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Downtown Destinations Features Acworth For Pilot Episode


 Downtown Destinations showcases downtown districts with an emphasis on history, culture, and entertainment. They highlighted Downtown Acworth for the first episode in their new series. Host Greer Howard explored Depot Park, Acworth Beach at Cauble Park, and the Acworth Community Center. She also savored some good eats and drinks at Henry's Louisana Grill, Fusco's Via Roma, and Brix on Main.  Follow Downtown Destinations on their channel @downtowndestinations for more Acworthy content.

Downtown Destinations Features Acworth For Pilot Episode2020-06-08T10:08:38-05:00

Acworth Awarded Georgia Exceptional Main Street Designation


At the December 5, 2019 Mayor and Council Meeting, the Georgia Main Street program recognized the City of Acworth as a Georgia Exceptional Main Street community. Georgia's Exceptional Main Street communities, also known as GEMS, represent some of the best Main Street Programs that the state has to offer. These Main Streets have gone above and beyond expectations by making a strong and positive impact in their communities. Acworth is now one of eighteen Georgia cities recognized with the GEMS distinction. The Director of the Office of Downtown Development with Georgia Department of Community Affairs Jessica Reynolds addressed Mayor ...
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Acworth Awarded Georgia Exceptional Main Street Designation2020-05-27T15:35:03-05:00

Acworth “Plugs In” To Green Travel Options


Acworth now offers additional amenities for those seeking to reduce their carbon footprint, but not limit their ability to explore. Travelers and locals alike will now find twelve new Tesla charging stations in the Baker Road Corridor at the corner of Baker Road and Lake Acworth Drive. Tesla chose this location for their world’s fastest charging network due to its proximity to Interstate 75 and surrounding hotels for overnight travelers. While charging their cars, visitors will find several restaurants and entertainment opportunities in the surrounding area. Tesla even offers an app for consumers’ smartphones that notifies them when their vehicle ...
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Acworth “Plugs In” To Green Travel Options2020-05-27T15:38:53-05:00

History Comes to Life at Acworth Depot Park


Acworth was the second city to be founded in all of Cobb County, preceded only by Marietta. There’s a lot of history here, and a lot of stories to be told. And this spring, those stories will come to life at a brand-new destination on the corner of Main and Lemon streets: Depot Park ...
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History Comes to Life at Acworth Depot Park2020-05-27T15:55:25-05:00

5 New Reasons To Put Acworth on Your Travel Bucket List


Acworth may be metro Atlanta’s best-kept travel secret, but we have a feeling that’s about to change, because this little town has a lot going on. Here’s why you should put it on your list this year....
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5 New Reasons To Put Acworth on Your Travel Bucket List2020-06-08T10:04:24-05:00

The Inspiring Story of Acworth Depot Park


The story of how Acworth Depot Park came to be is also about the history of Acworth itself. The Depot was the lifeblood of Acworth for years. But by the mid-century, the interstate highway system had ushered in a new era in transportation. ...
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The Inspiring Story of Acworth Depot Park2020-05-27T16:03:35-05:00

America’s 100 Best Restaurants for a Big Night Out: Acworth Makes the List!


Choosing a restaurant to celebrate your family's special occasion is a very important decision.  OpenTable, the restaurant reservations system, is simplifying your choices by putting together a list generated by real people, like you.  America’s 100 Best Restaurants for a Big Night Out includes the top 100 restaurants based on reviews from regular people who took the time to reflect and post online about their dining experience.  The focus is placed not only on delicious food and drink, but also on service and overall ambiance. We are extremely proud of our very own Chef Henry Chandler and Henry's Louisiana Grill ...
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America’s 100 Best Restaurants for a Big Night Out: Acworth Makes the List!2020-05-27T15:31:06-05:00

Why Acworth is a Metro-Atlanta Foodie Destination


Hey Georgia Food Lovers: watch this video to find out why a group of top GA chefs selected beautiful downtown Acworth GA as their culinary home base. Featured restaurants are: Dogwood Terrace, Fish Thyme, Fusco's Via Roma, Gabriel's at the Old Mill, and Henry's Louisiana Grill. Downtown Acworth is a new destination for great restaurants. Where else do you get a collection of chef-driven eating establishments in a quaint small town setting. Foodies rejoice!

Why Acworth is a Metro-Atlanta Foodie Destination2020-06-08T10:02:37-05:00

Atlanta Kayaker’s Dream Spot


Submitted by @KayakJeff Kayakers have found a new home in Acworth, Georgia, the perfect place for those who love to be out on the water. The Lake City is located just 30 minutes north of Atlanta and features two lakes to choose from when you are planning your kayaking trip. You won’t believe the beautiful scenery along the shores of Lake Acworth and Lake Allatoona. I love to escape for an hour paddle or spend half the day on the water if I decide to. Most places don’t have that kind of versatility. I can’t think of a better ...
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Atlanta Kayaker’s Dream Spot2020-06-16T12:20:48-05:00

Top 11 Patios in Acworth – Foodies Rejoice!


  In Acworth, we love the crisp mornings that make us want to spend our days outside enjoying a long walk on one of our many nature trails under the canopy of yellow, orange and red leaves. The cool evening breezes make dining outside a must, especially for foodies that love trying new places. Fortunately, we have a wonderful variety of patios to choose from that will delight any pallet. Here are 11 patios that will be essential for you to visit this spring and fall in Acworth! BRIX on Main: Located on Main Street in Historic Downtown Acworth, this ...
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Top 11 Patios in Acworth – Foodies Rejoice!2020-06-08T10:55:51-05:00