Parks & Recreation

Mission Statement

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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Full Calendar

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 or at the Ben Robertson Community Center, 2753 Watts Drive. Advance purchase is required. Tickets are non-refundable after February 2.

Touch-A-Truck @ Depot Park in Downtown Kennesaw
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

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 watching your kids touch levers, flip switches, and shift gears that make their favorite vehicles whir and rumble at this one-day-only “museum” of local transportation. Admission is FREE. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

Touch-A-Truck is an exciting and educational annual community event hosted by the City of Kennesaw’s Parks & Recreation, Public Works and Police Departments. If you or your company has a unique vehicle that you’d like to bring out, please contact our office at 770-422-9714.

Spring Backyard Campout @ Swift-Cantrell Park
Mar 30 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 31 @ 9:00 am

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 10′ x 10′ camp site. Advance registration is required. Participants will need to bring their own tent. Only one tent is allowed per camp site. Dinner and breakfast will be provided.

Rain Date: 9/14/19

Bunny Breakfast @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Summer Camp Expo @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Apr 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm