Local Thanksgiving Events

We published our Holiday Events Listing nice and early for the planners…and those who already have their Pandora Christmas station blasting (you know who you are!), but it’s time to give Thanksgiving some much needed love. Here is a combo post — you’ll get all of the Thanksgiving-specific events happening near us, plus the usual Weekend Fun […]

Weekend Fun, October 9-11

Saturday Special Events Chalktober Fest, Marietta Square, 10am – 5pm, Concert from 7pm – 9pm The 2015 Marietta Chalktoberfest features 45+ professional chalk artists creating patriotic works of art on the streets of historic Marietta Square. Additionally, there will be a craft beer festival, competition chalk section, concerts on the Square and much more on Saturday. […]

Fall Fairs, Fests and Special Events!

There’s something special about the month of October, with the cooler weather, the shift into the “holiday” mentality and the abundance of fairs, fests and chili cook-offs. There’s an overload of family-friendly activities to enjoy between now and Halloween, so get out and enjoy all that our area has to offer! {Trunk or Treat events are […]

Weekend Fun, October 2-4

Friday Cumberland Community Church MOPS Consignment Sale. 110 Sports Ave SE, Smyrna. 9:30 am – 7 pm Cumberland Community Church MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) holds a semi-annual sale each Fall and Spring.  There will be over 200 sellers from all over Atlanta and the space features wide-open spaces for shopping with strollers. There will be high-quality, gently used […]

Weekend Fun, September 25-27

Saturday Special Events Document Shredding, 9am – 12pm, Aline Wolfe Adult Recreation Center, 884 Church Street, Smyrna. Do a little fall cleaning and clear out those old papers at this shredding event sponsored by Keep Smyrna Beautiful. Southern Museum, Museum Day Live, 9:30 – 5pm, Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History, Kennesaw. On Saturday, September 26, as […]

Weekend Fun, September 18 – 20

 Friday Kindermart Consignment Sale. 9:30am – 7pm, Smyrna First United Methodist Church, 1315 Concord Rd SE, Smyrna. (Strollers not allowed Friday morning) Shoppers can save big on children’s clothes, coats, toys, baby gear, strollers, car seats, books and much more. Produced entirely by volunteers, KinderMart takes place twice a year, Spring & Fall and benefits the Smyrna First United […]

Weekend Fun, September 11-13

Friday Fall Atlanta Home Show and Outdoor Living Expo. 10am – 6pm, Cobb Galleria.This is Georgia’s largest fall Home Show featuring kitchens and baths, gutters, shutters, windows, doors, siding, roofing and so much more! The Outdoor Living Expo will feature landscaped gardens, design/build, hardscapes, pavers, firepits, ponds, waterfalls, decking/underdecking, garden tools & equipment, outdoor lighting & […]

Weekend Fun, Labor Day Edition

Friday Tiny Tots at Sparkles in Kennesaw,  10am – 1pm, 1000 McCollum Parkway. Tiny Tots hours are for children 5 and under. Bring your favorite (non motorized) ride-on toy and let them enjoy the rink with other little ones. $5 for admission or $8 with lunch included. There is also a bounce house, giant rainbow parachute […]

Weekend Fun, August 28-30

Friday Due West Treasure Chest Consignment Sale. 9:30am – 6pm. Due West United Methodist Church, 3956 Due West Road, Marietta. Everything for Children Consignment Sale. 9am – 8pm, St. Andrew UMC, 3455 Canton Road, Marietta. This is an all seasons sale, not just fall/winter. We sell only the best quality merchandise. All of our items are tested for lead. We sell infant, […]

Weekend Fun, August 14-16

Friday Lil Blessings Consignment Sale.  9am – 7pm. Kennesaw First Baptist Church. 2958 North Main St., Kennesaw. Saturday, August 15, 9 am – noon (items 1/2 price) Martinis and Music. 5:30-8:30, Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art. Four times a year, people gather at Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art for live music, light refreshments, great art, a cash bar, and a lot […]