Free and Cheap Christmas Holiday Fun for Atlanta Families


Don’t break the bank this holiday season—here are our ideas for holiday fun for free or under $5.

Festival of Trees in Acworth

See trees decorated by local families, businesses and organizations to take holiday photos. Dec. 4-Jan. 1.

Olde Town Christmas Party in Conyers

Celebrate the holidays with carriage rides and train rides, visits and photos with Santa, sweet treats, marshmallow-roasting, ice skating and more. Dec. 4.

Snow in Alpharetta

See a flurry of snow, life-sized nutcrackers and winter décor. Dec. 4, 11 and 18.

Holiday Art Walk in Kennesaw

See decorated ornaments, trees, snowflakes and snowmen from individuals and businesses. Dec. 4-28.

Back to Nature Holiday Market at Chattahoochee Nature Center

Shop for unique handmade gifts by local artisans, including eco-friendly candles, bath products, food and more. Dec. 5.

Victorian Holiday at Oakland Cemetery

Explore mausoleums decorated for the holidays, shop the Holiday Green Market and Pop-Up Shop, go on a scavenger hunt, and enjoy photo opportunities. Dec. 5-6.

Merry Little Christmas Experience & Fireworks Show in Lawrenceville

Celebrate the Christmas season with a drive-in movie, greet Santa, see a holiday ice sculpture, hear Christmas music, and watch a drive-in fireworks show. Dec. 12.

Drive-In Chanukah at Ponce City Market

Hosted by Chabad Intown, experience a Chanukah celebration with a menorah lighting, films and dinner. Dec. 13.

Drive-Thru Christmas Pageant at Trinity Presbyterian Church

Watch the Christmas story come to life as children recreate familiar scenes from Bethlehem. Dec. 16.

Holiday Drive-In Movie at Roswell City Hall

See the holiday favorite “Elf” from the comfort of your own vehicle, and purchase holiday refreshments from food trucks. Dec. 19.

Christmas in the Country Celebrations at Southern Belle Farm

Sip on spiced apple cider, treat yourself to homemade cookies, and listen to Christmas carols. On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, Santa comes to visit. Through Dec. 20.

Carriage Rides in Downtown Norcross

Ride through the charming downtown on a horse-drawn carriage and take in holiday lights. Through Dec. 23.

Santa’s Wonderland Bass Pro Shops

Families can make Christmas memories with free pictures with Santa, crafts and activities. Through Dec. 24.

25 Days of Christmas

Join the Atlanta Concert Band for a new piece of holiday music each day on YouTube, Facebook or Twitter. Through Dec. 25.

For more free fun, check out these Christmas parades.

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