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Dunk A Dignitary

Dunk A Dignitary

 “Dunk a Dignitary” at the Big Shanty Barber Shop and support Helping One Guy (HOG) Wednesday, July 3rd @ 5:30 PM, Join us for a Family Friendly Fun Evening by Dunking a Dignitary all to help raise funds for HELPING ONE GUY! RIGHT BEFORE KENNESAW LIGHTS…

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National Square Dance Convention at Cobb Galleria and more

National Square Dance Convention at Cobb Galleria and more

We know that everyone is getting ready to celebrate our Nation’s birthday next week – fireworks, concerts, parties and more are on the calendar.  In the mean time we are sharing some fun events going on this week.  We just had to promote the National…

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“PLAY…In Nature” is Open at Smith-Gilbert Gardens

“PLAY…In Nature” is Open at Smith-Gilbert Gardens

This summer Kennesaw’s Smith-Gilbert Gardens (SGG) will be the place for families to spend time outside, unscheduled, unstructured and unplugged, when “PLAY…In Nature” which opened on June 18. “PLAY… In Nature” is an exhibition of creative, engaging play structures that will inspire families to explore…

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Butterfly House is Back at Smith-Gilbert Gardens

Butterfly House is Back at Smith-Gilbert Gardens

Celebrating 10 years open to the public, Smith-Gilbert Gardens is 16 acres of serene setting with over 4,000 species of plants, several rare in American gardens. United by woodland paths, the Gardens consist of separate groupings with individual elements of fascination.  These include the Bonsai…

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Family Fun Events June 17-June 24

Family Fun Events June 17-June 24

Our community has plenty to choose from this week — the Play in Nature Exhibit opens at Smith Gilbert Gardens on June 18, Celebrate Skate Day at Swift Cantrell’s Kennesaw Skate Park on Friday, June 21 and an adult party for Harry Potter lovers at…

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2019 Yaarab Shrine Circus and Fair Starts May 17

2019 Yaarab Shrine Circus and Fair Starts May 17

Marietta GA. welcomes back the largest Shrine Circus and Fair in North America for its 77th year! Packed with more excitement than ever. The Yaarab Shrine has proudly partnered with Royal Hanneford Circus to provide circus goers with some of the best entertainment under the…

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Big BBQ and Race this Weekend. May 10-11

Big BBQ and Race this Weekend. May 10-11

Let’s all join hands and ask Mother Nature to skip our area with the rain this weekend.  Two fun-filled events to choose from – or do both! SMOKE ON THE LAKE – MAY 10 AND 11 Get ready to start your summer activities a little…

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Up Coming Events Starting May 3

Up Coming Events Starting May 3

On the home stretch to summer – lots of events going on to enjoy with your family, check out this article for events starting May 3. Dont miss your chance to see our new GBI director, Vic Reynolds in on stage! Movie Palace Radio Hour…

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EASTER BREAKFASTS AND HUNTS

EASTER BREAKFASTS AND HUNTS

Easter Breakfasts and Egg Hunts this weekend in Kennesaw and Marietta.  All family fun events. Kennesaw to Host Bunny Breakfast Tickets are now on sale for an “all-you-care-to-eat” Bunny Breakfast on April 20 at the Ben Robertson Community Center, 2753 Watts Drive in Kennesaw. The…

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HOLBROOK ACWORTH RIBBON CUTTING

HOLBROOK ACWORTH RIBBON CUTTING

The public was invited to the ribbon cutting for The Holbrook Cottages on Tuesday April 16, at 11:30 am. Holbrook owners and staff were joined by Mayor Tommy Allegood and City of Acworth staff, along with members of the Acworth Business Association to celebrate the…

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Big Shanty Festival – April 13/14 -downtown Kennesaw, GA

Big Shanty Festival – April 13/14 -downtown Kennesaw, GA

43rd ANNUAL SUPERIOR PLUMBING KENNESAW/BIG SHANTY FESTIVAL Come Enjoy the 43rd annual Superior Plumbing Kennesaw/Big Shanty Festival April 13 and 14 in downtown Kennesaw. This is a giant family-friendly festival, with a variety of activities to entertain all ages. The Superior Plumbing Kennesaw/Big Shanty Festival…

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What’s Happening the week of April 6-April 14

What’s Happening the week of April 6-April 14

A lot’s happening in Acworth, Kennesaw and Marietta.  A week filled with family fun and laughter with a wide variety of events to choose from!  Pick one, two or all! NOW THROUGH APRIL 12 LENT FAMILY FISH DINNERS Every Friday during Lent at Saint Joseph…

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