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Free Things To Do

Nothing's sweeter than experiencing the authentic character of Cobb County, without spending a dime. Here are just a few ideas of what you can do in your free time.

    
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Featured Events

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"Ghosts of Marietta"…

01/24/2014 – 03/28/2015
This tour is the original that made Ghosts of Marietta famous. Here…

2014 Atlanta Gospel…

08/01/2014 – 08/02/2014
The 2014 Atlanta Gospel Fest 9th Annual Music, Health & Wellness Festival…

Acworth Slide: World's…

05/22/2014 – 08/03/2014
Acworth Slide The 175' long waterslide will be located at Dallas Landing Park…

Dirty South TV's The…

08/01/2014
FRIDAY, August 1st, come out to Dixie Tavern for Dirty South TV's The Electric…

Disney's High School…

08/01/2014 – 08/09/2014
Featuring the catchy songs and exciting dance numbers of the wildly popular…

First Friday Art Walk…

08/01/2014 – 10/03/2014
First Friday Art Walk at Marietta Square presents a free self-guided tour of…

Live Music at 120…

01/09/2014 – 12/27/2014
Situated along the legendary 120 highway in Marietta, GA, this historic building…

Live Music Every Night…

01/07/2014 – 12/31/2014

Marietta's Civil War…

05/09/2014 – 11/15/2014
Ongoing Life in the 1850s Tour - Root House Museum Tour, School Program for 2nd,…

Trolley Sightseeing…

02/06/2014 – 12/28/2014
A classic design with a historic name, Uncle Ruban reminds us of the way…
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Explore Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park.

The site of one of the most important battles during the Civil War, or the War Between the States, Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park is a must-see with 17 miles of trails to explore along the battlefield. Named the most-visited Civil War battlefield in the country, this getaway is a perfect way to learn about our history and spend time outdoors.


Enjoy a Day at the Lake.

Lake Acworth is a popular site for walking, biking, picnics, live music, canoeing, and much more. Unwind from a busy day of sightseeing on Acworth Beach.

Stroll along the Silver Comet Trail.

Test your endurance by biking, running, or in-line skating the 60-mile trail. This trail runs through the southern part of the county, beginning in Smyrna, and follows the abandoned railroad line once traveled by the Silver Comet passenger train.


Relax in Historic Marietta Square
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Anchored by Glover Park, Marietta Square is a great place to have a picnic lunch or relax and read a good book. Free concerts are held here throughout the summer. The Marietta Square farmer's market is open Saturday mornings during the months of May-August. Find great deals on fruits, vegetables, jellies, flowers, local honey and much more.


Take a drive through historic Cobb County
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Take advantage of the Cobb County Historic driving tour Brochure, which consists of three separate routes that take you through historic Cobb County.


Learn all about the Southern Quilt Trail
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This walking tour shows off Folk Art quilt patterns that have been handed down for generations. By displaying this unique art form on historical barns and buildings in our communities we are able to preserve the history of this fading art.


Shoot the Hooch!

The Chattahoochee River offers outstanding opportunities for outdoor enjoyment. Fish, paddle a raft, canoe or kayak down the river to see wildlife, or just simply relax.

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