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Our Mission

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.

Our Programs

In addition to natural areas, walking trails, bicycle paths, athletic facilities, playgrounds and open spaces, Kennesaw’s Parks & Recreation Department offers Youth & Adult recreation programs, including summer camp, art, athletics, fitness, and general interest programs.

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Parks & Facilities

Kennesaw’s parks include natural areas, walking trails, bicycle paths, athletic facilities, playgrounds and open space.

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Boy catching baseball

Our Programs

Parks & Recreation offers diverse programs for youth, teens, and adults, including art, athletics, fitness, and general interest programs.

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Kids at Splash Park

Summer Camp

Parks & Recreation offers week-long summer day camps, action-packed sports camps and unique specialty camps. Come join the fun!

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There’s always something special happening in Kennesaw! From seasonal celebrations and street festivals to movies in the park, outdoor concerts, and community events; our vibrant city is alive with music, laughter, food and fun.

All Parks & Rec Events
Jun
1
Sat
Outdoor Movie Series @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm
Outdoor Movie Series @ Swift-Cantrell Park

It doesn’t get much better than FREE, family-friendly movies in the park! Walt Disney Pictures’ Mary Poppins Returns (rated PG) will be projected onto a giant inflatable screen after sundown.

Arrive at 6 p.m. for pre-movie 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.

Cancellations may occur due to weather conditions. Check Kennesaw Parks & Rec social media pages for updates.

Sponsored by WellStar Health Systems and City of Kennesaw Parks and Recreation.

MOVIES
May 18 – Mary Poppins Returns (PG)
June 1 – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (PG)
July 27 – Captain Marvel (PG13)

ADMISSION: Free

LOCATION:
Swift-Cantrell Park
3140 Old 41 Hwy NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144

Jun
21
Fri
Go Skateboarding Day @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jul
3
Wed
Salute to America Concert & Fireworks @ Depot Park
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jul
27
Sat
Outdoor Movie Series @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Jul 27 @ 6:00 pm
Outdoor Movie Series @ Swift-Cantrell Park

It doesn’t get much better than FREE, family-friendly movies in the park! Walt Disney Pictures’ Mary Poppins Returns (rated PG) will be projected onto a giant inflatable screen after sundown.

Arrive at 6 p.m. for pre-movie 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.

Cancellations may occur due to weather conditions. Check Kennesaw Parks & Rec social media pages for updates.

Sponsored by WellStar Health Systems and City of Kennesaw Parks and Recreation.

MOVIES
May 18 – Mary Poppins Returns (PG)
June 1 – Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (PG)
July 27 – Captain Marvel (PG13)

ADMISSION: Free

LOCATION:
Swift-Cantrell Park
3140 Old 41 Hwy NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144

Aug
10
Sat
Program Palooza @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm