It’s officially the weekend and there are plenty of fun events and activities to enjoy around the state of Georgia. From a Dino Safari adventure to a magical Cosplay Night and comic stand-up, there’s something for everyone this weekend. Here’s a look at some of the best things to do in Georgia from February 17 to February 19.
On Feb. 17, take a walk back in time and get up close and personal with 25+ full-scale, scientifically-accurate animatronic dinosaurs. Dino Safari is located at the North Point Mall and features fossils, interactive games, and cutting-edge research. Tickets start at $15 and all ages are welcome.
Watch A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie perform at The Eastern-GA in Building C on February 17. Boogie Wit Da Hoodie is one of the hottest up-and-coming rap artists.
Laugh away your weekend blues at the Atlanta Comedy Theater with Matt Rife on February 17. Rife has appeared on “Brooklyn Nine-Nine\" and is one of the hottest up-and-coming stand-ups in comedy. Tickets start at $18.
Get your body moving and get your sweet tooth ready at the 9th Annual Kupcakes and Kandy 5K on February 18. Runners of any age can participate in this quick and level race!Tickets start at $28 and all participants receive a cupcake and hot chocolate, plus a bag of chocolate candy.
Enjoy the classic fairytale of Beauty and the Beast brought to life by Atlanta Ballet 2 on February 18. Tickets start at $12 and the show will be held at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre at 8 PM.
Be transported to a magical world at the Witches and Wizards Cosplay Night at Battle and Brew on February 18. Come dressed in your favorite witch or wizard costume inspired by TV, movies, anime, and more, and join us for an evening of magical fun!
Get ready for a night of laughs at the RockSolid Stand Up Comedy Show on February 18. Ages 18+.
Race around and explore Suwanee at the 9th Annual Suwanee Half Marathon and Old Town 5K on February 19. The Half Marathon will start at 7:30 AM in front of City Hall and the 5K will start at 7:45 AM.
Explore the galaxy of beads and jewelry at the Intergalactic Bead and Jewelry Show on February 19. This show will be held at the Gas South Arena and feature a variety of vendors who specialize in unique bead and jewelry pieces.
Support the Georgia Bulldogs Women’s Basketball team as they compete against the Arkansas Razorbacks Women’s Basketball team at Stegeman Coliseum on February 19. The game will begin at 12 PM and tickets start at $5.
Listen to the unique sound of a multidimensional artist at tiLLie’s performance at The Masquerade – Purgatory on February 19. At the age of 19, tiLLie has been recognized as one of the top female musicians in the country.
From dinosaur adventures to stand-up comedy, there’s plenty of options to explore around Georgia this weekend. Take this time to get out and enjoy the best of what the state has to offer.