With only a few weeks left of summer, make these East Cobb events be the star of your summer! For more local event ideas and activities, check out our online calendar HERE.
Free Mulch. Cobb EMC offers free mulch from the clearance maintenance of Cobb EMC power lines. It is available throughout the year and can be delivered when crews are in your area. More info: cobbemc.com/content/request-wood-chips.
Garden Tour at Barrington Hall. Discover how the gardens have been restored, receive gardening tips, and learn about heirloom and native plants. Free tour of the historic gardens at Barrington Hall. Begins at the main house back porch. No reservations are necessary. 9:30am. Free. Barrington Hall, 535 Barrington Drive, Roswel. More info: roswellgov.com.
Christian Movie Night. Enjoy a different movie every week with popcorn, candy and soda. 7pm. Admission free. Johnson Ferry Baptist Church Room 272/274, 955 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: Debbie.firstname.lastname@example.org.
EVERY THURSDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY
Historic Marietta Trolley Tour. All aboard for a one-hour, fully narrated exploration of the historic city of Marietta. Experience Marietta’s rich heritage, from the vibrant Downtown Square, past grand Antebellum homes, to the battle fields at Kennesaw Mountain. Thursday and Friday: 1pm; Saturday: 10am. $20/adults; $12/children; $18/Seniors & Students. The Historic Marietta Trolley Company, 131 Church Street, Marietta. More info: www.mariettatrolley.com.
Diverse Cobb Photo & Artifact Collection Drive. Help preserve all of Cobb County’s history. Bring your photos of family, friends, places & events, also old businesses, schools, churches, and community members to be scanned and returned or donated to our archives. 10am-4pm. Free. Marietta Museum of History, 1 Depot Street, Marietta. More info: 770-794-5710 or www.mariettahistory.org.
181st Marietta Campmeeting. For nearly 200 years, fellow Christians have come together, on this sacred ground, to share their experiences with God. Campmeeting is a non-denominational revival where everyone is invited to join in the glorious celebration of our Lord. Starts with a covered dish picnic at 6pm on Friday followed by the first service at 7:30pm. Services will be held twice daily (11am and 7:30pm) the remaining days ending with the 11am service on Sunday, July 22. Guest pastors and speakers. Free. 2300 Roswell Road, Marietta. More info: www.mariettacampmeeting.com.
Antique Gun & Military Collectibles Show & Sale. Friday: 12-5pm. Saturday: 9am-4pm. $7/adults; $1/ages 7-12. 2-day pass $10. International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Local Lodge 709, Union Hall, 1032 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta. More info: 704-282-1339 or email@example.com.
Marietta Square Artists Market features artwork created by juried artists showcasing the best of local work. 9am-2pm. Mill Street near Marietta Square. More info: www.artistsmarketmarietta.com.
Smyrna Summer Concert Series featuring Throwback Experience. Bring your dancing shoes because the entire family will want to boogie down. The Southeast’s most dedicated, high energy party band promises a musical journey through the 60s, 70s, and 80s. 7pm. Free or tables available to reserve $30/residents $40/non-residents. Village Green, 200 Village Green Circle, Smyrna. More info: 678-631-5540 or www.smyrnacity.com.
Coffee with a Cop. Come have coffee and conversation with Precinct 4’s Community Engagement Officer, Nathalie Jegg. 7-9pm. Free. Yeero Village, 4751 Sandy Plains Rd Roswell. More info: Nathalie.firstname.lastname@example.org or 770-499-3981.
Artists in the Wild. The Chattahoochee Nature Center partners up with the Roswell Fine Arts Alliance to present local painters creating en plein air art throughout the Chattahoochee Nature Center grounds. Come visit with the painters and observe them at work along the trails on the 127 acres. Stay and visit the Discovery Center and Wildlife Walk and learn more about the Chattahoochee Watershed. Free with park admission. 9135 Willeo Road, Roswell. More info: chattnaturecenter.org.
Coffee with a Cop. Come have coffee and conversation with Precinct 4’s Community Engagement Officer, Nathalie Jegg. 8-10am. Free. Keller Williams, 2249 Roswell Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: Nathalie.email@example.com or 770-499-3981.