As always, Frugal FunMom is here again to fill your week with fun and exciting events for everyone in the family! This week features a night parade, $1 movies, free bowling and more!
SATURDAY, JUNE 5: LANTERN PARADE-TAKE IT TO THE RIVER
Pre-parade activities in the Steel Canyon Golf Club will run from 7-9pm and will feature food, entertainment, and children’s activities. The parade will step off at 9:00 p.m. to make its way down to Morgan Falls Overlook Park where participants will be able to catch a glimpse of some spectacular floating lanterns on the river! See website for purchasing a lantern or to download a template.
Time: 7-9pm pre-parade festivities. 9pm parade
Location: 460 Morgan Falls Road, Sandy Springs
SUNDAY, JUNE 6: COOL CARS MEET
From American muscle to exotic performance. You don’t want to miss this exciting free event!
Location: The Avenue East Cobb, Marietta 30062
For more info: www.facebook.com/groups/exclusiveatlmeet/
MONDAY, JUNE 7: DISCOUNT MOVIES AT THE PICTURE SHOW CINEMA
Kids and parents can see popular movies at an affordable price. Check website for schedule.
Cost: $1 movies on Mondays & Wednesdays
Where: Picture Show Cinema, Merchants Exchange Shopping Center, 4400 Roswell Road, Marietta 30062.
TUESDAY, JUNE 8: PLAY AT COGBURN PARK & ARBORETUM
Cogburn Park is six-acre park with amenities that include a .2-mile concrete walking path, cornhole boards, an arboretum, a Play Me Again piano, Little Free Library, restroom facilities and passive play area. Two small pavilions are available on a first-come, first-serve basis for intimate family picnics and celebrations. The large playground serves youth age 2-5 years and 5-12 years. The arboretum features a collection of seven trees functioning as a living museum that can be used for education, research, and enjoy.
Where: 13040 Cogburn Road, Alpharetta 30004
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9: LET’S GO BOWLING!
Kids Bowl Free is a national program designed by bowling centers to give back to the community. Children registered in the program get to bowl two games for free Monday through Saturday during the summer at their local bowling alley. Get them off the couch, away from the tablet and smartphone and out on the lanes having fun!
When: 10am-5pm (M-F); 10am-Noon (Sat.)
Cost: Free (15 and under); Registration Required
Location: Stars and Strikes, 10010 GA 92, Suite 180, Woodstock 30188
For more info & registration: https://www.starsandstrikes.com/kids-bowl-free/
THURSDAY, JUNE 10: COME BUILD A ROLLER COASTER
Using foam track pieces, tape, and your imagination, design and construct the roller coaster of your dreams, then test it out with marbles. Designed for children who have completed grades K-5.
Location: Switzer Library, 266 Roswell St NE, Marietta, GA 30060
FRIDAY, JUNE 11: OUTDOOR CONCERT IN THE PARK: UPTOWN FUNK WITH OPENING ACT BAILEY INGLE
You won’t want to miss this Bruno Mars tribute band that will have the whole family dancing.
Time: 7:30pm (gates open at 5pm.)
Where: City Springs, City Green Venue, 1 Galambos Way, Sandy Springs
For more info: citysprings.com/events