Annual ‘Evening in the Garden’ Commemoration Honors Ford Elementary Teachers

Annual 'Evening in the Garden' Commemoration Honors Ford Elementary Teachers

During Evening in the Garden, a special occasion held at Ford Elementary on Mars Hill Road in Acworth, 58 teachers took the stage to dance and celebrate with students, parents, and other staff members. The occasion was an extraordinary display of community spirit and talent. Annually awaited, this occasion functions as a celebration of the … Read more

“Best of the Best”: Thousands Attend Kennesaw’s Big Shanty Festival

"Best of the Best": Thousands Attend Kennesaw's Big Shanty Festival

Over the weekend, downtown Kennesaw became a teeming center of activity as thousands congregated to observe the 48th annual Big Shanty Festival. Once again, the event demonstrated why it is among the most cherished celebrations in Cobb County—community spirit, a delightful parade, and a wide variety of vendors. As soon as the festival began at … Read more

Large Shanty Festival Brings Tradition and Fun to Downtown Kennesaw in Thousands

Large Shanty Festival Brings Tradition and Fun to Downtown Kennesaw in Thousands

The 48th annual Big Shanty Festival, one of the county’s greatest events, brought thousands of people to downtown Kennesaw, igniting enthusiasm and a sense of community. Cobb County’s high school marching bands and other organizations participated in a colorful parade to start the celebrations, which laid the groundwork for a day full of customs, entertainment, … Read more

Wyoming Woman Organizes an Unprecedented World Peace Event

Wyoming Woman Organizes an Unprecedented World Peace Event

An inspiring demonstration of worldwide solidarity and empathy, a Wyoming woman is preparing to organize an unprecedented occasion devoted to advancing world peace. This audacious undertaking exemplifies her steadfast dedication to cultivating unity and comprehension among individuals of diverse backgrounds. Under the leadership of the Wyoming native, the event is positioned to exert a substantial … Read more

Monthly Street Festivals Animate Roswell in Celebration of Spring

Monthly street festivals animate Roswell in celebration of spring

The prestigious “Alive in Roswell” street festival, a community-oriented occasion that revitalizes the historic core of the city, returns to Roswell, Georgia, during the spring season. Beginning each year on the third Thursday of every month until October, this annual celebration continues to bring delight to locals and guests. Roswell’s dedication to cultivating an inclusive … Read more

Nuevos Amigos Cocina Mexicana in Canton Celebrates Spring with a Spritz

Nuevos Amigos Cocina Mexicana in Canton Celebrates Spring with a Spritz

In addition to balmy days and blossoming flora, spring in North Georgia is also marked by lively community celebrations. A renowned Canton Mexican restaurant, Nuevos Amigos Cocina Mexicana, is celebrating the spring season in grand fashion this coming weekend with its Spring Festival. Positioned amidst picturesque mountain vistas and verdant surroundings, the occasion ensures a … Read more

Free Concerts during Lunch This May, Marietta Residents will Return to Glover Park

Free Concerts during Lunch This May, Marietta Residents will Return to Glover Park

Ahead of May, Glover Park will once again host free midday concerts, which has generated considerable anticipation in Marietta. Residents will once more have the opportunity to appreciate live music in the center of the city, as this cherished community tradition is poised to return triumphantly from its hiatus caused by the pandemic. Set amidst … Read more

In May, Marietta host its weekly brown bag lunchtime concerts. Glover Park Performs Free Midday Music

In May, Marietta host its weekly brown bag lunchtime concerts. Glover Park Performs Free Midday Music

Locals and visitors are cordially invited to relax in the center of the city this May as Marietta revives its popular Brown Bag Lunchtime Concerts and enjoys complimentary live music. Medieval concerts held in Historic Marietta Square’s Glover Park offer the ideal opportunity to escape the office and take in the lively ambiance. Commencing on … Read more

First Friday Concert Series in Kennesaw: An Anthology of Melodies and Collegial Empowerment

First Friday Concert Series in Kennesaw: An Anthology of Melodies and Collegial Empowerment

From May to October, the cherished First Friday Concert Series in Kennesaw will return, bringing a vibrant blend of music, community, and local culture to the heart of downtown. This eagerly awaited occasion, endorsed by LOUD Security and coordinated by the Downtown Development Authority of the city in partnership with the Downtown Merchants Association, guarantees … Read more

Travelers should take note: starting on April 14, I-575 will be resurfacing overnight

Travelers should take note: starting on April 14, I-575 will be resurfacing overnight

An extensive resurfacing project spearheaded by the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) will begin on April 14, so drivers who frequently travel south on Interstate 575 should get ready for overnight construction activity. By maintaining the integrity of the infrastructure on one of the busiest roadways in the area, this initiative aims to improve the … Read more