Starbucks - Who couldn't use a good cup of coffee after waking up at the crack of dawn to see what Santa brought? The Starbucks at 10800 Alpharetta Highway (at the corner of Mansell Road) will be open from 6 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. Swing by on your way to Grandma's house. Or call them at 770-552-1390.
Aurora Cineplex - When that afternoon lull hits after the turkey has been consumed, grab some popcorn and head to the theater! Aurora Cineplex at 5100 Commerce Parkway is open and features the new Jack Black movie, "Gulliver's Travels." Call them at 770-518-0977 or purchase tickets online.
The Melting Pot - Didn't quite love that green bean casserole Aunt Marge brought, skip round two and head to the Melting Pot at 1055 Mansell Road. A special holiday menu (apple cider Swiss cheese fondue, anyone?) awaits you and anyone else who managed to sneak out with you! Make your reservations before you arrive by calling 770-518-4100.
Brunswick Bowling Lanes - If you need to burn off some of those calories you've accumulated at all of those holiday parties over the last month, Brunswick Bowling Lanes at 785 Old Roswell Road will be open from 2 p.m.-2 a.m. on Christmas Day. Call them at 770-998-9437.
Waffle House - In the mood for waffles...or hashbrowns, eggs and country-fried steak, for that matter? The Waffle House at 4875 Alabama Road NE, will still be open as usual. They aren't kidding around about that 24-hour, 365 days-a-year thing. Give them at call at 770-592-3984.
Church Services - St. David's Episcopal Church, at 1015 Old Roswell Road, will hold a Christmas day service at 11 a.m. Their phone number is 770-993-1258.