A business expo, a candy crawl for the kids, the last Kennesaw Grand Prix for the year, and Acworth’s Classic Car show are on the calendar this week.  See you there!


TUES OCT 26 KENNESAW BUSINESS ASSOCIATION BUSINESS EXPO 4:00 pm til 7:30. Join us On October 26th for 2021 KBA Business Expo! This fun event will take place at the Ben Robertson Community Center 2753 Watts Drive, Kennesaw, GA 30144. The Kennesaw Business Expo is your chance to meet local business owners, enjoy some great food as well as take home some fantastic giveaways! The event is free to the public and begins at 4:00 pm and lasts until 7:30 pm.  Contact Missy Miller of JRM Management with any questions. missy@jrmmanagement.com.

FRI OCT 29 KENNESAW’S DOWNTOWN CANDY CRAWL 4-7 pm Bring your family, your neighbors and your friends. Dress up in your Halloween best and trick or treat at our downtown merchants then stay downtown for an early dinner! Big thanks to Jessica Burnette at The Nest Kennesaw for creating this fun event  and my downtown sisters Glenna Hughes Krongold and Jill Simpson Smith of the Turquoise Otter for rounding up the troops. Sponsored by the Kennesaw Downtown Merchants. It is a fun event for the whole family! Even grandparents!

SAT & SUN OCT 30-31 Glass Show & Sale Sponsored by Peach State Depression Glass Club. Eerie Glowing “Glass & Goblins” at the Cobb Co. Civic Ctr. – Marietta, GA Admission $8.00. Door Prizes, Seminars, Glass ID & Repair! www.psdgc.com.


SAT OCT 30 KENNESAW’S GRAND PRIX GARDEN GALLOP  5K – Oct 30  The Garden Gallop 5K, will take place on Saturday, October 30 in downtown Kennesaw. Included are a one-mile fun run for children starting at 7:30 am with the 5K race beginning at 8 am. Proceeds from the race benefit Smith-Gilbert Gardens Foundation, which supports educational programs and the conservation of the live plant collection at Smith-Gilbert Gardens. Participants are encouraged to come in Halloween costumes; awards will be given for best individual and team costume. All runners enjoy free admission to the Gardens on Race Day from 9 am – to 4 pm with race bib. Registration is open at kennesawgrandprix.com. Registration is also available at the Kennesaw Big Peach Running Company location. Early packet pickup and late registration will be held at Big Peach Running Company on October 29 from 4 – 8 pm. Same-day registration and packet pickup at Kennesaw First Baptist Church opens at 6:30 am.

SAT OCT 30 ACWORTH FALL CLASSIC CAR CRUISE NIGHT On Saturday, October 30, the City of Acworth will host a Classic Car Cruise in their Historic Downtown. The event will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Main Street. The Lake City Cruisers partner with the city and the downtown Acworth merchants to hold these Classic Car Cruises. The event is free to the public. A $5 entry fee is requested for all vehicles in the cruise.  All proceeds go to the Horizon Field, an all-inclusive special needs sports facility in Acworth. For more information call 770-917-1234.