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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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
Jun
21
Sun
Go Skateboarding Day @ Kennesaw Skatepark
Jun 21 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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.

Jul
3
Fri
Salute to America @ Downtown Kennesaw
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

SalutetoAmericaIf 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.

Jul
11
Sat
Elf Trot 5K
Jul 11 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am