer gorgeous all year round and seasonal displays!

Take a Hike

Enjoy any of the many happy trails throughout Metro Atlanta and 2 different area state parks.

Image Source: @raulkreitz via @atlantabeltline on Instagram

The Atlanta Beltline

Biking anyone?  The Atlanta Beltline is 22 miles of multi-use trails thru neighborhoods and parks.  Bike and Bus tours are available.

River Activities

Tubing, Rafting, Kayaking, or canoeing opportunities abound at several venues way down yonder on the Chattahoochee

Outdoor Entertainment

Enjoy Music Festivals and Events

Concerts are happening frequently in the park at the Ameris Bank Amphitheater and Chastain Park, as well as smaller venues sprinkled throughout the Georgia area. 

Take me out to the Ball Game

Both the MLB Atlanta Braves and the Single-A division Atlanta Stripers play in the Atlanta Area. Both teams play at great Ballparks with plenty of parking and fun for all.

Drinks & Dining

Chateau Elan in Hoschton Georgia has several restaurants, a world-class Spa and Resort, a Private Golf club, Vineyard, and Winery.

Speaking of Wineries there are 60 wineries throughout Georgia, many a short day trip from Atlanta.  Enjoy fabulous views, food, and of course local wines.  Schedule an available tour or go on your own.

Popular Atlanta Local Activities

Image Source: Pam W. via @zooatl on Instagram

Atlanta Zoo

Get Up close and personal with a variety of animals at the Atlanta Zoo. You can just view the animals or participate in Wild Encounters, interactive mystery hunts, stage presentations, hands-on nature-based art activities for children, and more.

Lake Life

One of the highlights of the Atlanta area is Lake Lanier. You can find boating and other beach and water activities as well as the Water Park Margaritaville, restaurants, and more on gorgeous Lake Lanier just 60 miles NE of Atlanta.

Want more information?  Contact me today!


Get our Free Checklist for Finding the Perfect 55+ Community!

Stay in the loop

Subscribe to our blog for email updates on our latest articles, videos, resources and more or follow along on social media!

Please enter a valid email address.
Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.