Labor Day Weekend and Plenty of Events
A variety of nearby, inexpensive events can keep you close to home.
When/Where: Friday, 8 p.m., at the Earl Smith Strand Theatre, 117 North Park Square, Marietta
Why Go: All ages are welcome to enjoy this Bogart and Bergman classic
More Info: www.earlsmithstrand.org or call 770-293-0080
When/Where: Friday and Saturday, 10:45 a.m., at Tellus Science Museum, 100 Tellus Drive, Cartersville
Why Go: Enjoy a digital tour of our solar system, to the edge of the galaxy and beyond.
Pricing: $15 adults/$11 ages 3-17
More Info: www.tellusmuseum.org or call 770-606-5700
Love the Lake Festival
When/Where: Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, noon – 6 p.m. at Cauble Park, 2293 Beach St., Acworth
Why Go: More than 150 arts and crafts vendors, entertainment and a kids' zone
More Info: www.acworth.com/love-the-lake-festival/ or call 770-917-1234
Celebrate Freedom Concert
When/Where: Saturday, all day starting at noon, at Jim Miller Park, 2245 Callaway Road, Marietta
Why Go: One-day free concert featuring some of today’s most popular Christian artists.
Pricing: Free, but ticket is required
Tickets available at Ingles, Family Christian Stores and BP AM/PM franchises
More Info: www.prca.cobbcountyga.gov/JimMillerPark.htm or call 770-528-8875
Marietta Art in the Park
When/Where: Saturday – Monday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Marietta Square
Why Go: Features an artist market, children’s art alley and artist demos.
More Info: www.artparkmarietta.com or call 770-592-7180