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

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

Treat your family to a buffet including hot and ready pancakes, scrambled eggs and sausage as well as a medley of fresh fruit and delicious breakfast sweets. Everyone’s favorite cottontail will be making his way from table to table to say hello to all the boys and girls. Be sure to bring your camera to capture all the memories.

Seatings are available from 8:00 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. or 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. Tickets are only $6 per person and can be purchased at the links below or at the Ben Robertson Community Center, 2753 Watts Drive. Advance purchase is required. Tickets are non-refundable after April 13.

Summer Camp Expo @ Ben Robertson Community Center
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Outdoor Movie @ Swift-Cantrell Park
May 4 @ 6:00 pm

Rain Date: 5/11