Summer storms or a winter downpour, Atlanta has so much to do whatever the weather!
Don’t cancel your catch-ups if the weather isn’t on your side! There’s so much to do in Atlanta, and not even torrential rain can get in the way of you and a good time in this city! We’ve decided to round-up all the incredible things to do in the ATL on a rainy day!
1. Art of the Brick Immersive Experience
You can now visit the Atlanta Art Center’s Exhibition Hub for a limited time to experience an art exhibit showcasing 100+ impressive LEGO® sculptures. What’s even more exciting is that this exhibit, which has amazed over 10 million guests worldwide, features 360° projection installations for the first time in the ATL! It’s leaving town on September 4th, so don’t miss out!
Rain makes for the perfect scenery to embark on a trip to Isla Nublar. Once you step through the Jurassic Park gates, you’ll be completely covered from the drizzling, but there’s still a luscious prehistoric jungle that awaits — the perfect experience for a gloomy day. Prepare to unleash your inner paleontologist as you uncover the secrets behind the iconic blockbuster.
Your favorite dinosaurs come to life using a blend of remarkable animatronics, from the towering Brachiosaurus to the little Bumpy from Camp Cretaceous, and Dr. Hammond’s Creation Lab introduces you to adorable baby dinosaurs in their incubator. It’s an experience both thrilling and educational that you do not want to miss.
3. HIGH Museum of Art
The HIGH Museum of Art will turn any dull day into a vibrant one! There are so many incredible exhibitions, With more than eighteen thousand works of art in its permanent collection, the High has an extensive series of anthologies, from nineteenth- and twentieth-century to contemporary, gorgeous photography to some of the best African American art on offer.
The newest attraction on the BeltLine is a day-out to remember. Ground-breaking technology will transport you from Atlanta to spectacular worlds, where you’ll be fully immersed at this unforgettable experience. Illuminarium is also home to one of the hottest new bars in town. Enjoy a cocktail under the sea, up in space, and wherever else Illuminarium transports us, guaranteeing a unique experience with each visit.
5. Brunch in the ATL
Rain on the weekend can sometimes feel like a bummer. But then you remember that it’s time to brunch and everything comes up roses! There are so many incredible bottomless brunches in Atlanta. We suggest trying out Kaleidoscope! They have bottomless mimosas that compliment their killer brunch menu. Or if you like tacos, head to Red Pepper Taqueria for an unbeatable brunch! Check our our full round-up of our favorite bottomless brunches in Atlanta below.
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Check out Coca-Cola’s intimate experience in the birthplace of America’s most iconic beverage. The history, the marketing, everything you’d want to know about the legendary drink. With exhibitions, paraphernalia, and tasty samples, it’s everything you’d imagine and more!
Book your visit to the World of Coca-Cola, here!
Andretti Karting is the new karting and arcade hotspot in the ART. In addition to the high-speed multi-level electric karting track, guests will enjoy over 100 arcade games, two-level laser tag arena, bowling, 7D experience, and more!
8. Georgia Aquarium
Georgia Aquarium is home to hundreds of species and thousands of animals. The aquarium is also home to the largest tank in the United States, holding a whopping 6.3 million gallons of water! There are spectacular exhibitions, including their new Sharks! Predators of the Deep. You certainly don’t want to miss this awesome aquarium in the heart of Atlanta.
9. Dine-in movie
Drive-in movies may be returning in an almighty way, but this dine-in movie experience in Atlanta is untouchable. Add a little luxury to your night at the movies, with Silverspot Cinema, where you can expect a fully curated dining experience featuring a brand-new chef-inspired menu. Their menu has a selection of starters and shareables, entrées, and desserts.
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10. Go to an ATL food hall
It’s food hall mania in the ATL! Head to our iconic Ponce City Market for some sensational bites and booze. However, we reccomend trying out the new “talent-driven” food hall Politan Row. With 11 vendors on-site, you can enjoy everything from freshly made tacos to incredible brunch options, steaming Neapolitan pizzas to mind-blowing burgers. There’s something for everyone!
A mini-golf venue from across the pond opened their first US outpost in Atlanta. Puttshack Atlanta measures at 25,000 square feet with four tech-driven, “highly-competitive” mini-golf courses, powered by Trackaball technology. They have an awesome selection of cocktails available, as well as bar bites, burgers, and more!
12. Indoor Skydiving
Perfect for any thrill seeker, feel the adrenaline of skydiving without jumping out of an airplane. Head to iFLY Atlanta, a premier indoor skydiving facility powered by a state-of-the-art vertical wind tunnel. After a training session, you’ll experience free-fall conditions with the help of an instructor. Click here to reserve your spot!
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