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Pirate Day

Saturday, January 22, 2022 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM

Ahoy, me hearties! Now be the time to weigh anchor and set sail on a swashbuckling adventure at Fernbank’s Pirate Day! You’ll be a landlubber no more when you navigate pirate-themed crafts and games, and meet members of the Atlanta Pirate and Wenches Guild. 

Pirate costumes encouraged.

Scheduled Activities*

Atlanta Pirates and Wenches Guild
Shiver me timbers! Scallywags, Seadogs and other special guests “arrrrgh” visiting from this local guild of pirate enthusiasts.

Pirate Name Generator, Great Hall, Lower Level
Don’t be a scallywag! Every pirate needs a proper seafaring moniker—get yours here.

Walk the Plank, Great Hall, Lower Level
Best not “feed the fish!” Only the bravest pirates are up to this test of balance. 

Scalawag Stories, 11:30am, Frances Wood Wilson Foundation Theater, Lower Level
Wee mateys enjoy a story with a Fernbank crew member!

Pirate Hook and Eye Patch Crafts, Star Gallery, Lower Level**
Create your own pirate hook and eye patch! Share your creations with us on social media @FernbankMuseum.

Pirate Hook Ring Toss, Great Hall, Lower Level
Channel your inner buccaneer to collect a bounty by adding up the points scored with each successful toss.

Face coverings are required at all times and at all stations.

Cost: Included with general admission. Members FREE!*

This event is expected to sell out. Get your tickets TODAY! Members and non-members must reserve tickets in advance to guarantee admission. Because we are operating at reduced capacity, when time slots are sold out, we are unable to add additional tickets.

*All activities are subject to change without notice.

**Available while supplies last.