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Winter Wonderland: Celebrations & Tradition at Fernbank Museum, November 17th | Events

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Winter Wonderland: Celebrations & Tradition at Fernbank Museum, November 17th
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Come out to the Fernbank Museum of Natural History and celebrate the holidays with traditions and culture at the Winter Wonderland: Celebrations & Tradition.

Around the World is a new exhibition and programming series offered from November 17, 2010 through January 5, 2011. Featuring trees and other displays decorated by local community partners and Consulate offices, the exhibition will twinkle with lights, glimmer with color, and shine with a variety of cultural ornaments and emblems that recognize the diversity of celebrations, holidays, traditions and events around the world.

Fernbank will feature a variety of other opportunities to celebrate Winter Wonderland: Celebrations & Traditions Around the World, including:

  • Evening Hours*
    Saturday, November 27 and Sundays on November 21, December 12, 19 and 26
    Fridays during Martinis & IMAX® on November 19 and 26 and December 17
    See Winter Wonderland after dark during special extended hours. On weekends, the Museum and exhibitions will be open until 7 p.m., and hot chocolate and cookies will be available for purchase. During Martinis & IMAX® only Winter Wonderland will be open until 11 p.m.  

Cost: Weekend tickets: Included with Museum admission and free for members. Friday tickets: Included with Martinis & IMAX® admission (free for members or $7-$12 for non-members).

  • Winter Wonderland Celebration Weekends
    November 20-21 and December 11-12
    Join Fernbank for special activities, performances, crafts, games and more inspired by the cultural celebrations and traditions of Winter Wonderland.

Cost: Included with Museum admission and free for members.

  • Caroling and Cupcakes: A Winter Wonderland Celebration
    Saturday, December 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
    Enjoy the sounds of the season and holiday delights including performances by the Georgia Boy Choir, ornament-making crafts and a special appearance by “Santa-saurus!”

Cost: Included with Museum admission and free for members.

  • Winter Wonderland Cocktail Party
    Wednesday, December 8 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
    Warm up to the holiday season with a special evening presented in partnership with B98.5 FM’s Vicki Lock and the Morning Show team. Try a special Peppermintini cocktail, enjoy free hors d’oeuvres from Serpas Restaurant, and experience Winter Wonderland after dark.
    Cost: $15 (includes one drink ticket). More details to be announced soon. 

*Events, dates and times are subject to change.

Admission to Winter Wonderland: Celebrations & Traditions Around the World is included with Museum admission at $15 for adults, $14 for students and seniors, $14 for children ages 3 to 12, and free for Museum members and children ages two and younger.  Tickets can be purchased online at fernbankmuseum.org or by phone at 404.929.6400.

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