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Calendar of Events

In addition to a wide array of permanent and special exhibitions and movies on the 4-story giant screen, Fernbank Museum also hosts a variety of special events and programs, as well as drop-in programs offered on weekends and school holidays.

Nature's Superheroes

Fright Night

Friday, October 26, 2018 7:00 PM

Join us for a screaming good time at Fernbank’s annual adults-only Halloween party!

Fernbank Forest Bird Walk

Saturday, October 27, 2018 9:00 AM

Join an Atlanta Audubon Society volunteer and discover more about the feathered inhabitants of Fernbank Forest, both permanent residents and visitors.

Dinosaur Trick-or-Treat

Saturday, October 27, 2018 10:00 AM

Enjoy a frighteningly-fun Halloween party featuring games, hands-on activities, a kids’ DJ, the Georgia Bubbleman and special treats for kids in costumes.

Ghostly Gatherings

Sunday, October 28, 2018 6:00 PM

Join us Sunday evenings in October for this bewitchingly fun special event series featuring evening hours of the new outdoor experience, Woodland Spirits, as well as musical entertainment and hands-on activities for all ages.

Tadpole Tales

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 11:30 AM

Happy Halloween! Bring your little ghosts and goblins for a special story and activity with a Fernbank educator. In celebration of this spook-tacular holiday, the featured story is Mouse’s First Halloween by Lauren Thompson and Illustrated by Buket Erdogan.

Adventures in Science Day

Saturday, November 3, 2018 10:00 AM

Investigate what it’s like to be a scientist and explore different scientific fields.

Fernbank After Dark: Science of Our Senses

Friday, November 9, 2018 7:00 PM

Fernbank After Dark is a monthly series for ages 21+ featuring fun science activities, exclusive after-hours Museum access, live music, craft beer and cocktails, and giant screen movies.

Forest Therapy Walk

Saturday, November 10, 2018 9:00 AM

Take a walk on the calm side and let the forest be your therapist.

Fernbank Forest Bird Walk

Saturday, December 1, 2018 9:00 AM

Join an Atlanta Audubon Society volunteer and discover more about the feathered inhabitants of Fernbank Forest, both permanent residents and visitors.

Fernbank After Dark: Holiday Party

Friday, December 14, 2018 7:00 PM

Fernbank After Dark is a monthly series for ages 21+ featuring fun science activities, exclusive after-hours Museum access, live music, craft beer and cocktails, and giant screen movies.