Ways to Kick Off Your Summer Right

At the beginning of the school year, you can bet that your kid’s teachers will ask them if they did anything fun over the break. What will your kids say? Don’t leave them hanging with the same old basic answer. This is your summer to kick things off right and make some memories! Whether you’re looking for a zipline in Atlanta or quality time on the water, there are plenty of ways you can make a splash this summer.

Take a Vacation

Nothing screams “summer” quite like a vacation. The beginning of the summer is the perfect time to get away with your loved ones for some quality time. So, transfer your calls and turn off your phone; it’s time to make some memories! Get away to Callaway Resort & Gardens and escape the hustle and bustle of your daily lives. Whether you choose to pack your week full of awesome adventures and daring excursions or you plan on taking it easy, a family vacation will set the tone for the rest of the summer.

A Weekend Getaway

Don’t have time for a full-fledged family vacation? That’s okay! There’s nothing wrong with keeping your trip short and sweet. In fact, it’s a great way to pack in a whole bunch of fun within a short period of time. Take a few days off right after the school year ends for your kids and surprise them with a getaway. Give them plenty of activities to choose from and watch as they have a blast and enjoy their time together. While hiking, biking, and golfing may be on the agenda, don’t forget to schedule some downtime for yourself. After all, this should be relaxing for you too!

A Day Trip

An overnight excursion isn’t always possible. But that doesn’t mean you can’t kick the summer off right anyways! Pick a day and clear your schedule. Then, plan to do things that you wouldn’t normally do! Spend the entire day golfing or getting a massage. Maybe explore some gardens or enjoy a book by the pool. If you have kids, let them each pick an activity that you can all do together. No matter how you choose to spend the precious hours of your day, you can bet that it won’t be soon forgotten.

Family Hiking Through the Woods

So, how will you start off your summer? Callaway Resort & Gardens has a few ideas for fun things to do in Georgia. Whether you’re looking to relax or to try something new, there’s a variety of adventures awaiting you. From ziplines to massages, there’s something for everyone to enjoy within the many acres of this luxurious property. It doesn’t matter if you stay a day or a week, your kids will head back to school with dozens of memorable stories when you choose Callaway Resort & Gardens for your start of summer soiree! Learn more about our vacation options by visiting our website.

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Beach & Water Sports

Swimming, water skiing, wakeboarding, and tubing on Robin Lake

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TreeTop Adventure

Climb and zip through the trees on this fun forest course

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Butterfly Center

Meet over 1,000 colorful butterflies face-to-face

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Birds of Prey Shows

Discover the strength, speed, and beauty of these magnificent creatures

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Hiking & Biking Trails

Explore Callaway’s 2,500 acres by foot or by bicycle

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The Gardens

Drink in the beauty of azaleas, hydrangeas, and other woodland wonders

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Fantasy In Lights

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Summer Family Adventure

An authentic Georgia outdoor family getaway like no other

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Dining

Enjoy mouthwatering, chef-prepared cuisine at an array of restaurants

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Balloon Festival

Watch beautiful balloons aglow or enjoy your own tethered balloon ride

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Symphony on the Sand

A night beneath the stars with the Columbus Symphony Orchestra

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Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard

Tournament for the greatest athletes in competitive watersports

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Fishing

Some of the best lake fishing in the southeastern United States

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