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Pioneer Days Festival
Labor Day Weekend
September 1st - 4th / Friday - Monday


Four days of arts & crafts, Peachtree Rides & Games for all ages, and Labor Day Fireworks (Monday only) at dusk. Daily unlimited rides $20. Adults $5 admission, children under age 12 admitted free. Open: Friday 4-11pm Saturday and Sunday 12-11pm, Labor Day Monday 12-10pm


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Art in the Park
September 2nd - 4th; Saturday - Monday; 10:00am - 5:00pm
Marietta Square


Art in the Park will be celebrating its 31th year Anniversary as Marietta Square’s premier event celebrating the arts by featuring both local and national artist displaying their fine arts on Labor Day weekend. Widely acclaimed as one of the best fine art shows in Atlanta, and the only in Cobb County, this FREE Labor Day tradition in and around Glover Park appeals to patrons and budgets of all ages.


The festival also features: Chalk Spot - a street chalk art display for aspiring artists young and old. Children’s Art Alley - a free interactive ‘make and take’ area. Food Truck Row – for those wanted to grab a bit to eat on the go.


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September 3rd & 4th / Sunday - Monday; 11:00am
Temple Kol Emeth - Marietta


Our mission is to celebrate Jewish food and culture by showcasing delicacies and activities unique to our heritage and bringing together members of Cobb County’s diverse community in a fun two day festival.


Enjoy delicious Jewish and regional foods prepared by our local partners and browse booths of interesting and unique crafts and goods that will make great gifts and keepsakes.


Learn about our culture through interactive exhibits and tour the sanctuary with a member of the ritual committee. Children are regaled with a great interactive kid’s zone complete with inflatables, games and face painting. Enjoy special entertainment featuring demonstrations, dancing and live music throughout both days.


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Paulding Meadows Arts & Craft Festival
September 9th - 10th; Saturday - Sunday
9:00am - 5:00pm
Earl Duncan Park at Paulding Meadows


Join us at the Paulding Meadows Arts & Craft Festival at Earl Duncan Park. Don't miss out on over 100 craft vendors, concessions that benefit nonprofit community organizations, and entertainment from the local area.


For Additional Information, Call 770-445-6016.

Gold Rush Festival & Parade
September 9th - Saturday

8:00am - 10:00pm / Festival

4:00pm - 10:00pm / Entertainment
Mill Amphitheater
Villa Rica


Antiques, Craft & Hobby, Culinary, Food, Wine & Beer, Entertainment, Fairs & Festivals, Family Friendly, Free Things to Do, Music & Concerts.

Drivin' and Cryin' -- Headlining Band!


For More Information, Call 678-840-1160.

Free Outdoor Movie -- Zootopia
September 9th - Saturday; 6:00pm
Movie Begins at Sundown
Swift-Cantrell Park, Kennesaw


It doesn't get much better than FREE, family-friendly movies in the park! Walt Disney Pictures' Zootopia (rated PG) will be projected onto a giant inflatable screen after sundown. Arrive at 6 p.m. for pre-movie entertainment, giveaways and outdoor fun. For your comfort, bring a blanket or low-back chairs. Pop-up tents, canopies or beach umbrellas that can obstruct the view of others are not permitted. Concessions will be available for purchase. Cancellations may occur due to weather conditions.


For More Information, Call 770-422-9714.

Juke Box Saturday Night
Starring Charlie Brown's Coaster
September 9th - Saturday; 7:00pm
Dallas Theater


Special Guests - The Vintage Vixens, performing hits from the 1960's and 1970's. Beneft the Paulding County Relay for Life.


For Additional Information and Tickets, Call 678-363-0813.

City of Villa Rica 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance Ceremony
September 11th - Monday; 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Mill Amphiteater - Villa Rica


Please join The City of Villa Rica for our Annual 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance Ceremony on Monday, September 11th, 2017 at 7:00 pm The MILL amphitheater in historic downtown Villa Rica.


We will honor those who lost their lives during the terrorist attacks on September 11th, 2001.


Dr. John Burson, Scott Blue, Fire Chief of Carroll County, and Dr. Kevin Williams, Sr. Pastor Villa Rica First Baptist will be among those guest speaking at the service.


You will also hear the incredible sounds of the Thomas A. Dorsey Birthplace Choir while the National Anthem will be sung by Farrah Wolf.


Let us never forget!

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T. Graham Brown and Jimmy Fortune
September 14th - Thursday; 7:30pm
Mill Town Music Hall


There is only one T Graham Brown. His uniqueness has made him one of the most enduring and beloved performers of the day. He is a journeyman and a songwriter whose blue-eyed soul sound defies musical boundaries.


Jimmy Fortune toured, sang and performed with the legendary Statler Brothers for 21 years. He joined them first as a temporary replacement for Lew DeWitt, after DeWitt heard him singing at a ski resort and recommended him.


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Dallas Food Truck Fridays
September 15th; 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Main Street - Dallas

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Harvest at the Homestead
September 16th - 17th, Saturday - Sunday

10:00am - 4:00pm
Red Top Mountain State Park - Acworth


Step back in time as talented reenactors bring the authentic 1800s Vaughn homestead to life. See how pioneers prepared for cold winter months including demonstrations and activities for all ages such as cooking, crafts, music and more each day.


For Additional Information, Call 770-975-0055.

Taste of Smyna Festival of Delectable
September 16th - Saturday; 11:00am - 8:00pm
Village Green Downtown Smyrna
2800 King Street, Smyrna


Taste of Smyrna “Festival of Delectable” presented by Superior Plumbing is coming to satisfy palates, quench your thirst, fulfill your need for music & entertainment and please the kids, all in one day!!! We are very excited to announce that you will be able to sample all Smyrna restaurants have to offer.


There will be an enormous Kids Zone with interactive inflatables featuring the 33’ Shark Slide, Euro Bungee Quad Jump, 24’ Rockwall, 120’ Roller Coaster Obstacle Course, and much more.


For More Information, Call 770-423-1330.

Marietta Streetfest
September 16th - 17th; Saturday - Sunday
Marietta Square


Free activities including arts & crafts booths, the Hubcaps and History Classic Show, a kid-friendly activity zone, the Toy Box Trot fun run and the Marietta Grassroots Music Festival.


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Golden City Car Cruise
September 16th - Saturday; 5:00pm
Historic Downtown Villa Rica


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Night Ranger in Concert
September 16th - Saturday
Veterans Memorial Park - Dallas


Bands line up:

  • Reckless Dawn- 5pm
  • Shyanne- 6:45pm
  • Night Ranger- 8:30pm


  • Advance Tickets- $15 ages 5 & up
  • On Site Gate Tickets- $20


  • Public Safety and Emergency Personnel are free with ID/Badge
  • Food Trucks and Concessions will be on site, no coolers please


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The Return - The Ultimate Beatles Experience
September 16th - Saturday; 7:00pm
Dallas Theater


The Return got its start back in 1995 when four young friends got together to play their favorite Beatles songs just for the fun of it. Today the band maintains the utmost level of authenticity in their show. In fact, they are known for it. They’ve played thousands of shows— People are amazed at how much the Return sounds and looks just like the Beatles.


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The Strand Ole Opry
September 16th - Saturday; 8:00pm
Earl Smith Strand Theater
Historic Marietta Square


Following in the footsteps of a great southern tradition, this concert will transport patrons to the old south with beautiful vocals and live band accompaniment, as well as traditional southern storytelling.


Join the performers in the Lumiere Lounge for some drinks and maybe even some sing-alongs after the show!


Tickets are $18 in advance and $20 the day of.


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Candlelite Concert - Red Head Diamond
September 16th - Saturday; 8:00pm
Mable House Barnes Amphitheatre


With the spotlight on the amazing Stacy Lane, Red Head Diamond performs the biggest hits of the 70's West Coast Sound. Stacy is supported by the intricate backing harmonies of bassist Lee Hill and keyboardist Andrew Doss. The band also features the rock-steady rhythm of drummer Ron Burns and the guitar wizardry of Derek Ennis. The full RHD show features songs from Linda Ronstadt, Fleetwood Mac, Carly Simon, Carole King and more. The men of RHD perform hits by artists such as the Eagles, Jackson Browne, and the Doobie Brothers.


For Additional Information, Call 770-819-3285

North Georgia State Fair
September 21st - October 1st
Jim R. Miller Park - Marietta


The Superior Plumbing North Georgia State Fair features live music, free attractions and shows, farm animals, flower shows, blue ribbon competitions, local entertainment, and delicious fair foods.


There are also games and rides on the Great James H. Drew Exposition midway– one of the largest carnival midways in the United States, featuring the Wildcat Rollercoaster and the Georgia Mountain Lift.


Free Concerts: A covered arena guarantees concerts rain or shine, including appearances by great country and contemporary Christian artists. Concerts FREE with fair admission.


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Collin Raye
September 21st - Thursday; 7:30pm
Mill Town Music Hall


Country artist Collin Raye was one of the true hit makers of the 1990's. Collin still continues to crank out soulful, heartfelt material with the honesty and richness that is signature to his vocals alone. With 24 top ten records, 16 #1 hits, and having been a 10 time male vocalist of the year nominee (5 CMA and 5 ACM), this truly electrifying performer of his era remains one of the great voices of our time.


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Bud Brewed Locally
September 23rd - Saturday; 10:00am - 6:00pm
Anheuser-Busch Brewery  - Cartersville


Get a sneak peek into the world of brewing the Great American Lager and sample some of the freshest Budweiser in the nation. Learn about the one-of-a-kind brewing process from the Brewmasters themselves. Enjoy ice cold Budweiser, live music, local eats from premium food trucks, and a special appearance from the world-famous Clydesdales.


FREE ADMISSION: All ages allowed — must be 21+ to enjoy Budweiser responsibly. Food and beverage also available for purchase. To ensure convenient transportation, we have arranged for Lyfts to be available near the brewery. Tours embark every 30 minutes with the final tour beginning at 5:30 PM.


Register online at; enter your birthdate then click “Bud Brewed Locally” to choose your time to visit Cartersville’s Anheuser-Busch Brewery.

Georgia Classic Rides
Block Party - Car Cruise
September 23rd - Saturday; 4:00pm - 9:00pm
Watson Complex / Paulding County Courthouse
240 Constitution Blvd - Dallas


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Comedy Night Series
September 23rd - Saturday; 8:00pm
Mill Amphitheater - Villa Rica


Enjoy professional comedians from Atlanta's premiere Comedy Club, The Punchline, as they bring their family-friendly humor to the Thomas A. Dorsey Stage. The laughs and event are free! Please feel free to bring a lawn chair, picnic basket, and non-alcoholic beverages to enjoy a fun-filled night out with your family!


VIP tables may be purchased for $30 (6 seats) until tables are sold out. Please contact Janet Chumley at 678-785-1092 to reserve your table today! No smoking, vaping, pets or tents are allowed at The MILL. This is a rain or shine event.

Motown Music
September 29th - Friday; 8:00pm
Marietta Square


Any additional questions please contact 770-794-5601

Georgia Blues and Roots Festival
September 30th - Saturday
Mable House Amphitheater


This is The Voice of Indie Blues the show that brings you the Future of the Blues being made by those artists who Embrace the Diversity of the Blues that always has and still is being created from it’s roots! These ARE the Indie Blues Artists!


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"Atlanta’s Largest Pet Party In The Park"
September 30th - October 1st / Saturday & Sunday


Join Star 94.1 and over 50 non-profit & rescue groups on Sept 30th and October 1st in Smyrna at Smyrna Market Village. Admission is FREE!


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