Weekend Fun, August 7-9

Friday Marietta Square Art Walk. 5pm – 9pm. The 2015 Marietta Square Art Walk (formerly the First Friday Art Walk) takes place in historic Marietta Square on the first Friday of each month from March to November. The Art Walk is a free, self guided tour showcasing local original art. Enjoy late-night shopping, patio dining, fine art […]

Weekend Fun, July 31 – August 2

Friday Tax Free Weekend Begins. Tax exempt items include clothing with a sales price of $100 or less per item, computers and computer software priced $1,000 or less per item and school supplies priced $20 or less per item. Glover Park Concert Series. 8pm, Glover Park. Enjoy music under the stars and be sure to bring a picnic […]

Weekend Fun, July 24 – 26

Friday Movies at the Mable. Gates open at 7:30, movie starts at dusk, Mable House Complex. You can bring your own food or purchase from concessions. Movie: How to Train Your Dragon 2.   Saturday Special Events Cobb County Fishing Rodeo at Lost Mountain Park. 9am – 11am, Powder Springs. Cobb PARKS’ Natural Resource Management unit will […]

Weekend Fun, July 17-19

Friday The Jungle Book. 7pm, gates open at 6:30, Mable House Amphitheater. Presented by The Theatre Project at MHAC, you won’t want to miss this amazing musical presented by summer camp participants. Admission is Free. Smyrna Village Players present Mary Poppins. 7pm, the Fellowship Hall at Smyrna First United Methodist. Proceeds support mission programs at Bethany UMC and […]

July 4th Celebrations

Friday, July 3   City of Kennesaw’s Salute to America, July 3rd event. 6-10pm. Downtown Kennesaw. This free event is a great way to get your weekend started. From the United States Air Force Band of the West’s high-energy Concert Band to the sounds of DEPARTURE, the most respected Journey tribute band in the nation, audiences […]

Weekend Fun, June 12 – 15

Saturday Parenting Workshop: Communicating with your child. 3:30pm, East Marietta Library. Parenting communication educator, Julienne Marks, shares an overview of two parenting programs, “How to Talk So Kids Will Listen and Listen So Kids Will Talk,”™ and “Siblings Without Rivalry,”™ developed by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish. This is a free event, but seats are limited […]

Weekend Fun, Memorial Day Edition

Friday Yaarab Shrine Circus. Jim Miller Park, 2245 Callaway Road, S.W., Marietta. Midway opens at 5, circus parade at 6pm, circus shows at 11am and 7pm.  The world’s largest Shrine Circus lasts for 10 days and feature top circus acts from around the world with daredevil acrobats and entertaining acts. Plus enjoy a carnival midway with […]

Weekend Fun, May 15 – 17

Friday Marietta Greek Festival. 3pm – 11pm. Holy Transfiguration Greek Orthodox Church, 3431 Trickum Road, Marietta. Amazing food, art, demonstrations, entertainment, shopping and kids activities. Tickets are $4 for adults, free for children 12 and under. Yaarab Shrine Circus. Jim Miller Park, 2245 Callaway Road, S.W., Marietta. Midway only on Friday – no shows.  The world’s […]

Weekend Fun, April 18-19

Saturday Special Events Community Recycling Event (part of the Great American CleanUp/Keep Cobb Beautiful). 9am – 1pm. Jim Miller Park & Sprayberry High School. KCB is hosting a Community Recycling event in coordination with the Great American Cleanup. Get rid of those hard to dispose of/recycle items, including electronic recycling (there is a $10 fee for […]

Weekend Fun

Saturday Special Events Taylor-Brawner Park with Art. Noon – 6pm, daily until April 19. Taylor-Brawner House, Smyrna. This complimentary exhibit and show will feature the work of 23 of the region’s most talented painters, weavers, crystal sculptors, wood turners and carvers, and all the pieces on display will be one-of-a-kind originals. Every day a different artist […]