Free Christmas Activities in Atlanta Ga

With a tight budget and a downed economy, even Atlanta people are looking for some events filled with Christmas cheer that won’t rob the pocketbook. Christmas does not have to be expensive to be fun and family oriented. Take a look at these free Christmas events in Atlanta, Georgia.

December 5, 2009 at 10:30 AM, the Atlanta Children’s Christmas Parade will begin. This annual parade is one of the best in Atlanta. It features award winning marching bands, floats, giant flying helium balloons and of course, Santa Claus! This parade will begin at Peachtree Street near Baker Street, will turn right on Marietta Street and turn left and end on Centennial Olympic Park Drive. There is nothing like an Atlanta parade to boost your holiday spirits!

The Christmas decorations are outstanding at Lenox Square! Wreaths and bows and bells and lights dance off the tinsel and magical displays. Shop and stroll the wonderful lit Centennial Olympic Park in downtown Atlanta.

Smyrna Community Center will host their themed “Coming Home for the Holidays” Christmas Tree Lighting and festivitiesfor the holidays from 6 – 9 PM on November 30, 2009 at the Smyrna Community Center in Smyrna, GA. This event is located at the Smyrna Community Center, 200 Village Green Circle, SE, Smyrna, GA. If you have questions or need additional information, call 770-421-2842.

North Avenue Presbyterian Church will hold a free Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Christmas Concert at 607 Peachtree Street, NE, Atlanta, GA. There is nothing like holiday music for the Christmas season. Bells and instruments light the heart with Christmas and holiday happiness as your ears feel blessed by the sounds of this orchestra. Join the Christmas concert on Wednesday, December 2, 2009 at 11:30 AM.

New to Atlanta, GA this year will be a Holiday Lights and Markets Festival and gathering for 2009. This free event will start on December 11, continue on December 12 and on into December 12, 2009. The festival is based on the European tradition of Advent markets in old town squares. There will be lights and lights and more lights along with sparkling displays, foods, crafts, arts and unique gift items. Come stroll through this wonderland of brillance! Perhaps you will find that perfect gift for someone you love.

Merry Christmas to the Atlanta Metropolitan area and Happy Holidays. May Christmas fill your stocking with something special and heart warming this year.