Parks & Recreation
The City of Kennesaw Parks & Recreation Department is committed to providing public parks, facilities and recreation experiences that enrich the quality of life for area residents and visitors through dedicated staff, sound management and community involvement.
- Swift-Cantrell Classic 5K Kicks Off Kennesaw Grand Prix Series - The first event in the Kennesaw Grand Prix Series, the Swift-Cantrell Classic 5K, held annually on Mother’s Day weekend, will take place on Saturday, May 13 in downtown Kennesaw. The … Continue reading
- Kennesaw Parks to Host Red Cross Blood Drive - Kennesaw Parks & Recreation is teaming up with the American Red Cross to host a community blood drive at the Ben Robertson Community Center on Tuesday, May 9 from 2 … Continue reading
- Summer Activity Registration - Registration for all summer camps, classes and workshops is now open for Kennesaw city residents and non-residents. Click here to view activities.
- Free Expo to Showcase Kennesaw Parks’ Summer Camps - Kennesaw Parks & Recreation is hosting a free Camp Expo at the Ben Robertson Community Center on Tuesday, April 25 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. Attendees will have an opportunity … Continue reading
- Kennesaw Parks Announces Movie Lineup for Outdoor Series - Outdoor movies return to Swift-Cantrell Park on Saturday, May 6 with a free screening of Disney-Pixar’s animated film Finding Dory (rated PG). The 2017 People’s Choice Award winner for “Favorite … Continue reading
- Campout Under the Stars at Swift-Cantrell Park - Registration is now open for an overnight Backyard Campout event to be held on Saturday, May 20 at Swift-Cantrell Park, 3140 Old 41 Highway in Kennesaw. Enjoy camping under the … Continue reading
Summer camps help kids thrive with opportunities to explore interests, build confidence, meet new friends, and create memories that last a lifetime. Speak with local providers and get the scoop on the best summer camp experience for your kids—from sports and arts camps to science and day camps. A discount will be offered for registration accepted on-site during the event.
It doesn’t get much better than FREE, family-friendly movies in the park! Disney-Pixar’s Finding Dory (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 The Secret Life of Pets (rated PG) on Saturday, June 3; and Zootopia (rated PG) on Saturday, September 9.
Donating blood is a safe, simple and satisfying… and it helps save lives. Visit www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code KP&R or call 1-800-RED-CROSS to schedule an appointment to donate blood. Walk-ins are also welcome.