Family Fun Events Through November 2

FRI-SUN. OCT 25-NOV 10 – GUYS AND DOLLS BROADWAY CLASSIC – presented by the Lyric Theatre at the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre, 548 S. Marietta Pkwy, Marietta.  Tickets and info available at or call 404-377-9948.

MON. OCT 28 – DIAPER DAY! – 5pm at Glover Park in Marietta Square. 5th annual Diaper Day to collect diapers for low income families.  The collection of diapers throughout the month of October will be given to C.A.M.P. (the Center for Family Resources), MUST Ministries, Reconnecting Families and the YWCA of Northwest Georgia.  For more info, contact Barbara hickey at or call 404-276-0808.

clueMON-THURS OCT 28-31.  COME PLAY A GAME OF CLUE.  Marietta High School Theatre Department presents  Clue: The Movie. Help solve this classic who-done-it on stage in the new Marietta High School auditorium, Monday, October 28th through Thursday, October 31st at 7:00 pm or enjoy dinner and the show on Monday, October 28th and Thursday, October 31st beginning at 6:00 pm. Tickets nay be purchased in advance at  $10.00/show or $15.00/dinner & show At the door:  $12.00/show or $20.00/dinner & show. Please contact for questions, and to confirm dinner/theatre dates!

THURS. OCT 31 ALLATOONA HIGH SCHOOL FCCLA TRUNK OR TREAT 6-8 pm.  Parents you are invited to bring your kids to Allatoona High School’s Football Stadium Parking lot on Thursday, Oct 31 from 6-8 for a safe trick or treating environment for kids.  Join us for a night of tricks, treats, and fun.

78473dc3fb871066bd1172f5fc2392d8THURS. OCT 31 – NCHS PARADE AND BLOCK PARTY – downtown Acworth.  Parade starts at 6:00 pm. Block party starts at 7:00 pm.  Trunk or Treat and Costume Contest for the kids, music, dancing, and celebration.  Everyone invited

SAT. NOV 2 – RECYCLING DAY – from 9am-3pm at the Acworth Sports Complex.  Think GREEN!   Computer, Electronics and metal will be collected to be recycled.  Bring your old equipment and metal!  Free to drop off most items.  There is a $15 fee for computer monitors and a $20 fee for televisions.  Visit for more info and a list of items that will be accepted.

runnerSAT. NOV 2 – GARDEN GALLOP 5K – 7:30am.  Race starts at Kennesaw First Baptist Church.  Race benefits the Smith Gilbert Gardens Foundation.  Register online at or Big Peach Running Co. in Kennesaw.  For more info, visit


artteen1SAT NOV 2 – ANNUAL SIENAFEST CRAFT FAIR – 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. More than 50 local crafters display homemade and unique items for sale–candles, soaps, jewelry, clothing, foods, holiday items, etc.  Bake sale, used book sale and prize drawings.  Breakfast and lunch will be on sale.  Come enjoy a fun start to the Christmas shopping season.  Saint Catherine of Siena, Herbert Hall, 1618 Ben King Road, Kennesaw, GA.  For more information, contact Crystal at (770) 365-6241 /

SAT NOV 2 – 1940s Swing Dance sponsored by the Museum of History and Holocaust Education.  The fun begins at 7:00 pm, in the KSU Center! Our special event commemorates the 1940s era with an evening of dancing to the live big band tunes of The Peachtree Jazz Edition’s 18-piece orchestra and vocalist. The program supports Feed the Future, a KSU initiative to assist students in need. Swing dance lessons, 40’s style photo shoot, refreshments and costume contest (1940’s attire).  Admission is FREE with donation of one non-perisable food item to Feed the Future.  Open to the public.  KSU Center, 3333 Busbee Dr., Kennesaw, GA 30144.

SAT. NOV 2 – HEROES AND LEGENDS GALA – Embassy Suites, Kennesaw, begins at 6:30.  Hosted by the Kennesaw Museum Foundation, the 11th annual gala will feature dinner from Ruth Chris Steak House, encompass a Gone with the Wind Theme, and pay tribute to several of the Southern Museum’s long standing members.  Tickets are $125 per person or $1000 for a table of eight.  Sponsorships available.  For more info or to purchase tickets call 770-427-2117 ext 3172 or email

SAT. NOV 2 – FALL FAMILY FUN FESTIVAL – 11am-3pm at Summit Baptist Church, 4310 Moon Station Lane, Acworth.  Quad Jump, rock wall, inflatables, face painting, petting zoo and more!  Concessions will be available for purchase.  Fun for the entire family!  Visit or call 770-975-4595 for more info.