28 Feb Spring Break in Marietta: Fun for the Whole Family
Spring break is near, and many families are looking for the perfect way to make memories together. Whether you are interested in a full, weeklong vacation or easy, daily outings, Marietta has something to offer. Use this guide to plan your perfect spring break!
Marietta makes it easy to get out and enjoy nature, and spring is the perfect time to do so. Visit one of many city parks or the Mountain to River Trail and get active as a family. Looking for something a little more challenging? Visit Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park and hike together. These fun and challenging trails are appropriate for all ages and will leave you feeling very accomplished! If leisurely outdoor time is what you are after, grab an ice cream at Sarah Jean’s and take in the beauty of Glover Park in the Marietta Square.
Try a New Activity Indoors
Marietta has a wealth of hands-on adventures that your family can do day or night. Let your young ones live out their racing fantasies on the track at Andretti Indoor Karting & Games. Come together as a family to solve a mystery at The Escapery. Play games to your heart’s content at Dave & Busters. Jump at Xdrenaline, watch at Studio Movie Grill, and throw at American Axes (12yo+) to make this spring break an unforgettable one. Help your little ones make lifelong memories with one of these many Marietta activities.
Dive Into History
There is no reason that learning something new together can’t be fun, and Marietta proves it. Experience life as it was in the 1850s at the William Root House Museum & Gardens. Teach your kids the importance of black history at the Old Zion Baptist Church Heritage Museum. See historic fire trucks and memorabilia at the Marietta Fire Museum. Learn about the history of our great city by visiting the Marietta History Center or scheduling a history tour with Tours of Marietta.
Discover New Dining
After you’ve gone on an array of new adventures in Marietta, you’re likely to be hungry! It is a good thing that downtown Marietta alone has 50+ eateries to choose from. Find something for everyone at one of 18 restaurants in the Marietta Square Market. Plan the perfect spring break breakfast at the Red Eyed Mule. Picnic in a park with some delicious subs you picked up at Hoboken Café. Make time for Marietta staples and enjoy lunch at The Big Chicken (KFC) or dinner at the famed Marietta Diner. Even after a full week of meals in Marietta, there will still be new dishes to discover. Check out these 22 dishes we think you MUST try while you are here!
Rest Between the Recreation
Whether you live in Marietta or you’re visiting from afar, Marietta offers a myriad of local lodging that will make your vacation as restful as possible. After you’ve hiked around Marietta, rest your legs in a dreamy room at the Hilton Atlanta/Marietta Hotel & Conference Center. Once you’ve raced at Andretti, take an unhurried drive to the nearby Home2 Suites. Cash in your tickets at Dave & Busters and check into relaxation at the Hampton Inn and Suites. Still looking for a place to stay? You can find a list of options here.
Kids and parents alike can make the best memories in Marietta, GA. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, let Visit Marietta help you plan your perfect Spring Break. Call us at 770-429-1115 or stop by the Marietta Welcome Center for more information.