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Georgia is exploding with talented theater groups and this is another fine example. If you're planning an extended stay in the Atlanta area, why not come out and see one of their shows? Recent performances by this community theater operation have included Fiddler on the Roof, On Golden Pond, The Little Princess, and Neil Simon's Fools. Performances are held on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. See website for schedule.
The city of Fairburn attracts hordes of tourists every year for its Georgia Renaissance Festival. This art and cultural fair takes place on its fairgrounds which gets transformed into a medieval village complete with its jousting arenas, trinket markets, food carts and souvenir stalls. The fairgrounds during the festival is divided into the Olde Towne, Royal Highlands and Queens Garden. It includes ample parking space, restrooms, ATMs machine and information desks. The grounds are fully accessible, and wheelchairs as well as strollers can be hired here. For more on the facilities as well as directions to the ground, take a look at its details on the festival's website.
A popular place for a family outing, Skate Towne offers hours of skating for young and old alike. Practice the art of balancing on wheels and master some new moves to the sound of hip hop, reggae and R&B. It offers space for private events as well.
A little park located not far from the city center, Welcome All offer exciting recreational facilities. Besides the lush park expanse, that is ideal for family picnics, the park also offers extensive sports facilities including a football field, five baseball fields, a basketball court, tennis courts as well as a general playground. Apart from these, the park also has indoor facilities like a swimming pool, an equipped fitness center as well as a rental space capable of hosting numerous events. Check website for more.
If you love musicals and Broadway shows, then this is one of the best of its kind on the south side of Atlanta. The Legacy is known for their entertaining shows such as the Xanadu, Winter Wonderettes and Tarzan. The brainchild of Bethany and Mark Smith, The Legacy Theater features studios, dance classes, theater workshops and Children's Series.
Tired of watching television on your couch at home? Looking for a fun night out with friends or a significant other? Carmike Cinemas Movies ATL 14 is a great escape from the hustle and bustle of busy Atlanta. With stadium-style seating, all digital sound, you can't go wrong with catching a flick at this movie house. Check website for movie timings and tickets.
Nestled in the heart of the Riverdale Town Center, The Amphitheater is a popular spot for concerts, movie nights and festivals. It is also the home of the South City Concert Series which is held every summer. Featuring a huge stage and offering a wonderful view of the elegant Town Center, this venue can easily seat 1,500 people.
The Georgia International Convention Center is a well-managed multi-purpose facility that hosts business conferences and public exhibitions. It has five spacious halls that are well-lit and centrally air-conditioned. The state-of-the-art center is considered to be one of the largest and prominent business and trader centers in the state.
This magnificent town center opened its doors in 2010 and since then has been a significant part of the city. Spanning across 42,000 square feet (3901.93 square meters), the Riverdale Town Center is a multifaceted facility. Featuring an art room, dance studio, gym, game room and many board rooms, this state-of-the-art building is ideal for business, cultural and leisure events. The Amphitheater, situated at its center is a popular venue for concerts and festivals.
From live concerts to plays and other cultural events, this Wolf Creek Amphitheater offers an eclectic program of performing arts. The fantastic outdoor facility is managed by the county government, and has a seating capacity of 5200. With ample parking space and other facilities like a green room, rehearsal rooms and a Sky box, Wolf Creek Amphitheater is capable of hosting big ticket events.Besides this, the venue is also available for private functions. Check website for more.
The WB Event Center offers four rooms for hosting private events and social gatherings. A popular place for New Year parties, it also offers a huge parking space. WiFi facility is also offered. Call ahead for booking details. The venue is easily accessible to the differently-abled.
While not a plantation in the classic, antebellum sense, this landmark home has witnessed over 100 years of Atlanta history. Built in 1879, the construction made use of over a million bricks, and required almost a year to complete. Fully restored and refurbished, the mansion has been appointed with period antiques and decorated to reflect daily life of a bygone age. Stop by during the week for a tour. This mansion creates a picturesque backdrop for wedding receptions, corporate and social events.