Looking for free and fun summer activities in Dunwoody? You’re in for a treat! Dunwoody offers a variety of incredible free things to do that will make your summer days truly memorable. Here are eight free things to do in Dunwoody this summer that we are loving right now.


1. Stop by Spruill Gallery


Experience awe-inspiring art at the Spruill Gallery’s 2023 Student and Faculty Juried Exhibition. With free admission, this captivating exhibition is open to the public from Tuesday to Saturday, between 11am and 5pm. Don’t miss the chance to witness this exceptional showcase, as this exhibition will only be available through July 8, 2023. There will be many more free exhibits coming soon.

2. Book it to the Dunwoody Library


Discover engaging activities and free events at the Dunwoody Library all summer long. From free Preschool Storytime and Family Book Club Gatherings that spark discussion to the Ken Scott Magic show that offers lots of comedy and entertainment for kids, there’s something for every interest. Be sure to check their website for event details and registration information to ensure you don’t miss out on exciting experiences.


Dunwoody Library

3. Groovin’ on the Green Concert Series is Underway


Get ready to groove at the Brook Run Park amphitheater with the spectacular Groovin’ on the Green free concert series. Every second Saturday of the month until October 2023, this free event promises an unforgettable evening of music and family fun. The concerts kick off at 6pm and are perfect for all ages. Feel free to bring your own picnics or enjoy the food trucks. Mark your calendars for the 2023 dates:  July 8, August 12, September 9, and October 14.


Groovin on the Green

4. Grab a Blanket for Pics in the Park


Pics in the Park is the perfect way to enjoy a summer evening. Held at Pernoshal Park, this free movie series takes place at dusk and includes complimentary popcorn, candy, and exciting giveaways. Top Job Beverages will be there with additional concessions. Mark your calendars for “Wonder Woman” on July 7 and “Ready Player One” on August 4.


Pics in the Park event


5. Discover Dunwoody’s Trails and Parks


Embrace the warmth of the summer season and immerse yourself in the beauty of nature in Dunwoody. Take over basketball and pickleball courts at Pernoshal Park and embark on a scenic journey along the 2-mile loop trail at Brook Run Park, all for free. Enjoy a delightful picnic in the open areas of Donaldson-Bannister Farm or Homecoming Park. Don’t miss out on the splash pad at Two Bridges Park or the thrilling playground within Dunwoody Nature Center. With Dunwoody’s remarkable parks and trails, an unforgettable summer adventure awaits.


A person walking on the trails at Brook Run Park


6. Explore the Dunwoody Homeowners Association Farmer’s Market


Come spend your Saturday mornings at the Dunwoody Homeowners Association Farmer's Market, a free event from 9am to 12pm. Brook Run Park comes alive with live music and an assortment of vendors offering fresh seasonal produce, baked goods, honey, and so much more. Mark your calendars and come experience incredible local vendors.


7. Hang out on the Lawn at Ashford Lane


Discover The Lawn at Ashford Lane, a greenspace where you can hang out and play games such as cornhole with your family and friends. Situated at the heart of the Perimeter near Hawkers and HobNob Neighborhood Tavern, this space offers the ideal spot to unwind and create memories. Mark your calendars for the upcoming Live on the Lawn event on Saturday, July 22, 2023, from 6pm to 9pm. It will be an incredible evening of music, food, drinks, and making memories. For additional information on this free event, visit their website.

8. View the Dunwoody Murals                  


Embark on a mesmerizing journey through the vibrant world of Dunwoody’s public art and murals. Prepare to be captivated by the incredible artistic talent spread throughout the city in places such as the Dunwoody MARTA station and the Spruill Art Gallery. Don’t miss the opportunity to witness these beautiful masterpieces firsthand.


Dunwoody Marta Mural Flora Chroma Parking Deck Mural of Native Flowers


This summer, immerse yourself in the wonders of Dunwoody’s remarkable free summer activities and create unforgettable memories.

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