Events Calendar

Hero Run 5K @ Downtown Kennesaw
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am
Register online at www.active.com, or in person at Big Peach Running Co. – Kennesaw. Race day registration opens at 6:30 a.m.; the 5K race begins at 8 a.m.
Program Palooza @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
City slickers and cowpokes alike are invited to saddle up for a fun-filled, western-themed open house party. Meet Kennesaw Parks & Recreation program instructors, observe and participate in live demonstrations, … Continue reading
Outdoor Movie – Zootopia @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm
Outdoor Movie – Zootopia @ Swift-Cantrell Park | Kennesaw | Georgia | United States
It doesn’t get much better than FREE, family-friendly movies in the park! Walt Disney Pictures’ Zootopia (rated PG) will be projected onto a giant inflatable screen after sundown. Arrive at 6 … Continue reading
Backyard Campout @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 24 @ 9:00 am
Enjoy camping under the night sky, along with backyard games, field activities, discovery stations and campfire entertainment featuring professional storytelling, stargazing and s’mores. The registration fee is $20 for a … Continue reading
Great Locomotive Chase 5K @ Downtown Kennesaw
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am
Register online at www.active.com, or in person at Big Peach Running Co. – Kennesaw. Race day registration opens at 6:30 a.m.; the 5K race begins at 8 a.m.
Garden Gallop 5K @ Downtown Kennesaw
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am
Register online at www.active.com, or in person at Big Peach Running Co. – Kennesaw. Race day registration opens at 6:30 a.m.; the 5K race begins at 8 a.m.

Aug
5
Sat
Hero Run 5K @ Downtown Kennesaw
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am

Register online at www.active.com, or in person at Big Peach Running Co. – Kennesaw. Race day registration opens at 6:30 a.m.; the 5K race begins at 8 a.m.

Aug
12
Sat
Program Palooza @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

City slickers and cowpokes alike are invited to saddle up for a fun-filled, western-themed open house party. Meet Kennesaw Parks & Recreation program instructors, observe and participate in live demonstrations, and learn all about dozens of new and exciting recreation activities that will be offered this fall—from sports, dance and fitness programs to arts & crafts and adult enrichment classes. Attendees are encouraged to dress in western attire and try their hand at a variety of FREE activities such as cattle roping, gold panning, and a kid-friendly shooting gallery. Refreshments will be available from the chuck wagon and watering hole (while supplies last). A discount will be offered for registration accepted on-site during the event.

Sep
9
Sat
Outdoor Movie – Zootopia @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Sep 9 @ 6:00 pm

It doesn’t get much better than FREE, family-friendly movies in the park! Walt Disney Pictures’ Zootopia (rated PG) will be projected onto a giant inflatable screen after sundown.

Arrive at 6 p.m. for pre-movie entertainment, giveaways and outdoor fun. For your comfort, bring a blanket or low-back chairs. Pop-up tents, canopies or beach umbrellas that can obstruct the view of others are not permitted. Concessions will be available for purchase.

Cancellations may occur due to weather conditions. Visit www.kennesawparksandrec.com for updates.

Additional movies in the City of Kennesaw’s 2017 Outdoor Movie Series include Finding Dory (rated PG) on Saturday, May 13; and The Secret Life of Pets (rated PG) on Saturday, June 3.

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Sep
23
Sat
Backyard Campout @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 24 @ 9:00 am

Enjoy camping under the night sky, along with backyard games, field activities, discovery stations and campfire entertainment featuring professional storytelling, stargazing and s’mores. The registration fee is $20 for a 10′ x 10′ camp site. Advance registration is required. Participants will need to bring their own tent. Only one tent is allowed per camp site. Dinner and breakfast will be provided. Click here for more information.

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Sep
30
Sat
Great Locomotive Chase 5K @ Downtown Kennesaw
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am

Register online at www.active.com, or in person at Big Peach Running Co. – Kennesaw. Race day registration opens at 6:30 a.m.; the 5K race begins at 8 a.m.