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10th Annual Cornerstone Community Challenge
5K Run Walk and Health Fair
October 1st - Saturday
Poplar Square Shopping Center
5886 Wendy Bagwell Pkwy - Hiram


Benefiting Shepherd's Rest Ministries, Inc., Women's Shelter


The run/walk will start in the Poplar Square Shopping Center’s Parking Lot at 5886 Wendy Bagwell Parkway, Hiram, Georgia. The run/walk will continue to include the Silver Comet Trail and will be an event for all ages and abilities. The event will include refreshments, music and a health and business fair for the entire family.


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Eagles Alabama Tribute Concert
September 30th - Friday; 8:00pm
Earl Smith Strand Theatre
Marietta Square
Admission $25.00


Take it to the limit one more time with an Eagles & Alabama tribute show that’ll feel so right, you’ll be singing songs of the south along with your favorite classic rock hits all night long.


Grab yourself a tequila sunrise, snag the best seat in the house, and get ready to enjoy that peaceful easy feeling that comes with listening to the best of Eagles and Alabama! Join Cottle & Stalcup at the Strand for a magical evening of music by the Eagles and Alabama. Members of the band have collectively shared the stage with modern legends such as Zac Brown, Jennifer Nettles and Grace Potter; but for this event they’ll be looking back in an evening of East-meets-West Soft Country Classics.


For Additional Information, Call 770-293-0080.

North Georgia State Fair
September 22nd - October 6th
Jim R Miller Park - Marietta


The 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. All concerts begin at 8 p.m. Concerts FREE with fair admission.


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Facing the Giants
Movie Under the Stars
October 1st - Saturday; 8:00pm
Herschel Jones Middle School


Free Movies - Concession Sales Onsite - Presented by the City of Dallas Parks & Recreation

Hot Roads on Main Street
September 30th - Friday; 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Downtown Douglasville


Hot Rods on Main brings revving entertainment to downtown Douglasville! Come check out some of the area’s coolest classic, muscle, and other high-performance vehicles, or showcase your ride at the coolest event in Douglasville.

Soul Purpose - Motown
September 30th - Friday; 8:00pm
Glover Park - Marietta Square


Soul Purpose are a 7 piece live soul band, recreating the music of the classic soul & motown era, as well as soulifying modern classics. The band has cultivated an esteemed reputation as one of the best Soul bands in the country, gaining an almost religious following from their unforgettable wedding & club performances.


Blankets and lawn chairs may be set up in the park. Personal tables and plastic ground coverings are not permitted in the park, however they may be set up on the street after 5:30 p.m. Bring a picnic dinner or dine in one of the many fine restaurants located on the Square.


For More information, Call 770-794-5601.

48th Great Locomotive Chase Festival
September 30th - October 2nd

Friday - Sunday
Downtown Public Square - Adairsville


Arts and crafts festival in celebration of the events of Andrews' Raiders Civil War escapade. Enjoy carnival rides, craft and vendor booths, music and entertainment, food, plus a parade, pageants, and evening concerts. $3 Admission Fee - Friday and Saturday and FREE on Sunday.


For More Information, Call 770-773-3451

Cedartown Fall Festival
October 1st - Saturday; 9:00am - 3:00pm
Historic Downtown Cedartown


Join us for a fun filled day! The Kiwanis 5K begins at 8:00 a.m. at the Welcome Center on the Silver Comet Trail. The Shriner's Parade starts at 10:00 a.m. and the Cedartown Humane Society Dog Show begins at 11:00 a.m. in front of the park at the corner of Main and East Ware Street.


There will be many art and craft vendors to shop with and a variety of food vendors to choose from. The local merchants will be open, as well.


For Additional Information, Call 770-748-2090.