Put on your walking shoes, pack up the kids and get your taste buds ready, because festival season has officially arrived in Cobb County! Don’t miss these two annual events that the whole family will enjoy!
This weekend, Smyrna will be hosting the annual Smyrna Spring Jonquil Festival, presented by Superior Plumbing, at The Village Green. Bring the whole family for a great day of food, entertainment, shopping and fun together. There will be a large array of craft vendors, as well festival foods to please every palate, including the legendary Crawfish & Shrimp Boil. Plenty of games, activities and inflatables will keep the younger crowd entertained, as well as a puppet show by Peter Hart. Bring a chair or blanket and relax to the tunes of Peachtree Station’s very own Scott Thompson. The festival hours of operation are 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., on Saturday, April 27, and noon – 5:00 p.m., on Sunday, April 28. Admission is free!
On Sunday, April 28, head on down to Marietta Square in the heart of Marietta, for the 20th Annual Taste of Marietta. Over 70 vendors and food trucks will showcase their very best culinary delights, at this award-winning festival. Beat the heat by taking a break in one of the many boutique shops that the square has to offer. A whole day of family entertainment, the festival will include an area just for kids, cooking demonstrations and a Sunset Concert featuring Banks & Shane. Checkout the schedule of events here. Admission to the 20th Annual Taste of Marietta is free (food is for purchase), and free parking will be available around the square.
Hope to see y’all out and about this weekend, as we enjoy some of the wonderful events our Cobb County community has to offer!