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.


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May
9
Sat
Swift-Cantrell Classic 5K
May 9 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am
May
12
Tue
Community Blood Drive @ Ben Robertson Community Center
May 12 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Donating blood saves lives. Visit www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code KP&R or call 1-800-RED-CROSS to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins are also welcome.

May
16
Sat
Backyard Campout @ Swift-Cantrell Park
May 16 @ 5:00 pm – May 17 @ 9:00 am
Backyard Campout @ Swift-Cantrell Park | Kennesaw | Georgia | United States

Kennesaw area families don’t have to travel far to get a real feel for camping. 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 professional storytelling, stargazing, and s’mores.

This event is hosted by Kennesaw Parks & Recreation in support of the National Wildlife Federation’s Be Out There campaign, an annual effort encouraging children and families to experience the outdoors and connect with nature.

Click here for more information.

Update 4/29/2015: Sorry, this event is SOLD OUT! If you’d like to participate in next year’s Backyard Campout event, registration will open in March 2016.

Jun
6
Sat
Outdoor Movie: Big Hero 6 @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Jun 6 @ 6:00 pm

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.

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Jun
20
Sat
Dream Dash 5K
Jun 20 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am