MOMS GET IN FREE! n Mother’s Day at the Zoo. Zoo Atlanta. Visit on Mother’s Day and moms get in free with the purchase of one full-price adult or child admission. May 12. 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 404-624-9453. Moms, free; adults, $22.99; ages 3-11, $16.99; ages 2 and younger, free. zooatanta.org n Mother’s Day Celebration. Chattahoochee Nature Center. Head to the CNC on Mother’s day and moms get in free. May 12. Noon-5 p.m. 770992-2055. Adults, $10; ages 13-18, $7; ages 3-12, $6; ages 2 and younger, free. chattnaturecenter.org n Mother’s Day Open House. Southern Trilogy Historic House Museums. Barrington Hall, Bulloch Hall and Smith Plantation will be open for free visits on Mother’s Day. Visitors are asked to bring a nonperishable food donation. May 12. 1-4 p.m. 770-641-3727. Free admission. visitroswellga.com n Moms and Mimosas. College Football Hall of Fame. Moms receive free admission with the purchase of a regular-price ticket, plus massages, manicures and mimosas during their visit. May 12. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 404-8804800. Adults, $21.99; ages 3-12, $17.99; ages 3 and younger, free. cfbhall.com n Mother’s Day Weekend. North Georgia Zoo, Cleveland. Moms get in free with paid child admission. Tours explore the lives of “moms” in the animal kingdom. May 10-12. Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 706-348-7279. Adults, $23; children ages 2-11, $21. northgeorgiazoo.com n Second Sundays. High Museum of Art. Everyone receives free admission to the High on the second Sunday in May. Special activities include art-making, story times, and a family tour. May 12. Noon-5 p.m., programs from 1-4 p.m. 404-733-4200. high.org
FESTIVALS TO ENJOY ON MOTHER’S DAY WEEKEND n Sweet Auburn Spring Festival sweetauburn.com n Dunwoody Art Festival splashfestivals.com n Chastain Arts Festival chastainparkartsfestival.com n Georgia Renaissance Festival garenfest.com
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GARDEN TOUR Gardens for Connoisseurs, Atlanta Botanical Garden. Nine beautiful private gardens, in a range of styles and sizes, will be open to visitors. May 11-12. 1345 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta. 404-8765859. Adults, $28 before May 9, $35 on May 10; children ages 11 and younger, free.
ON ATLANTAPARENT.COM: For a list of restaurants offering a special Mother’s Day brunch, read Best Things to do in Atlanta on Mother’s Day.
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