Musicals, outdoor markets, camp out and model train show — pick and choose from this week’s array of events.
FAMILY BEST BETS OF THE WEEK
Where/When: , 2500 Sandy Plains Road; Saturday from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Why Go: There is something fun for the whole family to enjoy. Held the 3rd Saturday each month with live music, fresh food, and complimentary chair massage from Invigo Day Spa.
Where/When: Friday at 7:30 p.m.
Why Go: This family friendly musical comedy is sure to make everyone laugh. Enjoy the journey as Ugly finds inner beauty.
Price: $10 in advance; $12 at the door. Buy tickets online.
Where/When: Cobb Galleria Centre, 2 Galleria Pkwy, Atlanta; Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Why Go: What kid isn't fascinated by model trains? Many adults collect vintage model trains as a hobby. You'll want to go and meet the model train clubs, see over 250 vendors, displays, and win door prizes. There are train activities for kids. This is a model train lovers paradise and every little boy's dream.
Price: Kids 12 and under - Free; Adults - $8.
Where/When: Near the Depot, 2828 Cherokee Street, Kennesaw. Saturday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. The Depot is located across the street from the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History. Parking is available along Main Street, at the intersection of Main Street and Moon Station Road, behind the Southern Museum (off Shirley Drive), and off Sardis Street (near the intersection of Big Shanty Drive). Cherokee Street, from Main Street to Big Shanty Drive, will be closed during the event.
Why Go: It's about big trucks, loud horns and lots of smiles! What child would not love the opportunity to touch, climb on and learn about their favorite vehicles all in one location and supervised? I know adults that will love this, too! Transportation that will be on display includes police and emergency vehicles, construction trucks and tractors, speciality vehicles for tots and just plain cool cars. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.
Where/When: Hembree Park, 850 Hembree Road, Roswell; Saturday - arrive at 5 p.m.
Why Go: Bring your family and gear. The weather is set to be an 11 on the 11 Alive Whizometer, which means absolutely perfect for camping this weekend.
Price: $38 for a family of four, Roswell Residents; $57 for family of four, non-residents; $3 for each additional person.