Yummy Tummy Cooking Class

Register now for the Yummy Tummy Cooking Class!   Learn what you can cook with pumpkins and apples! This Thanksgiving break Smith-Gilbert Gardens is hosting a class Nov. 24, 2015 from 9 am to 11:30 am. This is a great opportunity for children to gain some hands-on cooking skills just in time for the holidays. Children […]

Polar Express Adventure – Southern Museum

When: Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 Time: 5-9 p.m. Where: Southern Museum in Kennesaw Buy tickets (win tickets below) The Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History is bringing back its popular Polar Express Adventure event this December. The special holiday event is scheduled from 5-9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014. The Polar Express Adventure follows the […]

Atlanta-area Simon Malls Ring in the Holidays with Festive Fun

The most wonderful time of the year is right around the corner! To help families get in the ho-ho-holiday spirit, Atlanta-area Simon malls are hosting a variety of festive activities and special entertainment all November and December long! With Giving Tuesday, Macy’s Great Tree Lighting, Santa’s Arrival celebrations, local choir performances, photos with Santa and more, Lenox […]

Owl O Ween Hot Air Balloon Festival

When: October 25, 2014 / 4-10pm * October 26, 2014 3-9pm * *Ballon Glow starts at 7-10pm Saturday and 6-9pm Sunday Kennesaw State University Stadium Complex 3300 George Busbee Pkwy NW Kennesaw, GA United States 30144 Last weekend in October Number of balloons: 15+ Tickets:  Adults $12 Children 3-12 $5 Family Pack (2 adults, 3 […]

Fall-O-Ween Fest & Outdoor Movie – Kennesaw

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 05:00pm For one night only, Swift-Cantrell Park will be transformed into “Spook-Central Park”. Come dressed in your best Halloween digs and showcase your cool moves during a MONSTER MASH DANCE PARTY from 5:00pm to 7:30pm. Zombie judges will be roaming the dance floor, awarding prizes every half-hour to their favorite costumed participants. […]

Dixie Highway 90-Mile Yard Sale

The 90-mile yard sale is the first weekend in June annually throughout northwest Georgia’s Old Dixie Highway. Based in Cartersville, GA. Information: 770-387-1357. Dixie Highway 90-Mile Yard Sale June 5-7, 2015 Event Website Phone: 770-387-1357 Hosted by Georgia’s Dixie Highway Association, the event is the latest in yard-sale-trail mania. The route covers the 90-mile stretch of […]

Kidgits Lil Chefs Event

Calling all pint-sized chefs! Mall of Georgia, Northlake Mall and Town Center at Cobb are serving up big fun and great fare during their annual Simon Kidgits Club Lil Chefs event! Little foodies and even the pickiest eaters will enjoy a variety of appetizing activities for the whole family, including cooking demonstrations, prize giveaways and […]

Pigs and Peaches Festival – Aug 22-23

2014 Festival Information Hours & Location Friday, August 22 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.Saturday, August 23 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Adams Park 2753 Watts Dr. Kennesaw, GA 30144 www.pigsandpeaches.com Experience the mouth-watering aroma and delicious taste of smoke-cooked barbeque, savor every heavenly bite of sweet peach desserts, and take delight in every moment of fun […]

Backyard Campout – May 17-18

Backyard Campout From Saturday, May 17, 2014 –  05:00pm To Sunday, May 18, 2014 – 09:00am Kennesaw area families don’t have to travel far to get a real feel for camping. On Saturday, May 17, get away from it all at Swift-Cantrell Park. Enjoy camping under the night sky, along with backyard games, field activities, discovery stations, and campfire entertainment featuring […]


2014 KENNESAW/BIG SHANTY FESTIVAL   APRIL 12 & 13, 2014 38th ANNUAL KENNESAW/BIG SHANTY FESTIVAL Come enjoy the 38th annual Kennesaw/Big Shanty Festival April 12 and 13.  The downtown Kennesaw area will be transformed into a giant family-friendly festival. There will be a variety of activities to entertain all ages. While at the Kennesaw/Big Shanty Festival take time to wander […]