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GOODlife EVENTS Celebrate America July 2 at 5pm Downtown Woodstock Amphitheater First Baptist of Woodstock presents food trucks, inflatables, live orchestra, and cloggers. fbcw.org/upcomingevents Freedom Celebration July 3 Mount Paran North Church, Marietta Come and celebrate with food trucks, kids zone with inflatables, live entertainment, and fireworks. mtparan.com Pre-Independence Day Celebration of Freedom July 3 from 6-10pm Downtown Kennesaw City of Kennesaw hosting free event with live music, fireworks, festive street entertainment, food vendors, and kids’ activities. www.kennesawjuly3.com July 4th Concert and Fireworks July 4 Cauble Park, Acworth Free event with live music starting at 4pm, food vendors, and a fireworks extravaganza! acworthparksandrecreation.org For our full local Consignment Sale list, visit our website at www.goodlifemagazine.org! 6 goodlifemagazine.org Fourth in the Park July 4 from 10am-10pm The Marietta Square Independence Day parade and celebration, free live concerts, arts and crafts show, food, carnival games, and fireworks finale. Parade starts at 10am at Roswell Street Baptist Church. mariettaga.gov/ Burnt Hickory Elementary Summer Camp July 10-14 Burnt Hickory Baptist Church, Powder Springs Overnight camp in Ocoee, TN for children entering 3rd-6th grades. bhbckids.com World Changers Church Grace Life Conference July 10-14 World Changers Church International, College Park Guest speakers include Creflo Dollar along with Michael Smith, Andrew Wommack, Gregory Dickow, Taffi Dollar, and Tricia Gunn. Special musical guest: Israel Houghton. worldchangers.org NorthStar Family Movie Night July 14 at 7pm Northstar Church, Kennesaw Family outdoor movie night featuring Disney’s “Moana.” northstarchurch.org Wherever You Go July 14-16 (Recurring daily) Due West United Methodist Church, Marietta Brand new musical by Christina Howell & Billy Payne. Based on the book of Ruth, set in turn of the century Chicago and southern Georgia, this musical boasts wonderful new songs and characters that draw you into their story of hope and survival. duewest.org/community/center-for-thearts/ NEEDTOBREATHE at Suntrust Park July 16 Suntrust Park, Atlanta Concert begins after the Braves game. m.mlb.com/braves/tickets/concerts/ needtobreathe City of Acworth Parks and Recreation Department’s Senior Luncheon July 18 and August 15 at noon Roberts School Community and Education Center, Acworth Come join us for lunch, bingo, and other special activities. Free to all senior citizens. Southeast Homeschool Expo July 28-29 Cobb Galleria Centre A two-day expo 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. southeasthomeschoolexpo.com Know of any upcoming events? If so, let us know! Send information to firstname.lastname@example.org
Classic Car Cruise July 29 from 4pm-9pm Main Street in Downtown Acworth All proceeds go to the Horizon Field, an all-inclusive special needs sports facility in Acworth. For more information, contact Jeff Chase at email@example.com. Nautique WWA U.S. Wakeboard National Championships August 3-6 Dallas Landing Park, Acworth Come watch the nation’s best wakeboarders of all ages battle it out on the water for a chance to claim a National title! acworthparksandrec.org The Global Leadership Conference August 10-11 Mount Paran North Church, Marietta Influence 2017 – Join 400,000 people around the world for two days of world-class leadership training. mtparan.com/GLS A Day With Kay August 12 from 8am-5:30pm First Baptist Woodstock Woodstock Women’s Ministry (be)loved presents Kay Author. belovedwomensevent.com/ Pigs & Peaches BBQ Festival August 25 from 6pm-10pm and August 26 from 10am-10pm Adams Park, Kennesaw It’s time once again for festival fans and music lovers to converge for two days of smoked and seasoned barbeque bliss! pigsandpeaches.com Celebrate Freedom September 2 Jim R Miller Park, Marietta Largest free one-day outdoor Christian music festival in Atlanta. celebratefreedom.com/cfatl Holy Smoke Festival September 4 from 10am-3pm Johnson Ferry Baptist Church, Marietta Join us for food, provided by Williamson Brothers BBQ, and family activities, including a 5K Run (9am), bouncy inflatables, car show, silent auction, product vendors, music, games, skydive demonstration, and more! johnsonferry.org july/august 2017 7