Atlanta Summer Festivals You Won't Want to Miss

Make your way to Grant Park for the annual Summer Shade Festival the end of August. Photo courtesy of the festival
Make your way to Grant Park for the annual Summer Shade Festival the end of August. Photo courtesy of the festival

Both kids and adults get hyped for summer festivals in Atlanta. From the yummy food and live music to the bouncy houses and parades, there is something to keep every family member happy at these fun-in-the-sun summer festivals near you. We picked our faves for you to add to your summer calendar. (Sweet spoiler alert: The Atlanta Ice Cream Festival is back!) 

For more ways to stretch your summer fun, check out our Atlanta Summer Activities Guide with ideas for Summer Day Trips from Atlanta, local Swimming Lakes and Beaches for Georgia Families to visit, and our Ultimate Summer Bucket List

Summer Tuesday Movie Nights
Avenue West Cobb - 7:30 PM Pick
Fantastic Fourth Celebration at Stone Mountain
Stone Mountain Park - 9:30 PM Pick
Roswell Summer Puppet Series
Roswell Cultural Arts Center - various times Pick
Waking Wonderland at Illuminarium
Illuminarium - various times Pick
Let's Learn Circuits
Zoom - Online - 9:30 AM
Neighborhood Guides
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