Best of June: 13 Top Things to Do in Atlanta With Kids

Join the Strong4Life Superhero Sprint and be a hero to local kids. Photo courtesy of the event
Join the Strong4Life Superhero Sprint and be a hero to local kids. Photo courtesy of the event

Get ready for summer vacation! Things to do in Atlanta this month include Juneteenth celebrations, Father's Day, and lots of summer festivals.  

Kick off June in Atlanta with the popular Butterfly Festival at Chattahoochee Nature Center, featuring games, food, entertainment and best of all, a butterfly encounter. As June continues, Atlanta residents celebrate Juneteenth National Independence Day with a downtown Parade and Music Festival June 17-19. Since things gets a little toasty in Atlanta this time of year, cool off at our Favorite Atlanta Splash Pads and Spraygrounds and at water-filled events like The Bowl at Sugar Hill's Splash Nights

All summer long we've got you covered with ideas for avoiding the dreaded words, "I'm bored!" Check out our Ultimate Summer Bucket List Ideas with 100 mostly FREE things to do with kids. We've got a full list of our favorite Summer Festivals in Atlanta that you will definitely want to plug into your calendar; try one of these Atlanta Swimming Lakes and Beaches that are all doable in one day; or just chill under the stars at the best Atlanta Outdoor Movie Events This Summer

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Waking Wonderland at Illuminarium
Illuminarium - various times Pick
Let's Learn Circuits
Zoom - Online - 9:30 AM
Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family Exhibit at Fernbank
Fernbank Museum of Natural History - 10:00 AM
Online Guitar Lessons for Kids
Virtual - various times
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides