The Rock Ranch: “Hats off to Heroes” takes place during the First Fall Family Fun Day on Sept. 27 honoring teachers and home school educators, public servants in law enforcement, fire, EMS and related fields. Public servants in law enforcement, fire, EMS and related fields will receive a free “bounce back” pass (up to four paying guests) with professional service badge or ID. Teachers and Home School Educators will receive a free “bounce back” pass (up to four paying guests) per school ID or proof of homeschool status. Military families are half-off with military ID (this week and every Saturday in the fall). Enjoy the annual corn maze, guest photos with Wizard of Oz characters and more. The event takes place, Saturday, Sept. 27, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., The Rock Ranch, 5020 Barnesville Hwy., The Rock.
“Atlanta Streets Alive”: On Sept. 28, from 2-6 p.m. join the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition when they close a five-mile loop of streets to cars, including N. Highland, Highland, Boulevard and North Avenue. Businesses and organizations along the route are invited to create an activity and join in the fun. The day kicks off with the Great Atlanta Bicycle Parade at 2 p.m. All Atlantans are invited to participate and ride the route, which starts at the intersection of Virginia and N. Highland. Planned activities include:
- Hockey and soccer games on a mini turf field with equipment all hosted by Atlanta ContactPoint and Dragon Goal
- A climbing wall and bike fix-it station by REI
- Music and dance activities such as Zumba and other fitness classes and a capella singing groups
The Fresh Market: Shoppers are invited to Taste Coca-Cola Life at The Fresh Market on Saturday, Sept. 27 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Coca-Cola Life is a reduced-calorie cola sweetened with cane sugar and stevia leaf extract. It has 60 calories per 8-oz. glass bottle and is the newest product for Coca-Cola. Try a taste and get a coupon for $1 off any eight ounce six-pack of Coca-Cola glass bottle products. Participating Fresh Market locations include:
- 3005 Old Alabama Rd.
- 5515 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd.
- 1205 Johnson Ferry Rd.
- 2099 Peachtree Industrial Blvd.
- 4405 Roswell Rd. NE
- 100 N. Peachtree Pkwy
Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live!: Get free admission to more than 1,500 museums nationwide on Saturday, September 27. Tickets are now available online at http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/tickets/.