Fall is the perfect time to get out and make memories with your family in Atlanta’s Sweet Spot. From corn mazes and hay rides to things that go bump in the night, Cobb County, Georgia, has the seasonal attractions you have been looking forward to all year long. Check out our Six Fall Activities for Family Fun below to start planning your autumn adventures.

fall fun on the farm in Powder Springs

Enjoy the season with family and friends at Still Family Farm, open on the weekends each Fall to showcase a portion of the family’s 128 acres just west of Atlanta. Pick your pumpkin from their patch, take a photo in the zinnia maze, browse through the handmade market, and relax on a hayride as you soak in the autumn vibes.

5682 Macland Road
Powder Springs, GA 30127

Ready for fresh air and fun Fall activities? Sleepy Hallow farm has got your fix. Take a tractor ride around the farm, explore the corn maze, and then pick out your perfect pumpkin from their patch! To get to our pumpkin patch you will need to purchase general admission tickets. Tickets must be purchased online in advance.

628 Sleepy Hollow Road
Powder Springs, GA 30127

During October, Six Flags over Georgia embraces Fall with pumpkins, lights, and fair-inspired eats. Hop on a traditional ride like the Riverview Carousel or the Six Flags railroad before heading to a Halloween-themed show at one of their performance venues. Of course, spooky season isn’t complete without a float through the Monster Mansion. Just be sure to get out before the sun goes down and Fright Fest begins!

275 Riverside Parkway
Austell, GA 30168

During October, museum visitors will experience the Root House as it would have been following a death in the household. Curtains will be drawn, and rooms will be adorned with black crepe and ribbons. In addition, visitors can view 19th-century embalming equipment, mourning jewelry made from human hair, and other curious artifacts related to death and mourning in the Victorian era.

80 N Marietta Parkway NW
Marietta, GA 30060


Two Cobb County cities offer tours exploring the area’s paranormal landmarks. Ghosts of Marietta hosts both walking and bus tours around downtown. Learn stories of the most haunted buildings in Marietta featured on television and the grim details of why they linger. Acworth Ghost Tours are led on foot through downtown on Friday and Saturday nights in October.


The changing of the season brings cooler weather, and with it, the unmistakable urge to get outside and experience the vibrant colors of Fall. From mountain peaks to rocky creeks, we have gathered five of Cobb County’s most scenic hiking spots to soak in Fall foliage, including Cauble Park, Heritage Park, Kennesaw Mountain, Paces Mill, and Sope Creek.

Seeking something scarier? Try Cobb County’s other Fall activities like Folklore Haunted House, Fright Fest after dark, or Escape Woods! You can also get inspired by reading our “8 Spooky Spots to Get in the Halloween Spirit” blog.

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