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.
- Kaboom! Bam! Pow! at Kennesaw’s Program Palooza - Supercharge your life and discover new ways for your family to have fun at the Ben Robertson Community Center on Saturday, August 8 from 10 to 1 p.m. during Kennesaw … Continue reading
- Grand Prix Series Continues with the Run for Wounded Heroes - The fourth 5K in the Kennesaw Grand Prix Series, the Run for Wounded Heroes, will take place on Saturday, August 1 in downtown Kennesaw. The race for adults and children … Continue reading
- Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival is August 21-22 - Break out your Hawaiian shirts, dust off your grass skirts, and get ready to party in paradise! The City of Kennesaw’s Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival presented by Superior Plumbing … Continue reading
- Fall Activity Registration - Registration for all fall activities opened Friday, July 24 for Kennesaw city residents, and opens Friday, August 7 for non-residents. Check out Kennesaw Parks & Recreation’s complete lineup of summer … Continue reading
Kaboom! Bam! Pow! Supercharge your life and discover new ways for your family to have fun at this SUPERHERO-themed open house party. Meet Kennesaw Parks & Recreation instructors, observe and participate in program 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. A discount will be offered for registration accepted on-site during the event.
Break out your Hawaiian shirts, dust off your grass skirts, and get ready to party in paradise! In addition to a Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned competition and Backyard BBQ contest, this year’s festival will feature over 200 vendor, exhibitor and contestant booths, an island-themed Kid Zone, tons of tasty treats to satisfy every whim, and an incredible lineup of live entertainment and street performers.
Festival hours are Friday, August 21 from 6 to 10 p.m., and Saturday, August 22 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.