Best family attraction in Atlanta | Best of Atlanta

Summertime is here, and family activities are where it's at. This week's Best of Atlanta poll results explore the best family attractions our city has to offer.

What destination topped the list for the most family fun in Atlanta? It's probably no surprise that Six Flags Over Georgia and Six Flags White Water came in first place with thrills for all ages. They've got playtime, for kids and adults alike, down to a science. 

Lanier Islands comes in a cool second, offering an easy and exciting getaway less than an hour from most parts of Atlanta. Whether you are looking for summertime fun in the sun, or magical Christmastime experiences, adventure awaits at this nearby family-friendly retreat. 

For the family that loves a thrill, look no further than Andretti Indoor Karting & Games Coming in at third place for our family attraction poll, this adrenaline-pumping heaven will leave your heart racing in more ways than one. 

Most families need a variety of options to make it through a summer of fun. Be sure to check out our other official nominees -- Georgia Aquarium (Intown), Stone Mountain Park (DeKalb), Children's Museum of Atlanta (Intown) and Zoo Atlanta (Grant Park).

You can also keep it simple by staying cool in the heat with some of metro Atlanta's best family-friendly public pools

In need of a family-inspired road trip? These nearby destinations will bring all of the fun and then some. 

Here are some great ideas on how to have cheap and kid-friendly fun around Atlanta. Read about our other Best of Atlanta winners and nominees here. 

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