Acworth Parks, Recreation and
Community Resource Department
4762 Logan Road | Acworth, GA 30101 | Office: 770.917.1234 | Fax: 770.966.7891
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Acworth Farmers Market
The Historic Downtown Acworth Farmer's Market will begin this season on Friday, April 8 and continue each Friday morning from 8:00 a.m. until noon through Friday, October 28. The market is located in Historic Downtown Acworth in the Acworth First Baptist Church Parking Lot on the north end of Main Street.
Market customers will have a wide variety of garden ripe Georgia grown vegetables, eggs, cheese, bedding plants, fresh baked bread, pies, cakes, honey and jams to choose from each week. This year's market will be bigger and better than previous years and shoppers won't believe the selection of home grown goodies!
The Acworth Farmer's Market is proudly sponsored by the Acworth Downtown Development Authority.
Click here for a vendor application.
Memorial Day Ceremony
The ceremony to honor those who have given their lives in service to our country will be held on Saturday, May 28 at 10:00 a.m. at Veterans Memorial at Patriots Point in Cauble Park. Veterans and current servicemen will pay tribute to brave men and women who have fought and died for our nation. Engraved pavers dedicated to those who have served in our armed forces that have been purchased since the previous Veterans Day will be presented at the event.
The keynote speaker at the 2016 Memorial Day Ceremony will be Captain Chuck Polk, US Coast Guard, Retired.
Summer Sports Camps
The summer is full of opportunities for your child to brush up on the fundamentals of several sports. This summer the department will be hosting a speed and agility camp and a kids football camp. Both camps are extremely affordable. Every camper will also receive a camp t-shirt and drawstring bags!
The schedule of camps is shown below:
Speed & Agility Camp: July 11 - 15
Football Camp: July 19 - 21
Click here to register, view pricing or more information about each camp.
Acworth Football and Cheerleading Registration
Registration has now begun! Acworth Football and Cheerleading Association provides competitive and instructional football and cheerleading opportunities for children between the ages of three and twelve. Children are divided into single age groups and within those age groups are assigned to teams with kids of similar abilities and experience level. They also provide a 3 & 4 year old Tiny-Tot Flag Football that plays in-park. Tackle football starts at age five.
For more information you can visit the association's website at www.acworthwarriors.com or call 770-974-7093.
Registration can be done online or onsite at one of the following registration dates held at Holbrooks Field. All registrations are from 10:00 a.m. to noon.
- May 21
- June 25
- July 9, 16, or 23
Click here to register online.
Acworth Beach Rentals
The City of Acworth is excited to partner with Acworth Beach Rentals (ABR) again this summer to offer kayak and stand up paddleboard rentals at Cauble Park! Opening day will be Saturday, May 7!
Lake Acworth is the perfect place to relax and spend the day exploring out on the water. Whether you're with friends, family, or simply need a relaxing day by yourself at the lake, ABR strives to provide you with high quality water sport rentals and friendly service! Rentals are held beside Acworth Beach and are available to people 13 and older. Rentals will be available on Saturdays from 10 to 8, Sundays from noon to 8, and weekdays by appointment only. Rental times are subject to change depending on weather.
For more information or to make an appointment, please visit www.acworthbeachrentals.com.
Worlds Largest Inflatable Water Slide
The City of Acworth and Shoreline Entertainment, LLC is proud to announce the return of the World's Largest Inflatable Water Slide at Dallas Landing Park! The park is located at 5120 Allatoona Drive Acworth, 30101. The slide is 36 ft. tall and 175 ft. long. Opening Day is Friday, May 27!
The slide is open Monday through Friday 11:00 a.m.to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday, Sunday and holidays from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. through Monday, September 5. Please note: After August 1, the slide will only be open on weekends and holidays.
Daily Slide Rates are $4.00/person for one slide, $8.00/person for unlimited slides for one hour and $16.00/person for unlimited slides for one day. Please note there is a $5.00 parking fee at Dallas Landing for non-city residents.
Special group pricing is available for groups of 15 or more sliders. Please note that group rates are not available on holidays.
For more information on the slide or to make reservations, visit www.acworthslide.com.
Logan Farm Park Expansion Under Construction
Logan Farm Park is an approximately 120 acre park located in the center of the city. Currently the park encompasses a lighted 1/3 mile walking trial around a multipurpose recreation field with the trail also extending to Cowan Road and Cherokee Street, playground, public restrooms, Amos Durr Community Ball Field, Roberts School Community Center and the Rosenwald School.
As part of the SPLOST park improvements the city is developing another 15 acres of parkland along Cherokee and Taylor streets to expand the park. Included in the improvements are open greenspace encircled by a walking trail which will connect to the existing walking trail in the park. A large community playground, group shelter and restroom facilities will also be constructed.
The Historic House located in Logan Farm Park next to the Parks and Recreation Offices will also be renovated and restored and become a meeting/gathering facility. Construction on the park began in January 2016 and is scheduled to be complete by the end of 2016.
Acworth Depot Signage Unveiling
The Save the Acworth Depot Foundation has purchased a historic marker and interpretative signage to commemorate the Acworth Depot that was located in Downtown Acworth until 1970. The Mayor and Board of Aldermen in partnership with the members of the Save the Acworth Depot Foundation, celebrated with the public in a special unveiling ceremony on Friday, December 4.
Please be sure to stop by the depot pavilion located at the corner of Lemon Street and Main Street to remember a vital part of Acworth’s history!