Get a Move on with Trains, Cars and Roller Coasters
Your weekly peek at family best bets for the weekend.
Spring officially arrives this weekend and there's much to be done around town both indoors and out. So turn off the TV, grab the kids and head out for some fun with these family best bets.
When/Where: Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Cobb Galleria Centre.
Why Go: This model train show will feature vendor tables, display layouts, a raffle layout, door prizes, a white elephant table to sell your own used trains and best of all for your children - a kid’s operating layout where they can operate model trains and accessories.
Pricing: Adults $8. Children 12 and under are free.
When/Where: Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Near The Depot, 2828 Cherokee Street, Kennesaw, GA 30144.
Why Go: Dozens of cars, trucks and construction vehicles, including police cars, cement trucks, tractors, backhoes and more, will be available for your children of all ages to learn about, sit in the driver’s seat, honk the horn, and pretend to steer.
When/Where: Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. at 275 Riverside Parkway, Austell, GA 30168.
Why Go: It's the amusement park's 2011 season-opening weekend and Six Flags is joining together with MUST Ministries to help feed metro Atlanta families in need while saving you money in the process.
Pricing: Just bring six or more non-perishable items to the ticket booth and receive a coupon to purchase a one-day admissions pass for $20.11 plus tax.
Have a great weekend good people of Smyrna and Vinings!