School’s out and Summer break has just begun, but your kiddos may already be getting restless! Frugal FunMom is back again to pack your summer with educational, active and fun events that are only a quick drive away and FREE or, at the very least, cheap!
Saturday, May 28
Marietta Square Farmers’ Market. Featuring Georgia-grown, made, and produced products! This market includes a range of fruits and vegetables that can’t be found in the grocery store, staples such as potatoes and onions, local honey and flowers, and even delicious desserts and fresh-squeezed lemonade.
Location: Marietta Square/Glover Park, 50 Park Square, Marietta.
For More Info: http://www.mariettasquarefarmersmarket.com/
Sunday, May 29
Music in the East Cobb Park. During the Bach to Rock event, enjoy performances of local young people and introduce your children of all ages to a variety of musical instruments and styles for a delightful experience.
Location: East Cobb Park, 3322 Roswell Road, Marietta.
For More Info: https://www.eastcobbpark.org/calendar/
Monday, May 30
Roswell Remembers Memorial Day. Visit the largest Memorial Day ceremony in Georgia! Kids will enjoy the food, live music, and military program that includes a 21-gun salute. The official program begins at 11 am; live music and Food Truck (for purchase) will begin at the conclusion of the program.
Time: 10 am displays open; 11am official start of program.
Location: Roswell City Hall, 38 Hill Street, Roswell.
For More Info: https://bremenrotary.org/story/6236
Tuesday, May 31
Marietta Fire Museum. Check out the ins and outs of firefighting up close with a trip that will amaze kids of all ages. Along with learning fire safety, visitors also get to see the current station as well as antique firefighting equipment.
Time: 8 am-5 pm
Location: Marietta Fire Museum, 112 Haynes St. (Fire Station #1) Marietta.
For More Info: https://www.mariettaga.gov/189/Fire-Museum
Wednesday, June 1
Movie: Disney’s Encanto at the Sewell Mill Library. Come watch Encanto at in the Community Room and beat the summer heat for a bit.
Location: Sewell Mill Library, 2051 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta.
Wednesday, June 2
Kids Bowl Free is a national program designed by bowling centers to give back to the community. Children (ages 15 and under) registered in the program get to bowl two games for free Monday through Saturday during the summer at their local bowling alley. Get them off the couch, away from the tablet and smartphone and out on the lanes having fun!
When: Monday-Friday: Noon-5pm; Saturday 10am-Noon
Cost: Free; Registration Required
Location: Stars and Strikes, 10010 GA 92, Woodstock
For more info & registration: https://www.starsandstrikes.com/kids-bowl-free/
Friday, June 3
Marietta Square Art Walk. Art Walk is a free self-guided walking tour of the Marietta Square’s galleries, museums, cultural venues, restaurants and businesses.
Location: Marietta Square, Marietta
For more info: https://www.artwalkmarietta.com/about