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Pirate Day

Pirate Day

Saturday, January 14, 2017, 10am – 2pm

Avast me hearties! Set sail for a swashbuckling adventure at Fernbank’s Pirate Day. You’ll be a landlubber no more when you navigate pirate-themed crafts and games, enjoy a visit from the Atlanta Pirate and Wenches Guild and more. Pirate costumes are encouraged.

Scheduled Activities*

Atlanta Pirates and Wenches Guild
Ahoy mateys! Keep an eye out for special guests from this guild of local pirate enthusiasts.

Parrot Productions
Discover the pirate’s personal sidekick—the parrot! Get up close with over 15 species of live parrots.

Design Your Own Flag Necklace
Pirates are thought to have flown the Jolly Roger when traveling the salty seas. Learn about flags and create one of your own to wear as a necklace.  

Walk the Plank Game
Arrrgh! Only the bravest pirates are up to this test of balance.

Temporary Pirate Tattoos
Because every proper pirate needs a tattoo.

Museum Scavenger Hunt
Thar be treasure awaiting lucky winners that find the correct answers to these Museum-related questions. Visit the Scavenger Hunt Station in the Great Hall to redeem your prize.   

Cost: All Pirate Day activities are included with Museum admission and are free for members.  

Check out more Family Fun at Fernbank.

*Activities are offered in the Great Hall from 10am to 2pm unless otherwise noted and are subject to change without notice.