The Big Shanty festival
April 17 - April 18
will be held 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday in downtown Kennesaw. The event will feature more than 200 arts and crafts booths, 25 food booths, an entertainment stage and live acoustic music in the food court throughout the weekend. For more information, call 770-423-1330 or e-mail email@example.com. www.kennesawbusiness.org.