09 Mar Marietta Spring Break Activities for Families on a Budget
Looking for ideas to keep the family entertained during Spring Break? To help you plan the perfect spring break in Marietta, we are sharing our insider information! From local parks to thrilling arcades, Marietta has varying options for families on a budget.
No need to travel far to experience rich history. From the Marietta Fire Museum to the William Root House and Gardens, Marietta is full of museums waiting to be explored. The unpredictable rainy spring weather makes for perfect museum days, too. With some museums costing less than $10 and some being free for children, museum hopping is the perfect cost-efficient activity with the bonus of learning something new!
Let the kiddos burn off all their excessive energy at one of the entertainment complexes in Marietta. This is especially great when the sometimes-unexpected spring weather includes days of rain. Experience Marietta’s most unique entertainment destination at Andretti Indoor Karting and Games. Enjoy a massive arcade room and virtual reality at Dave & Buster’s or catch some air at the leading trampoline park in Marietta, Xdrenaline.
Play in the Park
Arrange a play date at one of the local parks in Marietta. Hike to the top of Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield and Park to see beautiful views of the city. After working up an appetite from taking a stroll at Laurel Park, plan to eat at one of the many restaurants in Marietta.
Try a New Restaurant
Come hungry when you visit Marietta! One thing you will notice about the restaurants in Marietta is the incredible variety catering to practically every foodie’s desire. Make it a goal to try one new restaurant during spring break. Satisfy everyone in your crew with a trip to the Marietta Square Market, which features over eighteen eateries. Travel off the Square and you will find Good Kitchen + Market, where the owners believe in the power of good food. Pretend you traveled to Greece with your family and indulge in an authentic Greek meal from It’s Greek to Us.
Shop for Local Treasures
Take time over spring break to explore the local shops in Marietta. From interesting shops to delightful boutiques, antique stores to international brands, Marietta is filled with endless shopping opportunities. Practice retail therapy at The Magnolia Room or better yet, practice your magic skills by browsing the magic tricks section at Eddie’s Trick Shop. Find the perfect toys at Lizards & Lollipopz to keep the kids entertained all break long.
Where to Stay
Marietta is close to all the popular attractions in metro Atlanta and offers outstanding room options at practically any price point. Check out our hotel listings to find your perfect home away from home during spring break.
Make memories in Marietta this spring! Share your moments with us on social media by tagging us and using #VisitMariettaGA. We might feature your shot.