Free Mulch. Cobb EMC offers free mulch from the clearance maintenance of Cobb EMC power lines. It is available throughout the year and can be delivered when crews are in your area. More info: cobbemc.com/content/request-wood-chips.
Garden Tour at Barrington Hall. Discover how the gardens have been restored, receive gardening tips and learn about heirloom and native plants. Free tour of the historic gardens at Barrington Hall. Begins at the main house back porch. No reservations are necessary. 9:30am. Free. Barrington Hall, 535 Barrington Drive, Roswell. More info: roswellgov.com.
EVERY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
Brew with a View sponsored by Red Hare Brewery. Come out for live music, drinks and a crystal clear view of the square and Kennesaw Mountain from the Cobb Terrace. No cover charge. Age 21+. 7-11pm. Earl and Rachel Smith Strand Theatre, 117 North Park Square, Marietta. More info: 770-293-0080 or www.earlsmithstrand.org.
EVERY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
Marietta Square Farmers Market featuring products that are grown and produced in Georgia, including produce, plants, honey, breads and cheese. Free. Saturday: 9am-12pm; Sunday: 12-3pm. Historic Marietta Square, 65 Church Street, Marietta. More info: 770-499-9393 or www.mariettasquarefarmersmarket.com.
Christian Movie Night. Enjoy a different movie every week with popcorn, candy and soda. 7pm. Admission free. Johnson Ferry Baptist Church Room 272/274, 955 Johnson Ferry Road, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: Debbie.Dellano@jfbc.org.
Glover Park Concert Series featuring The Tams. Bring a picnic and blankets or set up lawn chairs after 4pm. No tarps or tents. Free. 8pm. Glover Park, 50 Park Square, Marietta. More info: 770-794-5601 or www.marietta.com.
JULY 26 & 27
Southeast Homeschool Expo. The expo is devoted entirely to the display, sale and discussion of educational materials with entire exhibit hall displays of materials by the best Christian, secular and specialty publishers. Sessions on getting started, “how to” on different subjects, preparing for college and more. Friday: 10am-7pm; Saturday: 10am-5pm. $10/online; $20/at the door; Children under 18: Free. Cobb Galleria Centre, 2 Galleria Parkway, Atlanta. More info: www.southeasthomeschoolexpo.com.
Coffee with a Cop. Stop by and meet Officer Nathalie Jegg. 11am-12pm. Free. All ages are welcome and no registration is required. East Cobb Library, 4880 Lower Roswell Road, Marietta. More info: 770-509-2730.
JULY 27 & 28
43rd Collectible Glass Show and Sale. Beautiful American made glass from the 1800’s through the depression era and into the mid-century will be featured for sale. Saturday: 10am-5pm; Sunday: 10am-4pm. $8/Adults, free for children under 16. Hudgens Hall, Cobb County Civic Center, 548 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta. More info: psdgc.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
East Cobb Triathlon. This is a qualifier for the championship race at the beginning of October. Choose from 3 distances for the adults and races for children. The swim portion takes place inside the Mountain View Aquatics Center. 7:30am. $30-$70. Mountain View Aquatic Center, 2650 Gordy Parkway, Marietta/East Cobb. More info: www.fivestarntp.com.
Cobb International Festival. In honor of all the unique influences that make our community thrive, Cobb County Parks will host its inaugural International Festival. 10am-4pm. Free. Jim R. Miller Park Event Center, 2245 Callaway Road, Marietta. More info: 770-528-8811 or email@example.com.
Smyrna Summer Concert Series featuring Banks and Shane. Crowd pleasers Banks and Shane are a high energy, hard kick, blow the roof off band that will have the crown dancing the night away under the stars! 6pm. Free or tables available to reserve $40/residents; $50/ non-residents. Village Green, 200 Village Green Circle, Smyrna. More info: 678-631-5540 or www.smyrnacity.com.
Roswell Riverside Sounds Concert Series presents Family & Friends. Free. Food available at event 6-9pm for purchase. Concert runs 7-9pm. Riverside Park, 575 Riverside Road, Roswell. More info: 770-641-3705 or www.roswellriversidesounds.com.