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.
- Summer Writing Competition Open to Cobb Students - The City of Kennesaw Parks & Recreation Department is partnering with the Cobb Schools Foundation and the Cobb County Public Library System to offer the 3rd annual PIG TALES Writing … Continue reading
- Kennesaw’s Free Movie Night Features Disney’s “Big Hero 6″ - Kennesaw Parks & Recreation brings Disney’s “Big Hero 6,” an Academy Award® Winner for Best Animated Feature Film, to Swift-Cantrell Park on Saturday, June 6 as part of its 2015 … Continue reading
- Free Workouts Offered at Swift-Cantrell Park - Kennesaw Parks & Recreation is offering a series of free outdoor workouts at Swift-Cantrell Park in support of its Fit City initiative aimed at promoting healthy lifestyles. Workouts will led … Continue reading
It doesn’t get much better than FREE, family-friendly movies in the park! Disney’s Big Hero 6 (rated PG) will be projected onto a giant inflatable screen after sundown. Arrive early for 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. Cancellation may occur due to weather conditions.
Local rippers, veteran shredders, and spectators are invited to help celebrate the official holiday of skateboarding. The FREE, public event will feature open skate sessions, contests with cool prizes, giveaways, games, music, and food vending.
If your patriotic heart beats red, white and blue, then you’ll love the City of Kennesaw’s pre-Independence Day celebration of freedom, music and fireworks! From the United States Air Force Band of the West’s high-energy Concert Band to the sounds of DEPARTURE, the most respected Journey tribute band in the nation, audiences will be treated to two stages of live music, festive street entertainment, food vendors, and kid’s activities. The evening will be capped off with a brilliant fireworks finale at 9:30 p.m.