Easter 2016 Activities Near Atlanta GA

By Admin | Posted in Community on Wednesday, March 9th, 2016 at 11:33 pm
Easter 2016 Activities Near Atlanta GA

Are you looking for something fun to do this Easter holiday? Well, look no further! We have a selection of fun, educational, and family-friendly happenings that will help you celebrate Easter (or just get out of the house to enjoy the support of the community. Keep reading for our Easter 2016 Activities near Atlanta GA.

Peachtree Road United Methodist Church – Family Lenten Journey

Cute animated chicks playing around a basketFrom 5:30-7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 16, families can experience the entire Easter journey of Jesus from the triumphant entry into Jerusalem, to the Last Supper, to the Garden of Gethsemane, all the way to Calvary and then the Resurrection. This night includes a meal and many powerful prayer and learning experiences. Cost is $9 for adults, $5 for children, or $25 for a family. Reservations are appreciated, but walk-ins are welcome. Learn more and register here.

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Stone Mountain Park – Easter Sunrise Service

Celebrate Easter with a sunrise service at Stone Mountain Park beside thousands of other celebrants. The service is at 7 a.m. Easter morning (March 27) but attendees should arrive early to reach the top of the mountain. Cost is $15 for a one-day park pass, but the service is free. Other fees for the Skyride and optional Adventure Passes may apply. Learn more about this beautiful faith opportunity here.

North East Cobb Community Egg Drop

Rejoice in a huge Egg Drop on Saturday, March 26. People of all ages can enjoy food, fun, games, music, and egg hunts galore. The egg-hunt kick-off with 50,000 eggs dropped from a helicopter onto the Sprayberry High School football field. Proceeds from the event support local community organizations. Learn more here.

Vila Christina – Easter Brunch

From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Easter Sunday March 27, Vila Christina will be featuring an expansive brunch spread and many family-friendly activities like Easter egg hunts, face painting, inflatables, and a visit by the Easter Bunny. Cost is $45 for adults, $25 for children 6-12 and includes all activities and food. Learn more here.

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Atlanta Comedy Theater – Easter Jazz Brunch

Starting at 12:30 p.m. on Easter Sunday, March 27, this brunch will feature elegant food like chicken francese and herb crusted salmon, as well as great jazz music. The event is appropriate for all ages. Cost is $34.95 for general admission and includes brunch and presentation. Learn more here.