Cobb County

Kennesaw’s Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival Aug 25 & 26

Kennesaw’s Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival Aug 25 & 26

Festival fans and music lovers will converge in Kennesaw for two days of barbeque bliss at the City of Kennesaw’s Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival presented by XFINITY on Friday, August 25, 6 – 10 pm and Saturday, August 26, 10 am – 10 pm…

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CONCERT LINE-UP FOR THE 2017 NGSF IN SEPTEMBER

CONCERT LINE-UP FOR THE 2017 NGSF IN SEPTEMBER

The 85th Annual North Georgia State Fair will be held Thursday, Sept. 21, through Sunday, October 1, 2017 with the following times: Monday through Thursday 4 to 11 p.m., Fridays 4 p.m. to midnight, Saturdays 10 a.m., to midnight, and Sundays 12:30 p.m. to 10:00…

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2018 Miss Cobb County, Victoria Hill

2018 Miss Cobb County, Victoria Hill

From a field of fifteen accomplished and talented young women, Victoria Hill was named the  2018 Miss Cobb County in the 60th anniversary pageant at the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre, Cobb County  Civic Center , in Marietta, Aug. 12.   The nineteen-year-old sophomore at Reinhardt University…

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Kennesaw Mountain HS to Broadcast Live Eclipse Show

Kennesaw Mountain HS to Broadcast Live Eclipse Show

Kennesaw Mountain High School to Broadcast Live Eclipse Show with High-Powered Telescope on Monday, August 21 starting at 2:00 pm. While students across the country will tune into NASA’s broadcast coverage of the eclipse Monday, August 21, Cobb County School District (CCSD) students will have the…

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Martinis and Music/Marietta Cobb Art Museum

Martinis and Music/Marietta Cobb Art Museum

FRI AUG 18- MARTINIS & MUSIC 5:30-8:30 pm at Marietta Cobb Art Museum.  Featuring Alex Guthrie and Band (He was the very surprised singer that Jennifer Hudson walked up to and sang with in the American Family Insurance Commercial).  Cash bar, a chance to see…

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North Cobb HS ALUMNI GIVE BACK

North Cobb HS ALUMNI GIVE BACK

North Cobb HS was established in 1958, replacing Acworth High School, and is one of the oldest high schools in Cobb County. Recently several of the older alumni decided to host a reunion spanning several years of high school graduates. (from 1958-1980)  Under the direction…

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METRO MONTAGE OPENING RECEPTION

METRO MONTAGE OPENING RECEPTION

The reception for Metro Montage will be held at the Marietta Cobb Museum of Art on Saturday, July 8th ~ 6:00 – 8:00 pm Metro Montage is the MCMA’s annual juried exhibition featuring all types of genre, medium, style, subject matter, concept and/or technique.  Metro…

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“Sometimes It Takes a Strong Woman” Movie Review

“Sometimes It Takes a Strong Woman” Movie Review

Wonder Woman “Sometimes It Takes a Strong Woman” Rating:  PG-13. Run time:  2hr 21mins. Starring:  Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Connie Nelson, Robin Wright, and Danny Houston. review by Sean Mitchell It has been argued that there is nothing sexier, than a gorgeous woman who knows…

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Something for Everyone the Week of June 12

Something for Everyone the Week of June 12

Sharing a variety of events for our Cobb County community that occur this week, starting June 12, 2017.  There are more events at the beginning of the week – simply scroll down under the Departure concert info.SAT JUNE 17 – DEPARTURE: The Journey Tribute Band…

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SHRINE CIRCUS AND FAIR OPENS THIS WEEKEND -May 20

SHRINE CIRCUS AND FAIR OPENS THIS WEEKEND -May 20

75th ANNUAL YAARAB SHRINE CIRCUS & FAIR 2017 Circus Dates – Saturday, May 20, through Monday, May 29 The largest Shrine Circus and Fair in North America is back for its 75th year in Marietta GA! Packed with more excitement than ever, this year’s Tarzan…

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Cows, Principals Fly at Bullard Elementary

Cows, Principals Fly at Bullard Elementary

Cows, Principals Fly at Bullard Elementary to Raise Funds for S.T.E.A.M. Lab Miniature black and white cows rained down on the Bullard Elementary School field. Students lined the fence and looked to the sky to watch their superhero-caped principals drop Chick-fil-A cows out of a helicopter as…

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Community Events in Acworth, Kennesaw, Marietta: May 1-7

Community Events in Acworth, Kennesaw, Marietta: May 1-7

Get your running shoes on, get out your calendars – ready set go.  There is so many events planned this week that we actually need five Fridays.  Enjoy. MON MAY 1 – FARMERS MARKET & DINNER AT THE DEPOT – downtown Kennesaw.  Hours are 5:30…

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