It’s mid-October when the kids start getting anxious for Halloween to finally arrive. This is especially true when you live in one of our Rockhaven Homes communities in Atlanta. With all the family-friendly Halloween festivities across the city, you’re tasked with deciding which events to attend. From trick or treating opportunities to mystifying musical experiences, there’s plenty of Halloween happenings across Atlanta this October. Here are a few events you should consider attending.
Boo at the Zoo is a family favorite in the Grant Park neighborhood of Atlanta. From October 20 to 27 head to Zoo Atlanta from 9:30am to 3:00pm. At the zoo, kids can sample tasty treats and meet some of their favorite characters. In addition, the entertainment options include a Monster Mash Disco, Costume Parade, and Pumpkin Carving Demo.
The first-ever Fall-O-Ween Fest next to Mercedes-Benz Stadium takes place on October 27 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. There will be a variety of activities for your family to enjoy together. Including, lawn games, a costume contest, a hay maze, and more. Also, the festival will offer food from local vendors and feature a movie screening of Disney’s Coco, scheduled to begin at 7:00pm.
Scarecrows in the Garden is a fun family-friendly event hosted by Atlanta Botanical Garden each year. In fact, head to the Garden now through October 31, 2018 to see the spectacular display. The festive scarecrows are crafted by local businesses, school students, and artists. Besides this, there are other Halloween festivities taking place at Atlanta Botanical Garden include Goblins in the Garden and the Great Pumpkin-Carving Contest.
Halloween at Hogwarts is a musical experience to thrill the Harry Potter fans in your family. This family-friendly Halloween event takes place on Sunday, October 28 at Atlanta Symphony Hall. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume and prepare to hop aboard the Hogwarts Express for a magical musical adventure.
The Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame will open the doors to its Haunted Hall of Fame on October 27 and 28. Make your way to Downtown Atlanta the weekend before Halloween for this fun-filled family event. While here, kids will have the opportunity to take part in a Skillzone challenge, trick or treating, and much more.
Overall, whichever family-friendly Halloween festivities you choose, we hope you enjoy spending quality family time together this Halloween. During your time across Atlanta, make sure to stop by one of our new home communities. Whether you prefer a townhome or single family home, there is a Rockhaven Homes neighborhood for you. Now get out and make some spooky memories! Happy Halloween from all of us at Rockhaven Homes.