Holiday Sweater Weather


A case of restless family syndrome? We’ve got the cure. Stretch your arms and legs, breathe deep, unwind and reconnect together. ...
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Holiday Sweater Weather2020-11-18T16:46:15-05:00

Acworthy Safe & Fun Halloween Activities


You don't have to miss out on the Halloween fun to safely celebrate the spooky season in Acworth! Check out these old and new Acworthy traditions to have a haunted good time! LOGAN FARM PUMPKIN PATCH Over fifty artists, families, and organizations participated in our first-ever Logan Farm Pumpkin Patch Art Contest! These fall-themed works of art are now on display at Logan Farm Park. As you explore the park to see all the decorated wooden pumpkins, kids can participate in a scavenger hunt to win a bag of goodies. Scavenger hunt cards are available for pick up at ...
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Acworthy Safe & Fun Halloween Activities2021-03-17T14:47:13-05:00



Acworth’s newest outdoor destination, an award-winning interpretive park highlighting the city’s rich Black history, is the perfect destination for history buffs, and lovers of architecture. Doyal Hill Park opened in 2020 and is conveniently located across the street from Logan Farm Park and a short walk from the city’s thriving retail and restaurant districts on Main Street. The park features a paved walking path through public art and in-depth interpretive signs, each telling the stories of community institutions and leaders of Acworth’s Black community. Doyal Hill in the 1970's Named for Acworth’s first Black Alderman, the late ...
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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 Park2022-05-05T02:34:08-05:00

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