Don’t let a rainy day in Atlanta spoil your fun; instead, let the weather inspire you. There are plenty of things to do in Atlanta when it rains, and plenty of places that will reward you for putting on your rain gear and trekking out into the city.
$6 classic cocktails at Ration & Dram (Kirkwood). Ration & Dram recently introduced a new rainy day classics cocktail menu, which is only available on rainy days. Each drink on the menu is $6 and includes classic cocktails like Dark n Stormy, Daiquiri and Horse’s Neck. 130 Arizona Avenue Northeast, Atlanta, Ga. 30307,678-974-8380, www.rationanddram.com
$1 draft beer at Park Tavern (Midtown). When it rains, they pour. Park Tavern offers $1 draft beer on rainy days. Choose from the selection of Park Tavern-brewed beer, including Piedmont Pilsner, Eastside Trail Pale Ale, Olmsted Amber Ale and the PT Seasonal. Park Tavern management determines upon opening each day whether to offer the rainy day deal. Look for the official announcement on Park Tavern’s social media accounts. 500 10th St NE Atlanta, Ga. 30309, (404) 249-0001, www.parktavern.com
Fernbank’s Rainy Day IMAX Special at Fernbank Museum of Natural History (Intown Atlanta). Instead of singing in the rain, head to the Fernbank Museum of Natural History and ask for the “Rainy Day IMAX Offer” to receive a 20 percent discount on IMAX tickets for that day only. Follow the Fernbank on Facebook where they will post the offer when its available or call 404-929-6400 to purchase tickets. Promotion is good through Dec. 31, 2015 and is not available on museum admission or Value Pass tickets. Discount cannot be combined with other offers. 767 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30307, 404-929-6400, www.fernbankmuseum.org
Kids eat free at Vine & Tap (Buckhead). Take the little ones to Vine & Tap when the rain starts to fall. Kids eat free from their new Italian inspired menu, which includes a choice of spaghetti and meatballs or chicken Parmesan. Open for dinner Tuesday through Sunday. 2770 Lenox Rd NE, Atlanta, Ga 30324, (404) 600-5820, www.vineandtapatl.com
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