There’s an incredible variety of Atlanta events happening now that you won’t want to miss! From art exhibits and seasonal events to garden displays, live music and local markets, there are plenty of family-friendly activities for all ages.
Our Cobb County communities offer homeowners easy access to metro Atlanta, where they can enjoy the many attractions our beloved city has to offer! The spring and summer seasons provide the perfect opportunity to take advantage of these fun-filled events, so we’ve put together a list of some of the top attractions to visit around metro Atlanta:
Orchid Daze at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens
The Atlanta Botanical Garden is currently holding Orchid Daze, an annual indoor floral exhibit showcasing vibrant orchids and fascinating tropical plants. With one of the largest orchid collections in the world, the Garden offers a gorgeous arrangement of florals that is sure to amaze all nature lovers!
Held in the Garden’s Fuqua Orchid Center, the display boasts more than 2,000 species of orchids that deliver a distinctive floral exhibit unlike any other. The Garden’s exhibit utilizes festoons, aerialists and chandeliers to highlight its orchid variety through unique, eye-catching design.
Orchid Daze is only available until April 11, so make your plans to visit this weekend! If you don’t make it before April 11, you still have time to catch the Atlanta Blooms! experience, happening now through April 30.
Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience
If you want to experience art in a new way, visit Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience, an incredible exhibition that provides a cutting-edge look into the work of Van Gogh. This exhibit allows visitors to explore the artist’s works through 360-degree digital projections, a one-of-a-kind VR experience, and a unique light and sound show.
Inspiring music and captivating color fill the exhibit and allow visitors to fully immerse themselves within this entrancing experience. This is the perfect attraction for a wide audience of all ages and group sizes including individuals, couples or the whole family.
Tickets are selling fast, with availability remaining for July and August only.
Marietta Square Farmer’s Market
For an outdoor activity with an inviting atmosphere, visit the Marietta Square Farmers Market to support the community and find plenty of fresh, locally grown produce! Customers love to browse the amazing variety of produce options available, as well as check out the Market’s unique local crafts and fun activities for the family.
Wonderful for all ages, the Market is a lovely local gem where customers casually visit and shop around for a relaxing outing. With friendly vendors and high-quality goods, the Market provides a pleasant change of pace for those looking for an alternative to the typical grocery store trip to find kitchen necessities.
Open year round every Saturday, the Marietta Square Farmers Market is a quaint, locally-loved attraction that deserves a visit!
It’s always exciting to visit new attractions, and we know our residents will love the convenience of easy access to these and other attractions happening around metro Atlanta!
If you’re searching for a new Cobb County home that offers amazing access to the Atlanta area for enjoyable activities not too far from home, visit our communities page to learn more about where we build and the homes that are currently available.