Weekend Fun, Memorial Day Edition

Friday Yaarab Shrine Circus. Jim Miller Park, 2245 Callaway Road, S.W., Marietta. Midway opens at 5, circus parade at 6pm, circus shows at 11am and 7pm.  The world’s largest Shrine Circus lasts for 10 days and feature top circus acts from around the world with daredevil acrobats and entertaining acts. Plus enjoy a carnival midway with […]

Summer fun for under $10

Summer is here — the kids are home, the days are long, and perhaps the budget is small. Here are some free or inexpensive things to do this summer. Museums/Nature Centers This is not a complete list of area museums, but in the interest of keeping with the theme, these museums offer adult tickets for $10 […]

Taylor-Brawner Park with Art

  The second annual Taylor Brawner Park with Art is kicking off tomorrow night (April 10) with an opening reception from 6 – 9pm. It’s your first chance to mix and mingle with the artists while enjoying light refreshments. The exhibit will then open daily from April 11-April 19, noon-6pm. Each day, a specific artist […]

2015 Easter Eggcitement

My sincerest apologies for that title. If you know of other egg hunts that are open to the public, please comment here with details! Easter Egg Hunts   SATURDAY, MARCH 21 Delmar Gardens Easter Egg Hunt. 1pm – 3pm, Delmar Gardens, Smyrna. This event is open to the public.   FRIDAY, MARCH 27 Acworth Easter […]

Weekend Fun, March 6-8

So many consignment sales this weekend! Check here for our full listing, including many later in the month in case you can’t shop this weekend…or just can’t get enough! Friday All 4 Kids Consignment Sale West Cobb. Jim Miller Park, 2245 Callaway Rd., Marietta, 9 am – 6 pm. Over 600 sellers. Bargains galore on clothes, toys, […]

Moms In Training

  I was recently contacted by Allison Shaughnessy with the Georgia Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society about a new program that they’re launching called Moms in Training. I love the concept and wanted to share it with our Smyrna Parent readers, but there’s more info here than I can fit in a Facebook […]

Weekend Fun, February 6-8

Saturday Home Depot Kids’ Workshop. 9am – 12pm. All Home Depot locations. This month’s activity: Build a heart box for Valentine’s Day. These workshops are designed for children 5 – 12. In addition to their craft, they will receive a free apron, pin and certificate while supplies last. All materials available on a first come, first […]

Weekend Fun, January 30 – February 1

Friday Episcopal Church of St. Peter & St. Paul Kid’s Consignment Sale. 9am – 4pm. 1795 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta. Children’s clothing, toys, books, infant gear and more. Saturday Michaels Kids’ Club. 10am, 10:30, 11, 11:30. All Michaels locations. Episcopal Church of St. Peter & St. Paul Kid’s Consignment Sale. 9am – noon. 1795 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta. ALL items […]

Atlanta Ballet Presents: Snow White

If you have a budding ballerina on your hands, or if you want to start exposing your child to theater and ballet, but are worried about their attention spans, the Atlanta Ballet Fellowship Ensemble’s Snow White is ideal for children under 12. This annual production is coming to the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre on February 14 […]

Marvel Universe LIVE! Recap

I took my 4 year old son to see Marvel Universe Live at Phillips Arena in Atlanta, GA on Sunday 21-Dec. He loves all things Marvel, so he was super excited. From the moment we entered the doors, you could see all of the booths set up with Marvel items from Thor’s Hammer and Captain […]