Downtown Atlanta, Georgia skyline

Holiday Travel in the City with Xpress

During the holiday season, Atlanta is the place to be if you want to experience the true magic of Christmas! The city beams with Christmas lights as people fill the streets spreading their holiday cheer. In such a radiant city, there is always something for the entire family to enjoy, especially during this time of year. Whether you are into ice skating or sightseeing, you will find some holiday fun in the city!

After Xpress takes you home for the Holidays this Friday, be sure to check out what Atlanta has to offer:

Garden Lights, Holiday Lights at Atlanta Botanical Garden

Explore a million lights and beautiful displays in the garden for their annual Christmas light exhibition which will continue until January 7, 2017. Tickets can be purchased here.

Holiday in the Park at Six Flags Over Georgia

If you’re looking for a thrilling holiday experience, visit Georgia’s most famous amusement park which will be decorated for the holiday season. Tickets can be purchased here.

Skate Atlantic Station 2016

For all of the ice-skating lovers, Atlanta’s largest outdoor skating rink is now open and will continue until Valentine’s Day. Tickets can be purchased at the venue. For more info, visit

Festival of the Season at the Georgia Aquarium

To experience an underwater winter wonderland, visit this fun festival and enjoy multiple family-friendly, holiday events from now until January 1, 2017. To explore the different events and purchase tickets, visit

Ice Rink and the Holiday in Lights at Centennial Olympic Park

Atlantic Station isn’t the only place that offers ice skating! Come to the heart of Downtown Atlanta and have some fun at the Centennial Ice Rink while also enjoying the beautiful holiday lights. Tickets for the ice rink can be purchased here.

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at the Center for Puppetry Arts

If you’re into live performances, catch Atlanta’s most talented puppets as they present their very own rendition of this classic television special. Showing times will continue until December 31. Tickets can be purchased here.

If you attend any holiday events in Atlanta this season, tweet us your pics at @XpressGA!

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