Weekend: Dock Dogs, School Bash, Laughing Pizza
Get out and do something locally this weekend.
DockDogs World Championship Wild Card Event
When: July 27-29, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Where: Memorial Lawn of Stone Mountain Park
Who go: It should be lots of fun to watch these agile and eager dogs, who are some of the top-ranked dogs in the sport, compete for a chance to qualify for the DockDogs® World Championship in Dubuque, Iowa, in November. Plus, guests can bring any dog over six months old to register and try dock diving!
Note: The event is free but there is a $10 parking fee to get in the park.
Back to School Bash
When: Saturday, July 28, from 6:30-8 p.m.
Where: Baptist church lawn in the City of Stone Mountain
Why go: Kids can have fun and get some free school supplies while they're at it. Radio Disney is scheduled to be there, too.
Movies on Main, "The Smurfs"
When: Saturday, July 28, 8-10:30 p.m., after the Back to School Bash. Movie begins at sundown.
Where: Baptist Church lawn, Stone Mountain Village (middle of town)
Why go: A free good time with the family.
When: Saturday, July 28, 1 pm, 3 pm & 5 pm; Sunday, July 29, 2 pm, 4 pm, & 6pm
Where: Magnolia Theater, Stone Mountain Park
Why go: If you've got little ones and/or tune into PBS, chances are you've seen the fun family musical group Laughing Pizza. The group is making a special appearance at Stone Mountain Park's "Summer At The Rock." B98.5 FM will broadcast live from SMP on Saturday, July 28th with Kelly Stevens.
Note: The shows are included with the Adventure Pass (see below)
Friday Deals at Stone Mountain Park
When: Each Friday through August 24
Where: Stone Mountain Park
Why go: Kids free: Kids ages 3-11 receive one free All-Attractions Adventure Pass ($22 value) with the purchase of a full price Adult Adventure Pass. Coupon valid for up to 6 people. You must visit the site here to print the coupon, which you'll bring to the main ticket plaza.
Bring a friend free: Mountain Members and Mountain Members PLUS passholders get to bring a guest and receive one free All-Attractions Adventure Pass at no additional cost. You'll have to print the coupon here and bring it to the main ticket plaza with your Mountain Membership ID.