Events Calendar

Trains, Trains, Trains @ Southern Museum
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
9:30 am
 
Trains, Trains, Trains @ Southern Museum
Jan 27 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
9:30 am
 
Valentine’s Dance Party @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Feast, play, and dance the night away to all your favorite tunes spun by a professional DJ. The family-friendly event will feature an “all-you-care-to-eat” dinner and dessert bar, character entertainment … Continue reading
Great Backyard Bird Count @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
9:00 am
 
Black History Month Program @ Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 7:30 pm
12:00 pm
 
Touch-A-Truck @ Depot Park in Downtown Kennesaw
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
10:00 am
Imagine a playground that allows families to get up-close and personal with big trucks, heavy construction and public safety equipment, cool cars and specialty vehicles… that’s Touch-A-Truck! Have a blast … Continue reading
Women’s History Month Program @ Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History
Mar 30 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
 
Spring Backyard Campout @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Mar 30 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 31 @ 9:00 am
5:00 pm
Enjoy camping under the night sky, along with backyard games, field activities, discovery stations and campfire entertainment featuring professional storytelling, stargazing and s’mores. The registration fee is $25 for a … Continue reading
Spring Girl Scout Badge Day @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
 
Great Locomotive Chase Weekend @ Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History
Apr 6 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
11:00 am
 
Great Locomotive Chase Weekend @ Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History
Apr 7 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
11:00 am
 
Spring Plant Sale @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
 
Big Shanty Parade & Festival @ Downtown Kennesaw and Depot Park
Apr 13 @ 9:30 am – 6:00 pm
9:30 am
Parade to begin at 9:30 am; festival hours 10 am – 6 pm Saturday; Noon – 5pm on Sunday 
Big Shanty Festival @ Downtown Kennesaw and Depot Park
Apr 14 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
Parade to begin at 9:30 am Saturday; festival hours 10 am – 6 pm Saturday; Noon – 5pm on Sunday 
Bunny Breakfast @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
8:00 am
 
Easter Egg Hunt @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
9:00 am
 
Summer Camp Expo @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Apr 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
5:30 pm
 
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am
TVs accepted with a fee. All other items are free to recycle. 10 box/bag limit on shredding. 
Drug Take-Back Day @ CVS Pharmacy
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
10:00 am
 
KDDA Beer & Wine Festival @ Downtown Kennesaw
Apr 27 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
 

Jan
26
Sat
Trains, Trains, Trains @ Southern Museum
Jan 26 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Jan
27
Sun
Trains, Trains, Trains @ Southern Museum
Jan 27 @ 9:30 am – 5:00 pm
Feb
9
Sat
Valentine’s Dance Party @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Feast, play, and dance the night away to all your favorite tunes spun by a professional DJ. The family-friendly event will feature an “all-you-care-to-eat” dinner and dessert bar, character entertainment and plenty of memorable photo opportunities.

All adults must be accompanied by a child and all children must be accompanied by an adult. Seating will be open; however, tables will be reserved for parties of six or more. Tickets are only $15 per person and can be purchased online at www.kennesawparksandrec.com or at the Ben Robertson Community Center, 2753 Watts Drive. Advance purchase is required. Tickets are non-refundable after February 2.

Feb
16
Sat
Great Backyard Bird Count @ Smith-Gilbert Gardens
Feb 16 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Feb
23
Sat
Black History Month Program @ Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 7:30 pm