Things to Do in Atlanta at Stone Mountain Park in Summer

School is out, the weather is warm, and summer is the perfect time to get outdoors and find things to do in Atlanta. Whether you’re checking off a summer bucket list, showing friends and family around the city, or simply looking for fun things to do during the break from school, Stone Mountain is a top destination for residents and visitors alike. Stone Mountain Park has a variety of attractions, activities, and entertainment that are perfect for every age, and the Park has more than enough to offer to keep you busy and having fun all summer long.

 

1. Lasershow Spectacular in Mountainvision®

 

Lasershow Spectacular Lasershow Spectacular


This beloved 35-year Atlanta tradition is back for 2021 with fun for the whole family! The fire cannons, special effects, and iconic music make the entire experience fun and memorable for everyone.

New in summer 2021 are our socially distanced family squares on the lawn. You can purchase a square that is perfect for four adults. All squares are spread out for optimal safe viewing, and you’re welcome to purchase as many as you need to accommodate your group size. The staff members at the ticket plaza will confirm your square purchases, and then you’ll be able to select a square on a first come-first served basis.

Lasershow Spectacular shows occur daily around sunset throughout the summer.

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2. Summer at the Rock

 

Summit SkyRide Summit SkyRide


Buy an Attractions Pass*, and get unlimited access to most of Stone Mountain Park’s one-of-a-kind activities! You can choose from a 12-month Mountain Membership, a one-day Attractions Pass, or a one-day Attractions Pass plus Meal Deal. The attractions included in your particular pass may vary, but they may contain some or all of the following:


Please note that some activities are only available as an add-on to attractions passes, and some have age, height, and weight requirements. Learn more about each attraction by clicking on the links above.

*Some attractions are currently closed due to the inability to social distance within these activities. These do not have opening dates yet, but please check back in the future for more information regarding these temporarily closed attractions and exhibits.

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3. Outdoor Challenges

 

Golf Course Golf Course


Enjoying the great outdoors is one of the best parts of Georgia summers. Embrace the sun, grab your gear, and get ready for these one-of-a-kind outdoor activities. You’ll discover new heights when you step up to these challenges, and you’re sure to have a wonderful time whether you take on the great outdoors with friends, family, or solo. Click each link to learn about what’s in store!



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4. Fantastic Fourth Celebration

 



July 1 - 5, 2021
During the first week of July each summer, Stone Mountain Park’s Lasershow Spectacular takes on a new level of patriotism and American pride as we celebrate the Fourth of July. Spend a fun-filled day at the Park’s attractions and stay after dark for a mesmerizing Lasershow and mind-blowing fireworks finale. You won’t want to miss the show voted, “Best Place to Watch Fireworks in Atlanta” by the AJC!

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5. Labor Day Weekend

 



This beloved 35-year Atlanta tradition is back for 2021 with fun for the whole family! The fire cannons, special effects, and iconic music make the entire experience fun and memorable for everyone.

New in summer 2021 are our socially distanced family squares on the lawn. You can purchase a square that is perfect for four adults. All squares are spread out for optimal safe viewing, and you’re welcome to purchase as many as you need to accommodate your group size. The staff members at the ticket plaza will confirm your square purchases, and then you’ll be able to select a square on a first come-first served basis.

Lasershow Spectacular shows occur daily around sunset throughout the summer.

Learn More