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Cherry Blossom Festivals, Easter Egg Hunts, and More Things To Do This Weekend in Atlanta with Kids

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Looking for the best things to do in Atlanta this weekend? Here are some family-friendly events and activities to add to your weekend list! 

It's the first weekend of spring in Atlanta and that means outdoors festivals and blooming cherry blossoms —combine the two by hitting up events like the Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival and the Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival! Both events take place this weekend and feature live music and dedicated children's areas. Easter is only a few weeks away and consider us your go-to source for finding the best Easter Egg Hunts, Photo Ops and Brunches in Atlanta. In fact, the Easter hunts start this weekend with fun events like Alpharetta UMC's Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday and the Illuminated Egg Hunt in Lawrenceville on Saturday night (in the dark)! 

Springtime in Atlanta also makes us think about traveling to nearby family-friendly destinations. Check out our Atlanta Family Travel Guide for inspiration and be sure to take a look at our latest review of Columbia SC. Still need (affordable) travel ideas for spring break? Our list of Cheap Spring Break Travel Ideas has got you covered. Happy Spring! 

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Gymnastics fans head to Gas South Arena to see the best female gymnasts in the SEC compete. Photo by Fereshteh Chapman

Things to Do This Weekend in Atlanta with Kids

Midtown - Final weekend! Through March 25

The Atlanta Science Festival is a two-week celebration of local science and technology taking place March 10-25, 2023 at various locations around Atlanta. Kids explore the world of STEAM with approximately 150 engaging events. Kids and adults alike can dive into a range of topics from coding and astronomy to nature walks and the science of vaccines. The festival culminates in the Exploration Expo (10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 25, Piedmont Park),   read more

Kennesaw - March 23 - April 1

Shoppers find deals on gently used family items at Rhea Lana's spring consignment sale. The event includes everything from children's clothes, shoes, baby equipment, bedding, gently used maternity clothes and more. read more

Northwest Atlanta - March 24 & 25

Those who love Pinterest and even those who just dabble in it will love attending the Georgia Pinners Conference. Visitors can attend the show and peruse the booths of pinners featuring crafts, cooking, photography, party planning, beauty and more. Guests can also purchase tickets to attend hands-on classes taught by the pros.  read more

Brookhaven - March 25 & 26

Celebrate the blooming cherry blossoms at Brookhaven's annual festival. The Cherry Blossom Festival returns to Blackburn Park for the last weekend in March, and features more than 100 artists, as well as kids zone, pet world, a classic car show, delicious food, and more! read more

Lawrenceville - Saturday, March 25

Kids LOL with storyteller, Chetter Galloway, as he entertains audiences with his engaging storytelling with plenty of audience participation.   read more

Conyers - March 25 & 26

The Conyers Cherry Blossom Festival in Conyers features arts and crafts exhibitors, delicious food, cultural performances, live music, and a children's area! read more

Alpharetta - Saturday, March 25

Everyone is invited to this community egg hunt at Brooke Street Park on Saturday, March 25 for Alpharetta UMC's annual Easter egg hunt. The egg hunt is divided by age groups, from babies to third grade. Don't forget your basket!    read more

Decatur - Saturday, March 25

Children get to explore all types of city vehicles like fire trucks, dump trucks, tractors, police cars, motorcycles, and more at this fun, family-oriented event.  read more

Hapeville - Saturday, March 25

Everyone is invited to make a lantern and march in the Butterfly Lantern Parade. Participants should make their butterfly lantern prior to arriving at the event. See the website for ideas. ​ read more

Lawrenceville - Saturday, March 25

Kids hunt for Easter eggs at night at this Easter egg hunt with a twist. Prior to the sun going down, families participate in games and activities. Once it's dark, the hunt is on!  read more

Roswell - Saturday, March 25

Children ages 1-10 hunt for Easter eggs--in the dark with flashlights! Families must register in advance and all children must be accompanied by an adult.  read more

Milton - Sunday, March 26

The Easter Bunny is arriving at Milton’s for brunch, family photos, and an Easter egg hunt on March 19 and March 26. Reserve your photo session after booking brunch reservations. The $40 per family photo fee allows you to receive one high-resolution digital image, with options to purchase additional images. Brunch is $40 per adult and $20 per child, not including the photo session.   read more

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