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There really is a lot to see an do in Atlanta. Living in the metropolitan area you might sometimes forget what all is there in regards to vacation ideas. Now with the much higher cost of travel it might be worth looking into. You can still have a ton of fun and save quite a bit of money in the process too. Keep reading here and you'll get some tips to help you on your Atlanta Staycation planning. You'll get some ideas on things you can do as well as tips on how to save even more money on your staycation. This is all stuff that you can do within a short drive for either a day trip or an overnight trip. Sometimes it is nice to be waited on, even if the place is just a little ways from your home.

The Latest Staycation Ideas

  1. Netherworld
  2. Children’s Museum of Atlanta
  3. College Football Hall of Fame
  4. BODIES The Exhibition Atlanta
  5. Medieval Times Atlanta
  6. Monkey Joe’s
  7. Mountasia
  8. Malibu Grand Prix
  9. High Museum of Art
  10. Fox Theatre

2014 North Georgia Corn Maze

2014 September 27
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One of the top attractions in the fall is the North Georgia Corn Maze, which is located in Cleveland. This year features an even better and more challenging course. In total the corn maze is over seven miles in length. There’s even more attractions there though. After you are done with the course you can also hop on aboard the hayride or just take a moment to watch the cattle, wild deer, turkeys and more. There are several different ticket options available and if you purchase your tickets ahead of time you can save a little extra money.

Get Free or 50% Off Tickets for the North Georgia Corn Maze

Now if you miss out on this ticket deal then don’t worry, there are still a few other ways that you can save a little extra money off the total cost of your admission. For starters, if you are a senior you can automatically save $1 off your admission. Just be sure to mention that you are a senior when you are purchasing your ticket there. Also, there are three different attractions at the North Georgia Corn Maze. You can pay for each individually or you can purchase combo tickets. This is the best way to save money if you do not have a coupon. Purchase the 3 combo ticket and you can save $3 off the total cost of your tickets when compared to the individual costs. There are also group discounts available. You just need to have a group of 15 or more people. At last check you can save $2 per person with the group discount rate. You just need to make your reservation well in advance in order to get the group discount rate.

Finally, you may want to check the daily deal / coupon sites like Groupon, Livingsocial, and Amazon Local where you can save as much as 50% off select ticket options for the North Georgia Corn Maze.

2014 Georgia State Fair Coupons

2014 September 25

The Georgia State Fair is back and this year features an even more impressive lineup of events, shows, and attractions. Highlights include the Coronas Hollywood Circus, Banana Derby, Rhinestone Roper, The Freakshow Deluxe, Masters of Chainsaw, YoYo Contest, Family Magic Show, Mexican Rodeo, Pig Races, a Petting Zoo, and much more. The 2014 Georgia State Fair kicks off Friday, September 26th and continues all the way through Sunday, October 5th. Tickets can be purchased online or at the gate but before you purchase your tickets you may want to check out the tips and suggestions that are outlined below. They should help you to save a little extra money off the total cost of your admission there.

Get up to 46% Off Tickets for the Georgia State Fair

Tips & Coupons

  1. Tickets can be purchased online and if you do then be sure to check for coupon codes. You should notice a coupon code box at the bottom left of the checkout page. Then just click apply and you should see the discount appear to the right.
  2. If you are in the military then be sure to show your military ID when purchase your Georgia State Fair tickets and you can save 50% off the cost of your admission.
  3. If you are a senior then be sure to mention this when purchasing your ticket and you can also save 50% on your admission.
  4. Be sure to follow the Georgia State Fair on Facebook and Twitter for the latest news, updates, and promotions.

Note, you will need to purchase tickets for the rides. The best over-all value is if you purchase the wristband. This gets you unlimited rides for the entire day, from open to close. You can purchase these wristbands ahead of time online as well. For 2014 the cost for the wristband is just $20 per person.

2014 Taste of Atlanta

2014 September 23
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Join everyone for one weekend of incredible food at the Taste of Atlanta. This annual event attracts the best talents in the culinary world from the southeast. This year’s event features more than ninety restaurants from the southeast. The event has been named by Oprah as the “Top Food Festival Worth the Trip” while Creative Loafing calls it the “Best Food Festival or Event” and Jezebel Magazine calls it the “Best Outdoor Festival”. The 2014 Taste of Atlanta event kicks off Friday, October 24th at the Tech Square in Midtown and continues through Sunday, October 26th. Tickets are on sale and can be purchased ahead of time through their website. You can also purchase your tickets there but of course if you want to save money you will need to purchase your tickets ahead of time.

Get up to 50% Off Tickets for the Taste of Atlanta

Now if you miss out on this ticket deal then don’t worry. There are still a few other ways that you can save on your tickets for the Taste of Atlanta. For starters, if you purchase your tickets online you may want to check for promotional codes. You should notice a box at the bottom left of the checkout page. Just enter your coupon here and then click go. You should then see your discount appear to the right. Try the promo code FBTASTE or TWEET to receive $5 off the cost of your ticket. Of course you may also want to follow the Taste of Atlanta of Facebook and Twitter for the latest news, updates, and promotions. They will sometimes post special promo codes for you to use on your ticket purchase. Finally, you may want to check with some of the local deal / coupon sites like ScoutMob where you can save as much as 20% off the cost of your VIP tickets for the Taste of Atlanta.