There's always something special happening in Kennesaw. From seasonal celebrations and street festivals to movies in the park, outdoor concerts, and community events; our vibrant city is alive with music, laughter, food and fun. Upcoming events are featured on the calendar below. Click here to view images from recent events in our photo gallery.


Become an event sponsor!
In addition to other forms of traditional advertising, sponsorships allow businesses, large and small, to be associated with the positive benefits of a community event with a wide target demographic. We'll work with you to develop a sponsorship package -- financial and/or in-kind -- that meets your marketing goals and assists the City of Kennesaw in continuing to improve the quality of life for its citizens. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please call (770) 422-9714 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Events Calendar

Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival
Fri Aug 22, 2014 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Adams Park, 2753 Watts Drive, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival
Sat Aug 23, 2014 @10:00AM - 10:00PM
Adams Park, 2753 Watts Drive, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Great Locomotive Chase 5K
Sat Sep 06, 2014 @ 7:30AM -
Downtown Kennesaw
Worldwide Day of Play
Sat Sep 27, 2014 @ 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Swift-Cantrell Park, 3140 Old 41 Highway, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Community Blood Drive
Tue Oct 07, 2014 @ 2:00PM - 07:00PM
Ben Robertson Community Center, 2753 Watts Drive, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Fall-O-Ween Fest & Outdoor Movie (The Goonies)
Sat Oct 11, 2014 @ 5:00PM -
Swift-Cantrell Park, 3140 Old 41 Highway, Kennesaw, GA 30144
Garden Gallop 5K
Sat Nov 01, 2014 @ 7:30AM -
Downtown Kennesaw
Veterans Day Luncheon
Tue Nov 11, 2014 @12:00PM - 02:00PM
Ben Robertson Community Center, 2753 Watts Drive, Kennesaw, GA 30144
A Day with Santa
Sat Dec 06, 2014 @12:00PM -
Downtown Kennesaw / Depot, 2838 Cherokee Street, Kennesaw, GA 30144

Contact Information

Kennesaw Parks & Recreation
2753 Watts Dr.
Kennesaw, GA 30144
Phone: (770) 422-9714
Fax: (678) 460-3373

Doug Taylor, CPRP, CPSI 
Parks & Recreation Director
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Ben Southard
Assistant Director
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David Pies, CPRP
Recreation Division Manager
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Laurel Fleming, CPRP 
Special Events Coordinator
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Kimberly Flores, CPRP 
Fundraising Coordinator
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Lindsey Mullaney, CPRP 
Recreation Programs Coordinator
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Lane Reid, CPRP, CPSI
Operations Manager
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Paul Porter
Parks Supervisor
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Administrative Assistant

Missy Sebree
Office Assistant
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