North Georgia State Fair
Sept. 21 - Oct. 1, Jim. R. Miller Park Marietta The fair features live music, free attractions and shows, farm animals, local entertainment, rides, food and more. www.northgeorgiastatefair.com
Sept. 22, 23, 24, 29 and 30, Roberts School and Community Center, 4681 School St. Acworth Enjoy the Acworth Cultural Arts theater performances of Pat Cook’s play Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. Tickets can be ordered at acworthculturalarts.org for $25.
Sept. 30, Allatoona Lake Registration is open through Sept. 25. www.lakeallatoonaassoc.com
Sept. 30, 3-8 p.m. Logan Farm Park The free event benefits the Horizon Field, an all-inclusive special-needs sports facility in Acworth. A $5 entry fee is requested for all vehicles in the cruise. Mary Beth Gibbs, firstname.lastname@example.org or 770-917-1234.
Oct. 7, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Main Street, downtown Acworth Enjoy great food from more than 100 local restaurants and businesses, along with two live entertainment stages. 770-423-1330
Oct. 13-15, Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 1-5 p.m. Cobb County Civic Center, Marietta The Cobb Library Fall Book Sale will include hardcover and paperback books for all ages, magazines, DVDs and books on CD and audiocassette. Prices range from 10 cents to $4. www.cobbcounty.org/library/news/cobb-library-fall-2023-book-sale
Oct. 14-15, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Etowah River Park, Canton Taste, sample and enjoy the flavors of Georgia and listen to live music by regional acts. Admission is free, and there will be a variety of children’s activities. www.tasteandbrews.com
Oct. 14, 4 p.m., Allatoona High School 3300 Dallas Acworth Highway, Acworth Marching bands from 13 high schools will perform. Tickets $15, children 6 and younger admitted free. allatoonabands.org
Oct. 14, 6-9 p.m., Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre The gala, benefiting annual student scholarships in the College of the Arts at Kennesaw State University, will feature a cash bar, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, gourmet dessert, a formal program and silent and live auctions. This year’s event will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Bernard A. […]
Nov. 1, 6-7:30 p.m., Acworth Community Center Join Georgia Kids Belong and the city of Acworth for their first community foster care celebration and recruitment night to honor foster parents and recruit new foster and respite parents. Representatives from the Division of Family & Children Services, Goshen Valley, Bethany and Winshape Homes will be present. […]
Nov. 2, 6:45-9 p.m., North Metro Church, Marietta This free event will include a farm-to-table dinner, live music, speaker Mary-Kate Burson, youth testimonials and a live auction benefiting young people in Cobb and Cherokee counties who are in the foster care system. https://waymarkfoster.org/gala